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
October 24, 2019 | 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
Class meets the 3rd Thursday of each month. If you wish to participate PLEASE contact Pam at firstname.lastname@example.org
Premier +™ 2 Software Classes
January, 2020 | 10:00 am -12:00 pm and 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Software classes will be held in two separate sessions (morning and afternoon). The class will be held on the 3rd or 4th Monday of each month. The exact date will be posted by the first day of each month. The Morning class will be basic techniques,and will start at 10:00 am. and will be 1-1/2 - 2 hours. The Afternoon class will be a specialty techniques class, and will start about 12:30 pm and will also be 1-1/2 - 2 hours . Each class is a separate class, you will create a design,using different features in the Premier + 2 program, that you can sew out at home. You can attend only 1 or both classes. Fees are posted below. These classes are hands-on,computer classes, and you will need to bring your laptop or pad, with the Premier +2 program installed, your cords (if needed) and mouse, also paper and pen for notes, optional. PLEASE NOTE: If staying for both classes please bring your lunch.
Instructor: Deb Murray
Class Fee: $15.00 each session
For sign-up please call 231-946-4011 or email email@example.com Please note: If planning to attend class, deadline for sign up is 1 week prior to class date.
Boyd's Embroidery Club
March, 2020 | 10:00am - Finish NO CLUB IN JANUARY & FEBRUARY
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 firstname.lastname@example.org