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Classes and Events at OWD

Special Classes & Events


Colors of Praise Letters Class with Chris Bordeleau

JChris Bordelau brings the Colors of Praise alphabet to life.  She stitched the B for herself and everyone who sees it asks for a stitch guide.  Join the in person class at OWD on November 13, 2021 or order the canvas, threads and stitch guide.

Saturday November 13 10am to 2pm

Virtual Stitch Club       

Virtual Stitch Club Every Thursday 6-7:30pm PT

Join the OWD gals at the Thursday Virtual Stitch Club.  On the First Thursday there is a Teacher Feature and on the Second Thursday we often chat with a designer  Normally we enjoy stitching and chatting with a group from across the country.  What could be more fun!

Thursdays 6-7:30pmPT

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Private Lessons & Group Classes - Ongoing

June McKnight  
June McKnight - nationally recognized teacher and author - joins us once a month for private lessons.  Learn from a Master!
One hour private lessons 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm.  Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494
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Suzanne Attenborough    
Suzanne Attenborough - stitcher, teacher - monthly Thursday and Saturday group classes; available by appointment for private lessons.
First Saturday of the Month (in the shop) and First Thursday of the Month (on Zoom)
Two hour group classes 10am to noon or 1pm to 3pm (Pacific Time).  Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494
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Candace Mittman      
Candace Mittman - artist

Candace will turn your thought or idea into the canvas of your wishing.  She can also add elements to a canvas (like more animals on an ark, or your monogram), paint names on Christmas stockings, create nametags for Christmas stockings... Please come into the shop or call the shop (650)321-3494 to discuss your idea.

Guest Teachers 

Mary Legallet  
Mary Legallet - Whimsical Stitch Blogger, Needlepoint Now columnist and national teacher

Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494
Click here for more information on Group Lessons.  Click here for more information on Private Lessons.

Sherry Bray    
Sherry Bray - national teacher and stitch guide author.

Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494
Click here for more information on Group Classes and here for more information on Private Lessons.




Grab & Go Classes - 2 hour group classes to learn a new technique

Stitch Ins - Social Stitching Time at OWD

Thursday Stitchers      Thursday Stitchers - Virtual so everyone can participate

Come to the OWD Gal Corral on Thursdays and stitch away.  There's always a fun group who arrives a little after 10am, brings or buys lunch and leaves about 2pm.  Come for all or part of the fun - whatever works for you.     

Friday Stitchers   Friday Stitchers - Virtual for now
Join a great group of stitchers on Fridays.  Come about 10am, bring or buy lunch, and leave about 3:30pm.  You can come for all or part of the fun - whatever works.
National Stitch In Day   National Stitch In Day
Run on down to the Old World Designs Gal Corral for a fun day of stitching, snacking (of course) and chatting.  Friday, April 19, 2019 10am to 5pm.  Join us for all or part of the fun, come and go as you please, bring your lunch or take out from a local restaurant 



OWD Carmel Retreat

OWD Carmel Retreat   
2019 Carmel Retreat with Jennifer Tan, Designer and Creator of Pippin
Join new and long time stitching friends for a fun filled 3 days in Carmel, CA (April 11-13, 2019) with the OWD Team.  Jennifer Tan from Pippin will share her enthusiasm for designing, painting and needlepointing.  Choose and buy a Pippin canvas and have June McKnight or Suzanne Attenborough create a stitch guide.  Please call the shop for details and to register (650)321-3494.  Price varies based on room choice.

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