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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


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 $40.00. 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 $40.00. 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 $40.

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 $65 for others. Please contact the store to register.

Cost: $ FREE
For owners of Bernina 5 and 7 Series machines. Learn about the many creative options of your machine, including decorative stitches, combi mode, free-motion stitching and more. We will work step by step through hands-on activities from the My BERNINA Sewing Mastery Workbook. Free for those who purchased their machine from ASMC. $65 for others. Please call or visit the store to register.

Cost: $ FREE
Sewing is trendy again and has many elements your grandma never imagined! Learn the basics in this 4-week course and then let your creativity and personal style take over.

Cost: $ 130.00
This class is for students who wish to advance and refine their basic sewing skills. In this course you will learn to make a garment using a commercial pattern, insert elastic, create a hem, finish a seam, and much, much more.

Cost: $ 130.00
Make-It Take-It projects are a great way to learn new things and complete an item in about 90 minutes. Master a new technique or product in an informal, fun atmosphere.

Cost: $ 20.00
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
Learn to use Premier Plus Embroidery Software. This class is for owners of Premier Extra and higher versions.

Cost: $ 25.00
Try this exciting embroidery technique with Patricia Gates, the owner and creative developer of Purely Gates Embroidery Designs. Purely Gates is the world leader in Mylar Embroidery having pioneered the process and holds the trademark on the name Mylar Embroidery. As the number one provider of Mylar Embroidery designs, Purely Gates has to date over 160 collections featuring this process, more than any other company.

Cost: $ 20.00
In this 2-day workshop you'll stitch each of 13 different blocks using the templates included in the Westalee Class in a Bag and make a 48" x 40" quilt-as-you-go designed by Leonie West, the genius behind the Westalee brand of quilting templates. The workshop is recommended for confident, enthusiastic beginners & intermediate quilters.

Cost: $ 150.00
Sew a jean jacket in fun fabrics or denim. Homework is required.

Cost: $ 90.00
This class is for kids 10 and up and they will be making pajama pants.

Cost: $ 50.00
Get creative and have fun. No sewing machine experience required for this class. We will provide machines. Class size 4 students. Materials extra

Cost: $ 50.00
Learn to embroider paper and make a greeting card.

Cost: $ 35.00
Sweetheart Tea Light Candle Holder, just in time for Valentines Day.

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
In this 2-day Workshop you'll stitch each of 13 different blocks using the templates included in the Westalee Class in a Bag and make a 48" x 40" quilt-as-you-go designed by Leonie West, the genius behind the Westalee brand of quilting templates. The workshop is recommended for confident, enthusiastic beginners & intermediate quilters.

Cost: $ 150.00
Try this exciting embroidery technique from Patricia Gates, the owner and creative developer of Purely Gates Embroidery Designs. Purely Gates is the world leader in Mylar Embroidery having pioneered the process and holds the trademark on the name Mylar Embroidery. As the number one provider of Mylar Embroidery designs, Purely Gates has to date over 160 collections featuring this process, more than any other company.

Cost: $ 20.00
Instructor Hoodie Crescent will spend two afternoons teaching kids how to create a self portrait out of fabric. This is a fun and creative class.

Cost: $ 50.00
Instructor Hoodie Crescent will spend two days teaching you how to make a wall organizer that is quilted and has a secret pocket!

Cost: $ 50.00

Calendar


POUGHKEEPSIE Jean Jacket Class

Sew a jean jacket in fun fabrics or denim. Homework is required.

Poughkeepsie OESD January Embroidery Class

Sweetheart Tea Light Candle Holder, just in time for Valentines Day.

ALBANY Learn to Sew LEVEL 1

Sewing is trendy again and has many elements your grandma never imagined! Learn the basics in this 4-week course and then let your creativity and personal style take over.

Jan 30
Poughkeepsie KIDS 8-12 Learn to Sew
Jan 30
Poughkeepsie After School Sewing
Jan 30
Albany Learn to Sew LEVEL 2

Contact Us

Poughkeepsie Phone:
845-473-2770

Albany Phone:
518-446-0437