Classes

Birds of a Feather is for those who own vintage Singer Featherweight machines, other vintage machines, or simply have an interest in them. We meet the second Wednesday of the month at the Tri-Lakes Chamber Building on Second Street.

Open Sews are scheduled periodically to allow you to have uninterrupted sewing time and to get help and advice, if needed. Watch our FaceBook page for dates.

05-20-2020 9:30 am -1:00 pm

Do you have a group that likes to sew together? You can rent our classroom space for your own private event. Contact us for more information.  

06-01-2020 9:30 am -1:00 pm

20190213 094646Do you need some uninterrupted sewing time? Do you like sewing and chatting with others? Would you like some inspiration or help with sewing projects? Come join us for the Sewing Lounge! Bring your sewing machine, supplies and projects!

06-02-2020 10:00 am -1:00 pm

A group of people posing for the cameraDescription automatically generatedNeed help cutting and prepping for an upcoming class or your personal project? We are here for you. Bring your materials and supplies and we will walk you through “prepping.”

06-03-2020 10:00 am -12:30 pm

chevN * Join Nikki for this quick and easy Sew Charmed Table Runner. 

Class includes one kit, chosen from the 3 colorways. We will cut your background so you can be ready for class!

 * - These classes are acceptable for all levels, beginner to advanced. The only requirement is a sewing machine in good working order and a knowledge of how to use it. If your machine needs service, we are here to help. Bring it by and we will get you taken care or. If you'd like to be more comfortable with how your machine works, schedule a one-on-one session, Call the shop to schedule. 

06-10-2020 9:30 am -1:00 pm

081919If you have a Featherweight or other Vintage machine you won't want to miss this gathering. Even if you don't, you still don't want to miss it. Sew-n-Tell, Put-n-Take Table, Demos, & Sewing. How fun it all that? 

06-11-2020 9:30 am -1:00 pm

q101 rbq3 Learn to quilt, everything from fabric selection to cutting to piecing the top. All  while completing a lap quilt top. Two sessions over 2 days, June 11th and June 16th.

 

06-17-2020 10:00 am -1:00 pm

chev from pat Nikki joins us again for designer style chevron pillow. Amaze friends and family. They will never guess how simple it was to make.   Finished size 18in x 18in.

 

06-18-2020 10:00 am -12:00 pm

merry modern bom Six months + 30 blocks + 2 borders = 1 Finished Fun Quilt Top. Piecing and applique with bright, modern solids keeps this quilt exciting as it comes together. Finish in November with enough time to quilt and bind before the holidays hit. Each month we will meet and walk you through the blocks for that month. (No machine required) $120 + Tax includes the book and your kit each month. 

06-23-2020 10:00 am -2:00 pm

subrubsclass  Make this quilt as a nod to our time at home. Cheryl completed hers with coyote appliqués recognizing the nightly howl, others have made theirs without doors. Becky calls hers "Too Many Moves" her nod to life with a contractor and Pam's scrappy version is a scrappy version, "No Covenants." What will you name yours?

 

* - These classes are acceptable for all levels, beginner to advanced. The only requirement is a sewing machine in good working order and a knowledge of how to use it. If your machine needs service, we are here to help. Bring it by and we will get you taken care or. If you'd like to be more comfortable with how your machine works, schedule a one-on-one session, Call the shop to schedule. 

06-24-2020 9:30 am -1:00 pm

Do you have a group that likes to sew together? You can rent our classroom space for your own private event. Contact us for more information.  

06-25-2020 10:00 am -4:00 pm

subrubsclass *Collage quilts are a hot trend. If you have been frustrated with this technique in the past, this workshop will take that frustration away and even make you love it. If you have never tried it, this is the perfect place to start. And you don’t need to bring a machine! Class $60. Kit available for $90 includes everything you need. Limited to 5 students.

  

* - These classes are acceptable for all levels, beginner to advanced. The only requirement is a sewing machine in good working order and a knowledge of how to use it. If your machine needs service, we are here to help. Bring it by and we will get you taken care or. If you'd like to be more comfortable with how your machine works, schedule a one-on-one session, Call the shop to schedule.