October 26 – December 17 // Tuesdays, Thursdays, Sundays
An 'Open Sew' where people can work on personal projects in a collaborative setting that offers creative feedback and technical support. Every session also includes a targeted hands-on workshop to provide technical information about a specific topic.
Sewing Hive Schedule
Make a Thing!
Thursday, October 26, 7:00-9:00 pm
Materials and notions provided. Beginner-friendly!
Pillowcase Project – Part One
Sunday, October 29, 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Bring fabric stash you want to donate. Sew pillowcases to donate to shelters. Learn how to sew straight seams (if you are a beginner). Offer sewing tips (if you have more sewing experience). A community building activity!
Halloween Treat Totes
Tuesday, October 31, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Come sew some totes for the trick-or-treaters in your life! Costumes encouraged!
Thursday, November 2, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Stitches, notions, tools and techniques
Sunday, November 5, 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Come work on your own project in good company
Tuesday, November 7, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Blow-outs, Rips, Seams and Holes (including Darning)
Anatomy of a Pocket
Thursday, November 9, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Repair, Mods & New Construction
Sewing Machine Clinic with Riehl Sew & Vac
Sunday, November 12, 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Bring your machine in for trouble-shooting/diagnostics
Anatomy of a Zipper
Tuesday, November 14, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Repair & New Construction
Seams & Hems
Thursday, November 16, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
How to make them neat and pretty
Sport Gear Repair
Sunday, November 19, 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Bring your favorite outdoor gear back to life
Rips/tears, velcro, elastic, & zippers
Reading Patterns: Make it Fit
Tuesday, November 21, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Thursday, November 23, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Enjoy your holiday with family/friends - see you next week!
Hackerwear & Mods
Sunday, November 26, 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Bring in a thing to transform. T-shirts welcome.
Pull a Pattern: Make it Again
Tuesday, November 28, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Bring a thing you love, and pull a pattern from it
Pinning, Basting & Ironing: Tricks of the Trade
Thursday, November 30, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Make a Thing!
Sunday, December 3, 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Sewing Machine Clinic
Tuesday, December 5, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
threading, bobbins, tension, needles, stitch types & sewing feet
Anatomy of a Waistband:
Thursday, December 7, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Buttons, Belt Loops, Snaps & Elastic
Pillowcase Project (part 2)
Sunday, December 10, 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Bring fabric stash you want to donate. Sew pillowcases to donate to shelters. Learn how to sew straight seams (if you are a beginner). Offer sewing tips (if you have more sewing experience). We’ll be delivering our pillowcases this week.
Alterations: Make it Fit
Tuesday, December 12, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Bring in one almost-there garment
Thursday, December 14, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Make a Thing!
Sunday, December 17, 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Socks & Stockings