We remember 10% of what we read or hear, 50% of what we see, and nearly 100% of what we do.
For over 10 years, we have been dedicated to teaching the quilting, embroidery, and sewing world about thread, needles, tension, and successful sewing.
10% effective: Reading the newsletters or by attending a seminar.
50% effective: Watching 100+ educational videos on our website.
100% effective: Hands-on guided experience. We realize that 99% of our customers cannot attend our School of Threadology. Therefore, to provide actual hands-on education to you, in your home, we have developed Superior University. Think of it as independent study or correspondence study or distance learning. As with all our education efforts (newsletter, videos, seminars, School of Threadology), Superior University has been designed to teach everything we know at a not-for-profit price.
Our Purpose To help you expand your knowledge and skills in sewing-related techniques and learn to successfully use products you have not previously used.
Our Method Each month we will send you a carefully designed project including selected products. You will receive a simple pattern and easy-to-follow instructions to create a project. Many projects will include a product or technique you may have never tried before.
Our Goal: To help you increase your knowledge and use of threads and related products which will add more possibilities to your projects.
Estimated Time Requirement Only 30 to 90 minutes per project.
Program Length Superior University is an ongoing program with no ending. You may cancel at any time
Materials included in the Starter Kit with Course 101
-- Lab Book (3-ring binder with page protectors)
-- Our new 96-page color booklet, What Makes Us Superior, which includes numerous Reference Guides
-- Thread Therapy with Dr. Bob DVD ($19.95 value)
-- ByAnnie's Soft N Stable (1/2 yard 18" x 58")
-- Superior Topstitch Needles (assortment pack of five needles and includes four different needle sizes)
-- One spool of Bottom Line thread which you will use on monthly projects
-- One time Supply Fee for above items: $29.95 including shipping (USA addresses).
Not included are fabric (we know you have plenty) and basic sewing supplies.
Tuition $16.95 per month including shipping to U.S. addresses. (Shipment charges apply to international destinations) Includes the monthly project, featured thread and/or products for that month’s project, pattern, and instructions.
The Small Print:
Open enrollment. Start in either March, June, Sept., or December. Stop anytime. No contract. No registration fees/federal excise taxes/dealer prep/fuel surcharges, destination charges, or other fast-talking hidden charges. Additional items cannot be added to Superior University.
Below are several examples of what you will create during your studies at Superior University:
Clutch Purse using Kimono Silk
Decorative Pillow using Texture Magic
Coaster using Razzle Dazzle
Greeting card using Rainbows
Pincushion using King Tut
Craft Apron using So Fine #30
Water Bottle Cozy using Charlotte’s Fusible Web, Metallic, and So Fine #50
Thread Fabric using numerous threads and Dissolve-4X
How do I enroll? First, make sure you have a login account at www.superiorthreads.com. If you don't have an account yet, please sign up. Once you have an account, simply go to the Superior University enrollment page and purchase the subscription. The first month you will have the materials fee ($29.95) plus Course 101 tuition ($16.95). Shipping is included to U.S. addresses. Subsequent months will be only the tuition fee of $16.95 which includes shipping (USA addresses).
Contact Trish with questions via email or call 435.256.6416 or 877.505.4551 for the direct University enrollment phone line.