Class List

Please sign up two weeks prior to the start of class. You will receive a 15% discount on all supplies purchased for your class projects including equipment and sewing machines. If make-up classes are needed, they will be determined by the instructors.

To register for a class online, please go to the calendar page, click on the appropriate class with your cursor, and fill out the requested information. You may also call and register with a credit card or stop by our NEW store location. Looking forward to teaching you!

Attention! We try to keep this list up-to-date but sometimes an additional class or change is made that isn’t reflected here. So please call or stop by to see if there are new classes that haven’t been added yet. Thanks!

Ongoing

Open Sewing

$10 for 1st hour – $5 each additional hour
(No instructor)

Level: Intermediate
Do you need to use our classroom space to work on a project? We offer Open Sewing whenever there isn’t a class in session. Must have basic sewing skills needed for machine use.
(Call store for sign-up)

March 24

Beginner Workshop: Slumber Party Drawstring Bag

Monday, March 24
6:30pm – 8:30pm

$30 (1 session)
Instructor: Robyn Fogler

Level: Beginner
Learn the very basics of machine sewing while making a drawstring bag. Great addition to your pillowcase for an overnight trip. Sign up for another class to make your matching p.j.’s.

April 5

City Market Tote Bag

Saturday, April 5
10:00am – 12:30pm

$35 (1 session)
Instructor: Jaime Laugelli

Level: Beginner
Sew a simple tote bag for your farmer’s market shopping and learn the basics of machine sewing at this one session workshop. Materials should be purchased prior to class: ½ yard quilting or upholstery weight fabric, 2 yards of 1-inch cotton webbing to complement your fabric, and coordinating thread.

April 7

Men’s Hawaiian Style Shirt

Mondays, April 7, 14, 21, and 28
6:00 – 8:30pm
$150 (3 week session)
Instructor: Robyn Fogler

Level: Intermediate
Make a casual shirt with a back yoke, convertible collar and buttons.

April 12

Earth Day Zero-Waste Designing

Saturdays, April 12 and 19
9:00am – 1:00pm
$120 (2 week session)
Instructor: Rosalba Valentino

Level: Intermediate
Make a dress using one entire piece of yardage. Zero-waste dress will encourage students to be aware of the potential waste involved in conventional designing and help them envision alternative ideas for their own creations. See Les Fabriques in December for an example.

April 17

Fashion Design 1 “Design the Dress”

Thursdays, April 17, 24 and May 1
6:30pm – 9:00pm
$110 (3 week session)
Instructor: Kimberly Ramberg

Level: Beginner
Learn the basics of fashion design. Learn how drape muslin on a dress form for a simple bodice for a dress. Create your own paper pattern and write your instructions. Apply a $5 discount for signing up for the “sew the Dress” session to follow.

May 8

Fashion Design 1 “Sew the Dress”

Thursdays, May 8, 15 and 22
6:30pm – 9:00pm
$110 (3 sessions)
Instructor: Kimberly Ramberg

Level: Beginner
Make your simple and elegant dress with woven fabric; learn how to line the bodice and gather or pleat in the skirt; learn how to insert a zipper (regular or invisible zipper). We will choose materials on the first day with teacher’s guidance. (or better yet, come prepared with your fabric and ready to cut out your pattern) Take these classes over again to add to the complexity of the design.

May 14

The Perfect Linen Blouse

Wednesdays, May 14, 21, 28 and June 4
10:00am – 12:30pm
$150 (4 week session)
Instructor: Kimberly Ramberg

Level: Beginner to Intermediate
Choose from a few different style patterns to follow based on your sewing level and choose some of our lovely linens to make your most favorite linen blouse for the warmer weather on its way! Learn some techniques for working with finer fabric and such things as french seams, button holes and topstitching details.

June 9

CAMP STITCH 1 (ages 7-17)

June 9 – 13

Fashion Design and Sewing
10:00pm – 1:00pm (morning)

Sewing from a Pattern
1:30pm – 4:30pm (afternoon)

$225 (half day/1 week)
$425 (full day/1 week)

June 16

CAMP STITCH 2 (ages 7-11)

June 16 – 20

Fashion Design and Sewing
10:00pm – 1:00pm (morning)

Sewing from a Pattern
1:30pm – 4:30pm (afternoon)

$225 (half day/1 week)
$425 (full day/1 week)

June 23

CAMP STITCH 3 (ages 11-17)

June 23 – 27

Fashion Design and Sewing
10:00pm – 1:00pm (morning)

Sewing from a Pattern
1:30pm – 4:30pm (afternoon)

$225 (half day/1 week)
$425 (full day/1 week)

June 30

CAMP STITCH 4 (ages 7-17)

June 30 – July 4

Sewing from a Pattern
10:00pm – 1:00pm (morning)

Fashion Design and Sewing
1:30pm – 4:30pm (afternoon)

$225 (half day/1 week)
$425 (full day/1 week)

July 7

CAMP STITCH 5 (ages 11-17)

July 7 – 11

Sewing from a Pattern
10:00pm – 1:00pm (morning)

Fashion Design and Sewing
1:30pm – 4:30pm (afternoon)

$225 (half day/1 week)
$425 (full day/1 week)

July 14

CAMP STITCH 6 (ages 7-11)

July 14 – 18

Sewing from a Pattern
10:00pm – 1:00pm (morning)

Fashion Design and Sewing
1:30pm – 4:30pm (afternoon)

$225 (half day/1 week)
$425 (full day/1 week)

July 21

CAMP STITCH 7 (ages 11-17)

July 21 – 25

Sewing from a Pattern
10:00pm – 1:00pm (morning)

Fashion Design and Sewing
1:30pm – 4:30pm (afternoon)

$225 (half day/1 week)
$425 (full day/1 week)

July 28

CAMP STITCH 8 (ages 7-11)

July 28 – August 1

Fashion Design and Sewing
10:00pm – 1:00pm (morning)

Sewing from a Pattern
1:30pm – 4:30pm (afternoon)

$225 (half day/1 week)
$425 (full day/1 week)

August 4

CAMP STITCH 9 (ages 7-17)

August 4 – 8

Sewing from a Pattern
10:00pm – 1:00pm (morning)

Sewing from a Pattern
1:30pm – 4:30pm (afternoon)

$225 (half day/1 week)
$425 (full day/1 week)

August 11

CAMP STITCH 10 (ages 7-11)

August 11 – 15

Sewing from a Pattern
10:00pm – 1:00pm (morning)

Fashion Design and Sewing
1:30pm – 4:30pm (afternoon)

$225 (half day/1 week)
$425 (full day/1 week)

August 18

CAMP STITCH 11 (ages 7-17)

August 18 – 22

Sewing from a Pattern
10:00pm – 1:00pm (morning)

Fashion Design and Sewing
1:30pm – 4:30pm (afternoon)

$225 (half day/1 week)
$425 (full day/1 week)