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Mixed Media Stitching Workshop with Susan Beck

November 8 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Make art with your sewing machine. Construct a mini art quilt that that lets you mix art and sewing techniques to express your creativity. A mixed media piece, this project features a variety of embellishment techniques including easy free-motion stitching, sewing on paper, simple quilting, and couching. Designed to appeal to all levels of sewers, this project is a great introduction to mixed media sewing and the use of specialty presser feet.

This event is open to all brands of sewing machine owners. Limited seating of 16 people per day. Sign up early to guarantee your space.

Friday, November 8, 2019 or
Saturday, November 9, 2019

Fee: $99 + $20 fabric & thread kit fee, includes lunch

Mixed Media Sewing Supply List

  • Your sewing machine, power cord, foot control and accessories, including 2 empty bobbins
  • Basic sewing tools including scissors, pins and/or clips, and fabric marker.
  • Double Needle, size 90/ 3.0

Bernina Presser Feet & Attachments:

  • Bernina Edgestitch Foot #10/10C/10D
  • Bernina Cordonnet Foot #11
  • Bernina Button Sew-On Foot #18 
  • Bernina Open Embroidery Foot #20/20C/20D
  • Bernina Braiding Foot #21
  • Bernina Clear Applique Foot #23 
  • Bernina Freehand Embroidery #24
  • Bernina Cording Feet #22 and #25
  • Bernina Piping Foot #38
  • Bernina Clear Embroidery Foot #39/39C
  • Bernina Decorative Stitches and Pintuck Foot #46C
  • Bernina Roller Foot #51
  • Bernina Pintuck Cording Attachment
  • Bernina Right Seam Guide (included with machine)

Husqvarna Viking Presser Feet & Attachments:

  • Viking Edge Joining Foot
  • Viking Clear B Foot
  • Viking Button Sew-On Foot
  • Viking Open Toe Foot
  • Viking Three Hole Yarn Foot
  • Viking Open Toe Spring Action Foot
  • Viking Braiding Foot
  • Viking 5 Groove Pintuck Foot
  • Viking Right Seam Guide (included with machine)

Pfaff Presser Feet & Attachments:

  • Pfaff Narrow Edge Foot
  • Pfaff Button Sew-On Foot
  • Pfaff Open Toe Foot
  • Pfaff Couching/Braiding Foot
  • Pfaff Open-Toe Free-Motion Spring Foot
  • Pfaff 3 Hole Yarn Foot
  • Pfaff 9mm Pintuck Foot with Decorative Stitch Guide
  • Pfaff Right Seam Guide (included with machine)


Susan Beck Biography

Susan has been crafting with fabric, needle and thread since she was a young child and holds a bachelor’s degree in textiles and clothing along with a master’s degree in design. She likes all types of sewing but her favorite is mixed media – mixing fabric, paper, fibers, ephemeral mementos, photographs, trinkets, charms, etc. Having worked in the industry for over 20 years as an educator, writer, and editor for BERNINA of America, Susan is now a freelance teacher, blogger, and designer. She is the owner of sewfeet.com, where she blogs and teaches about all types of sewing, focusing on using your sewing machine and presser feet to improve your sewing and expand your creativity.

Susan is the author of “The BIG Book of Feet” and “The BIG Book of Embroidery”.

Can’t make it to one of our classes? Try an online class from MyBluprint.com and learn at home on your schedule!