5113 South Blvd.
Charlotte NC 28217
(704) 525-9022
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Welcome to our Sewing Classes webpage.

Please REGISTER for classes by calling the Charlotte Sewing Center at 704-525-9022 with a credit or debit card, or by stopping in at the store. Payment is required at registration.  Class Policies are found at the end of the classes list.

Classes


PHONE the store (704-525-9022) to FIND and RESERVE a time slot. ..................................................................... Learn all the features of the machine that you purchased from the Charlotte Sewing Center. These are one-on-one lessons; each lesson is 2 hours in length. Lessons are offered most Thursdays and many Saturdays. Other days by special arrangement.

Designed for you, with power, innovation and sophistication! Check out all the dazzling features PFAFF has to offer on the creative icon sewing and embroidery machine. Experience the exclusive stitch techniques as you make a small project to take home. You do not want to miss this 3 hr. lecture/demo with Pfaff Event Specialist Marsha Kirsch. Thursday, November 16th. Pick a time, 10:00-1:00 or 2:30-5:30. Please let us know you are coming by phoning the store, 704-525-9022, or by stopping in at the store.

Cost: $ FREE
Come Celebrate with Us! Back from both Babylock and Pfaff conventions, we will showcase new machines, have demonstrations, show lots of samples, and more. There will be sales and give-aways. Food and beverages. Information about classes for 2018. A chance for you to ask questions about your machines, new machines, classes you'd like, or anything else! Socialize with fellow stitchers, quilters, embroiderers! Exchange Ideas! Admire each other's handiwork! Showcase YOUR handiwork! Just Party, Party, Party!!!

This class will explore beginning sewing terms, supplies and some notions. You will learn to plan and complete simple sewing projects. You will learn basic sewing information and techniques and will sew projects to practice and reinforce them. We begin with very basic sewing knowledge. I assume you have no idea about anything having to do with sewing or sewing machines. Click on the picture for a full description of the class. To register, call the Charlotte Sewing Center, 704-525-9022

Cost: $ 150.00
This class is designed for you to build on your basic sewing skills and knowledge. This class is not for a first time sewer. We will be building on many of the skills taught in the Beginner Sewing 1 class and much of the information from Beginner 1 is not specificaly covered in this class but it is necessary knowledge for successful completion of this class. To register, call the Charlotte Sewing Center, 704-525-9022

Cost: $ 150.00
Bring your sewing projects for help. You may bring projects that are new and just getting started, projects you need help finishing, repairs or hemming. Whatever sewing I can help you with we will give it attention. It is a great time to make those gifts you need through out the year. I am excited to see what you are all sewing! Instructor: Regina. To register, call the Charlotte Sewing Center, 704-525-9022

Cost: $ 100.00
In this 3-session class explore many of the features in the EXTRA level of the embroidery software. EXTRA features include the Modify, Applique, and Decoration tabs, the Background Wizard (found on the VIEW tab), the auto-digitizing Express Design Wizard, the Quilt Block and Split Project Wizards, and more. Click on the class title or the image at left for a more detailed description as well as HOW TO KNOW IF YOU HAVE EXTRA. Classes will be from 9:30-12:30. Two 3-session classes are scheduled, one SET is on Tuesday mornings and one SET is on Saturday mornings. Classes are $45 for the 3 sessions. A minimum of 3 people in each class is needed for the class to be held. To register, please call Charlotte Sewing Center at 704-525-9022 or stop by the store. Payment is due at registration.

Cost: $ 45.00
This is a Beyond Basics software class featuring Premier +2, Premier + and 6D Embroidery software. Topic for this class To Be Announced. You can suggest a topic of interest to you by sending an email to Susan.

Cost: $ 15.00
Make this Log Cabin Christmas Tree quilt in time for Christmas. Click on the picture to learn more. Phone the Charlotte Sewing Center (704-525-9022) to register for the class.

Cost: $ 100.00
Monthly Sampler Quilt Block Class - a different piecing technique each month; Quilt As You Go. The NOVEMBER Block is NEW YORK BEAUTY paper pieced. Each month a different block; different technique. Quilt each block and then join blocks with sashing strips. Great project for beginner quilters or advanced quilters who just want to make a fun little quilt. Sign up monthly or for all of the remaining 2017 classes. $15 per month. To register call Charlotte Sewing Center, 704-525-9022.

Cost: $ 15.00
Just in time for Christmas! Make this Applique and Quilted SANTA Wall Hanging with Toby. Call the store to register for the class, 704-525-9022. If you have questions about the class, please contact the instructor, Toby Davidson

Cost: $ 60.00
UFO - Unfinished Objects. Bring your project and get help finishing it. $10 per session if it is a project you started in a class with Susan and just need some help to get it finished. $25 if it is some other project. Must register for the session and pay at registration. To register, call the Charlotte Sewing Center, 704-525-9022 If you have questions, contact Susan Nelson at debonair2@bellsouth.net or on her cell phone at 704-674-4391

Merry Christmas Everyone

Class Policies: We look forward to seeing you in classes and wish to make the experience enjoyable as well as educational. Please read our Class Policies below.

To reserve your place in a class, payment is required when you register.  Phoned-in payments can be by credit or debit card. In-store payments can be by credit or debit card; by check or cash. (Checks are usually made payable to the instructor but please ask).

Supplies are not included in the class fee unless so stated. Supply lists are provided by the instructors, usually via e-mail. Please purchase your supplies and complete all pre-work prior to the class.

If you register then find you cannot attend, please call or e-mail to cancel.  Cancellations must be received at least one week (7 days) prior to the start of a class for a refund to be given. We are happy to transfer you to another class or issue a credit or refund if we are notified at least one week (7 days) prior to the starting date.

Instructors reserve the right to cancel a class if the minimum attendance requirements are not met. A full refund will be given for any class canceled by an instructor.

Class schedules are subject to change. From time to time personal situations arise that require an instructor to alter a class's scheduled dates and/or times. When such situations arise the instructor will notify those enrolled in the class to work out an adjusted schedule.

Mastery* Classes - These are ‘Owner Mastery’ classes which are free to those who purchased the machine, software, etc. from the Charlotte Sewing Center. All other classes are fee based classes; fees vary depending upon the class.

If you have questions about a particular class, please contact the class instructor….         

                - Regina Lee by e–mail at SEWREBL@gmail.com or phone - cell 704-282-6461

                - Susan Nelson by e-mail at debonair2@bellsouth.net or phone - cell 704-674-4391
                - Toby Davidson by e-mail at tobyocreat@yahoo.com or phone - cell 631-935-2921

Helpful Embroidery 'How-to' Information that you can print and use: 
               How to Create an Embroidery Design Placement Template
               How to Use a Printed Placement Template
               Susan's Stabilizer Decision Guide

CONTACT US

       704-525-9022

5113 South Blvd
       Charlotte, NC 28217

Hours: 
Mon-Fri: 10:00a.m. - 6:00p.m
Wed. & Sat: 10:00a.m. - 5:00p.m

Saturday 10am - 3pm June, July & August

LITTLE ABOUT US

Charlotte Sewing Center offers the largest selection of high quality Pfaff and Baby Lock sewing machines in the Mecklenburg County area. Our store is a friendly, community sewing destination where exceptional service continues after your purchase. We specialize in providing you with interactive machine training, reliable repair services, and fun, informative sewing classes to increase your sewing proficiency and enjoyment! Read More...