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Class Policies

Should you need to cancel or reschedule a class at Urban Spools, we require 72 hours notice.  A full refund will be issued or you may request a Class Credit to be used toward another class we offer.  If a cancellation is received less than 72 hours prior to the class, no refund or Class Credit will be issued.  This allows the teachers at Urban Spools to be fully prepared for the correct number of students and to allow for time to fill the slot in classes that often have a waiting list.

Urban Spools Classes


Slowpoke is a seriously cute, three-toed Sloth who loves snoozing, sleeping and hanging around, chilling out. He?s a simple pattern so you can make a whole sleuth of sloths! He has Velcro claws to attach himself to the nearest siesta spot for a bit of shut-eye. With a sweet smiley face he'll cheer up everyone's day!

Cost: $ 45.00
This monthly clubhouse will be the meeting place to see the latest Urban Spools Block of the Month programs and more. Each month, there will be a quick discussion for that month's block for each different block of the month quilt. There are four different block of the month programs and we will discuss each one separately.

Cost: $ FREE
This class focuses on projects not requiring a sewing machine. This year we will be focusing on our block of the month Green Tea and Sweet Beans.

Cost: $ 300.00
Learn how to create this sweet and simple children's pattern that can be made over and over again! This top features pockets for trinkets, box set sleeves and an optional elastic short pattern. In this class, we will create this tunic (or blouse) pattern. The pattern is available in child sizes 2 - 6.

Cost: $ 45.00
The classic legging is timeless, simple, and comfortable. Learn how to draft a basic legging pattern and maneuver knits. Then use either a serger or sewing machine to put it all together. You will leave this class with a pattern that can be made countless times.

Cost: $ 45.00 - $ 52.50
A comfortable shirt available in three lengths. The short length falls mid-waist, the medium upper thigh and the long is tunic length. Shirt features bust darts and top stitching along the neckline and curved hem. Sizes: XS - 3XL

Cost: $ 45.00
The Felix Dress is the ideal wardrobe piece to take you from the heat of summer to the cool days of autumn. The loose, breezy shape is perfect on its own or layered with tights and a cardigan.

Cost: $ 125.00
This class will teach you the ins and outs of your Baby Lock sewing and quilting machine. This is a great place to step beyond the basics and really master all that your machine is capable of. This is also a great class if you are thinking of investing in a new Baby Lock machine. You can use and practice on our machines or bring your own.

Cost: $ 50.00
You have made that first quilt top but what are the next steps to get it to sofa snuggle time? This class will teach you how to quilt that quilt top using your domestic sewing machine. We’ll go over batting, basting the quilt to prepare for quilting and various techniques for quilting at home on your own machine. Susan will be your teacher in this great class.

Cost: $ 45.00
A full introduction into longarm quilting.

Cost: $ 150.00
Want to learn how to quilt? This two class series will cover all of the basics of quilting. You will learn fabric selection, rotary cutting and piecing.

Cost: $ 100.00
Learn the basics of a sewing machine, including how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine, perform general maintenance, and using basic sewing machine feet.

Cost: $ 45.00
If you have been wanting to learn the basics about using a sewing machine, this class is for you. You will learn your way around the sewing machine, including how to wind the bobbin, thread the machine, perform general maintenance, and the use of the basic sewing machine feet. We will create a cute project while learning these skills. This class will build a foundation that will take your sewing where ever you want to go! Bring your own machine if you have one or feel free to use one of ours.

Cost: $ 45.00
This after school camp is a great way for your tween or teen to jump into the world of garment-making. We will work through multiple garment projects. The students will finish this series with completed garments, fashion illustration skills and some beginning pattern making. We will use both woven fabrics and knit fabrics in this course.

Cost: $ 150.00
Kids After School Sewing Club is back with some fun, new projects to get their creative juices flowing!

Cost: $ 150.00
This after school club for more advanced sewer will be focusing on projects that build on the basics. Projects will include garment, bags, stuffed animals, and quilts. Club members should have completed at least one month of level I sewing club. You can take both level I and level II as the projects will be very different.

Cost: $ 150.00
Increase your knowledge of longarming with more advanced techniques. Learn more about your machine and how to use rulers, different presser feet, pantographs, and an overview of ProStitcher. We will also cover different types of batting and free motion concepts to further extend your skills.

Cost: $ 125.00
Go deeper into learning machine embroidery as we build on concepts taught in our Intro to Machine Embroidery class. Learn new topics including cutwork, quilting, in-the-hoop projects, and applique techniques.

Cost: $ 75.00
BLOW IT UP or shrink it down. Learn to take a fun block and resize it to the size of your imagination. Think how fun it would be to take a cute block and Blow it up to a bed size quilt or size it down to a mini quilt. In class you will learn to resize the scissors block from the Sewology block of the month pattern held in 2017-2018 as a block of the month at Urban Spools. Lots of tips and tricks on the fabric preparation and piecing. We will provide you a block sizing tool in excel that you can use to resize any block in your library.

Cost: $ 90.00
Hidden Agenda is the perfect quilt for that very special fabric you have been collecting. With a variety of fussy cut squares, the pattern accommodates practically any fabric that you throw at it. There are large blocks for the pieces that you just cannot bare to cut into, and there are smaller blocks that let you feature moments of scenic fabrics. Hidden Agenda is perfect for panels as well.

Cost: $ 125.00
Enjoy the modern and graphic garden with circular blooms standing tall. This quilt pattern for TOWARDS THE SUN includes a printed pattern booklet and paper template by Robin Pickens.

Cost: $ 125.00
A trinket is typically thought of as a small item of little worth. Its value comes from what it means and the memories it holds. The Trinket quilt is about the process and act of creating as you connect personal meaning to each block. The fun is in the making! Trinket uses the foundation paper piecing technique. It includes templates for 40 different 4 inch blocks and detailed foundation paper piecing instructions. This 4 part class will focus on fabric choice, layout, craft and creation. Join us as we help you celebrate the little things though fabric.

Cost: $ 210.00
Show off your mad creative skills as you face off against others to create something spectacular using only of the supplies provided and the machines in the store within 6 hours. Urban Spools will provide all supplies, sewing machines, a theme of the month, and a panel of judges. The selected winner will receive a $150 store gift card.

Cost: $ 125.00
Enjoy a night of crafting and some good wine. Make a night of it with friend or make some new one. Each month we will be focusing on a new project. All materials and supplies are included in the price of the class.

Cost: $ 60.00
Bring your unfinished projects and hang out in our classroom with other sewists. You will meet new friends, finish up some of those projects and get inspiration from others!

Cost: $ FREE
This class will focus on projects not requiring a sewing machine. Bring your applique, english paper piecing, hand piecing, Dear Jane, La Pascagalia, embroidery projects and Penelope will be on hand to help you complete those projects. Penelope loves all forms of hand stitching and has loads of experience. Come hang out, make new friends and learn the joys of slow stitching.

Cost: $ 10.00