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HDLC Course Descriptions

 

 

Beginning Upholstery

Learn how to select, measure, cut and apply final fabric. Discussion and teaching moments will revolve around the students’ projects. Projects can be stored on-site while currently enrolled in class. Lab fee: $10 due at first class meeting.

M

1/13-2/3

9:30am-12:30pm

$199

M

2/10-3/9

9:30am-12:30pm

$199

M

3/16-4/6

9:30am-12:30pm

$199

M

4/13-5/4 9:30am-12:30pm $199

 

Continuing Upholstery

This class is for the student who has some upholstery experience. Students are expected to have a basic knowledge of upholstery techniques including fabric layout, welting, cushions/zippers, webbing and springs. Students should be familiar with sewing and have completed at least 2 sessions of Beginning Upholstery or the equivalent. The instructor will go over some advanced techniques and more complicated projects with the group. These class sessions will have an “open” format. Students are expected to be able to work independently after some instruction of new or more complicated techniques. Lab fee: $10 due at first class meeting.

F

1/10-1/31

9:30am-12:30pm

$199

F

2/7-2/28

9:30am-12:30pm

$199

F

3/6-3/27

9:30am-12:30pm

$199

F

4/3-5/1

9:30am-12:30pm

$199

F

5/8-5/29

9:30am-12:30pm

$199

 

Evening Upholstery

Evening Upholstery will be open to students of all skill levels and therefore be taught as students need instruction/assistance with their particular project. The instructor will determine if a proposed project is appropriate for student’s skill level. Lab fee: $10 due at first class meeting.

TH

8/8-8/29

6:00pm-9:00pm

$199

TH

9/5-9/26

6:00pm-9:00pm

$199

TH

10/3-10/24

6:00pm-9:00pm

$199

TH

11/7-12/5

6:00pm-9:00pm

$199

 

Saturday Upholstery

Saturday Upholstery will be open to students of all skill levels and therefore be taught as students need instruction/assistance with their particular project. The instructor will determine if a proposed project is appropriate for student’s skill level. Lab fee: $10 due at first class meeting.

S

1/11-2/1

10:00am-1:00pm

$199

S

2/8-2/29

10:00am-1:00pm

$199

S

3/7-3/28

10:00am-1:00pm

$199

S

4/4-5/2

10:00am-1:00pm

$199

S

5/9-6/6

10:00am-1:00pm

$199

 

Cushion Sewing

Do you have window seats that need cushions?  What about your outdoor furniture or wicker/rattan pieces that need new cushions?  In this class you will sew a boxed welted cushion from start to finish. You will cut your fabric, make welting and insert a zipper, sew the entire cushion and stuff it.

M

2/3-3/2

2:00pm-5:00pm

$179

 

Roman Shades

We will introduce three different types of roman shades and let you choose the method that fits your needs.  This class will include the Sure-Shade method for making roman shades.  This method meets the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) safety standards.  Materials not included.  Four 3-hour sessions. 

 

M

3/9-3/30

2:00pm-5:00pm

$199

 

 

 

Introduction to Longarm Quilting

This class is designed to familiarize you with the basics of using a longarm quilting machine. You will learn how to mount your quilt, thread the machine, and wind bobbins. There will also be a chance to practice stitching with the machine so you can feel more comfortable when you are on your own.

By Appointment

Custom Window Coverings

Do you have a window covering project in mind that may require some instruction or help to complete? This class is designed to give you personalized assistance with your window treatments. Roman Shades, drapes, swags valances and cornices are a few of the many types of window treatments you can make. Bring your ideas to share with the instructor. Basic sewing skills required.

TBA/By Appointment

 

Other Classes we periodically offer:

 

Advanced Hand Stitching

Auto/Boat/RV Upholstery

Build an Ottoman

Bulletin Board

Color in Your Everyday Life

Covering Lampshades

Embellished Pillow – Bolster

Embellished Pillow – Box Pleated Edge

Embellished Pillow – Chenille

Embellished Pillow – Color Blocking

Embellished Pillow - Couching

Embellished Pillow – Double Needle Pin tuck

Embellished Pillow – Flanged Edge

Embellished Pillow – Fringe Insertion

Embellished Pillow – Hand Smocking

Embellished Pillow – Pin weaving

Embellished Pillow – Ruffled Edge

Embellished Pillow – Seasonal Covers

Embellished Pillow – Spiral Ruffle

Hand Stitching Basics

Headboard Basics

Introduction to Pillow Making

Label Laws

Roman Shades

Sashiko

Sewing Machine Ft – Specialty

Sewing Machine Ft – Standard

Zippers!