Heirloom & Fine Sewing Classes


St. Matthews location:

SIT AND SEW  
Need to finish those unfinished projects from the classes at The Smocking Shop? This is the class for you!!! Bring in your supplies and instructions from our past classes and someone will be here to help you through the finishing process.
Experience Level: Beginner
Cost: $15 per month        Dates:  Aug 17, Sept 15, Oct 27 Time:  10-4

Vest/Tunic Sewing Class
Make an easy to wear garment that will look great over Capri's or long pants.  The tunic slips over the head; the vest buttons up the front.  Both have necklines that can be accented with stitching and/or stenciling.  Taught by Diane Cagnon-Ciolek
Experience Level: Beginner
Cost: $45 Date: Aug 25  Time:  10-4

Heirloom Baby Shawl 3wks
This exquisite baby shawl combines machine embroidery, decorative stitches and heirloom sewing techniques.  It can also be made as a tablecloth or summer shawl.  Taught by Diane Cagnon-Ciolek.
Experience Level: Beginner
Cost: $65 Date: Sept 3, 17 , Oct 15  Time:  6:30-9:30

Porta pockets Purse Insert
Make a ‘toolbelt for your handbag’ that has dedicated storage pockets to keep your daily items secure, accessible and easy to see.  Pattern has two size options.  This insert is easy to move from purse to purse!  Taught by Diane Cagnon-Ciolek.
Experience Level: Beginner
Cost: $45 Date: Sept 19   Time:  10-4

Silk Adaptation “Smile” Purse
Talk about making a silk purse out of a sow’s ear!  This striking handbag with zippered closure combines patchwork silk piecing with machine appliqué.  Taught by Diane Cagnon-Ciolek
Experience Level: Beginner
Cost: $45                      Date: Oct 13  Time:  10-4

Learn to sew 3wks
Always wanted to sew? No one to show you? In this four part series we will learn to read a pattern, put in a zipper , make buttonholes, hem and much more! Taught by Wendy Walker. Please check Landis Lakes location for additional dates.
Experience Level: Beginner
Cost: $45 Date: Oct 13, 20, 27   Time:  6-10

Heirloom Appliqué Pillow
Shadow appliqué, puffing and pintucks combine with other heirloom techniques to make this elegant pillow top or ring bearer’s pillow.  Taught by Diane Cagnon-Ciolek.
Experience Level: Beginner
Cost: $45 Date: Oct 20  Time:  10-4

Free Demo-Embroidery Machine Appliqué
Many of you have asked for a class on embroidery machine appliqué so we thought why not have a free demo? Many of you have enjoyed our trunk shows from Sew Many Designs and www.appliqueforkids.com but are not sure what is involved. We invite you to come to our demo to see what it’s all about! Taught by Linda Carswell.
Experience Level: Beginner
Cost: Free Date:  Oct 7  Time:  6-8

Baby Bubble Series                   2wks
For this installment of the Baby Bubble series, you will make a lined romper or jumper from Sam and Samantha by Children’s Corner patterns. The front is pleated onto a yoke and the back has suspender straps and elastic. Straps are knotted at the ends to button through buttonholes. This garment is perfect for embellishing with embroidery machine appliqué (be sure to come to our free demo on embroidery machine appliqué prior to class!) Pattern included. Taught by Linda Carswell.
Experience Level: Beginner
Cost: $45 Date: Oct 14, 21   Time:  6:30-9:30



Landis Lakes location:


SIT AND SEW
Need to finish those unfinished projects from the classes at The Smocking Shop or just help with a project of your own? This is the class for you!!! Bring in your supplies and instructions from our past classes and someone will be here to help you through process.
Experience Level: Beginner
Cost: $15 per month        Dates:  Aug 17, Sept 18, Oct 26  Time:  10-4

SIT AND SEW  ALL NIGHT LONG
Need to finish those unfinished projects from the classes at The Smocking Shop or just help with a project of your own? This is the class for you!!! Bring in your supplies and instructions from our past classes and someone will be here to help you through process.
Experience Level: Beginner
Cost: $25 per month Dates:  Aug 21, Sept 25, Oct 30  Time:  6-12

Learn to sew 3wks
Always wanted to sew? No one to show you? In this four part series we will learn to read a pattern, put in a zipper , make buttonholes, hem and much more! Taught by Fay Brown. Please check Landis Lakes location for additional dates.
Experience Level: Beginner
Cost: $45 Date: Sept 3, 10, 17   Time:  6-10