Home Smocking Plates Doll Patterns and Books Classes Appliques Books Mother of Pearl Buttons Doll Accessories Needle Minders Mother of Pearl Notions Order Form Fabric Laces News and Specials Notions Silk Ribbon Threads Patterns Beaded Cross Stitch Cross Stitch Kits



I offer classes in smocking, embroidery, heirloom sewing and silk ribbon embroidery.   All class fees include materials unless kit fees are noted.  Classes change monthly so check to see if there is something you're interested in.   I will always try to accommodate customers if they are asking for a certain class or a  technique they would like to learn.


Please pre-register for classes by calling 513-229-7340.   Payment can be made the day of the class.

January Classes

Prancer.jpg (260626 bytes)Prancer:  From Inspirations Magazine #88,  this stunning reindeer by Trish Burr is embroidered in shades of white and grey on a linen background.   A beautiful piece of embroidery. 1/5, 1/12, 1/19   11-2  $35.00.  Floss and fabric included.

Shades of Christmas.jpg (293074 bytes)Shades of Christmas:   From Inspirations Magazine #92 this wreath by Trish Burr is embroidered with floss and varegated silk floss and mounted in a hoop.  1/5, 1/12, 1/19  11-2  $35.00.   Floss and fabric included.
Silk Ribbon Sachet.jpg (57391 bytes)  Silk Ribbon Sachet:  Learn basics of silk ribbon while embellishing this linen sachet pillow.   A great beginner class to learn silk ribbon embroidery techniques. 1/14 and 1/21  11-2.  26.00

Heirloom Sewing Basics:  In this notebook class you will learn about laces, fabric and how to join laces, and entredeux together on your machine.   We will also do puffing, pintucks and French Seams.  This is a great class for those wanting to venture into heirloom sewing or before you tackle your first christening or first communion dress.  1/28 11-2.   $28.00.   Machine required with all your available feet.

Smocked Baby Bonnet:  This class will teach you basic stitches in smocking while making an infant bonnet that has all the sewing done and lace attached.   Cables, waves, flowerettes and French knots are the stitches taught, floss color your choice.   A great beginner class that will give you a finished gift.   1/7 11-3.   $28.00. 

Stitch In:    Get together with friends at a safe distance to share what you have been working on and stitch together.   1/2  1/9, 1/30   11-2  No charge