Times Square Sewing Classes

Here at Times Square, we believe the best way of learning is doing.  This belief sets the tone for our many educational classes.  Enjoy learning from experienced instructors with hands-on lessons.  Whether you are interested in getting to know your new machine or ready to create a stunning quilt, our classes will help you achieve your goals.  Classes are offered for ALL sewing levels in ALL types of sewing. Just ask!


Signing up for Our Classes

  • To allow for proper preparation, register for classes at least 2 weeks in advance.  If remaining seats are available after this time, we will try to accommodate you, but can make no guarantees.
  • An incentive for your prompt registration is our free class program.  After 5 paid classes, get 1 free.  
  • In addition, customers enjoy 10% off the day of their class.  It's a great way to learn about a new tool and get one for your private stash.  
  • Registration can be made at each store location or by phone. Please remember that the full class fee is required to guarantee your seat.
  • Upon registration, you will receive a supply list and any other applicable documents.  Supply lists can be picked up in the store, or emailed.
Every month, each of our locations offers a variety of classes to introduce participants to new techniques, fun designs, specific sewing machine education, and more.  The list below describes classes offered.  Please check out our calendar on the homepage to view our current schedule.  See a class you want, but not on the calendar?  Let the store know of your interest.  A class can be schedule with 3 or more participants.

Stitcher's Garden Block of the Month  
Stitchers Garden Applique Block of the Month

This class is a great way to learn about your sewing machine, presser feet, threads and needles.  Pre-quilt blocks with decorative stitching before you appliqué.   A quick and fun way to make a beautiful full size quilt.  Your color choices make it very unique.  Come see the samples in each store.  

The class is excellent for all levels and is hands-on with Sue.  Join at any time.  Each month you receive a demonstration of the foot or technique of the month and a handout with colored pictures of the block and instructions. 

Registration fee: $35 - includes binder with basic instructions, quilting designs and finishing instructions.   
Class Fee:  $20 each month
Get to Know Your Machine 
 

Joy Pillow

Learn to applique, make button holes, attach buttons, use blind hem and decorative stitching.  Class is free if you purchased your machine at TSSC, $20 if you did not.  Buttons and pillow form are available for purchase.  Fabrics are included.  


Beginning Quilting
 
Embroidery Class

Jingle, jingle, jingle!  Do you hear what's coming?  Let's make a sweet Christmas pillow.     

Class Fee: $20; kit is $5
20% Bag Class  
 
 
20% Bag Class


Kits for this 20% Bag are so cute!!  Plus if you make this bag, when you bring it into the store on class days or Saturday, you will receive 20% off your purchase.  What a deal!!


Kits:  $20 

Beginning Quilting This class is design to help you learn the quilting process in 2 sessions.
Session 1 learn about fabrics, colors, quilting terms and then move into cutting methods.  No need to bring your machine to this session.  Students will receive a discount on class day.  Do hurry to buy supplies until after the first session as there will be many options revealed in class.
Session 2 will start the quilting process.  You will need your machine and your accessories for this class.  Learn how to get an accurate 1/4" seam allowance on your sewing machine.  You will quilt and learn the binding process in this session.

Springfield location
GO! Fun Come in and learn to cut, stitch and embroider with Go!Cutter dies.  You do not need to own the cutter or dies to participate.  After demo, you may wish to cut out the Go! Star Quilt
GO! Star Quilt  
 
GO! Star Quilt

Create a star quilt using GO!Cutter dies.  No need to own the Cutter or dies to attend class.

Springfield location
Machine Applique  


Machine Applique


Make this cute Christmas Apron with a tea towel.  Learn how to make a ruffle to embellish your apron.

Springfield location
Applique 101  
 
 
Applique 101

Take this beginning class and lear how to appliqué this cute Santa on a towel.

Class Fee: $20
Springfield Location

Paper Piecing  

 
Paper Piecing

Farmyard Stars is a cute small quilt using the paper pieced blocks of farm animals.  

Class Fee: $20
Jacksonville location only
Applique Table Runner 
 


Applique Table Runner


Come make this holiday "Modern Christmas" table runner.  Great for beginners and for those that love modern quilting designs.



Class Fee: $20 
Jacksonville location only.


 Mesh Bag 


Mesh Bag

Learn how to make this mesh bag.  Can be used for everything from a project catchall to a beach bag.  Who can't use another unique grocery bag.  

Class Fee: $20
Supply list will be given at registration.
Please call to register.

  SnapPortunity Bag     
 

SnapPortunity Bag

Learn how to make this quilted bag.  What a cute and unique bag.  Who can't use another bag to carry or tote our belongings.  

Class Fee: $20 
Supply list will be given at registration.
Please call to register. 
 Embroidery Project  
 

Embroidery Project

Learn how to make these cute Tea House tea towels.  Hang a cute fall pumpkin towel in your kitchen to decorate for the season.  It's a nice way to make something for the holidays.  

Class Fee: $20 
Supply list will be given at registration.
Please call to register. 
 Edge to Edge Project  
 

Edge to Edge Embroidery Project

Make a wonderful blanket with beautiful top stitching designs done on the Embroidery machine in the hoop.    

Class Fee: $20 
Supply list will be given at registration.
Please call Springfield location to register. 
Happy Hooper Embroidery ClubHappy Hooper Embroidery Club

Bring your own embroidery machine and stitch away with our Happy Hooper Embroidery Club.  This month project:  Owl Door Stop.

Class Fee: $20                                                                        Jacksonville location 

Qube Block of the Month    We will be making row number 3 with the 12" Qube this month.

Class Fee: $20
Pattern Fee:  $5
Jacksonville location
Artistic Edge Cutter    Learn how to use heat transfer vinyl this month.

Class Fee: $20 (Free if machine was purchased at TSSC)
Jacksonville location
Hey Kids!Make a fabric picture frame as you learn about some of your machine's features.  
  
Class Fee: $20 - If machine was purchased elsewhere, it must be in good working order.  Free class if your machine was purchased at TSSC.  
Kit Fee: $5
 
Floriani Software and Floriani for Dummies Classes 
   
Floriani Software

Learn about your Floriani software program and all the terrific things it can do to enhance your embroidery projects.  

No charge if your software was purchased from Times Square Sewing Complex
$20/class if your software was purchased elsewhere
Please call to register.

15000 WorkbookThis month, use the 15000 workbook and create a small whole cloth quilt.

Fee: $20
No charge if machine was purchased at TSSC
Machine and Software 
 

GET TO KNOW 
YOUR MACHINE CLASSES

and

SOFTWARE CLASSES
 


Buy a machine from us and receive:
    1) no charge for the first year of service
    2) 30% off retail price on Janome products
        for first month.
    3) Get to know your machine classes at no charge 

Machines and software not purchased from us:
    1) First class fee is $50
    2) Additional classes are $20 each