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Are you looking to enhance your creativity and sewing skills? Do you want to meet a wonderful group of creative people that share your love of sewing? Enroll in one of our sewing classes. We have Sewing, Embroidery, and Quilting Classes for all experience levels. Click on a Class for more information. Classes are held at our stores in Oakland Gardens (Queens, NY) and Westbury (Nassau County, Long Island). We are committed to ensuring that you have the best sewing class experience at Sewtime! Please always feel free to call us at 718-776-1900 with ANY QUESTIONS!
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. We have many class sessions running for this popular class, to fit your schedule. Be sure to sign up soon, because they fill fast.
Fee: $30 Plus Supplies
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.
JOIN INTERMEDIATE SEWING CLASS IN WESTBURY!
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 or an unlined jacket.
Fee: $100 Plus Supplies
This small quilt is a real beauty. It measures 46 1/2" x 64 1/2" finished and is perfect as a throw or wall hanging. Get started to near completion during this 3 day class. Homework required. Class includes three days of instruction, the pattern and a light bite each day.
Fee: $149 Plus Supplies
This cute and quick little rug is perfect for in front of your doorway or kitchen sink. Its made from a jelly roll (2 1/2" strips of fabric) and a roll of Bosal Kotahdin 2 1/2" strip batting (available at sewtime).
THE WRAP ROBE
JOIN THE WRAP ROBE CLASS IN OAKLAND GARDENS OR WESTBURY!
Make a beautiful wrap robe for yourself or as a gift for this upcoming holiday season. Class includes pattern. Learn how to lay out a pattern and follow printed commercial instructions. Prerequisite for class is -Machine 1
Fee: $100 Plus Supplies (Pattern purchased at time of class as well as designated fabric required)
QUILTING 101 - THE GYPSY WIFE’S QUILT
JOIN THE GYPSY WIFE'S QUILT IN OAKLAND GARDENS OR WESTBURY!
This class will focus on cutting and precisely piecing a quilt top using a rotary ruler, cutter and mat. Various block designs are embedded in this quilt. Use your scraps for a surprisingly gorgeous finish. This class is eight meetings spaced out so homework can be completed.
Fee: $200 Plus Supplies
Private Lessons in Westbury
HOOPSISTERS 2019-“ FLUR DE LIS”
JOIN HOOPSISTERS IN OAKLAND GARDENS OR WESTBURY!
This beautiful quilt is a joy to stitch out. Quick to stitch out, the average time is about 30 minutes per block. This is a 10 month program, during which time you will work on the quilt center AND the optional border which sets the center on point. 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.
Fee: $150 Plus Supplies
Sewing class supplies are not included in the course fee and must be purchased before the class begins. A list of supplies may be obtained at time of registration.
All classes begin on time and you are strongly encouraged to arrive 15 minutes prior to class starting time.
Because of a commitment to our teachers, a refund is only available if you cancel at least 2 weeks prior to class start. All “no-shows” forfeit class deposits and fees. Deposits are non-transferable.
We reserve the right to cancel any class that has not filled. To prevent course cancellations, you are advised to register as early as possible. In the event a class is cancelled due to insufficient enrollment, you will be contacted and given a choice of full refund or the substitution of another class.