Come get motivated to get started on the sewing projects you want to do!
Want to make clothing? Come learn the basics of pattern reading.
We are meeting at Wright Memorial Library (Oakwood) in their large meeting room downstairs. We have a huge room with a door all to ourselves.
I have extended the hours of the meeting for anyone that wants to come sew 5-8:30pm, the building closes at 9pm.
Feel free to bring stuff to give away. Same rules as […]
Come learn to use a sewing machine with me!
There is some psychology behind the reasons why people do not finish projects. We’ve all been there and the reasons are too numerous to list. Things happen and tasks get put on the back burner, sometimes to stay. But, what about people that pick up and finish other’s projects? Say what? Today I want to […]
Sometimes you just have to suck it up, accept your losses and make the best of a less than ideal situation.
For each fabric success there has been, at the least, three failures. Today, I share a failure turned into a success.
After a few photography classes I purchased a decent camera, umbrella lights and a black […]
Come learn how to make your first T-Shirt quilt block with me.
We all love vintage patterns. We also love modern wrinkle free knit fabrics. We want the vintage look but the feel, ease and care of a modern dress. So how can we marry these two with ease?
Since vintage patterns were made before modern knit fabrics and knits have a different set of rules than woven fabrics […]
Going local can really push you to your limits if you make clothing. In our town we have a lot of awesome indie quilt shops and no fashion fabric shops.
Last June, while our roof was getting replaced, we took a trip to North Dayton and I got to visit Bernina on North Main. […]