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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

Doll Class

September, 2018 | 10:00am - Finish

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

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 There is limited space so don't delay.

Betsy / Boyd's Sewing Center

Premier +™ 2 Software Demo

October 20, 2018 | 10:00 am -11:00am

Come meet our new Premier + 2 Software Teacher Deb Murrary. Deb will be conducting a brief demo on Viking Primier +™ 2 Software. This demo is open to anyone that may be interested learning how Viking Premier +™ 2 embroidery software can enhance your embroidery experience. Deb would also like current owners of Viking software to come, for a meet and greet. Deb will be scheduling future hands-on classes that will help you with special features in the current Premier +™ 2 programs. Deb will have a survey for current owners of Viking software to pinpoint your needs for more, upcoming, advanced training classes in the areas of your choice.

Deb is a Viking trained Special Educator in Premier +™ 2 Software classes. Bio of Deb's training and background will be posted in the upcoming days.

This Event is provided at NO CHARGE Starts promptly at 10:00 am Please arrive 15 minutes prior to event. Light refreshments and snacks will be served

Please call 231-946-4011 to reserve your spot for this demo class/ meet & greet or email limited space -maximum 25

Clothesline Purse

October, 2018 | 10:00-12:00

EASY !!! UNLINED CLOTHESLINE PURSE: Learn how to make this cleaver purse in less than a day. In this class you will be able to make this purse in 2 hours or less. All you need are a few supplies, and any sewing machine that has Zig-Zag capability. If desired a second class can be scheduled to create a custom lining. This stylish bag takes only basic sewing skills. Jane has offered to let students make a clothesline bowl instead of the purse,if you desire, ( techniques and supplies ) will be the same.

Instructor: Jane Arney

Price $8.00 Plus supplies (list will be provided upon registation)

Minimum 4 students to hold class / Class size maximum 10 students.

To sign up for this class please call (231)-946-4011 or email deadline for class sign-up is Friday October 19th

Boyd's Embroidery Club

October, 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

Dates: 5th, 6th,9th, 10th, 11th