Open Studio | 2017


Open Studio is time for you to just come in and sew–undistracted! No teacher is assigned to the classroom but our staff will be happy to help you with any questions or sewing tips if we are not with a customer. Our classroom is available for Open Studio time whenever there is not a class or group scheduled. Call the store (925.837.8458) for available Open Studio time as it changes daily. You are welcome to use all supplies and tools in the classroom. Our classroom is warm and inviting with lots of natural light, big steady tables, comfortable chairs, easily accessible electrical outlets and free WiFi! We also keep it stocked with coffee, tea, water and snacks and our microwave and mini-refrigerator are available for your use. We even take requests for your music preferences! Come spend a fun day of sewing with us!

Fee: Minimum $5 per four hour block


Some of the tools we have for your use include:

  • rulers and templates
  • rotary cutters, mats and cutting tables
  • scissors
  • sewing notions (seam rippers, needles, pins, thread, wax, parchment and
    tracing paper, spray starch, etc.)
  • spray adhesive, glue, tape
  • irons and ironing boards
  • design walls
  • accuquilt cutter and a variety of cutting dies
    (small fee required to maintain equipment and buy new cutting dies)
  • sewing machines!