It's Sew Easy

Old School, New Tools

From Sewing to Knitting, visit your local Library to discover new tools to streamline tasks or build your skills. In this series of classes, learn everything from basic sewing skills to how to design and create wearable technology.

Upcoming Events

Registration Required
Wednesday
July
17
2:00​pm
(Sewing Studio)
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Life Skills
Perfect gift for the cook in your life. Learn to sew a Chef's Apron from start to finish using patterns, fabric and professional sewing machines.
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Registration Required
Wednesday
July
17
4:00​pm
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Life Skills
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.
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Registration Required
Wednesday
July
17
4:00​pm
(South Trail - Meeting Room 2)
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Life Skills
Make a custom bow tie. This fast and easy sewing project is a great gift for any occasion.
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Registration Required
Thursday
July
18
10:00​am
(Sewing Studio)
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Life Skills
Have you already taken a sewing camp here at the Library and you are ready to learn some more advanced sewing skills? Create a pullover hoodie from start to finish.
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Registration Required
Thursday
July
18
2:00​pm
(Sewing Studio)
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Life Skills
Perfect gift for the cook in your life. Learn to sew a Chef's Apron from start to finish using patterns, fabric and professional sewing machines.
Learn more >

It’s Sew Easy!

Have you always wanted to learn to sew? Get hands-on experience as you explore the world of sewing.

Learn the Tools

Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams. To get started, register for the Basic Sewing: Introduction to the Sewing Machine and Patterns and Fabric classes to familiarize yourselves with the tools.

Use the Tools

Already learned the basics? Put your knowledge to use in the studio with project-based classes and Open Labs. The Adjustable Aprons and Gift Bags classes are perfect for beginner and intermediate sewing students. Take a look at the Basic Alterations series of classes to find out how you can put your skills to work in your closet.

Cosplay Help

Once you know how to use the sewing machine and patterns come in to our Open Lab: Ask a Tech Sewing Lab and get personalized help with your costume making! Let’s get creative together!

Add the Tech

No project is complete without a little bling. The DIY: Wearable Electronic Fashion class provides the skills you need to create a functioning electronic circuit on a custom fabric design. Learn about the inexpensive components and how you can sew your own wearable electronic fashions. A materials fee applies.