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  • 3 Day Heirloom Workshop
  • 3 Day Heirloom Workshop
  • 3 Day Heirloom Workshop
  • 3 Day Heirloom Workshop
  • 3 Day Heirloom Workshop
  • 3 Day Heirloom Workshop
  • 3 Day Heirloom Workshop
  • 3 Day Heirloom Workshop
  • 3 Day Heirloom Workshop

3 Day Heirloom Workshop

Bonnie Myszka

$ 250.00

Join the heirloom expert, Bonnie Myzska, for a 3 day intensive workshop to create a beautiful heirloom garment. This class will begin with a basic design then through discussions of techniques, samples, and materials you will get to build your own personal creation! A boy and girl garment will be offered. There are so many elements in heirloom sewing, the possibilities are endless! Also, please bring a heirloom sample to share for inspiration.

Specific techniques that will be taught:
1. Embroidery Feather Stitch
2. Embroidered Insertion
3. Beading
4. Lace Shaping
5. Tucks

Here are some logistics:
Teacher: Bonnie Myszka
Date: Thursday February 6 - Saturday February 8
Time: 9-4pm for 3 days, lunch is provided every day.
Fee: $250 + Kit Fee + Optional Lace Add-On Kit
Level 2 or above

To Register: Pay full $250 class fee online or give us a call to sign up today!

Supplies to bring: General Sewing Supplies (listed below), heirloom inspiration piece (if possible), these specific items below:

  • Twin Needle
  • Awl
  • Pair of doorstops

Class Schedule

The classes will meet from 9am until 4pm, with a break for lunch. The shop will open at 8:30am each day in order to give you time to get settled and shop prior to class beginning at 9am. We ask that you arrive no earlier than 8:30am to allow us the chance to be sure all is perfect for a fun day of sewing.  

What to Bring

If you do not have any of these items or forget anything, we will have them available for purchase at the store. Please label everything so a lost item can find its way home.

General Supply List 
  • Sewing machine with all its feet and extra bobbins
  • Seam Gauge
  • Fine Tip Washable Blue Marking Pen
  • Pencils
  • Glass Head Pins
  • 3 pairs of scissors - dressmaker shears, trimming, and paper
  • Rotary cutter
  • Scotch Tape
  • Fabric glue
  • 12" Ruler
  • 6" x 24" ruler
  • Bodkin
  • Tape Measure
  • Tracing paper

    Sewing Machines and Classroom

    You will need a machine in good working order. To ensure students have ample space to work, each student will have a workable width of 36 inches. Therefore, you will need to consider if your machine is too large to bring to class. We will be happy to reserve one of our Bernina sewing machines for you to use. The store machines are reserved on a first come, first serve basis. We provide irons, ironing boards, and cutting tables in the classroom for your use. In consideration of others, please refrain from wearing perfumes or strongly scented lotions.


    General Policies

  • Your registration includes a $25 non-refundable deposit per class. Class fee does not include the cost of supplies, unless otherwise stated.
  • When registering for a class online, you will be charged the full class fee.
  • Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Make-up classes are not normally held.

    Cancellation Policy

  • Classes may be cancelled if minimum registration is not met. In case that a class is cancelled, you can choose to receive a full refund or to receive store credit for the amount paid at time of registration to be used towards a future class within 12 months of the original class date.
  • If you need to cancel a class more than 24 hours prior to class, you will receive the class fee less your deposit in the form of a refund or store credit.
  • For cancellations received less than 24 hours prior to class, your class fee paid to-date will be forfeited. 

    Where to Stay

    Homewood Suites by Hilton Nashville - Brentwood
    5107 Peter Taylor Park, Brentwood, Tennessee, 37027

    Best Western on Franklin Pike Circle
    5581 Franklin Pike Cir, Brentwood, TN 37027
    (615) 373-8585

    Holiday Inn Express on Franklin Pike Circle
    5566 Franklin Pike Cir, Brentwood, TN 37027
    (615) 221-5001

    Four Points by Sheraton – Brentwood
    760 Old Hickory Blvd Nashville, TN 37027
    (615) 964-5500

    Hilton Garden Inn Nashville/Cool Springs
    9150 Carothers Pkwy Franklin, TN 37067
    (615) 550-9060