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Road Trip Case



Who's up for a road trip? Join us in class to make the Road Trip Case by Noodlehead and you'll be all set for your next one. This unique design for a portable sewing kit is a great way to carry your supplies and get organized for your next class or sew day with friends. Pre-Cutting/Prep for this class will be required.

Instructor Zina Clark has been using her Road Trip for more than five years and still loves it. The flat design allows it to fit into a tote without being too bulky and will also fit into the large back pocket of her sewing machine cover. There are plenty of pockets to store sewing notions, rotary cutters and scissors, thread, and small rulers.  You will love this bag!

Materials included as part of the cost of the class include Road Trip Case pattern by Noodlehead, along with the interior bits (zipper, vinyl, SF 101 instead of canvas, Annie's Soft and Stable instead of batting, and a zipper pull charm.)

An optional finishing class will be held on January 28th.

You will need to provide the following supplies to complete this project:

Supplies:

  • 4 fat quarters for exterior, lining, interior pockets, accents
  • 1⁄2” wide double fold bias tape - 2 yards - OR one extra fat quarter for self-made bias binding
  • Buttons - 1 for flap pocket option, 3 for l​ong pocket options

Helpful tools and supplies:
  • Wonder Clips 
  • Walking foot/dual feed foot  
  • Frixion or water-soluble marking pens
  • Glue Pen
  • Basting spray (for main exterior and batting/flex foam)

Optional: 
Bring one extra fat quarter to make bias binding, if you do not want to use pre-purchased double fold bias tape. I will show you how to make it!

Sessions: 1 + Optional Finishing Class (additional fee)

Session 1 Goals: Construct inner section (zipper pocket, Velcro pockets, piecing outer cover, quilting)
Optional Finishing Class Goals (additional fee): Additional assistance with bag construction and finishing if needed.

General Information and Policies:

Please arrive at 9:00 am in order to set up your machine and settle in with all the class supplies. Instruction will begin at 9:15 am. Class includes active instruction followed by work time until 4:30 pm. A 30-minute break will be allotted to accommodate lunch. Please make plans to provide yourself with a lunch. There are local places for quick pick up or you can bring your lunch in a small cooler to keep at your workstation.  The cafe in our complex is closed on Saturdays.

You can reserve your spot in person, online via the website, or by phone. A reservation will be accepted when accompanied by full payment.  We will create a waitlist in case of an opening due to a cancellation.

The class Registration Fee for this event is Final and Non-Refundable. We are unable to provide makeup classes for missed sessions; please plan to attend all scheduled classes.

If The Sewing Escape™ cancels a class or workshop due to enrollment requirements, a full refund will be given. You will be notified if this occurs. 


Skill Level: Intermediate
Skill Details:
Instructor: Zina Clark
Instructor Bio: Meet Zina Clark-"I have been sewing since I was about 11 years old, beginning with garments. I finished my first quilt in 2003, and never looked back. I enjoy exploring new techniques, with an emphasis on contemporary and modern design. I love sharing my knowledge with people, and I am continually learning."
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This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.