Fabricville in Cole Harbour is offering two classes this fall, with one having two time slots. The information is below, held at

1211 Cole Harbour Rd. [see map at bottom of post]
(902) 434-2581

Eight Week Beginner Sewing Class Level One

  • Time slot 1 on Fridays 6-9 PM, September 14 to November 9
  • Time slot 2 on Saturdays,  10 AM – 1 PM, September 22 to November 17
  • Cost: $258.75 ($225 + tax)
  • Sewing machines provided

Fee inclues a full colour reference book which will take you through, both, this beginner level class and intermediate level class to be offered later. You will also receive a supply kit containing the supplies required to make samples of the new techniques you will be learning in class. Some of the new techniques you will learn are:

  • How to read a pattern
  • Pattern terminology
  • Seam finishes (including French seams)
  • Zipper insertion
  • How to make button holes
  • Hems
  • And much more!

After the first four weeks, you will have a choice of several projects to create using your newly acquired skills over the following four weeks.

Beginner Quilting

  • Wednesdays 10 AM – 1 PM, September 19 to December 5
  • Cost: $276 ($240 + tax)
  • Sewing machines provided

You will learn the basics of quilting. For the 12 weeks, you will learn:

  • How to make a block each week
  • How to prepare your fabric for quilting
  • To use the quilting tools that quilters in days past wished they had to make their work sew much easier and more precise
  • To use the basic blocks such as log cabin and snowball
  • To use new techniques such as paper piercing, string quilting, appliqué, to name a few
  • To cut and put blocks together
  • To press and block
  • Many other tips!

After the New Year, we will hold a class that will cover:

  • Adding borders
  • Layering the quilt back, batting and front together
  • Quilt the quilt and add the binding

At time of registration, you will receive a supply list.

Please contact Fabricville in Cole Harbour at (902) 434-2581 if you have any questions on either classes.

Please click on these links to see Guild classes and the latest posts about classes.

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