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Create your own unique fabrics in this fun workshop with Darlene! You'll combine Inktense pencils, water-soluble crayons and some basic fabric paints, and Darlene will bring along her MASSIVE collection of stencils, rubbing plates and other mixed media for you to play with. Leave with some beautiful fabric works of art!

Cost: $ 60.00
Starting with a piece of white fabric, you will colour and ink your own individualized landscape (or city-scape, farm scene - whatever you desire!) Add elements of paper collage that may include images from magazines, newspapers, personalized photos and more.. Finally finish your piece with some basic thread play and quilting techniques and you will have a unique and personal artwork.

Cost: $ 150.00
The sky's the limit to your creativity in this workshop where you'll learn easy machine curved piecing techniques while you create your FANTASY landscape piece with Mixed Media Artist Darlene Bayley! This no-ruler approach combined with a design-as-you-go attitude will open the doors for you to flex your creative muscles and play with all sorts of mediums to add dimension and texture to your one of a kind work of art.

Cost: $ 125.00
Join mixed media artist Darlene Bayley and create depth and pattern on your unique hand-painted fabrics with the use of a commercial Gelli-Plate! Learn a variety of techniques, including mark making, stenciling, stamping and more. Once you start, you won?t want to stop!

Cost: $ 60.00
From beginners to more advanced, this weekly 1.5 hour class teaches kids the basics of sewing and following patterns. The teachers adapt each lesson to the skill set of those enrolled.

Cost: $ 175.00
From beginners to more advanced, this weekly 1.5 hour class teaches kids the basics of sewing and following patterns. The teachers adapt each lesson to the skill set of those enrolled.

Cost: $ 175.00
From beginners to more advanced, this weekly 2.5 hour class teaches adults the basics of sewing and following patterns. The teachers adapt each lesson to the skill set of those enrolled.

Cost: $ 200.00
Using your selected pattern for a blouse, skirt, pants or jacket, learn to sew in zippers, buttons and buttonholes, sleeves, pockets and linings.

Cost: $ 200.00
Beginners, this is the perfect class for you to learn how to applique as you create a lovely wall hanging with instructor Joy! Batik fabrics work beautifully as you incorporate them into your landscape piece, and you'll learn how to applique as well as other tips and tricks with Joy at your side. Build on your skills while you let your creativity soar, and soon you'll be able to move on to more intermediate projects!

Cost: $ 85.00
Instructor Opal is back to kick it up a notch with this gorgeous cubed One Block Wonder quilt! Having a high visually impacting fabric with a repeat of at least 12" and preferably 16" or more is critical to achieve variety. The final quilt is stunning and is sure to WOW everyone who sees it. Don't be intimidated, you can create your very own masterpiece too and Opal will be with you step by step to show you how. Come with us and reconnect with the joy of quilting!

Cost: $ 120.00
Do you have a quilt that is just calling for a more interesting border treatment? Then maybe a twisted ribbon is the answer! You can fit this gorgeous ribbon into all the corners or add it to just one or two and make it to fit almost any quilt or wall hanging that needs a bit of pizzazz. Easy to add and really adds dimension to your projects!

Cost: $ 60.00
In this hands-on workshop you will learn to identify the fitting problems and how to solve them. Ron will show how to correct fitting problems regarding sloping and square shoulders, large bust, high and low bust, removal of a bust dart, broad and round upper back, sway back or down-sloping back waistline, large upper arm, tight armholes, flat seat and many more.

Cost: $ 140.00
FOUR days with Ron Collins and the ultimate sewing retreat. Is fitting your nemesis? Bring your favorite patterns and muslins to uncover tips and techniques for fitting. Go home with patterns altered just for you. Is it time to liberate some of those fabrics you are afraid to cut into? With Ron by your side and you working on whatever you want, he will teach you some time saving techniques for professional looking results. It's time for you to come and relaxed and have a great time, bring any sewing project your heart desires and Ron will help you overcome those trouble spots in fit and construction. Get ready to sew!

Cost: $ 435.00
Three days with Ron for your ultimate jean fitting and construction workshop! Begin by trying on jeans Ron has sewn to identify fitting problems. Ron will give you the necessary alterations for your pattern and away you go! Learn how to sew a hidden stay front to create a smooth and clean silhouette, how sew the world's best fly zipper technique, tricks for topstitching, bar tacking, belt loops, and MORE with Ron!

Cost: $ 325.00
Uncover great techniques for this knit know-how-to workshop. Ron will cover tips on layout, marking, cutting, interfacing, thread and appropriate needle sizes and types. Followed by a hands-on segment on making samples on seam and hem finishes, stabilizing darts, necklines and shoulder seams; plus cool seam finishes for armholes and necklines, closures and more (all samples that you take home)! Learn how to use a twin needle for decorative seams and hem along with techniques from ready-to-wear. Come learn how to sew the fabric of choice for most people....comfortable to wear, great for traveling, a great staple in your wardrobe!

Cost: $ 100.00
With mySewnet Embroidery Software, easily create beautiful designs with step-by-step guidance and access to the most wizards in the industry. Be inspired by Spiro Design, Word Sculpt, PhotoStitch, Film Strip and more! Join instructor Bev as we delve into the new mySewnet Software.

Cost: $ 40.00