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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.

October Classes  

Ornam[2].jpg (101397 bytes)Smocked Christmas Ornament:  This beginners ornament will teach you beginning smocking stitches while making a beaded and smocked ornament.  All supplies included. 10/22  11-3  $24.00

Paper Doll Quilt:   This is a monthly class that will last 1 year to complete 12 different squares, smocked or embroidered,  that can be put into a quilt, made into a wall hanging or individual pillow.   Each month will be a different square.  All supplies will be included in the cost of the class.  This is a fun project and is appropriate for beginners in smocking.     10/24.  11-2   $25.00 

DSCN1515.JPG (40158 bytes)Wool Embroidered Pincushion:   This little black cat sitting on a fence is the perfect October pincushion for your sewing room.   Made with wool felt and simple stitches, a quick and easy project.  10/10 11-3  $20.00.

kit applique mary de.jpg (35926 bytes) Applique Jumper:  Using Ellen McCarn press and sew applique we will make a corduroy jumper from the Mary De pattern from Children's Corner.   Applique and corduroy color your choice.  10/8, and 10/15.  11-3.  $65.00.  Fabric, applique, buttons, and piping included in kit. Pattern not included.




alexander's navy.jpg (96943 bytes)Alexander's Navy Christening gown:  This christening gown designed by Judith Adams features a boys theme with a smocked bodice with sailboats and anchors.  The hem has a sailboat lace motif design above a scalloped band of vertical pintucks and lace edging.  A cap sleeve or puffed sleeve can be made.  A detachable sailor collar is optional.   A stunning boys christening gown.  10/7,  10/14  $175.00.  Includes supplies and pattern for gown made with satin batiste.  Can be shortened for a girls dress.  Class closed

  Into the Forest: Mushroom Needle book:   This little needle book as seen in Inspirations #106 is made of wool felt embellished with wool floss. Three little mushrooms surrounded with flowers top this 3-Demensional  needle book  10/20, 10/27. 11/3 11-2  $45.00.  All supplies included. 

Stitch In:    Get together with friends at a safe distance to share what you have been working on and stitch together.   10/3,  10/17, 10/29   11-2  No charge