IN PERSON - Getting Started with Westalee Rulers Westalee rulers are designed for quilters to use on their home sewing machine as guides for free motion quilting. Learn to properly attach the free motion ruler foot to your machine, then to move the fabric while the foot hugs the edge of the ruler. You will practice using several different rulers.
IN PERSON - How to Adjust the Bodice Are you frustrated with the way your tops fit? In this class we will go over common adjustments for fit issues including: a small or large bust, narrow or wide shoulders, full tummy, and length adjustments for a tall or petite height. Learning how to adjust patterns for your unique body will give you confidence to sew your own clothing.
IN PERSON - Improvisational Piecing Use up some of those scraps, bust your stress and remember what it is like to play! Bring a theme fabric and lots of scraps or fat quarters and Cyndi will help you loosen up.
IN PERSON - Intro to Machine Quilting with Cyndi So many quilt tops, so little time! Learn the basics of machine quilting, first with a walking foot and then free-motion. You will learn some simple designs that are beginner-friendly so you can finish your quilts with confidence.
IN PERSON - Jelly Roll Rug All it takes to make this fun area rug is a jelly roll (set of 42, 2 1/2" strips) and strips of cotton batting. It's lots of fun and so customizable. One jelly roll makes a rug approximately 30" x 44". Beginners are welcome.
IN PERSON - Knits 101: Leggings Make your own pair of leggings! You will learn techniques for working with knits including cutting out, sewing seams, and topstitching for a professional look. Pattern required (Misses XS-5XL). Must know how to use your sewing machine.
IN PERSON - Know Your Knit Fabrics Have you ever wanted to delve into sewing knits but feel overwhelmed with all of the choices? In this lecture Stephanie will talk about their similarities, differences, and techniques to sew them that are different from sewing woven fabrics.
IN PERSON - Machine Embroidery Workshop Learn to create and stitch beautifully digitized embroidery designs in a hoop. All levels of embroiderers are encouraged, and all makes and models of machines are welcome.
IN PERSON - Piecing Beyond the Basics For those with basic quilt making skills who want to take their piecing up a notch: join Cyndi once a month as she leads you through cutting and piecing harder blocks: diamonds and y-seams, curves, odd shapes and more. With these skills, you can tackle any block!
IN PERSON - Quick Curve Ruler Sew Kind of Wonderful created unique rulers which will give you great success with curved piecing. Choose the Quick Curve Ruler or Mini Quick Curve and one of the many corresponding patterns, and Linda will lead you through the steps to measure, cut, and sew the curve, then trim to square up your block.
IN PERSON - Sewing School 101 - Series of 5 sessions Join the fun - step into the world of sewing. You will gain useful sewing skills and learn techniques as you make several projects. Learn to select the proper fabric, tools and supplies for clothing, home décor, quilting and crafting.
IN PERSON - Tuffet Workshop - Series of 2 sessions Everyone needs a tuffet, a one-of-a-kind piece of upholstered furniture for your own home or for a great gift. In this two-session workshop, you will sew a tuffet cover and build the upholstered foundation.
IN PERSON - Woven Skirt - Series of 2 sessions Learn how to sew a skirt using the Fiore Skirt by Closet Core Patterns, which covers waist sizes 24?-39?. Stephanie will lead you through making view C in class together, which has buttons up the front and curved patch pockets.
IN PERSON - Woven Top - Series of 2 sessions Learn to sew a woven top using the Sagebrush Top by Friday Pattern Co. This beginner pattern, which covers bust sizes 32?-67?, can be sewn with or without the bust gathers and fits lots of body types.
Cost: $ 70.00
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