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

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

Classes - Registration Required


Instruction for machines not purchased from Sew and Vac. Sewing ,machines or serger. Make and model required. Mechanical, electronic $35.00 per/hr. Computerized, embroidery, or serger $60.00 per/hr

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 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
SEWING FUNCTIONS: This class teaches new owners of embroidery machines how to use the sewing functions of their machines. Class if free for those who purchased their machines at Albany Sewing Machine Center in the last 12 months. Others welcome for a fee of $35.

Cost: $ FREE
Now that you have your dream machine and are familiar with many of the features of your BERNINA 7 Series, 570 or 590 models and 4 Series, join us for a BERNINA Sewing Machine Mastery Class Part 1. We will quickly review some basics and then cover stitch designer, creative consultant, electronic buttonholes, creative techniques and much more. The class is free for those who purchased their BERNINA machine from Albany Sewing Machine Center. There is a fee of $40 for others. Please contact the store to register.

Cost: $ FREE
Learn the basics of Laura Heine's popular fabric collage technique and add a whirlwind of shapes, color and dimension to quilts, wall hangings, and a variety of other items.

Cost: $ 85.00
Spanish Hemstitching is a delightful addition to any project. We are going to join strips, to create our fun, pillow!

Cost: $ 20.00
Two fun-filled days of exclusive hands-on projects taught by an OESD certified expert. Door prizes, giveaways, goodie bags valued at more than $300, and trunk show. ENROLL BEFORE AUGUST 15 TO RECEIVE A $25 ALBANY SEWING MACHINE CENTER GIFT CARD AT THE EVENT! Located at Holiday Inn Wolf Road, 16 Wolf Rd., Albany

Cost: $ 199.00
Patchwork Zipper Pouch. This hands-on class is a great opportunity for beginning embroiderers and seasoned stitchers alike. We'll walk you step by step through the process of creating this quick and easy project.

Cost: $ 35.00
Learn how to use the Stitch N Turn technique with a quilt label that can be permanently applied to the back of a quilt with no hand stitching required. ENROLL FOR AN ENTIRE YEAR IN ADVANCE AND SAVE $100! Call the store to to register for this savings.

Cost: $ 35.00
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: $ 32.00
A great overnight or weekend bag. This is a pieced and quilted bag. There is many opportunities to be creative to make your one of kind bag.This is a three part class for the confident sewer.

Cost: $ 80.00
Practice your multi-hooping skills with this Baltimore-inspired applique pillow. You will be pleased with how all the pieces line up perfectly! This project is compatible with any embroidery machine that has the capability to stitch 3x5 designs.

Cost: $ 35.00
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
Want to do a particular project? Call us or stop by to schedule a time and we will work with you 1 on 1 to complete your desired project.

This is a 4 week, learn-to-sew class. You will become more comfortable with a sewing machine while making 3-4 easy projects.

Cost: $ 150.00
We will be making three projects on our serger to inspire and to increase our serging knowledge! Increase your confidence with your machine and learn some new techniques!! Knowledge of threading and setup required.

Cost: $ 35.00
This quilt class has been a long time coming. This is a freezer paper pattern, stack once and cut! There is no measuring and no templates.

Cost: $ 80.00

Calendar


*ALBANY New Owners' Class Embroidery Sewing Machines: EMBROIDERY

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.

ALBANY BERNINA Machine Sewing Mastery Class 1

Now that you have your dream machine and are familiar with many of the features of your BERNINA 7 Series, 570 or 590 models and 4 Series, join us for a BERNINA Sewing Machine Mastery Class Part 1. We will quickly review some basics and then cover stitch designer, creative consultant, electronic buttonholes, creative techniques and much more. The class is free for those who purchased their BERNINA machine from Albany Sewing Machine Center. There is a fee of $40 for others. Please contact the store to register.

Sep 4
Poughkeepsie Open Sew
Sep 4
Poughkeepsie Open Sew
Sep 5
*ALBANY New Owners Class For Mechanical Machines

Contact Us

Poughkeepsie Phone:
845-473-2770

Albany Phone:
518-446-0437