Adult Sewing Lessons in Calgary

One spot left on Tuesdays 9-11 a.m. Oct. 22 start.

Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday

9-11 a.m.

7-9 p.m.




Daytime or evening

Whether you're a beginner sewer, haven't sewn in years, or you want to improve your sewing skills, Sew Biz has a sewing class for you in Calgary.

Adults follow their own interests.
• beginner basics - how use a sewing machine, hemming, simple repairs
• personal garments to children's clothing
• home decor or quilting
• how to use, understand and fit sewing patterns
• individual projects
You learn to sew what interests you, not what everyone else is learning. Bring your own fabric, patterns and thread and begin a life long skill.




  • Sept. 10,17,24, Oct. 1,8,15, 2019

  • Oct. 22, 29, Nov. 5, 12, 19, 26, 2019.

  • 9-11 a.m. One spot open or 7-9 p.m. FULL

  • Fees $160 for 12 hrs. of class - 6 week session




Daytime or Evening


  • Sept. 11, 18, 25, Oct. 2, 9, 16, 2019

  • Oct. 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13, 20, 27, 2019

  • 9-11 a.m. FULL or 7-9 p.m. FULL

  • Fees $160 for 12 hrs. of class - 6 week session



Daytime or Evening


  • Sept. 12, 19, 26, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 2019.

  • Oct. 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21, 28, 2019

  • 9-11 a.m. FULL or 7-9 p.m. Full

  • Fees $160 for 12 hrs. of class - 6 week session


Drop-in Sewing Days


Saturday, Nov. 16

Wednesday, Dec. 4

9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Sometimes you need to get out of the house in order to make time to sew.  Come join me for a full day or half day of sewing.  Make use of the cutting table, sergers, sewing machines and gadgets. Spend time with other sewers and spend a day building your sewing skills.  Get some help cutting that special piece of fabric, or finish that project without interruption.   BYO Lunch.  Coffee and tea provided.  Only $20.  One of the best deals for sewing classes in Calgary! You must pay ahead of time (etransfer preferred) to secure a spot. Contact me re. payment.


Serger Lessons

Book a time for a private lesson

Is your serger still in the box?  Are you intimidated by changing all those thread spools and dials? Book a private serger lesson for $40, and in 1.5 hours,  learn how:
•    to thread your serger, 
•    troubleshoot for tension problems, 
•    use differential feed
•    sew with 2, 3, or 4 threads
•    and leave with fabric samples for future  reference. 



Kid's Sewing Classes


Tuesday, Wed. or Thursday

4-5 or 5-6 p.m. 

Children's classes run from September to early December and again from January to the end of May. Sign up is ongoing, depending on availability.  $15 per lesson.  You can pay the whole session fee or by postdated monthly cheques.  

Children begin with a drawstring bag, pillowcase and simple quilting projects.  Pj pants, pj top, and pullover hoodies are some of the first garments they learn to sew.  They learn how to work both a sewing machine and serger, as well as how to press and use an iron.  Scissors, pins, measuring tools are all here in the studio.  You bring your fabric and thread and patterns.  Sew Biz provides some patterns for a number of the the beginner projects