Thursday & Friday, April 27, 28, 12-5. Private Classes. Call to schedule your class. $15/hr, per student.
Thursdays & Fridays, April 6, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, between 12 and 5. Private Class Time. This is the time we’ve set aside for YOU to call US and schedule a class or some help. OR get a few pals together and we’ll create a class based on your suggestions. $15/hr, per student.
Saturday and Sunday April 22, 23, 12-5. Pant Sloper. In this class, we take your measurements and the draft a pattern that is tailored to your body. From this pattern, you can make pants that will always fit! $60
Saturday, April 29, 1-4, Sewing for Busy People. Introductory Sewing, taught by Natasha. You will learn how to use your sewing machine and make a simple project like a zippered pouch and more! $45
April 2017 Classes
Thursday, Friday, April 20, 21, 12-5. Private Classes. call to schedule your class. $15/hr per student.
Sunday, April 2, 12-4, Monster Bunnies. This is about the same as making a Monster Doll, except with Easter coming right up, we thought it would be fun to make scary monster bunnies instead! OR you could just make a Monster Doll - your call. $25
Sunday, April 9, 12-1, Organize your Stash of Fabric/Patterns. If you sew, you collect fabric and patterns. If your stash is out of control, this is an essential class to learn how to get a handle on it so you can find those patterns or that fabric you’re looking for. $20
Saturday, April 15, 2-4. Sewing Machine MD. Bring in your sewing machine(s) and learn how to clean, oil and balance the tension yourself. You and your machines will be VERY VERY happy with one another and you’ll have more success with your sewing projects! $45 for one, $60 for two machines.
Sunday, April 30 12-4, How to Copy a Garment w/o Taking it Apart, (Part 1). You have a favorite and amazing garment that’s worn out or just doesn’t fit any more. Bring it in and learn how to make a pattern from it without takig it apart! This class is in 2 parts, Part 2 is Sunday, May 7. $45
Saturday, April 1, 1-5. Draping on the Form. Pattern Making I and II (or equivalent experience) are required prior to signing up for this class. Learn how to make a pattern 3-dimensionally, by pinning on the form. This will take your fashion design skills to a NEW level! We are limited to 4 students due to lack of dress forms. $90
Sunday, April 9, 2:30-4. How to shop at the Fabric Store. Sounds simple but it is not that easy. For one, you really have to know what you’re doing to get the best value for your dollar. I’ll also decipher info on the ends of bolts, where to find things, how to save $$$. You will SAVE $20 by taking this class! $20
Wednesday, April 26, 5:30-8. Sewing Machine MD. Bring in your sewing machine(s) and learn how to clean, oil and balance the tension yourself. You and your machines will be VERY VERY happy with one another and you’ll have more success with your sewing projects! $45 for one, $60 for two machines.
Saturday, April 22, 3-5. Free-Motion Sewing Machine Embroidery. This is a fun class taught by Judith Elder. You may recall we had an exhibit of her free-motion art pieces in January and we also carry her book marks. Sign up early. This class fills up fast. $20
Saturday, April 8 , 12-6. Beginning Pattern Making I. This class will be the key to understanding patterns and how they are constructed, changed adjusted, drafted. It takes a lot of the “whut the heck” out of sewing/designing clothing and gives you a lot of “AHA” moments. $90
Saturday, April 15, 1-4 Constructed Scarves. These are easy and amazing “arty” scarves you can make for yourself or for a fabulous gift which will impress your friends. $30
Thursday & Friday, April 13, 14, 12-5. Private Class Time. Call to schedule your class. $15/hr, per student.
Wednesday, April 12, 5:30-8. SEWcial. This is our monthly meeting open to everyone (it’s FREE). Come, meet a new teacher, Natasha. Bring a project to crow about, or a project that needs some help. We DO serve refreshments.
Friday, April 7, 6-9. Artwalk. Artwork by Karin Mueller. Come see her amazing found object items. She is using items which bring to mind “fashion” and elegance. FREE
Oh, sweet April - what a wonderful month! Spring is here, the weather (hopefully) won't be TOOOOO rainy. Even if it is, you can always come and play inside with us, take classes, shop, or just come see what's new.
Karin Mueller will be showing her amazing assemblages as our April art show, which opens on Artwalk night, April 7. If ALLLLL you do at Social Fabric all month is come to her exhibit - well, you've scored big.
Take a look at what's coming in April - some new classes and some popular repeated ones.
Sunday, April 16, EASTER SUNDAY - Closed. Enjoy the day.