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Seasonal Sewing Workshops

Seasonal Sewing Workshops

$75.00

Our Seasonal Workshop enable students to sample an array of classes with less time commitment. With most workshop being 1 - 3 sessions you can enhance your skills and create great projects in no time. 

 

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Zipper Clutches and Change Purses

Saturday, Dec. 10th ~  2pm - 5:30pm. We're offering a second slot on Sat. Dec. 17 from 2pm - 5:30pm

Who doesn't want their very own personalized clutch and change purse!? In this zippers class you will learn how to select the correct length zippers, how to shorten them and create a new zipper stop. You'll learn how to select the correct stabilizers, make boxed corners and so much more!

These are great to keep for yourself or make as gifts! You’ll be provided with dozens of fabric and zipper options. Both projects can have equally as pretty and fun linings and zipper closures as the outside fabric, to make them extra cute!

Course Cost: $75 + $15 supply fee. Leave With:  Two projects and instructions for both  Instructor: Mikala Cash  Prerequisite: Sewing 100, or equivalent experience


Mesh Tote Bags

Friday, Feb 3, 10 & 17~ 5:45pm - 7:55pm

We love this new Bag Design and the thought of sporting it to the market, pool and while on vacation! Create your very own washable bag complete with six pockets for all your goodies. Work with cotton canvas and mesh that will enable all those crumbs and sand to fall right out the bottom and not in the back seat of your car! :)

Course Cost: $145. A small list of supplies needed will be sent a week before the course.  Leave With:  One finished bag and a pattern - Instructor: Kerry Anne Snyder  Prerequisite: Sewing 101or equivalent experience.


Sling Bags

Saturday, Feb. 11, 18 & 25 ~ 2pm - 4:20pm

In this course students will make a fully lined cross body bag in one of two sizes. You'll learn two styles of zippers, how to create an adjustable strap and how to utilizes hardware like sliders, gliders and swivel hooks. These bags are perfect for hiking, nature walks, festivals or just as an everyday carry around!

Course Cost:  $152 + $15 pattern fee. A small list of materials needed will be sent a week before the course. Leave WithA completed bag and pattern   - Instructor: Mikala Cash  Prerequisite:  Sewing 101  or equivalent experience  * There will be up to one hour of homework needed between classes to ensure project completion.


Funky Felted Mittens

Saturday, Feb. 4 ~ 2:15pm - 4:45pm

We're at it again with our most popular seasonal workshop ~ Funky Felted Mittens. If you want the warmest, most creative, personally designed mittens for yourself or family and friends then this workshop is a must! Learn the "easy way" to create felted mittens using old sweaters or scraps of wool and leave with templates to go on an make more!

Course Cost: $75 + $15 material fee.  Leave With:  A set of mittens and templates to make more. - Instructor: Mikala Cash  Prerequisite: Sewing 101, or equivalent experience.


Fabric Jelly Roll Rugs 

Sunday, Feb. 5, 12, 19 & 26 ~ 10:30am - 12:30pm

Create a 30" x 44" area rug using the jelly roll of your choice. Jelly rolls are cute, round fabric "treats" consisting of 40 - 42 strips of fabric. Each strip measures 2.5" x 42". This rug will be customized to your liking, depending on the colors and prints of fabric you choose. Brighten up your sewing room with rainbow prints, decorate a child's room with whimsical colors, or use coordinating colors to compliment any room in your home. The possibilities are endless! 

Course Cost: $165 A small list of supplies needed will be sent a week before the course. Leave With: A finished rug, tips and tricks Instructor: Carrie Tino  Prerequisite: Sewing 101, or equivalent experience * There may be up to one of hour of out of class time needed between classes. 


Zipper Cubes

TBD

Join us for this fun workshop to make your very own Zipper  Cubes! All creations can have equally as interesting and fun linings and zipper closures as the outside fabric, to make them extra cute! In this class you’ll learn how to sew in a zipper specific to this project, select the correct length zippers, make boxed corners, create 3-d projects and so much more! We’ll be making a Cube that’s about 8.5” x 3.5".  *Please note this project may be challenging for those with hand limitations. 

Course Cost: $65 * $15 pattern fee A small list of supplies needed will be sent a week before the course. Leave With: A finished cube and pattern to make more. Instructor: TBD  Prerequisite: Sewing 101, or equivalent experience * There may be up to one of hour of out of class time needed between classes. 



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Funky Felted Mittens

We're at it again with our most popular seasonal workshop ~ Funky Felted Mittens. If you want the warmest, most creative, personally designed mittens for yourself or family and friends then this workshop is a must! Learn the "easy way" to create felted mittens using old sweaters or scraps of wool and leave with templates to go on an make more!

Leave With: A set of mittens and skills to make more.


Fabric Bowls & Trivets

What happens when you combine fabric scraps, rope and a zigzag stitch? Well…….beautiful pieces of fiber art of course! Explore working with fabric in a whole new way while creating these delightful bowls and trivets! Students will learn how to use their zig-zag stitch, wrap fabric and tips and tricks on how to begin and finish these pieces. This is a great project to use up some fabric scraps or purchase new and coordinate with the room you plan to display your pieces of art. 

Leave With: Two finished projects and instructions to make more.


Doggie Leashes and Collars

Calling all Doggie lovers….. could anything be better than spending time learning and creating great personalized pieces for your pooch!?!
You'll learn how to make your very own personalized collar and leash. If time allows we'll also discuss how to make bandannas. The possibilities are endless, just think … a seasonal bandanna for the 4th of July, Halloween or Saint Patrick’s Day, a matching collar and leash set or a set in colors specific to the season!

Leave With:  At least two finished projects, info on where to purchase more hardware for future projects


Plushies ~ Bears, Cats and Dogs

By utilizing patterns students will have the opportunity to create an adorable dog, cat or bear stuffed animal. This course will help expand your pattern skills, teach you how to make darts and pleats, sew curved seams, apply safety eyes and more! Create your stuffed animal out of repurposed clothing or new fabric. 

Leave With:  A finished project and pattern to make more.


Summer Beach Bags & Totes

Sunkissed cheeks and bare feet... ahh don't you just love summer?!  We love this new Bag Design and the thought of sporting it to the market, pool and beach this summer! Create your very own washable bag complete with multiple pockets for all your goodies. Work with cotton canvas and mesh that will enable all those crumbs and that sand to fall right out the bottom and not in the back seat of your car! :)


Tote Bags

By utilizing medium weight fabrics students will create the perfect sized tote bag for the farmers market, beach, groceries or everyday everyday use. You'll leave with a beautiful bag AND learn how to attach  magnetic snaps, create two internal pockets, and boxed corners! 


Boho Bags, Creative Sewing Studio

Reversible Boho Bags

Comfy on your shoulder, stylish in looks, spacious for your "stuff" and reversible ~ this bag is just perfect for all your needs! In this course you'll learn to create pleats, sew oval shapes, work with stabilizers and create a reversible  Boho Style bag!

 


Yoga Mat Bags

Ahhhhhh how we love spring! It's a time to get outside, shed those winter blues and focus more in-depth on self care. Yoga and mediation have been practiced for centuries for it's mental, spiritual and physical benefits. Join us for this blissed out course to relax and learn how to create your very own Yoga Mat Bag and Essential Oils Aromatherapy masks while listing to therapeutic music and smelling the sweet smell of lavender essential oils.

 


Embroidery, Creative Sewing Studio

Embroidered Messenger Bags

This course will take you on a creative journey away from our common straight stitch and into a world of delightful decorative stitches like Colonial knots, blanket stitches, whip stitches and over stitches. By combining machine and hand stitching on felt you'll see your bag come alive! We'll start with practice stitching, then move on to our flower pattern as seen in the photo and end with creating a wonderful messenger bag out of felt.  


Fabric Jelly Roll Rugs 

Create a 30" x 44" area rug using the jelly roll of your choice. Jelly rolls are cute, round fabric "treats" consisting of 40 - 42 strips of fabric. Each strip measures 2.5" x 42". This rug will be customized to your liking, depending on the colors and prints of fabric you choose. Brighten up your sewing room with rainbow prints, decorate a child's room with whimsical colors, or use coordinating colors to compliment any room in your home. The possibilities are endless! 


sewing bags, sewing clutches, fashion design, accessories

Clutches & Purses

Who doesn't want their very own personalized clutch and change purse!? In this zippers class you will learn how to select the correct length zippers, how to shorten them and create a new zipper stop. You'll learn how to select the correct stabilizers, make boxed corners and so much more!

These are great to keep for yourself or make as gifts! You’ll be provided with dozens of fabric options for pouches & clutches. All pouches and clutches can have equally as pretty and fun linings and zipper closures as the outside fabric, to make them extra cute!


 Origami Style Face Masks 

We've now made over 2,000 face masks and have come up with some great tips and tricks along the way to have your masks looking professional, being durable and super cute! Join us for this fun one session workshop and learn to make your very own! All supplies will be provided.

Leave With:  One completed mask and tips to make more.

Into The Garden.

We LOVE this work apron!! This two sided, double stitched, multi - pocket apron is so durable, practical and will suit your needs!!! Work with a pattern to create your very own! Choose masculine or feminine fabrics to create an apron that can be used in your garden, around the house, fixing things, working on equipment or just cuz! This apron has 9 pockets, two tool holders, adjustable hardware and is fully lined.

Blissed Out

Ahhhhhh how we love spring and summer! It's a time to get outside, shed those winter blues and focus more in-depth on self care. Yoga and mediation have been practiced for centuries for it's mental, spiritual and physical benefits. Join us for this new course to relax and learn how to create your very own Yoga Mat Bag and Essential Oils Aromatherapy masks while listing to therapeutic music and smelling the sweet smell of lavender essential oils. 


Install invisible Zippers, Creative Sewing Studio

Invisible Zippers

Zippers can mystify the most skilled of sewists but you don’t have to struggle alone! During this workshop we will help you navigate the world of zippers and teach you how to install an invisible zipper for a  14 x 14 pillow sham. You'll learn how to to shorten zippers, create a new zipper stop, how to use your invisible zipper foot and so much more! This technique is transferable to adding invisible zippers into clothing.
Leave With: A finsihed pillow and and a list of over 40 local fabric stores

Sewing Stuffed Animals

Spring Bunnies.

Hop on over to the studio for this fun afternoon workshop! Create adorable bunnies from soft fabrics like laundered cottons, felt  or fleece. Learn how to create darts, work with interfacing and tuck fabric to give your bunny a three-dimensional look. 

Leave With:  An adorable stuffed bunny, templates and instructions to make more.


HUGE Donut Pillows

This new fun spring workshop is sure to bring a smile to your face and laughter into you heart. I mean who wouldn't want a huge donut pillow that you could literally wear around your neck! :) Become more comfortable sewing around curves and utilizing your zigzag stitch in addition to straight stitch. Work with lightweight home décor fabrics, felt and stuffing to create this cute pillow! 

Leave With: One finished Donut, instructions to make more and a list of over 40 local fabric stores


Boutique Quality Cowls

These popular scarves are being made and sold everywhere from H&M to Etsy for up to $55! This is your opportunity to create your very own boutique quality cowl with fabric of your choice! Select faux fur, knit or cotton blends to create your cowl from. They make a wonderful addition to any outfit and make great gifts!

Leave With: One finished cowl, List of over 40 local fabric stores


Aromatherapy Eye Mask Pillows

Ahhhhh nothing says relaxation like the smell of soothing essential oils like lavender, lemongrass and orange. During this seasonal workshop you will create your very own aromatherapy eye-mask pillow and choose your favorite scent or mix a couple. These make wonderful holiday gifts or keep for yourself and use during Savasana at the end of your yoga practice or while distressing at the end of your day.

Leave With: Two finished projects, List of over 40 local fabric stores


Christmas Applique and Quilting, Creative Sewing Studio

Holiday Mini Quilt Coasters

This delightful workshop offers three separate projects to choose from, Holiday Rudolf, Christmas Tree Truck and Joy. These Applique and Quilted Coasters, also known as Mug Rugs measure about 7" x 10" when completed. This is the perfect project if you'd like to sample quilting and applique! You'll leave with one adorable coaster to place your morning coffee or hot coco on. And of course you can always place cookies on during Christmas eve for Santa!

Leave with: A completed coaster, Instructions and template, List of over 40 local fabric stores


Beach Bags

In this course you will:

Focus on components of making a bag with applique detail
•Learn different applique products, styles and techniques
•Learn common decorative applique stitches like satin and blanket
•Gain experience working with various kinds of fusibles
•Learn how to create internal pockets
•Learn how to add magnetic snap closures
•Learn how to use grommets to attach your bag handles
•Become more familiar with terminology used with instructions
•Learn several tips that will make the whole sewing process much easier

Leave with: Your very own Beach Bag, Instructions to make more , Applique Templates and List of over 50 local fabric stores


Walk on the Wild Side

This super fun sewing patterns course is sure to delight and expand your sewing skills. This class is perfect for those who want to explore working with array of different fabrics like leather, suede, vinyl and pleather and leave with a super cute bag! We'll build off skills learned in previous pattern courses and also learn to install zippers and top stitch. 

Students will have a choice of four different animal bags to create; dog, owl, cat or fox. 

Leave With: Bag to take home, Pattern to make more, List of over 40 local fabric stores


 

 

Wine Bottle Bags, Creative Sewing StudioSeasonal Wine Bags 

Oh what fun it is to sew...........holiday inspired projects! Join us for this one-time seasonal class to create your very own seasonal wine bags and matching gift tag! Your bag will be fully lined with no raw edges showing and we will create a casing between the two layer to run a ribbon through for synching at the top and tying a bow.  Create wine bags for yourself, as a teachers gift or house gift for a holiday host!

Leave With: One finished wine bag, instructions to make more, list of over 40 local fabric stores


Decorative Zipper Pillows

Zippers can mystify the most skilled of sewists but you don’t have to struggle alone. During this course we will help you navigate the world of zippers and teach you how to install an invisible zipper into a basic throw pillow. 

You'll learn how to use your invisible zipper foot, select the correct length zippers, how to shorten them and create a new zipper stop and so much more!

Leave With: One finished pillow, Locations to purchase zippers, List of over 40 local fabric stores


Infinity Scarves

These popular scarves are being made and sold everywhere from H&M to Etsy for up to $55! This is your opportunity to create your very own boutique quality infinity scarves with fabric of your choice! They make a wonderful addition to any outfit and make great gifts too! Select a lightweight fabric to wear on warmer days or a heavier fabric for those cooler days. 
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Leave With: One finished Scarf and a list of over 40 local fabric stores


Drink Koozies, Creative Sewing StudioCustomized Drink Koozies

In this workshop students will work from two different templates that will enable you to create customized Beer Koozies and/or Customized Coffee Sleeves! Students can create a project using Velcro, elastics and buttons for closures. This will allow students to not only learn how to size but also how to work with batting, insulate, Velcro, elastic, buttons and more! These koozies will help keep hot beverages warm and keep cold beverages cool. They will also help absorb condensation from cold bottles to keep your hands and other surfaces dry. These make great practical gifts!

Leave With: At least one finished project, List of over 40 local fabric stores.


Decorative Ruffle Pillow

Zippers can mystify the most skilled of sewists but you don’t have to struggle alone. During this course we will help you navigate the world of zippers and teach you how to install an invisible zipper into a decorative ruffle pillow. You'll learn how to use your invisible zipper foot, make ruffles, select the correct length zippers, how to shorten them and create a new zipper stop and so much more!

Think how lovely they could be in a new babies room, or a gift for mom. How about using fun fabric to create a funky look or elegant fabric for a more sophisticated look.

Leave With: One finished pillow, Locations to purchase zippers, List of over 40 local fabric stores




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