Sewing Machine Classes taught at Charlotte Sewing Center



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.

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Classes


Quilting (Traditional) - Click on class title or picture for more information


Starts Aug. 20 and 22, 2019. Make this foundation-pieced Log Cabin Christmas Tree quilt in time for Christmas. All straight stitching; very easy to make. Great project for beginner or more advanced quilter. Click on the picture to learn more. See two versions of the quilt at Charlotte Sewing Center. Phone the Charlotte Sewing Center (704-525-9022) to register for the class.

Cost: $ 120.00
July through Nov. 2019 - Get help with paper piecing the Poinsettia Bouquet quilt by Quiltworx. Up for a challenge? Purchase the Poinsettia Bouquet pattern and fabrics and bring them to this Sit-and-Sew for help putting it all together. If you have another Quiltworx-type paper-pieced quilt that you want some help with, you also are welcome to come to this 5-sessions class. To register call Charlotte Sewing Center, 704-525-9022.

Cost: $ 60.00
Starts June 11, 2019 Day and Evening classes. Learn all the quilting basics: fabric and batting selection and preparation, thread selection, rotary cutting, accurate piecing and matching intersecting seams, make the quilt 'sandwich', quilt and bind. Featured techniques are strip piecing, half-square triangles and curved seams. Attach mitered and corner stone borders, layer with batting and backing, quilt with a presser foot/walking foot and do some free motion quilting. There will be homework. In class we work on practice fabrics; at home you apply what you learn as you create your table runner. Six 3-hour class sessions. To register, call the Charlotte Sewing Center, 704-525-9022. Payment due at registration to hold your place in the class.

Cost: $ 135.00
Class Feb thru Aug. 2019. BLOCK of the MONTH PRESSER FOOT CLASS. Quilt is on display at the store. Explore special purpose presser feet and accessories as you learn to use and manipulate decorative built-in stitches on your machine. Discover uses for some of the beautiful decorative and specialty threads that are on the market; even ones that will not go through the eye of a needle! Maybe learn to make a few fancy embellishments! See the completed quilt at the Charlotte Sewing Center. Click on the picture for a full description of the class. To register phone Charlotte Sewing Center, 704-525-9022. Payment due at registration.

Cost: $ 150.00

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

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...