Summer Classes 2019
Out Of Hand - Your one-stop needle arts source
Our summer class brochure is here!

We are excited to welcome some of your favourite instructors:

Becky Holloway never ceases to amaze us with her intricately detailed creations.

Ron Collins is coming back!
Join him for "The Ultimate Sewing Retreat"



class policies
Our class polices page explains our guidelines for registration.

If you choose to register for a class online, our robot does not differentiate between shipping goods to you and you coming to class. While a shipping charge will be shown in either case, the shipping charge will of course not be charged for class registration.




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tilda’s schoolhouse
During this one-day workshop, we invite you to choose a small project or two from the latest book from Tone Finnager, “Hot Chocolate Sewing”. This inspiring book features over twenty stunning projects from quilts and dolls, to pillows and purses, all beautifully created from her latest fabric line. Join instructor Becky Holloway as she guides you through the techniques needed for your project in her own inimitable style.

1 class
Saturday June 8
10:30am-4:00pm
tilda’s schoolhouse......$55.00 class





breakfast clubA
We’ll be continuing with our Breakfast Club this summer, the only difference is that we will use it as an opportunity to do an introduction to our three new weekly block programs as well as our Vintage Christmas block of the month. Use this time to cut, sew or plan! Join us for one or for all! Club times are from 8:00am - 9:30am.

Saturday June 8
breakfast clubA......$0.00 course





a day with becky -- becky holloway
Come and spend a day with the master! Work on any of your unfinished “Becky” dolls, or get started on new ones!

1 class
Saturday June 9
10:30am-4:00pm
a day with becky -- becky holloway......$45.00 class





finishing school E
We are pleased to offer this opportunity for participants in any of our classes or block programs, past and present to attend Finishing School! While we won’t make you work on your posture or the proper way to pour tea, we will provide you with time and support to get those unfinished projects finished! Finishing School runs from 11:00am-4:00pm.

Sunday June 9
finishing school E......$15.00 class





mid week crisis - E
Ever find yourself feeling stressed because of deadlines or unfinished projects? Pack your bags, bring your lunch and let’s get some things done!
These days will run from 11:00-4:00pm

Wednesday June 12
mid week crisis - E......$15.00 class





zipped!
Come conquer your fear of zippers in this fun and informative technique class with Les Westlake. Get hands-on practice as Les walks you through three different types of zipper applications on three sweet little bags! You’ll be amazed at how easy zippers can be! Sewing machine required.

1 class
Saturday June 15
10:30am-4:00pm
zipped! ......$55.00 class





midnight at the oasis
Inspired by her time living in the United Arab Emirates, the bold colour and geometric design of this medallion style quilt pays homage to Arabian nights as only Jen Kingwell can. With kits curated by Jen Kingwell herself, this class is perfect for a summer adventure into applique and piecing.

6 classes
Mon June 17, July 15, 29, Aug 12, 26, Sept 16
7:00-9:30pm

midnight at the oasis......$75.00 course





fresh cut
Fresh from Sue Spargo, our spring wool applique Block of the Month program is Fresh Cut, a visually stunning array of bright, bold, blossom filled vases on a textured black background. Each block is layered and appliqued from rich hand dyed wools, velvets and cottons. Add a mouth watering selection of embellishment threads and beads to create your very own piece of art!

12 classes
Tuesday Apr 23, May 21, June 18, July 23, Aug 20, Sept 24, Oct 22, Nov26, Jan 14 2020, Feb 11 2020, Mar 10 2020, Apr 14 2020
7:00-9:30pm
fresh cut......$100.00 course





following the nature trail
Let your fingers do the hiking! Sue Spargo designed this lovely pieced quilt as an Instagram sew-a-long to keep connected and creative during her battle with breast cancer. We are proud to be able to share it with you now! The twelve pieced blocks,in delicious Daiwabo’s or wools, are accented with simple embroidered designs. The first class will focus on the machine piecing, the second and third will be strictly hand stitching. Book purchase required. Sewing machine required for first class.

3 classes
Wed June 19, Jul 10, 24
7:00-9:30pm
following the nature trail......$42.00 course





what to do on my summer vacation!
Summertime is the best time for sewing fun little projects. They’re perfect to travel with, quick to finish and most of all, fun to sew! Join our very own quilting diva, Terry Morberg, for an entertaining evening demo that showcases a plethora of pincushions, sachets and other small projects perfect for gifts or to spruce up your own sewing space. Fee includes pattern.

1 class
Thurs June 20
7:00pm
what to do on my summer vacation!......$20.00 class





summer school A
School may be out for the kidlets, but we’re just getting started! Pack up your projects, your lunch and leave your textbooks at home! This summer come join us for three days of independent study in July or August to get a jump start on your projects for next years contest or whatever else you feel like sewing! Friday night dinner will be provided.

Wednesday 11am - 5:30pm,
Thursday and Friday 11am - 7:00pm,
Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4 pm.

Wednesday July 3 - Sunday July 7
summer school A......$60.00 course





lazy days of summer A
Treat yourself to a summer get-away! Come and spend nine uninterrupted hours working on old projects or starting something new. Pizza dinner will be provided so all you have to do is clear your calendar and grab your projects!
Play days run from 11:00 - 7:00pm.

Friday July 12
lazy days of summer A......$20.00 class





breakfast clubB
We’ll be continuing with our Breakfast Club this summer, the only difference is that we will use it as an opportunity to do an introduction to our three new weekly block programs as well as our Vintage Christmas block of the month. Use this time to cut, sew or plan! Join us for one or for all! Club times are from 8:00am - 9:30am.

Saturday July 13
breakfast clubB......$0.00 course





finishing school A
We are pleased to offer this opportunity for participants in any of our classes or block programs, past and present to attend Finishing School! While we won’t make you work on your posture or the proper way to pour tea, we will provide you with time and support to get those unfinished projects finished! Finishing School runs from 11:00am-4:00pm.

Sunday July 14
finishing school A......$15.00 class





sassy sashiko
This traditional Japanese embroidery technique has been given the Sue Spargo touch with a little wool applique and variegated pearl cotton in summery shades on the classic indigo background. Perfect for beginners or old hands, we’ll walk you through the technique, share tips and tricks then show you how to turn your piece into a fabulous little bag for all your new sashiko supplies! Fee includes instruction book.

1 class
Tues July 16
7:00-9:30pm
sassy sashiko ......$35.00 course





mid week crisis - A
Ever find yourself feeling stressed because of deadlines or unfinished projects? Pack your bags, bring your lunch and let’s get some things done!
These days will run from 11:00-4:00

Wednesday July 17
mid week crisis - A......$15.00 class





take a stand
You’ll stand up and take notice of these unique totes by Annie, the perfect accessory for sewing on the go! This tote has pockets galore, both inside and out for quick organization and the zippered top opens wide for easy access to all your sewing goodies. Add on an adjustable, detachable carrying strap and you’ve got your sewing studio ready for your next class or trip! Les Westlake will guide you through the construction process sharing her tips and tricks for easy zippers and perfect pockets. Fee includes pattern. Sewing machine required.

2 classes
Thurs July 18, 25
7:00-9:30pm
take a stand ......$52.00 course





ron collins 2019 C - Ron Collins
join him for
“The Ultimate Sewing Retreat”

All levels welcome, from beginners to extremely advanced. If you just want to relax and have a great time, bring any sewing project your heart desires and Ron will help you overcome those trouble spots in fit and construction. Get ready to sew! Dates for 2019 are:

Fri July 26 - Sun July 28
10:00-4:00pm
ron collins 2019 C - Ron Collins......$275.00 package





summer school B
School may be out for the kidlets, but we’re just getting started! Pack up your projects, your lunch and leave your textbooks at home! This summer come join us for three days of independent study in July or August to get a jump start on your projects for next years contest or whatever else you feel like sewing! Friday night dinner will be provided.

Wednesday 11am - 5:30pm,
Thursday and Friday 11am - 7:00pm,
Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4 pm.

Wednesday August 7 - Sunday August 11
summer school B......$60.00 course





mid week crisis - B
Ever find yourself feeling stressed because of deadlines or unfinished projects? Pack your bags, bring your lunch and let’s get some things done!
These days will run from 11:00-4:00

Wednesday August 14
mid week crisis - B......$15.00 class





perfectly placed
It’s time to showcase your dishes and bring some pizzazz to pizza night! See how placemats that are designed specifically for your dishware can change up the look of your table in dramatically different ways. The evening class will be devoted to choosing a selection of fabrics that work with your dishes and the Sunday workshop will give you the opportunity to sew, sew, sew under Terry Morberg’s expert guidance! Fee includes pattern. Sewing machine required for Sunday class.

2 classes
Thurs Aug 15
7:00pm
Sunday Aug 18
10:30am - 4:00pm
perfectly placed ......$75.00 course





lazy days of summer B
Treat yourself to a summer get-away! Come and spend nine uninterrupted hours working on old projects or starting something new. Pizza dinner will be provided so all you have to do is clear your calendar and grab your projects!
Play days run from 11:00 - 7:00pm.

Friday August 16
lazy days of summer B......$20.00 class





liberty sketches
Get sketchy with a little free motion embroidery and applique this summer! This whimsical floral design uses lovely Liberty of London fabric in raw edge applique along with decorative machine stitching techniques. Your finished piece can be completed in any way you want: bag, needle roll, hanging or part of a larger quilt! Fee includes pattern. Sewing machine required.

1 class
Sat August 17
10:30-4:00pm
liberty sketches......$65.00 course





breakfast clubC
We’ll be continuing with our Breakfast Club this summer, the only difference is that we will use it as an opportunity to do an introduction to our three new weekly block programs as well as our Vintage Christmas block of the month. Use this time to cut, sew or plan! Join us for one or for all! Club times are from 8:00am - 9:30am.

Saturday August 17
breakfast clubC......$0.00 course





ruched ribbons revisited
Back by popular demand for anyone who missed it the first time round and for those that want a little support to get it done! Bold wool blocks feature a circle of vivid ruched jacquard ribbon gilded with a little embroidery. Perfect for a brilliant accent pillow or a luxe tote, you may want to make more than one! Class will cover ruching and embroidery techniques as well as pillow construction. Book purchase required.

1 class
Wednesday August 21
7:00-9:30pm
ruched ribbons revisited ......$18.00 course





redwood tote
Les Westlake and Noodlehead are back with another fabulous bag class! This mid-size crossbody tote will quickly become your favourite go-to bag and the envy of your friends! It features a front zippered pocket, back slip pocket, zip top closure and plenty of space to store all you need in an organized and easy to access way. The reinforced base makes it perfect for traveling as well as everyday use. Fee includes pattern. Sewing machine required.

2 classes
Thur Aug 22,29
7:00-9:30pm
redwood tote ......$45.00 course





a day with les
Handles stumping you? Zippers not going quite how you think they are supposed to? Just need some dedicated time to finish off the finishing touches? Bring your projects from any of Les Westlake’s fabulous bag classes and settle in for a busy day of sewing under her expert tutelage.

1 class
Saturday August 24
10:30-4:00pm
a day with les ......$45.00 class





finishing school B
We are pleased to offer this opportunity for participants in any of our classes or block programs, past and present to attend Finishing School! While we won’t make you work on your posture or the proper way to pour tea, we will provide you with time and support to get those unfinished projects finished! Finishing School runs from 11:00am-4:00pm.

Sunday August 25
finishing school B......$15.00 class





‘ol santa
If you loved our Twelve Days of Christmas series, this wee Santa ornament is a must do! New from MMMCrafts, this jolly old soul is designed with the same incredible attention to detail making sewing him up a dream come true. Preparation and instruction for assembly will be covered in class as well as all the embroidery stitches used. You won’t be able to make just one as everyone will have him on their holiday wish list! Fee includes pattern and
all supplies.

1 class
Wednesday August 28
7:00-9:30pm
‘ol santa ......$38.50 class





lazy days of summer C
Treat yourself to a summer get-away! Come and spend nine uninterrupted hours working on old projects or starting something new. Pizza dinner will be provided so all you have to do is clear your calendar and grab your projects!
Play days run from 11:00 - 7:00pm.

Friday August 30
lazy days of summer C......$20.00 class





mid week crisis - C
Ever find yourself feeling stressed because of deadlines or unfinished projects? Pack your bags, bring your lunch and let’s get some things done!
These days will run from 11:00-4:00

Wednesday September 11
mid week crisis - C......$15.00 class





lazy days of summer D
Treat yourself to a summer get-away! Come and spend nine uninterrupted hours working on old projects or starting something new. Pizza dinner will be provided so all you have to do is clear your calendar and grab your projects!
Play days run from 11:00 - 7:00pm.

Friday September 13
lazy days of summer D......$20.00 class





breakfast clubD
We’ll be continuing with our Breakfast Club this summer, the only difference is that we will use it as an opportunity to do an introduction to our three new weekly block programs as well as our Vintage Christmas block of the month. Use this time to cut, sew or plan! Join us for one or for all! Club times are from 8:00am - 9:30am.

Saturday September 14
breakfast clubD......$0.00 course





finishing school C
We are pleased to offer this opportunity for participants in any of our classes or block programs, past and present to attend Finishing School! While we won’t make you work on your posture or the proper way to pour tea, we will provide you with time and support to get those unfinished projects finished! Finishing School runs from 11:00am-4:00pm.

Sunday September 15
finishing school C......$15.00 class





breakfast clubE
We’ll be continuing with our Breakfast Club this summer, the only difference is that we will use it as an opportunity to do an introduction to our three new weekly block programs as well as our Vintage Christmas block of the month. Use this time to cut, sew or plan! Join us for one or for all! Club times are from 8:00am - 9:30am.

Saturday October 5
breakfast clubE......$0.00 course





breakfast clubF
We’ll be continuing with our Breakfast Club this summer, the only difference is that we will use it as an opportunity to do an introduction to our three new weekly block programs as well as our Vintage Christmas block of the month. Use this time to cut, sew or plan! Join us for one or for all! Club times are from 8:00am - 9:30am.

Saturday November 30
breakfast clubF......$0.00 course





 
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