Sew A Mask with Filter Pocket

This is a simple, easy sewing project. Rabbit & Rocket instructor Andrea Verley shows how to make a face mask using 100% cotton fabric. The mask is made with a pocket for inserting a filter, elastic bands to strap the mask behind each ear, and a sewn-in twist tie to form the top of the mask to the nose. As of Sunday, March 29, 2020, health officials are now saying it can be helpful to wear a mask when we need to go out in public. This particular style allows for insertion of a filter. IMPORTANT: This mask is NOT [...]

By |2020-03-30T11:47:37-04:00March 29th, 2020|, |

Sewing Machine Basics

In this class, we will learn how to use a sewing machine by making a square pillow with nine-patch design! We’ll learn how to thread the machine and bobbin, stitch and backstitch. This is a great class for beginners and for people who wonder if they could pull that machine out of the closet and make it sing again. The pillow we’ll create is 12-inches wide and tall and will give us an opportunity to learn to sew a quarter inch seam, match fabric intersections and turn fabric while sewing. You will leave the class with basic sewing machine knowledge [...]

By |2020-01-28T18:17:41-05:00March 10th, 2020|, , |

Sewing Machine Basics

In this class, we will learn how to use a sewing machine by making a square pillow with nine-patch design! We’ll learn how to thread the machine and bobbin, stitch and backstitch. This is a great class for beginners and for people who wonder if they could pull that machine out of the closet and make it sing again. The pillow we’ll create is 12-inches wide and tall and will give us an opportunity to learn to sew a quarter inch seam, match fabric intersections and turn fabric while sewing. You will leave the class with basic sewing machine knowledge [...]

By |2020-01-28T18:11:20-05:00February 29th, 2020|, , |

Introduction to Quilting – Day Two

This is a two-part class limited to four students so you’ll receive lots of hands-on instruction. Your purchase of this first class covers the fees for both classes. You will purchase your preferred fabrics and threads separately. It seems like everyone knows someone who is a quilter and if you would like to join that fun club, this is the class for you! Longtime quilters and talented guides Anne Cornejo and Andrea Verley will teach this project over two Saturdays - this is the SECOND class so you will need to visit the February 25th class date to register. Anne [...]

By |2020-01-07T15:51:27-05:00February 1st, 2020|, |

Introduction to Quilting – Day One

This is a two-part class limited to four students so you’ll receive lots of hands-on instruction. Your purchase of this first class covers the fees for both classes. You will purchase your preferred fabrics and threads separately. It seems like everyone knows someone who is a quilter and if you would like to join that fun club, this is the class for you! Longtime quilters and talented guides Anne Cornejo and Andrea Verley will teach this project over two Saturdays.  Anne will teach the first class to help you learn: How to use a rotary cutter, mat and quilting ruler [...]

By |2020-01-07T15:47:21-05:00January 25th, 2020|, |

Sewing Machine Basics

In this class, we will learn how to use a sewing machine by making a heart-shaped pillow with a special love note pocket!  (Perfect for Valentine’s Day gifting!) We’ll learn how to thread the machine and bobbin, stitch and backstitch. This is a great class for beginners and for people who wonder if they could pull that machine out of the closet and make it sing again. The pillow we’ll create is 12-inches wide and tall and will give us an opportunity to learn to sew a quarter inch seam, match fabric intersections and turn fabric while sewing. You will [...]

By |2020-01-20T09:54:45-05:00January 25th, 2020|, , |

Sewing Machine Basics

In this class, we will learn how to use a sewing machine by making a heart-shaped pillow with a special love note pocket!  (Perfect for Valentine’s Day gifting!) We’ll learn how to thread the machine and bobbin, stitch and backstitch. This is a great class for beginners and for people who wonder if they could pull that machine out of the closet and make it sing again. The pillow we’ll create is 12-inches wide and tall and will give us an opportunity to learn to sew a quarter inch seam, match fabric intersections and turn fabric while sewing. You will [...]

By |2019-12-11T13:28:24-05:00January 7th, 2020|, , |