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

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

Bernina 7 & 8 Series Extended Education Class

These Classes are designed to get the 780, 830 & 880 owners using the unique features that make these machines phenomenal!  These classes are free of charge if you purchased your machine here at Gina’s.  A $50 Value.
 

*Classroom Doors Open 15 Minutes prior to class time so that you can get set up

Instructor: Kathy Drew         Saturday’s  9:30-12:00  

February 21   Class #1598

April 25   Class #1599

August 15   Class #1600

October 17   Class #1601

 

BERNINA Club

BERNINA Club 
Class Fee $10 per session

BERNINA Club is a chance for you to come see what is new & exciting from BERNINA.  Every Session will be different. Kathy will feature different feet and show several uses for each to keep you inspired and using your machine to the fullest.  We will also show the latest patterns, notions and how to use them giving you lots of new ideas for more sewing fun!  Don’t have a BERNINA?  Come anyway, our demos are using BERNINA feet however, maybe your machine type has a similar one available.   Be sure to bring show & tell!

Classes are from 10:00-12:00, Saturday’s

February 7   Class #1602

April 4   Class #1603

August 1   Class #1604

October 3   Class #1605

December 5   Class #1606

 

Dress A Child Around the World

We have a new group forming here at Gina's that is set to sew for low income children locally and around the world.  This is a charity sewing event, not a class.  The patterns used are super simple with no buttons or zippers so only basic sewing skills are required.  Bring your machine, basic supplies & any fabric you would like to donate.  Want to purchase fabric to donate?  You'll be able to shop at a discount the day of the event.  Come to 1 meeting or all if you can!

Meet at 10:00  *Stay as long as you want
Call to sign up so we are prepared with enough tables

Project Leader:  Eloise Montgomery

January 28, February 25, March 25, April 29, May 27, June 24, July 29, August 26, September 30, October 28, November 25

Finishing Fridays- Free Sew

Have you taken a class and not been able to finish the project?  These Friday Free Sew Days are available for you to come to Gina's, use our facilitles and get a little guidance if needed to help you finish your projects.  There will not be a "teacher" just ask if you need an opinion or help- you know e've got enough around here!

There is no charge for these Free Sew Days

Classroom Opens at 10:00 *Stay as long as you want

January 30, February 27, March 27, April 24, May 29, June 26, July 31, August 28, September 25, October 30, December 18

Bring Show & Tell, Bring your friends, make this a fun day to get together.  Maybe a potluck if you want- we have a fridge, a microwave, a Keurig!  What more could you need?

Machine Applique Basics

Come learn the basics of Machine Applique.  In this 1 session class you will learn the techniques used to make professional looking applique.  Blanket Stitching, Satin Stitching and more!

Instructor:  Kathy Drew

Class Fee $25 + Supplies

January 6   9:30-12:00  Class #1542
March 24   1:00-3:30  Class #1543 
May 5   9:30-12:00   Class #1544
June 20   1:00-3:30   Class #1545

 

Mommy N' Me Sew Fun

Mommy N’ Me Sew Fun
Do you have a crafty girl or boy?  These classes are for kids ages 8 & up.  Kids will be doing the sewing with Mommy or Daddy as a helper.    Each class you will make a new project.  Projects chosen are hopefully finished in class so you can go home with a finished project!  Grab your buds, make a memory that can create a lifetime of love for sewing!

Classes are Friday Nights from 6:30-9:00
Each Session is $45 & Includes supplies (Value $25)
*Classroom Doors Open 15 Minutes prior to class time so that you can get set up

Instructor: Sheri Carroll

January 9  -The Pillowcase Class #1607

February 6   -Crossbody Tote Bag   Class #1608

March 6   - Elastic Waist Skirt/ Headband Class #1609

April 3  -Zippy Bag & Keychain   Class #1610

May 1   -Stylish Throw Pillow   Class #1611

June 13  Saturday 9:30-3:00    Class Fee $75   -PJ Pants   Class #1612

July 10   -The Pillowcase   Class #1613

September 18   -Crossbody Tote Bag   Class #1614

October 2   - Trick or Treat Bag   Class #1615

November 13   -Feather Headdress   Class #1616

December 11   -Christmas Stocking   Class #1617

*You will be using our Classroom Machines, No Need to bring anything, just show up and have fun!!!

 

Monthly End of Bolt Sale!

End of Bolt Days!

All fabric 25% off

40%* off on quilting cottons, if you buy the rest of the bolt that has only 5 yards or less left on it!

*Heirloom Fabrics & Batiks are only eligible for the 25% Discount.

End of Bolt Day is the last day of the month that we are open EVERY MONTH.  It is a sale that you can count on!

  January 31, February 28, March 31, April 30,  May 30, June 30, July 31, August 31, September 30, October 31, November 30, December 31

Paper Piecing/ Foundation Piecing

Paper Piecing & Foundation Piecing are one in the same- the only difference is what you are sewing on.  In this 1 session technique class you will learn the tricks to successful paper/ foundation piecing.... It's as easy as 1, 2, 3 

Instructor:  Barb McLean

Class Fee $25 + Supplies

 

January 16   9:30-12:00  Class #1551

April 10   9:30-12:00   Class #1552

 

Sunday, January 25, 2015