Adventures in patchwork and other handmade crafts


I’m teaching in 2018 at My Sewing Room in Calgary, these classes are still taking bookings, please call the store to reserve your space and get the supplies list.

Pancakes Quilt
Curves don’t need to be hard, or scary!

Learn a quick, one-pin technique and make satisfyingly-quick blocks that are a perfect use of fat quarters. The bold, simple shape makes for a truly modern quilt.
Price: $65
Date: June 19th (part 1) and July 3rd (part 2) 6-9pm OR October 4th (part 1) and 11th (part 2) 6-9pm

Necessary Clutch Wallet
This is the incredibly-popular “NCW” by Albertan designer, Janelle McKay that has taken the world by storm!
This versatile wallet has card slots, a zippered coin pocket, space for notes and still lots of room even to hold a cellphone. This wallet is a great introduction to interfacings and makes a great gift!
Price: $65
Date: May 6th (part 1) and 20th (part 2)  1-4pm OR August 7th (part 1) and 14th (part 2) 6-9pm

The Squiffy Crossbody Bag
A great pattern for beginners that holds its shape and can be made in two sizes.
This bag is a clever shape with a professional structured finish, courtesy of foam interfacing. Take your first steps into bag making with this class and get great results. Price: $65
Date: August 29th (part 1) and September 5th (part 2) 6-9pm OR September 11th (part 1) AND 18th (part 2) 6-9pm.