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Come learn something new, or refresh a skill you already know!
In a class at Hip Stitch, you'll be treated with kindness, patience,
respect and encouraged to learn the rules then break them!

We're here to nurture your creative spirit while showing you some
skills we love.


(505) 821-2739      hipstitchabq@gmail.com

Classes for You!


Kids' Beginner Summer Sewing Camp 2024
- Jun 17, 2024 09:00 am

A great starter class for kids aged 8 and up. Learn the basics of how to sew on a machine, while making some fun beginner projects!

Cost: $ 200.00
Charity Sewing: Creature Comforts
- Jun 26, 2024 01:00 pm

Sewing for Shelter Pets: Join host Ania and our group of volunteers the fourth Wednesday of each month to help make blankets/quilts for our furry friends at Animal Humane. We need volunteers to cut fabric, sew, bind, etc. If you plan to sew, please bring your own machine. Blanket material requirements have been updated, please check the long description for more details.

Cost: $ FREE
Slow Stitching
- Jun 28, 2024 01:00 pm

Do you enjoy hand-embroidery, sashiko, crewel embroidery, cross-stitch, hand applique, EPP, basically any technique that you can do by hand? Then come on over a sit and stitch a spell! Ellen will be available throughout for guidance/advice, but this is "sew-cial sewing", not a formal class.

Cost: $ 10.00
Hip Stitch Basics
- Jun 29, 2024 10:00 am

Have you always wanted to learn to sew? In this one-session class for absolute beginners (ages 14+) you can learn the fundamental basics with us in a small class environment. If you have a working sewing machine, bring it. Otherwise, you can use one of ours! Please let us know in the notes when you sign up whether you are bringing your own machine or need to borrow one of ours.

Cost: $ 40.00
Hip Stitch Basics
- Jun 29, 2024 01:00 pm

Have you always wanted to learn to sew? In this one-session class for absolute beginners (ages 14+) you can learn the fundamental basics with us in a small class environment. If you have a working sewing machine, bring it. Otherwise, you can use one of ours! Please let us know in the notes when you sign up whether you are bringing your own machine or need to borrow one of ours.

Cost: $ 40.00
Scrappy Sewcial
- Jun 30, 2024 11:30 am

Come work on your scrappy sewing project(s) with friends on this scrappy sew day! Feel free to bring an in-progress scrappy project to work on or start a new one. Want a real challenge? Don't bring any fabric, just sew from our baskets of color-sorted scraps! Bring a snack/beverage to share and have sew much fun! Want to share some of your quilting cotton scraps? You can bring a gallon sized baggie of scraps to share, and at the end of the event you can fill your baggie with scraps to take home.

Cost: $ 15.00
It's Hip to Paper Piece!
- Jul 02, 2024 11:30 am

A paper piecing (foundation piecing) technique class appropriate for adventurous beginners and beyond. It's not as difficult as you think... learn how at Hip Stitch!

Cost: $ 40.00
Tuesday Time-Out
- Jul 09, 2024 11:30 am

Second Tuesday of the Month. This is your chance to come take a time-out from your day to day responsibilities and sew or craft with fellow Hipsters in our classroom! NOTE - This is "sewcial" sewing and does not include instruction. Hipsters, come share your own tips, tricks, and experience with your fellow sewists!

Cost: $ 10.00
Come Join me to start the new Kimberbell Halloween Pumpkins & Potions Wall Hanging Quilt

Cost: $ 20.00
Charity Sewing: Bags for AsUR
- Jul 14, 2024 01:00 pm

Join us in the Hip Stitch classroom for some sewing for others in need.

Cost: $ FREE
Paper Piecing Club
- Jul 17, 2024 11:30 am

The first rule of Paper Piecing Club is... bring something to paper piece! The second rule is... HAVE FUN! This is a "sewcial" group for those who A) are experienced paper piecers, OR B) have taken our Introductory class. Julia will be on hand to provide encouragement! Bring a new paper piecing project or an in-progress one that you need inspiration to finish. Please register online nice and early as we won't hold Paper Piecing Club unless there are at least 3 pre-registered attendees.

Cost: $ 15.00
Hip Stitch Basics
- Jul 20, 2024 10:00 am

Have you always wanted to learn to sew? In this one-session class for absolute beginners (ages 14+) you can learn the fundamental basics with us in a small class environment. If you have a working sewing machine, bring it. Otherwise, you can use one of ours! Please let us know in the notes when you sign up whether you are bringing your own machine or need to borrow one of ours.

Cost: $ 40.00
Hip Stitch Basics
- Jul 20, 2024 01:00 pm

Have you always wanted to learn to sew? In this one-session class for absolute beginners (ages 14+) you can learn the fundamental basics with us in a small class environment. If you have a working sewing machine, bring it. Otherwise, you can use one of ours! Please let us know in the notes when you sign up whether you are bringing your own machine or need to borrow one of ours.

Cost: $ 40.00
Charity Sewing: Preemie Pillows
- Jul 21, 2024 01:00 pm

Join our volunteer group and Becky to help make positioning pillows for premature babies in the Newborn Intensive Care Unit at UNM Hospital. We need volunteers to cut fabric, trace patterns, sew and stuff pillows! In this group, we won't be giving instructions on how to sew or how to use a sewing machine. Do be sure you already know your basics if you'd like to sew and please bring your own machine. Free to participate, but please register as space is limited in our classroom!

Cost: $ FREE
Charity Sewing: Creature Comforts
- Jul 24, 2024 01:00 pm

Sewing for Shelter Pets: Join host Ania and our group of volunteers the fourth Wednesday of each month to help make blankets/quilts for our furry friends at Animal Humane. We need volunteers to cut fabric, sew, bind, etc. If you plan to sew, please bring your own machine. Blanket material requirements have been updated, please check the long description for more details.

Cost: $ FREE
Scrappy Sewcial
- Jul 28, 2024 11:30 am

Come work on your scrappy sewing project(s) with friends on this scrappy sew day! Feel free to bring an in-progress scrappy project to work on or start a new one. Want a real challenge? Don't bring any fabric, just sew from our baskets of color-sorted scraps! Bring a snack/beverage to share and have sew much fun! Want to share some of your quilting cotton scraps? You can bring a gallon sized baggie of scraps to share, and at the end of the event you can fill your baggie with scraps to take home.

Cost: $ 15.00
Charity Sewing: Bags for AsUR
- Aug 11, 2024 01:00 pm

Join us in the Hip Stitch classroom for some sewing for others in need.

Cost: $ FREE
Tuesday Time-Out
- Aug 13, 2024 11:30 am

Second Tuesday of the Month. This is your chance to come take a time-out from your day to day responsibilities and sew or craft with fellow Hipsters in our classroom! NOTE - This is "sewcial" sewing and does not include instruction. Hipsters, come share your own tips, tricks, and experience with your fellow sewists!

Cost: $ 10.00
Paper Piecing Club
- Aug 14, 2024 11:30 am

The first rule of Paper Piecing Club is... bring something to paper piece! The second rule is... HAVE FUN! This is a "sewcial" group for those who A) are experienced paper piecers, OR B) have taken our Introductory class. Julia will be on hand to provide encouragement! Bring a new paper piecing project or an in-progress one that you need inspiration to finish. Please register online nice and early as we won't hold Paper Piecing Club unless there are at least 3 pre-registered attendees.

Cost: $ 15.00
Hip Stitch Basics
- Aug 17, 2024 10:00 am

Have you always wanted to learn to sew? In this one-session class for absolute beginners (ages 14+) you can learn the fundamental basics with us in a small class environment. If you have a working sewing machine, bring it. Otherwise, you can use one of ours! Please let us know in the notes when you sign up whether you are bringing your own machine or need to borrow one of ours.

Cost: $ 40.00
Hip Stitch Basics
- Aug 17, 2024 01:00 pm

Have you always wanted to learn to sew? In this one-session class for absolute beginners (ages 14+) you can learn the fundamental basics with us in a small class environment. If you have a working sewing machine, bring it. Otherwise, you can use one of ours! Please let us know in the notes when you sign up whether you are bringing your own machine or need to borrow one of ours.

Cost: $ 40.00
Charity Sewing: Preemie Pillows
- Aug 18, 2024 01:00 pm

Join our volunteer group and Becky to help make positioning pillows for premature babies in the Newborn Intensive Care Unit at UNM Hospital. We need volunteers to cut fabric, trace patterns, sew and stuff pillows! In this group, we won't be giving instructions on how to sew or how to use a sewing machine. Do be sure you already know your basics if you'd like to sew and please bring your own machine. Free to participate, but please register as space is limited in our classroom!

Cost: $ FREE
Scrappy Sewcial
- Aug 25, 2024 11:30 am

Come work on your scrappy sewing project(s) with friends on this scrappy sew day! Feel free to bring an in-progress scrappy project to work on or start a new one. Want a real challenge? Don't bring any fabric, just sew from our baskets of color-sorted scraps! Bring a snack/beverage to share and have sew much fun! Want to share some of your quilting cotton scraps? You can bring a gallon sized baggie of scraps to share, and at the end of the event you can fill your baggie with scraps to take home.

Cost: $ 15.00
Charity Sewing: Creature Comforts
- Aug 28, 2024 01:00 pm

Sewing for Shelter Pets: Join host Ania and our group of volunteers the fourth Wednesday of each month to help make blankets/quilts for our furry friends at Animal Humane. We need volunteers to cut fabric, sew, bind, etc. If you plan to sew, please bring your own machine. Blanket material requirements have been updated, please check the long description for more details.

Cost: $ FREE
Charity Sewing: Bags for AsUR
- Sep 08, 2024 01:00 pm

Join us in the Hip Stitch classroom for some sewing for others in need.

Cost: $ FREE
Tuesday Time-Out
- Sep 10, 2024 11:30 am

Second Tuesday of the Month. This is your chance to come take a time-out from your day to day responsibilities and sew or craft with fellow Hipsters in our classroom! NOTE - This is "sewcial" sewing and does not include instruction. Hipsters, come share your own tips, tricks, and experience with your fellow sewists!

Cost: $ 10.00
Charity Sewing: Preemie Pillows
- Sep 15, 2024 01:00 pm

Join our volunteer group and Becky to help make positioning pillows for premature babies in the Newborn Intensive Care Unit at UNM Hospital. We need volunteers to cut fabric, trace patterns, sew and stuff pillows! In this group, we won't be giving instructions on how to sew or how to use a sewing machine. Do be sure you already know your basics if you'd like to sew and please bring your own machine. Free to participate, but please register as space is limited in our classroom!

Cost: $ FREE
Paper Piecing Club
- Sep 19, 2024 11:30 am

The first rule of Paper Piecing Club is... bring something to paper piece! The second rule is... HAVE FUN! This is a "sewcial" group for those who A) are experienced paper piecers, OR B) have taken our Introductory class. Julia will be on hand to provide encouragement! Bring a new paper piecing project or an in-progress one that you need inspiration to finish. Please register online nice and early as we won't hold Paper Piecing Club unless there are at least 3 pre-registered attendees.

Cost: $ 15.00
Charity Sewing: Creature Comforts
- Sep 25, 2024 01:00 pm

Sewing for Shelter Pets: Join host Ania and our group of volunteers the fourth Wednesday of each month to help make blankets/quilts for our furry friends at Animal Humane. We need volunteers to cut fabric, sew, bind, etc. If you plan to sew, please bring your own machine. Blanket material requirements have been updated, please check the long description for more details.

Cost: $ FREE
Scrappy Sewcial
- Sep 29, 2024 11:30 am

Come work on your scrappy sewing project(s) with friends on this scrappy sew day! Feel free to bring an in-progress scrappy project to work on or start a new one. Want a real challenge? Don't bring any fabric, just sew from our baskets of color-sorted scraps! Bring a snack/beverage to share and have sew much fun! Want to share some of your quilting cotton scraps? You can bring a gallon sized baggie of scraps to share, and at the end of the event you can fill your baggie with scraps to take home.

Cost: $ 15.00
Tuesday Time-Out
- Oct 08, 2024 11:30 am

Second Tuesday of the Month. This is your chance to come take a time-out from your day to day responsibilities and sew or craft with fellow Hipsters in our classroom! NOTE - This is "sewcial" sewing and does not include instruction. Hipsters, come share your own tips, tricks, and experience with your fellow sewists!

Cost: $ 10.00
Charity Sewing: Bags for AsUR
- Oct 13, 2024 01:00 pm

Join us in the Hip Stitch classroom for some sewing for others in need.

Cost: $ FREE
Paper Piecing Club
- Oct 17, 2024 11:30 am

The first rule of Paper Piecing Club is... bring something to paper piece! The second rule is... HAVE FUN! This is a "sewcial" group for those who A) are experienced paper piecers, OR B) have taken our Introductory class. Julia will be on hand to provide encouragement! Bring a new paper piecing project or an in-progress one that you need inspiration to finish. Please register online nice and early as we won't hold Paper Piecing Club unless there are at least 3 pre-registered attendees.

Cost: $ 15.00
Charity Sewing: Preemie Pillows
- Oct 20, 2024 01:00 pm

Join our volunteer group and Becky to help make positioning pillows for premature babies in the Newborn Intensive Care Unit at UNM Hospital. We need volunteers to cut fabric, trace patterns, sew and stuff pillows! In this group, we won't be giving instructions on how to sew or how to use a sewing machine. Do be sure you already know your basics if you'd like to sew and please bring your own machine. Free to participate, but please register as space is limited in our classroom!

Cost: $ FREE
Charity Sewing: Creature Comforts
- Oct 23, 2024 01:00 pm

Sewing for Shelter Pets: Join host Ania and our group of volunteers the fourth Wednesday of each month to help make blankets/quilts for our furry friends at Animal Humane. We need volunteers to cut fabric, sew, bind, etc. If you plan to sew, please bring your own machine. Blanket material requirements have been updated, please check the long description for more details.

Cost: $ FREE
Scrappy Sewcial
- Oct 27, 2024 11:30 am

Come work on your scrappy sewing project(s) with friends on this scrappy sew day! Feel free to bring an in-progress scrappy project to work on or start a new one. Want a real challenge? Don't bring any fabric, just sew from our baskets of color-sorted scraps! Bring a snack/beverage to share and have sew much fun! Want to share some of your quilting cotton scraps? You can bring a gallon sized baggie of scraps to share, and at the end of the event you can fill your baggie with scraps to take home.

Cost: $ 15.00
Charity Sewing: Bags for AsUR
- Nov 10, 2024 01:00 pm

Join us in the Hip Stitch classroom for some sewing for others in need.

Cost: $ FREE
Tuesday Time-Out
- Nov 12, 2024 11:30 am

Second Tuesday of the Month. This is your chance to come take a time-out from your day to day responsibilities and sew or craft with fellow Hipsters in our classroom! NOTE - This is "sewcial" sewing and does not include instruction. Hipsters, come share your own tips, tricks, and experience with your fellow sewists!

Cost: $ 10.00
Paper Piecing Club
- Nov 14, 2024 11:30 am

The first rule of Paper Piecing Club is... bring something to paper piece! The second rule is... HAVE FUN! This is a "sewcial" group for those who A) are experienced paper piecers, OR B) have taken our Introductory class. Julia will be on hand to provide encouragement! Bring a new paper piecing project or an in-progress one that you need inspiration to finish. Please register online nice and early as we won't hold Paper Piecing Club unless there are at least 3 pre-registered attendees.

Cost: $ 15.00
Charity Sewing: Preemie Pillows
- Nov 17, 2024 01:00 pm

Join our volunteer group and Becky to help make positioning pillows for premature babies in the Newborn Intensive Care Unit at UNM Hospital. We need volunteers to cut fabric, trace patterns, sew and stuff pillows! In this group, we won't be giving instructions on how to sew or how to use a sewing machine. Do be sure you already know your basics if you'd like to sew and please bring your own machine. Free to participate, but please register as space is limited in our classroom!

Cost: $ FREE
Scrappy Sewcial
- Nov 24, 2024 11:30 am

Come work on your scrappy sewing project(s) with friends on this scrappy sew day! Feel free to bring an in-progress scrappy project to work on or start a new one. Want a real challenge? Don't bring any fabric, just sew from our baskets of color-sorted scraps! Bring a snack/beverage to share and have sew much fun! Want to share some of your quilting cotton scraps? You can bring a gallon sized baggie of scraps to share, and at the end of the event you can fill your baggie with scraps to take home.

Cost: $ 15.00
Charity Sewing: Bags for AsUR
- Dec 08, 2024 01:00 pm

Join us in the Hip Stitch classroom for some sewing for others in need.

Cost: $ FREE
Tuesday Time-Out
- Dec 10, 2024 11:30 am

Second Tuesday of the Month. This is your chance to come take a time-out from your day to day responsibilities and sew or craft with fellow Hipsters in our classroom! NOTE - This is "sewcial" sewing and does not include instruction. Hipsters, come share your own tips, tricks, and experience with your fellow sewists!

Cost: $ 10.00
Paper Piecing Club
- Dec 12, 2024 11:30 am

The first rule of Paper Piecing Club is... bring something to paper piece! The second rule is... HAVE FUN! This is a "sewcial" group for those who A) are experienced paper piecers, OR B) have taken our Introductory class. Julia will be on hand to provide encouragement! Bring a new paper piecing project or an in-progress one that you need inspiration to finish. Please register online nice and early as we won't hold Paper Piecing Club unless there are at least 3 pre-registered attendees.

Cost: $ 15.00
Charity Sewing: Preemie Pillows
- Dec 15, 2024 01:00 pm

Join our volunteer group and Becky to help make positioning pillows for premature babies in the Newborn Intensive Care Unit at UNM Hospital. We need volunteers to cut fabric, trace patterns, sew and stuff pillows! In this group, we won't be giving instructions on how to sew or how to use a sewing machine. Do be sure you already know your basics if you'd like to sew and please bring your own machine. Free to participate, but please register as space is limited in our classroom!

Cost: $ FREE
Scrappy New Year!
- Dec 29, 2024 11:00 am

Come work on your scrappy sewing project(s) with friends! Julia is hosting a scrappy sew day to ring in the new year. t's a Scrappy Pot-Luck! Bring scraps and a snack/beverage to share and we will sew away the old year before we ring in the new one!

Cost: $ 20.00