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 October 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/Sewing with Tracey (weekly class) - $25 per class

Monday 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.

 

TUESDAY

Patchwork/Sewing with Tracey (weekly class) - $25 per class

Tuesday 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 Karen (weekly class) - $25 per class

Tuesday from 6.00pm - 9.00pm

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.

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

Skill Building with Deborah Louie (1st week) - $65 per class

Thursday from 9.30am - 3.30pm

Learn your machine, machine quilting skills, patchwork and much more.

Patchwork with Chris Jurd (2nd and 3rd week) - $60 per class

2nd and 3rd Thursday 10am to 3pm

Patchwork with Michelle Marvig (4th week) - $65 per class

4th Thursday 10am - 4pm

 

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

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.

 

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 and 4th Saturday from 10.00am - 4.00pm

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

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

3rd Saturday from 9.30am - 4.00pm

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

WORKSHOPS:

Sunday March 7th, 2021: Lisa Mattock "Woodland Workshop"

From: 10am - 3pm

Cost: $140 this includes Starter Pack (a 50% deposit is required at the time of booking) Morning Tea and Lunch will be provided.

"The Woodland Series" is a nine panel quilt, each panel themed with a different woodland motif.  In this workshop we will work on the Mushroom Panel, but Lisa will also share with you the rest of the story so you can see how it will all come together if you choose to make the full quilt.

Sunday April 11th 2021: Lisa Mattock " Japanese Floral Motifs"

From: 10am - 3pm

Cost: $140 this includes Starter Pack (a 50% deposit is required at the time of booking) Morning Tea and Lunch will be provided.

In this workshop we blend the calm and gentleness of slow stitching with the tranquil floral motifs into your stitching projects using layered fabrics and stitches such as couching and chain stitch.

 

 

Sew Can I Annual Retreat: 2021 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.