Portland's Most Inspiring Sewing Classes


Sewing classes for all levels at A Common Thread, Portland, Oregon

Classes are at the heart of our creative sewing community, a place to expand your knowledge and inspire confidence.

A Common Thread offers more classes on sewing techniques, garments, home decor, craft sewing and quilting classes than any other store in the Portland area, reflecting a wide range of styles, techniques, and disciplines and taught by knowledgeable staff and nationally renowned visiting instructors.

Join us for sewing techniques and the pleasure of sharing in our creative community!

 

A Common Thread Classes


This wonderful paper pieced wall hanging is the perfect holiday decoration.

Cost: $ 35.00
Begin your journey aking this 1863 sampler quilt.

Cost: $ 5.00
Gain hands-on experience stitching some of the latest machine embroidery designs from OESD.

Cost: $ 25.00
Sew along with us each month as we piece together the delightful Farm Girl Vintage quilt.

Tackle this stunning quilt with Bonnie Fletcher as your guide

Cost: $ 90.00
This beginning free motion class will cover the basics of machine quilting and explore a variety of designs and techniques on a couple of simple pieced quilt blocks.

Cost: $ 45.00
Janome machine mastery for all Janome models purchased from A Common Thread.

If you have a longarm quilting machine or are just curious about what these fantastic machines can do, this club is for you!

Cost: $ 5.00
Two fun filled days of longarm training! Open to all longarm machines and skill levels.

Cost: $ 45.00
Piece this amazing quilt by Jaybird Quilts in four sessions

Cost: $ 75.00
It's time to move forward from your learn to sew class! This simple project is the perfect next step!

Cost: $ 20.00
It's time to move forward from your learn to sew class! This simple project is the perfect next step!

Cost: $ 20.00
It's time to move forward from your learn to sew class! This simple project is the perfect next step!

Cost: $ 20.00
Sew the night away, our staff will be on hand to help!

Cost: $ 10.00
Learn to piece this small quilt, then play with different threads and decorative stitches on your machine.

Cost: $ 65.00
A Common Thread will be closed on these days:

Sweet Tooth Block of the Month program begins June 10th

Cost: $ 10.00
Ready to make your first quilt? We'll show you how!

Cost: $ 100.00
Perfect your machine embroidery skills with Jan!

Cost: $ 15.00
Learn the fashionable fundamentals of garment construction.

Cost: $ 70.00
Learn to sewing basics in two 2.5-hour OR one 5 hour beginner sewing classes and get $20 to spend on fabric at A Common Thread (a $75 value). Say auf wiedersehen to fumbling fingers as you're assigned projects -- making a pin cushion and a pillow case -- that will get your runway dreams started.

Cost: $ 50.00
This class is aimed at students interested in learning to use fabrics effectively for landscape quilts. Create your very own Northwest scenic, work of art in this one day class. These mini-landscapes go together fast.

Cost: $ 40.00
Serger Mastery Class, two sessions

Cost: $ FREE
BERNINA Machine Mastery Class 3 - Learn advanced features for models: 560, 580, 7-Series and 8-Series.

Cost: $ FREE
Mastery class for all current BERNINA machines with embroidery capability.

Cost: $ FREE

A Common Thread

Portland's Finest Creative Sewing Center
15495 SW Sequoia Parkway, Suite 140
Portland, Oregon 97224
503 624-7440 or toll free 877 915-6789
 

Store Hours

Monday-Saturday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Sunday: noon-4:00 pm