Mason Jar Cozy Crochet Workshop with Natasha DeGiule  

`      One Session Saturday September 30th - 3:00- 6:00pm (for teens and adults)

    $40 + $5 materials fee

    Learn to crochet a sweet mason jar cozy! This workshop will focus on basic crochet stitches and

    skills and is perfect for beginners. We will provide yarn, crochet hooks and stitch counters and

    the mason jar!  *All participants receive a 10% off coupon for the Up-Stitch store!

    Click here to register for the crochet workshop.















Halloween Fabric, Yarn and Wacky Supplies Sale!


    Saturday October 7th - 12 noon to 4pm

    We will be selling all kinds of unique fabric including a large amount of orange corduroy, lots of lacy

    fabric, shiny fabric, netting, fake fur and any other wackiness we have lying around! We also have    

    halloween-themed fabric, orange and black yarn, lots of costume sewing patterns and much more!!  

    We will have handmade capes fashioned from upcycled fabric for sale for $8 a piece. Grab a cape

    for your trickster and use the Albany Art Room open studio to embellish it - POOF! A custom made

    Halloween costume!


















Quilting a Fabric Box Workshop with Maureen Feeney

   One Session Saturday October 7th - 3-6pm (for teens and adults)

    $40 + $5 materials fee

    These little fabric baskets are great for tidying up miscellaneous items, holding candies, or

    organizing accessories.  In this class you will learn how to make these handy baskets while

    using beginning quilting skills.  We will provide materials, unless you have specific fabric you

    want to use.  Please bring your own portable sewing machine to class.

    *All participants receive a 10% off coupon for the Up-Stitch store!

    Click here to register for the quilting a fabric box workshop.




















Knitting Washcloths for Grassroot Givers Workshop

`      One Session Friday October 13th - 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Help Up-Stitch and Grassroot Givers provide dishcloths to individuals transitioning from shelters into

    their own residences! By volunteering your time to knit a dishcloth you have the opportunity to give

    someone a handmade housewarming gift. Up-Stitch will provide the cotton yarn from our donations.

    We have some needles to share, but if you have your own needles please bring them. A pattern will

    be provided. Knowledge of how to knit, purl, increase and decrease are necessary. It's not necessary 

    to complete the dishcloth during this workshop.

    Click here to register for the washcloth workshop.

















MoonBee Workshop for teens and adults

      One Session Friday October 27th - 2:00 - 4:00pm

    Up-Stitch is hosting a sewing bee for the local organization The MoonCatcher Project! Girls in

    developing countries often drop out of school when they reach puberty because they have no

    access to feminine hygiene products. The MoonCatcher Project provides reusable, washable,    

    menstrual pads that can be worn without underwear to girls in the poorest communities worldwide.    

    Volunteers will be gathering to construct the pads. Anyone is invited to help, there are plenty of jobs

    for sewers and non-sewers alike. If you sew and have a portable sewing machine please bring that.    

    Scissors are always welcomed as well. You may bring a donation of disposable tampons or

    sanitary napkins that will be given to a homeless shelter in our area.

    Click here to register for the MoonBee workshop.



















UFO (UnFinished Object) Workshop with Maureen Feeney

    One Session Saturday November 18th -1:00 - 4:00pm (for teens and adults)

    $20 fee

    Do you have any UFOs hanging around your house?  Either bring your own Un Finished Object or    

    choose from one of the many here at Up-Stitch.  Ranging from quilt squares to granny squares, the

    instructor will help envision and guide students to completing varied projects. If you think you might

    want to sew please bring your own portable sewing machine to class. *All participants receive a

    10% off coupon for the Up-Stitch store!

    Click here to register for the UFO workshop.


















Local Crafters Holiday Sale

    Sunday December 3rd - 12:00 noon to 4pm

    Check out Up-Stitch for your holiday crafting supplies! We have plenty of fabric, yarn and    

    sewing supplies for decorations or homemade presents. Spread holiday cheer with handmade gifts    

    this year!

















Kids Cross Stitch Workshop with Maureen Feeney    

    One Session Sunday December 3rd 2:00 - 4:00pm (for ages 7-12)

    $20 + $5 materials fee

    A wonderful opportunity for young crafters to learn a new skill.  With a few holiday-themed patterns to

    choose from, students will create cross-stitched decorations for giving or keeping.  All supplies will be

    provided. All the kids need is a desire to learn and create! This is a drop off workshop!

    Click here to register for the Kids Cross Stitch workshop.


















Zipper Pouch Sewing Workshop with Megan Stasi

    One Session Saturday December 9th - 3:00-6:00pm (for teens and adults)

    $40 + $5 materials fee

    Who doesn't need a handmade zipper pouch! Great for gifting or for yourself, the zipper pouch comes

    in a million sizes and styles. In this workshop we'll learn how to make two different styles while

    conquering the zipper foot on your machine. You take home the patterns and completed pouches!    

    Basic sewing skills are necessary. We will provide your choice of a fat quarter bundle, 2 zippers &

    thread. Please bring your own portable sewing machine to class.*All participants receive a 10%

    off coupon for the Up-Stitch store!

    Click here to register for the Zipper Pouch workshop.