Sew & Quilt

Learn to Sew; Four Square Quilt - four 2 hour sessions $130.00 & materials

Thursdays, September 9, 16, 23 and 30 from 6-8pm

This class is for the beginner who wants to learn how a sewing machine works while creating a fun project. In four 2-hour sessions you will learn how to use a sewing machine, the basics of quilting, including using a rotary cutter and ruler. You will also learn about choosing fabrics, thread and batting. Upon completion of this series you will have a 24" X 24" quilt using four 12" blocks. Bring your creativity and your sewing machine, or you can use one of the shop's machines. Appropriate for ages 16 and older. 

Purchase a class here or call 617-265-8013.

Get To Know Your Sewing Machine (GTK) - $35

Saturday, September 25 from 10-12:30 pm OR

Saturday, October 9 from 10-12:30 pm OR

Saturday, October 23 from 10-12:30 pm

GTK is a 2.5 hour class to familiarize yourself with how sewing machines work: turning it on threading the machine and bobbin, learning the basic stitches and functions and how to care for it, how to measure yourself and how to pick out a pattern, fabric and notions. If you're bringing your own machine please bring all the pieces and the manual (if you can find it!). 

Purchase a class here or call 617-265-8013.

Discovering Pillows & Sewing Technique Series -  $35 each

Saturday, September 25 from 2-4 pm for Pillow with Piping

Saturday, October 2 from 2-4 pm for Zipper Pillow

Join our 3 class series "Discovering Pillows" to learn new sewing techniques.  Learn to make removable covers for a 14" X 14" pillow form and how to adapt to other sizes.  You may be able to complete 2 pillows per class. Saturdays from 2-4 pm.  Sept. 11 "Envelope" pillow where you will learn how to sew a buttonhole and/or use velcro.  Sept. 18 "Zipper" pillow where you'll learn how to insert a zipper.  Sept. 25 "Piping" where you'll learn how to apply piping to your project.   $35 each class plus supplies. 

Purchase a class here or call 617-265-8013.

Mitered Napkin and Table Runner - $35

Sunday, October 10 from 1-3 pm

 

In this workshop you will learn how to make classic mitered corners for napkins and/or table runners.  Your instructor has a sure-fire technique for making those corners neat and even.   Material list will be sent with registration.   Finished napkins will be approximately 18" square.  You'll be able to finish one napkin and start on your table runner.

Purchase a class here or call 6147-265-8013.

Studio Time - $20/hr

Want to come in and use our studio space? It's fully equipped with Singer sewing machines, a large cutting table, irons, etc. Staff would be happy to orient you to the space and machine, but studio time does not include any instructor time. Please call or email ahead to arrange a time: 617-265-8013. 

Class prices, times & dates subject to change. Classes are non-refundable, unless cancelled by the instructor.