Classes

Gina’s Class Policy:

  1. Registration is required. You may register in person, by phone or by mail with check, money order or credit card.
  2. Payment is required to register.
  3. Class fees are non-refundable unless the class is cancelled or you cancel from the class with at least 24 hours notice. We reserve the right to cancel class if the minimum number of students required is not met (normally 4)
  4. Class supplies and kits are not included in the class fee.
  5. Supplies must be purchased at Gina’s.
  6. Patterns & books cannot be shared or photocopied because of copyright laws.
  7. Gina's will be open 15 minutes prior to morning and evening classes to enable us to start on time.
  8. With respect for others please arrive on time and be prepared.
  9. No guests will be permitted to sit in on the class.
  10. Please turn cell phones off in class for consideration of others

 

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#1575 Basic Smocking

#1575 Basic Smocking

Instructor: Susie Skinner

Learn the 5 basic stitches for English Hand Smocking. In this one session class Betty will show you the basics and you will be on your way to creating your first smocked garment. It is way easier than it looks!

Sessions: 1 x 2 1/2 hrs.  
Costs: $30 + Supplies  
Skill Level: Beginner  
August 4
6:00 - 8:30

 

#1576 Bishop Construction Demo

March 24   6:00-8:30

Instructor:  Susie Skinner

Class Fee $20

#1577 Blakely

#1577 Blakely

March 2 & 17: 6:00 - 8:30

Instructor: Susie Skinner

Class Fee: $50 + Supplies

Unlined dress or bubble with high yokes. Dress is back buttoned. Elastic straps make for comfy and easy fit! Panty can be made with contrasting ruffle fabric or lace edging. You'll want to make more than one of these as they are so adorable!

#1579 Elyse

#1579 Elyse

April 14 & 21: 6:00 - 8:30

Instructor: Susie Skinner

Class Fee: $50 + Supplies

So easy to make! Just right for summer outfits in 6 sizes! Top has back wrap and buttons on the shoulders. Cute heart pockets included. Panty can be made with or without back ruffles. Ideal for machine applique or embroidery and fun novelty prints!



#1580 Kaylee

#1580 Kaylee

April 28 and May 5: 6:00 - 8:30

Instructor: Susie Skinner

Class Fee: $50 + Supplies

Very easy to make bubble with ribbon tied shoulders. Optional pocket to hold tiny treasures! Ideal for summertime play dates or a day at the beach! Swiss Edging makes adorable ruffles or you can make your own fabric ruffles! No center front or back seams for super quick construction! Great for machine embroidery designs.

#1581 Toddler or Infant Smocked Apron

#1581 Toddler or Infant Smocked Apron

June 23 & 30: 6:00 - 8:30

Instructor: Susie Skinner

Class Fee: $50 + Supplies

A classic dress design that has been an all time favorite over the years. A-line garment (they used to be call "aprons") features small square of smocking on the front and a back buttoned closure. The small square is perfect for your favorite smocked motif, picture or animal and is a great project for beginner smockers!  You can make with a sash or without one and it has two collar options.


#1582 The Tucked Dress

#1582 The Tucked Dress

July 7 & 14: 6:00 - 8:30

Instructor: Susie Skinner

Class Fee: $50 + Supplies

A cute garment that can be dressy or casual. All views have 1/4" tucks on either side of a box pleat in the front and a buttoned back opening. Monogram on the box pleat or use classic pearl buttons to add that special touch. Great trim ideas with piping on the sleeve band with or without lace edging.


#1583 Lucy or Will

January 26: 9:30 - 2:30

Instructor: Betty Buchanan

Class Fee: $50 + Supplies

 

#1584 Piper

#1584 Piper

February 9: 9:30 - 2:30

Instructor: Betty Buchanan

Class Fee: $50 + Supplies

The Piper Dress is a mod shift dress that we have constructed with knit. The front features a box pleat down the middle that allows for amazing swing and comfort of wear. The boat style neckline has a sweet peter pan collar. The scoop neck back has a show stopping bow with ruffles that cascade down the back of the dress. Short, 3/4 and long sleeves make Piper a year round favorite. The leggings were also made with our wonderful soft knit!

#1585 Bailey

#1585 Bailey

March 9: 9:30 - 2:30

Instructor: Betty Buchanan

Class Fee: $50 + Supplies

Easy to make and so comfortable to wear classic style A-Line dresses. Multiple collar styles including Peter Pan, Square Edge Peter Pan, Square, Scallop and Round collars. Puff Sleeves and Short Fitted Sleeves included. Sweet Semi-Circle Pockets too. Dress backs closed with full length buttons or with Hidden Placket Under an Inverted Pleat.

Sunday, March 29, 2015