Sew Simple Class Listing 

Dates and descriptions listed below.  Complete material and supply list available upon request. Advance registration and payment is required.

May 3, Quilting with Rulers, 6pm (Th)- People all over the world have taken this class via Craftsy online with Amy, now you can take it in person from Amy herself. Learn how to use rulers to guide your free motion quilting for smooth curves and straight lines. You don’t have to be an expert with free motion, but need to be comfortable with the basics of moving the quilt. The ruler foot for your machine is required, but rulers are provided. Class $35 plus $7.50

May 10, 6pm Artistic 16SD Rental Program
Did you know you can rent time on our Janome sit-down quilting machine to give you extra room to quilt that special quilt? This class is a requirement should you want to give your smaller machine and yourself a break when it comes to quilting a big quilt. Open only to those who have developed basic free motion quilting skills, we will teach you what you need to know to operate this machine (and stitch regulator) and finish your own quilt.

May 12, Janome Club, 2pm (Sat) – Bought your Janome from us? You can be a member for FREE in our Janome Club! Bought elsewhere? Your year-long membership fee is just $20. Attend and learn features, feet, and techniques specific to Janome while learning to make a fun project. Project varies through the year and may require a kit fee. May’s project is a fun applique pillow. Kit TBD.

May 17, Kimberbell Club, 6pm (Th)- Explore adorable machine embroidery designs and in-the-hoop projects in our Kimberbell Club. A one time $30 grants you access to 12 months of projects. Each meeting is $5 for lecture, demo, tips and the month’s embroidery design.

May 19, Kimberbell Club, 2pm (Sat)- A daytime repeat of our popular Kimberbell Club, see above.

May 31, Basics of Free Motion Quilting, 6pm (Th)- Discover the fun and freedom of quilting your own projects with free motion quilting on your home sewing machine or sit-down long arm. Learn how to set up your machine, move your quilt and tackle tension issues while learning basic designs. Class $30 plus $5.00 for materials.

June 7, Learn to Use a Sewing Machine, 6pm (Th) – This is our absolute beginner’s class. Bring a machine if you have one and learn to use it, or arrange to use one of ours. You will learn the basic operation of the machine and create a simple project.  All materials are provided for the project. Class is $25, plus a $5 fee for the materials. Need to buy a machine? We will apply your class fee towards the purchase of one of our Janomes.

June 14, Quilting with Rulers, 6pm (Th)- People all over the world have taken this class via Craftsy online with Amy, now you can take it in person from Amy herself. Learn how to use rulers to guide your free motion quilting for smooth curves and straight lines. You don’t have to be an expert with free motion, but need to be comfortable with the basics of moving the quilt. The ruler foot for your machine is required, but rulers are provided. Class $35 plus $7.50

Call Sew Simple for more information 434-239-6708 or email at amy@sewsimpleoflynchburg.com

All classes require pre-registration, which can be done in person or over the phone. Space is very limited, so don’t delay. We have fabulous teacher/student ratios!  Can’t make it to a class that you signed up for? Refunds are given with a minimum of 1 week notice. Any other cancellations or no-shows will be issued store credit only. No-shows may affect your ability to register for classes in the future.

Bring your own machine and basic sewing supplies unless class listing says otherwise. Don’t have a machine? One can be provided in most cases for a $5 fee. Class materials list will be provided in store or online as soon as available. Some classes also require a class kit at an additional fee. This makes gathering the materials need easy as the kit provides them for you.

Want something other than what is offered here? More classes will come, but suggestions are welcome and private to semi-private classes can be arranged on a variety of topics. With scheduling difficulties, this can be the best way to get the class you want, especially for busy people (kids too!) so we  can tailor classes to fit you!