Class List

Oakland Gardens Class Schedule: 2017

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Clothing & General Sewing

Machine I (evening)

Pink pillow class project

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.

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. August 16, 2017, 6:30pm – 8:30 pm OR

Wed. September 20, 2017, 6:30pm – 8:30 pm OR

Wed. October 25, 2017, 6:30pm – 8:30 pm OR

Wed. November 15, 2017, 6:30pm – 8:30 pm OR

Wed. December 20, 2017, 6:30pm – 8:30 pm

Fee: $30 plus supplies for each class
Instructor: Barbara K  is instructor for all sessions, except Sept. 20 session instructor is Ada

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Basic Sewing 1

Dress made in basic sewing class

This class teaches the basics of understanding how to purchase a pattern for your body size, how to shorten or lengthen a pattern, read and understand pattern instructions and how to construct the garment. The pattern is a simple skirt and top and all students use the same pattern in class. Supplies are to be purchased at the time of the first class.

Prerequisite: Machine 1 class or Student must know how to use basic skills on a sewing machine.

Saturdays: 3-session class-August 26 (10am-12:30pm), Sept 2 (10am-12:30pm) and Sept. 9 (10am-3pm)

Class is $100 plus supplies

Instructor: Barbara K

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Needle Turned Applique

Learn the art of needle turn appliqué to make this beautiful floral impression wall hanging. Create as you go to make your own design from a few pattern templates.

This is a hand sewing techniques class.

No machines required for the appliqué technique.

Monday Evenings - Oct. 23, 30 and Nov. 13, 6pm-8:30pm 

 Fee: $75 plus supplies

Instructor: Barbara K.

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NEW - 2017 Kids Four-Day Fun Sew Camp

 

Give your crafty, creative kid a summer of fun with the four day Sew camp-(age 10 and up)!
They will learn to sew while our teachers guide them in making some fun projects. 6 Kids max per session. Choose from one of the following sessions.

Session 3: Aug 7 & 8 & 9 & 10, 10AM-1PM

Session 4: Aug 14 & 15 & 16 & 17, 10AM-1PM

Fee: $225 per session

Instructor: Ada

Bring your own machine or use one of our classroom machines!

Register early-limit of 6 campers per session.

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QUILTING

THE KALEIDISCOPE QUILT

From one print fabric and one solid fabric make this beautiful quilt. Every quilt is different and uniquely yours. Experience with rotary cutting fabric is suggested. This is a three session class for creating the quilt top only.

Wednesday Evenings, Sept. 13, 27 and Oct. 18

6:30pm-9pm  

Fee: $75 plus supplies

Instructor: Barbara K

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Westalee Free Motion Ruler Classes:

Quilt as you go Sampler Quilt

Free Motion Rule sampler quilt

Leonie West has designed these amazing rulers and the ruler foot for your machine to make free motion quilting easy and precise. With the ruler foot and the Sampler Template Set 1 you can create a beautiful sampler quilt one block at a time.

Classes will be held on a monthly basis and require the purchase of the Westalee Design Ruler Foot for your machine and the Sampler Template Set 1 along with the fabrics, batting and threads. You may also need the “Sew Steady” Table for your machine model and the free motion glider teflon sheet.
Saturday:  
August 26 (1:30pm – 3:30pm)

Fee: Each class is $10
Instructor: Barbara K

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Hoopsisters 2017 - “Charmed Adventure”

Hoopsisters "Charmed Adventure" quilt

The beautiful, intricate details shown here can only be realized with the REAL thing.
We invite you to our Oakland Gardens location to see this quilt in person and be amazed how beautiful it is.

This beautiful quilt is created in the hoop of your embroidery machine. The class will take place once a month over a 5 month period. Homework is required. Learn to do foundation piecing, pinwheels, matching insertion elements, and surface pleating in many of the blocks.

Embroidery machine is required with at least a 5” square embroidery area. You can make 5”, 6”,7”, 8” or 9” blocks depending on your embroidery machine. Each size block will yield a different size quilt in the end.

An orientation class will be on May 13 at our Oakland Gardens location to discuss fabric choices and supplies required, 10:30-12pm.

Dates: Mondays: 6/12, 7/17, 8/7, 9/11 and 10/16
(6:00pm – 8:30pm)

Fee: $125 Includes embroidery designs and instructions.
Supply list responsibility of student.

Instructor: Barbara K

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Quilt 101 - "Slice It Up"

Quilt with brown and white triangular pattern

Make this fun quilt using rotary cutting methods, and foundation sewing. (Homework required). This quilt project utilizes a precut package of 10” squares and additional coordinating yardages. Refer to the attached supply list. Various layouts create different finished design tops.

Mondays: 8/14, 8/21, 8/28, and 9/18 (6:00pm – 9:00pm)

Fee: $125
Instructor: Barbara K

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Westbury Class Schedule: 2017

We're located in the BACK AREA inside Joann's at Our Westbury Location.
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Machine I (Daytime)

Pink pillow class project

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.

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

Choose ONE  of the following dates: 

Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, 11am-1pm

Tuesday, October 10, 2017, 11am-1pm

Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 11am-1pm

Tuesday, December 12, 2017, 11am-1pm

Tuesday, January 16, 2018, 11am-1pm

Tuesday, February 13, 2018, 11am-1pm

Tuesday, March 13, 2018, 11am-1pm

Tuesday, April 14, 2018, 11am-1pm

Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 11am-1pm

Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 11am-1pm

Fee: $30 Plus supplies      

Instructor: Renee

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Machine I (Evening)

Pink pillow class project

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.

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. 

Choose ONE  of the following dates: 

Wed. Sept. 6, 2017, 6:30pm – 8:30 pm

Wed. October 11, 2017, 6:30pm – 8:30 pm

Wed. Nov. 1, 2017, 6:30pm – 8:30 pm

Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, 6:30pm – 8:30 pm

Fee: $30 plus supplies for each class
Instructor: Barbara K

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Basic Sewing 1

Dress with purple/black flowers made in basic sewing class

This class teaches the basics of understanding how to purchase a pattern for your body size, how to shorten or lengthen a pattern, read and understand pattern instructions and how to construct the garment. The pattern is a simple skirt and top and all students use the same pattern in class. Supplies are to be purchased at the time of the first class.

Prerequisite: Machine 1 class or Student must know how to use basic skills on a sewing machine.

Saturdays: Pick from one of the 3-session options below:

Saturdays: 8/5 (10-12:30pm), 8/12 (10–12:30pm) & 8/19 (10–3pm)

Or

Saturdays: 10/14 & 10/28 (10am-3pm)

Class is $100 plus supplies
Instructor: Barbara K

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Parent Child Learn to Sew

Mother and child smilling

Ages 8 and up with an adult sewing partner.  Learn how to use your sewing machine together!  Make a pencil/cosmetic case with a zipper.  Machines available or bring your own.  Not just for girls, boys are always welcome.  3 TEAM LIMIT

Mondays: 4:15pm – 6:15 pm (choose from one of the following Class Dates below) 

Monday September 11-4:15pm-6:15pm

Monday October 16-4:15pm-6:15pm

Monday November 13-4:15pm-6:15pm

Monday December 11-4:15pm-6:15pm

Fee: $60.00 per team, plus supplies              

Instructor: JoAnn

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Kids Sewing Machine I

Sewn bag with aquatic themed design

KIDS  SEWING MACHINE I (10 YR and up):  Learn the fundamentals of using a sewing machine while making a zippered pouch.  No sewing experience is necessary.  Sewing machines available or bring your own, start on the right foot.

Mondays: 4:15-6:15 Choose from one of the following dates:

Monday, Sept. 13, 4:15pm-6:15pm

Monday, October 18, 4:15pm-6:15pm

Monday, November 15, 4:15pm-6:15pm

Monday, December 13, 4:15pm-6:15pm 

$30 plus supplies                                JoAnn

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Halloween Trick or Treat Tote bag

Make your own trick or treat tote bag while learning how to use a sewing machine. Beginners welcome. Use our machine or bring your own.

Mondays 4:15pm-6:30pm

October 23, 2017 or October 30, 2017

$40.00  (kit included)       

Instructor: JoAnn

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Intermediate Sewing

Green and orange intermediate sewing dress

Choose a pattern of your choice with approval from the instructor and learn how to insert a zipper, darts, set in sleeves, collars and waistbands. Limit your project to a fitted skirt, a simple dress, an unlined jacket or a child’s garment.

Prerequisite for this class is Basic Sewing

Thursday Evenings: August 10, August 17, August 24, August 31 (6pm-8:30pm)

Thursday Evenings: October 12, October 26, Nov. 2, Nov. 9 (6-8:30pm)

Class is $100 plus supplies
(Fabric and notions need to be purchased in store. )

Instructor: Barbara K

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Hold Everything Fabric Basket

Make this useful basket from fabric while learning how to create and insert your own welting or piping.

Wednesday evenings - two - session class:

Sept. 14 and Sept 28, 6-8:30pm

$60 plus supplies
Instructor: Barbara K

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Pumpkin Runner

Decorate your table for the fall season with this simple pumpkin runner. 

 Mondays- 9/18 & 9/25, 6:30-8:30 pm

 OR

 Tuesday, 9/19 & 9/26, 11-1pm

 Fee: $75 Plus supplies          

Instructor: Renee

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Christmas Stocking

Are you looking for a unique stocking to hang up for Christmas?  Make this one and personalize the stocking with the name and hobbies for your favorite person. 

Mondays, 11/20 & 11/27,  6:30 - 8:30 pm

OR

 Tuesday,  11/21 & 11/28, 11 - 1 pm

 Fee $75.   Plus supplies          

Instructor: Renee

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Valentine Runner

Make this runner for your favorite valentine. This is an easy runner to decorate your table. 

Mondays-1/22 & 1/29 (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

 OR

Tuesdays-1/23 & 1/30 (11am - 1:00 pm)

Fee $75  Plus supplies        

Instructor: Renee

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PJ Pants

Plaid pyjama pants

Looking for a quick and fun project to do, come and bring some friends and join and make a pair of PJ Pants. We will teach you how to cut the pattern out and put it together, while having lots of fun. Great class for all ages. 3-1/2 hours class instruction. Choose from the following dates.

August 5, 1pm – 4pm

Class is $50 plus supplies
Instructor: Barbara K

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NEW - 2017 Kids Four-Day Fun Sew Camp

 

Give your crafty, creative kid a summer of fun with the four day Sew camp-(age 10 and up)!
They will learn to sew while our teachers guide them in making some fun projects. 6 Kids max per session. Choose from one of the following sessions.

Give your crafty, creative kid a summer of fun with the four day Sew camp-(age 10 and up)! They will learn to sew while our teachers guide them in making some fun projects. 6 Kids max per session. Choose from one of the following sessions.

Session 3: Aug 14 & 15 & 16 & 18 9am-12pm
Session 4: Aug 14 & 15 & 16 & 18 2pm-5pm

Fee: $225 per session

Instructor: Joann

Bring your own machine or use one of our classroom machines!
Register early-limit of 6 campers per session. No Thursday Class.

Fee: $225 per session

Instructor: Ada

Bring your own machine or use one of our classroom machines!

Register early-limit of 6 campers per session.

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QUILTING, CRAFTS, KNITTING & CROCHETING

Westalee Free Motion Ruler Classes:

Quilt as you go Sampler Quilt

Free Motion Rule sampler quilt

Leonie West has designed these amazing rulers and the ruler foot for your machine to make free motion quilting easy and precise. With the ruler foot and the Sampler Template Set 1 you can create a beautiful sampler quilt one block at a time.

Classes will be held on a monthly basis and require the purchase of the Westalee Design Ruler Foot for your machine and the Sampler Template Set 1 along with the fabrics, batting and threads. You may also need the “Sew Steady” Table for your machine model and the free motion glider teflon sheet.

Sunday: August 6 (10:30pm – 12:30pm)
Sunday: Sept 10 (10:30pm – 12:30pm)

Fee: Each class is $10
Instructor: Barbara K

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New Class-Outside My Window

 

In this workshop we will create a quilted wall hanging resembling an outside window with a window box. You will be able to "plant" your window box with a floral / life design of your own.  Any season can be portrayed like a season or a bird,animal, a candle may be added.This is your chance to use your textured fabrics like stone or wood. You might use a part of a pre-printed panel as a focal point and some of the lovely floral fabrics you may have in your stash. Free motion and thread painting will be demonstrated to help you with your finishing techniques. Some quilting experience needed for this class. Dates: Thursdays, August 24 & 31, 6-9pm Fee: $80 (Plus Supplies) Instructor: Janice
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Hoopsisters 2017 - “Charmed Adventure”

Hoopsisters "Charmed Adventure" quilt

The beautiful, intricate details shown here can only be realized with the REAL thing.
We invite you to our Oakland Gardens location to see this quilt in person and be amazed how beautiful it is.

This beautiful quilt is created in the hoop of your embroidery machine. The class will take place once a month over a 5 month period. Homework is required. Learn to do foundation piecing, pinwheels, matching insertion elements, and surface pleating in many of the blocks.

Embroidery machine is required with at least a 5” square embroidery area. You can make 5”, 6”,7”, 8” or 9” blocks depending on your embroidery machine. Each size block will yield a different size quilt in the end.

An orientation class will be on May 13 at our Oakland Gardens location to discuss fabric choices and supplies required, 10:30 – 12pm.

Dates: Sundays 6/4, 7/2, 8/13, 9/24, & 10/15 (final class for blocks) (11am – 1:30pm)

Fee: $125 Includes embroidery designs and instructions.
Supply list responsibility of student.

Instructor: Barbara K

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Intro to Free Motion Quilting

Get started with some simple exercises for doing free motion quilting on your domestic sewing machine. If your sewing machine can lower its feed dogs then you can do free motion work on it.

Pick Your Session:

Thursday, Sept. 7 (6-9pm) OR 

Thursday, Oct. 19 (6-9pm)

Fee: $40 plus supplies

Instructor: Barbara K

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The Chevron Quilt

Quilt with brown chevrons

This beautiful quilt utilizes a colorful “jelly roll” of precut 2 1/2” strips of fabrics of your choosing. Couple it with a background fabric and some simple cutting techniques and you have a stunning quilt. Borders can be added for extra width if desired. Homework is required.

Mondays: 8/1, 8/8, 8/22, and 8/29 (6:30pm – 9:00pm)

Fee: $100
Instructor: Barbara K

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Sarah’s Star Embroidered Wall Hanging

Sarah's Star embriodered wall hanging

This small quilt utilizes designs by Sarah Vedeler and is done in your embroidery machine’s hoop. Machine hoop 5” x 7” or larger required.

Sundays: 6/11, 7/30, 8/27, 9/17 and 10/22 (11-2pm) (CLASS FULL)

Fee: $160 includes embroidery designs
Instructor: Barbara K

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Crocheting

You will learn how to read instructions and yarn labels. Hands on instruction. Will start you on a scarf. All you will need is a crochet hook and a ball of yarn.

Fee: $50

2 hour Private lesson, call and schedule an appointment
Instructor: JoAnn

Call 516-997-2702

SOFTWARE

Premier Plus Software Classes

Premiere Plus software boxes

Each month we will be covering a unique skill in the Premier Plus and Premier Plus 2 Software Suite.
Classes are $18. Choose from following options: 
Tuesday, August 15, 6:30 – 8:30pm

Tuesday, September 19, 6:30 – 8:30pm

Tuesday, October 17, 6:30 – 8:30pm

Tuesday, November 28, 6:30 – 8:30pm

Tuesday, December 19, 6:30 – 8:30pm

Instructor: Barbara K.

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