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


Children's Sewing Classes

This summer we've got a kids sewing camp for the young sewists in your life.

Cost: $ 100.00

Living Social

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
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
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
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

Machine Embroidery & Software

Perfect your machine embroidery skills with Jan!

Cost: $ 15.00
This exclusive BERNINA webinar series is where creative ideas become your embroidered realities!

Cost: $ 15.00
Gain hands-on experience stitching some of the latest machine embroidery designs from OESD.

Cost: $ 25.00
This exclusive BERNINA webinar series is where creative ideas become your embroidered realities!

Cost: $ 15.00
Perfect your machine embroidery skills with Jan!

Cost: $ 15.00
Gain hands-on experience stitching some of the latest machine embroidery designs from OESD.

Cost: $ 25.00

Monthly Programs

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
Star in the West Block of the Month will conclude on August 12th

Sweet Tooth Block of the Month program begins June 10th

Cost: $ 10.00
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
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

New Owner Mastery Classes

BERNINA Machine Mastery #2 for all BERNINA models except 1008

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

Cost: $ FREE
Getting Started With Your New BERNINA Sewing Machine

Cost: $ FREE
BERNINA Machine Mastery #2 for all BERNINA models except 1008

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

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

Getting Started With Your New BERNINA Sewing Machine

Cost: $ FREE
BERNINA Machine Mastery #2 for all BERNINA models except 1008

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

Sewing & Quilting Classes

Each month A Common Thread will bring you a fun, informational, fun, creative, fun, and inpirational session to help you on your road to creativity.

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

Cost: $ 20.00
Begin your journey aking this 1863 sampler quilt.

Cost: $ 5.00
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 along with us each month as we piece together the delightful Farm Girl Vintage quilt.

Learn the fashionable fundamentals of garment construction.

Cost: $ 70.00
Sew along with us each month as we piece together the delightful Farm Girl Vintage quilt.

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

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

Social Sewing Sessions

Bring your own project and sew with others who share your passion! Pre-registration required.

Cost: $ 10.00

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