Tag: sewing

Beginner Sewer
Posted on March 30, 2021

Level: B For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in-depth instruction, and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to thread and control your machine to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with tools, needles, thread, fabric, and interfacing basics. Apply your new skill Supply List: Novice-Beginner-Sewing […]

Altering a Pattern
Posted on March 29, 2021

Level:  I, A 3 people could measure to be a size 10, yet all three are different shapes and heights.  This class shows you how to take a pattern in your size and “tweak” it to fit your specific body shape. Learn what “ease” is and how it affects the fit of your pattern.  We’ll […]

Fleece Robe
Posted on March 23, 2021

Level B, I Use a walking foot to make an easy hooded fleece robe for yourself or for a loved one. This beginner project is so impressive you’ll want to make more, and it makes a great gift. Project is precut at home before class. 30-minute break for lunch, supplies needed Prerequisite: How to use […]

Install Cording
Posted on March 22, 2021

Level: B, I                             Cording takes a project to the next level- it can be used as a decorative trim around a cushion, or to define a seam…the uses are only limited to your imagination. You will learn 2 techniques to install cording, […]

Novice Sewing
Posted on March 22, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Project supply kit available from instructor […]

Novice Sewing
Posted on March 20, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Project supply kit available from instructor […]

Needles and Threads Primer
Posted on March 19, 2021

How often should I change my needle?  No, the answer is not “when it breaks”  This lecture/demo class will explain the anatomy of needles and how certain needles work best for particular fabrics and techniques.  In addition you will learn that not all thread is created equal and which threads to use for your various […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on March 16, 2021

Level: B, I Use a pattern to construct a sweatshirt with a knit fabric of your choice. Learn techniques to sew on knits and finish seams. You’ll also learn to apply rib knit at the neckline, cuffs, and bottom band (optional). Supplies needed; the project is precut before class at home Prerequisite: How to use […]

Add Side Seam Pockets
Posted on March 16, 2021

Level: B, I                             In this fun class, you’ll learn how to draft and install a side seam pocket in an existing garment. We will practice by making a mini sample (think toddler size) before putting a full-size pocket in a garment you […]

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on March 15, 2021

Beginner Sewing (B) Do you wonder what all those symbols on your pattern mean? This class covers that and much more. Learn all about the information on the pattern envelope to determine your size and fabric requirements. We’ll cut and construct a pair of elastic waist leisure pants for yourself or a loved one. 30-minute […]

Pencil Skirt
Posted on March 9, 2021

Level:  I, A We will use a Simplicity pattern to make a flattering unlined pencil skirt, with facings and an invisible zipper. Your choice of fabric can make this skirt elegant or casual. Precut at home, Supplies needed. 30-minute break for lunch Supply List: pencilSkirt Experience Levels  (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable to […]

Invisible Zipper
Posted on March 8, 2021

Level: B, I                 Once you see how easy it is to install this type of zipper, you’ll never use anything else! In class, you’ll learn to use an invisible zipper foot and make a small unlined pouch. Supplied needed, Kit is available from instructor-$10 Experience Levels  (N)          […]

Novice Sewing
Posted on March 2, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Project supply kit available from instructor […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on March 2, 2021

Level: B, I Use a pattern to construct a sweatshirt with a knit fabric of your choice. Learn techniques to sew on knits and finish seams. You’ll also learn to apply rib knit at the neckline, cuffs, and bottom band (optional). Supplies needed; the project is precut before class at home Prerequisite: How to use […]

Beginner Sewing
Posted on March 1, 2021

Level: B For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in-depth instruction, and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to thread and control your machine to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with tools, needles, thread, fabric, and interfacing basics. Apply your new skill Supply List: Novice-Beginner-Sewing […]

Fleece Robe
Posted on February 23, 2021

Level B, I Use a walking foot to make an easy hooded fleece robe for yourself or for a loved one. This beginner project is so impressive you’ll want to make more, and it makes a great gift. Project is precut at home before class. 30-minute break for lunch, supplies needed Prerequisite: How to use […]

Mug Rug
Posted on February 22, 2021

Beginner Sewing (B) This small project is perfect to try out your new machine skills. Learn how to sew on non-skid grip fabric as we make a mug rug for your hot and cold drinks. Project kit available from instructor – $5 Prerequisite: Novice Sewing or Beginner Sewing Supply List: MugRug Experience Levels  (N)          Novice. […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on February 22, 2021

Level: B, I Use a pattern to construct a sweatshirt with a knit fabric of your choice. Learn techniques to sew on knits and finish seams. You’ll also learn to apply rib knit at the neckline, cuffs and bottom band (optional). Supplies needed; project is precut before class at home Prerequisite: How to use a […]

Add Side Seam Pockets
Posted on February 17, 2021

Level: B, I                             In this fun class, you’ll learn how to draft and install a side seam pocket in an existing garment. We will practice by making a mini sample (think toddler size) before putting a full-size pocket in a garment you […]

Novice Sewing
Posted on February 17, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Project supply kit available from instructor […]

Install Cording
Posted on February 16, 2021

Level: B, I                             Cording takes a project to the next level- it can be used as a decorative trim around a cushion, or to define a seam…the uses are only limited to your imagination. You will learn 2 techniques to install cording, […]

Invisible Zipper
Posted on February 16, 2021

Level: B, I                 Once you see how easy it is to install this type of zipper, you’ll never use anything else! In class, you’ll learn to use an invisible zipper foot and make a small unlined pouch. Supplied needed, Kit is available from instructor-$10 Experience Levels  (N)          […]

Beginner Sewing
Posted on February 15, 2021

Level: B For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in-depth instruction, and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to thread and control your machine to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with tools, needles, thread, fabric, and interfacing basics. Apply your new skill Supply List:  BeginnerSewing […]

Altering a Pattern
Posted on February 9, 2021

Level:  I, A 3 people could measure to be a size 10, yet all three are different shapes and heights.  This class shows you how to take a pattern in your size and “tweak” it to fit your specific body shape. Learn what “ease” is and how it affects the fit of your pattern.  We’ll […]

Mug Rug
Posted on February 8, 2021

Beginner Sewing (B) This small project is perfect to try out your new machine skills. Learn how to sew on non-skid grip fabric as we make a mug rug for your hot and cold drinks. Project kit available from instructor – $5 Prerequisite: Novice Sewing or Beginner Sewing Supply List: MugRug Experience Levels  (N)          […]

Add Side Seam Pockets
Posted on February 8, 2021

Level: B, I                             In this fun class, you’ll learn how to draft and install a side seam pocket in an existing garment. We will practice by making a mini sample (think toddler size) before putting a full-size pocket in a garment you […]

Brother Technique Workbook
Posted on February 5, 2021

Specialty Techniques for Brother Luminaire and Stellaire, some Dream Machines with the Techniques used that month. We would like to share with our customers a new Technique Workbook Class designed by McDougal Sewing. This is for people who bought their Brother Machines from McDougal sewing. We will focus on 1 technique in each class and […]

Pfaff Technique Workbook
Posted on February 5, 2021

We would like to share with our customers a new Technique Workbook Class designed by Pfaff. We will focus on 1 technique in each class and have workbook pages to support that technique and do a Project using the same technique. We feel that by connecting a project to it – you will see the […]

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on February 2, 2021

Beginner Sewing (B) Do you wonder what all those symbols on your pattern mean? This class covers that and much more. Learn all about the information on the pattern envelope to determine your size and fabric requirements. We’ll cut and construct a pair of elastic waist leisure pants for yourself or a loved one. 30-minute […]

Invisible Zipper
Posted on February 1, 2021

Level: B, I                 Once you see how easy it is to install this type of zipper, you’ll never use anything else! In class, you’ll learn to use an invisible zipper foot and make a small unlined pouch. Supplied needed, Kit is available from instructor-$10 Experience Levels  (N)          […]

Novice Sewing
Posted on February 1, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Project supply kit available from instructor […]

Novice Sewing
Posted on January 26, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Project supply kit available from instructor […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on January 26, 2021

Level: B, I Use a pattern to construct a sweatshirt with a knit fabric of your choice. Learn techniques to sew on knits and finish seams. You’ll also learn to apply rib knit at the neckline, cuffs, and bottom band (optional). Supplies needed; the project is precut before class at home. Prerequisite: How to use […]

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on January 25, 2021

Beginner Sewing (B) Do you wonder what all those symbols on your pattern mean? This class covers that and much more. Learn all about the information on the pattern envelope to determine your size and fabric requirements. We’ll cut and construct a pair of elastic waist leisure pants for yourself or a loved one. 30-minute […]

Beginner Sewing
Posted on January 23, 2021

Level: B For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in-depth instruction, and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to thread and control your machine to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with tools, needles, thread, fabric, and interfacing basics. Apply your new skill Supply List: Novice-Beginner-Sewing […]

Viking Technique Workbook Class
Posted on January 14, 2021

Specialty Techniques for any Viking Machine with the Techniques used that month We would like to share with our customers a new Technique Workbook Class designed by Viking. We will focus on 1 technique in each class and have workbook pages to support that technique and do a Project using the same technique. We feel […]

Juki Techniques Workbook
Posted on January 8, 2021

Specialty Techniques for JUKI machines with decorative stitches and/or stitch combination programs. We would like to share with our customers a new Technique Workbook Class designed by McDougal Sewing.  We will focus on 1 technique in each class and have workbook pages to support that technique and do a Project using the same technique. We […]

Joyful Holiday Decoration
Posted on November 1, 2020

Make this fun Holiday Decoration for your home. Give your Christmas party a creative touch or give as a gift. With a touch of whimsy, you will find this fun and simple to make. Hang it on the door, mantle, or wall. Let’s get crafty and get sewing. Project website: https://www.singer.com/projects/home-decor-seasonal/joyful-holiday-decoration  

Heirloom Sewing Workbook and Project
Posted on October 21, 2020

In this class you will learn how to join lace to lace, lace to entredeux, lace to fabric, gather lace to fabric, and other techniques, and leave with a great reference workbook.  In the second part of the class,  you will take what you have learned and create a lovely heirloom sachet.  All laces and […]

POPS OF POINSETTIA | LIMITED TIME PROJECT
Posted on October 18, 2020

The Pops of Poinsetta is a Limited-Time Project offered by Pfaff.  It will dazzle your holiday table. Click here for more information on this project. It is a limited-time project and is only available until November 15, 2020. http://www.pfaff.com/en-US/Tutoriels/PFAFF-Blog/October-2020/Pops-of-Poinsettia-Limited-Time-Project

DIY Halloween Face Masks
Posted on October 18, 2020

  Halloween is almost here. Since we are all required to wear masks when out and about these days, why not create a special mask for Halloween. This mask is not just for children but for adults as well. Let’s all have fun this Halloween by wearing one of these creative Halloween masks. http://blog.brothersews.com/sewing/diy-halloween-face-masks/

Sew with Knits and Read a Pattern
Posted on September 21, 2020

Make a simple t-Shirt or Sweatshirt and learn to work with one-way stretch fabrics such as cotton interlock or french terry.  You will also learn how to read a pattern Learn to apply neckbands, cuffs, and bottom band and how to finish knit seams. Supply List: 2020 Sew with knits Supply List

Learn to Sew
Posted on September 19, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the morning, You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning, and cutting while constructing […]

Sew with Knits and Read a Pattern
Posted on September 15, 2020

Make a simple t-Shirt or Sweatshirt and learn to work with one-way stretch fabrics such as cotton interlock or french terry. You willl also learn how to read a pattern Learn to apply neckbands, cuffs, and bottom band and how to finish knit seams. Supply List: 2020 Sew with knits Supply List

Learn To Sew
Posted on September 14, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the morning, You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning, and cutting while constructing […]

Pfaff Specialty Stitches Techniques
Posted on August 29, 2020

This class is for Pfaff owners. You have taken the basic machine guide and embroidery guide class and now you will get into a few more advanced techniques. If your Pfaff machine does any or all of the following specialty techniques, you are invited to this Free guide class: You must present a sales receipt to […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on August 17, 2020

Make a simple t-Shirt or Sweatshirt and learn to work with one-way stretch fabrics such as cotton interlock or french terry. Learn to apply neckbands, cuffs, and bottom band and how to finish knit seams. Supply List: 2020 Sew with knits Supply List

Learn to Sew
Posted on August 15, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the morning, You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning, and cutting while constructing […]

Service Project & Contest
Posted on August 11, 2020

Service Project & Contest AUGUST 11 – OCTOBER 17 This year for our service project McDougal Sewing Center is going to do things a bit differently.  We are going to combine a contest that will allow you to explore your creativity as well as a service project.  We have selected two populations that are underserved, the elderly, […]

Basic Quilting Class
Posted on August 8, 2020

Do you want to learn how to Quilt? If so, this class is for you. During the class, you will learn quilting basics. If you purchase a Husqvarna Viking Sapphire 930 during the month of July, you will receive a coupon code that can be used to purchase a seat for the Basic Quilting Class. […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on August 4, 2020

Make a simple t-Shirt or Sweatshirt and learn to work with one-way stretch fabrics such as cotton interlock or french terry. Learn to apply neckbands, cuffs, and bottom band and how to finish knit seams. Supply List: 2020 Sew with knits Supply List

Learn to Sew
Posted on August 3, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the morning, You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning, and cutting while constructing […]

Viking Specialty Stitches
Posted on July 25, 2020

This class is for Husqvarna Viking Designer Series owners. You have taken the basic machine guide and embroidery guide class and now you will get into a few more advanced techniques. If your Viking machine does any or all of the following stitches, you are welcome to come to this Free guide class: Sequin stitches, […]

Pfaff Specialty Stitches
Posted on July 24, 2020

This class is for Pfaff owners. You have taken the basic machine guide and embroidery guide class and now you will get into a few more advanced techniques. If your Pfaff machine does any or all of the following specialty techniques, you are invited to this Free guide class: You must present a sales receipt to […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on July 20, 2020

Make a simple t-Shirt or Sweatshirt and learn to work with one-way stretch fabrics such as cotton interlock or french terry. Learn to apply neckbands, cuffs, and bottom band and how to finish knit seams. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. You’ll also learn about grainlines, nap, pinning, and cutting […]

Learn to Sew
Posted on July 18, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the morning, You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning, and cutting while constructing […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on July 7, 2020

Make a simple t-Shirt or Sweatshirt and learn to work with one-way stretch fabrics such as cotton interlock or french terry. Learn to apply neckbands, cuffs, and bottom band and how to finish knit seams. Supply List: 2020 Sew with knits Supply List

Learn to Sew
Posted on July 6, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the morning, You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning, and cutting while constructing […]

Pfaff Specialty Stitches
Posted on June 27, 2020

This class is for Pfaff owners. You have taken the basic machine guide and embroidery guide class and now you will get into a few more advanced techniques. If your Pfaff machine does any or all of the following specialty techniques, you are invited to this Free guide class: You must present a sales receipt to […]

Fabric Basket
Posted on June 25, 2020

Create your own prayer or inspiration bowl embroidered with your favorite phrase to help you remember the simple things in life. Collect your prayers or inspirations and read one a day to remember your blessings and the people you care about. A perfect gift to let others know you are thinking about them. http://www.husqvarnaviking.com/en-US/Be-Inspired/Blog/April-2020-(1)/A-Basket-for-Your-Thoughts  

Sew with Knits
Posted on June 23, 2020

Make a simple t-Shirt or Sweatshirt and learn to work with one-way stretch fabrics such as cotton interlock or french terry. Learn to apply neckbands, cuffs, and bottom band and how to finish knit seams. Supply List: 2020 Sew with knits Supply List

Learn to Sew
Posted on June 20, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the morning, You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning, and cutting while constructing […]

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on June 15, 2020

Learn to use a commercial pattern as we make lounge pants for yourself or the child in your life. As we construct your lounge pants you’ll find out how to cut your size, lengthen or shorten your pattern and decipher what all those symbols are and why we need them. Supply List: 2020 How to […]

Beginning Sewers Class (Mechanical Sewing Machines)
Posted on June 13, 2020

Reusable Car Trash Bag – Great Fathers Day Gift! OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! Tired of wondering what to get Dad for Father’s Day? Could he use a place to put all the car trash? Let’s make the perfect gift for the man in your life. This class is for all of those Beginning Sewers that […]

Learn to Sew
Posted on June 9, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the am. You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning and cutting while constructing […]

Basic Pattern Alteration
Posted on June 8, 2020

This class shows you how to take a commercial pattern in your size range (and sewing level) and fit it to your unique measurements. You’ll learn to take proper measurements, calculate ease and apply corrections using the multi size pattern. There is no sewing in this class. Supply List: 2020 Basic Pattern Alteration Supply List

Sew with Knits
Posted on June 2, 2020

Make a simple t Shirt or Sweatshirt and learn to work with one way stretch fabrics such as cotton interlock or french terry. Learn to apply neckbands, cuffs and bottom band and how to finish knit seams. Supply List: 2020 Sew with knits Supply List

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on June 1, 2020

Learn to use a commercial pattern as we make lounge pants for yourself or the child in your life. As we construct your lounge pants you’ll find out how to cut your size, lengthen or shorten your pattern and decipher what all those symbols are and why we need them. Supply List: 2020 How to […]

Machine Applique
Posted on May 19, 2020

We respectfully request that all class attendees wear a face mask to class. If you do not have a face mask you can find directions on how to make one click on one of the links for directions. Serger Facemask    Sewing Machine Facemask Learn to machine applique using your machine’s zig-zag stitch, blanket stitch […]

Learn to Sew
Posted on May 18, 2020

We respectfully request that all class attendees wear a face mask to class. If you do not have a face mask you can find directions on how to make one click on one of the links for directions. Serger Facemask    Sewing Machine Facemask Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review […]

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on May 12, 2020

Learn to use a commercial pattern as we make lounge pants for yourself or the child in your life. As we construct your lounge pants you’ll find out how to cut your size, lengthen or shorten your pattern and decipher what all those symbols are and why we need them. Supply List: 2020 How to […]

Machine Applique
Posted on May 11, 2020

Learn to machine applique using your machine’s zig-zag stitch, blanket stitch and a few of those  fancy ones you don’t know what to do with. You’ll use fusible web and stabilizer as we make a holiday table runner Supply List:2020 machine Applique Supply list

Sew with Knit
Posted on May 5, 2020

Make a simple t Shirt or Sweatshirt and learn to work with one way stretch fabrics such as cotton interlock or french terry. Learn to apply neckbands, cuffs and bottom band and how to finish knit seams. Supply List: 2020 Sew with knits Supply List

Basic Pattern Alteration
Posted on May 4, 2020

This class shows you how to take a commercial pattern in your size range (and sewing level) and fit it to your unique measurements. You’ll learn to take proper measurements, calculate ease and apply corrections using the multi size pattern. There is no sewing in this class. Supply List: 2020 Basic Pattern Alteration Supply List

Learn to Sew
Posted on April 28, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the am. You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning and cutting while constructing […]

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on April 27, 2020

Learn to use a commercial pattern as we make lounge pants for yourself or the child in your life. As we construct your lounge pants you’ll find out how to cut your size, lengthen or shorten your pattern and decipher what all those symbols are and why we need them. Supply List: 2020 How to […]

Machine Applique
Posted on April 21, 2020

Learn to machine applique using your machine’s zig-zag stitch, blanket stitch and a few of those  fancy ones you don’t know what to do with. You’ll use fusible web and stabilizer as we make a holiday table runner Supply List:2020 machine Applique Supply list

Learn to Sew
Posted on April 20, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the am. You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning and cutting while constructing […]

Learn to Sew
Posted on April 18, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the am. You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning and cutting while constructing […]

Viking Specialty Stitches
Posted on April 16, 2020

This class is for Husqvarna Viking Designer owners. You have taken the basic machine guide and embroidery guide class and now you will get into a few more advanced techniques. If your Viking machine does any or all of the following stitches, you are welcome to come to this Free guide class: You must present a […]

Basic Pattern Alteration
Posted on April 14, 2020

This class shows you how to take a commercial pattern in your size range (and sewing level) and fit it to your unique measurements. You’ll learn to take proper measurements, calculate ease and apply corrections using the multi size pattern. There is no sewing in this class. Supply List: 2020 Basic Pattern Alteration Supply List

Machine Applique
Posted on April 13, 2020

Learn to machine applique using your machine’s zig-zag stitch, blanket stitch and a few of those  fancy ones you don’t know what to do with. You’ll use fusible web and stabilizer as we make a holiday table runner Supply List:2020 machine Applique Supply list

SEMI-CIRCLE ACCESSORY HOLDER
Posted on April 10, 2020

This is an in-the-hoop project made with Shape Creator™ and Appliqué Creator and the built-in features on the PFAFF® creative icon™. The accessory holder has 2 or 4 built-in in pockets and is great for electronic cords, USB sticks or sewing accessories. Read step by step instructions for a fabulous project for Pfaff Creative Icon […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on April 7, 2020

Make a simple t Shirt or Sweatshirt and learn to work with one way stretch fabrics such as cotton interlock or french terry. Learn to apply neckbands, cuffs and bottom band and how to finish knit seams. Supply List: 2020 Sew with knits Supply List

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on April 6, 2020

Learn to use a commercial pattern as we make lounge pants for yourself or the child in your life. As we construct your lounge pants you’ll find out how to cut your size, lengthen or shorten your pattern and decipher what all those symbols are and why we need them. Supply List: 2020 How to […]

Learn to Sew
Posted on March 31, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the am. You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning and cutting while constructing […]

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on March 30, 2020

Learn to use a commercial pattern as we make lounge pants for yourself or the child in your life. As we construct your lounge pants you’ll find out how to cut your size, lengthen or shorten your pattern and decipher what all those symbols are and why we need them. Supply List: 2020 How to […]

Applique with your Sewing Machine
Posted on March 24, 2020

Learn to machine applique using your machine’s zig-zag stitch, blanket stitch and a few of those  fancy ones you don’t know what to do with. You’ll use fusible web and stabilizer as we make a holiday table runner Supply List:2020 machine Applique Supply list

Learn to Sew
Posted on March 23, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the am. You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning and cutting while constructing […]

Learn to Sew
Posted on March 21, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the am. You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning and cutting while constructing […]

Learn to Sew
Posted on March 19, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the am. You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning and cutting while constructing […]

Basic Pattern Alteration
Posted on March 17, 2020

This class shows you how to take a commercial pattern in your size range (and sewing level) and fit it to your unique measurements. You’ll learn to take proper measurements, calculate ease and apply corrections using the multi size pattern. There is no sewing in this class. Supply List: 2020 Basic Pattern Alteration Supply List

Applique with your Sewing Machine
Posted on March 16, 2020

Learn to machine applique using your machine’s zig-zag stitch, blanket stitch and a few of those  fancy ones you don’t know what to do with. You’ll use fusible web and stabilizer as we make a holiday table runner Supply List:2020 machine Applique Supply list

Tool Time 2
Posted on March 14, 2020

(If you took Tool Time 1 (class cost $50.00) and you take Tool Time 2 you will receive a $15 gift certificate from McDougals. Class Objective:  Use tools that were discussed and used in Tool Time 1 (class on March 14th from 10:00 to 1:00). ITINERARY:       Class participation on cutting strips with the Rotary Cutter. […]

Tool Time 1
Posted on March 14, 2020

Instructor Shari Medford Class Objective: To achieve and master the tools used in Quilting and Some Crafts. Find the right tools that fit your needs. Itinerary: Demonstrate the different Rotary Cutters, Rulers and Self-Healing Mats Learn the care and maintenance of each. Practice the proper use of the Rotary Cutter, Ruler and Mat. Discuss safety […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on March 10, 2020

Make a simple t Shirt or Sweatshirt and learn to work with one way stretch fabrics such as cotton interlock or french terry. Learn to apply neckbands, cuffs and bottom band and how to finish knit seams. Supply List: 2020 Sew with knits Supply List

Basic Pattern Alteration
Posted on March 9, 2020

This class shows you how to take a commercial pattern in your size range (and sewing level) and fit it to your unique measurements. You’ll learn to take proper measurements, calculate ease and apply corrections using the multi size pattern. There is no sewing in this class. Supply List: 2020 Basic Pattern Alteration Supply List

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on March 3, 2020

Learn to use a commercial pattern as we make lounge pants for yourself or the child in your life. As we construct your lounge pants you’ll find out how to cut your size, lengthen or shorten your pattern and decipher what all those symbols are and why we need them. Supply List: 2020 How to […]

Pfaff Specialty Stitches
Posted on February 29, 2020

This class is for Pfaff owners. You have taken the basic machine guide and embroidery guide class and now you will get into a few more advanced techniques. If your Pfaff machine does any or all of the following specialty techniques, you are invited to this Free guide class: You must present a sales receipt to […]

Learn to Sew
Posted on February 25, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the am. You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning and cutting while constructing […]

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