TEWS Learn

Our fun and informative hands-on sewing classes are back by popular demand!
Review the class offerings below and sign up for the class of your choice today.

Welcome New Baby

2 classes, approx. 3 hours each.
Participants must have basic understanding of sewing.

Class 1 – Baby blanket
Class 2 – Baby bandana bibs/bunny ear teether

Cost: $99 (additional $15 for TEWS machine use)

All students will receive a TEWS certificate upon completion.

Supply List
Baby Blanket
1 meter quilting cotton printed (pre-wash cotton in warm water and dry in
dryer for shrinkage prior to coming to class)
1 meter quilting cotton 2nd print (pre-wash as above)
1.25 meters of minky soft fabric (your colour choice)
Thread to match

Bandana Bib/Bunny teether
1 meter quilting cotton printed (pre-wash in warm water and dry in dryer for
shrinkage)
1 meter terrycloth (towel material) Pre-wash in warm water and dry in dryer
Seam ripper
Scissors
Package of sewing pins
1 package velcro (white or black)

General home alterations

1 approx. 3 hour class

Includes:
• Sewing on a button
• Repair ripped pants and/or hole
• Pant hemming jeans
• Pant hemming dress pants

Cost: $50 ($15 extra for TEWS machine use)

All students will receive a TEWS certificate upon completion.

Supply List
Seam ripper
Hand needle
Scissors
Pins
Your choice of patch material (match colour of garment if wanted, get 1⁄2
meter)

From home:

  • Article of clothing with buttons
  • Article of clothing with a tear or hole
  • 1 pair of Jeans that need hemming
  • 1 pair of Dress pants that need hemming

Basic Sewing for Beginners

4 classes, approx. 1.5 hours each.

Topics:

  • Terminology
  • Learn parts of the machine/how to use
  • Basic sewing
  • Reading patterns
  • Pyjama pants with elastic waistband

Cost: $75 kids (8-13 years), $80 adults (14+) ($15 additional for TEWS machine)

All students will receive a TEWS certificate upon completion.

Supply List
Scissors
Seam ripper
Pins
Pattern
Flannelette (pre-washed)
1 inch package of elastic
Thread to match

Family Christmas Stocking Creations

1 approx. 2.5 hour class

Personalized Family Stocking Collection
We will teach you how to make 1 stocking with or without faux fur trimming, and will provide you with your family names to iron onto your stockings.

Cost: $60 ($15 additional for TEWS machine use)

All students will receive a TEWS certificate upon completion.

Supply List
To make 1 stocking (multiply by # of family members):

  • Pins
  • Scissors
  • Seam ripper
  • 1 1/4 meter Printed quilting cotton (Pre- washed in warm water for
    shrinkage)
  • 3/4 meter of fur trimming
  • Thread to match