Get Crafty!

415: Start Your Own Crafty Business I

Have you always wanted to start your own business but didn’t know how? This fun and informative class will teach you the basics on starting your own crafty business.

Cost: $ 20.00
416: Crafty Business 2 - Selling on Etsy with Nicole Vasbinder

Learn to sell your handmade items on Etsy!

Cost: $ 30.00
417: Marketing and Managing Your Own Craft/Design-Based Business

Learn to better market your own crafted or self-designed products so they stand out in the crowded retail landscape.

431: Hand Embroidery Lecture and Lounge with Dianna LaFerry

Come for a short lecture about outline embroidery and its applications and a relaxing Q&A where you can stitch and get project support.

Cost: $ 20.00
435: Beginning Embroidery with Dianna LaFerry

Beginners and those needing a refresher will enjoy learning basic outline embroidery and build their stitching confidence.

436: Learn Basic Cross Stitch with Dianna LaFerry

Students will stitch a simple design on aida cloth using a kit provided in class.

450: Creating with Ribbon - Barbara Beccio

Creating with Ribbon - Use ribbon to create your own embellishments.

Cost: $ 40.00

Intro to Sewing & Beyond

101: Beginning & Beyond 101

Our premiere class for beginners and those who want to repeat the class and work on Projects of your Choice in a 15 hour series!

Cost: $ 140.00
102: Mini Beginning & Beyond Sewing 102 - Kwik Start!

This is a mini 9 hour version of our 15 hour 101 series. Learn to read a pattern, select fabric, and other basic sewing and finishing techniques that build the foundation skills needed to create basic wardrobe garments.

Cost: $ 85.00
30: Crash Course Sewing - Quick Start Sewing Machine Basics

This is our most basic class. We supply the machines and teach you what you need to get started. You’ll learn how to thread the machine, wind the bobbin, change needles, adjust tension, and start sewing!

Cost: $ 30.00
35: Super Easy Intro to Sewing - Pillow, Purse, or Apron

Learn to use the sewing machine and take home a finished pillowcase, purse, or apron in this 3-hour intro to sewing.

Cost: $ 30.00
421: How To Clean and Oil Your Machine

Learn to clean and care for your sewing machine.

Cost: $ 25.00
900: Youth Summer Sewing Camp - Youth Sewing Ages 7+

Youth Summer Sewing Camp - Youth Sewing Ages 7+ years

Cost: $ 145.00
940: After School Sewing Club - Youth Sewing (Ages 7+)

After School Sewing Club - Youth Sewing

Cost: $ 100.00
980: Mini Stars Runway! for our Young Sewists Ages 7 - 13

Test your skills and have fun in this special sewing challenge!

99: All About Textiles with Barbara Beccio

All About Textiles with Barbara Beccio

Cost: $ 35.00

Patterns, Fitting & Design

250: Sew & Fit Lab - For All Personal Projects!

Get help fitting your patterns before cutting out your fabric. Bring in your latest project or those UFO’s (unfinished objects), get help with difficult garment construction techniques (zippers, pockets, hems, collars, button holes, serging, etc.) that have you stuck.

Cost: $ 30.00
401: Intro to Design with Nicole Vasbinder

Learn flat sketching, elements of design, and how to bring your fashion ideas to life.

Cost: $ 20.00
501: Fitting the Patterm Made Easier - Event with Sandra Betzina

Join us for a special evening with pattern designer Sandra Betzina. Come hear Sandras lecture on how she starts with an analysis of the pattern before choosing the method of alteration.

502: Pattern Alteration Workshop with Sandra Betzina

Heres a special opportunity to have pattern designer, Sandra Betzina, help you with pattern alterations.

505: Make A Well-Fitted Pants Pattern

Make a muslin for pants that fit well!

Cost: $ 170.00
506: Adjusting a Simple Top Pattern with Barbara Beccio

In this class you will learn how to pick the correct size and make adjustments for a shirt or blouse.

Cost: $ 90.00
510: Intro to Draping & Pattern Drafting I

A perfect class for garment makers and beginning apparel designers. Draping is the process of taking a piece of fabric and making it three-dimensional to fit the human body.

Cost: $ 60.00
524: Altering A Bra

A good bra is expensive and it can be difficult to find the right fit. Once you find a great bra, it stretches out or your size changes. Your particular issue will be addressed and you will be shown how to make the necessary changes to your bra to make it comfortable and well-fitting.

525: Pattern Adjustment Class with Barbara Beccio

Learn to change basic patterns to match your vision!

Cost: $ 30.00
531: Copying Ready-to-Wear Workshop

Bring your favorite top, pant, or skirt to class and learn to copy a wardrobe staple WITHOUT taking it apart.

Cost: $ 70.00
550: Create a Block/Sloper with Annette Juilly

Develop a basic Block/Sloper to fit your measurements from a master pattern.

Cost: $ 90.00
590: Duct Tape Dress Form

Duplicate your exact figure and make fitting easier! In just one afternoon learn how to make a custom dress form from duct tape and a T-shirt.

Cost: $ 45.00

Projects & Specialty Classes

422: Recycled Sweaters

In this class, students will work with sweaters that they bring and cut them up to re-sew different pieces together to create a whole new sweater.

Cost: $ 60.00
613: Sew Leggings! with Terry McClintock

Learn how to sew and fit a pair of leggings, a great staple to have in your wardrobe!

632: Making Lingerie with Dale Webdale!

Create beautiful lingerie in the fabrics you love!

667: Make Your Shoes Special

In this class, you can bring an existing pair of shoes and make them unique and fashionable.

668: Wow What A Cool Bike Basket!

In this class, you will make a bike basket with pockets that will easily attach to your handle bars.

669: Construct Your Own Bathing Suit

Pick your own fabric and pattern to make a swim suit that is uniquely you!

671: Constructing Children's Clothing

This class will focus specifically on children's clothing.

Techniques & More!

290: Sewing A Knit Garment - Knit Know-How! - (Project Based)

Learn the tools and tricks of working with knit fabrics! Choose one of our recommended patterns and make a great tee, camisole or skirt as you learn to work with these versatile fabrics.

Cost: $ 40.00
303: Couture Techniques I with Barbara Beccio

Methods to add couture details to your garments will be introduced.

Cost: $ 60.00
308: Couture Techniques II with Barbara Beccio

A continuation to Couture Techniques 1 or taken as an introductory class, techniques offered in this class will add to your skills to accomplish a Couture look to garments you create.

311: Fearless Zippers with Terry McClintock

Stop zipper intimidation now with this incredibly helpful workshop.

Cost: $ 35.00
312: Perfect Seams for any Garment with Barbara Beccio

Learn to sew Flat-felled, French, Welt seams, Bias Bound and Hong Kong seam.

Cost: $ 60.00
314: Easy Bindings and Facings with Barbara Beccio

Learn to cut and join bias strips, create double-fold bias binding, double-fold bias facing, single-fold bias binding and single-fold bias facing to add a distinctive and personal touch to your garments!

Cost: $ 30.00
318: Pockets with Barbara Beccio

Do you want to add pockets to a garment but you are not sure how to do it? In this class you will learn to make all types of pockets.

319: Hand Sewing Basics

Find out how easy these hand sewing techniques are and never again feel challenged when your clothing needs simple repair!

390: Intro to Serger /Overlock Sewing Machine

Experience how serging can take projects to the next level in our machine-equipped classroom!

Cost: $ 55.00
392: Serger Projects of Your Choice with Terry McClintock

Come learn new techniques while making a great project in our new Serger Techniques Class.

Cost: $ 40.00

Time to Quilt

705: Beginning Quilting - Quilt As You Go

Quilt small sections of your quilt and then sew them together with the "quilt as you go" method. Beginners and experienced quilters welcome.

Cost: $ 70.00
712: Freeform Quiltmaking - A Beginner’s Guide with Angie Woolman

This class is for great quilting newcomers and also the person who would like to learn looser forms of cutting, piecing, and designing their work.

Cost: $ 90.00
719: Beginning Quilting Basics - Paper Piecing A

Paper piecing is a sewing technique that can be used to help with accuracy. In this class, you will learn to piece some small traditional blocks.

Cost: $ 25.00
721: Beginning Crazy Quilting with Ann Tarabini

In this class, you will learn some simple crazy quilting techniques that you can use for a small card or display.

Cost: $ 20.00
733: All About Binding Your Quilt with Angie Woolman

This three hour workshop presents all the secrets to beautiful binding.

Cost: $ 30.00
734: Beginning Quilt Improvisation

Explore the process of practicing and playing with fabric and create an improvisational quilt!

737: Improvisation with Melody

Learn to improvise a background patchwork that leaves visual space for an additional "melody" to move across the quilt surface.

738: Improvisation with Rythm

Each student comes away with a quilt designed with horizontal and vertical "visual rhythm."

739: Making Hexagons!

Learn how to paper piece hexagons by hand AND by machine while making Grandmother's Flower (7 hexagons).

749: Those Hand Quilting Stitches with Angie Woolman

Learn to transfer a design to your quilt; work in hand-quilted touches; add a design to your quilt top; and know which thread and batting to use. The hand quilting stitch is the fundamental quilting stitch and requires a full demo and in-class practice!

Cost: $ 40.00
755: Strips, Strings and Slivers A Liberated String Class

Make many types of blocks using strings and understand how to put all those blocks together to make your own unique quilt.

756: Scrappy Stars Quilting

The class will include instruction for how to enlarge or decrease the sizes of the squares and triangles. Students will gain practice on the use of color, how color changes according to what it is placed next to and how to make many different patterns from just two simple shapes.

771: Beyond Cotton Quilts

Learn how to back or prepare these non-traditional fabrics so that they can be used in quilts or wall hangings.

Cost: $ 75.00
775: Make a Memory Quilt to Love!

Turn your t-shirts into a picnic blanket, memory or dorm room quilt.

777: Quilt Lab with Fern Royce

Quilt lab is the perfect answer to all of those issues and more. Work independently with teacher support.

Cost: $ 25.00