To register for any of these classes:

 We are delighted to accept email and telephone registrations (905-715-7725).

Of course, if you wish to come and see us in person, that’s even better!

In addition to the classes listed here, we are also available for private (individual and group) bookings for sewing, computer, and quilt/embroidery software classes. Please feel free to contact us should you have some class interests not listed here—or listed at inconvenient times. We’re always open to new ideas and will schedule in as much as we can to accommodate your needs. We invite you to browse our schedule below. Note: newcomers are always welcome, even to class series already begun!


We welcome registration by email only until September 5, and after that by email, telephone, and, of course, in-person. Enrolments will be registered in the order received. Confirmations will be emailed beginning September 5

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Fall 2017

Machine Mastery Sessions:



Basic Training (1 session)

$60* + $5 kit

Learn your sewing machine inside and out: explore its basic operation, how to choose the right accessories for essential sewing techniques, as well as maintenance you should perform at home to keep your machine running optimally. *Class Fee waived for machines purchased at That Sewing Place… 

Sat, Sep 16 (BROTHER ONLY)


Fri, Nov 10 (BROTHER ONLY)






Bernina Intro (1 session) 

$75* + $5 kit

In this hands-on introductory guide class to your computerized Bernina, explore the unique features that make it such a star performer. Learn to apply its core functions, basic memory features, and exclusive Bernina design and basic accessories in your everyday sewing projects. Make it sing! *Class fee waived for sewing machines purchased at That Sewing Place.

Fri, Oct 13




Bernina Walking Foot Fun & BSR Blast (1 session)

$90* + $10 kit

This project-based technique class is a great way to experience the “extra” features and uses of Bernina’s 3-sole walking foot (you won’t believe how much fun you can have!), and to gain a strong foundation for using the Stitch Regulator with confidence. Discover the BSR “modes” and when to use each to make your quilting, thread painting, and all other free-motion stitching a breeze. *Class fee is waived for BSR accessories purchased at That Sewing Place

Fri, Dec 8




Brother INNOV-ations (1 session)

$75* + $5 kit

Explore the INNOVations that make Brother an industry pacesetter. In this introductory class you’ll learn to use the key tools and toys of your Brother computerized sewing machine to best advantage. *Class fee waived for machines purchased at That Sewing Place.

Sat, Sep 23


Wed, Nov 15




Foot Fetish: Edge Sewing (1 session)


This class focuses entirely on the wonderful, can’t-do-without-it Edging Foot (Bernina: “Edge Stitch Foot” or Brother: “Edge Joining Foot”). Spend several hours exploring the practical and decorative applications that this foot so cleverly facilitates. A must-have class for a must-have tool!

Fri, Nov 3 <- NOTE NEW DATE!




Serger Startups (and Coverstitch, too…)

Taming the Beast: Serger 101 (1 session)

$75* + $5 kit

Learn to confidently operate your serger by understanding the thread settings and how to make them work for you. Discover speed-threading techniques, how to adjust your stitch settings to suit your sewing needs, and serger maintenance. *Class fee is waived for sergers purchased at That Sewing Place

Sat, Sep 23


Sat, Nov 25




Taming the Beast: Serger 102 (1 session)

$75* + $10 kit

You’ll get professional results from your serger when you learn these industry-grade techniques for finishing seams, garment construction, and embellishment. *Class fee is waived for sergers purchased at That Sewing Place

Sat, Dec 9




Coverstitch PlayDay (1 session)

$45* + $10 kit

Come and play with your coverstitch machine during this informal session with Evelyn. Bring your machine, your accessories, and your questions so you can experiment and play. Get familiar and—dare we say—even comfortable—with your coverstitch as you explore its capabilities and features as they apply to your sewing needs. Construction, finishing, and embellishment—this machine can do so much! *Class fee is waived for cover stitch machines purchased at That Sewing Place

By Appointment with Evelyn—call 905-715-7725 to book a session