Sunday, January 30, 2011


Our new class schedule is posted on the right.  Scroll down to see our new offerings. 


We have added a Reversible Vest class using Kwik Sew 3846 and a Raincoat/Windbreaker using Kwik Sew 3622.  We have tried to schedule classes at a variety of times and days.  We look forward to seeing everyone for our Annual Anniversary/Super Bowl Sunday Sale.   Although I will not be in the store, I will be with each of you vicariously.   

Some of you may be wondering why the Adult Sewing 101 has not been scheduled lately.  I have been teaching several Mom and Daughter classes by request.  Children as young as 8 can take this class as long as they have an interest and get plenty of rest each night before class.  A sewing machine is not required.  Because the scheduled classes did not fill sufficiently (due to no shows and cancelations) I am changing the way I charge for the class.  One person private class will be $100.  Two persons will be $120, mom/grandma and child, two children or adults.  Class of three or more will be $60 per student.  This class runs 8-10 hours, can be completed in one long day of sewing by adults.  Children must take in 3 sessions.  Class also includes all fabric samples, thread,  workbook and precut fabric for a large square bottomed tote that is the final project using many of the techniques that have been learned in the earlier sessions. 

I am also going to offer Sewing with Janet.  These will be days that I will be at the shop, available to sew with you and teach a new technique or two or just answer your questions about your machine.  One suggestion that I have already received is "Twin Needles", how to use them, how to make ribbing from fleece using a twin needle, and use in heirloom sewing.  This will be a time for you to bring in your projects and questions.  Cost will be $25 for the day.

Scheduling by request.


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