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Join us for 3 full day workshops and complete three bag making projects using Emmaline Bags patterns and hardware! Learn lots of new techniques while making three stylish and functional bags.

Cost: $ 185.00
The Blackwood Cardigan is a cozy and versatile addition to your wardrobe. You will want to make several of these! Join Lindsay and learn to sew this stylish and comfortable piece!

Cost: $ 60.00
This apron style is gaining in popularity; its comfortable fit and relaxed look will make you never want to leave the kitchen! Equally suitable for your artist loft! The workshop fee includes beautiful Essex linen/cotton + thread for the construction of your apron.

Cost: $ 90.00
Are you wondering what to do with all of those scraps you accumulated during the COVID Isolation last spring? Do you have lots of scraps left from your mask making endeavors? This is the class for you!

Cost: $ 90.00
This quilted fabric floor pouf is a perfect addition to any bedroom or living room!

Cost: $ 65.00
Use a combination of gingham, denim, batting, and quilting cotton to make this fun, Instagram-worthy picnic blanket! The blanket is idea for enticing the entire family outdoors for the day, or perfect for the kids to play on in the yard.

Cost: $ 40.00 - $ 71.50
Half Square Triangles (HST) are one of the most used block units in quilting. The number of ways you can use this unit is endless! This is the perfect follow-up for those who have completed our Learn To Quilt series.

Cost: $ 165.00
The Jelly Roll Rug is all the rage! Grab a seat early as this workshop always sells out. Make it seasonal, make it fancy, pick your fabrics to match your decor. We have the pattern, precut batting strips and precut fabric in stock, or bring your own.

Cost: $ 55.00 - $ 70.00
This comprehensive course will guide you through the construction of a lap-sized quilt. You'll be taken step by step through the quilting process, from fabric selection to piecing, sandwiching, quilting, and binding your quilt. 6 sessions of 2.5 hours each, either in the daytime or the evening.

Cost: $ 165.00
This fun course will familiarize you with your sewing machine while taking you through a series of projects to hone your sewing skills. All students enjoy 15% off any in-shop purchases during the duration of the Series.

Cost: $ 165.00
This exciting course will build on the skills you learned in Learn to Sew, taking students through some more advanced techniques. This series will have emphasis on simple garment making and some more challenging sewing projects. Take your sewing to the next level! All students enjoy 15% off any in-shop purchases during the duration of the Series.

Cost: $ 165.00
In this class you'll learn how to make underwear for men, women or children. Use up your scraps to make super comfy, customized and colourful underwear. This is the ultimate in 'sew instead of doing laundry' project.

Cost: $ 25.00
Learn to download a PDF pattern then make a classic t-shirt, using either a serger or sewing machine. You should walk away at the end of the day wearing your new garment and smiling ear to ear!!

Cost: $ 40.00
This 3 hour certification teaches the basics of quilting using a long arm machine. A hands-on class, you will practice freehand quilting as well as learn how to use a pantograph design. We provide all the materials. Upon completion you will have up to 3 hours of bonus rental time you can book to complete your first project. A maximum of 4 participants.

Cost: $ 150.00
In this full day workshop you will make the classic and amazing Necessary Clutch Wallet by Emmaline Bags.

Cost: $ 67.50 - $ 80.00
Learn how to transform a single fabric - yep, just one fabric - into a work of art!

Cost: $ 55.00 - $ 83.00
A mid-sized crossbody tote with front zippered pocket, back slip pocket, zip top closure and reinforced base. This will be your go-to bag for everyday use! The handy short handles make for easy grabbing and the crossbody keeps you hands free! This bag is great for traveling and is perfect for keeping organized. You will love this tote!

Cost: $ 40.00
Learn about basic serger usage including threading your machine, thread & needle selection and tips & tricks. 2 sessions, each 2.5 hours that will give you tons of knowledge & confidence!

Cost: $ 50.00
Slow Stitching: purposeful and focused immersion while stitching which benefits us in physical, emotional, financial & spiritual ways. Learn the basics of embroidery, hand quilting, English paper peicing, hand piecing, applique, kantha, sashiko and boro stitching. And garner an appreciation of slowing down in our consume-rush-finish world.

Cost: $ 150.00
We are pleased to host the St. John's Modern Quilt Guild in our waterfront classroom for a workday. Open to SJMQG members only. 10am to 4pm. Attending guild members enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases made instore that day!

Cost: $ FREE
We are pleased to host the St. John's Modern Quilt Guild in our waterfront classroom for a workshop: Modern Triangle Quilts. Open to SJMQG members only. 10am to 4pm. Attending guild members enjoy a 15% discount on all purchases made instore that day!

Cost: $ 5.00 - $ 38.00
Open to 2020/2021 SJMQG members. COVID protocol in place: wear a mask and food sharing is not permitted - please bring your own beverage and/or snack. Interested in joining? Contact stjohnsmqg@gmail.com

Cost: $ FREE
Join Lindsay Nichols and learn to sew this dress/top that is both comfortable and elegant, the perfect wardrobe staple. Our Brussels washer linen, or Essex linen are perfect for this project! And you get 15% off purchases for this workshop!

Cost: $ 40.00
This is a kid-friendly, gender-neutral program that provides the necessary foundation in basic sewing skills and equipment usage. The program is designed to keep the participants engaged through a series of fun & easy-to-complete projects. This is the first of 3 Sessions, each with 4 classes.

Cost: $ 175.00
This is a kid-friendly, gender-neutral program that provides the necessary foundation in basic sewing skills and equipment usage. The program is designed to keep the participants engaged through a series of fun & easy-to-complete projects. Youth Series - Session #1 is a pre-requisite to this course!

Cost: $ 175.00
The 3rd installment of the Youth LEARN TO SEW Series, designed to give the participant the confidence and skills to go on to tackle larger & more complex projects. Sessiosn #1 & #2 are pre-requisites for this course.

Cost: $ 175.00
Join us in Round 2 of this modern I SPY Swap! Signing up and taking part in this program is completely free!

Cost: $ FREE - $ 6.00