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With Jennifer Stern
Mar 6, 1:30-4:30pm
You can save money by learning how to alter your own pants! Gather your slacks, pants, and jeans that may need a little TLC, and join Jenn as she guides you through the process.
Oct 10, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
You can save money by learning how to alter your own pants! Gather your slacks, pants, and jeans that may need a little TLC and join Jennifer as she guides you through the process.
Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
Oct 9, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Sometimes a blouse, shirt, or dress would look and fit better with a small alteration. That small tweak doesn’t require a tailor, just a little guidance in how to get it done.
Mar 6, 9:00am-12:00pm
Sometimes a blouse, shirt, or dress would look and fit better with a small alteration. That doesn’t require a tailor; with just a little guidance, you can get it done.
With Judy Gelzinis Donovan
Oct 10, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Learn to create a lace collage from old doilies and machine-stitch it together into sturdy, beautiful lace cloth or a garment.
With Pamela Leggett
Oct 10, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Customize a dress form to mirror your body! Pamela shows you how to do it. This is an invaluable tool for fitting and design.
With Sonya Philip
Mar 5, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm
Do pants tickle your fancy? Stitch a pair together in next to no time!
Get inspired to change up your wardrobe by hacking the clothing you have to make them more fashion-forward.
With Linda Pietz
Huck or Swedish Weaving dates back to the 16th century but enjoyed its greatest popularity in the 1930’s and 40’s. With farmhouse-style decor so popular, Huck Weaving makes a charming accent for any kitchen.
Mar 3, 1:30-4:30pm
Did you know that you don’t need a fancy sewing machine or serger to sew knit fabrics? Explore some cool techniques while making this fun knapsack.
With Cal Patch
Oct 9, 1:00-3:00pm & 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Learn to draft a pattern for leggings, using your own measurements, and then sew them up!
Mar 4, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm
Learn how to draft a pattern for a sweater or top that can be used in various fiber arts.
Mar 5, 9:00am-12:00pm
Learn how to properly take your measurements and use them to draft a sloper (simple pattern) for your personal fit profile.
Mar 6, 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:30-4:30pm
Learn to sew your own clothes, starting with this versatile pinafore dress. Wear it on its own or layer it with a tee, top, or a cardigan; it will become a wardrobe staple and most likely the beginning of a series of self-sewn dresses.
With Jean Elizabeth Glass
Mar 3, 9:00am-12:00pm
You’ve spent years honing your craft, learning to dye, spin, knit, and crochet. You are in love with the fiber, and you want to make it your business but need to know what to do next. This is the class for you.
With Carol Ziogas
Oct 9, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Want to learn how to draft and apply complex sashiko patterns to your own projects? We’ll cover the basics including tools, materials, and a little bit of math to get you on the right track.
Join Jenn for this fun garment-sewing class and make a knit Maxi dress, starting with a Tee pattern. Learn lots and make a dress that takes you from late summer through the fall, effortlessly.
In this workshop, you’ll learn to create a rub-off of your favorite garment. Basically, this is a pattern that you make by tracing each piece of the garment. You then use this pattern to sew a new favorite!
Oct 8, 7:00-9:00pm CDT
Transform clothing from “I’ll never wear this” to “I can’t wait to wear it” in a short time with the T-Shirt Makeover technique from Pamela’s Patterns!
With Susan Lazear
Learn how to analyze a knitting or crochet pattern in order to determine if it will fit you — before you pick up your needles or hook.
With Catherine Redford
Learn to use your sewing machine, fabric, and clothesline to stitch a decorative bowl. It’s easy, it’s fun, it’s eco-friendly!