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Sewing and Needlework

Learn the skill of sewing and needlework at Catawba Valley Community College

needlework, knitting, and quiltingCrocheting and Knitting

Learn the timeless art of crocheting and knitting in this basic introduction course. This class will introduce you to a wonderful method of relaxation and unlock your creativity to produce beautiful gifts for your family, friends, and home. Concentrate in one area or dabble in both. Learn how to read and follow patterns, several basic stitches, and tip and techniques.

Class Schedule
Date Day Instructor Time Cost Location ID#
March 14-May 9, 2017
(No class April 18,due to Easter holiday)
T Mary Ann Parkhurst 1pm-3pm $35.00 W. HickorySenior CitizensCenter  

 

Crocheting and Knitting Workshop

In the 4-week workshop continue to Learn the timeless art of crocheting and knitting in this basic introduction course. This class will introduce you to a wonderful method of relaxation and unlock your creativity to produce beautiful gifts for your family, friends, and home. Concentrate in one area or dabble in both. Learn how to read and follow patterns, several basic stitches, and tip and techniques.

Class Schedule
Date Day Instructor Time Cost Location ID#
November 8- December 6, 2016 T Mary Ann Parkhurst 1pm-3pm $20.00 W. Hickory Senior Citizens Center  

 

Needle Fun

This course instructs needle crafters of all skill levels. Variety is the spice of life in this class as participants choose which needle you want to use. It could be a knitting needle, an embroidery needle, or even a crochet hook.

Class Schedule
Date Day Instructor Time Cost Location ID#
March 14-May 9, 2017
(No class 4/18/17 Easter holiday)
T Mary Ann Parkhurst 9am-12pm $45.00 Newton Rec. Center, Newton  

 

Needle Fun Workshop

In this 4-week workshop, students will continue this course to instruct needle crafters of all skill levels. Variety is the spice of life in this class as participants choose which needle you want to use. It could be a knitting needle, an embroidery needle, or even a crochet hook.

Class Schedule
Date Day Instructor Time Cost Location ID#
November 8-December 6, 2016 T Mary Ann Parkhurst 9am-12pm $25.00 Newton Rec. Center, Newton  

 

Quilting: Back to the Basics

You decide what size quilt and what pattern you want to make. You will make start with the basics and go from there. Designed for the beginner to intermediate students.

Class Schedule
Date Day Instructor Time Cost Location ID#
March 13-May 8, 2017
(No class 4/17/17 Easter holiday)
M Mary Ann Parkhurst 9am-12pm $45.00 Newton Rec. Center, Newton  

 

Quilting: Back to the Basics Workshop

In the 4-week workshop, students will continue to decide what size quilt and what pattern you want to make. You will make start with the basics and go from there. Designed for the beginner to intermediate students.

Class Schedule
Date Day Instructor Time Cost Location ID#
November 7-December 5, 2016
(No class on 11/21/16
to the Thanksgiving Holiday)
M Mary Ann Parkhurst 9am-12pm $25.00 Newton Rec. Center, Newton  

 

Sewing-Beginning

Designed for the beginner, students will learn how to thread and use a sewing machine. Learn simple sewing techniques and how to sew small items using straight and curve seams. Learn to choose and buy a simple pattern and make a vest or pajamas. Sewing machines are provided although students may bring their own if they wish. A general supply list will be provided on the first night of class.

Class Schedule
Date Day Instructor Time Cost Location ID#
September 15-October 20, 2016 TH Micki Earp 6pm-9pm $70.00 CVCC EC, Rm. 975  
February 9-March 16, 2017 TH Micki Earp 6pm-9pm $70.00 CVCC AC, Rm. 118  
March 30-May 4, 2017 TH Micki Earp 6pm-9pm $70.00 CVCC EC, Rm. 975  

 

Sewing-T-shirt Quilting

This class will teach the student how to prepare and sew T-shirts into a lightweight quilt. You will need to bring 12 to 20 of your own shirts. All that will be needed for the first night will be the shirts and stabilizer. Also needed will be lightweight stabilizer, a coordinating fabric for borders, batting and backing for the quilt. Some stabilizer will be available for purchase on the first night of class.

Class Schedule
Date Day Instructor Time Cost Location ID#
September 21-October 26, 2016 W Micki Earp 6pm-9pm $70.00 CVCC EC, Rm. 975  

 

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Contact:

Phone: (828) 327-7037

Email:  ctoney@cvcc.edu