Classes & Workshops

At Sew Can I, we provide a great environment to learn new skills and make new friends.  We ensure our teachers are skilled and happy to share their knowledge and we cater for all levels of students from beginners to advanced.

We also run additional workshops for special projects and have an extensive School Holiday program each term.  Sew Can I also run a retreat each November which is a great way to make new friends, learn new skills and get some focused me-time! Dates are advertised on our Facebook page and the newsletter, so stay tuned. Regular classes are noted on the calendar above.

 

REGULAR CLASSES

See Class Calendar for all classes. Find us on Facebook for class updates or sign up for our newsletter in the store.

CLASS FEES:

Block of 10 classes paid upfront  = $20 per class (pay $200 up front for 10 classes - this gives you two casual classes for free!)

Please note, you will have to make up any missed classes within the 10-week block. You are welcome to join any other weekly class to make up a missed class.

Weekly class =  $25 per class  (Please note, you will have the week to make up the class otherwise $10 will be payable. You are welcome to join any other weekly class to make up a missed class.)

 

Terms & Conditions:

  • A deposit equal the to the class fee is required at the time of booking for Classes and Workshops.
  • No refunds will be given for cancellation or non-attendance of Workshops unless the vacancy can be filled.
  • A 50% non-attendance fee will be charged for classes with Michelle Marvig and Rachaeldaisy

MONDAY

Patchwork with Karen (weekly class) - $25 per class

Monday from 9.30am - 12.30pm

Karen is a very experienced teacher with years of patchwork and quilting knowledge that she loves to share with her students.

 

TUESDAY

Sewing with Gill (weekly class) - $25 per class

Tuesday from 9.30am - 12.30pm

Patchwork with Karen (weekly class) - $25 per class

Tuesday from 6.30pm - 9.30pm

WEDNESDAY

Get creative with Rachaeldaisy (monthly class) - $60 per class

4th Wednesday* of the month 9.30am - 2.30pm

This class is all about fun adventures with fabrics. Learn to make modern Pine Burr blocks, get creative with applique, have fun with Yo-yos or bring your own project for some creative guidance.

2020 Dates: February 26th, April 22nd, May 28th, June 24th & November 25th.

Note:  $60 deposit is required to secure a booking for this class and $60 for each month, ensuring you have paid one month in advance. Therefore, the last class fee will not need to be paid. $30 will be payable for any missed classes.

 

Patchwork with Tracey Lee (weekly class) - $25 per class

Wednesday from 9.30am - 12.30pm

Tracey has been teaching Patchwork and Quilting  classes  for a number  years and  her portfolio includes a wide range of projects covering all techniques.

Patchwork with Vanita (weekly class) - $25 per class

Wednesday from 6.30pm - 9.30pm

This is a great class to join if you are beginning to explore quilting and want to learn new techniques. Free motion quilting is a passion for Vanita and she is happy to share all her knowledge with all her students. Come and join a fun group of ladies, make new friends and lovely projects.

THURSDAY

Patchwork with Tracey Lee (weekly class) - $25 per class

Thursday from 9.30am - 12.30pm

Tracey has been teaching Patchwork and Quilting  classes  for a number  years and  her portfolio includes a wide range of projects covering all techniques.

Knitting and Crochet with Sharon (weekly class) - $25 per class

Thursday from 7.00pm - 9.30pm - $25 per class

Sharon is a very experienced knitting and crochet teacher and can help all levels from beginners to more advanced levels.

 

FRIDAY

Come and Craft/Sit and Sew (weekly) - $10 per session

Friday from 10am to 2pm

This is a great opportunity to get together on a weekly basis, to share ideas, have a chat and do your favourite craft or catch up on some sewing.  Tea, Coffee and Morning Tea are provided.

 

SATURDAY

Patchwork with Anne Murray (monthly) - $55 per class

1st Saturday from 9.30am - 3.30pm

Patchwork with Michelle Marvig (monthly) - $65 per class

2nd Saturday from 10.00am - 4.00pm

2020 dates: February 8th, March 14th, April 11th, July 11th, September 12th, October 10th, November 14th.

Note: a 50% non-attendance fee will be charged.

 

Patchwork with Tracey Lee (monthly) - $55 per class

2nd, 3rd and 4th Saturday from 9.30am - 4.00pm

Saturday  Sit and Sew Mornings - $10 per session

1st Saturday of the month -  $10 per session

From 9.30am - 12.30pm

Come and craft with friends, finish your UFO's, use the great table space!

Saturday Community Charity Sewing - $10 per session

5th Saturday of the month -  $10 per session

From 9.30am - 12.30pm

On the 5th Saturday of the month, Sew Can I has a community sewing morning.  Nominate your charity so that we can reach out to those in need. Come and use the great table space, make new friends, discuss your charity with the group.

Saturday  Sit and Sew Evenings - $10 per session

2nd and 4th Saturday of the month -  $10 per session

From 6.30pm - 9.30pm

Looking for something to do on a Saturday night?  Come and craft with friends, enjoy a glass of wine or drink and some snacks. Chat and sew, knit, crochet or papercraft, whatever takes your fancy!

At just $10 per class which includes a drink and snacks, it is the best value therapy in town!

UPCOMING EVENTS

WORKSHOPS:

Sunday April 19, 2020: ByAnnie Workshop with Tracey Lee

From: 9.30am - 2.30pm

Cost: $60 (a 50% deposit is required at the time of booking)

Choose from one of several patterns ByAnnie.com that are available in the store. Tracey's expert guidance will help you make this beautiful project. Please note: there is some preparation work that is required before the workshop to prepare the fabric, so pick up your pattern early to maximise your time at the workshop.

Sunday May 3, 2020: Sewing with Ric Rac Workshop with Rachaeldaisy 

From: 9.30am - 2.30pm

Cost: $60 (a 50% deposit is required at the time of booking)

Choose from one of Rachael's Ric Rac quilt patterns.

Sunday May 31, 2020: ByAnnie Workshop with Tracey Lee

From: 9.30am - 2.30pm

Cost: $60 (a 50% deposit is required at the time of booking)

Choose from one of several patterns ByAnnie.com that are available in the store. Tracey's expert guidance will help you make this beautiful project. Please note: there is some preparation work that is required before the workshop to prepare the fabric, so pick up your pattern early to maximise your time at the workshop.

2-day Weekend Workshop September 5-6, 2020: Whizz Bang! Workshop with Rachaeldaisy 

From: 9.30am - 2.30pm

Cost: $120 (a 50% deposit is required at the time of booking)

Learn to make folded fabric circles with Rachael's award winning designs.

 

Sew Can I Annual Retreat: 2020 dates TBA

We are very excited to invite you to join us at our “Sew Can I Annual Retreat”.  This year we will be going to the beautiful Castlereagh Christian Conference Centre. We can arrive after 10.30am on Friday, and will leave at 1.30pm on Sunday.

The cost of the retreat is TBA pp twin share or $TBA pp single. BYO lunch on Friday, but all other meals are provided including lunch on Sunday.  Payment plans are available, so call or email to book your spot.

There will be prizes, giveaways and fabrics available for sale with some great specials available on this weekend. It's a great opportunity to spend the weekend with like-minded stitchers.  Please call the store to book your spot, payment plans will be available.

 

Please contact Karen at the shop on (02) 9623 4570 or call into the store to book into any of the above classes.  We look forward to hearing from you.