Sewing classes

The Next Textile Makerspace could be located in Elgin, IL

Maker spaces are popping up all over the country. I am attracted to this concept like a bee to a flower. There are so many things to explore in a makerspace that a creative person would never get bored. Not familiar with Makerspace? In simple terms, makerspaces are community centers with tools. Makerspaces combine  equipment, community,…

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Support Small Business

Support small businesses in your community and help someone keep their dream alive. Just imagine what the world would like without small businesses like hair or nail salons, gift shops, cleaners, coffee shops, privately owned restaurants, delis, and yes arts and crafts shops that offer knitting, painting and sewing or quilting lessons! Don’t get me…

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Sewing Workshops are back!

It’s that time of year again. The time when we start thinking about making our holiday gifts. Here at Sewing 4 Fun we are all about handmade gifts and sew much more. Last year we offered several workshops dedicated to teaching adults and children how to make several fast and fun sewing projects which are perfect for…

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Adult Sewing Classes at Carol Stream Park District

January of 2015 I ran the first adult sewing class at Carol Stream Park District in Illinois.  So far the ladies are loving the process of learning how to use their sewing machines. The project this month (decided by the  ladies) is making pajama pants. This adult sewing class is designed to help beginners learn how…

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Cosplay Costume Making Workshops

Making costumes is an area of sewing that I never thought I’d venture into. But here I am working out the details of my very first Cosplay costume making workshop. My goal will be to give kids a place to learn the fundamentals of sewing and then guide them through the process of bringing their costume…

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Cosplay and Anime sewing classes starting soon

Something new and exciting is about to happen in the sewing room! Do you Cosplay? Would you like to learn to sew your next costume? Do you live in or near South Elgin IL? If the answer is yes………..then I have some great news to share with you! Sewing 4 Fun is currently working to…

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