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Class Information


  • We use a wide screen TV so that everyone can see in class.

    General Information about our confidence building Classes

     
    All of our sew-in classes are hands-on.

    When you bring a machine to class, please make sure that your machine is in good working order, OR you may borrow a machine from us. Please let us know in advance.

    If you do not see a class or topics you would like us to offer, please contact us at 503-393-0132 and we will  try to design a class for you.

    All classes are held for two hours unless otherwise specified.    
                                                                      Our Friendly Class Policies
  • If you must cancel class, allow at least two weeks notice for full in store credit.
  • Arrive on time and be ready to learn with materials & supplies prepared for class.
  •  Leave your area clean for the next class.
  • Please make sure cell phones are off & put away, as they are a distraction.
  • Children are welcome, but must be considered a cell phone.
  • Please keep extra talking to a minimum while the teacher is talking.
  • Many people are allergic to fragrance- please act accordingly.
  • Thank you for your consideration for others.
BASIC SEWING KIT
All of the hands-on sewing classes will need a basic set of supplies that you like to use when sewing.  In addition to the materials listed with each class, please bring the following items to
each class:
1.  Your sewing machine in good repair, cleaned and oiled with the foot control and cord.  If you need to borrow one of ours, please let us know at least 48 hours in advance.
2.  Good scissors--1 pair for cutting fabric and 1 pair for snipping threads.  You may also want to bring a pair for paper if it is a pattern class.
3.  Good rotary cutter and a small mat
4.  Easy to read ruler
5.  Extra machine needles, cutter blades, bobbins
6.  Seam Ripper
7.  Marking pencils of your choice
8.  Small iron & ironing pad (Optional--we have 2 ironing stations)
9.  "Best Press" or spray starch
10.  505 Temporary Spray Adhesive
11.  Additional items that you like to have handy when you sew.  Please share your ideas.  We're always looking for new tips!

Not every class will require all of these items, but if you have your kit assembled, you will have everything you need for class.
Please be sure to check the website for instructions on what to do to prepare for your class.  Most classes will need you to have your pattern and precut your fabric before your first class.



Classes


Sizzling Software Club Single Class
- Oct 20, 2018 10:00 am

This is a year Long Club that meets once a month or the third Friday or Saturday. Bring your laptop loaded with version 8.1 or Designer 7 and try new techniques. Lots of fun and someone to help you at every turn. You can also sign up for a single class to try out the club. We think you'll love it!

Cost: $ 20.00
2019 Sizzling Software Sampler
- Oct 20, 2018 10:00 am

This is a year Long Club that meets once a month or the third Friday or Saturday. Bring your laptop loaded with version 8.1 or Designer 7 and try new techniques. Lots of fun and someone to help you at every turn.

Cost: $ 100.00
Sizzling Software Club Single Class
- Nov 16, 2018 10:00 am

This is a year Long Club that meets once a month or the third Friday or Saturday. Bring your laptop loaded with version 8.1 or Designer 7 and try new techniques. Lots of fun and someone to help you at every turn. You can also sign up for a single class to try out the club. We think you'll love it!

Cost: $ 20.00
2019 Sizzling Software Sampler
- Nov 16, 2018 10:00 am

This is a year Long Club that meets once a month or the third Friday or Saturday. Bring your laptop loaded with version 8.1 or Designer 7 and try new techniques. Lots of fun and someone to help you at every turn.

Cost: $ 100.00
Sizzling Software Club Single Class
- Nov 17, 2018 10:00 am

This is a year Long Club that meets once a month or the third Friday or Saturday. Bring your laptop loaded with version 8.1 or Designer 7 and try new techniques. Lots of fun and someone to help you at every turn. You can also sign up for a single class to try out the club. We think you'll love it!

Cost: $ 20.00
Lacy Poinsettia Runner Class
- Oct 26, 2018 10:00 am

Lacy Poinsettia Runner Class

Cost: $ 35.00
Have it All Wallet Class
- Oct 29, 2018 12:00 am

Have it all wallet has places for everything and easy to make.

Cost: $ 35.00
Christmas Tree Skirt any size
- Nov 08, 2018 10:00 am

Create any size tree skirt using a border print. Easy to do & fast

Cost: $ 25.00
Running with Scissors tool case
- Nov 15, 2018 10:00 am

Great way to carry your tools to class, a sewing week-end, or from room to room. Also a great gift.

Cost: $ 35.00
Sundance
- Oct 23, 2018 10:00 am

Sundance is a modern sampler quilt designed by Amanda Murphy, using patchwork piecing, machine embroidery, applique, and quilting. Pattern is FREE with the class.

Cost: $ 75.00
Cut for YOU Polar Boot Slippers
- Nov 12, 2018 09:45 am

We have a great pattern & we will cut out the boots for you. Then you can sew them up & have warm feet in the evening.

Cost: $ 25.00
Learn to use your BERNINA Sewing Machine. This class is for owners of all non-B9 hook machine owners and Bernette owners

Learn to use your new BERNINA! For owners of the 8 series and the 7, 5, and 4 series that use the BERNINA B9 Hook.

Cost: $ 400.00
For owners of Bernina machines with embroidery. If you are new to your machine or need a refresher, this class is for you.

Cost: $ 100.00
My BERNINA Software 8 Class
- Dec 08, 2018 10:00 am

MY BERNINA Software 8 series includes 10- 12 classes. You work from a workbook and can repeat the class as often as you would like. These will be offered in January, April & August in 2018. Please see the calendar for the exact dates.

Cost: $ 250.00
Moonglow by Jinny Beyer
- Oct 30, 2018 10:00 am

The block of the month gets progressively more complex. Join us to create this stunning quilt over the next year. Paper pieced for precision piecing. The paper piecing will be done with freezer paper.

Cost: $ 125.00
Day Dream Runner Class
- Oct 31, 2018 10:00 am

Fun and easy table runner project! It's fat quarter friendly.

Cost: $ 35.00
Look What's Snappening!
- Nov 09, 2018 10:00 am

Make an easy bag in three different sizes.

Cost: $ 25.00
Twirly Bird Runner Class
- Nov 14, 2018 10:00 am

Twirly Bird Runner Class

Cost: $ 35.00
Kat's Star Class
- Nov 26, 2018 10:00 am

This pattern is unique to us. It is easier than it looks and can be done as a seasonal or in your choice of colors. Finishes as a 29" octagon.

Cost: $ 25.00