Machine Sewing 101
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Machine Sewing 101

In this class you'll learn the basics of using your sewing machine. You'll learn how to thread your machine and bobbin, use the different features of your machine, and feel comfortable continuing to sew at home. You will make a pin cushion* to help start your sewing journey! 

All materials are included in the cost of the class.

*We use ground walnuts shells as a pin cushion filling, please let us know if you have an allergy before class. 

Ages 16+

Use one of our machines or bring your own working machine with you. 

If you need to reserve a shop machine, please call us to reserve a machine when you sign up!


We hold these classes monthly, if the section is full please put yourself on the waitlist. 

Weekdays: 5:30pm-7:30pm

Saturday and Sunday 4:30pm-6:30pm 


Village Fabric Shop 


This class is limited to 4 students 


See all class policies here. This class fills up fast and often has a waitlist. We keep this class very small so you can have individual attention, therefore we need the class to be full. We are a small business and cannot offer any refunds if you cancel with less than 48 hours notice. There are no exceptions to this. See the link above for additional policies.


Skill Level: Beginner
Skill Details:
Materials Included: All materials included
Requirements: This class requires that you bring your own functional sewing machine, there are a few shop machines available for use, please call the shop to reserve a machine.
Instructor: Kelsey + Nicole + Ilyssa
Instructor Bio: Kelsey has been sewing for over 25 years and is one of the owners of Village Fabric Shop! She has been a textile and art educator for 10 years. Nicole is a textile artist and educator and loves to inspire people to begin their sewing journey! She is also a co-owner of village fabric shop. Ilyssa love sewing and the art of reuse. She is the newest employee at VFS and has her degree in apparel design from App State!
Two-hour beginner learn to sew class and all materials to make a pin cushion

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Included Materials



This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.