Classes


Adult Classes


Intro to Garment Making
- Jan 19, 2019 02:30 pm

So you want to make your own clothes. This is the intro class for the classes that work with the Magic Pattern Book. These classes will be held once a month.

Cost: $ 20.00
Are you new to sewing? Join us and make a table runner!

Cost: $ 25.00
In this introductory class we will cover selecting your size, preparing the patterns, cutting your fabric and basic sewing techniques we will be using during the classes. We will transfer your size pattern for the first project,

Cost: $ 30.00
Cherry Tree Wall Hanging
- Jan 25, 2019 10:30 am

There are 4 wall hangings to be made, one for each season. Each wall hanging will be made in three 3 hour classes. You may sign up for one or all four. This is a machine embroidery project.

Cost: $ 45.00
Sewing Machine 101
- Jan 26, 2019 10:30 am

Learn the anatomy of your sewing machine! What is that knob there? We'll tell you! We'll cover how to thread your machine, bobbin winding, locating and adjusting your stitch length and width, reverse, thread tension and more!

Cost: $ 15.00
Beginning Sewing 101
- Jan 26, 2019 11:45 am

Beginning Sewing 101 will introduce beginning sewers to the most basic sewing techniques such as stitching straight lines, corners and curves, clipping, notching, pressing and pinning!

Cost: $ 15.00
How to Read a Pattern Envelope
- Jan 26, 2019 01:00 pm

Demystifying reading sewing pattern envelopes. In this 1 hour class you will learn what you need to know to create a garment - from choosing the right size to finding the correct yardage and more.

Cost: $ 20.00
Class Snapshot!!!
- Jan 26, 2019 02:30 pm

Come in and get an overview of our upcoming classes. See samples, ask questions, give suggestions,. This class is free but if you sign up online or in the store you will be eligible for a door prize.

Cost: $ FREE
Landscape - From Picture to Fabric
- Jan 27, 2019 12:15 pm

As continuation of the popular Beginning Landscape class, bring in your picture and transform it into fabric.

Cost: $ 45.00
Beginning Quilting
- Jan 29, 2019 11:00 am

This class is for beginner quilters. Use the Take 5 Gets The Point pattern to create a quilt that measures approximately 67" X 84". We will be learning setting blocks on point and using setting triangles. This is a set of 5 classes going from cutting out the fabric to binding the quilt.

Cost: $ 100.00
Sit & Sew
- Jan 30, 2019 10:00 am

Come and sew with us. Bring your current project and your sewing machine and sit and sew with friends.

Cost: $ 5.00
Cat Purrfect
- Feb 02, 2019 10:30 am

Laura Heine's Purrfect, the Cat collage. Great for beginners.

Cost: $ 30.00
Dip into Indigo - Indigo Dyed Quilt
- Feb 02, 2019 11:00 am

Dye your fabric for your quilt. Then come and sew your quilt top.

Cost: $ 140.00
Club Indigo
- Feb 03, 2019 12:00 pm

If you have ever taken an Indigo Dye class with Jennifer Falkowski, you are welcome to join Club Indigo. Jennifer will open up her indigo vats on the First Sunday of every month in the dye studio of The Electric Needle from noon to 4 pm .

Cost: $ 50.00
This is the second class for making your first quilt

Cost: $ 25.00
Sew Madison Couture
- Feb 04, 2019 06:00 pm

The Sew Madison Couture Club is for garment sewers who are working at an advanced level who would like to share ideas, techniques, inspiration and projects with other garment sewists. The Meeting scheduled for December 3rd will not be held at The Electric Needle. Instead they will be meeting at Benvenutos, 2949 Triverton Pike Drive Fitchburg.

Cost: $ FREE
This is a series of classes where we will be making different types of skirts.

Cost: $ 30.00
Sit & Sew
- Feb 06, 2019 10:00 am

Come and sew with us. Bring your current project and your sewing machine and sit and sew with friends.

Cost: $ 5.00
Westalee Ruler of the Month
- Feb 07, 2019 05:00 pm

Learn how to use a featured ruler of the month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Solstice Block of the Month
- Feb 09, 2019 10:15 am

This is an applique Block of the Month (6 Months - once a month - October, November, December 2018,January, February, March 2019) Winter-themed block of the month, all-in-one, pattern. Follow our unique applique technique for a beautifully finished project. No need for fusible web.

Creative Clothing - Second Cluster
- Feb 09, 2019 12:30 pm

Creative clothing is a series of monthly 3 hour classes, with challenges given by the instructor. No sewing will be done in class. Class Dates - December 8th, January 12, February 9th.

Cost: $ 95.00
No sewing experience? This class is great for a beginner sewer. Join us and make a Stow and Go Tote.

Cost: $ 25.00
Exploring the more bag making essentials. Finished folio is 6 X 8 inches perfect for an on the go sewing kit.

Cost: $ 20.00
Join us to make a comfortable, relaxed, cute blouse. This is a tunic length tank top with an a-line silhouette.

Cost: $ 30.00
Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month
- Feb 17, 2019 01:00 pm

Join the Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month Club. Come and try a new ruler every Month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Jelly Roll Rug 2
- Feb 17, 2019 02:00 pm

Here is a simple version of the popular Jelly Roll Rug.

Cost: $ 35.00
Embroidery Club - Easter Project
- Feb 19, 2019 12:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. In this class we will make 2 fabric Easter eggs in 2 sizes.

Cost: $ 30.00
Embroidery Club - Easter Project
- Feb 19, 2019 04:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. In this class we will make 2 fabric Easter eggs in 2 sizes.

Cost: $ 30.00
Sit & Sew
- Feb 20, 2019 10:00 am

Come and sew with us. Bring your current project and your sewing machine and sit and sew with friends.

Cost: $ 5.00
Sewing Machine 101
- Feb 23, 2019 10:30 am

Learn the anatomy of your sewing machine! What is that knob there? We'll tell you! We'll cover how to thread your machine, bobbin winding, locating and adjusting your stitch length and width, reverse, thread tension and more!

Cost: $ 15.00
Beginning Sewing 101
- Feb 23, 2019 11:45 am

Beginning Sewing 101 will introduce beginning sewers to the most basic sewing techniques such as stitching straight lines, corners and curves, clipping, notching, pressing and pinning!

Cost: $ 15.00
In this class we will construct the boat neck tunic.

Cost: $ 30.00
This lined drawstring bag is a great project for a beginning sewer.

Cost: $ 25.00
Ava Tie Top Dress
- Mar 02, 2019 10:30 am

Make this simple girls dress for your daughter, granddaughter, niece etc. It's an easy beginner pattern.

Cost: $ 30.00
Dip Into Indigo - Shibori Rice Bag
- Mar 02, 2019 11:30 am

Dye your fabric and sew the Bag in this two part class.

Cost: $ 120.00
Club Indigo
- Mar 03, 2019 12:00 pm

If you have ever taken an Indigo Dye class with Jennifer Falkowski, you are welcome to join Club Indigo. Jennifer will open up her indigo vats on the First Sunday of every month in the dye studio of The Electric Needle from noon to 4 pm .

Cost: $ 50.00
Sew Madison Couture
- Mar 04, 2019 06:00 pm

The Sew Madison Couture Club is for garment sewers who are working at an advanced level who would like to share ideas, techniques, inspiration and projects with other garment sewists. The Meeting scheduled for December 3rd will not be held at The Electric Needle. Instead they will be meeting at Benvenutos, 2949 Triverton Pike Drive Fitchburg.

Cost: $ FREE
Beginning Skirt Making - Wrap Skirt
- Mar 05, 2019 06:00 pm

This is a series of classes where we will be making different types of skirts

Cost: $ 30.00
Sit & Sew
- Mar 06, 2019 10:00 am

Come and sew with us. Bring your current project and your sewing machine and sit and sew with friends.

Cost: $ 5.00
Westalee Ruler of the Month
- Mar 07, 2019 05:00 pm

Learn how to use a featured ruler of the month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Creative Clothing - Third Cluster
- Mar 09, 2019 12:30 pm

Creative clothing is a series of monthly 3 hour classes, with challenges given by the instructor. No sewing will be done in class. Class Dates - March 9th, April 13th, May 11th.

Cost: $ 95.00
Beginning Sewing Series - Quick Zip Bag
- Mar 12, 2019 06:00 pm

No sewing experience? Join us and make a Quick Zip Bag!

Cost: $ 25.00
This is an adorable basic knee length skirt.

Cost: $ 30.00
Diamond Log Cabin - Paper Piecing
- Mar 17, 2019 12:30 pm

The Diamond Log Cabin pattern uses many small pieces so sort your scraps into lights and darks, and have fun stitching this Log Cabin variation.

Cost: $ 35.00
Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month
- Mar 17, 2019 01:00 pm

Join the Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month Club. Come and try a new ruler every Month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Part 1 of 2 Spring Project, come and make a fun garden designed apron for yourself or your favorite gardener.

Cost: $ 40.00
Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Part 1 of 2 Spring Project, come and make a fun garden designed apron for yourself or your favorite gardener.

Cost: $ 40.00
Sewing Machine 101
- Mar 23, 2019 10:30 am

Learn the anatomy of your sewing machine! What is that knob there? We'll tell you! We'll cover how to thread your machine, bobbin winding, locating and adjusting your stitch length and width, reverse, thread tension and more!

Cost: $ 15.00
Beginning Sewing 101
- Mar 23, 2019 11:45 am

Beginning Sewing 101 will introduce beginning sewers to the most basic sewing techniques such as stitching straight lines, corners and curves, clipping, notching, pressing and pinning!

Cost: $ 15.00
Beginning Sewing Machine Feet
- Mar 23, 2019 01:15 pm

Wonder what to do with all the different feet that came with your sewing machine, then this class is for you.

Cost: $ 30.00
Simply Sewn Clothes - French Sailor Top
- Mar 31, 2019 12:30 pm

In this class we will be making the French Sailor Top.

Cost: $ 30.00
Sew Madison Couture
- Apr 01, 2019 06:00 pm

The Sew Madison Couture Club is for garment sewers who are working at an advanced level who would like to share ideas, techniques, inspiration and projects with other garment sewists. The Meeting scheduled for December 3rd will not be held at The Electric Needle. Instead they will be meeting at Benvenutos, 2949 Triverton Pike Drive Fitchburg.

Cost: $ FREE
Beginning Skirt Making - Circle Skirt
- Apr 02, 2019 06:00 pm

This is a series of classes where we will be making different types of skirts.

Cost: $ 30.00
Westalee Ruler of the Month
- Apr 04, 2019 05:00 pm

Learn how to use a featured ruler of the month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Animal Paint by Number Quilts
- Apr 05, 2019 12:30 pm

Choose one of four animals to applique.

Cost: $ 35.00
Dip Into Indigo - Starch Resist
- Apr 06, 2019 11:30 am

You?ll play with different types of starch resists to make beautiful patterns dyed with indigo on quilting cotton.

Cost: $ 80.00
Club Indigo
- Apr 07, 2019 12:00 pm

If you have ever taken an Indigo Dye class with Jennifer Falkowski, you are welcome to join Club Indigo. Jennifer will open up her indigo vats on the First Sunday of every month in the dye studio of The Electric Needle from noon to 4 pm .

Cost: $ 50.00
Learn the basics of landscape quilting using the fused applique technique. Sign up with a friend and get $5 store credit when you sign up together.

Cost: $ 25.00
Shibori Open Studio by Appointment Only
- Apr 13, 2019 11:00 am

By Appointment only with Jen F.

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Part 2 of 2 Spring Project, come and make a fun garden designed apron for yourself or your favorite gardener.

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Part 2 of 2 Spring Project, come and make a fun garden designed apron for yourself or your favorite gardener.

We will be making the pullover dress sleeveless and an a-line silhouette.

Cost: $ 30.00
Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month
- Apr 21, 2019 01:00 pm

Join the Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month Club. Come and try a new ruler every Month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Lemon Tree Wall Hanging
- Apr 26, 2019 10:30 am

There are 4 wall hangings to be made, one for each season. Each wall hanging will be made in three 3 hour classes. You may sign up for one or all four. This is an machine embroidery project.

Cost: $ 45.00
Simply Sewn Clothes - Button Down Top
- Apr 28, 2019 12:30 pm

We will be making the utton Down Top

Cost: $ 30.00
Westalee Ruler of the Month
- May 02, 2019 05:00 pm

Learn how to use a featured ruler of the month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Club Indigo
- May 05, 2019 12:00 pm

If you have ever taken an Indigo Dye class with Jennifer Falkowski, you are welcome to join Club Indigo. Jennifer will open up her indigo vats on the First Sunday of every month in the dye studio of The Electric Needle from noon to 4 pm .

Cost: $ 50.00
Sew Madison Couture
- May 06, 2019 06:00 pm

The Sew Madison Couture Club is for garment sewers who are working at an advanced level who would like to share ideas, techniques, inspiration and projects with other garment sewists. The Meeting scheduled for December 3rd will not be held at The Electric Needle. Instead they will be meeting at Benvenutos, 2949 Triverton Pike Drive Fitchburg.

Cost: $ FREE
Beginning Skirt Making - A-Line Skirt
- May 07, 2019 06:00 pm

This is a series of classes where we will be making different types of skirts.

Cost: $ 30.00
Come and learn how to make this unlined cardigan.

Cost: $ 30.00
Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month
- May 19, 2019 01:00 pm

Join the Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month Club. Come and try a new ruler every Month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Embroidery Club - Laundry Bag
- May 21, 2019 01:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Laundry Bag Project, in this class we will be making a laundry bag either for socks, lingerie or other small items you do not want to lose in the wash.

Cost: $ 20.00
Embroidery Club - Laundry Bag
- May 21, 2019 06:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Laundry Bag Project, in this class we will be making a laundry bag either for socks, lingerie or other small items you do not want to lose in the wash.

Cost: $ 20.00
We will be making the tiered camisole top.

Cost: $ 30.00
Club Indigo
- Jun 02, 2019 12:00 pm

If you have ever taken an Indigo Dye class with Jennifer Falkowski, you are welcome to join Club Indigo. Jennifer will open up her indigo vats on the First Sunday of every month in the dye studio of The Electric Needle from noon to 4 pm .

Cost: $ 50.00
Sew Madison Couture
- Jun 03, 2019 06:00 pm

The Sew Madison Couture Club is for garment sewers who are working at an advanced level who would like to share ideas, techniques, inspiration and projects with other garment sewists. The Meeting scheduled for December 3rd will not be held at The Electric Needle. Instead they will be meeting at Benvenutos, 2949 Triverton Pike Drive Fitchburg.

Cost: $ FREE
Beginning Skirt Making - Bubble Skirt
- Jun 04, 2019 06:00 pm

This is a series of classes where we will be making different types of skirts.

Cost: $ 30.00
Westalee Ruler of the Month
- Jun 06, 2019 05:00 pm

Learn how to use a featured ruler of the month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Beginning Garment 1 - The "F" Scarf
- Jun 15, 2019 10:30 am

Come for some fun making this great accessory.

Cost: $ 30.00
Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month
- Jun 16, 2019 01:00 pm

Join the Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month Club. Come and try a new ruler every Month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Embroidery Club - Birthday Card
- Jun 18, 2019 01:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Birthday Card Project, make someone special in your life a lovely embroidered birthday card.

Cost: $ 20.00
Embroidery Club - Birthday Card
- Jun 18, 2019 06:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Birthday Card Project, make someone special in your life a lovely embroidered birthday card.

Cost: $ 20.00
Simply Sewn Clothes - Long Board Shorts
- Jun 23, 2019 12:30 pm

We will be making the Long Board Shorts

Cost: $ 30.00
This is a series of classes where we will be making different types of skirts.

Cost: $ 30.00
Embroidery Club - Tea Towel
- Jul 16, 2019 12:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Summertime Project, we will make a tea towel to hang in your kitchen with fun lemon embroidery.

Cost: $ 30.00
Embroidery Club - Tea Towel
- Jul 16, 2019 05:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Summertime Project, we will make a tea towel to hang in your kitchen with fun lemon embroidery.

Cost: $ 30.00
Westalee Ruler of the Month
- Jul 18, 2019 05:00 pm

Learn how to use a featured ruler of the month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month
- Jul 21, 2019 01:00 pm

Join the Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month Club. Come and try a new ruler every Month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Fall Tree Wall Hanging
- Jul 27, 2019 10:30 am

There are 4 wall hangings to be made, one for each season. Each wall hanging will be made in three 3 hour classes. You may sign up for one or all four. This is an machine embroidery project.

Cost: $ 45.00
We will be making the Button Down Coat Dress

Cost: $ 30.00
Westalee Ruler of the Month
- Aug 01, 2019 05:00 pm

Learn how to use a featured ruler of the month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Beginning Skirt Making - Culottes
- Aug 06, 2019 06:00 pm

This is a series of classes where we will be making different types of skirts.

Cost: $ 30.00
Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month
- Aug 18, 2019 01:00 pm

Join the Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month Club. Come and try a new ruler every Month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Embroidery Club - Pen/Pencil Holder
- Aug 20, 2019 01:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. School or Office Project, make a pen/pencil holder for your desk or a great teacher or bosses gift.

Cost: $ 20.00
Embroidery Club - Pen/Pencil Holder
- Aug 20, 2019 06:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. School or Office Project, make a pen/pencil holder for your desk or a great teacher or bosses gift.

Cost: $ 20.00
We will be making the wrap around jacket.

Cost: $ 30.00
This is a series of classes where we will be making different types of skirts.

Cost: $ 30.00
Embroidery Club - 10" Pillow
- Sep 17, 2019 12:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Fall/Outdoor Project, 10 inch pillow to decorate your home, cabin, lake house or camper.

Cost: $ 20.00
Embroidery Club - 10" Pillow
- Sep 17, 2019 04:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Fall/Outdoor Project, 10 inch pillow to decorate your home, cabin, lake house or camper.

Cost: $ 20.00
Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month
- Sep 19, 2019 01:00 pm

Join the Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month Club. Come and try a new ruler every Month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Westalee Ruler of the Month
- Sep 19, 2019 05:00 pm

Learn how to use a featured ruler of the month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Simply Sewn Clothes - Baggy Capris
- Sep 29, 2019 12:30 pm

We will be making the Baggy Capris

Cost: $ 30.00
Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month
- Oct 03, 2019 01:00 pm

Join the Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month Club. Come and try a new ruler every Month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Westalee Ruler of the Month
- Oct 03, 2019 05:00 pm

Learn how to use a featured ruler of the month.

Cost: $ 25.00
We will be making the Open Minded Turtle Neck

Cost: $ FREE
Embroidery Club - Napkin / Napkin Ring
- Oct 15, 2019 12:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Thanksgiving Project, Napkins/Napkin Rings, create a special decoration for your holiday table or a great gift to give a hostess.

Cost: $ 30.00
Embroidery Club - Napkin / Napkin Ring
- Oct 15, 2019 04:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Thanksgiving Project, Napkins/Napkin Rings, create a special decoration for your holiday table or a great gift to give a hostess.

Cost: $ 30.00
Winter Tree Wall Hanging
- Oct 20, 2019 12:30 pm

There are 4 wall hangings to be made, one for each season. Each wall hanging will be made in three 3 hour classes. You may sign up for one or all four. This is an machine embroidery project.

Cost: $ 45.00
Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month
- Nov 07, 2019 01:00 pm

Join the Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month Club. Come and try a new ruler every Month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Westalee Ruler of the Month
- Nov 07, 2019 05:00 pm

Learn how to use a featured ruler of the month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Simply Sewn Clothes -
- Nov 17, 2019 12:30 pm

Project to be determined.

Cost: $ 30.00
Embroidery Club - Hand Warmers
- Nov 19, 2019 01:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Winter Project, Hand warmers, something great to have inside your coat pockets or mittens. Great stocking stuffers.

Cost: $ 20.00
Embroidery Club - Hand Warmers
- Nov 19, 2019 06:00 pm

Wonder what embroidery is all about? Want to learn how to do different techniques on your embroidery machine? This basic class will answer these questions. Winter Project, Hand warmers, something great to have inside your coat pockets or mittens. Great stocking stuffers.

Cost: $ 20.00
Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month
- Dec 05, 2019 01:00 pm

Join the Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month Club. Come and try a new ruler every Month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Westalee Ruler of the Month
- Dec 05, 2019 05:00 pm

Learn how to use a featured ruler of the month.

Cost: $ 25.00
Never learned how to sew? This class is for you. This is a beginning class for adults. Come and learn with us. This is the final project in the series and you must have taken the placemat class to sign up.

Cost: $ 25.00
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