Jean Trimmed Sweatshirt Jacket
Jul
27
10:00 AM10:00

Jean Trimmed Sweatshirt Jacket

Come and meet Jackie Farbeann, our newest instructor, with a rich background in costume making, alterations, conservation of historical items.

This is a free event where you can watch Jackie create a jacket from a sweatshirt, and thrift store jeans.

Jackie has a class scheduled on August 24, from 10-2 on making one of your own.

Come see and meet this interesting lady.

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Create a Pattern from Your Favorite Garment
Aug
17
10:00 AM10:00

Create a Pattern from Your Favorite Garment

Susan O’Dell will show you how to create a pattern that is a copy of your Favorite garment

We can only get Susan between working on local productions, so we are feel very lucky to have her for this demonstration.

Who doesn’t have a favorite piece of clothing they love, but it’s so shabby it can’t be worn in public…..we all have!!!

How great to have a pattern to make that item over and over.

This is a demonstration only of the technique, with a limit of 10 people. Cost is $20, at the door, August 17, from 10am-2pm. You do need to reserve a spot by going to the sign up link here.

Also:

Susan will hold a class on October 19, with a limit of 4 people to work with them on creating a copy of a pants pattern. Please bring only one pair of pants. You can sign up for the class: Copy a Favorite, by going to the Class Listings: Clothing.

You can take home the pattern to sew, or set up a private class with Gail or Jamie to help you sew the first pair.

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Made By Melissa : Ponchos for people and pets : A Trunk Show
Oct
5
10:00 AM10:00

Made By Melissa : Ponchos for people and pets : A Trunk Show

Come meet Melissa from Made By Melissa:

Melissa Antoniano was born, raised and still growing up in Columbus, Ohio.  Living now in Westerville, she is a Project Manager in the field of Telecommunications during the day; and on evenings and weekends she creates ponchos, baby blankets and dog coats to help manage her stress.  She rekindled her joy of sewing about three years ago, and craves the crafting, hence the establishment of a small business, madebymelissa.biz

Melissa's customizable creations are made mostly with fleece, however new designs are in progress to move into ponchos and kimonos made of lighter fabric to welcome the sure to come warm weather."

Melissa’s creations will be here at The Sewing Hive for you to see and try on. If you decide to try to make your own:

Melissa will have a class on November 9 featuring people ponchos.

On November 16, Melissa will have a special class for pet ponchos!



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