Event Calendar

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Unity of Independence - Kit Building

Sunday, May 28, 2017
12:00 pm1:00 pm
Unity of Independence Temple

Unity of Independence has partnered with The Sewing Labs to help us to build the kits for our classes. Monthly, the group gathers together to build the kits needed for the Sewing Labs. We enjoy fellowship while supporting each other. You are welcome to join us to build the kits after the morning services. Advance registration is suggested

Quilt - Beginnings - Wk 2 of 4

Tuesday, May 30, 2017
2:00 pm4:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Quilt - Beginnings - Wk 2 of 4

Quilt Beginnings - learn the elements of a quilt - fabric selection - including "focus fabric" and color theory , cutting & piecing - tools and methods, quilting and finishing- batting & bindings. Learn these while making a simple table runner. This class is 4 - 2hr sessions with some homework (you can use our machines during open sew) This is a great class for beginner and anyone wanting to refresh their skills. Fee $80 - materials included.

Quilt - Beginnings - Wk 4 of 4

Tuesday, May 30, 2017
6:00 pm8:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Quilt - Beginnings - Wk 4 of 4

Quilt Beginnings - learn the elements of a quilt - fabric selection - including "focus fabric" and color theory , cutting & piecing - tools and methods, quilting and finishing- batting & bindings. Learn these while making a simple table runner. This class is 4 - 2hr sessions with some homework (you can use our machines during open sew) This is a great class for beginner and anyone wanting to refresh their skills. Fee $80 - materials included.

Start Up Sewing - Garments 1 of 3

Thursday, June 1, 2017
10:00 am12:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Start Up Sewing - Garments 1 of 3

This class will introduce you to the Fun of Sewing. Learn to read a pattern, choose fabrics & notions for success. Start your sewing by constructing a simple garment. The instructor will help you to select your fabrics & notions & pattern during the first class. The Sewing Labs supplies all the fabrics & notions needed for your project from our "in-kind" inventory. But, you are welcome to bring in your own fabrics, notions & sewing machines. LImited sewing machines are available. Class consists of 3 weeks of 2 hr sessions. Class Fee = $60

Serger Basics Part 2 of 2

Thursday, June 1, 2017
6:00 pm10:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Serger Basics  Part 2 of 2

Learn how to use a serger. Bring your own serger to add to your skills or use ours. Serger Basics - 2 sessions 2hr 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.

Quilt - Beginnings - Wk 3 of 4

Tuesday, June 6, 2017
2:00 pm4:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Quilt - Beginnings - Wk 3 of 4

Quilt Beginnings - learn the elements of a quilt - fabric selection - including "focus fabric" and color theory , cutting & piecing - tools and methods, quilting and finishing- batting & bindings. Learn these while making a simple table runner. This class is 4 - 2hr sessions with some homework (you can use our machines during open sew) This is a great class for beginner and anyone wanting to refresh their skills. Fee $80 - materials included.

Start Up Sewing - Garments 2 of 3

Thursday, June 8, 2017
10:00 am12:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Start Up Sewing - Garments 2 of 3

This class will introduce you to the Fun of Sewing. Learn to read a pattern, choose fabrics & notions for success. Start your sewing by constructing a simple garment. The instructor will help you to select your fabrics & notions & pattern during the first class. The Sewing Labs supplies all the fabrics & notions needed for your project from our "in-kind" inventory. But, you are welcome to bring in your own fabrics, notions & sewing machines. LImited sewing machines are available. Class consists of 3 weeks of 2 hr sessions. Class Fee = $60

Intro to Garments - Patterns

Thursday, June 8, 2017
6:00 pm8:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Intro to Garments - Patterns

Patterns are your blueprint to fashion. This class will teach you the tips to select a pattern and decide on the correct size for your body. We will cover body measurements & size charts. Reading the pattern envelope choosing the correct fabrics, Pattern layouts, markings. Reading the pattern guide & careful & accurate cutting.

Just "SEW"cial

Friday, June 9, 2017
11:00 am7:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Just "SEW"cial

Just SEWcial is an open format. Come to hang out at The Sewing Labs. Sew or socialize. Bring your friends - the Lab and all its tools and equipment & supplies are available for you. There is no instruction during the social hours. But, it's a great opportunity to make a project, get caught up on a project or to simply gather with others. No registration is required.
Enjoy Coffee and treats for FREE!

Quilt - Beginnings - Wk 4 of 4

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
2:00 pm4:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Quilt - Beginnings - Wk 4 of 4

Quilt Beginnings - learn the elements of a quilt - fabric selection - including "focus fabric" and color theory , cutting & piecing - tools and methods, quilting and finishing- batting & bindings. Learn these while making a simple table runner. This class is 4 - 2hr sessions with some homework (you can use our machines during open sew) This is a great class for beginner and anyone wanting to refresh their skills. Fee $80 - materials included.

Start Up Sewing - Garments 3 of 3

Thursday, June 15, 2017
10:00 am12:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Start Up Sewing - Garments 3 of 3

This class will introduce you to the Fun of Sewing. Learn to read a pattern, choose fabrics & notions for success. Start your sewing by constructing a simple garment. The instructor will help you to select your fabrics & notions & pattern during the first class. The Sewing Labs supplies all the fabrics & notions needed for your project from our "in-kind" inventory. But, you are welcome to bring in your own fabrics, notions & sewing machines. LImited sewing machines are available. Class consists of 3 weeks of 2 hr sessions. Class Fee = $60

Serger Basics 1 of 2

Thursday, June 22, 2017
10:00 am2:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Serger Basics  1 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.

Prayer Flags - Popular Class!!!

Saturday, June 24, 2017
9:00 am12:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Prayer Flags - Popular Class!!!

POPULAR CLASS!!!Back Do you need a "positive - pick-me-up" or to spread some "good JuJu" - Join us @ The Sewing Labs to create your own personal Prayer Flags. This is a fun mixed media class. This is a great class for your prayer group, or women friends to do together. Class session Saturday June 24th 9 am - 12pm. Or call to schedule a private group time Class Fee - $15/ea. ** Special Addition - personal prayer flags will be demonstrated

Unity of Independence - Kit Building

Sunday, June 25, 2017
12:00 pm1:00 pm
Unity of Independence Temple

Unity of Independence has partnered with The Sewing Labs to help us to build the kits for our classes. Monthly, the group gathers together to build the kits needed for the Sewing Labs. We enjoy fellowship while supporting each other. You are welcome to join us to build the kits after the morning services. Advance registration is suggested

Serger Basics Part 2 of 2

Thursday, June 29, 2017
10:00 am12:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
Serger Basics  Part 2 of 2

Learn how to use a serger. Bring your own serger to add to your skills or use ours. Serger Basics - 2 sessions 2hr 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.

Just "SEW"cial

Friday, July 14, 2017
11:00 am7:00 pm
The Sewing Labs

Just SEWcial is an open format. Come to hang out at The Sewing Labs. Sew or socialize. Bring your friends - the Lab and all its tools and equipment & supplies are available for you. There is no instruction during the social hours. But, it's a great opportunity to make a project, get caught up on a project or to simply gather with others. No registration is required.
Enjoy Coffee and treats for FREE!

Unity of Independence - Kit Building

Sunday, July 23, 2017
12:00 pm1:00 pm
Unity of Independence Temple

Unity of Independence has partnered with The Sewing Labs to help us to build the kits for our classes. Monthly, the group gathers together to build the kits needed for the Sewing Labs. We enjoy fellowship while supporting each other. You are welcome to join us to build the kits after the morning services. Advance registration is suggested

2017 Gratitude & Grace Quilting Retreat

Friday, July 28, 20176:00 pmSunday, July 30, 20172:00 pm
The Sewing Labs
2017 Gratitude & Grace Quilting Retreat

Join us for our Annual Gratitude & Grace Quilting Retreat - This is 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 @ 6pm until 9 pm , Saturday 8-6, Sunday 8-2.
This year we have selected a "modern" quilt pattern,, called Faded Stripes, designed by Angela Walters. She is a well known long arm quilter and owner of the quilt shop, Quilting is my Therapy, located in Liberty MO. Preview of the quilt will be available April 1st, 2017. You will be constructing the quilt top - size approximately 72.5 " x 88.5". We have chosen a combination of greys prints with an accent of Pickle Green or Pink Flamingo. I just love it!
Advance Registration is available immediately - a $50 deposit holds you spot and if received before May 1st - we will discount your total price by $25. Payments are accepted. More 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.

Just "SEW"cial

Friday, August 11, 2017
11:00 am7:00 pm
The Sewing Labs

Just SEWcial is an open format. Come to hang out at The Sewing Labs. Sew or socialize. Bring your friends - the Lab and all its tools and equipment & supplies are available for you. There is no instruction during the social hours. But, it's a great opportunity to make a project, get caught up on a project or to simply gather with others. No registration is required.
Enjoy Coffee and treats for FREE!

Unity of Independence - Kit Building

Sunday, August 27, 2017
12:00 pm1:00 pm
Unity of Independence Temple

Unity of Independence has partnered with The Sewing Labs to help us to build the kits for our classes. Monthly, the group gathers together to build the kits needed for the Sewing Labs. We enjoy fellowship while supporting each other. You are welcome to join us to build the kits after the morning services. Advance registration is suggested

Just "SEW"cial

Friday, September 8, 2017
11:00 am7:00 pm
The Sewing Labs

Just SEWcial is an open format. Come to hang out at The Sewing Labs. Sew or socialize. Bring your friends - the Lab and all its tools and equipment & supplies are available for you. There is no instruction during the social hours. But, it's a great opportunity to make a project, get caught up on a project or to simply gather with others. No registration is required.
Enjoy Coffee and treats for FREE!

Unity of Independence - Kit Building

Sunday, September 24, 2017
12:00 pm1:00 pm
Unity of Independence Temple

Unity of Independence has partnered with The Sewing Labs to help us to build the kits for our classes. Monthly, the group gathers together to build the kits needed for the Sewing Labs. We enjoy fellowship while supporting each other. You are welcome to join us to build the kits after the morning services. Advance registration is suggested

Just "SEW"cial

Friday, October 13, 2017
11:00 am7:00 pm
The Sewing Labs

Just SEWcial is an open format. Come to hang out at The Sewing Labs. Sew or socialize. Bring your friends - the Lab and all its tools and equipment & supplies are available for you. There is no instruction during the social hours. But, it's a great opportunity to make a project, get caught up on a project or to simply gather with others. No registration is required.
Enjoy Coffee and treats for FREE!

Unity of Independence - Kit Building

Sunday, October 22, 2017
12:00 pm1:00 pm
Unity of Independence Temple

Unity of Independence has partnered with The Sewing Labs to help us to build the kits for our classes. Monthly, the group gathers together to build the kits needed for the Sewing Labs. We enjoy fellowship while supporting each other. You are welcome to join us to build the kits after the morning services. Advance registration is suggested

Just "SEW"cial

Friday, November 10, 2017
11:00 am7:00 pm
The Sewing Labs

Just SEWcial is an open format. Come to hang out at The Sewing Labs. Sew or socialize. Bring your friends - the Lab and all its tools and equipment & supplies are available for you. There is no instruction during the social hours. But, it's a great opportunity to make a project, get caught up on a project or to simply gather with others. No registration is required.
Enjoy Coffee and treats for FREE!

Just "SEW"cial

Friday, December 8, 2017
11:00 am7:00 pm
The Sewing Labs

Just SEWcial is an open format. Come to hang out at The Sewing Labs. Sew or socialize. Bring your friends - the Lab and all its tools and equipment & supplies are available for you. There is no instruction during the social hours. But, it's a great opportunity to make a project, get caught up on a project or to simply gather with others. No registration is required.
Enjoy Coffee and treats for FREE!