Poughkeepsie, NY Location
2600 South Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-473-2770

Albany, NY Location
1789 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12203
518-446-0437

Calendar


Albany Foot of the Month Club

Learn a new embellishment technique each month--Spanish hemstitching, gimping, couching and more using specialty feet. A block featuring a different foot will be completed each month. Attend all 12 to complete a lovely quilt, or just come to a few to learn to put your creativity to work.

POUGHKEEPSIE School of Sewing

This is an 6-week, learn-to-sew class.

Feb 23
Albany Bernina Embroidery Machine Mastery-February
Feb 26
Poughkeepsie Tunic Class
Feb 27
Poughkeepsie OESD February Embroidery Class

Classes


This class teaches owners of electronic or digital sewing machines now to use their machines. It is free for those who purchased their sewing machines from Albany Sewing Machine Center or The Yardstick in Cobleskill within the past 12 months. Other students are welcome for a fee of $35.00. Please register in person or by telephone.

Cost: $ FREE
Machine instruction for customers who own mechanical sewing machines. Class is free for those who purchased machines from Albany Sewing Machine Center within the past year. Others welcome for a fee of $35.00. Please register in person or by telephone.

Cost: $ FREE
EMBROIDERY: This class is to teach all new owners of embroidery machines how to use the embroidery functions. The class is free if you purchased your machine from from Albany Sewing Machine Center or the Yardstick in Cobleskill within the past year. Others welcome for a fee of $35.

Cost: $ FREE
Learn to master your BERNINA 5 or 7 Series Embroidery machine. You will learn everything you need to successfully embroider with your machine, including setting up your machine for embroidery, customizing your machine?s settings, navigating your embroidery screens, adding lettering, editing your designs, placing designs, changing thread colors and more. We will work step by step through hands-on activities from the My BERNINA Embroidery Mastery Workbook. Free for those who purchased their machine from ASMC. $35 for others. Please call or visit the store to register.

This fast and friendly pincushion will hold all your must-have favorites within reach and organized. It's also great to bring along to workshops and classes

Cost: $ 40.00
Learn a new embellishment technique each month--Spanish hemstitching, gimping, couching and more using specialty feet. A block featuring a different foot will be completed each month. Attend all 12 to complete a lovely quilt, or just come to a few to learn to put your creativity to work.

Cost: $ 15.00
Dress up your home with these fun-to-construct baskets. Toys, fabric scraps, toiletries, craft supplies feel right at home in these baskets.

Cost: $ 40.00
Learn how to create beautiful openwork embroidery using your embroidery machine and a pair of scissors. We will create an elegant lingerie bag.

Cost: $ 32.00
Practice your multi-hooping skills with this Baltimore-inspired applique pillow. You'll be pleased with how all the pieces of this project line up perfectly!

Cost: $ FREE
Enjoy making this easy patchwork pouch--the paper piecing is all done by embroidery machine in two fun-to-stitch hoopings. It features an exposed zipper.

Cost: $ 32.00
Create this useful tote to take to the beach. Easy to carry over your shoulder, your beach towel folds into the tote. Finished size is 18-inch x 14-inch without the handles.

Cost: $ 32.00
Learn a fun and unique technique for creating trapunto with your embroidery machine. You'll love the dimension you'll achieve creating a wall hanging that finishes 7-inches x 36-inches.

Cost: $ 32.00
Learn how to successfully embroider a knit garment while creating an elegant top. You will embroider on your own t-shirt or other knit top (with a round or scoop neck) while learning how to properly stabilize, align, and hoop a knit garment. Designs will fit in a 5? x 7? hoop.

Cost: $ 32.00
Don't sew alone! Spend time at ASMC with others who love to do the same thing you love to do. Sew, chat, laugh while you work on your current project. Get inspired by what other sewers are doing and show off your own work!

Cost: $ 10.00
This class is for users of all levels. We will review preparation of your computer and produce designs using Encore, lettering and embroidery.

Cost: $ 25.00
Make this sweet little clutch with a zippered top and patchwork front pocket detail.

Cost: $ 40.00
Sewing is trendy again and has many elements your grandma never imagined! Learn the basics in this 6-week course and then let your creativity and personal style take over.

Cost: $ 150.00
Stop by and quickly and easily create cheerful pillowcases to donate to Interfaith Partnership for the Homeless for guests in one of their shelters or transitional housing programs. No registration or supplies needed. If you have fabric to share, bring pieces 10 1/2 x 40 1/2 and 26 x 40 1/2 for each pillowcase you'd like to make. See information about IPH here: http://www.interfaithpartnership.com/

Cost: $ FREE
Beginner sewing class for 8 to 10yd olds.

Cost: $ 60.00
Learn to make a quilt top one block at a time.

Cost: $ 20.00
A fun project - use as a place mat or wall art. Pattern included. Beginner sewers welcome.

Cost: $ 40.00
Join us for open sewing classes here at Sew and Vac! Have an unfinished project, need some advice, want to share your latest project or just to sew with other sewers? This is the class for you. We will also demonstrate a specialty sewing machine foot to inspire you. Registration required, class size limited.

Cost: $ 10.00
This is an 6-week, learn-to-sew class.

Cost: $ 150.00
One Pattern, Interchangeable Pieces, Ready-to-Wear Tunic!

Cost: $ 120.00
Learn to use a different Westalee ruler every month. **Morning class is full

Cost: $ 20.00

Contact Us

Poughkeepsie Phone:
845-473-2770

Albany Phone:
518-446-0437