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Learn how to smock geometrics.

Cost: $ 65.00
Learn to smock! Basics for smocking and creating a beautiful geometric design on a childrens garmet.

Cost: $ 65.00
Children who are interesting in learning to sew will love our summer camps! Must be 9 or older. At camp they will make a pillowcase, a bag, and other fun items. Please bring a snack. Supplies are included in the cost of camp.

Cost: $ 120.00
Learn the basics of sewing with Kay Murphy. In this class you will learn terms, how to cut out a pattern, and make a simple garment from start to finish.

Cost: $ 80.00
Learn how to make beautiful Cast on embroidered flowers. These flowers can be added to any project to make it beautiful and unique. In this class, you will learn all of the stitches and will work on a project of your choosing which will showcase your embroidery.

Cost: $ 75.00
Once you have completed the beginning sewing camp, you are ready for intermediate! Make more advanced projects than in beginner sewing camp. Please bring a snack :)

Cost: $ 120.00
Mastered beginning sewing? Want to learn to make piping, collars, etc. This is the class for you.

Cost: $ 80.00
This is a fun afternoon sewing class for kids ages 9 and up. The fee is for the whole month and includes all the supplies. They will be working on projects that are appropriate for their age and skill level and projects may carry over from week to week. Sewing machines are provided but we suggest bringing your own if you have it!

Cost: $ 120.00
Learn the technique of Madeira Applique. This is a beautiful technique that can be used on dresses, collars, daygowns, etc. The first class we will learn the technique of Madeira applique and the next two classes we will work on a project of your choosing. Taught by Martha Shaw.

Cost: $ 80.00
Learn how to sew with elastic thread to create this shirred sundress.

Cost: $ 25.00
Come with your sewing project to sew with Carol. Get advice, tips, and help on your project.

Cost: $ 20.00
Have a project you need help with? Come sit and sew with Martha Shaw

Cost: $ 20.00
Contact Us
  • The Smocking Bird
  • Ph: 205-848-2249
  • Address: 3118 Heights Village
  • Birmingham, AL 35243
  • Hours: Mon-Fri 9a - 5p
  • Sat 10a - 2p *Closed Sunday
We will close at noon on Good Friday and will be closed the Saturday before Easter.