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Learn how to smock geometrics.

Cost: $ 75.00
Learn to smock! Basics for smocking and creating a beautiful geometric design on a childrens garmet.

Cost: $ 75.00
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. This class is for adults.

Cost: $ 80.00
Ever wondered how to make the gorgeous traditional heirloom gowns and outfits? This is a great class to take. Learn how to make one of these items with your sewing machine! Before taking this class you need to know basic sewing and construction skills, how to read and cut out a pattern, and how to use your machine. Please come in before the first day of class to choose your project and materials.

Cost: $ 65.00
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. (This is an adult class).

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! I'm so sorry but we cannot offer refunds or make up sessions for missed classes.

Cost: $ 120.00
Come with your sewing project to sew with Carol. Get advice, tips, and help on your project.

Cost: $ 25.00
Have a project you need help with? Come sit and sew with Martha Shaw. Please note: The classroom will be available for sit n sew starting 10 minutes before the class starts. Thank you!

Cost: $ 25.00

Calendar


Heirloom

Ever wondered how to make the gorgeous traditional heirloom gowns and outfits? This is a great class to take. Learn how to make one of these items with your sewing machine! Before taking this class you need to know basic sewing and construction skills, how to read and cut out a pattern, and how to use your machine. Please come in before the first day of class to choose your project and materials.

Heirloom

Ever wondered how to make the gorgeous traditional heirloom gowns and outfits? This is a great class to take. Learn how to make one of these items with your sewing machine! Before taking this class you need to know basic sewing and construction skills, how to read and cut out a pattern, and how to use your machine. Please come in before the first day of class to choose your project and materials.

Basic Smocking Class

Learn how to smock geometrics.

Mar 5
Sit n Sew with Martha
Mar 5
Basic Smocking-Evening Class
Mar 5
Sit n Sew with Carol

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.

We are closed May 29-May 31 for Memorial Day.