2019 Classes

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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!

MACHINE I

Pink pillow class project

JOIN MACHINE I IN OAKLAND GARDENS OR WESTBURY!

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

BASIC SEWING I

JOIN BASIC SEWING I IN OAKLAND GARDENS OR WESTBURY!

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.

Fee: $100 Plus Supplies

BASIC SEWING 2

JOIN BASIC SEWING 2 IN WESTBURY!

In this class you will learn how to make a skirt with an invisible zipper application and a fitted waistband. The hem will be finished either by the machine blind stitch or by a hand slip stitch. The closure on the waistband will be a machine made buttonhole.

Fee: $100 Plus Supplies

INTERMEDIATE SEWING

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

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

THE DIVA WALLET

JOIN THE DIVA WALLET CLASS IN OAKLAND GARDENS OR WESTBURY!

Sew this cute little wallet that will fit in almost any size purse or tote. Learn how to beautifully insert a zipper for a professional look.

Fee: $65 Plus Supplies

SERGER SEWING PJs

Plaid pyjama pants

JOIN SERGER PJ CLASS SEWING CLASS IN OAKLAND GARDENS OR 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: $30 Plus Supplies

HOOPSISTERS’ LAP-TOP CASE

JOIN HOOPSISTERS IN OAKLAND GARDENS!

Get started on this project in class and finish at home. Step by step instruction to create one of the three projects you will receive. These designs include all embroideries for the laptop case, a paper tray and a pencil holder. Only the laptop case will be covered in class. (EMBROIDERY MACHINE REQUIRED FOR IN CLASS SEWING).

Fee: $75 Plus Supplies

EASY QUILTING - THE WATERMELON TABLE RUNNER

JOIN WATERMELON TABLE RUNNER IN OAKLAND GARDENS OR WESTBURY!

Sew up this quick and adorable table runner for your home or picnic table while learning how to cut and piece triangle blocks to create the watermelon slices.

Fee: $65 Plus Supplies

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)

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

Premier+ sewing software

Each month we will be covering a unique skill in the Premier Plus and Premier Plus 2 Software Suite.

Fee: $18

Crochet

Private Lessons in Westbury

Private Lessons in Westbury

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.

Call Joann at 516-997-2702 to schedule your lessons
Fee: $50 (2 Hours Private Lesson)

Two kids in yellow dresses

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.

Fee: $30 Plus Supplies

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

Fee: $60 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.