Learn to Sew

This monthly adult educational series offers valuable information on learning to sew. All classes are $5 per person (unless noted below), and begin at 6:00pm (unless otherwise noted). Class is limited to 14 participants, and registration is required. Supply list will be sent upon registration. Working sewing machine and manual are required. Manual can be downloaded if you do not have one.

Day Classes

Make a Quilted Table Runner Series

March 2, 9, and 23

Learn the basics of quilting from cutting to piecing with this quilt as you go table runner. Basic sewing machine skills required. $20 per person.

Other Classes

Getting to Know Your Machine

January 16th

Wondering how to use all those buttons and accessories on your machine? You will become familiar with your machine, feet, bobbin, and tension while making decorative dish towels.

Hemming, Mending, and Hand Sewing

February 13th

Tired of paying for simple mends? We will learn how to measure and cut for hemming by machine and hand, how to sew buttons, and other easy mending projects. 

Reading a Pattern: Store and Internet

April 20th

How do I read a pattern and what does that means. We will learn how to read and layout a pattern, types of fabric, yardage, fat quarters, grain, and printing and using an internet pattern.

Pillows and Pillowcases

May 19th

We will learn how to make pillows, pillow covers, and pillowcases. Make one to take home!

Tote Bags

June 16th

We will discuss how to make various tote bags of all shapes and sizes and make one to take home.

Christmas in August

August 18th

Want to get an early start on Christmas? We will be making felt ornaments for the tree using sequin and decorative thread. Cost is $10.

Projects for the Kitchen

September 21st

This will be a fun class making things to use in your kitchen. Cost is $10.

Binding and Bias Tape

October 15th

We will learn all about making and using binding and bias tape while making a self-binding lap or baby blanket

Pick-a-Project

November 12th

Wanting to make a project, but afraid to tackle it on your own? Bring your project and receive guidance. If you do not have something in mind, we will have serval project samples to pick from.