Students will bring a chair of their choice to class and reupholster it. Some sewing is involved in the majority of chairs brought in. A supply list will be handed out on the first day of class. Our apologies, no storage facilities are available.
This Open Sewing time is for Intermediate and Advanced students. Get professional help with any apparel project; whether starting a new project or finishing up something that is already under construction. You must be able to work on your own when the instructor is helping other students. This class has the option of taking 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 sessions...
Learn how to construct a timeless, classic mud cloth jacket for yourself or a friend. You will learn how mud cloth is made, where it come from and the meaning behind the symbols coded in the fabric for this class. i have chosen two easy to sew , loose fitting patterns: McCalls 7132 and Simplicity 1318.
Now that you have learned the basics of sewing, continue the adventure while learning advanced techniques. Construct a skirt with fitted waistband, darts and a zipper. Prerequisite: sewing I or basic sewing skills.
In this class you will be able to learn to do all of your hand sewing alterations! we will practice basic hemming stitches that will include hand serger, basting and a slip stitch for invisible seams. Sew on a button, snap and hook and eye.
This class, for total beginners, teaches basic sewing techniques including machine basics, how to read and use a pattern. Learn to make two easy projects (a tote bag and pajama pants) to prepare you for more advanced sewing classes.You'll start by learning the basics of using a sewing machine and use those skills to sew a tote bag. Then you will learn...
This is a great use of a jelly roll but you can also use your own 2.5" strips. The large blocks made a bold modern statement, but any style fabric can be used. Triangles cut from strip sets wind around an octagon base for a fresh look
Make a blouse or shirt to go with your new outfit. Construct a men’s camp shirt or a women’s blouse with set-in sleeves, and a collar. Prerequisite: Beg. Sewing I and Beg. Sewing II or comparable sewing knowledge. Men welcome! This class has a supply (pattern, fabric and sewing supplies) 3, 4, 6 sessions.
Did you take beginning crochet or already know the basics and want the next step? In this class, you will learn how to increase, decrease and shape your crochet projects, change color and work in the round. You’ll leave class well on your way with a super cute pot holder or a set of colorful coasters. Materials DK or worsted cotton yarn (2 different...
Do you have an unfinished quilt that you need help to complete? Bring an unfinished quilt, drafting challenge or an idea for a new quilt and let an expert teacher help you find solutions.
The time-conscious sewer will learn during two sessions to construct a skirt with a fitted waistband, darts and a zipper. Beginning Sewing I or basic sewing skills recommended.
Does your thread break a lot? Can't get the metallic threads to work? Barbara can unravel these mysteries for you. Learn how needles and thread work together to give you the best possible outcome.
Wednesday Jan 31st, 10:30am
Select whatever you want to make, with your teacher's approval. This course maybe taken as many times as you wish. Recommended for students who have taken Teen I and Teen II or have intermediate sewing skills.