Fall 2015 Classes

Hi Everyone!

Lots of good things happening at the upSewn Studio.  We have added class options and streamlined the way to register and pay for classes. Sign up will begin Monday August 10th.

AUGUST CLASSES

First Stitches Kids: Machine Sewing   Tuesdays Aug 18, 25 & Sept 1

Description: Intro to Machine Sewing.  3 classes. 1 hour each.  Max: 6 Min: 3  $45.  All materials provided.  No prior class needed.  Boys & Girls Ages 7+

What you will learn:
-Safety in a Sewing Classroom
-Parts of the machine
-How to thread machine
-Basic stitches & why you use them
-How to pin & cut fabric

Project you will make:
-Small Drawstring Bag

Mar 12 Collage

First Stitches Kids: Machine Quilting  Thursdays Aug 20, 27 & Sept 3

Description: Intro to Machine Quilting.  3 classes.  1.5 hours each.  Max: 6 Min: 3  $65.  A materials list will be provided after payment is received.  Prerequisite: First Stitches: Machine Sewing.

What you will learn:
-basics of quilting construction including a consistent 1/4″ seam
-playing with color & texture
-basic rotary cutting & safety
-pressing importance

Project you will make:
-Folded Four-Patch Coasters

Folded Four-Patch Coaster Completed

Folded Four-Patch Coaster Completed ProjectIMG_0844

Second Stitches: Machine Quilting  Thursdays September 17 & 24 October 1, 8, 15

Description: I Can Quilt.  5 classes.  1.5 hours each.  Max: 6 Min: 3  $105.  A materials list will be provided after deposit payment is received.  Prerequisite–First Stitches: Machine Sewing & First Stitches: Machine Quilting or equivalent.

What you will learn:
-expand on quilting construction including a consistent 1/4″ seam
-more playing with color & texture
-continued rotary cutting & safety
-continued pressing importance                                                                                                    -general development of skill & problem solving techniques

Projects you will make:
-Charmed Nine-Patch Treasure Bag                                                                                             -Quilted Photo Frame

Charmed Nine-Patch Treasure Bag Side View

Charmed Nine-Patch Treasure Bag Side View

Charmed Nine-Patch Treasure Bag Top View

Charmed Nine-Patch Treasure Bag Top View

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2 thoughts on “Fall 2015 Classes

  1. Hi! Just discovered the blog while looking for sewing classes for my daughter. I can’t find a phone number anywhere to talk with someone. Could someone send me some contact info? Thanks so much!!

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