Adult Beginner Sewing Classes:
Our Learn to Sew workshops will teach you everything you need to get you comfortable using a sewing machine whether it’s your first time on a machine or it’s just been a really long time! Learn the basics of using a sewing machine and handling fabric while sewing a lined tote bag or a set of two throw cushions. Please check our calendar under “classes” for current class dates.
Tote Bag: 3 hrs; $45 plus supplies
Throw Pillows: 3 hrs; $45 plus supplies
Fabric Buckets: 3 hrs; $45 plus supplies
Adult Advanced Beginner Classes:
No need to fear zippers! In this 3 hour workshop you will learn how to use a zipper foot to install zips into two handy pouches. They make great pencil cases, cosmetic bags or gifts!
3 hrs; $45 plus supplies
Beginner Pattern Sewing:
Make yourself something to wear! If you have taken one of our beginner workshops and would like to tackle a bigger project then this class is for you. During 4 – three hour sessions we will cover all the basics of using a commercial sewing pattern including sizing, fabric layout and marking, basic garment construction and seam finishes. We can provide you with a list of recommended sewing patterns at the time of registration.
4 – three hour sessions; $225 plus supplies
Adult Drop In Sewing:
Are you starting a new sewing project and you don’t know where to begin? Not sure which size to sew or need to make some adjustments to your pattern? Maybe you just need a bit of advice! Bring it to the studio along with your fabric and notions and get some help for your specific project. This workshop is designed for sewers with previous experience. Pre-registration and prepayment is required to attend this workshop.
$60 per 3 hour session, plus supplies.
NEW! Serger Basics:
Do you own a serger but don’t know how to use it? This class will teach you everything you need to get started on your serger including threading, adjusting tension, straight stitching, stitching inside and outside curves and corners. We will also learn how to drop a needle and disengage the cutter to make a rolled hem. Please bring your serger, instruction manual and 4 different coloured spools of thread to this class.
3 hours; $45.00
Adult Intermediate Classes:
NEW! Sewing with Knits:
This versatile t-shirt is a great introduction to sewing knitwear. We will be using Jalie pattern number 3352 which has two sleeve options and looks great colour-blocked! In this class we will go over the basics of sewing with knits using both a serger and a regular sewing machine.
4 hours; $70 plus supplies. Jalie pattern #3352 is available for purchase at the studio. Please call or email the studio for a list of supplies for this class.