Class Schedule

When you purchase a machine at Ken's Sewing Center our customer service does not stop there. Your purchase comes with 1000 free lessons so that you may learn how to operate every function of your machine. In addition, we offer a variety of classes and seminars including, but not limited to, machine embroidery, software, quilting, and basic sewing. The staff and teachers at Ken's Sewing Center strive to make your class not only a fun learning experience but one where you can exchange ideas with others who share your hobby. We are always open to new ideas for classes, so please let us know if you are interested in a particular sewing topic.

Here's a current list of classes and upcomng events scheduled:

The American Quilter's Society Fall 2019 Quilt Show & Contest is in beautiful Paducah, Kentucky from September 11-14.  Ken's Sewing Center has 6 booth stock full of the latest and greatest from Janome.  All Janome items will have rebates for this special quilt show.  Call Ken's today for more information and we hope to see you soon!

Ken's Sewing Center will have a 2 Full Booths of The Grace Companies products in Paducah, KY from September 11-14.   We will be demonstrating the latest Grace Company Qnique Longarm Quilting machines and accessories.  Show specials and rebates are going on for this great event.  Call us today to secure the longarm or Grace product you have been looking for!

Ken's Sewing Center is excited to announce that Bernina has reached out to us to host The Bernina Quilt Academy for the 2nd year in a row. Like before space is limited so get your application in ASAP.

There will be two sessions offered but participants will only be required to attend one of these. THERE ARE ONLY 16 SPACES AVAILABLE! This is a HANDS-ON CLASS with a Bernina instructor using the Bernina Q20. The attendees will not be required to bring anything to the Academy as machines and kits will be shipped in for this event.

Bernina will be hand-selecting the participants in order to have diverse feedback. A deposit of $75 upon Bernina's application approval and acceptance by you will be required. However, in appreciation of our customers, Ken's Sewing Center will return this deposit to you upon the completion of the Academy. After acceptance to the Academy you will be emailed the specifics. Entering an application does not obligate the applicant to accept the position.

To ensure that you will be considered for a spot in the Academy, fill out and send your application in today! Fill it out and click submit. Applications will be accepted through August 26, 2018
If you should have any questions, please email or call 256-381-0161.

Click the link below to fill out the Bernina Academy Application.

Come see Ken's at the AQS Quilt Show this September 11-14 in Paducah, KY.  Not only will you get the best prices on Janome products but this year is a special treat brought to you by Janome.  Meet Cake Boss star Mauro Castano of the Cake Boss as he presents and cuts the World's largest Quilt Cake!  Click link to send in your submission for the actual design.   You could win a trip to Carlo's Bakery and more!



Meets every Thursday 10 am – 4 pm (no holidays)
Come join us and work on your own projects or participate in doing charity projects by hand or by machine.
In 2019 so far, we have made 47 pillowcases for the Room In The Inn (association that helps the homeless in our community).
We have made 28 reading pocket pillows for the following organizations: Safeplace (for children from abusive homes), One Place (for children from sexual and physical abuse situations), The Healing Place (for children who have lost a loved one), and the Cramer Children’s Center (for children who have experienced abuse).
We are making quilts now to give to the Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department for them to carry in their vehicles to give to children when they have to pick them up from bad situations

Brother Luminaire Club
Holiday Guest Towel
Wednesday, October 9, 2019, 10 am
Free – No Charge just buy your supplies at Ken’s Sewing Center
Linen Towel starched heavily or use Terial Magic
Christmas ornament fabric 6” x 6” piece
You will use design Category 1, section 13, pattern 065 above your ornament from the Luminaire Brother machine
Luminaire embroidery machine and embroidery unit in good clean working condition, power cord, accessory box, scanning frame, and wired mouse (optional), accessory box with all accessories
Hoop: 5 x 7 hoop
Needles: Organ #11
Thread: Embroidery Thread – Colors to match your Christmas fabric
Pre-would bobbins
Feet: Embroidery Foot
Scissors: Embroidery Snips that will cut fabric and thread
Stabilizer: Floriani Heat n Sta or Ken’s Fuse N Tear
Spool Stand for your Luminaire
General Sewing Supplies
This will be designed in the My Design Center mode of your Luminaire.
Please have your name on all items that you bring to class.

Brother Luminaire Club
Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 10 am
Free – No Charge just buy your supplies at Ken’s Sewing Center
Supplies for one placemat:
Floriani or Ken’s No Show Mesh 15” x 25”
Floriani Embroidery Batting or Warm & Natural 15” x 25”
Background Fabric 15”x 25”
Backing and border Fabric 19” x 24”
Luminaire Embroidery machine and embroidery unit in good clean working condition, power cord, foot
control, accessory box, scanning frame and wired mouse (optional)
Hoop: 10 5/8” x 16”
Needles: Organ #11
Thread: Embroidery Thread – I used Floriani Thread Ecru 720, Orange 534, Green 237
Pre-wound bobbins
Feet: Embroidery Foot
Open Toe Foot
Scissors: Fabric
Embroidery Snips
Spool Stand for your Luminaire
General Sewing Supplies plus Rotary Cutter and Cutting Ruler 6” x 24”
This will be designed in the My Design Center mode of your Luminaire.

Please let me know if you are coming so we can have enough places for everyone.

Phyllis Massenburg



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