Sewtime Sewing Center

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 Oakland Gardens Class Schedule: January – June 2015

Please Call for Class  Supply List When Signing Up. All “no-shows” forfeit class deposits and fees. Read More.

Clothing & General Sewing

Machine I (evening)

Limit: 6 students per class.

Due to the immense popularity of this class, we ask that you call to check and see if the class you wish to take still have space available before signing up.

Supply List: 
1/2 yard cotton fabric (no stripes, plaids or checks)
14 inch pillow form
14 inch zipper to match fabric
Thread to match
Straight pins

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Learn the fundamentals of using a sewing machine while making a simple throw pillow. No sewing experience is necessary. Sewing machines available or bring your own, start on the right foot. Choose from the following dates.       

        Wed. Feb. 18      6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

OR   Wed. March 18   6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

OR   Wed. April 15      6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

OR   Wed. May 20       6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

OR   Wed. June 17     6:30 pm – 8:30 pm


FEE: $30 plus supplies for each class

(Call for list of supplies in advance if desired )

Instructor: Barbara K

Beginner’s Basic Alterations Class

Supply List:
- Something to be altered (optional but recommended)
- Tailor’s chalk
- 1 box straight pins
- Scissors
- Measuring tape
- Ruler

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This class will introduce you to the world of altering your own personal clothing. Learn how to do your own alterations. Save money! Skills learned will include shortening and lengthening hems or sleeves, and taking something in. Learn how to fit your clothing to your body. Students are welcome to bring in their own clothes that need altering.


         Mar. 8, 2015 (11:30 am – 2:30 pm)

OR   Apr. 19, 2015  (11:30 am – 2:30 pm)


3 hour class

Limit: 6 students


Class is $45 plus supplies

Instructor: Rebecca D

Pajama Pants

Supply List: 
- 1 to 3 yard of fabric (depending on your   size)
- Twill Tape
- Elastic to fit your waist size, with extra
- 1 box sraight pins
- Scissors Measuring tape
- Ruler

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Learn to sew while making your very own pajama pants! Machine experience necessary (Machine I)

       Mar. 22, 2015    (12 pm – 4 pm)

OR  May 17, 2015  (12 pm – 4 pm)

4 hour class

Limit 10 students



Class is $45 plus supplies

Instructor: Rebecca D


Basic Sewing 1

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Choose from the following dates. Each class group total 10 hours of instruction. 10:00 am – 3:00 pm for both sessions.


         March 28 and April 4 (each class is 5 hours long)

OR   April 25 and May 9 (each class is 5 hours long)


Class is $100 plus supplies

Instructor: Barbara K

Wrap It Up – 
Sewing Construction Class

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May this wrap cape for the spring chilly weather now. Easy pattern included in class fee. Materials supplied by student. 

    Saturdays, February 14 & 21  (1:30pm – 4:00pm) 

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Class fee is $65 plus supplies

Instructor: Barbara K

Compute and Sew

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Make a design in your 6D Suite software and then sew it out on your embroidery machine (your option) This class requires bringing your machine and laptop with a transfer device. 

     Saturday, February 7  (2:00 – 5:30 pm)

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FEE: $30  (plus supplies)

Instructor: Barbara K.

Silk Hand Embroidery

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Learn the art of creating beautiful embroidery with silk ribbon. The project is a pretty case to hold your pen in your purse.

    Monday, March 23  (6:00pm – 8:30pm)

includes all fabric pre drawn with pattern, silk ribbons, embroidery floss and sewing needles. 

Student needs to supply hoop, embroidery scissors and thimble if you use one.



FEE: $75  

Instructor: Barbara

Kid’s Tote Bag Class

Supply List:
- ½ yard outer fabric
- ½ yard lining fabric
- Handles (can be chain, rope, fabric, or premade handles- be creative!)
- Straight pins
- Scissors
- Measuring tape
- Ruler

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Choose your own personal fabric and create your own tote bag for school or play. Learn how to make a bag that is both fashionable and functional! Great for kids ages 8 and up, no sewing experience necessary.

        Jan. 25, 2015   (12:30 pm – 2:30 pm) (Class Closed)

OR  Mar. 15, 2015   (12:30 am – 2:30 pm) 

OR  Apr. 26, 2015   (12:30 am – 2:30 pm) 

2 hour class

Limit 10 students


Class is $25 plus supplies

Instructor: Rebecca D



Embroidered Whole Cloth Quilt 2015

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Use your embroidery machine to make an entire quilt in your 8 inch hoop. The quilting was digitized by Master Quilter, Sharon Schambers. Quilt can be a Lap quilt or a wall hanging.

  Machine requirements: 8” embroidery field

  Machine must have the following hoops:
         240mm x 150mm
         360mm x 150mm
  and 200mm x 200mm.

  Wednesdays, 2/11, 3/11, 4/8, 5/13, 6/10  (6:00 – 9:00pm)

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Fee – $125   includes all embroidery designs and instructions

class supplies list students’ responsibility

Instructor: Barbara

Surface Embellished Pillow 

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In this class you will learn how to add decorative embellishments to a crazy patch pillow top. The crazy patch is supplied to you in the kit fee. You bring decorative embroidery threads to create the masterpiece. 

    Mondays, Feb 2, & 16 ( 6:00pm – 9:00pm)


Fee – $75.00 includes the pillow top 

Instructor: Barbara

New Pieced Block of the Month - Quilt Blocks and Appliqué

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This BOM program will have the beginner and the intermediate quilter piecing beautiful blocks combined with machine appliqué. This is a real stunner.

Class Fee $ 20 a month for pattern and instructions

Class dates are as follows: the second Monday of each month for 12 months:

        2/9, 3/9, 4/13, 5/11, 6/8, 7/13, 8/10, 9/14, 10/12, 11/9, 12/14, 1/11.

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        (6:00pm – 8:00pm)


Instructor: Barbara K





Long Arm Quilting

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Take this orientation class to get acquainted with our Pfaff Power Quilter 3.  After taking the orientation class you can sign up for rental time to quilt your own quilts.  

Class Dates:   Mon.  Feb. 9  – (10:30am-12:30pm)

                       Mon.  March 9  – (10:30am-12:30pm)

                       Mon.  April  6 – (10:30am-12:30pm)

                       Mon.  May 4  – (10:30am-12:30pm)

                       Mon.  June 15 – (10:30am-12:30pm)

Fee - $65 gives you one free hour rental time.

 Class Dates:   Call For Appointment

Instructor: Barbara K

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