Sewing Workshops

Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned professional, there’s a sewing class at Stitch Craft Create Live for you. There are trendy projects of all types -- create a summer dress for yourself, a tote bag for your friend, or a cute outfit for the little one in your life. Martha Pullen instructors will provide creative patterns and teach you everything you want to learn, whether that be quilting basics or advanced serging techniques.


Friday, October 25th

Sarasota Clutch - $65


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Sponsor: Baby Lock
Instructor: Missy Billingsley
Focus: Serger
Description: The Sarasota Clutch is fabulous, and you too will be a Serger master when you discover the tips and tricks with Missy as your guide. Creating a tab or wrist strap is quick and easy when you have the right accessory and understand the placement. Missy will make the most complicated technique as easy as one, two, three! Chain stitch gathering, wrapped binding, embellishing and attaching pockets are just a few techniques you will learn. Did you know you could put in a zipper with a Serger? Well you can, once you know the tricks. You will use your Serger more and more after completing this project . (The fabric in the photo does not represent the fabric to be used in class)
Materials Needed: Basic Sewing Supplies
Date: Friday, October 25
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm      
Room: 203B

Beaded Necklace by Serger - $65


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Sponsor: Martha Pullen
Instructor: Alicia Welcher
Focus: Serger
Description: Did you ever think you could make jewelry on your serger? You can! In this 3-hour session, you will learn how to combine variegated thread and beautiful beads to make a gorgeous beaded necklace. Once you learn how easy this is to complete, you will want to make one to match every outfit!
Materials Needed: Basic Sewing Supplies
Date: Friday, October 25
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm      
Room: 203A

Christmas in October Smocked Dress - $115


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Sponsor: Martha Pullen Company
Instructor: Connie Palmer  
Focus: Smocking
Description: Learn how to construct a pre-pleated bishop dress using this brand new pattern not yet released. Take this class alone or take Connie's Learn to Smock workshop and complete this beautiful dress just in time for Christmas.
Materials Needed: Basic Sewing Supplies
Date: Friday, October 25
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm      
Room: 208A

Beaded Necklace by Serger - $65


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Sponsor: Martha Pullen
Instructor: Alicia Welcher
Focus: Serger
Description: Did you ever think you could make jewelry on your Serger? You can! In this 3-hour session, you will learn how to combine variegated thread and beautiful beads to make a gorgeous beaded necklace. Once you learn how easy this is to complete, you will want to make one to match every outfit!
Materials Needed: Basic Sewing Supplies
Date: Friday, October 25
Time: 2:00 - 5:00 pm      
Room: 203A

Sarasota Clutch - $65


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Sponsor: Baby Lock
Instructor: Missy Billingsley
Focus: Serger
Description: The Sarasota Clutch is fabulous, and you too will be a serger master when you discover the tips and tricks with Missy as your guide. Creating a tab or wrist strap is quick and easy when you have the right accessory and understand the placement. Missy will make the most complicated technique as easy as one, two, three! Chain stitch gathering, wrapped binding, embellishing and attaching pockets are just a few techniques you will learn. Did you know you could put in a zipper with a serger? Well you can, once you know the tricks. You will use your serger more and more after completing this project . (The fabric in the photo does not represent the fabric to be used in class)
Materials Needed: Basic Sewing Supplies
Date: Friday, October 25
Time: 2:00 - 5:00 pm      
Room: 203B

Saturday, October 26th

Stitchers' Wallet (In The Hoop) - $65


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Sponsor: Baby Lock
Instructor: Missy Billingsley
Focus: Embroidery, Serger
Description: This handy wallet is perfect for holding your sewing tools in whether on a trip to the sewing market or just in your sewing room. Made completely in the embroidery hoop, you will learn how easy in the hoop projects can be and with Missy as your guide, she makes it even easier. With a cute quilting motif on the outside and a place to put your initial on the front, you will always be able to keep up with your tools. The inside features several pockets for holding things from scissors to needle threaders and seam rippers that are all must haves when sewing.
Materials Needed: Basic Sewing Supplies
Date: Saturday, October 26
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm      
Room: 208A

Knit Baby Daygown and Bonnet by Serger - $65


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Sponsor: Martha Pullen Company
Instructor: Kathy McMakin
Focus: Serger
Description: Can a baby ever have too many daygowns? You will never want to put your baby down when they are wearing this precious knit daygown! Cuddly soft-as-butter knit sewn together in a flash with your serger. If you are afraid of sewing on knits, this is the perfect class for you!Differential feed is definitely your friend when serging on any kind of stretchy fabric. Learn all about differential feed while learning how to put in neck bindings, sleeve bindings, seam and hem finishes. This daygown is cute, cute, cute and a must for any baby’s wardrobe. As an added attraction, we have a created a companion bonnet to complete this ensemble.
Materials Needed: Basic Sewing Supplies
Date: Saturday, October 26
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm      
Room: 203A

Learn to Smock - $65


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Sponsor: Martha Pullen Company
Instructor: Connie Palmer
Focus: Smocking
Description: Want to learn to smock? In this 3 hour class Connie will demonstrate using a pleater and take you through the fundamentals of smocking. Take home the techniques that you learn in this class and apply them to your own creations.
Materials Needed: Basic Sewing Supplies
Date: Saturday, October 26
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm      
Room: 209AB

Whimsical Ruffles, Ruffles, and More Ruffles Baby Quilt by Serger - $115


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Sponsor: Martha Pullen Company
Instructor: Alicia Welcher
Focus: Serger
Description: Can one ever have too many ruffles? We think not! This class is a study in serger gathering while having a wonderful time, effortlessly creating single-edged and double-edged ruffles and puffing. Ruffling techniques will include gathering with both overlock and cover stitches. Not only will you learn many gathering techniques, you will also experience how easy piecing is with your serger while creating the quilt top with sashing strips and a border. The quilt is paired with a coordinating decorative pillow that offers a stylish and fashionable design featuring even more ruffles.This playful set of irresistible bright colors makes a fun and cheerful addition to any baby’s room.
Materials Needed: Basic Sewing Supplies
Date: Saturday, October 26
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm      
Room: 203B

Stitchers' Wallet (In The Hoop) - $65


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Sponsor: Babylock
Instructor: Missy Billingsley
Focus: Embroidery
Description: This handy wallet is perfect for holding your sewing tools in whether on a trip to the sewing market or just in your sewing room. Made completely in the embroidery hoop, you will learn how easy in the hoop projects can be and with Missy as your guide, she makes it even easier. With a cute quilting motif on the outside and a place to put your initial on the front, you will always be able to keep up with your tools. The inside features several pockets for holding things from scissors to needle threaders and seam rippers that are all must haves when sewing.
Materials Needed: Basic Sewing Supplies
Date: Saturday, October 26
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm      
Room: 208A

Knit Baby Daygown and Bonnet by Serger - $65


Click on Image to Enlarge

Sponsor: Martha Pullen Company
Instructor: Kathy McMakin
Focus: Serger
Description: Can a baby ever have too many daygowns? You will never want to put your baby down when they are wearing this precious knit daygown! Cuddly soft-as-butter knit sewn together in a flash with your serger. If you are afraid of sewing on knits, this is the perfect class for you!Differential feed is definitely your friend when serging on any kind of stretchy fabric. Learn all about differential feed while learning how to put in neck bindings, sleeve bindings, seam and hem finishes. This daygown is cute, cute, cute and a must for any baby’s wardrobe. As an added attraction, we have a created a companion bonnet to complete this ensemble.
Materials Needed: Basic Sewing Supplies
Date: Saturday, October 26
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm      
Room: 203A

Learn to Smock - $65


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Sponsor: Martha Pullen Company
Instructor: Connie Palmer
Focus: Smocking
Description: Want to learn to smock? In this 3 hour class Connie will demonstrate using a pleater and take you through the fundamentals of smocking. Take home the techniques that you learn in this class and apply them to your own creations.
Materials Needed: Basic Sewing Supplies
Date: Saturday, October 26
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm      
Room: 209AB