Made By Me Sewing Studio offers a variety of adult classes suitable for every skill level. If you have never sewn before, a private lesson or beginner workshop will get you started. Once you have mastered some basic skills we have several intermediate sewing classes you can try. Please note that all group and private lessons will be held In accordance with the current Provincial Health Orders and Safety Guidelines. Face masks are not required during classes but are strongly recommended due to the size of the studio and proximity required to teach classes. **PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO STAFFING SHORTAGES CLASSES ARE BEING OFFERED ON A LIMITED BASIS. WE WILL ADD MORE CLASSES TO THE SCHEDULE AS SOON AS WE ARE ABLE TO. THANK YOU**
Our Learn to Sew workshops will teach you everything you need to get comfortable using a sewing machine whether it's your first time or it's just been a long time! Learn the basics of using a sewing machine, proper pinning and cutting techniques and using a simple pattern while making a lined shopping bag of 18" throw pillow. Please call the studio at 604-971-0940 to register for classes or for current class dates and times. The studio carries a curated selection of fabrics and thread available for participants to purchase for these classes at a 10 percent discount.
Reusable Shopping/Tote Bag: 3 hours; $55 plus GST and supplies
Saturday, January 7; 12 pm to 3 pm
Throw Pillows: 3 hours; $55 plus GST and supplies (includes one 18" pillow form)
More dates coming soon
Learn at your own pace with a private lesson! Private instruction is a great way to get reaquainted with your own sewing machine, master a new skill or get assistance with a project. Private lesson rates start at $45 per hour plus GST and supplies. Call 604-971-0940 for more information.
Adults who have participated in a beginner class at the studio or who have previous sewing experience may enjoy taking one of our intermediate sewing classes. Let's keep sewing and building new skills! Please call the studio at 604-971-0940 or email at email@example.com for current class dates and times. The studio carries a curated selection of fabrics and thread available to purchase for these classes at a 10 percent discount.
Learn how to use a zipper foot to make a zippered pouch for your pencils, makeup or other essentials! 3 hours: $55 plus GST and supplies
Saturday, February 4; 2 pm to 5 pm
Sewing with Knits - Sweatshirt
This versatile sweatshirt is a great introduction to working with knit fabrics using both a regular sewing machine and a serger. We will be using Jalie pattern #3355 for this class which gives you the option of making a crew neck or a hoody.
6 hours; $110 plus GST and supplies; Jalie pattern #3355 is available for purchase at the studio. Please call or email the studio for a list of supplies for this class.
Dates and times TBA
Get a jump start on your spring wardrobe and sew up this versatile skirt! We will be using Jalie pattern #4017 to make a gathered skirt with an elastic waist and inseam pockets. Choose from two different lengths and an optional matching belt bag.
6 hours; $110 plus GST and supplies; Jalie pattern #4017 is available for purchase at the studio. Please call or email the studio for a list of supplies for this class.
Dates and Times TBA