We offer sewing classes for adults of all levels. Beginners can learn the basics of machine sewing, intermediates can further develop their sewing technique and the seasoned sewer can learn advanced technique.

 

Get your creative on in 2018!

READY TO LEARN HOW TO SEW?

See our Beginner Class Special – no extra investment needed to start as everything that you need to try sewing is included and you walk away with a great tote bag!

ALREADY SEWING BUT NEED HELP WITH YOUR PROJECTS?

See our Open Level Sewing Series – take the amount of classes that you want on the dates that you want and learn what you want to learn!

HAVEN’T SEWN IN A WHILE AND NEED A CREATIVE BOOST?

Try one of our own projects (we have a wide variety to choose from) that you can sew in class!

WANT TO LEARN HOW TO DO YOUR OWN ALTERATIONS?

If you already know how to sew then you can learn how to do your own alterations in our Open Level classes! If you don’t know how to sew, start with our Beginner Class Special!

VISIT OUR WORKSHOPS PAGE FOR OUR KNITTING, CROCHET, AND PATTERN DRAFTING CLASSES.

 

Open Level Sewing Series

(adult beginner through advanced)

A great solution for busy lives and shifting schedules – sign up for the amount of classes you need to complete your project. Take any combination of dates offered, starting and stopping when you want. Open level accepts beginner (see our beginner class special*),  intermediate and advanced level sewers and we will teach you what you want to learn. We have 6 straight stitch machines, 2 sergers and a coverstitch available to work on during the class, so classes are limited to 6. Pick the dates that work for you and let us know what you want to learn! Taught by Catherine Petrosino or Karen LaPorte.

Please note that our availability changes from day to day, so please call us if you would like to join a class!

The weekday morning and evening classes run all year long, but here are the current dates for our Summer Season:

 

WEEKDAY MORNING CLASS:

Tuesdays

August 14th (3 spaces available), 21st & 28th

     September 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th

Fridays

August 10th (sold out), 17th, 24th & 31st

      September 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th

10:30 – 1:30

 

WEEKDAY EVENING CLASS:

Thursdays

August 9th (sold out), 16th, 23rd & 30th

     September 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th

6:00 – 9:00

 

SATURDAY CLASS:

September 15th

10:00 – 1:00 (6 spaces available)

1:00 – 4:00 (6 spaces available)

*full day (10:00 – 4:00) counts as 2 classes

 

COST:

$90 per class | $425 for 5 classes | $750 for 10 classes | $1300 for 20 classes

additional costs include patterns (we sell them!), fabrics and notions needed to make your garment

 

BEGINNER CLASS SPECIAL:

Learn to sew without a major investment! You will learn how to operate the sewing machine using basic sewing techniques while making our reversible tote bag with a pocket. You will learn to place the pattern on your fabric, cut and then pin the pieces together to prepare for sewing. Sewing tools and machines will be provided for you in the class. Classes are offered during the adult’s open level dates and times (listed below). You can split it up into two – 3 hour classes or one all day class on Saturday. If you have a portable sewing machine at home that you would like to learn on, you can bring it to class along with your foot pedal/cord, instruction manual and machine accessories.

COST: 

$175 for 2 – three hour classes (or one 6 hour Saturday class) includes cotton fabric to make the tote bag

 

WEEKDAY MORNING CLASS:

Tuesdays

August 14th (3 spaces available), 21st & 28th

     September 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th

10:30 – 1:30

Fridays

August 10th (sold out), 17th, 24th & 31st

      September 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th

10:30 – 1:30

 

WEEKDAY EVENING CLASS:

Thursdays 

August 9th (sold out), 16th, 23rd & 30th

     September 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th

6:00 – 9:00

 

SATURDAY ALL DAY CLASS:

September 15th (6 spaces available)

10:00 – 4:00

 

 

 

Studio Share

Studio Share is for those who are working on their own projects and would like to use the machines and tables in our studio.  We will provide a cutting table, a straight stitch machine and some basic sewing tools. We also have 2 sergers and a coverstitch machine available for your use. Days and times are available by appointment so contact us for details with our schedule.

COST: 

$15 an hour, or $30 for 3 hours