We offer hands on classes to help you develop and refine the skills necessary to master your next project. All of our classes are hosted at Boyd's Sewing Center, by expert Instructors, that can teach you how to use your machine and its accessories. Many of our New Machines purchases come with Free, instructional machine operation classes, to help you learn how to use and maintain your new Husqvarna Viking Sewing Machine.
If you would like to sign up for one of our classes, simply call us at 231-946-4011 or visit our contact page and include your name and the class you would like to sign up for.
April, 2018 | 10:00am - Finish
PLEASE NOTE: OCTOBER CLASS DATE CHANGE
Doll Class is an ongoing Monthly Class. In this class you will create beautiful garments for your 18" (American Girl size) Doll. Each month there will be a "New Project". Many of the techniques learned, can be applied to regular size garments. One of Pam's students actually designed and created her own wedding gown, and it was gorgeous! " Advanced Basic" sewing knowledge and skill level are all you need to participate. Since the conception of Doll Class, Pam has done everything from Tailored coats, hats, dresses, heirloom, costumes, and so much more. After each class Pam will announce the next's month's project, at which time the supply list will be provided. Patterns will not be available to anyone not attending class. Come spend the day and have fun!!!
Instructor: Pam Novak
Class meets the 3rd Thursday of each month. If you wish to participate PLEASE contact Pam at firstname.lastname@example.org
April, 2018 | 10:00: - 4:00
This is a great way to meet new people that sew. You can come and go as you please. You bring your own sewing machine, project and the general sewing supplies you will need for your project. There is NO Teacher. Participants help each other and the staff can answer questions or help when possible. The goal is to make new sewing friends, and share or get expertise from other sewers. The classrooms have cutting tables, rotary mats and irons for your use.
OPEN SEW is the last Thursday of every month
The coffee is always on. Bring your lunch, beverage or snacks if you wish. All sewers are welcome. If you have more questions or would like to come, Please call (231)946-4011 or email email@example.com There is limited space so don't delay.
Betsy / Boyd's Sewing Center
April 28, 2018 | 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
On Saturday April 28th, from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Boyd's Sewing Center will host National Viking Educator, Susan Ford, for an "Epic Adventure" seminar. This will be a hands-on project, using the Viking Designer Epic® sewing machine. In this class, you will use many of the Epic's decorative stitches and embroidery. This seminar will give you an opportunity to "test drive" the Viking Designer Epic® sewing machine. Susan is an experienced "Viking Professional Educator" and can answer any questions you may have on Viking products. Class will be limited to maximum 10 people, so sign up as soon as possible (231-946-4011) , to save your seat. Class Fee is $30.00, which includes your kit and lunch.
Boyd's Embroidery Club
April, 2018 | 10:00am - Finish
Pam Novak, who worked for Boyd's Sewing Center for over 16 years as Educational Director and a Viking Sewing Specialist teacher, retired in December of 2012. She really missed seeing everyone, and has graciously decided to start up her Embroidery Club again, as an outside (Non Staff) teacher.
Embroidery Club is open to anyone who owns a Husqvarana Viking Embroidery machine, models D-1, D-SE, Topaz, Ruby or Diamond. Each month a new, hands on project will be taught . You will learn about the proper Stabilizers for the project, Templating, Threads, Needles, how to use the Embroidery Features on your machine, and (Sew) much more. Come have a day full of fun, meet new people, and learn new embroidery techniques.
Special Note: If you are interested in joining, or would like more information on Embroidery Club, PLEASE email Pam (not the store) at firstname.lastname@example.org