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 Thank you for selecting one of our classes.

We look forward to working with you and sharing the joy of learning new skills. Please be familiar with the following policies before signing up
and attending our events and classes: 

If you are attending an all day workshop we will take a short break mid day for lunch on your own. Make it simple when you order a bag lunch from Banter's Meat next door at least 2 days in advance at: (317) 922-1080 or bring your own lunch.   



For information about a specific class such a supplies needed or prerequisites for the class please contact the teacher. You will find their information listed in the class description. You will not receive any reminder to attend the class. When you sign up you are responsible for remembering to attend and for having the appropriate supplies when you arrive. 

If you have general questions about class scheduling or policies, please contact Sandy at sandy@alwaysinstitches1.com


  • Please be sure we have a valid email address when registering and check your email regularly for updates.
  • If you are unable to attend a class for which you are registered, you may re-sell your seat, but we do not offer any refunds.  This is because our teachers plan for your attendance and are paid in full whether you attend or not. Please be sure to inform the teacher if you make this change. 
  • After you have registered for a class, if we cancel or reschedule you are entitled to a full refund of the class fee. We will do our best to notify you of cancellation or delays.   
  • When the minimum number of students for a class is not met the class maybe canceled. 
  • Please help support our shop by purchasing supplies with us. It is important to begin with appropriate materials and we make every effort to carry the specific items requested by your instructor. We depend on those purchases to keep our classrooms open. 
  •  Do not bring guests or children to class unless they are attending as a paid student. No children may be left unsupervised anywhere in our shop. 
  •  As a courtesy to others do not wear cologne or scented lotions when in our shop. Many people are very allergic to these scents.
  • Always silence your cell phone while in class.  If you must take a call, please step out of the classroom so as not to disrupt the discussion or other students.

Not For Profit Classroom Use Form - If you are a not for profit group that would like to use one of our rooms, please complete the paperwork and email to sandy@alwaysinstitches1.com

Classroom Teachers Room Use and Responsibility form - If you are interested in teaching a class at the shop, please complete the paperwork and email to sandy@alwaysinstitches1.com

Classes


Classes


This class if for those who already have basic knitting skills have a project problem.

Cost: $ 5.00
This class if for those who already have basic knitting skills have a project problem

Cost: $ 5.00
Build your cutting, piecing and quilting skills on this 30" x 30" project

Cost: $ 75.00
New owners class - bring your machine, manual and all accessories to learn how to operate the basic functions. Call the shop to schedule this class. Various times and dates are available.

Cost: $ 60.00
Are you eager to enhance your quilting expertise one stitch at a time? Join Jennifer for her Skill Builder series of engaging and informative quilt classes designed to boost your skills and confidence. In each compact 1 to 2-hour class, Jennifer will focus on a key strategic quilting skill that's essential for creating beautiful, professional-quality quilts.

Cost: $ 20.00
Learn to make the tomato pincushion using the jumbo yoyo maker - and KEEP the yoyo maker after the class!

Cost: $ 25.00
Learn to make the tomato pincushion using the jumbo yoyo maker - and KEEP the yoyo maker after the class!

Cost: $ 25.00
Come and experience the art - and joy- of cartonnage (the French art of box making) to create beautiful, functional items with simple materials.

Cost: $ 45.00
This class if for those who already have basic knitting skills have a project problem

Cost: $ 5.00
Learn the techniques of knitting a sock on two needles of the same size with 16" cables.

Cost: $ 30.00
Are you eager to enhance your quilting expertise one stitch at a time? Join Jennifer for her Skill Builder series of engaging and informative quilt classes designed to boost your skills and confidence. In each compact 1 to 2-hour class, Jennifer will focus on a key strategic quilting skill that's essential for creating beautiful, professional-quality quilts.

Cost: $ 20.00
Come and learn various ways to make a Dresden quilt block.

Cost: $ 50.00
Detailed instruction including batting, threads, needles and more during this two session class - one week apart. Design will be stitched in Session 2

Cost: $ 75.00
Come join Mary Buvia to learn about painting designs , flowers, etc on quilted or unquilted projects

Cost: $ 65.00
Complete detailed instruction using the art of turned edge perfect applique

Cost: $ 65.00
Pick a book, choose a design and let Kathy help you understand applique.

Cost: $ 50.00
Detailed instruction including batting, threads, needles and more during this two session class - one week apart. Design will be stitched in Session 2

Cost: $ 75.00
Complete detailed instruction using the art of turned edge perfect applique

Cost: $ 65.00
This instructional class is a follow up to the new owner class. You will review and follow up on learning your machine incorporating a small hands on sewing project

Cost: $ 35.00

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