SEW FUN! for Kids
Five-week courses, merging arts & crafts with hand & machine sewing during 1.5 hour weekly classes
Cactus Stitch Sampler Bag
Keep your creative mind sharp as you explore over 20 hand sewing & embroidery stitches, while you create your very own stitch sampler. Learn about color & fabric choices, as well as basic machine sewing construction as you transform your sampler into your very own drawstring bag. *This class isn't currently being offered, but you can purchase the stitch sampler in our SHOP.
Zippered Pencil Pouch
Sewing zippers aren't as scary as they seem (despite all their teeth)! This course focuses on surface design techniques like fabric stamping & stenciling plus an introduction to wet felting. Learn about basic machine sewing construction, while creating your very own custom pencil pouch, complete with a zipper & a fun felted zipper pull. *Reach out to us if you're interested in having our classes in your school!
Arts & crafts merge with both hand & machine sewing in this course that explores various fiber art techniques, from fabric stamping to embroidery to tassel-making. Learn about fabric design & basic sewing construction, while creating your very own custom, monogrammed keychain. *Reach out to us if you're interested in having our classes in your school!
Teen & Adult Events
Three or four hour DIY classes to help you discover your creative side
Holiday Hoop Art:
In this nature-inspired class that celebrates the season, learn some simple embroidery stitches to create a lovely wintry scene that you can proudly display as part of your holiday décor or gift to someone special. An adorable polymer clay bird "button" completes your hoop art & adds a pop of color and whimsy! *This class is being offered in-person on November 20, 2021 through Fairfield Parks & Recreation. Register here!
Holiday Hoop Art:
Let It Snow
This 2-day embroidery & macramé class for advanced beginner - intermediate stitchers captures the whimsy of winter with a friendly snowman & the same polymer clay bird "button" from our Snowy Perch cardinal & birch tree class. Makes a great companion project to Snowy Perch, while introducing you to basic macramé skills. *This class is being offered virtually on consecutive Tuesdays, November 30 & December 7, 2021 at 7:00 - 9:00pm EST both days. Sign up here!
In this class, we will work on a Valentine-inspired sampler that focuses on hand-stitched lettering while teaching you the basics of embroidery and some of the most popular outline and fill stitches. We designed this sampler to give you the chance to stitch freestyle and practice the stitches you learned in class on your own at your leisure. *This class is not currently being offered.
Stitching for Self-Care:
Make a Lavender Eye Pillow
Feed your mind, body, and soul when you join us for crafting, relaxing, and pampering. Share laughter with friends, take some time for yourself, and learn some new sewing & embroidery skills as you make your very own embroidered monogrammed eye pillow in luxurious linen. Click here to view the monogram options. *This class is not currently being offered.
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