OC sewing classes

Sewing classes are free and open to the public! All ages welcome -- youth must be accompanied by an adult. The project of the day is not mandatory; you are encouraged to bring your own project to work on during our sit and sew workshops. Please call and reserve your seat.


Oldham County Sewing Classes

Past sewing classes include Sewing 101: Introduction to Sewing, Chenille Pillows, Holiday Table Runners, Infinity Scarves, Mother/Daughter Aprons, Rag Quilts, Fabric Storage Containers, and Self-Binding Blankets. See listings below for this year's sewing classes taught by our Master Clothing Volunteers.


Monday, February 25, 10am-3pm Kimonos • Class will take place at the Oldham County Health Department (1786 Commerce Parkway, La Grange) • This month, our Master Clothing Volunteer will be leading the Simplicity 8172 A pattern, available from stores that sell sewing supplies. The supply list is included with the pattern.

Monday, March 25, 3-8pm • Coil Baskets • Supply List coming soon

Monday, April 22, 3-8pm • Criss-Cross or Dress Shirt Aprons • Supply List coming soon

Monday, May 20, 3-8pm • Cube/Tube Pillows • Supply List coming soon


Call (502) 222-9453 or email the staff assistant for Oldham County sewing class notifications.


See Oldham County sewing class photos on Facebook.

how to build a sewing kit

Building a sewing kit? Collect the following items:

  • Tape Measure
  • Scissors
  • Pins
  • Pin Cushion
  • Hem Gauge
  • Needles
  • Marking Pencil for Sewing
  • Seam Ripper

Finally, find a container for your sewing notions and put your name on it. You can buy an art container at a crafts store or even use a small toolbox.