Join us for a private lesson! These are very popular here as every student leaves feeling confident with their customized lesson that focuses on them and what they would like to learn. We have found in large classes it is easy for some to get confused and not feel confident to ask they questions they would like to ask. We have a few different varieties of private lessons to choose from depending on what you would like to learn. We teach sewing to ages 8 and up!
Basic Beginner Lesson
Basic beginner classes are a great option for anyone looking to learn how to sew. Good refresher for someone who hasn’t used their machine in a long time or recently acquired a new to them machine.
$30 for 1 hour. Or groups of 2 $25 each for 1 hour.
This is a good next step for someone who is comfortable with their machine, but would like to learn more about sewing. Gain confidence sewing simple projects like tote bags, shorts, leggings, t-shirts, place mats, table runners etc. Simple projects to help learn good sewing habits and retain sewing knowledge. More complicated projects are an option as well, these usually take more time. On average project classes run 2 -1 hour classes long.
Technique classes are great for experienced sewers who would like to learn more about a specific technique such as putting in zippers, learning free motion quilting, reading and adjusting patterns, and more!
Basic beginner classes. Goes over how to operate the machine. Good refresher for someone who hasn’t used their machine in a long time or good for someone just learning to sew.
Private lessons are $30 for 1 hour.
If you would like to book in groups of 2 people you can receive a bundle price of $25 per person for 1 hour.
You are able to book multiple hours in one session on select days.
Bernina Community Studio Classes
The flatlock stitch is showing up all over ready-to-wear clothing lately. Once you learn how easy this stitch is to create you will be finding ways to add it your garment and decorative sewing projects. It is a great seam for raglan sleeves and can even be used as a hem finish for your t-shirts. It is also a lot of fun to use in decorative ways and can be embellished with decorative thread and ribbon. We will show you how and you can get creative! Join us for our in store demonstration and try it for yourself! You will be all set to sew your pillow with confidence in the comfort of your own home. You can bring your own machine to practice the techniques, or try it out on one of ours.
Date: June 12 2021
Stop looking for the perfect pillow and make your own! Learn how to construct a home dec pillow, add piping and insert a zipper. After you make this one, you can use your new sewing skills to make many more in your favorite fabrics and custom sizes! Join us for our in store demonstration and try it for yourself! You will be all set to sew your pillow with confidence in the comfort of your own home. You can bring your own machine to practice the techniques, or try it out on one of ours.
Date: June 19 2021
Kick up your quilting with a new dimension-- texture! Learn how quilting with the couching and rustic yarns creates an unexpected touch of texture in your work. Constructed with bandanas and lightweight denim, your Cowboy Quilt is sure to be a unique addition to your collection. Yee-haw! Note: This lesson will contain step by step instructions using the Q series frame model with Qmatic software. The in store demonstration will be on the Q series sit down model machine. We love this easy to sew quilt for a quick project! Perfect for a summer play blanket for kids. Join us for our in store demonstration and try some of the techniques for yourself! You will be all set to create your own cowboy quilt with confidence in the comfort of your own home. You can bring your own machine to practice the techniques, or try it out on our Q20 Sit down model in store!
Date: June 26 2021