Paula's Sewing School

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Lexington/Louisville/Elizabethtown/Clarksville
Class Schedules

 

Sewing Classes at

Hancock Fabrics


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A minimum of 5 students is required per class.
Payment is due in full at the first class.
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SIT-N-SEW – (all levels welcomed–even those who have never sewn!) An independent study class for the beginner who needs all of the basics (including the use of a sewing machine), as well as the student who sews but needs motivation, help with fitting patterns and understanding pattern directions. Learn shortcuts and new techniques. Students may sew for themselves, their home or their child. This course may be taken often, selecting a new pattern to learn new skills each time. All sewing may be done in class. Bring your machine (or use one of ours) and any sewing supplies you may already own.

15–hour course                                     Tuition: $109.00



Class Schedules
Spring 2014
Summer 2014




 Jan - May 2014
Print Version


KIDS & TEENS CAN SEW – (Ages 8 & up) Have a great time sewing a skirt, shorts or PJ’s and a tote bag in this class. Previous students work on more advanced projects. Bring lunch. Supplies not included. A parent is asked to stay the first day until shopping is completed.

10-hour course                                       Tuition: $89.00

 

CHILD’S “PILLOWCASE” DRESS – (Teens & Adults) A short, hands-on class sewing a simple, pattern-less project that even beginners will enjoy. Bring a cute pillowcase or cotton fabric (1/4th yard more than a child’s dress length), plus 2-1/2 yards of ribbon, thread, pins, scissors, and tape measure. Bring your machine (if possible).

One – 2-1/2 hour class                          Tuition:  $35.00

 

JUST ZIPPERS – (Adults) Learn all zipper applications in one hands-on class: centered, lapped, invisible, and fly-front. Bring three regular,
7 in. polyester zippers, one 7 in. invisible zipper, fabric scraps, thread, scissors, zipper foot, and your machine (if possible).

One – 2-1/2 hour class                         Tuition:  $35.00

 

JUST HEMS –(Adults) Lengthen and shorten your own clothes by learning all of the various ways to hem: hand and machine blind hem, double-turn, topstitched, rolled, twin-needle (for knits), and jeans hems (keeping the original jeans topstitching in place). Bring fabric scraps, thread, scissors, rolled hem foot (optional), and your machine (if possible).

One – 2-1/2 hour class                         Tuition:  $35.00

 

SERGER WORKSHOP – Bring your own serger, or borrow one of ours, as this class teaches you how to use it fully. Bring the machine’s accessories and instruction book, as well as scissors, fabric scraps, four different colored threads (can be regular spools), and a snack. Please indicate if a serger is needed when registering.

5-hour course                                         Tuition: $59.00

 

WINDOW DECORATING

         Save a fortune by learning everything you need to know to make custom rod-pocket and tab-top curtains, drapes with or without pleats (lined and unlined), Roman shades, Balloon shades, Austrian shades, swags, jabots, cornices and many simple topper (valence) treatments. Lecture/demo class with hands-on sample-making time. Notes included.

12-hour course                                     Tuition: $109.00

 

DECORATOR PILLOWS – (Adults) Copies of the $100+ pillows seen in decorator shops - from the simple to the most detailed - includes all the how-to’s for covering & inserting cording, trimming details, chevroning stripes, covering buttons, ruffling, mitering, etc. No need for patterns ever again! Booklet of notes included.
Lecture/demo class.

One – 2-1/2 hour class                          Tuition:  $35.00

 

LET’S MAKE A QUILT OR ANOTHER QUILT

         Includes many easy quilt patterns. Other choices include t-shirt (graduation gift?), photo-transfer and Christmas quilt projects. We have allowed four classes to help you decide on a quilt project and to help you purchase supplies during the first class. Have fun while learning and watching all of the different designs come together. Very little sewing experience needed. Hands-on class with homework.

Four – 2-1/2 hour classes                      Tuition: $99.00

 

KNOW YOUR SEWING MACHINE – (Teens & Adults) Bring your machine (no embroidery machine please), instruction book, all parts, fabric scraps, thread and scissors. Learn about stitch lengths, widths, satin stitches, buttonholes, blindhems, decorative stitches, and useful accessory feet, etc. This class is not necessary before taking Sit-N-Sew.

One – 2-1/2 hour class                           Tuition: $35.00

  

 

442 Southland Dr., Lexington, KY 40503 (859) 278-9255(859) 278-9255

Class

 

Dates

Times

SIT-N-SEW

Mon. & Thu., Jan. 27, 30, Feb. 3, 6 & 10

5:15p.m. – 8:15p.m.

Mon. & Thu., Feb. 17, 20, 24, 27 & Mar. 3

5:15p.m. – 8:15p.m.

Mon. & Thu., May 12, 15, 19, 22 & 29

5:15p.m. – 8:15p.m.

KIDS-N-TEENS CAN SEW

Sun., Feb. 2, 9 & 16

1:00p.m. – 4:30p.m.

Sun., Mar. 2, 9 & 16

1:00p.m. – 4:30p.m.

JUST ZIPPERS

Thu., Feb. 13

5:15p.m. – 8:00p.m.

JUST HEMS

Thu., Mar. 6

5:30p.m. – 8:00p.m.

KNOW YOUR SEWING MACHINE

Wed., Jan. 22

5:15p.m. – 8:00p.m.

SERGER WORKSHOP

Sat., Feb. 1

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

DECORATOR PILLOWS

Wed., Apr. 2

5:15p.m. – 8:00p.m.

 

 

 

2909 Richmond Rd., Lexington, KY 40509 (859) 335-9112(859) 335-9112

Class

 

Dates

Times

SIT-N-SEW

 

Tue., Mar. 11, 18, 25, Apr. 1 & 8

5:15p.m. – 8:15p.m.

Tue., Apr. 15, 22, 29, May 6 & 13

5:15p.m. – 8:15p.m.

CHILD’S “PILLOWCASE” DRESS

Thu., May 8

5:15p.m. – 8:15p.m.

JUST ZIPPERS

Sat., Apr. 12

10:00a.m. – 12:30p.m.

JUST HEMS

Sat., Apr. 12

2:00p.m. – 4:30p.m.

KNOW YOUR SEWING MACHINE

Wed., Feb. 26

5:15p.m. – 8:00p.m.

SERGER WORKSHOP

 

Sat., Apr. 19

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

LET’S MAKE A QUILT

 

Mon., Mar. 10, 17, 24 & 31

5:30p.m. – 8:00p.m.

 

 

1959 Hurstbourne Pkwy., Louisville, KY 40299 (502) 499-0086(502) 499-0086

Class

 

Dates

Times

SIT-N-SEW

LONG

Weekend

Course!

Fri. & Mon., Apr. 4 & 7 AND

6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.

Sat., Apr. 5 AND

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

Sun., Apr. 6

12:30p.m. – 5:00p.m.

KNOW YOUR SEWING MACHINE

Mon., Mar. 31

6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.

SERGER WORKSHOP

Sat., Apr. 26

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

WINDOW DECORATING

Weekend

Course!

Fri., Mar. 28 AND

5:30p.m. – 8:00p.m.

Sat., Mar. 29 AND

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

Sun., Mar. 30

12:30p.m. – 4:30p.m.

DECORATOR PILLOWS

 

Thu., Apr. 3

6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.

 

 

219 Town Dr., Elizabethtown, KY 42701 (270) 765-6805(270) 765-6805

Class

 

Dates

Times

SIT-N-SEW

LONG
Weekend

Course!

Fri. & Mon., Jan. 10 & 13 AND

5:30p.m. – 8:00p.m.

Sat., Jan. 11 AND

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

Sun., Jan. 12

12:30p.m. – 5:00p.m.

DOUBLE

Weekend

Course!

Fri., Mar. 7 & 14 AND

5:30p.m. – 8:00p.m.

Sat., Mar. 8 & 15

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

SERGER WORKSHOP

Thu., Apr. 10

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

DECORATOR PILLOWS

Tue., Apr. 1

5:30p.m. – 8:00p.m.

 

 

1200 East Lewis and Clark Parkway  Clarksville, IN 47129

(812) 282-6480(812) 282-6480 (behind Steak-n-Shake)

Class

 

Dates

Times

SIT-N-SEW

LONG
Weekend

Course!

Fri. & Mon., May 2 & 5 AND

6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.

Sat., May 3 AND

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

Sun., May 4

12:30p.m. – 5:00p.m.

SERGER WORKSHOP

Thu., Mar. 13

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

 

 June - Sept 2014
Print Version


SIT-N-SEW – (all levels welcomed–even those who have never sewn!) An independent study class for the beginner who needs all of the basics (including the use of a sewing machine), as well as the student who sews but needs motivation, help with fitting patterns and understanding pattern directions. Learn shortcuts and new techniques. Students may sew for themselves, their home or their child. This course may be taken often, selecting a new pattern to learn new skills each time. All sewing may be done in class. Bring your machine (or use one of ours) and any sewing supplies you may already own.

15–hour course                                               Tuition: $109.00

KIDS & TEENS CAN SEW – (Ages 8 & up) Have a great time sewing a skirt, shorts or PJ’s and a tote bag in this class. Previous students work on more advanced projects. Bring lunch. Supplies not included. A parent is asked to stay the first day until shopping is completed.

10-hour course                                                  Tuition: $89.00

SERGER WORKSHOP – Bring your own serger, or borrow one of ours, as this class teaches you how to use it fully. Bring the machine’s accessories and instruction book, as well as scissors, fabric scraps, four different colored threads (can be regular spools), and a snack. Please indicate if a serger is needed when registering.

5-hour course                                                    Tuition: $59.00

KNOW YOUR SEWING MACHINE – (Teens & Adults) Bring your machine (no embroidery machine please), instruction book, all parts, fabric scraps, thread and scissors. Learn about stitch lengths, widths, satin stitches, buttonholes, blindhems, decorative stitches, and useful accessory feet, etc. This class is not a pre-requisite for
Sit-N-Sew.

One – 3 hour class                                            Tuition: $35.00

JUST ZIPPERS – (Adults) Learn all zipper applications in one hands-on class: centered, lapped, invisible, and fly-front. Bring three regular, 7 in. polyester zippers, one 7 in. Invisible zipper, fabric scraps, thread, scissors, zipper foot, and your machine (if possible).

One – 2-1/2 hour class                                     Tuition:  $35.00

JUST HEMS –(Adults) Lengthen and shorten your own clothes by learning all of the various ways to hem: hand and machine blind hem, double-turn, topstitched, rolled, twin-needle (for knits), and jeans hems (keeping the original jeans topstitching in place). Bring fabric scraps, thread, scissors, rolled hem foot (optional), and your machine (if possible).

One – 2-1/2 hour class                                     Tuition:  $35.00

SERGER WORKSHOP – Bring your own serger, or borrow one of ours, as this class teaches you how to use it fully. Bring the machine’s accessories and instruction book, as well as scissors, fabric scraps, four different colored threads (can be regular spools), and a snack. Please indicate if a serger is needed when registering.

5-hour course                                                    Tuition: $59.00

WINDOW DECORATING

         Save a fortune by learning everything you need to know to make custom rod-pocket and tab-top curtains, drapes with or without pleats (lined and unlined), Roman shades, Balloon shades, Austrian shades, swags, jabots, cornices and many simple topper (valence) treatments. Lecture/demo class with hands-on sample-making time. Notes included.

12-hour course                                                Tuition: $109.00

 

 

442 Southland Dr., Lexington, KY 40503    (859) 278-9255(859) 278-9255

Class

 

Dates

Times

SIT-N-SEW

 

Tue. & Thu., July 8, 10, 15, 22 & 24

5:15p.m. – 8:15p.m.

Fridays, July 11, 18 & 25

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

Tue. & Thu., Aug. 12, 14, 19, 21 & 26

5:15p.m. – 8:15p.m.

KIDS-N-TEENS CAN SEW

Mon. - Thu., June 9 - 12

10:00a.m. – 12:30p.m.

Mon. - Wed., June 16 - 18

10:00a.m. –1:30p.m.

Mon. - Thu., July 21 - 24

10:00a.m. –12:30p.m.

SERGER WORKSHOP

Sat., July 12

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

JUST ZIPPERS

Thu., June 5

5:15p.m. – 8:00p.m.

JUST HEMS

Thu., June 12

5:30p.m. – 8:00p.m.

DECORATOR PILLOWS

Mon., Sept. 8

5:15p.m. – 8:00p.m.

WINDOW DECORATING

Weekend

Course!

Fri., Sept. 5 AND

6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.

Sat., Sept. 6 AND

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

Sun., Sept. 7

12:30p.m. – 4:30p.m.

2909 Richmond Rd., Lexington, KY 40509    (859) 335-9112(859) 335-9112

Class

 

Dates

Times

SIT-N-SEW

LONG

Weekend

Course!

Fri. & Mon., June 6 & 9 AND

5:30p.m. – 8:00p.m.

Sat., June 7 AND

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

Sun., June 8

12:30p.m. – 5:00p.m.

LONG

Weekend

Course!

Fri. & Mon., July 25 & 28 AND

5:30p.m. – 8:00p.m.

Sat., July 26 AND

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

Sun., July 27

12:30p.m. – 5:00p.m.

KIDS-N-TEENS CAN SEW

Tue. - Thu., July 8 - 10

10:00a.m. –1:30p.m.

Mon. - Wed., July 14 - 16

10:00a.m. –1:30p.m.

Mon. - Wed., Aug. 4 - 6

10:00a.m. –1:30p.m.

KNOW YOUR SEWING MACHINE

Wed., June 4

5:30p.m. – 8:00p.m.

 

 

1959 Hurstbourne Pkwy., Louisville, KY 40299    (502) 499-0086(502) 499-0086

Class

 

Dates

Times

SIT-N-SEW

LONG

Weekend

Course!

Fri. & Mon., June 13 & 16 AND

6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.

Sat., June 14 AND

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

Sun., June 15

12:30p.m. – 5:00p.m.

LONG

Weekend

Course!

Fri. & Mon., Aug. 8 & 11 AND

6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.

Sat., Aug. 9 AND

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

Sun., Aug. 10

12:30p.m. – 5:00p.m.

KIDS-N-TEENS CAN SEW

Tue. - Thu., July 29 - 31

10:00a.m. – 1:30p.m.

SERGER WORKSHOP

Sat., July 19

12:00p.m. – 5:00p.m.

KNOW YOUR SEWING MACHINE

Mon., June 2

6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.

JUST ZIPPERS

Tue., Aug. 5

6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.

JUST HEMS

Wed., Aug. 6

6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.

DECORATOR PILLOWS

Tue., Sept. 9

6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.

 

 

1200 East Lewis and Clark Parkway  Clarksville, IN 47129

(812) 282-6480(812) 282-6480 (behind Steak-n-Shake)

Class

 

Dates

Times

SIT-N-SEW

DOUBLE

Weekend

Course!

Fri., Sept. 5 & 12 AND

6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.

Sat., Sept. 6 & 13

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

KIDS-N-TEENS CAN SEW

Mon. - Wed., Aug. 4 - 6

10:00a.m. – 1:30p.m.

SERGER WORKSHOP

Sun., July 13

12:00p.m. – 5:00p.m.

 

 

219 Town Dr., Elizabethtown, KY 42701    (270) 765-6805(270) 765-6805

Class

 

Dates

Times

SIT-N-SEW

DOUBLE

Weekend

Course!

Fri., Aug. 15 & 22 AND

5:30p.m. – 8:00p.m.

Sat., Aug. 16 & 23 AND

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

KIDS-N-TEENS CAN SEW

Thu. & Fri., Aug. 8 & 9

10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.

SERGER WORKSHOP

Sat., Aug. 2

12:00p.m. – 5:00p.m.

 


 

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