Classes


We offer a wide variety of classes for all skill levels. Our sewing & quilting classes require that you are familiar with the way your machine works and have basic machine skills. Click on a class for a full description, including dates and times.

Signing up for a class? Remember to download the supply list! Quilting and Sewing classes have a link to supply lists on their pages. Jewelry-making class supply lists are available at the store--we will mail it to you if you register on line.

Some supplies are basic:
Click here to download our Basic Sewing Supply list
Click here to download our Basic Jewelry-Making Supply list.

Click here to visit our Frequently Asked Questions page with more information about supplies and class policies.

Class Categories

Use these links to filter the classes by category
Our Jewelry class schedule is flexible! Call us to schedule a class on a different day.

Large applique on an easy pieced background

Cost: $ 80.00
Make one of Laura Heine's "collage" patterns

Cost: $ 45.00
Fuse strips to make a fish!

Cost: $ 45.00
Using a photo as inspiration, create a raw edge applique landscape with trees as the focal point.

Cost: $ 90.00
Choose either of these patterns

Cost: $ 45.00
A necklace using double-hole beads

Cost: $ 35.00
Take your loomwork to new levels with wider & more complex patterns. Choose from 4 different projects.

Cost: $ 45.00
Take a turn at tubular bead crochet. Choose from 4 different projects.

Cost: $ 35.00
Embellishment tips and tricks to turn anything into a work of beaded art. Choose from several different projects.

Cost: $ 45.00
Try your hand at loomwork by starting with the new mini Rick's loom. Choose from 3 different projects.

Cost: $ 35.00
Choose from several beaded bracelets

Cost: $ 45.00
Mix it up with this funky Bohemian-style necklace with your choice of focal pendant.

Cost: $ 45.00
Ndebele and gems--stunning!

Cost: $ 45.00
A simple chain, great for layering

Cost: $ 35.00
The base of this piece is made using super duos and tila beads.

Cost: $ 45.00
Take your brick stitch to the next level with any of thee earrings.

Cost: $ 45.00
An elegant dimensional hoop

Cost: $ 35.00
A Peyote in the Round stitch makes the beads magically move up to form a spiral.

Cost: $ 55.00
Start with a peyote band and create a free form pendant

Cost: $ 35.00
This stunning piece combines multiple beading skills in one sparkly statement.

Cost: $ 80.00
Peyote around a captured stone

Cost: $ 45.00
Learn to use 7 strands

Cost: $ 35.00
Expand your working knowledge of peyote stitch with one of these projects.

Cost: $ 45.00
Beaded clasp with a peyote rope

Cost: $ 60.00
Brickstitch with Super Duo beads

Cost: $ 35.00
Embellish a favorite disc

Cost: $ 45.00
Special pricing--learn to use these earring frames

Cost: $ 35.00
Learn Kumihimo techniques. Choose from several different projects.

Cost: $ 40.00
Take the Lunar Ladder Bracelet to the next step

Cost: $ 40.00
Easy bezel technique

Cost: $ 45.00
Make ladder wrap bracelets using round leather and semi precious stones with a very simple stitch.

Cost: $ 35.00
Choose from several different projects that offer a good study of square knots, twisted knots, half hitches and more.

Cost: $ 45.00
Learn to make a necklace with knotting between each bead and one version of a leather tassel.

Cost: $ 35.00
An elegant piece fit for a bride

Cost: $ 45.00
Make a bracelet for your guy in his favorite team's colors

Cost: $ 35.00
If you already know how to string beads and want to take your skills to the next level this class is for you.

Cost: $ 40.00
Sculpt knots to create this piece

Cost: $ 35.00
Take your peyote skills up a notch and discover the exciting world of Contemporary Geometric Beadwork (CGB.) Choose from 6 different projects.

Cost: $ 45.00
A circular brickstitch earring

Cost: $ 35.00
Study the complex turns needed for RAW. Choose from one of 2 different projects.

Cost: $ 45.00
Explore this tricky thread path, gaining confidence along the way with lots of shared tips. Choose from 3 different projects.

Cost: $ 45.00
A shell-like ring or pendant

Cost: $ 45.00
Make a beaded necklace using the most basic crochet technique. Choose a project.

Cost: $ 35.00
Looming with Rose Mary and embellishing with Dessie!

2-part netted tube lariat

Cost: $ 35.00
The Victoria starts with a brick stitch base

Cost: $ 45.00
A dimensional bracelet

Cost: $ 45.00
Learn the basics of knotting with string using specialized tweezers.

Cost: $ 35.00
A series of classes for the beginning beader

Cost: $ 35.00
A series of classes for the beginning beader

Cost: $ 35.00
Learn the basics of jewelry design and beginning stringing techniques.

Cost: $ 35.00
Learn the basic wire and wire-wrapped loops used to connect beads with wire.

Cost: $ 35.00
Now that you know the basics from Wire 101 you can go on to the next step

Cost: $ 50.00
Design a bracelet bar with focal beads and leather.

Cost: $ 40.00
Wow! In this class you will learn simple leather techniques. Depending on your pace you may complete 3 bracelets in class.

Cost: $ 40.00
Learn the coil knot

Cost: $ 40.00
A leather tassel necklace

Cost: $ 40.00
Wrap this one as many times as you want

Cost: $ 40.00
A cool leather tassel with metal details

Cost: $ 50.00
Show off your big-hole pearls or other beads

Cost: $ 40.00
Kumihimo with leather!

Cost: $ 40.00
Combine Swarovski pearls with leather

Cost: $ 40.00
Combine Swarovski pearls and leather

Cost: $ 40.00
Work with multiple strands of leather

Cost: $ 35.00
Turn a cabachon into a wonderful leather cuff

Cost: $ 45.00
Apply your beaded piece on top on top of leather

Cost: $ 35.00
A stunning set using simple techniques

Cost: $ 40.00
Leather & Chain

Cost: $ 35.00
Bracelets for yourself or the man on your mind...

Cost: $ 40.00
Watercolor on fabric!

Cost: $ 40.00
Make a sweet little notebook

Cost: $ 45.00
Make your tangles pop with color

Cost: $ 45.00
Zentangle is an easy-to-learn, relaxing and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns one line at a time.

Cost: $ 45.00
Draw and embellish a tiny Zentangle tile

Cost: $ 35.00
Continue your Zentangle adventure

Cost: $ 45.00
Introduce color and a bit of glam to your Zentangles

Cost: $ 55.00
Soft-sided carrier

Cost: $ 45.00
Sweet little dress with darling back detail

Cost: $ 45.00
Learn a variety of stitches and fringe techniques

Cost: $ 45.00
Sew fabric "tubes" and use them to build a lightweight but sturdy bowl

Cost: $ 45.00
No pattern required!

Cost: $ 35.00
A super simple pouch

Cost: $ 30.00
An easy and practical bag

Cost: $ 45.00
An easy beginner project with lots of pockets inside

Cost: $ 45.00
Learn a clever, quick technique!

Cost: $ 25.00
A fabulous oversize bag from Aunties Two

Cost: $ 80.00
Make it small, medium or large

Cost: $ 45.00
A fast, flirty little skirt you'll wear year-round

Cost: $ 45.00
A perfect hostess gift

Cost: $ 45.00
A woven basket or bowl

Cost: $ 45.00
Make this beautiful sampler

Cost: $ 85.00
A stunning 2 color quilt

Cost: $ 45.00
A no-stress approach to piecing

Cost: $ 35.00
Use your favorite Violet Craft foundation pieced pattern

Cost: $ 40.00
A modern technique & setting for a traditional quilt block

Cost: $ 45.00
Uses 10" squares!

Cost: $ 45.00
Perfect for Jelly Rolls or scraps

Cost: $ 45.00
So many wonderful blocks from just one fabric

Cost: $ 45.00
One fabric, one block--really!

Cost: $ 45.00
With paper piecing you just sew on the line and watch as the pieces take shape into intricate designs. This class is perfect for all levels.

Cost: $ 45.00
Make a bold statement

Cost: $ 45.00
Fine tune your piecing skills

Cost: $ 45.00
Create a breathtaking quilt with just one print and a background

Turn t-shirts into a memory quilt

Cost: $ 80.00
Learn to use the Quick Curve Ruler

Cost: $ 60.00
Eazy-Peazy curves with no puckers!

Cost: $ 45.00
Simple, regular maintenance will improve machine performance

Cost: $ 30.00
A solid foundation to begin your quilting adventure!

Cost: $ 85.00
Turn your tops into quilts! Learn the secrets of successful free-motion quilting

Cost: $ 45.00
A beginning class aimed at male quilters

Cost: $ 80.00
If you have unfinished projects you want to complete, but need just a little help, our Sit and Sew sessions are perfect for you.

Cost: $ 10.00
UFO
Sit and Sew with Cheryl Taylor

Cost: $ 15.00
Learn the ancient art of chainmail

Cost: $ 35.00
Take the skills learned in Wire 101 and learn something new

Cost: $ 40.00
Choose any of these pieces to perfect your chain skills.

Cost: $ 45.00
Combine your wirework and beading skills to make these swirly earrings

Cost: $ 45.00
Use a mandrel to make coils, then fashion them into simple or more complicated jewelry. Choose from 2 different projects.

Cost: $ 45.00
Use a mandrel to make coils, then fashion them into simple or more complicated jewelry. Choose one of two projects.

Cost: $ 65.00
Learn to work with Sterling Silver wire

Cost: $ 80.00
An elegant chainmail neck piece

Cost: $ 45.00
Make up to 3 different pairs of earrings in class.

Cost: $ 65.00
A wire cuff strung with beads

Cost: $ 35.00
Beginning with a straight length of wire use precise, intentional movements to create beautiful patterns. Choose from several different projects.

Cost: $ 50.00
Beginning with a straight length of wire use precise, intentional movements to create beautiful patterns. Choose from 2 different projects.

Cost: $ 50.00
Make this colorful necklace with stones and chain.

Cost: $ 40.00
Learn to embellish wire mesh

Cost: $ 35.00
Use a dowel and sterling silver wire to fashion a beautiful rope.

Cost: $ 65.00
Learn how to wire wrap just about anything from simple cabochons to elaborate bracelets. Choose from 3 different projects.

Cost: $ 35.00
Learn how to wire wrap just about anything from simple cabochons to elaborate bracelets. Choose from 7 different projects.

Cost: $ 40.00
Learn how to wire wrap just about anything from simple cabochons to elaborate bracelets. Choose from 2 different projects.

Cost: $ 50.00