Face it -- you know very little about sewing, if anything. Staples and duct tape are probably found in your sewing kit. Believe it or not, you'll leave this class with a completed pair of drawstring pants. (You're a fast learner you say? Well then, you can make a pullover shirt to match, too!) This class moves really quickly and fills even more quickly! Limited to 14 students, be sure to enroll early to avoid missing out! 4 Sessions. $139 includes your pattern and use of sewing machines in class - You provide your basic sewing supplies, fabric and a smile! Supply list provided at first class.
We are extraordinarily excited to launch a new block of the month program at Sewing Arts! With the loads of folks who’ve been joining us for our illustrious QuiltWorks QW1A series, here’s the perfect opportunity to put some notches in your quilting belt. Join us once each month for this 9 month class and watch while not only you learn to piece a bunch of different blocks and learn to applique, but your skills build, too! $259 for the 9-month tour, or $39 per month, plus pattern, kit fee, materials. Pay up front and receive the pattern absolutely free! (Saves you $39.95!) Supply List.
Blueprinting, also known on cyanotype, uses photosensitized fabric, opaque design media, and sunshine to create amazing designs. We will design, explore, experiment and discover a creative approach to textile design. At the end of class, you will have useable swatches that you can incorporate into your sewing projects, and the knowledge to design and create yardage on your own. $39, plus materials. Supply List. 1 Session.
We're very pleased to introduce you to Barbara Rain's newest addition to the Sewing Arts Schedule: a course showing you how to rub-off ready made garments. In this 3-hour introductory course, using your favorite hoodie, you'll learn all the fundamental skills needed to take your favorite garments back to flat patterns so that you can recreate fabulous fashion that fits you to a "T".
This crafty carrier is just the source to put order to your crafting chaos! These carriers have handles, outside divided pleated pockets on front and back, and a single outside pocket on each side. The outside carrier is made from three different fabrics and the inside carrier is made from a fourth fabric choice. There is a firm heavy-weight interfacing between the outer and inner layers. $59 plus materials. Supply List. 2 Sessions.
Crochet is making a huge comeback. We’ve received numerous requests for crochet classes, and are thrilled to be able to provide. Sharon McCauley joins the Sewing Arts faculty to provide you expert tutelage in this two session introductory crochet course! You’ll learn the fundamentals you need to set you squarely on your way to expert crochet. 2 Sessions. $59, plus materials. Supply List.
You’ve got the basics of crochet firmly knotted up...err, under your belt. Time to step it up! In this class, you’ll have the opportunity to further your skills as Sharon shows you how to read and to make sense of those amazing crochet patterns. 2 Sessions. $59, plus materials. Supply List.
Who knew so many of you would be up so early and ready to sew? Join us for our FasTrack Sessions - our early morning S1A, S1B and S1C garment sewing series. Now you can confidently amass a myriad of sewing skills before you even set out for work. These sessions are intense, fast and furious, meeting twice weekly, and covering all the materials covered in the general coursework. It’s structured so that the coursework follows consecutively from S1A to S1B to S1C so that in just seven short weeks, you’ll be well on your way to expressing your creative sewing genius.
November has crowded in and soon, the holidays will be upon us. With this project, you can check some of those items off as done! This sachet is made completely in the hoop, and the embroidery is completed on a organza overlay.