Kauai Classes

Here you’ll find all of our current and upcoming classes and events. For all classes, space is limited so we encourage you to register well in advance. Please contact the store for more information on any of our classes or events. Payment can be accepted in-person at the store or over the phone.

** On-Going Classes **

Discount Fabric Warehouse | Sewing Machine Owners Class

Sewing Machine Owners Class

Did you know we offer sewing machine, serger and embroidery machine owners classes on Tuesdays? The first Tuesday of every month is for the computerized sewing machines. The second Tuesday is for mechanical sewing machines. The third and fourth Tuesday of the month we switch off from embroidery machines and serger owners class. Space is limited so please call to sign up. These classes are for all makes and models so please call and sign up today.

Discount Fabric Warehouse | Open Sew Day

Open Sew Day

Every Tuesday – 10:00am – 3:00pm
Every Thursday – 10:00am – 6:00pm

Anyone can join us in our wonderful classroom space for a fun day of sewing and finishing up those UFO’s. If you are looking for a little extra help with your sewing machine or project please come on Tuesday’s open sew day. Erika would be happy to assist you if possible.

Discount Fabric Warehouse | Embroidery Club

Embroidery Club

The First Saturday of every month!
10:00a.m. – done
Every month we demonstrate a new technique with the embroidery machine. We also do show and tell so that you can get fresh ideas from all the other embroiderers out there. Each month Erika emails the week of the embroidery club so that you can know what is going to be taught in the class. If you are not on her email list please email her at dfwerika1@hotmail.com and ask her to be added to the list. You can also call the store for more information.

Discount Fabric Warehouse | Quilt Block of the Month

Quilt Block of the Month

Do you want to make a quilt for $10.00 a month? Come in and sign up for quilt block of the month. The first class will start in November. Each month you will receive a kit with fabric and directions for that months block. You will also get a demonstration of how to finish that block. In this year long class you will learn basic quilting like cutting pieces and accurate seams. You will also learn half square triangles, flying geese, paper piecing, applique and much more. Stop by for more information.

**Upcoming Classes**

Stitch Art | Discount Fabric WarehouseCreative Stitch and Textiles Day
Saturday, August 25, 2018:  10AM – 4PM
Wednesday, August 29, 2018:  10AM – 4PM
Cost:  $40
Join Liz Thompson for this amazing class! StitchART and Creative Textile Play: A course designed to inspire and get creative energy flowing using embellishments, decorative stitching, layered fabrics and other techniques. Suitable for new and returning StitchARTISTS. A fancy machine is not necessary – great things can be done using decorative thread and utility stitches!

 Serger Techniques Quilt

Friday, September 07, 2018:  9:30AM – 4PM
Saturday, September 08, 2018:  9:30AM – 4PM
Cost:  $30
Have you been wanting to take your serger to the next level? In this class you will learn chain stitching, pintuck seams using the cover stitch, rolled hem, piping, flatlock and basic serging techniques. Don’t miss out on this fun class.

Japanese Reversible Shopping Bag | Discount Fabric Warehouse

Serger Techniques Quilt

Saturday, September 15, 2018
1PM – 3PM
Cost:  $20
In this class you will learn how to make this fun and easy reversible bag with Elizabeth. There is a fun little trick to making it reversible that you won’t want to miss.

Embroidery Quilt Blankets | Discount Fabric WarehouseEmbroidery Quilt Blankets for Charity

Saturday, September 22, 2018
Cost:  FREE
More information coming soon!

Continous Bias Binding | Discount Fabric WarehouseContinuous Bias Binding

Saturday, September 29, 2018
10AM – 12:30PM
Cost:  $25
Have you ever wanted to make your own bias binding? In this class you will take a basic square of fabric and learn how to make it into a continuous strip of bias binding. You will also learn how to use the bias binding tool. This is used for ironing and creating the folds. Don’t miss out on this fun class.

Closure and Fastener Class | Discount Fabric WarehouseClosure and Fastener Class

Saturday, October 13, 2018
10AM – 1PM
Cost:  $35 (includes kit)
In this class you will create a Sampler of Closure Techniques with Buttons, Buttonholes, Snaps, Covered Snaps and Hook and Eyes. You will feel confident creating buttonholes with your sewing machine and hand sewing the various types of Buttons, Snaps and Hook & Eyes.
__Fabric Marking Pen/chalk
__Fray Check
__See Thru Ruler
__Tape Measure
__Fabric Scissors
__Paper Scissors
__Hand sewing needle
__Seam Ripper
__Sewing Machine

Serger Quilt for Charity | Discount Fabric WarehouseSerger Quilt Blankets for Charity

Friday, October 26, 2018
More information coming soon!

Tranquil Waters | Discount Fabric WarehouseTranquil Waters

Saturday, October 27, 2018
Cost:  $30
This is a fun quilt that teaches you how to use the flying geese ruler. You will learn how to perfect your cutting technique and sewing points. You will also learn basic quilting techniques.

If there’s a class you think might be well-received or if you’d like to teach a class at the Kauai store, please let us know! If you’d like to teach, you’ll need to come in to the store to see Erika and she can give you all of the info. But, if you just have some class suggestions, please feel free to drop us a line using the contact form on our Kauai info page, just make sure you include that it’s an idea for Kauai Sewing Classes so we know what you’re talking about! We’d love to hear from you!