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Neal's Monthly Classes

Neal's has several classes that meet every month.  
There is no long term commitment required. 
Come to as many as you like as often as you can.  
Pick the class that suits your sewing needs. 

In February Leslie showed this pieced zipper pouch. Pictured is the of 4 sizes.  
                 Kimberbell FREE Demo
The Kimberbell Design Company has a monthly club that takes a special design and uses that to create a quick and easy project.  Leslie will show you each month how to create the project of the month.  If you have an embroidery machine, you will want to attend this free demo each month
When you come to the demo you will receive FREE the design needed for the project so please bring a USB stick so you can receive the design.
      Classes Meet 1st Wednesday of the Month
                                    10am  OR   2pm

In the Maiden Voyage of In Stitches With Mary, Mary showed 3 different projects for you to make.  A "Keep It Handy Organizer", a Needle Saver Cushion and a Spinning Spools Table Topper.  If you were unable to attend and would like a copy of the instructions, they are only $5.  Just contact Mary or the store at 563-263-4543.

          In Stitches with Mary Club
There's a new club in town.  Mary Maurer is the leader of this club which is for all sewists.  No special machines needed.  Each month Mary will share a project or 2 for you to make for yourself or as a gift.  As we all know, hand made gifts are the most special of all gifts.
           Classes Meet 2nd Wednesday of the Month 
                                    10am  OR   2pm

               Quilters Rule Club
Leslie hosts a club for the quilter in all of you.  Quilters Rule is not only the name of the club, it's a state of mind.  Each month Leslie will share with you a new ruler, pattern, or technique for making your quilting more fun.  
Quilters Rule meets: 3rd Wednesday at 10am
Class Fee:   $5.00
No Quilters Rule in February

                           May 2018
In May, Leslie worked with paper piecing.  Showing you different techniques you can use for easier paper piecing.  Leslie will showed you don't have to be afraid of paper piecing anymore

 In November  Jeanette showed many projects in a mini trunk show while discussing the different stabilizers available and when to use them.   If you would like directions for this please call the store or e-mail at

                  Neal's FREE                               Embroidery Demo
Machine embroidery is the focus of Neal's Embroidery Demos.  Each month Jeanette shows a specific technique, tool, or project that revolves around embroidery. This is your chance to bring your questions about machine embroidery. And we encourage you to share your creative projects with all of us.  Topics discussed will include stabilizers, needles, threads, etc.  
Embroidery Demo meets:
4th Wednesday at 10am or 2pm and it's FREE!
On Hiatus until March 2020

In November for the retirement of Jane's Creative Club, Jane showed how to make a zipper bag with a vinyl See-thru Window, a Quilted Trivet, and a Microwave Hot Bowl hot Pad for either cereal bowls or casseroles.  Great Gifts!
Former Jane's Creative Club
Jane's Creative Club has been a wealth of creative ideas for 25 years!  As they say.... All good things must come to an end.  After much deliberation Jane has decided it is time to retire from Creative club in November 2019.  You can still get past Creative Club instructions.
Jane has archived all of her clubs since 2012 and you can purchase any of the instructions for only $5.00 each.  To purchase any of the club instructions you can contact Jane at: or call the store at 563-263-4543
Be sure to tell us the month and year of the club you would like.

To see pictures of all Jane's Creative Clubs since 2012