Classes

Birds of a Feather is for those who own vintage Singer Featherweight machines, other vintage machines, or simply have an interest in them. We meet the second Wednesday of the month.

Open Sews are scheduled periodically to allow you to have uninterrupted sewing time and to get help and advice, if needed. Watch our FaceBook page for dates.

07-06-2020 9:30 am -1:00 pm

20190213 094646Do you need some uninterrupted sewing time? Do you like sewing and chatting with others? Would you like some inspiration or help with sewing projects? Come join us for the Sewing Lounge! Bring your sewing machine, supplies and projects!

07-07-2020 10:00 am -1:00 pm

A group of people posing for the cameraDescription automatically generatedNeed help cutting and prepping for an upcoming class or your personal project? We are here for you. Bring your materials and supplies and we will walk you through “prepping.”

07-08-2020 9:30 am -1:00 pm

081919If you have a Featherweight or other Vintage machine you won't want to miss this gathering. Even if you don't, you still don't want to miss it. Sew-n-Tell, Put-n-Take Table, Demos, & Sewing. How fun it all that? 

07-10-2020 10:00 am -1:00 pm

Image result for finishing schoolBe it a quilt, a table runner, a bed runner, etc., don’t just fold it and put it in a drawer let us help you finish and bind it. Bring your materials and supplies and we will help you get ‘er done.

07-13-2020 9:30 am - 07-17-2020 12:30 pm

kidscamp3Students will spend a fun filled week learning to sew. Focus will be on understanding the art of sewing while making projects they can keep, or give as gifts.  This camp will be held in 2 blocks. Morning for ages 9-11; Afternoon for 12+  Materials for projects are included. Each session limited to 5 students.

 

With a teacher, a classroom helper, and all supplies included, this is a $350 value

07-13-2020 1:00 pm - 07-17-2020 4:00 pm

kidscamp3Students will spend a fun filled week learning to sew. Focus will be on understanding the art of sewing while making projects they can keep, or give as gifts.  This camp will be held in 2 blocks. Morning for ages 9-11; Afternoon for 12+  Materials for projects are included. Each session limited to 5 students.

With a teacher, a classroom helper, and all supplies included, this is a $350 value

 

07-18-2020 10:00 am -1:00 pm
wendydressWendy’s Neverland Nightgown, Doll Clothes making class. 
 
Please join us July 18 to learn to sew doll clothes! We are starting with a fun and easy pattern designed by the guest teacher for 18” dolls (like American Girl Dolls). In this class you will learn gathers, insetting sleeves, and many more fun techniques!
This with be a great mother and daughter class or just a way to make something fun and special for a little girl in your life! Also a great project for young kids with basic sewing skills!

07-20-2020 1:00 pm -4:00 pm

4 square and 4 repeat4 Square and 4 Repeats, Take 4 repeats of fabric cut into squares, rotate or spin, and sew back together and viola; it’s something totally different. Similar to a stack & whack but NO bias seams to sew!

07-21-2020 5:30 pm -8:30 pm

4 square and 4 repeat4 Square and 4 Repeats,Take 4 repeats of fabric cut into squares, rotate or spin, and sew back together and viola; it’s something totally different. Similar to a stack & whack but NO bias seams to sew!

07-22-2020 9:30 am -1:00 pm

Do you have a group that likes to sew together? You can rent our classroom space for your own private event. Contact us for more information.  

07-25-2020 10:00 am -4:00 am

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Featherweight Collage –  This vintage sewing machine collage makes the perfect addition to your sewing studio. Best of all, no machine required in class! $50. Bring your own fabric or let us kit it for you. $90 kit includes, pattern ($30), steam a seam ($34), pattern ease ($3), fabric ($75, if purchased from pattern designer). If purchased separately, $142.

 

This registration is for the Class. If you need a kit, you will need to select the Kit Registration on the classes page.

07-27-2020 2:00 pm -4:00 pm

fabricgamesFabric Games - $10 buy-in includes a FREE pattern, drinks, snacks, and 2 hours of fun-filled Traders’ Dice game. Will you be the big winner, walking away with the most 2 ½” strips? Bring forty 2 ½” strips. Jelly rolls available at Sew In Tune.

07-27-2020 6:00 pm -8:00 pm

fabricgamesFabric Games - $10 buy-in includes a FREE pattern, drinks, snacks, and 2 hours of fun-filled Traders’ Dice game. Will you be the big winner, walking away with the most 2 ½” strips? Bring forty 2 ½” strips. Jelly rolls available at Sew In Tune.

07-28-2020 10:00 am -4:00 am

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Featherweight Collage –  This vintage sewing machine collage makes the perfect addition to your sewing studio. Best of all, no machine required in class! $50. Bring your own fabric or let us kit it for you. $90 kit includes, pattern ($30), steam a seam ($34), pattern ease ($3), fabric ($75, if purchased from pattern designer). If purchased separately, $142.

 

This registration is for the Kit. If you need to reserve a spot in the class, look for the registration under the classes page.

07-29-2020 10:00 am -12:30 pm

Image 5 31 20 at 6.09 AMThis is the perfect bag for travel or a shopping trip. And it’s so easy and fun to make you can’t make just one.  Yep, that’s why it’s named Potato Chip Bag.

08-03-2020 9:30 am -1:00 pm

20190213 094646Do you need some uninterrupted sewing time? Do you like sewing and chatting with others? Would you like some inspiration or help with sewing projects? Come join us for the Sewing Lounge! Bring your sewing machine, supplies and projects!

08-11-2020 5:00 pm -8:00 pm

20190213 094646Do you need some uninterrupted sewing time? Do you like sewing and chatting with others? Would you like some inspiration or help with sewing projects? Come join us for the Sewing Lounge! Bring your sewing machine, supplies and projects!

08-12-2020 9:30 am -1:00 pm

081919If you have a Featherweight or other Vintage machine you won't want to miss this gathering. Even if you don't, you still don't want to miss it. Sew-n-Tell, Put-n-Take Table, Demos, & Sewing. How fun it all that? 

08-12-2020 3:00 pm -5:00 pm

diy quilt labelsQuilt Labels on Your Ink Jet Printer. Have you ever been down to the last minute and don't have time to have a label made professionally? Learn a quick and easy method to make a custom label on your printer. $25 includes 2 printer sheets and printing of the labels you design on those sheets.

08-12-2020 6:00 pm -8:00 pm

diy quilt labelsQuilt Labels on Your Ink Jet Printer. Have you ever been down to the last minute and don't have time to have a label made professionally? Learn a quick and easy method to make a custom label on your printer. $25 includes 2 printer sheets and printing of the labels you design on those sheets.

08-15-2020 10:00 am -12:00 pm

hbag H-Bag, an easy to make bag, perfect for shopping, farmer’s market, carrying projects, or a beach bag. We will be making the Midi in class. Pattern also contains directions for a mini size and a separate pattern is available for a larger sized bags. $20

08-19-2020 9:30 am -1:00 pm

Do you have a group that likes to sew together? You can rent our classroom space for your own private event. Contact us for more information.  

08-19-2020 5:30 pm -8:30 pm

Boxy PouchBoxy Pouch, Join Nikki to construct this Nana’s Quilt Cottage exclusive. Great for make-up bag, travel toiletry bag, sewing supplies and more.  $30.

08-26-2020 10:00 am -1:00 pm

turnstileTwirl a charm pack around a center square to make this quilt with lots of motion. Nikki will teach you how to do a partial seam to create this quilt that works well with all types of fabric from traditional to modern to solids.

 Visit the shop to be inspired by color and fabric variations.

08-31-2020 2:00 pm -4:00 pm

fabricgamesFabric Games - $10 buy-in includes a FREE pattern, drinks, snacks, and 2 hours of fun-filled Traders’ Dice game. Will you be the big winner, walking away with a lot of fabric? Precut size TBA.

08-31-2020 6:00 pm -8:00 pm

fabricgamesFabric Games - $10 buy-in includes a FREE pattern, drinks, snacks, and 2 hours of fun-filled Traders’ Dice game. Will you be the big winner, walking away with a lot of fabric? Precut size TBA.