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   Oakland Gardens Class Schedule: November 2015 – June 2016

     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)

Machine 1 Class

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
- 16 inch polyester All Purpose
- Thread: general purpose, dual
    duty or sew all type thread.
- Straight pins
- Scissor


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.        

Wednesdays. (6:30pm – 8:30 pm )
         November 18
OR   December 16
OR   January 20, 2016
OR   February 17, 2016
OR   March 16, 2016
OR   April 20, 2016
OR   May 18, 2016
OR   June 15, 2016


FEE: $30 plus supplies for each class

Instructor: Barbara K


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Basic Sewing 1

Basic Sewing 1 Class


Choose from the following dates. Each class group total 10 hours of instruction.

First two classes: 10am – 12:30 pm Last class: 10am – 3pm.

   Saturdays, 2/6, 2/13 (10–12:30pm) & 2/27 (10–3pm)

   Saturdays, 3/26, 4/9 (10–12:30pm) & 4/16 (10–3pm)

   Saturdays, 4/26, 4/30 (10–12:30pm) & 5/7 (10–3pm)

   Saturdays, 6/11, 6/18 (10–12:30pm) & 6/25 (10–3pm)

Class is $100 plus supplies

Instructor: Barbara K

Multi-Purpose Gear Bag

Multi-Purpose Gear Bag Class




Make this amazing little bag to tote all your supplies for sewing class or to use when you are traveling for makeup and incidentals.

        Sunday:  1/10/2016 (11:00am – 3:00pm)
OR  Sunday:  2/7/2016 (11:00am – 3:00pm)

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Fee: $50 plus supplies

 Instructor: Barbara K

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Pfaff Creative Sensation and Pro Class


In this class you will learn how to program and create stitches and stitch patterns to embroider in the hoop, work with ribbon stitches, and insert a zipper in the hoop while creating a useful cross body bag.

         Sunday: 11/29 and 12/13  (11:30 am – 2:30 pm)

* Download Supply List

FEE:  $75 plus supplies 

Instructor: Barbara K

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Brother Scan N Cut Machine Class

Brother Scan N Cut


Learn how to use that scanning and cutting machine you have in your craft room. We will be going over basic functions of the machine and how to fine tune cutting files for paper as well as fusible fabric appliqué. (project to be determined)

Note: You must bring your own machine and cutting/scanning matt.
          Sunday. 1/24/ 2016 (11:00am – 2:00pm)

FEE: $40  plus supplies

Instructor: Barbara K



Folded Star Hot Pad Runner 

Folder Star Hot Pad Runner


Make this beautiful and functional addition to your holiday table using a gorgeous technique called the “Folded Star.”

Saturdays, 11/21 and 12/5

                  10:30am – 1:30pm

Fee – $60   plus supplies

class supplies list students’ responsibility

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Instructor: Barbara K

Spinning Star Quilt  – Approx. size 60” square

Spin Star Quilt Class


This star is easy to piece with fewer intersections to match than you think. The beginner with some experience as well as the more experienced quilter will find this project enjoyable and easily accomplished.

Wednesdays:  3
/23, 3/30 and 4/13 (6:30pm – -9:00pm)

* Download Supply List

Fee – $75 plus supplies

Instructor: Barbara K

Edge to Edge Quilting in the Hoop

Back of Star Quilt


If you love the look of longarm edge to edge quilting and you own an embroidery machine with a large hoop, you can get amazing results quilting your quilts with this program and technique.

Embroidery machine required with 200mm x 360mm hoop

     SUNDAY, 4/24/16 11:00am – 3:00pm

Fee:  $75 Includes book and CD

Instructor: Barbara K

Block of the Month Embroidered Quilt – "Hearts Afire Plus"

Edge to Edge Quilt Class


If you own an embroidery machine with a hoop you can make this beautiful appliqué quilt that measures 80” x 80” square during this 8 month program.

All embroidery files are available in all machine formats. This is not a quilt as you go project. The quilt top is assembled once the blocks are embroidered. Then you can layer and quilt it.

Fee: $160 includes design fee and instructions (please reserve spot so designs can be ordered) plus supplies

Dates: 2/8, 3/7, 4/4, 5/2, 6/6, 7/11, 8/22 and 9/12
Mondays: 6:00pm – 8:30pm

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Instructor: Barbara K

 Hearts Afire Detail




Introduction to Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator Class


See excerpts of presentation about Illustrator from October's Brother Event.

If you have questions before signing up, Email Us (Be sure to include "Illustrator Class" on Subject Line).

Adobe Illustrator is now available to its full usage for $30 a month via a monthly subscription (or $20 a month with a yearly subscription.) You can try the fully functioning program with their 30-day Free Trial. No longer do you have to spend hundreds of buy it.

Many people fear trying it out because they're intimidated by its complex-looking environment. The purpose of this class is to demystifiy Illustrator to help you overcome this obstacle so that you can go and explore its many great features on your own.

This class will focus on helping you understand the following:
– how Illustrator is set up.
– where the tools are and how to access and use them.
– what Illustrator can do
– what to focus on and what NOT to for beginners.
– how the tools you'll need for digitizing work and how Illustrator is the perfect partner for 6D's (5D or 4D) Design Creator as well as the new Premier+.

   Sunday: Jan 3, 2016 (12:00pm to 3:00pm)
   Fee: $25.00

Instructor: Stella

Long Arm Quilting

Long Arm Quilting




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.  


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

Class Dates: Available Mondays (10:30 – 12:30)  Call For Appointment.

Instructor: Barbara K

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