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Classroom Policies 

If you have any questions about classes, please contact Jeanette via email at Jeanette@highsewciety.com, or via phone at 847-738-8799

Any students who may be experiencing flu like symptoms or who are not comfortable in a public setting should not attend our in store classes. 


Thank you for selecting one of our classes. We look forward to working with you and sharing the joy of learning new skills. Note the following policies about our classes:

  • Please be sure we have a valid email address when registering and check your email regularly for updates.
  • If you are unable to attend a class for which you are registered, please contact us at least 48 hours prior to the start of class.  Refunds will not be given within 48 hours of the class start time.
  •  After you have registered for a class, if we cancel or reschedule you are entitled to a full refund of the class fee. We will do our best to notify you of cancellation or delays.   
  • When the minimum number of students for a class is not met the class may be canceled.  We will contact you if this occurs. 
  •  Please help support our shop by purchasing supplies with us. It is important to begin with appropriate materials and we make every effort to carry the specific items requested by your instructor. We depend on those purchases to keep our classroom open.  
  •  Do not bring guests or children to class unless they are attending as a paid student. 
  •  As a courtesy to your fellow classmates and our staff do not wear cologne or scented lotions when in our shop. Many people are very allergic to these scents.
  •  Always silence your cell phone while in class.  If you must take a call, please step out of the classroom so as not to disrupt the flow.
Sampler Quilt - Beginner Next Steps
- Mar 04, 2024 10:30 am

Everything beginner quilters need to succeed! We will learn some of the basic building blocks that so many quilt patterns use - half square triangles, flying geese, 9-patch, log cabin, and correct border application. We will make the Sampler Quilt from Alex Anderson's Start Quilting book, which will give you a good foundation for starting on your quilting journey.

Cost: $ 70.00
Mini Christmas Tree
- Sep 16, 2024 10:30 am

Use your scraps and a background fabric to make this sweet Christmas tree wall hanging or table topper made from log cabin blocks. Learn how to make log cabin blocks, or learn how to perfect them if you have made them before. What colors will your Christmas tree be? Red and green? Blue and silver? Aqua and peach? Many possibilities!

Cost: $ 70.00