We offer private classes for any skill level! Whether you're a beginner or advanced we can help you learn something new! Private classes are $25/an hour per person that attends the class. If you need to borrow a sewing machine let us know, using our machine costs an extra $5 per hour of use. There is no extra charge to bring your own! Private classes are by appointment only! Contact us to schedule an appointment or call us at 256-539-2414!
When: Saturday, October 15th and 22nd from 10am-12pm
Learn how to cut out and apply appliques to many different projects using various stitches such as the satin stitch, blanket stitch, feather stitch, and many more!
When: Monday, September 12th, 19th, and 26th from 9am-12pm
Learn to pick out fabrics, cut, piece, quilt, and bind a beginner-friendly quilt. In store we’ll have 8 different patterns for you to choose from to get you started in the world of quilting
When: Friday, September 9th from 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
With paper piecing you aren’t limited to what you can do! Learn how to paper piece, what supplies you need to help you be successful, and make a few blocks in class! The kit for this class is included!
When: Saturday, September 10th from 9-11am
In this class we will go over how to properly hold your rulers to minimize slipping, what rulers are best for your skill level, and how to make different designs out of several different rulers. Practice quilts are provided in this class and we also provide all the rulers you need to practice with!
When: October 18th, 25th, and November 1st from 9 am-12pm
If you’ve made a few quilts and you want to further your skill, this is the class for you! Learn intermediate piecing and quilting techniques!
When: Thursday, September 15th, 22nd, and 29th from 1-4pm.
In this class you’ll learn how to cut, place, and sew down all of your appliques to this beautiful quilt. This quilt is shown in green but you can really pop any color you’d like!
When: Saturday, September 17th from 10am-2pm $45
This class will go over the very basics of sewing. This will include how to find the grainline of your fabrics, how to find the bias, how to properly cut fabric, how to choose the right fabrics, how to read the back of a pattern, how to make a proper seam and learning seam allowances, how to press your seam, seam finishes for a professional look and we’ll also go over sewing terminology.
When: Saturday, October 1st and 8th from 1:00 - 3:30 pm
This bag is the perfect bag to get you started with bag making! You'll learn how to cut, quilt, and sew with soft and stable, put in a zipper, prepare a zipper strip, and put in bias bindings! The pattern for this bag is free and is fat quarter friendly!
When: Tuesday, September 6th, 13th, 20th, and 27th from 1:00-4:30
This bag is designed to provide easy and organized places for all of your tools. It features tons of pockets on the inside and out and it offers wonderful protection to your items such as rulers, presser feet, rotary cutters, needles, pins and so much more. There really is a place for everything in this bag.
When: Friday, October 14th and 21st from 1-3pm
You will love this sturdy over-sized caddy with lots of easy-to-access slip pockets and dividers to hold and organize all your supplies. Six slip pockets on the exterior provide easy access to tools and supplies and a zippered pocket on one end keeps personal items safe and secure. Expanding dividers on the inside open to organize a multitude of supplies or collapse to fall flat against the interior of the caddy affording a wide-open interior for plenty of storage possibilities. Comfy padded fabric handles make carrying easy. They attach with rectangle rings which allow them to fall flat against the front or back of the caddy.
When: Saturday, September 3rd and 10th from 12-3pm
Stand-up totes in two sizes have an easy-to-install zippered top that opens wide for easy access to the contents. Each Take A Stand tote features an adjustable, detachable carrying strap and plenty of room for supplies and more. Two zippered pockets on the outside of the tote and two inner mesh pockets keep everything organized and easy to view.
When: Tuesday, October 4th and 11th from 9am-12pm.
Organize all of your hoops in an easy to store and easy to transport organizer! In this class we will learn how to embroider and quilt your pockets as well as constructing and binding your project!
When: August 15th, 22nd, and 26th from 10 am-3 pm $150
This dress, featured on the cover of this spring’s issue of Classic Sewing Magazine, is a gorgeous dress that features a fancy band, pintucks, lace insertion, and a little bit of lace shaping. You’ll learn so much from this dress.
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