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From paper to pattern, join Jeanette as she teaches you how to draft your bra by using your specific measurements. By implementing the Beverly Johnson Bra Drafting Method, you will learn how to take proper measurements and use these measurements to draft your pattern. This drafting method starts with the under wire and works it way to a fully finished full band bra. This intensive course will give you the tools to provide a custom fit bra for yourself, your friends, family or clients. Prerequisite: must have taken a beginner bra class or have the knowledge to construct a full frame bra as you will be required to sew at least 1 - 2 bras at during the class.

Cost: $ 975.00
We are so excited to host another of Ann Walsh's fantastic workshops! Ann says: "Feathers are one of the most popular quilting designs, and one of my very favourite designs to stitch. They come in all varieties from simple to hyper quilted swirling motifs and once you learn and practice some basic feather shapes, there’s no end to what you can do with them. I’m excited to share my love of free motion feathers with you during this class!" The first part of the class will be lecture/demo style and then we will dig into the hands on portion where you will quilt out your own feather designs on a small quilt sandwich. The class sample picture is an example of what we will cover but bring your burning questions along and let’s have some fun together!

Cost: $ 85.00
This class is designed to inspire domestic quilters to become confident with their ability to use free motion designs and techniques to finish their quilt tops. This class is packed full of tips and tricks on managing large quilts on a domestic sewing machine. While mastering the skill of free motion quilting we will discuss threads, tension, how batting affects the overall look of the quilt and where to place these new design concepts on the quilt to achieve three degrees of texture and balance. These designs offer a quick, easy and accurate way to finish any quilt top. So put away those marking tools and join us for this free motion block party!

Cost: $ 150.00
This specialty class will introduce you to ruler work. We will use a wide range of different rulers including the new Path Easy which allows you to do edge to edge quilting from the front of your machine. You will learn which ruler works best for the design and area of the quilt you are tackling and Sue will share all her tips and tricks on using rulers safely and accurately. If you have ever wondered if rulers are the right tool for your style of quilting then this is the class for you! Come join in this class as we explore and learn to Master the Art of Ruler Work.

Cost: $ 150.00
This is a domestic machine class! We are so excited to host the fantastic Sue Patten for some workshops! This class is based on one grid, one travel path and dozens of endless possible designs! We'll start off with a basic travel path and a simple everyday orange peel quilt design before transforming the path and design to create quick, easy and unique designs that will look great on every style of quilt top. This is the perfect class for all levels of quilters! Come see how stunning and easy your next quilt can be completed with nothing more than a grid stencil, a pounce pad and an endless number of quick & easy quilting designs. Stencils and pounce pad will be supplied for students during class.

Cost: $ 150.00
This is a long arm class! We are so excited to host the fantastic Sue Patten for some workshops! This class is based on one grid, one travel path and dozens of endless possible designs! We'll start off with a basic travel path and a simple everyday orange peel quilt design before transforming the path and design to create quick, easy and unique designs that will look great on every style of quilt top. This is the perfect class for all levels of quilters! Come see how stunning and easy your next quilt can be completed with nothing more than a grid stencil, a pounce pad and an endless number of quick & easy quilting designs. Stencils and pounce pad will be supplied for students during class.

Cost: $ 150.00
This class is exclusive to our event! This class will introduce a wide range of different rulers, straight line, curved, waived, inlay and so much more. You will learn which ruler works best for the design and area of the quilts you are tackling and Sue will share all her tips and tricks on using rulers safely and accurately. If you have ever wondered if rulers are the right tool for your style of quilting then this is the class for you! Sue will share traditional ideas straight through to new age modern quilting designs, something for every style of quilting and every level of quilter. Come join in the fun as we learn to master the art of ruler work!

Cost: $ 150.00
This is a domestic machine class. This class is sure to have you looking at all those stencils you've collected over the years in a whole new way! Sue will show you how to take one simple stencil and create dozens of designs with it. The designs will be created to fill every area of the quilt, blocks, borders, sashings and background fillers. This class will also use simple drawing tools in a variety of shapes and sizes, and show you how to create your own reusable stencils using a wide range of ideas and inspirations found all around you every day! If you have ever been stuck on what to quilt on those finished tops quickly and easily then this is the class for you. Come join sue as she explores and answers the age-old question.. "How do I quilt this?" with her quick and easy stencil solutions.

Cost: $ 150.00
This is a long arm class. This class is sure to have you looking at all those stencils you've collected over the years in a whole new way! Sue will show you how to take one simple stencil and create dozens of designs with it. The designs will be created to fill every area of the quilt, blocks, borders, sashings and background fillers. This class will also use simple drawing tools in a variety of shapes and sizes, and show you how to create your own reusable stencils using a wide range of ideas and inspirations found all around you every day! If you have ever been stuck on what to quilt on those finished tops quickly and easily then this is the class for you. Come join sue as she explores and answers the age-old question.. "How do I quilt this?" with her quick and easy stencil solutions.

Cost: $ 150.00
Exclusive specialty class combo! After years of long arm quilting, Sue has developed a few skills that she would like to share with beginners, so get ready for a fun-filled morning of learning! This class begins by covering the basics: Sue will teach you about mounting and floating, squaring off a quilt so that it is square every time, and choosing the perfect thread, needles, and batting. Then, you will learn some free-motion designs so that no matter what the project is, you’ll be saying, “No problem; I can quilt that!” You’ll learn about tension, texture, and balance while getting hands on experience on a long arm machine.

Cost: $ 150.00
Improve your sewing skills by being exposed to different feet and accessories. There are 10 lessons that each focus on a new sewing technique, feet and/ or accessories that make it effortless. Remaining dates to be announced in next session.

Cost: $ 140.00
Virtual Webinars are fun & informative. Join us at each monthly webinar. See firsthand how to create each project and go home with a DVD of project notes & files. This is a monthly club that focuses on Machine Embroidery. FOR ALL EMBROIDERY MACHINES.

Cost: $ 105.00
Virtual Webinars are fun & informative. Join us at each monthly webinar. See firsthand how to create each project and go home with a DVD of project notes & files. This is a monthly club that focuses on Machine Embroidery. FOR ALL EMBROIDERY MACHINES.

Cost: $ 60.00
Join us for this special event and see the latest in creative sewing tools and techniques from BERNINA. This fun program features the finest equipment, tools, feet, accessories, and fabrics for today’s sewer. No matter what type of sewing you prefer – home decor, quilting, garment making, or crafting – there will be something to discover which will enhance your sewing experience. This event is designed for all levels of stitchers, so sign up now for fun, creativity, and inspiration.

Cost: $ 15.00
Many people find it difficult to 'fit' clothes for themselves- it can be difficult to take your own measurements or see how a garment is fitting around your back. Sure-Fit Designs™ is a pattern system of fitting and sewing patterns, that offers seamstresses worldwide the opportunity to sew clothing from patterns that fit exclusively to their unique body shape and size. Come join us for their presentation and learn how to fit and sew for any person, no matter the height, width or body irregularities, quickly and easily every time. As your body changes you can even re-use the patterns and tools for all your fitting and sewing with no additional items needed for that great fit! You won't need to purchase another commercial pattern again.

Cost: $ 55.00
Many people find it difficult to 'fit' clothes for themselves- it can be difficult to take your own measurements or see how a garment is fitting around your back. Sure-Fit Designs™ is a pattern system of fitting and sewing patterns, that offers seamstresses worldwide the opportunity to sew clothing from patterns that fit exclusively to their unique body shape and size. Come join us for their presentation and learn how to fit and sew for any person, no matter the height, width or body irregularities, quickly and easily every time. As your body changes you can even re-use the patterns and tools for all your fitting and sewing with no additional items needed for that great fit! You won't need to purchase another commercial pattern again.

Cost: $ 55.00
You will learn about stabilizers, threads, etc to make your machine embroidery awesome! We will also cover how to transfer embroidery designs to your machine.

Cost: $ 55.00
You will learn about stabilizers, threads, etc to make your machine embroidery awesome! We will also cover how to transfer embroidery designs to your machine.

Cost: $ 55.00
In this class, we will learn about the accessories that came with your machine, we will discuss the functions of your machine, maintenance and begin some techniques. The following week will cover some additional feet, special techniques and programming.

Cost: $ 55.00
In this class, we will learn about the accessories that came with your machine, we will discuss the functions of your machine, maintenance and begin some techniques. The following week will cover some additional feet, special techniques and programming.

Cost: $ 55.00
You will learn about stabilizers, threads, etc to make your machine embroidery awesome! We will also cover how to transfer embroidery designs to your machine.

Cost: $ 55.00
You will learn about stabilizers, threads, etc to make your machine embroidery awesome! We will also cover how to transfer embroidery designs to your machine.

Cost: $ 55.00
In this class, we will learn about the accessories that came with your machine, we will discuss the functions of your machine, maintenance and begin some techniques. The following week will cover some additional feet, special techniques and programming.

Cost: $ 55.00
In this class, we will learn about the accessories that came with your machine, we will discuss the functions of your machine, maintenance and begin some techniques. The following week will cover some additional feet, special techniques and programming.

Cost: $ 55.00
You will learn about stabilizers, threads, etc to make your machine embroidery awesome! We will also cover how to transfer embroidery designs to your machine.

Cost: $ 55.00
You will learn about stabilizers, threads, etc to make your machine embroidery awesome! We will also cover how to transfer embroidery designs to your machine.

Cost: $ 55.00
In this class, we will learn about the accessories that came with your machine, we will discuss the functions of your machine, maintenance and begin some techniques. The following week will cover some additional feet, special techniques and programming.

Cost: $ 55.00
In this class, we will learn about the accessories that came with your machine, we will discuss the functions of your machine, maintenance and begin some techniques. The following week will cover some additional feet, special techniques and programming.

Cost: $ 55.00
You will learn about stabilizers, threads, etc to make your machine embroidery awesome! Also how to transfer designs to your machine.

Cost: $ 55.00
In this class, we will learn about the accessories that came with your machine, we will discuss the functions of your machine, maintenance and begin some techniques. The following week will cover some additional feet, special techniques and programming.

Cost: $ 55.00
In this class, we will learn about the accessories that came with your machine, we will discuss the functions of your machine, maintenance and begin some techniques. The following week will cover some additional feet, special techniques and programming.

Cost: $ 55.00
In this class you will learn about the parts of your serger, your accessories, threading and basic 3 and 4 thread techniques.

Cost: $ 55.00
In this class you will learn the parts of your serger, your accessories, threading and basic 3 and 4 thread techniques.

Cost: $ 55.00
Become friends with your sewing machine! This course covers everything from general maintenance to the use of a variety of stitches and machine adjustments

Cost: $ 55.00
Become friends with your sewing machine! This course covers everything from general maintenance to the use of a variety of stitches and machine adjustments.

Cost: $ 55.00
Learn how to use your Sweet 16 from an expert. She will give you hints, tips and techniques to make your quilting faster, easier and more professional.

Cost: $ 55.00
This weekly 2 hour class builds on the skills learned in the Learn to Sew class. New techniques will be taught based on the skill set of those enrolled.

Cost: $ 225.00
This class is designed as a family friendly environment with a child/parent (or adult) team learning to quilt together! Sewing and quilting basics and safety will be covered. The quilt has nine different blocks covering the most common block assembly techniques. Each student will make their own quilt in their preferred fabric choices. Blocks are made using fat quarters or half metre pieces. Finished quilt size is approximately 46” x 46”. Instructions will be provided in class for each block as well as how to finish the quilt. Sewing machines will be provided for use in the classroom.

Cost: $ 275.00
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 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 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. This class is the second quarter of the first session that ran from September to December of 2018.

Cost: $ 175.00
Looking for a week of fun for the youngest sewing fan in your house? Central Sewing is offering a kids quilt camp! They can snuggle up under their new quilt at the end of the week after they learn the basics of quilting with this fun and easy lap-sized rag quilt. Soft flannel fabric makes this a great project for beginners. Summer sewing fun for kids 10 and up.

Cost: $ 165.00
In these weekly 2 hr classes, the students will sew garments suited to their sewing ability. This class is for teens 13 & up. (Sept to November)

Cost: $ 225.00
This class is designed for people with little or no sewing experience. You will be able complete a pair of pull on pants and an over the head top. The course will cover tools for the trade, how to read a pattern envelope including how to determine your size, fabric selection, pattern preparation and basic fitting. The suggested pattern is McCalls M2476 and the instructor will have some these patterns for sale. This is a fun class and geared to inspire you to join the sewing world. You must use your own sewing machine- it must be in working order and you must know how to use it.

Cost: $ 200.00
Beginner sewers will learn the basics of the sewing machine, choosing a pattern, suitable fabrics, and make a simple garment from a woven fabric. Sewers with more experience will increase their skills learning about zippers, buttons and buttonholes, pockets and how to work with different fabrics.

Cost: $ 200.00
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
For beginners to advanced techniques. Learn basic sewing skills, machine operation, reading commercial patterns , alterations plus more by constructing 2 simple garments. Keep learning new methods that will advance your sewing skills- from blouses (collars, buttonholes), jackets (zippers, sleeves) etc or an individual project.

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
This class is designed for people with some sewing experience. In this class we will pick up where the Learn to Sew 1 class left off. At the orientation class we will discuss your choice of pattern according to your sewing experience. You will learn more about pattern alterations and fitting. We will do samples for putting in various zippers besides putting a suitable zipper in the garment being made in class. We will practice doing button holes and machine sewing on buttons.

Cost: $ 200.00
This class is ESSENTIAL for knowledge on binding! Nothing finishes off a beautiful quilt better than a beautiful binding! Learn how to do the basic double fold French binding, a wrapped binding and continuous bias binding for a quilt with curved or scalloped edges. New this class- a two colour piped binding no more difficult than regular binding but looks terrific and complicated!

Cost: $ 28.00
Pick a novelty print and a contrasting border fabric and you’re ready to set the table with these lovely bordered placemats! The best part is, the back looks just as good as the front- if a spill should happen, just flip it over! Choose your center according to your interests or the interests of a recipient because these make great gifts. If you have an embroidery machine, you can even add embroidery to the center panel for a truly customized and unique project.

Cost: $ 27.00
A neutral background and a couple of contrasting colours and you have yourself this interesting twist on a zigzag! Simple piecing is a bonus for this beautiful and unique quilt- a few fat quarters for variety and you’re on your way to a masterpiece that looks far more complicated than it really is. Don’t be intimidated, this is a fun project good for beginners or intermediate quilters that can easily be change from baby to king size quilt, whichever you’d prefer!

Cost: $ 50.00
Learn how to make this stunning quilt by playing with colours, patterns and batiks to create your very own Desert Sky, Foundation paper piecing is often seen as complex – it’s not! In this class you will master the few technical skills required to construct the precise details in your quilts. You will develop the paper piecing knowledge needed for any future project you'd like to complete, and the sky's the limit! Opal will help you bring your creation to life.

Cost: $ 86.00
We are so excited to host Ann Walsh of Ann Walsh Quilting for a Free Motion Quilting Basics class! Ann is an absolute rockstar when it comes to free motion, and she's here to share her skills and knowledge with you! Ann says: "I love to share my passion for free motion quilting! Join me for this absolute beginner class where I will help you put aside your free motion fears, start doodling on fabric with thread, unleash your own creativity and become more comfortable with the process. You can do it! Learn about thread, tension & marking tools, and learn to stitch a variety of basic designs by filling a mini quilt sandwich of your own."

Cost: $ 75.00
Applique is a great way to add that special touch to your projects. Let this intro course be your guide as you step into the world of applique and learn the tips and techniques to take your skills further. Instructor Jeannette will help you learn how to turn inside corners, outside corners, circles and more! You'll be an applique expert in no time.

Cost: $ 30.00
Who says that a baby quilt has to be busy with motifs and bright colours? This simple pastel quilt will fit right in with chic and modern home décor, a perfect addition to the nursery. The hearts will say it all.. I love you, baby! Make it scrappy with a few fat quarters or limit each colour to just a couple, the choice is yours. These make wonderful baby shower, birthday and Christmas gifts for the little ones.

Cost: $ 50.00
BACK by popular demand! Using the One-Block-Wonder technique you can take a single fabric, and with precise cutting and straight line seams you will create unique kaleidoscope blocks that result in a striking and one-of-a-kind quilt. The results are stunning! Great for beginner and intermediate quilters.

Cost: $ 110.00
This raw edge appliqué project is a great class for a novice quilter. Bright and colourful (or soft and muted, whichever colours you prefer!), this art quilt is a delightful addition for any child’s room. You have the option of making either a wall hanging (as per pattern) or a baby quilt (like store sample). A free pattern is provided!

Cost: $ 70.00
Who knew that adding a little something to a simple rail fence could turn it into something so different and interesting? The best part is, this quilt may look complicated but its a GREAT beginner quilter project! It only needs two basic colours that you can probably find in your stash. No stash? A few fat quarters or yardage will help you make your masterpiece. This quilt will be a cozy addition to your home for the holidays, and Lois will help you every step of the way. Easy to change the size for a baby quilt or a full size bed.

Cost: $ 50.00
This class will cover many different techniques and tips that will take your serging further. Learn about inserting elastic, roll hemming & pivot, differential feed, tension, how to gather and more. You'll be serging like an expert after this!

Cost: $ 50.00
Have extra scraps lying around? Why not turn it into a project! This fun rug or placemat can be made from the scraps of batting and fabric that you can't seem to part with. The best part is you don't need much of anything! You can make it totally random or choose only a couple colours to calm it down. Black and white prints look great as do a combination of jewel tones, brights or pastels- the choice is yours.

Cost: $ 29.00
In this class you will learn the construction techniques to make a bra that looks and fits as good or better than ready-to-wear! Specialist Jeanette will adjust each person's pattern to their unique body. A kit that includes white fabrics and supplies will be given to each student. There will be additional supplies available for purchase in class. Please bring a pastel coloured polyester thread for this class.

Cost: $ 325.00
Take your bra making to the next level! Using your fitted bra pattern, Jeanette will teach you how to draft a designer bra that looks like it was purchased in a boutique. Ensure you bring a traced copy of your well fitting bra pattern to class. A kit that includes fabric, findings and drafting instructions will be given to each student.

Cost: $ 295.00
Join Jeannette in creating a beautiful and simple Elegant Tee. This pattern is a one piece pattern with interchangeable parts to create a simple piece with style and elegance. Pattern included.

Cost: $ 54.00
Intimidated by zippers? Practise easy, foolproof methods for inserting invisible, lapped and fly zippers using industry techniques. Learn to sew in zippers like a PRO! You will complete step by step samples in class, to use for future reference. Discover notions, tips and zipper feet that will make all the difference and give you a fun experience.

Cost: $ 40.00
No more struggling trying to find a swimsuit that fits perfectly- learn how to draft and create one yourself! Join specialist Jeanette as she steps you through the process of adjusting each pattern to your unique body measurements. End the 2-day workshop with a brand new swimsuit that'll look fantastic on you, and the skills and knowledge to make your own whenever you need a new one! A kit including fabrics and supplies will be given to each student with additional supplies available for purchase in class.

Cost: $ 310.00
Three 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: $ 325.00