To register for any of these classes:

 We are delighted to accept email and telephone registrations (905-715-7725).

Of course, if you wish to come and see us in person, that’s even better!

In addition to the classes listed here, we are also available for private (individual and group) bookings for sewing, computer, and quilt/embroidery software classes. Please feel free to contact us should you have some class interests not listed here—or listed at inconvenient times. We’re always open to new ideas and will schedule in as much as we can to accommodate your needs. We invite you to browse our schedule below. Note: newcomers are always welcome, even to class series already begun!

 

We welcome registration by email only until September 5, and after that by email, telephone, and, of course, in-person. Enrolments will be registered in the order received. Confirmations will be emailed beginning September 5

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Fall 2017

Learn-to-Sew Classes:

 

KidStart (6 Sessions)

$150 incl matl’s

This beginner-level class for children 8 years and up will start building a solid foundation in the world of sewing. Each of the three projects has been selected to practise different sewing skills. Students will complete this class understanding the basics of sewing machine safety and operation. Sewing machines and safety glasses provided.

Tue, Sep 19, 26, Oct 3, 10, 17 & 24

4:30pm-6:30pm

 

 

KidSew Fashion (6 sessions)

$120 + matl’s

This follow-up to KidStart pursues a distinct focus on fashion and builds upon already-learned machine and sewing skills to progress to more involved wearable projects. Following garment pattern instructions will be emphasized. Sewing machines and safety glasses provided.

Fri, Sep 22, 29, Oct 6, 13, 20 & 27

4:30pm-6:30pm

 

 

KidCraft (6 sessions)

$150 incl matl’s

Geared for children who have completed our KidStart session, this fun-packed course is chock-full of smaller, crafty projects that will be perfect to replicate at home… and perfect for gift-giving this season!

Tue, Nov 14, 21, 28, Dec 4, 12 & 19

4:30pm-6:30pm

 

 

Beginner Adult Sewing (6 Sessions)

$120 + matl’s

Learn the fundamentals of sewing in this hands-on, project-oriented learn-to-sew class. With a focus on simple construction skills you will complete several small projects leading up to beginner garmentry.

Sat, Sep 16, 23, 30, Oct 7, 14 & 21

9am-12noon

Tue, Sep 19, 26, Oct 3, 10, 17 & 24

9am-12noon

 

 

Carry-On Adult Sewing: Shirt (4 sessions)

$80 + matl’s

Continue perfecting your sewing foundation with the “Essential Shirt”: make a casual, semi-fitted yoked shirt with a collar and stand, cuffs,  and placket—no wardrobe is complete without several of these fashion stand-by’s! Prerequisite: Beginner Adult Sewing from That Sewing Place.

Sat, Oct 28, Nov 4, 11 & 18

9am-12noon

 

 

Carry-On Adult Sewing: Pants (4 Sessions)

$80 + matl’s

Use the skills gained in the beginner session with a greater emphasis on garmentry and pattern-reading in this intro to basic pant construction featuring darts, a dressy pocket, a fly zipper and fitted waistband. Explore various pant hem finishes (topstitch, blind hem, and cuff) with additional hem options, time permitting. Prerequisite: Beginner Adult Sewing from That Sewing Place.

Sat, Nov 25, Dec 2, 9 & 16

9am-12noon

 

 

Intro to Knits (2 sessions)

$60 + matl’s

This beginner knits class will focus on the unique properties of knitted fabric and the techniques required to sew successfully with it. Explore handling and construction details as applied to a selection of hem, cuff and collar options as you make your own stylish t-shirt… This class is the one of a series of knit sessions where different knits will be tackled. Watch for jacket fleece, sweat-shirt fleece, fashion stretchies, and 4-way stretch in upcoming seasons! (previous sewing experience required)

Sat, Sep 23 & 30

1pm-4pm

 

 

Slimmin’ Slinky Intro (3 sessions)

$90 + matl’s

We think Slinky is a miracle fabric! It’s flattering to all figures, is oh-so-comfy to wear, and it can be dressed up for the glitziest of evening or down for everyday casual. That’s just win, win, win! And best of all, it’s easy to sew—when you know how, and that’s what this class is all about—how to choose pants and shirt styles suitable to Slinky, how to size it optimally, and the trick of the trade to stitch it successfully. A serger is required for this class.

Sat, Oct 21, 28 & Nov 4

1pm-4pm

 

 

Slimmin’ Slinky: Top Fashion (2 sessions)

$60 + matl’s

Comfortable with the mechanics of working with slinky? Ready to play with design and style? This is the session for you! Explore the numerous style variations suitable to slinky and discover a whole new wardrobe’s potential—elevate your slinky tops beyond the basic tunic!

Sat., Nov 25 & Dec 2

1pm-4pm