Classes

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Sewing Basics - Level 1 2024

Level 1 is for the complete beginner or if need of a refresher from your high school Home Ec clas...

Level 1 is for the complete beginner or if need of a refresher from your high school Home Ec class. You will learn: how to thread a sewing machine, basic stitches and when to use them, seam allowances, grain lines, pinning, cutting out basic patterns, creating buttonholes, sewing on buttons and inserting a zipper. You will complete 3 projects during this 4 week class! Cost includes all materials and use of our sewing machines.  You will need to bring a basic sewing kit consisting of fabric sc...

$225.00

Sewing Basics - Level 2 2024

Level 2 is for students who have completed Sewing Basics Level 1 or has been sewing for a while a...

Level 2 is for students who have completed Sewing Basics Level 1 or has been sewing for a while and need more sewing experince. During this 4 week class you will use a commercial pattern to sew an apron or messenger bag.  Learning the ''language" of sewing is part of the process to create on your own. Gathering, basting, pinking, seam finishes, notches, hems, etc. Cost includes all materials and use of our sewing machines.  You will need to bring a basic sewing kit consisting of fabric scisso...

$225.00

Sewing Basics - Level 3 2024

Sewing Basics - Level 3 is for those who have completed Sewing Basics 1 and 2 and are ready to ma...

Sewing Basics - Level 3 is for those who have completed Sewing Basics 1 and 2 and are ready to make a garment to wear in public!  Also for those who have been sewing for a while and need to perfect their techniques. Please email if you have questions, before registering. In Sewing Basics 3, you have a choice of these patterns, included in the class fee - Jalie 3905  or Jalie 3676 or Jalie 4347 or Jalie 3906  or Jalie 3355. The fabric and notions, are not included in the cost of the class and ...

$199.00

Sewing Machine 101 Workshop - 2024

Need a refresher on YOUR sewing machine? Learn the basics and beyond, including, maintenance, nee...

Need a refresher on YOUR sewing machine? Learn the basics and beyond, including, maintenance, needles, proper threading and all the features of your mechanical, electronic, or computerized machine.  No embroidery machines please.  If you have any questions, please email or call us, before registering.  If you have recently purchased a machine from us, please do not register, but call us to reserve your spot! Bring thread, scissors, and all the accessories that came with your machine, includi...

$65.00

Hemming & Mending Workshop 2024

Learn how to hem your pants and fix that rip and sew back on the buttons that have fallen off! An...

Learn how to hem your pants and fix that rip and sew back on the buttons that have fallen off! And some simple alterations. Bring in 2-3 articles of clothing or items that need work. You'll learn the best way to hem or fix it! We'll supply the sewing machine. Please bring a Basic Sewing Kit, hand sewing needle and threads to match your clothing, or purchase in shop. Sewing experience is helpful.

$55.00

Lacy Bralette Workshop

Learn to make a white or black, stretch lacy bralette with adjustable straps for a fraction of th...

Learn to make a white or black, stretch lacy bralette with adjustable straps for a fraction of the cost of one in the store. Take home the confidence and pattern to make more!  Please supply actual measurements in the Notes at checkout when registering. Full Bust and band size (measure under bust around rib cage) Not your bra size. Includes all materials, thread, pattern and the use of our sewing machines! Please bring a basic sewing kit. Sewing experience is necessary, including threading a ...

$75.00

Tunic Bible Workshop - 2024

One Pattern, Interchangeable Pieces, Ready-to-Wear Results!  Considered one of the earliest known...

One Pattern, Interchangeable Pieces, Ready-to-Wear Results!  Considered one of the earliest known garments, the tunic continues to rank as a global wardrobe mainstay. It can be as simple or as elaborate as you choose. In this class, you will first make a muslin to fit your tunic perfectly to you! We will supply the muslin, paper to trace your master pattern, the sewing machine and The Tunic Bible book is  all included in the cost!  Sewing experience is necessary for this 5 week class. And you...

$235.00

Zipper Workshop 2024

Mystified by zippers! Afraid of installing them.  Lap, Exposed, Invisible zippers. Learn how to s...

Mystified by zippers! Afraid of installing them.  Lap, Exposed, Invisible zippers. Learn how to shorten them and do small repairs. This is a hands on workshop. Create your own samples and take home instructions to have as reference for your own projects! Sewing experience is required. Sewing machines, sample fabrics, zippers and threads provided.  Please bring a basic sewing kit including, scissors, seam ripper and pins.

$69.00

March Break Sewing Camp 2024

Spend 3 days sewing with us at The Sewing Cafe!  March 13, 14 & 15. 9:30 - 3:30. Our theme is...

Spend 3 days sewing with us at The Sewing Cafe!  March 13, 14 & 15. 9:30 - 3:30. Our theme is Book Worm!  Book bags, reading pillow, book marks, beading, fabric painting and more. They will be mostly sewing on the sewing machine, with some hand sewing and embroidery. We will keep them busy! This camp is for boys and girls, ages 9 - 13 yrs.   Bring your lunch, drinks and indoor shoes.  We provide all the materials, tools and the use of our sewing machines. No sewing experience necessary.  ...

$225.00