Event Calendar

Just bookmark this page and then check back often for the latest programs, retreats, events, and classes.

Open Sew

Every Tuesday & Thursday @ 1
The Sewing Labs
Open Sew

Open sew is a time to practice your skills or work on your own project. Use our tools and stash. Machines are available first come, first serve. or bring your own. NEW - we have some simple projects to that you can make too for $10/kit. Limited helpers, but it's a great way to practice your skills

Serger Basics 2 of 2

Thursday, May 24, 2018
3:00 pm5:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Serger Basics  2 of 2

Learn how to use a serger. Bring your own serger to add to your skills or use ours. Serger Basics - 4hr class. This class covers basic serger sewing. Proper Threading and maintenance, thread tension and understanding serger features. Participants of this class will create a workbook with samples of stitches, mastering curves on your serger, creating special hems and more.

Phase 2 Cert. Sew 7 of 8

Thursday, May 24, 2018
6:00 pm8:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Phase 2 Cert. Sew 7 of 8

This course is for sewist wanting to earn a certification or refresh their skills. Learn seam and hem finishes, hand stitching, closures; including 4 zipper applications, hook, snaps, elastics and textile basics. the student will create a sample book for future reference. This course includes 6 wks of instruction with weekly homework. For certification, testing is required at the end of course. Phase 1 is prerequisite for this class or test out. Reference book included Course Fee $150

Open Sew

Every Tuesday & Thursday @ 1
The Sewing Labs
Open Sew

Open sew is a time to practice your skills or work on your own project. Use our tools and stash. Machines are available first come, first serve. or bring your own. NEW - we have some simple projects to that you can make too for $10/kit. Limited helpers, but it's a great way to practice your skills

Tunic Top Garment 3 of 4

Tuesday, May 29, 2018
3:00 pm5:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Tunic Top Garment 3 of 4

Tunic Tops are all the rage and great for any body type. Work through basic sewing skills while making a simple tunic top. Choose from different styles & sleeve options. ( Only 1 style pictured by Indygo Junction) Great to wear with jeans or leggings. Fabric requirements will be given with enrollment. Pattern included. The class consists of 4 - 2-hour sessions.

T shirt Quilt 8 of 8

Tuesday, May 29, 2018
6:00 pm8:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
T shirt Quilt  8 of 8

Do you have too many T-shirts laying around? Do you have someone with Tshirts from special events that you would like to create a remembrance quilt for them? T-shirts quilts make great gifts for graduations, college or just for fun. Gather 20 T-shirts and we will teach you the tricks to using them to make a quilt. We want you to finish your project so class consists up to 8 - 2 hours sessions. Class fee $80 which includes the special interfacing needed. Additional materials needed for your borders & backing.

Open Sew

Every Tuesday & Thursday @ 1
The Sewing Labs
Open Sew

Open sew is a time to practice your skills or work on your own project. Use our tools and stash. Machines are available first come, first serve. or bring your own. NEW - we have some simple projects to that you can make too for $10/kit. Limited helpers, but it's a great way to practice your skills

Mastering Knits 1 of 3

Thursday, May 31, 2018
3:00 pm5:00 pm
The Sewing Labs

Learn to identify knits, special seam finished & sizing tips, how to select proper needles, threads & tools. Then use these skills to make a knit garment using a serger. Beginner sewing skills recommended. The class is 3 - 2hr. sessions.

Phase 2 Cert. Sew 8 of 8

Thursday, May 31, 2018
6:00 pm8:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Phase 2 Cert. Sew 8 of 8

This course is for sewist wanting to earn a certification or refresh their skills. Learn seam and hem finishes, hand stitching, closures; including 4 zipper applications, hook, snaps, elastics and textile basics. the student will create a sample book for future reference. This course includes 6 wks of instruction with weekly homework. For certification, testing is required at the end of course. Phase 1 is prerequisite for this class or test out. Reference book included Course Fee $150

Sewing Machine Basics 1 of 3

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
1:00 pm3:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Sewing Machine Basics 1 of 3

This class is for the first time sewing machine owners or someone who needs a refresher course. Learn the features of your sewing machine and what is their purpose. Learn sewing machine maintenance and proper selection of needles and thread. Bring your own machine, if you have one or reserve one of ours. This class is FREE when you sign up for any other class. This is a pre-requisite class for Job Skill Certification. This class consists of 3 - 2 hours sessions.

Tunic Top Garment 4 of 4

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
3:00 pm5:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Tunic Top Garment 4 of 4

Tunic Tops are all the rage and great for any body type. Work through basic sewing skills while making a simple tunic top. Choose from different styles & sleeve options. ( Only 1 style pictured by Indygo Junction) Great to wear with jeans or leggings. Fabric requirements will be given with enrollment. Pattern included. The class consists of 4 - 2-hour sessions.

Improv Quilting

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
6:00 pm8:00 pm
The Sewing Labs

Watch for an update to this post - we have a unique & fun quilting adventure for you. A special quilting class taught by Jane Bromberg

Mastering Knits 2 of 3

Thursday, June 7, 2018
3:00 pm5:00 pm
The Sewing Labs

Learn to identify knits, special seam finished & sizing tips, how to select proper needles, threads & tools. Then use these skills to make a knit garment using a serger. Beginner sewing skills recommended. The class is 3 - 2hr. sessions.

Paper Quilt Gelli Workshop

Saturday, June 9, 2018
1:00 pm5:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Paper Quilt Gelli Workshop

WHO: First time students and repeat students are all going to enjoy this class.

• WHERE: The Sewing Labs (new location at 27th & Tracy)

• WHEN: Saturday, June 9th

• TIME: 1pm – 5pm

• COST: $25 for the workshop; kits are available for an additional $20

• We will be using Gelli-Art printing plates, stencils , rubber stamps and paints to create gorgeous papers . We will then use these papers to make “paper quilts” that are suitable for framing.

• If you already have a Gelli-plate bring it. And if you want to buy one we have those kits available. Here’s a website to see what gelli-printing is about: www.gelliarts.com

• If you have a circle or a square punch, bring it along

• You will learn lots of NEW techniques to create your artwork. You will fall “head over heels” in love with your creations!

• In addition to creating paper quilts, we will enjoy a sense of community with special activities throughout the afternoon for sharing from the Heart.

• Limited to 12 participants. RSVP at: operations@TheSewingLabs.community

Sewing Machine Basics 2 of 3

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
1:00 pm3:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Sewing Machine Basics 2 of 3

This class is for the first time sewing machine owners or someone who needs a refresher course. Learn the features of your sewing machine and what is their purpose. Learn sewing machine maintenance and proper selection of needles and thread. Bring your own machine, if you have one or reserve one of ours. This class is FREE when you sign up for any other class. This is a pre-requisite class for Job Skill Certification. This class consists of 3 - 2 hours sessions.

Infinity Scarf

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
3:00 pm6:00 pm
The Sewing Labs

An Infinity Scarf is the perfect accent to your outfit. Infinity scarfs are great for gifts as well! Learn to make a fun infinity scarf combining different fabrics, laces, and trims. See examples of different widths and lengths to determine the best fit for your body type. Bring your own materials or purchase a kit. You will go away with a fun & fashionable scarf as well pattern for multiple versions for your next scarf. Materials needed; 1/2 yd of plaid or print (60" recommended) 1/2yd of knit fabric, 1-2 yds of lace or trim. Kit $20.

Mastering Knits 3 of 3

Thursday, June 14, 2018
3:00 pm5:00 pm
The Sewing Labs

Learn to identify knits, special seam finished & sizing tips, how to select proper needles, threads & tools. Then use these skills to make a knit garment using a serger. Beginner sewing skills recommended. The class is 3 - 2hr. sessions.

Sewing Machine Basics 3 of 3

Tuesday, June 19, 2018
1:00 pm3:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Sewing Machine Basics 3 of 3

This class is for the first time sewing machine owners or someone who needs a refresher course. Learn the features of your sewing machine and what is their purpose. Learn sewing machine maintenance and proper selection of needles and thread. Bring your own machine, if you have one or reserve one of ours. This class is FREE when you sign up for any other class. This is a pre-requisite class for Job Skill Certification. This class consists of 3 - 2 hours sessions.

SEW-ful Stitcher

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
10:00 am6:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
SEW-ful Stitcher

SEW-full STitcher is our community projects - 4th Tuesday of the Month @ 10-12 or 4-6, we work on one of our community projects. You will be provided with the quarterly project selection, materials, and a pattern if needed. Community projects are an item that we are making to donate to a local shelter or group such as; pillowcases, quilts, socks, etc. You can work on them at the Lab during open sew or take home to work on. Then quarterly there is a Rally Day - to bring us together to gather the finished items for distribution - Sewing it Forward!!

SEW-ful Stitcher

Tuesday, July 24, 2018
10:00 am6:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
SEW-ful Stitcher

SEW-full STitcher is our community projects - 4th Tuesday of the Month @ 10-12 or 4-6, we work on one of our community projects. You will be provided with the quarterly project selection, materials, and a pattern if needed. Community projects are an item that we are making to donate to a local shelter or group such as; pillowcases, quilts, socks, etc. You can work on them at the Lab during open sew or take home to work on. Then quarterly there is a Rally Day - to bring us together to gather the finished items for distribution - Sewing it Forward!!

2018 Gratitude & Grace Quilting Retreat

Friday, July 27, 20186:00 pmSunday, July 29, 20182:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
2018 Gratitude & Grace Quilting Retreat

Join us for our Annual Gratitude & Grace Quilting Retreat - This is a FUN retreat for you and your friends to get together to quilt. Bring your own machine or reserve one of ours. The retreat starts on Friday night @ 6 pm until 9 pm, Saturday 8-6, Sunday 8-2.
Stay tuned for this year's quilt design photo - we have selected a houndstooth pattern with a fun twist with fabrics. I just love it! Special Guest - Diane Little will be conducting a Yoga session on Saturday to stretch & re-energize us for more power sewing.
Advance Registration is available immediately - a $50 deposit holds your spot and if received before May 1st - we will discount your total price by $25. Or Choose your payment type. Payments are accepted. Choose Link below for Retreat Information & Hotel Listing. This information will be sent when you register.
The cost of the retreat covers; 5 meals, all fabrics needed for quilt top & binding are included.
Please call if you have questions - information packet will be sent when registered.

SEW-ful Stitcher

Tuesday, August 28, 2018
10:00 am6:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
SEW-ful Stitcher

SEW-full STitcher is our community projects - 4th Tuesday of the Month @ 10-12 or 4-6, we work on one of our community projects. You will be provided with the quarterly project selection, materials, and a pattern if needed. Community projects are an item that we are making to donate to a local shelter or group such as; pillowcases, quilts, socks, etc. You can work on them at the Lab during open sew or take home to work on. Then quarterly there is a Rally Day - to bring us together to gather the finished items for distribution - Sewing it Forward!!

SEW-ful Stitcher

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
10:00 am6:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
SEW-ful Stitcher

SEW-full STitcher is our community projects - 4th Tuesday of the Month @ 10-12 or 4-6, we work on one of our community projects. You will be provided with the quarterly project selection, materials, and a pattern if needed. Community projects are an item that we are making to donate to a local shelter or group such as; pillowcases, quilts, socks, etc. You can work on them at the Lab during open sew or take home to work on. Then quarterly there is a Rally Day - to bring us together to gather the finished items for distribution - Sewing it Forward!!

SEW-ful Stitcher

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
10:00 am6:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
SEW-ful Stitcher

SEW-full STitcher is our community projects - 4th Tuesday of the Month @ 10-12 or 4-6, we work on one of our community projects. You will be provided with the quarterly project selection, materials, and a pattern if needed. Community projects are an item that we are making to donate to a local shelter or group such as; pillowcases, quilts, socks, etc. You can work on them at the Lab during open sew or take home to work on. Then quarterly there is a Rally Day - to bring us together to gather the finished items for distribution - Sewing it Forward!!

SEW-ful Stitcher

Tuesday, November 27, 2018
10:00 am6:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
SEW-ful Stitcher

SEW-full STitcher is our community projects - 4th Tuesday of the Month @ 10-12 or 4-6, we work on one of our community projects. You will be provided with the quarterly project selection, materials, and a pattern if needed. Community projects are an item that we are making to donate to a local shelter or group such as; pillowcases, quilts, socks, etc. You can work on them at the Lab during open sew or take home to work on. Then quarterly there is a Rally Day - to bring us together to gather the finished items for distribution - Sewing it Forward!!

SEW-ful Stitcher

Tuesday, December 25, 2018
10:00 am6:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
SEW-ful Stitcher

SEW-full STitcher is our community projects - 4th Tuesday of the Month @ 10-12 or 4-6, we work on one of our community projects. You will be provided with the quarterly project selection, materials, and a pattern if needed. Community projects are an item that we are making to donate to a local shelter or group such as; pillowcases, quilts, socks, etc. You can work on them at the Lab during open sew or take home to work on. Then quarterly there is a Rally Day - to bring us together to gather the finished items for distribution - Sewing it Forward!!

SEW-ful Stitcher

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
10:00 am6:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
SEW-ful Stitcher

SEW-full STitcher is our community projects - 4th Tuesday of the Month @ 10-12 or 4-6, we work on one of our community projects. You will be provided with the quarterly project selection, materials, and a pattern if needed. Community projects are an item that we are making to donate to a local shelter or group such as; pillowcases, quilts, socks, etc. You can work on them at the Lab during open sew or take home to work on. Then quarterly there is a Rally Day - to bring us together to gather the finished items for distribution - Sewing it Forward!!

SEW-ful Stitcher

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
10:00 am6:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
SEW-ful Stitcher

SEW-full STitcher is our community projects - 4th Tuesday of the Month @ 10-12 or 4-6, we work on one of our community projects. You will be provided with the quarterly project selection, materials, and a pattern if needed. Community projects are an item that we are making to donate to a local shelter or group such as; pillowcases, quilts, socks, etc. You can work on them at the Lab during open sew or take home to work on. Then quarterly there is a Rally Day - to bring us together to gather the finished items for distribution - Sewing it Forward!!

SEW-ful Stitcher

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
10:00 am6:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
SEW-ful Stitcher

SEW-full STitcher is our community projects - 4th Tuesday of the Month @ 10-12 or 4-6, we work on one of our community projects. You will be provided with the quarterly project selection, materials, and a pattern if needed. Community projects are an item that we are making to donate to a local shelter or group such as; pillowcases, quilts, socks, etc. You can work on them at the Lab during open sew or take home to work on. Then quarterly there is a Rally Day - to bring us together to gather the finished items for distribution - Sewing it Forward!!

SEW-ful Stitcher

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
10:00 am6:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
SEW-ful Stitcher

SEW-full STitcher is our community projects - 4th Tuesday of the Month @ 10-12 or 4-6, we work on one of our community projects. You will be provided with the quarterly project selection, materials, and a pattern if needed. Community projects are an item that we are making to donate to a local shelter or group such as; pillowcases, quilts, socks, etc. You can work on them at the Lab during open sew or take home to work on. Then quarterly there is a Rally Day - to bring us together to gather the finished items for distribution - Sewing it Forward!!

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