Creative Sewing Lab/lounge

250: Creative Sewing & Fit - LABS 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
430: Learn to Hand Embroider a Tea Towel with Dianna LaFerry

Learn to embroider using Dianna LaFerry’s embroidery transfers and tea towels-by-the-yard during this 11⁄2 hour class.

Cost: $ 15.00
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
432: Hand Embroidery on Ready-to-Wear with Dianna LaFerry

Learn to personalize new or thrifted ready-to-wear garments for adults or children using iron-on embroidery transfers and outline embroidery.

Cost: $ 20.00

Intro to Sewing

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

Patterns, Fitting & Design

505: Make A Well-Fitted Pants Pattern

Make a muslin for pants that fit well!

Cost: $ 170.00
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
520: Fit Lab with Lynda Maynard

Make a muslin "test" garment and have it fitted before you cut into that beautiful fabric.

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

Sewing Techniques

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
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
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
643: Made to Measure Bias Blouse & Skirt Workshop

Embrace bias-cut sewing! This simple and fun blouse and skirt outfit is a great introduction to the geometric method for bias-cut clothing construction.

99: All About Textiles with Barbara Beccio

All About Textiles with Barbara Beccio

Cost: $ 35.00

Specialty Classes

450: Creating with Ribbon - Barbara Beccio

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

Cost: $ 40.00
609: Trunk Show & Inspiration with Sandra Betzina

Sandra Betzina is back with a trunk full of new clothes and patterns to inspire you!

Cost: $ 45.00
620: Fabric Treatments - Dye, Painting, Stamping & More

Go Ahead! Play With Your Fabric!

Cost: $ 55.00

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
752: Quilt Top, Batting, and Back Demo

Learn how to choose backing, batting, and quilt designs for a quilt top.

Cost: $ 25.00
771: Beyond Cotton Quilts with Fern Royce

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

Cost: $ 75.00
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

Unique Garments

422: Recycled Sweaters

In this class, students will work with sweaters that they bring and cut them up and 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!

Youth and Family Sewing

940: After School Sewing Club - Youth Sewing (Ages 8+)

After School Sewing Club - 'tweens through 16 - Youth Sewing.

Cost: $ 100.00