Sewing Classes at Stonemountain & Daughter Fabrics


Our adult sewing classes offer something for seamsters of every skill level!  Please click on a class title below to view its description, cost and dates.  Class sizes are small and spaces fill quickly - Register today! Need help deciding which class is best for you? Contact the store during business hours for personal assistance.
 
Intro to Sewing
30   - Crash Course Intro
35   - Super Fun Pillow Case
101 - Beginning & Beyond
102 - Mini Beginning & Beyond - Kwik Start!
 

250 - Creative Sewing Lab/Lounge
250 Series - Creative Sewing LAB Series - Individual projects - work with an instructor at your own pace!
Take one or many!


Youth and Family Sewing

900 - Summer Sew Camp Series
940 - After School Sewing Club
Sewing Techniques
99 - All About Textiles
290 - Sewing Knit Fabics
302 - Hems
303 - Couture Techniques
304 - Collars
305 - Manipulations with Darts
306 - Fancy Footwork - Presser Feet
311 - Fearless Zippers
312 - Perfect Seams
313 - Pleats & Tucks
314 - Easy Bindings & Facings
316 - Ruffles! Ruffles! Ruffles!
320 - Sewing "Difficult" Fabrics
358 - Essential Hand Stitches
365 - Nouveau Sashiko
390 - Intro to Serger / Overlock
423 - How to Work with Vinyl and Oilcloth - Make a Wallet!
Patterns, Fitting, and Design
401 - Intro to Design
505 - Well-Fitted Pants Pattern
510 - Intro to Draping
520 - Fit Lab - L. Maynard
531 - Copying Ready to Wear
531 - Copying Ready to Wear
550 - Create a Block / Sloper
590 - Duct Tape Dress Form



 
Time To Quilt
705 - Quilt As You Go
712 - Freeform Quiltmaking
714 - Patchwork Ric - Rac
724 - Scraps in Black
719 - Paper Piecing A
724 - Log Cabin Quilt Block
730 -  Chinese Coins in Blue
749 - Hand Quilt Stitches
751 - Finish Your Quilt
752 - Quilt Top, Batting, Back
760 - Take 5
765 - Landscape Quilt
Unique Garments
395 - T-Shirt Workshop
507 - Pencil Skirt
602 - Best T-Shirt Ever - Betzina
612 - Creative Corsets
625 - Art To Wear
631 - Tutus For All Ages and Events
690 - Felted Wool Jacket











 
Specialty Classes
310 - Curtains and Shades
415 - Crafty Buisness
416 - Crafty Biz - Etsy
421 - Machine Maintenance
450 - Ribbon Flowers
620 - Fabric Treatments - dyes +


 
 
 
 

Which class do I take?


We offer many sewing classes to fit your level. Class sizes are small and spaces fill quickly - Register today!  Need help deciding which class is best for you?  Check out the detailed listings of our classes below to learn more. Or contact the store during business hours for personal assistance. We look forward to sewing with you!

Intro to Sewing
Get started sewing! For absolute beginners, we have new classes about reading
patterns, learning about fabrics, sewing machine basics, and easy project-based
classes to start. Enthusiastic beginners will love our popular ongoing 101 class
series and our new favorite Make a Great Skirt class! Conquer your fears
about sewing and get started today in one of our friendly, easy sessions!

Sewing Techniques
Take your skills to the next level with exciting classes on zippers, sergers, hand
sewing, and garment construction techniques! Learn about challenging fabrics like
knits, silkies, and sheers or brush up on your mending! Take your sewing from great to phenomenal!

Unique Garments
Learn to make special garments in these classes! Learn to Sew Vintage!
Learn to Make a felted Wool Coat or make the Artemis Coat or Lily Jacket.

Patterns, Fitting & Design

Conquer those fitting issues with classes like "All About Fit!" Make a pair of pants
tailored to your unique shape... Learn to make a block / sloper to help you alter
and design your own patterns! From the indispensable duct tape dress form to
recycling your clothing, there's a special class here for every garment seamster.

Creative Sewing Lab/Lounge
This is your sewinig studio away from home! Come get advice and tips on your own project while using our large cutting tables, new sewing machines, new serger/overlock machines and dress forms. Is there a class that you don’t see, a garment you want to make, or a simple home decorating project you’d like a hand with? With a sewing consultant at your side you can focus on fitting, cutting, technique, tailoring, using a serger, home-decoration projects - anything.
Prerequisite: Basic machine sewing skills - Ages 11 - 111  

Time to Quilt
From beginner's freeform patchwork to making the stunning "color me white" quilt,
we have a quilt class to make everyone smile!
Learn paper piecing, quilt as you go, or polish up your binding skills!

Youth Sewing Camps
Our overwhelmingly popular youth sewing summer camps continue! Kids age 9 to 15
learn sewing machine basics, reading a commercial pattern, and make an item of
clothing or a simple accessory like a tote or a pillow. So much fun!
Get a group of friends together and check it out!
 
Specialty Classes

So many fun classes to take you beyond...  Make Bags or your Holiday projects here! 
Are your sewing or craft projects selling? - Learn crafty business know how in our Crafty Business and Crafty 2 - Selling on Etsy!
Finally learn how to clean and oil your machine - yourself!

Pictures from our Classes



Here is Alice Elliot teaching one of our students!

Alice is one of Stonemountain & Daughter's founding teachers and has been teaching here for seventeen years. Doesn't it look like they are having fun? That could be you!
Our class size is usually under ten students, so make sure to sign up early, as they do fill up quickly.


Stonemountain and Daughter works hard to bring you a variety of exciting classes. We keep our classes small, so that you get a lot of personal attention.  Our classes are usually under seven students!
Come enjoy our sewing classes for clothes, fitting, quilting, and beginning sewing. From garment construction to draping and design, we have classes for the creative sewer.
2014 SEWING CLASSES - Stonemountain & Daughter Fabrics
Call 510-845-6106 to sign up today!

  VIEW OUR CLASS CALENDAR
a student pins a garment on a mannequin in class
 

Sewing Classes
Registration & Policies
Teachers and classroom

Improve your sewing experience with classes tailored to suit YOUR needs!  We offer classes for every level from Beginning to Advanced.  Call us to today to register: 1-866-4SEW-FUN.


With over 150 Classes to choose from, there is a class for every sewer's interest!
  Our printed class brochure is also available at Stonemountain & Daughter Fabrics.
 
Pick it up in our store or email your name and address and we will happily send you one.

Sewing classes are centrally located in Berkeley, CA.
Come join our sewing community!


VIEW OUR CLASS CALENDAR


Here are some students from our Beginning and Beyond 101 class
Join them - Jump in and learn to sew! We have many sessions for you to join!