Classes
Skip Navigation Website Accessibility

"Keeping you quilting and sew happy!"

Glastonbury Location
Store Hours

860-633-0721
Orange Location
Store Hours

203-878-1654
Southington Location
Store Hours

860-793-6639
We offer a variety of different and unique classes that range in levels from entry level sewing all the way up to those who have been sewing for years. Below is a list of the upcoming scheduled classes with many more on its way.

Classes


Classes in Orange


Join us at your local Close to Home for an exciting, informational & fun day using BabyLock Sergers under the guidance of professional educator Joan Friedrich. We?ll be making a cute, roomy cross-body purse completely on the serger.

Cost: $ 99.00
Join us to support Days for Girls, a non-profit organization which provides sustainable feminine hygiene kits for girls in Kenya. Tuesdays 2/18/, 3/17, 3/24, 4/7, 4/14, 5/5, 5/19, 6/2, 6/16 10:00 am - 1:00 pm & Saturday 3/28 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cost: $ FREE
Hone your Ruler Work skills to embellish the Hoffman Dream Big Panel with template quilting. Saturdays 4/18/20 & 4/25/20 12:30 - 4:30

Cost: $ 125.00
Enjoy a sense of adventure as we work together to take free motion quilting beyond the basics. Saturday 4/4 & 4/11 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Cost: $ 80.00
Ruler Work is a free motion quilting with templates called "rulers" & a unique pressure foot. No free motion quilting experience needed. Saturday 5/2/20 11:30 - 5:30 (1/2 hr break)

Cost: $ 85.00
Volunteers will gather at Close to Home Orange to create quilts for children at the life haven women's emergency shelter. There are many ways to become involved. Saturday 5/9 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Cost: $ FREE
Hands-on "How To" for new owners. Explore the functions of your new sewing machine & learn the tips & tricks from our trained staff.

Cost: $ 250.00
Hands-on "how to" for new owners. Explore the functions of your new sewing machine & learn the tips & tricks from our trained staff.

Cost: $ 250.00
Come join the fun! Modern Sampler follows the same "rules" and format of Traditional Sampler... with a twist!

Cost: $ 10.00
Grab your friends and your favorite beverages for a fun social sewing event!

Cost: $ 25.00
Sampler is an easy, low commitment way to learn new quilting techniques.

Cost: $ 10.00
Construct a dreamy quilt with beautiful curved seams and then use your collection of Westalee rulers to quilt it. Saturdays 6/13/20 & 6/27/20 12:30 - 4:30

Cost: $ 125.00
277 Hebron Ave
Glastonbury, CT
860-633-0721
196 Boston Post Rd
Orange, CT
203-878-1654
995 Queen St
Southington, CT
860-793-6639