650-321-3494
727 Santa Cruz Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025
Mon - Friday, 10am - 5:30pm, Saturday, 10am to 5:00pm

Classes and Events at OWD

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!
2018:  January 20, February 17, March 17, April 21, May 19, June 16, July 21, August 18, September 29, October 20, November 17, December 15
One hour private lessons 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm.  Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494
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Candace Mittman    
Candace Mittman - artist, stitcher, teacher - available Mondays and Thursdays for private lessons, children's lessons
One hour private lessons 10am, 11am, noon, 1pm, 2pm; other times by special appointment.  Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494
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Suzanne Attenborough    
Suzanne Attenborough - stitcher, teacher - monthly Saturday group classes; available by appointment for private lessons.
2018:  January 6, February 3, March 3, April 7, May 5, June 2, July 14, August 4, September 8, October 6, November 3, December 1
Two hour group classes 10am to noon or 1pm to 3pm.  Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494
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Carolyn Bradford

   
Carolyn Bradford - stitcher, teacher - monthly Tuesday group classes; available by appointment for private lessons.
2018:  January 9, February 6, March 6, April 3, May 1, June 5, July 3, August 7, September 4, October 2, November 6, December 4
Two hour group classes 10am to noon or 1pm to 3pm.  Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494
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Guest Teachers 

Mary Legallet  
       
Mary Legallet - Whimsical Stitch Blogger, Needlepoint Now columnist and national teacher
February 16 & 17 Group Embelishment Class 10am- 3pm both days.  One hour private lessons 3:15pm and 4:15pm.  
June 27, 28, 29 and 30 One hour private lessons 3:15pm and 4:15pm. 
Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494
Click here for more information on February and here for more information on May.
Sherry Bray    
Sherry Bray - national teacher and stitch guide author.
March 2 & 3:  Group Embellishment Class 10am-3pm.  One hour private lessons 3:15 and 4:15pm.
June 8 & 9:  Group Embellishment Class 10am-3pm.  One hour private lessons 3:15 and 4:15pm.
August 10 & 11:   Group Embellishment Class 10am-3pm.  One hour private lessons 3:15 and 4:15pm.
November 9 & 10:  Group Embellishment Class 10am-3pm.  One hour private lessons 3:15 and 4:15pm.
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.

Julia Snyder    
Julia Snyder - national teacher, author and designer.
April 6 & 7:  One hour private lessons 3:15pm and 4:15pm.
Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494
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Special Classes

Veronica - the Holiday Girl  
       
Julia Snyder brings us "Veronica" - the Holiday Girl 
April 6 & 7 10am-3pm.  This is going to be an amazing class full of fun techniques like sequins, brick beading, and plaid.
Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494.  
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Seaside Cottages from Melissa Shirley    
June McKnight masterfully stitches Melissa Shirley's Cottages by the Sea
Join us for four 3 hour classes:  June 16, July 21, August 18 and September 29 1pm-4pm.  Price includes canvas, fibers, comprehensive 60+page stitch guide, and four classes with June.
Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494.
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Mary Legallet teaches 3 Melissa Shirley canvases    
Mary Legallet offers "Choose one for fun" - pick one of 3 Melissa Shirley designs.
June 27, 28, 29 and 30 10am to 3pm.  Price includes canvas, threads, stitch guide, instruction and lunch.
Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494
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Grab & Go Classes - 2 hour group classes to learn a new technique

The Fur is Flying Grab & Go Class  
       
The Fur is Flying Turkey Work Class
Saturday, February 24 1-3pm
Create animal fur, Santa's beard, clothing trim, etc with turkey work and other techniques.  Suzanne and Chris will teach you some fun ways to perk up your canvas.  Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494
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Baubles Bangles and Beads Grab and Go Class    
Baubles, Bangles and Beads Class 
Saturday, March 17 10am to noon.  June McKnight shares her love of bling.  Learn fun embellishment techniques.  Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494
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Paint Your Own Canvas Grabb and Go Class    
Paint Your Own Canvas Class 
Two classes Thursday July 26 and August 2 10am-noon.  Candace teaches how to take a design and paint it on canvas. 
Please call the shop to register (650)321-3494
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Stitch Ins - Social stitching time at OWD

Thursday Stitchers      Thursday Stitchers

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
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 March 30, 2018 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