Adult Beginner Basics - Saturday, January 16th, 1:30-3:00pm
If you have a new (or a not-so-new) sewing machine that you would like to learn to use, come and join us for a class on sewing machine basics! You will learn the fundamental features of the sewing machine and how they work, how to trouble shoot and resolve common problems, general maintenance and care, and inspiration for getting started with that project you’ve been wanting to create.
Adults, $40, machine required, Beginner level
Girls’ Beginner Basics - Saturday, January 23rd, 1:30-3:00pm
This class is for any girl who would like to learn how to use her sewing machine. We will cover the fundamental skills required to safely operate a sewing machine and practice these skills while creating a small project. Caution: WE WILL HAVE FUN!
Ages 8-18, $40, machine required, Beginner level
Laptop/tablet Sleeve Case - Friday, January 22nd, 10:00am-12:00pm
Come join us in making a beautiful custom sleeve case for your laptop or tablet device! Using fat quarters and/or scraps of your favorite fabrics from your stash, you will create a lovely and unique case. Please bring your device to class as well, for fitting.
Adults, $40 + $10 for materials, machine required. Advanced Beginner.
Block-of-the-Month Quilt Class - Saturday, January 30th, 2:00-4:00pm
Betty Nowak and LoriAnne Melton are teaming up to teach Bumbletees’ first ever (drum roll please…) Block-of-the-Month Quilt! We are excited to offer this new class! We will focus on a new technique each month while completing one 12”x12” block. Techniques taught will include fabric selection, theme, use of templates, modern forms of traditional patterns, appliqué, “quilt-as-you-go”, improvisation, and more! Participants will have the option to complete a nine or twelve block quilt top. No previous quilting experience is required. Classes will be the third Saturday of each month after January.
Adults, $280 if paid in January OR $150 paid in January and June. Machine required and supplies as needed. Beginner level.
NEW! Bumbletees Sewing Cafe - Every Thursday Afternoon, 2:30-5:30pm
Have you begun a project, but got stuck before completing it? Do you need help in sewing a garment or reading a pattern? Welcome to The Bumbletees Cafe! Each Thursday afternoon, you can bring your project to Bumbletees, relax, grab a cup of coffee, and let us help you solve your sewing conundrums.
Adults, $25, machine required. All levels of experience welcome.