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Classes for Children and Teens

We take cash, check or credit card at the first meeting

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SEWING

Intro to Sewing​

This is a one-on-one class to teach you all about your sewing machine. You learn how to thread the top and the bobbin, what that funny looking metal thing is, how to sew backward, what to do when the thread gets all tangled up and everything else you need to know to be ready to sew.

Date At your Convenience

Place The Needle Arts Center 8808 Fairground Road Louisville, KY 40291 

Cost $25

Beginning-Beginning Sewing

Make a Pillow Case and take it home 

How old do you have to be? Beginning at 8 years old.

May I bring a friend? Definitely! It's more fun that way.

Can Mom or Gramma come with me? She sure can

You will need a sewing machine and know how to use it. If you need help with it, see the class above

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Date Saturday (One meeting)  April 27

Time  10:00-12:00

Place The Needle Arts Center 8808 Fairground Rd Louisville, KY 40291 

Cost   $20 

Beginning Sewing or Quilting for 8-12 year olds

Now you are ready to make something bigger. How about a skirt or simple dress? You will be sooo proud to wear it.

You'll learn how to cut your pattern with scissors, pin your fabric together and sew straight seams. You'll put elastic in the waist of your skirt, and hem it.

Or:  Make a fabulous quilt and show it in The Childrens' Quilt Show

It is not hard.

You will need a sewing machine and know how to use it.

HURRY! Space is limited

Date Saturdays (Six Meetings) March 23, 30, April 6, 13, 20 27

Time 10:00-12:00

Date Saturdays (Six Meetings)  May 11, 18, 25, June 1, 8, 15

Time 10:00-12:00

Place The Needle Arts Center 8808 Fairground Rd Louisville, Ky 40291

Cost $85

Beginning Sewing or Quilting 

 13-17 year olds

Sewing your own clothes is so much fun.  You will have something very special to wear.  Make pants, skirt or dress.

You can learn to  make a quilt. It is fun and exciting. First you learn how to cut out the fabric with a rotary cutter, then how to sew a quarter-inch seam, sew blocks together and finish. And You Can Do It!

Come and join others your own age, 13-17 years old

Note: You must know how to use your sewing machine.

HURRY! Space is limited

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Date Saturdays (Six Meetings) April 6, 13, 20, 27 May 4, 11

Time 3:30-5:30

Date  Saturdays (Six Meetings) May 18, 25, June 1, 5, 18, 22

Time 3:30-5:30

Place The Needle Arts Center 8808 Fairground Rd Louisville, Ky 40291

Cost $85


Beginning Knitting

Knitting is fun, restful and exciting. You see your work right away and you can make a washcloth or neckwarmer in your first class. You will learn how to choose yarn and needles; how to cast on and make the stitches. Then you have plenty of time to practice between class meetings. You can do this. It is easy! Bring your mom, sister or best friend

Date TBA Place The Needle Arts Center 8808 Fairground Rd Louisville, Ky 40291 Cost $48


Children are welcome in adult classes