Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Fall 2011

Coming Soon:
Kids' Class @ Oak Street Studios - Surface design to sewing projects. Use printing, stitching,painting and appliqué to create custom fabric. From there we will transform the fabric into useful things for your home such as tote bags, pillows, & aprons. And maybe a fun stuffed monster or two. Ages 9 & up.
Kimono Class - Sew a traditional Japanese robe in your choice of fabric.
Alterations Workshop - A 4 hour workshop that will explain the basics of altering your own clothes. How to hem pants, shorten sleeves, take in and let out side seams. Will customize class for the students projects.
Check back soon for specific dates and times.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Sewing Classes Summer 2011

I now have a great studio space in the back of Oak Street Studios at 636 Congress St. I am teaching classes on Monday and Tuesday nights.
Monday 7-9 Skirt Class. Starts 6/13. We will be using Amy Butler's Barcelona pattern. $64/4 classes
Tuesday 7-9 Ongoing Class. Bring project of your choice. $16/class
email me for more info.

Monday, January 31, 2011

February/March Sewing Classes

A-line skirt – Thurs. Feb. 10, 17, Mar. 3. (no class 2/24) 6:45-8:45 pm $54/3 classes. Create a custom fit skirt. A great beginner project. Includes straight seams, hemming, and a zipper.

Baby Blanket – Tues. Feb. 8, 15. 9:30-11:30 am $36/2 classes. The perfect, one-of-a-kind baby gift, a soft flannel blanket. This project can be simple or complex depending on skill level. Create a 2 sided receiving blanket with decorative stitching or a simple quilt.

Kid’s Class-Tote Bag - Mon. Feb. 28, Mar. 7. 4:00-5:15 pm $36/2 classes, material included. Ages 8-12. Kids learn how to use a sewing machine to make their own tote bag with pockets.

Bags for Guys – Thurs. Mar. 10, 17, 24. 6:45-8:45 pm $54/3 classes. Make a heavy duty tote or shoulder bag with lining and pockets. Covers basic machine skills and construction techniques. For guys or gals.

Hooded Sweatshirt – Sun. Feb 27, Mar. 6, 13. 2:00-4:00 pm $54/3 classes. A favorite intermediate project. Learn zippers, sleeves, and finishing techniques.

Private Lessons – Wanting to learn a specific skill or technique? Need help working through a challenging project? Contact me for information on one on one sessions. $20/hr

To register, contact:

Bobbin Studio 615 Congress St. #311 - - 207 415-3656

Monday, January 3, 2011

Sewing Classes 2011

A-line Skirt Wed. Jan 12, 19, 26. 6:45-8:45 pm $54/3 classes

Create a custom fit A-line skirt. A great beginner project, includes straight seams, hemming and a zipper.

Stuffed Monster Sun. Jan 9, 16, 23. 3:00-4:15 pm $50/3 classes

Kids and parents, make your own stuffed monster toy. Learn to use a sewing machine and a needle and thread. All materials included for a one of a kind stuffie. Ages 7-11.

Open Studio Sun. Jan 9, 16, 23. 1:00-3:00 pm $12/hr

Studio time to do projects in a fully stocked space. Use the cutting table, try out the machines, and get expert advice on that unfinished project or alteration.

To register, contact:

Bobbin Studio 615 Congress St. #311 - - 207 415-3656