If you purchased your machine at Steves:

When you purchase your machine at Steves, you also get Guide Lessons with one of our top instructors.  Not only will you learn how to use your machine, but you’ll also learn how to make the best possible use of your machine's capabilities—to get the highest value from your purchase.   Register for your lesson below.  Five dollars holds your spot which will be returned to you in the form of a gift certificate when you arrive.  In this way, our guide lessons are complimentary to all who purchase their machines here at Steves.

If you purchased a top-of-the-line machine (Bernina 880, Bernina 790, BabyLock Destiny, Janome 15000) from Steves, you're entitled to private guide lessons with Shannon Strain.  Please contact her directly to schedule your lesson.  Her email address is Shannon@StevesSewAndVac.com.

If you did not purchase your machine at Steves: 

You can still take advantage of our superior instruction.  Simply call the store to register (see phone numbers to the left).  We’ll be happy to schedule your lesson and get you registered.  The current prices for Guide Lessons are as follows:
  • Mechanical machines & sergers: $60
  • Computerized machines: $125
  • Embroidery machines: $95
  • Mid-line and above machines (2 private lessons - 4 hours): $600




Guide Lessons


SEVERAL SESSIONS OFFERED: X. Thursday, January 5 2:00-4:00pm Y. Monday, January 9 6:30-8:30pm A. Wednesday, February 1 6:30-8:30pm B. Thursday, February 16 2:00-4:00pm C. Thursday, March 2 6:30-8:30pm D. Monday, March 20 2:00-4:00pm E. Monday, April 3 6:30-8:30pm F. Wednesday, April 19 2:00-4:00pm G. Wednesday, May 3 2:00-4:00pm H. Monday, May 22 6:30-8:30pm

Cost: $ 5.00
SEVERAL SESSIONS OFFERED: Z. Thursday, January 12 2:00-4:00pm A. Thursday, January 5 6:30-8:30pm B.Thursday, February 2 2:00-4:00pm C. Thursday, February 16 6:30-8:30pm D. Monday, March 6 2:00-4:00pm E. Monday, March 20 6:30-8:30pm F. Wednesday, April 5 2:00-4:00pm G. Wednesday, April 19 6:30-8:30pm H. Wednesday, May 3 6:30-8:30pm I. Monday, May 22 2:00-4:00pm

Cost: $ 5.00
SEVERAL SESSIONS OFFERED: Y. Wednesday, January 4 6:30-8:30pm Z. Monday, January 23 2:00-4:00pm A. Monday, February 6 2:00-4:00pm B. Monday, February 20 6:30-8:30pm C. Monday, March 13 2:00-4:00pm D. Thursday, March 23 6:30-8:30pm E. Monday, April 10 2:00-4:00pm F. Monday, April 24 6:30-8:30pm G. Monday, May 1 6:30-8:30pm H. Thursday, May 25 2:00-4:00pm

Cost: $ 5.00
SEVERAL SESSIONS OFFERED: Y. Wednesday, January 4 2:00-4:00pm Z. Monday, January 23 6:30-8:30pm A. Monday, February 6 6:30-8:30pm B. Thursday, February 23 2:00-4:00pm C. Monday, March 13 6:30-8:30pm D. Thursday, March 23 2:00-4:00pm E. Monday, April 10 6:30-8:30pm F. Monday, April 24 2:00-4:00pm G. Monday, May 1 2:00-4:00pm H. Thursday, May 25 6:30-8:30pm

Cost: $ 5.00
SEVERAL SESSIONS OFFERED: T. Friday, January 6 2:00-4:00pm U. Monday, January 16 6:30-8:30pm A. Monday, February 13 2:00-4:00pm B. Thursday, February 23 6:30-8:30pm C. Wednesday, March 15 2:00-4:00pm D. Wednesday, March 22 6:30-8:30pm E. Monday, April 17 2:00-4:00pm F. Wednesday, April 26 6:30-8:30pm G. Monday, May 8 2:00-4:00pm H. Wednesday, May 24 6:30-8:30pm

Cost: $ 5.00
SEVERAL SESSIONS OFFERED: X. Monday, January 9 2:00-4:00pm Y. Thursday, January 12 6:30-8:30pm A. Thursday, February 2 6:30-8:30pm B. Monday, February 20 2:00-4:00pm C. Monday, March 6 6:30-8:30pm D. Thursday, March 22 2:00-4:00pm E. Wednesday, April 5 6:30-8:30pm F. Sunday, April 9 11:30-1:30pm G. Saturday, May 13 1:00-3:00pm H. Friday, May 26 6:30-8:30pm

Cost: $ 5.00
SEVERAL SESSIONS OFFERED: W. Thursday, December 8 6:30-8:30pm X. Sunday, January 8 10:00am-12:00pm Y. Thursday, January 12 6:30-8:30pm A. Wednesday, February 1 2:00-4:00pm B. Thursday, February 9 6:30-8:30pm C. Thursday, March 2 2:00-4:00pm D. Thursday, March 16 6:30-8:30pm E. Monday, April 3 2:00-4:00pm F. Thursday, April 13 6:30-8:30pm G. Friday, May 26 2:00-4:00pm H. Thursday, May 18 6:30-8:30pm

Cost: $ 5.00
SEVERAL SESSIONS OFFERED: W: Friday, January 6 6:30-8:30pm X: Monday, January 16 2:00-4:00pm A. Monday, February 13 6:30-8:30pm B. Friday, February 24 2:00-4:00pm C. Wednesday, March 15 6:30-8:30pm D. Monday, March 27 2:00-4:00pm E. Monday, April 17 6:30-8:30pm F. Wednesday, April 26 2:00-4:00pm G.Monday, May 8 6:30-8:30pm H. Wednesday, May 24 2:00-4:00pm

Cost: $ 5.00