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Sewing & Fashion

We offer sewing and fashion classes at all experience levels, for adults, teens and kids. You may also wish to browse classes in Fiber Arts.

Check each class for prerequisites. Feel free to take any class more than once, increasing skills each time.


  • Scroll down for upcoming classes in chronological order.
  • Classes for children and teens are marked by age. All other classes are for adults.
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All Current Classes

  • denise_wallace_fedoras_hat
    Denise Wallace-Spriggs
    Length:2 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Sunday
    Dates:April 23-30, 2023
    Time:10:30 AM-1:30 PM

    Using professional hatters' and milliners' supplies, explore the blocking and sculpting of straw blanks into cloches and fedoras.

    $115.00
    Class is not open for registration yet.
  • Deborah West
    Length:6 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Monday
    Dates:November 7-December 12, 2022
    Time:6:30 PM-9:00 PM

    Go beyond basics with zippers and get started with a garment of your choice. Adjust a pattern for your size; choose and cut fabric expertly.

    $245.00
  • Deborah West
    Length:6 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Tuesday
    Dates:October 4-November 8, 2022
    Time:6:30 PM-9:00 PM

    If you need to learn how to use a sewing machine for the first time, Basic Sewing is for you. 

    $245.00
  • Kathleen Gaskin
    Length:6 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Friday
    Dates:October 21-December 9, 2022
    Time:12:30 PM-3:30 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Friday, November 11, 2022
    • Friday, November 25, 2022

    Make a removable custom slipcover. Cut fabric precisely, stitch welting and attach borders and skirting. Add cushions if time permits.

    $295.00
  • Asa Barksdale
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Saturday
    Dates:October 1-December 10, 2022
    Time:3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Saturday, November 26, 2022

    Take an existing pattern or piece of clothing and revise it to express your personal style. Create new patterns and learn basic fashion portfolio skills. Limit 8 Students

    $460.00
    Class is no longer open for registration.
  • Asa Barksdale
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Saturday
    Dates:October 1-December 10, 2022
    Time:1:00 PM-2:30 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Saturday, November 26, 2022

    Learn how to use the sewing machine, cut patterns and sew. Develop your own personal sewing kit. Bags, pillows and simple clothing lead to more complex projects as you gain more experience. Sewing is practical and fun.

    $380.00
    Class is no longer open for registration.
  • Asa Barksdale
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Saturday
    Dates:October 1-December 10, 2022
    Time:10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Saturday, November 26, 2022

    Let your child get started with simple sewing by hand and machine. Pillows and stuffed toys lead to more complex projects. The small class allows for individual attention, and we encourage kids to share their skills.

    $340.00
    Class is no longer open for registration.
  • Asa Barksdale
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Tuesday
    Dates:October 4-December 6, 2022
    Time:4:00 PM-5:15 PM

    Learn how to use the sewing machine, cut patterns and sew. Develop your own personal sewing kit. Bags, pillows and simple clothing lead to more complex projects as you gain more experience. Sewing is practical and fun.

    $380.00
  • Carol Price
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Monday
    Dates:October 3-December 12, 2022
    Time:4:45 PM-6:00 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Monday, October 10, 2022

    Learn how to use the sewing machine, cut patterns and sew. Develop your own personal sewing kit. Bags, pillows and simple clothing lead to more complex projects as you gain more experience. Sewing is practical and fun.

    $380.00
  • Carol Price
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Monday
    Dates:October 3-December 12, 2022
    Time:3:30 PM-4:30 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Monday, October 10, 2022

    Let your child get started with simple sewing by hand and machine. Pillows and stuffed toys lead to more complex projects. The small class allows for individual attention, and we encourage kids to share their skills.

    $340.00
  • Jessamy Kilcollins
    Length:3 hours
    Day of week: 
    Tuesday
    Date:Tuesday, November 29, 2022
    Time:6:00 PM-9:00 PM

    This workshop focuses on a technique called "darning," a fabric mending technique that involves re-weaving a portion of fabric.  Add new life to a beloved garment by darning tears, weak patches, stains and more. You may elect to make your darned repairs invisible, or embrace re-imaging your garment with an intentionally visible repair. 

    $80.00
  • Jessamy Kilcollins
    Length:3 hours
    Day of week: 
    Wednesday
    Date:Tuesday, December 13, 2022
    Time:6:00 PM-9:00 PM

    Mend your own beloved garments and give them a new life with patching!
    Bring your own garment and learn how to creatively use patches to repair tears, weak spots, cover stains and more. 

    $80.00
  • Jessamy Kilcollins
    Length:3 hours
    Day of week: 
    Wednesday
    Date:Wednesday, October 12, 2022
    Time:6:00 PM-9:00 PM

    Mend your own beloved garments and give them a new life with patching!
    Bring your own garment and learn how to creatively use patches to repair tears, weak spots, cover stains and more. 

    $80.00
  • Kathleen Gaskin
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Thursday
    Dates:October 6-December 15, 2022
    Time:10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Thursday, November 24, 2022

    Have an old chair, stool, or ottoman that has potential, but could use a little love?  In Upholstery Immersion, you'll give a piece of furniture new life by creating new, custom upholstery from the ground up.  

    $450.00
  • Kathleen Gaskin
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Wednesday
    Dates:October 5-December 14, 2022
    Time:6:15 PM-9:15 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Wednesday, November 23, 2022

    Work on a project of your choice in an open-format classroom.  Bring your piece to the first class to assess and plan, with instructor input.  No set curriculum, the instructor will circulate and offer instruction at all levels.

    $450.00
  • Seymour Beckford
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Tuesday
    Dates:October 4-December 6, 2022
    Time:6:30 PM-9:30 PM

    Learn to upholster with a project all your own.

    Join a shop away from home, with tools, mentorship and community.

    $450.00
  • Seymour Beckford
    Length:10 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Friday
    Dates:September 30-December 16, 2022
    Time:6:30 PM-9:30 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Friday, November 11, 2022
    • Friday, November 25, 2022

    Learn to upholster with a project all your own.

    Join a shop away from home, with tools, mentorship and community.

    $450.00
    Class is no longer open for registration.
  • Brenda Jones
    Length:6 sessions
    Day of week: 
    Sunday
    Dates:November 6-December 18, 2022
    Time:3:30 PM-6:30 PM
    Excluded dates: 
    • Sunday, November 27, 2022

    Learn basic quilting techniques and then expand into areas where the quilt becomes art, exploring what makes good design, shape and color composition, and finally touching on surface elements and dimensionality.  You'll use scraps of favorite fabr

    $260.00
  • Maggie Haaland
    Length:3 hours
    Day of week: 
    Saturday
    Date:Saturday, October 8, 2022
    Time:11:30 AM-2:30 PM

    Come learn the basics of natural dyeing and printing with botanicals in this hands on workshop with local herbalist and natural dyer Maggie Ruth Haaland!

    $75.00
  • Dahlia Popovits
    Length:5 hours
    Day of week: 
    Sunday
    Date:Sunday, November 13, 2022
    Time:10:00 AM-3:00 PM

    You'll weave a handwoven infinity scarf using colors and textures of your choosing. The finest luxury designer yarns in natural fibers will be provided in varying materials and thicknesses for a variety of colors and textures.

    $135.00