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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

Open Sew

September, 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 PLEASE NOTE: NO OPEN SEW ING AUGUST

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 sales@sewboyds.com There is limited space so don't delay.

Betsy / Boyd's Sewing Center

Premier +™ 2 Software Basics

December 15, 2018 | 10:00 am -11:00am +

This beginning series class, will be a continuing, monthly class. This series will move you from the basic use (features), advancing into the intermediate skill features of the 6D software programs.

Teacher Deb Murray

Premier +™ 2 Software Special Techniques

December 17, 2018 | 10:00 am -11:00am +

Each month this class will feature a specific part of the Premier +2™software program. In Mondays class you will be working with a cute font lesson that you will able to stitch-out at home.

Teacher Deb Murray

For sign-up please call 231-946-4011 or email sales@sewboyds.com

Boyd's Embroidery Club

December, 2018 | 10:00am - Finish

Pam Novak, who worked for Boyd's Sewing Center for over 16 years as Educational Directoress and a Viking Sewing Specialist teacher, retired in December of 2012. She really missed seeing everyone, and has decided to start up her Embroidery Club again, as an outside (Non Staff) teacher. Pam is a Viking "Teacher Tech', certified, Viking Educator, and has spent countless hours in specialized Viking training courses to be able to present a very comprehensive embroidery program for you.

Embroidery Club is open to anyone who owns a Husqvarana Viking Embroidery machine, models D-1, D-SE, Topaz, Ruby, Diamond or Epic. 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 meema@centurytel.net

Dates: 7th, 8th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 14TH

Doll Class

January 17, 2019 | 10:00am - Finish NO CLASS IN DECEMBER

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

Fee: $25.00

Class meets the 3rd Thursday of each month. If you wish to participate PLEASE contact Pam at meema@centurytel.net