Duration: 2 hours; $80; Wardrobe need a little umph? Or maybe, you're getting tired of trying to find your coat at the bottom of the jacket pile at a party? With this simple introductory embroidery class, you will be taught how to customize your wardrobe with original pieces of stitched art. You will begin by learning how to master a few basic stitches, including chain stitch, running stitch, and cross stitch. You'll also learn some tricks to master embroidery and highlight those faded jeans and tees!
Learn the essential techniques of embroidery
Master different stitches, including chain, cross and running stitches
Create a unique design and embroider it on a piece of clothing in need of a wardrobe change
No experience necessary
Intro to Needlepoint
Duration: 2 hours; $60; Want to discover something new to do in your spare time? Want to create something truly unique? What better way than to make a family heirloom by learning how to needlepoint! During this introductory workshop, you will learn the fundamentals of needlepoint, a decorative needlework stitched on open mesh canvas. You'll cover the basic stitches, the best tools and supplies, and some Make secrets for transferring your original designs onto the canvas. Sit-back, test your patience and showcase some creativity in what may become a new favorite activity.
Learn the basic stitches and techniques of needlepoint
Complete a prepackaged kit as you practice the tips and secrets for getting original designs onto the canvas
Discover the best tools and supplies
No experience necessary
Intro to Sewing Machine
Duration: 2 hours; $80; Do your favorite pants need repairing? It's time to return to ninth grade home-economics and rekindle that DIY spirit. Intro to Sewing Machine begins by teaching you the fundamental parts and terms of the sewing machine, including stitches, tensions, and thread lengths. After familiarizing yourself with the machine, it's time to put your skills to the test as you learn how to create a fabric wallet! You will walk away from this class knowing everything you need to know to never have to go to the tailor again!
Learn the fundamental parts and terms of the sewing machine
Know what to look for when purchasing your own machine
Experiment with various tensions, stitches, thread lengths, and speeds
Create a simple fabric wallet
Note: Feel free to bring your own sewing machine, however one will be provided for you. All supplies included.
Cancellation Policy: All bookings are nonrefundable and nontransferable.