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Meet the Author: Caroline Clemens 1:00 pm
Meet the Author: Caroline Clemens @ Posman Books
Nov 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Caroline Clemens @ Posman Books
Think Pulp Fiction marries those Fried Green Tomatoes while dreaming of a 007 life and that’s a bit of the flavor of Three King Mackerel and A Mahi Mahi. Caroline Clemens is the writer of...
Atlanta Frocktails 7:00 pm
Atlanta Frocktails @ The Plaza
Nov 2 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Atlanta Frocktails @ The Plaza
Come celebrate all things sewing with our first annual Atlanta Frocktails party. We are so excited to be hosting this event in partnership with Fabricate Studios. What is Frocktails? Frocktails is an event that provides sewists in...
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Movies on the Roof: Coraline 8:00 pm
Movies on the Roof: Coraline @ The Roof
Nov 4 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Movies on the Roof: Coraline @ The Roof
Catch your favorite flick from new heights at Movies on the Roof! We’re playing classics and new favorites every Monday – Thursday*, so grab something from concessions and settle in. All guests with 9 Mile...
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Movies on the Roof: The Addams Family 8:00 pm
Movies on the Roof: The Addams Family @ The Roof
Nov 5 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Movies on the Roof: The Addams Family @ The Roof
Catch your favorite flick from new heights at Movies on the Roof! We’re playing classics and new favorites every Monday – Thursday*, so grab something from concessions and settle in. All guests with 9 Mile...
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JJ’s Flower Hour 7:00 pm
JJ’s Flower Hour @ JJ's Flower Shop
Nov 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
JJ's Flower Hour @ JJ's Flower Shop
Gather together and build beautiful floral arrangements from JJ’s new shop inside of Ponce City Market. JJ’s provides the flowers, a vase, all supplies, and instruction. Grab a cocktail or growler at your favorite PCM...
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Meet the Author: George Weinstein 11:00 am
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books
Nov 9 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books
ONCE AGAIN… BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! George Weinstein is the author of five novels to date, including The Five Destinies of Carlos Moreno, the contemporary mystery, Aftermath, and the Southern historical novel, Hardscrabble Road, a...
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Movies on the Roof: Planes, Trains & Automobiles 8:00 pm
Movies on the Roof: Planes, Trains & Automobiles @ The Roof
Nov 11 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Movies on the Roof: Planes, Trains & Automobiles @ The Roof
Catch your favorite flick from new heights at Movies on the Roof! We’re playing classics and new favorites every Monday – Thursday*, so grab something from concessions and settle in. All guests with 9 Mile...
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Movies on the Roof: Elf 8:00 pm
Movies on the Roof: Elf @ The Roof
Nov 12 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Movies on the Roof: Elf @ The Roof
Catch your favorite flick from new heights at Movies on the Roof! We’re playing classics and new favorites every Monday – Thursday*, so grab something from concessions and settle in. All guests with 9 Mile...
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Today Thanksgiving Event w/Elizabeth Heiskell 6:30 pm
Today Thanksgiving Event w/Elizabeth Heiskell @ Williams Sonoma
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Today Thanksgiving Event w/Elizabeth Heiskell @ Williams Sonoma
Meet TODAY’s Elizabeth Heiskell at Williams Sonoma Ponce City Market for our TODAY Thanksgiving Event. We’ve teamed up with our friends at NBC’s TODAY to create a delicious Thanksgiving menu – from the starters and...
Movies on the Roof: Christmas Vacation 8:00 pm
Movies on the Roof: Christmas Vacation @ The Roof
Nov 13 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Movies on the Roof: Christmas Vacation @ The Roof
Catch your favorite flick from new heights at Movies on the Roof! We’re playing classics and new favorites every Monday – Thursday*, so grab something from concessions and settle in. All guests with 9 Mile...
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JJ’s Flower Hour 7:00 pm
JJ’s Flower Hour @ JJ's Flower Shop
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
JJ's Flower Hour @ JJ's Flower Shop
Gather together and build beautiful floral arrangements from JJ’s new shop inside of Ponce City Market. JJ’s provides the flowers, a vase, all supplies, and instruction. Grab a cocktail or growler at your favorite PCM...
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Grow + Flow Community Yoga Class 10:00 am
Grow + Flow Community Yoga Class @ The Roof
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Grow + Flow Community Yoga Class @ The Roof
Join us for a free 60-minute, all-levels yoga class, led by Core Power Yoga instructor, Amanda Burtch, in the beautiful Roebuck Room at Ponce City Market which offers panoramic views of Atlanta. Class starts at 10 a.m. sharp...
Drag Queen Story Hour 2:00 pm
Drag Queen Story Hour @ Posman Books
Nov 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Drag Queen Story Hour @ Posman Books
Drag Queen Story Hour is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and bookstores. DQSH captures the imagination and play of the gender fluidity of childhood and gives kids...
Meet the Author: George Hovis 4:00 pm
Meet the Author: George Hovis
Nov 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Meet the Author: George Hovis
The morning Bill Becker wakes to find the butterfly tattoo bleeding on his chest, his upwardly mobile life begins its downward spiral. Exiled from a corporate career and from the failed marriage he left behind...
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JJ’s Flower Hour 7:00 pm
JJ’s Flower Hour @ JJ's Flower Shop
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
JJ's Flower Hour @ JJ's Flower Shop
Gather together and build beautiful floral arrangements from JJ’s new shop inside of Ponce City Market. JJ’s provides the flowers, a vase, all supplies, and instruction. Grab a cocktail or growler at your favorite PCM...
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Washi Tape Moving Art Exhibit 10:00 am
Washi Tape Moving Art Exhibit @ Posman Books
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Washi Tape Moving Art Exhibit @ Posman Books
Mr. Koji Iyama creates a site-specific installation to show the joys and versatility of decorating with MT. MT is reposition-able and doesn’t harm surfaces, so it’s fun and easy to use for decorating your home,...
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Meet the Author: Ann Temkin 1:00 pm
Meet the Author: Ann Temkin @ Posman Books
Nov 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Ann Temkin @ Posman Books
The Smoking Nun recounts a woman’s conflicts over loving God, humanity, and one forbidden man. Passion, struggle, and betrayal ignite this true story lived amidst the Civil Rights Movement and Vietnam War. Meet Author, Ann Temkin,...

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November 14 | 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

JJ’s Flower Hour

JJ's Flower Shop

Gather together and build beautiful floral arrangements from JJ’s new shop inside of Ponce City Market. JJ’s provides the flowers, a vase, all supplies, and instruction. Grab a cocktail or growler at your favorite PCM restaurant to sip on during the workshop! This is a weekly, intimate workshop capped at 5 people. If you have 5 pals, bring ’em with you and you’ve got a private workshop! If not, you’ll be paired with 4 of your new best friends.

Feb
5
Tue
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch

In our 2-part, advanced beginner dressmaking class, students will make The Day Dress by The Avid Seamstress. The classic silhouette is the essential dress pattern to teach you necessary dressmaking skills such as darts, set-in sleeves, gathered waist, invisible zipper closure … and POCKETS! Pattern and sewing tools included at class*.

 

*Note: Fabric not included. Check the pattern back for fabric yardage required for your size. Bring your pre-washed and pre-cut fabric to class. To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro-to-sewing classes or have equivalent of experience. You have some basic garment-sewing experience such as a pullover top or a-line skirt. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: See your required fabric yardage on the back of the pattern and bring your fabric pre-washed to class.
  • Materials provided: The Day Dress pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly

Engage with some of the southeast’s most talented independent filmmakers. Listen as they tell you about their most current production and how they plan to take it from script to screen. Learn from them as they explain their concept, how they find cast and crew, their financing strategy, and their marketing and business plan… aka how do they plan to distribute their film and actually make money!

After each pitch, the director/producer of the project will open the floor to questions for a 5 minute Q&A with the audience… ask them anything!

Each project that pitches already has a finished script and is deep into pre-production, with the ability to begin principal photography within 6 months. Their presentation at Film Pitch ATL is to help them gain more exposure for their project, close a funding round, fill final cast and crew positions, and potentially begin distribution conversations.

Join us in the audience if you’re an investor, a potential investor, actor, above and below the line crew, film business professionals, film enthusiast, or just curious to learn more about the ATL film scene.

Feb
6
Wed
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine, you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and useful reversible Japanese knot bag. Use it as a purse or a shopper. This simple design is equally simple to make.

  • Skills Taught: How to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.
  • Skills Expected: None, just an open mind.
  • Materials Needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton and heavier weight fabrics like canvas.
  • Materials Provided: The Japanese knot bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.
Feb
9
Sat
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books

George Weinstein is the author of five novels to date, including The Five Destinies of Carlos Moreno, the contemporary mystery, Aftermath, and the Southern historical novel, Hardscrabble Road, a favorite with book clubs. In addition, George speaks often at conferences, workshops, and other events. He has been an active participant and leader within the Atlanta Writers Club since 2001 and directs the AWC’s Atlanta Writers Conference twice each year. Meet George on Saturday, February 9th at 10 am as he signs copies of his novels at Posman Books Ponce City Market.

Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Learn the beautiful art of embroidery in our hand embroidery 101 class. In this class, students will learn essential embroidery stitches such as straight stitching, french knots, backstitch, whipped backstitch, satin stitch, lazy daisy and stem stitch. In class you will be making Cozy blue’s “night garden”! Students will also learn about various types of threads and needles and embroidery materials.

Skills expected: None.

Materials needed: None, we’ll provide everything you need for class.

Materials provided: The Cozy Blue Night Garden Kit. Hoop, cloth, thread, needles.

Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 4-hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace bralette. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others.  The Daisy is a cute, comfy, easy to wear lingerie piece. The long line bralette features adjustable straps and lined seamed cups. Daisy was carefully designed to be versatile and provide you with subtle support while lounging, playing, sleeping, traveling or just going out.

  • Skills taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro classes or have equivalent experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: 1/4 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (9 inches) 54” or wider
  • Materials provided: The Daisy sewing pattern, elastic, bra accessories, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron and ironing board.
Feb
10
Sun
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch

The serger is often what sets homemade-looking garments apart from beautifully handmade garments. Learn the art of finishing your garment with a serger. In this class you will learn all the basics of the serger, including learning the parts of the serger, how to thread the machine, clean it, understand tension and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn various stitches and then sew a pair of leggings.

The Virginia leggings are a great intro to knits in conjunction with the serger. Leggings are a wardrobe staple, excellent as casual lounge pants or easily dressed up depending on your fabric choice. Pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Your fabric will need to have 40% stretch. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide.

Skills taught: The skills you will learn in this class are an understanding of using sergers, how to thread the serger and troubleshoot common issues, how to sew stretch fabrics, sewing a waistband, serging seams.

Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent experience. You have some basic garment sewing experience and know how to read a sewing pattern. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!

Materials needed: Fabric. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide. Fabric should have 40% stretch.

Materials provided: Sergers, leggings sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman

Julia McDermott is a novelist and the author of an award winning true story, creative nonfiction ALL THE ABOVE: MY SON’S BATTLE WITH BRAIN CANCER. Her latest novel, DADDY’S GIRL, is a domestic psychological suspense set in Atlanta. Julia has been featured at the Dahlonega Literary Festival, the Milton Literary Festival, the Decatur Book Festival, and at many other literary events. Julia is currently writing her next suspense novel and is ghostwriting a nonfiction book for an Atlanta media personality. Her short story, The Riverfest, will be included in the anthology DOWN TO THE RIVER to be published in April 2019 by Down & Out Books. A fluent French speaker, Julia is active in Atlanta’s French community. She is a member of Atlanta Pen Women and the Atlanta Writers Club, for whom she will present a talk on writing, marketing and publicizing creative nonfiction/memoir in March 2019. Come meet Julia on Sunday Feb. 10 at 1:00 when she will be with us to sign copies of her works.

Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 3 hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace Clover Boyshort. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others. The “Clover” is a playful, comfortable and cute boyshort panty. The fit is below the waist and the back is slightly cheeky with a center back seam. “Clover” is easy to make and requires minimum materials. Be ready to have fun making numerous “Clover” panties in many different colors and a variety of fabrics. Use a Cotton or Bamboo Spandex blend knit fabrics for a cute look, or stretch mesh for a romantic style.

  • Skills Taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills Expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent  experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials Provided: The Clover pattern, elastic, bra accessories, sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron & ironing board.
  • Materials Needed: 1/2 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (18 inches) 54” or wider; 7” x 7” light weight cotton jersey fabric for the gusset lining
Feb
11
Mon
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids’ Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina
Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids' Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina

 Brezza Cucina offers Kids Pizza-Making Classes the second Monday of every month! The restaurant’s culinary team teaches little chefs how to stretch pizza dough before they top pies themselves and watch as the pizzas bake in the restaurant’s wood fire oven.
Classes cost $25 per child, including a complimentary glass of wine for the accompanying adult, and are held from 5-7pm.
Participation can be reserved by emailing [email protected] and [email protected].

2019-11-14 19:00:00 2019-11-14 20:30:00 America/New_York JJ’s Flower Hour Gather together and build beautiful floral arrangements from JJ's new shop inside of Ponce City Market. JJ's provides the flowers, a vase, all supplies, and instruction. Grab a cocktail or growler at your favorite PCM restaurant to sip on during the workshop! This is a weekly, intimate workshop capped at 5 people. If you have 5 pals, bring 'em with you and you've got a private workshop! If not, you'll be paired with 4 of your new best friends. JJ's Flower Shop

November 21 | 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Board Games & Brew

Rhen's Nest

Unplug with Rhen’s Nest every 3rd Thursday of the month for game night at Ponce City Market. Bring the whole family or come solo, we’ll have a library of games for you to choose from or bring your own. The Tap on Ponce will provide discounted brew and guests that purchase any of our games will receive a discount.
Stop by, say hi, and PLAY!

Feb
5
Tue
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch

In our 2-part, advanced beginner dressmaking class, students will make The Day Dress by The Avid Seamstress. The classic silhouette is the essential dress pattern to teach you necessary dressmaking skills such as darts, set-in sleeves, gathered waist, invisible zipper closure … and POCKETS! Pattern and sewing tools included at class*.

 

*Note: Fabric not included. Check the pattern back for fabric yardage required for your size. Bring your pre-washed and pre-cut fabric to class. To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro-to-sewing classes or have equivalent of experience. You have some basic garment-sewing experience such as a pullover top or a-line skirt. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: See your required fabric yardage on the back of the pattern and bring your fabric pre-washed to class.
  • Materials provided: The Day Dress pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly

Engage with some of the southeast’s most talented independent filmmakers. Listen as they tell you about their most current production and how they plan to take it from script to screen. Learn from them as they explain their concept, how they find cast and crew, their financing strategy, and their marketing and business plan… aka how do they plan to distribute their film and actually make money!

After each pitch, the director/producer of the project will open the floor to questions for a 5 minute Q&A with the audience… ask them anything!

Each project that pitches already has a finished script and is deep into pre-production, with the ability to begin principal photography within 6 months. Their presentation at Film Pitch ATL is to help them gain more exposure for their project, close a funding round, fill final cast and crew positions, and potentially begin distribution conversations.

Join us in the audience if you’re an investor, a potential investor, actor, above and below the line crew, film business professionals, film enthusiast, or just curious to learn more about the ATL film scene.

Feb
6
Wed
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine, you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and useful reversible Japanese knot bag. Use it as a purse or a shopper. This simple design is equally simple to make.

  • Skills Taught: How to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.
  • Skills Expected: None, just an open mind.
  • Materials Needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton and heavier weight fabrics like canvas.
  • Materials Provided: The Japanese knot bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.
Feb
9
Sat
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books

George Weinstein is the author of five novels to date, including The Five Destinies of Carlos Moreno, the contemporary mystery, Aftermath, and the Southern historical novel, Hardscrabble Road, a favorite with book clubs. In addition, George speaks often at conferences, workshops, and other events. He has been an active participant and leader within the Atlanta Writers Club since 2001 and directs the AWC’s Atlanta Writers Conference twice each year. Meet George on Saturday, February 9th at 10 am as he signs copies of his novels at Posman Books Ponce City Market.

Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Learn the beautiful art of embroidery in our hand embroidery 101 class. In this class, students will learn essential embroidery stitches such as straight stitching, french knots, backstitch, whipped backstitch, satin stitch, lazy daisy and stem stitch. In class you will be making Cozy blue’s “night garden”! Students will also learn about various types of threads and needles and embroidery materials.

Skills expected: None.

Materials needed: None, we’ll provide everything you need for class.

Materials provided: The Cozy Blue Night Garden Kit. Hoop, cloth, thread, needles.

Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 4-hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace bralette. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others.  The Daisy is a cute, comfy, easy to wear lingerie piece. The long line bralette features adjustable straps and lined seamed cups. Daisy was carefully designed to be versatile and provide you with subtle support while lounging, playing, sleeping, traveling or just going out.

  • Skills taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro classes or have equivalent experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: 1/4 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (9 inches) 54” or wider
  • Materials provided: The Daisy sewing pattern, elastic, bra accessories, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron and ironing board.
Feb
10
Sun
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch

The serger is often what sets homemade-looking garments apart from beautifully handmade garments. Learn the art of finishing your garment with a serger. In this class you will learn all the basics of the serger, including learning the parts of the serger, how to thread the machine, clean it, understand tension and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn various stitches and then sew a pair of leggings.

The Virginia leggings are a great intro to knits in conjunction with the serger. Leggings are a wardrobe staple, excellent as casual lounge pants or easily dressed up depending on your fabric choice. Pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Your fabric will need to have 40% stretch. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide.

Skills taught: The skills you will learn in this class are an understanding of using sergers, how to thread the serger and troubleshoot common issues, how to sew stretch fabrics, sewing a waistband, serging seams.

Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent experience. You have some basic garment sewing experience and know how to read a sewing pattern. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!

Materials needed: Fabric. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide. Fabric should have 40% stretch.

Materials provided: Sergers, leggings sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman

Julia McDermott is a novelist and the author of an award winning true story, creative nonfiction ALL THE ABOVE: MY SON’S BATTLE WITH BRAIN CANCER. Her latest novel, DADDY’S GIRL, is a domestic psychological suspense set in Atlanta. Julia has been featured at the Dahlonega Literary Festival, the Milton Literary Festival, the Decatur Book Festival, and at many other literary events. Julia is currently writing her next suspense novel and is ghostwriting a nonfiction book for an Atlanta media personality. Her short story, The Riverfest, will be included in the anthology DOWN TO THE RIVER to be published in April 2019 by Down & Out Books. A fluent French speaker, Julia is active in Atlanta’s French community. She is a member of Atlanta Pen Women and the Atlanta Writers Club, for whom she will present a talk on writing, marketing and publicizing creative nonfiction/memoir in March 2019. Come meet Julia on Sunday Feb. 10 at 1:00 when she will be with us to sign copies of her works.

Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 3 hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace Clover Boyshort. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others. The “Clover” is a playful, comfortable and cute boyshort panty. The fit is below the waist and the back is slightly cheeky with a center back seam. “Clover” is easy to make and requires minimum materials. Be ready to have fun making numerous “Clover” panties in many different colors and a variety of fabrics. Use a Cotton or Bamboo Spandex blend knit fabrics for a cute look, or stretch mesh for a romantic style.

  • Skills Taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills Expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent  experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials Provided: The Clover pattern, elastic, bra accessories, sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron & ironing board.
  • Materials Needed: 1/2 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (18 inches) 54” or wider; 7” x 7” light weight cotton jersey fabric for the gusset lining
Feb
11
Mon
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids’ Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina
Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids' Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina

 Brezza Cucina offers Kids Pizza-Making Classes the second Monday of every month! The restaurant’s culinary team teaches little chefs how to stretch pizza dough before they top pies themselves and watch as the pizzas bake in the restaurant’s wood fire oven.
Classes cost $25 per child, including a complimentary glass of wine for the accompanying adult, and are held from 5-7pm.
Participation can be reserved by emailing [email protected] and [email protected].

2019-11-21 17:30:00 2019-11-21 21:00:00 America/New_York Board Games & Brew Unplug with Rhen's Nest every 3rd Thursday of the month for game night at Ponce City Market. Bring the whole family or come solo, we'll have a library of games for you to choose from or bring your own. The Tap on Ponce will provide discounted brew and guests that purchase any of our games will receive a discount. Stop by, say hi, and PLAY! Rhen's Nest
Event details listed next to photo of floral workshop table

November 21 | 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

JJ’s Flower Hour

JJ's Flower Shop

Gather together and build beautiful floral arrangements from JJ’s new shop inside of Ponce City Market. JJ’s provides the flowers, a vase, all supplies, and instruction. Grab a cocktail or growler at your favorite PCM restaurant to sip on during the workshop! This is a weekly, intimate workshop capped at 5 people. If you have 5 pals, bring ’em with you and you’ve got a private workshop! If not, you’ll be paired with 4 of your new best friends.

Feb
5
Tue
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch

In our 2-part, advanced beginner dressmaking class, students will make The Day Dress by The Avid Seamstress. The classic silhouette is the essential dress pattern to teach you necessary dressmaking skills such as darts, set-in sleeves, gathered waist, invisible zipper closure … and POCKETS! Pattern and sewing tools included at class*.

 

*Note: Fabric not included. Check the pattern back for fabric yardage required for your size. Bring your pre-washed and pre-cut fabric to class. To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro-to-sewing classes or have equivalent of experience. You have some basic garment-sewing experience such as a pullover top or a-line skirt. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: See your required fabric yardage on the back of the pattern and bring your fabric pre-washed to class.
  • Materials provided: The Day Dress pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly

Engage with some of the southeast’s most talented independent filmmakers. Listen as they tell you about their most current production and how they plan to take it from script to screen. Learn from them as they explain their concept, how they find cast and crew, their financing strategy, and their marketing and business plan… aka how do they plan to distribute their film and actually make money!

After each pitch, the director/producer of the project will open the floor to questions for a 5 minute Q&A with the audience… ask them anything!

Each project that pitches already has a finished script and is deep into pre-production, with the ability to begin principal photography within 6 months. Their presentation at Film Pitch ATL is to help them gain more exposure for their project, close a funding round, fill final cast and crew positions, and potentially begin distribution conversations.

Join us in the audience if you’re an investor, a potential investor, actor, above and below the line crew, film business professionals, film enthusiast, or just curious to learn more about the ATL film scene.

Feb
6
Wed
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine, you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and useful reversible Japanese knot bag. Use it as a purse or a shopper. This simple design is equally simple to make.

  • Skills Taught: How to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.
  • Skills Expected: None, just an open mind.
  • Materials Needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton and heavier weight fabrics like canvas.
  • Materials Provided: The Japanese knot bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.
Feb
9
Sat
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books

George Weinstein is the author of five novels to date, including The Five Destinies of Carlos Moreno, the contemporary mystery, Aftermath, and the Southern historical novel, Hardscrabble Road, a favorite with book clubs. In addition, George speaks often at conferences, workshops, and other events. He has been an active participant and leader within the Atlanta Writers Club since 2001 and directs the AWC’s Atlanta Writers Conference twice each year. Meet George on Saturday, February 9th at 10 am as he signs copies of his novels at Posman Books Ponce City Market.

Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Learn the beautiful art of embroidery in our hand embroidery 101 class. In this class, students will learn essential embroidery stitches such as straight stitching, french knots, backstitch, whipped backstitch, satin stitch, lazy daisy and stem stitch. In class you will be making Cozy blue’s “night garden”! Students will also learn about various types of threads and needles and embroidery materials.

Skills expected: None.

Materials needed: None, we’ll provide everything you need for class.

Materials provided: The Cozy Blue Night Garden Kit. Hoop, cloth, thread, needles.

Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 4-hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace bralette. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others.  The Daisy is a cute, comfy, easy to wear lingerie piece. The long line bralette features adjustable straps and lined seamed cups. Daisy was carefully designed to be versatile and provide you with subtle support while lounging, playing, sleeping, traveling or just going out.

  • Skills taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro classes or have equivalent experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: 1/4 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (9 inches) 54” or wider
  • Materials provided: The Daisy sewing pattern, elastic, bra accessories, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron and ironing board.
Feb
10
Sun
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch

The serger is often what sets homemade-looking garments apart from beautifully handmade garments. Learn the art of finishing your garment with a serger. In this class you will learn all the basics of the serger, including learning the parts of the serger, how to thread the machine, clean it, understand tension and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn various stitches and then sew a pair of leggings.

The Virginia leggings are a great intro to knits in conjunction with the serger. Leggings are a wardrobe staple, excellent as casual lounge pants or easily dressed up depending on your fabric choice. Pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Your fabric will need to have 40% stretch. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide.

Skills taught: The skills you will learn in this class are an understanding of using sergers, how to thread the serger and troubleshoot common issues, how to sew stretch fabrics, sewing a waistband, serging seams.

Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent experience. You have some basic garment sewing experience and know how to read a sewing pattern. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!

Materials needed: Fabric. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide. Fabric should have 40% stretch.

Materials provided: Sergers, leggings sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman

Julia McDermott is a novelist and the author of an award winning true story, creative nonfiction ALL THE ABOVE: MY SON’S BATTLE WITH BRAIN CANCER. Her latest novel, DADDY’S GIRL, is a domestic psychological suspense set in Atlanta. Julia has been featured at the Dahlonega Literary Festival, the Milton Literary Festival, the Decatur Book Festival, and at many other literary events. Julia is currently writing her next suspense novel and is ghostwriting a nonfiction book for an Atlanta media personality. Her short story, The Riverfest, will be included in the anthology DOWN TO THE RIVER to be published in April 2019 by Down & Out Books. A fluent French speaker, Julia is active in Atlanta’s French community. She is a member of Atlanta Pen Women and the Atlanta Writers Club, for whom she will present a talk on writing, marketing and publicizing creative nonfiction/memoir in March 2019. Come meet Julia on Sunday Feb. 10 at 1:00 when she will be with us to sign copies of her works.

Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 3 hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace Clover Boyshort. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others. The “Clover” is a playful, comfortable and cute boyshort panty. The fit is below the waist and the back is slightly cheeky with a center back seam. “Clover” is easy to make and requires minimum materials. Be ready to have fun making numerous “Clover” panties in many different colors and a variety of fabrics. Use a Cotton or Bamboo Spandex blend knit fabrics for a cute look, or stretch mesh for a romantic style.

  • Skills Taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills Expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent  experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials Provided: The Clover pattern, elastic, bra accessories, sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron & ironing board.
  • Materials Needed: 1/2 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (18 inches) 54” or wider; 7” x 7” light weight cotton jersey fabric for the gusset lining
Feb
11
Mon
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids’ Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina
Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids' Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina

 Brezza Cucina offers Kids Pizza-Making Classes the second Monday of every month! The restaurant’s culinary team teaches little chefs how to stretch pizza dough before they top pies themselves and watch as the pizzas bake in the restaurant’s wood fire oven.
Classes cost $25 per child, including a complimentary glass of wine for the accompanying adult, and are held from 5-7pm.
Participation can be reserved by emailing [email protected] and [email protected].

2019-11-21 19:00:00 2019-11-21 20:30:00 America/New_York JJ’s Flower Hour Gather together and build beautiful floral arrangements from JJ's new shop inside of Ponce City Market. JJ's provides the flowers, a vase, all supplies, and instruction. Grab a cocktail or growler at your favorite PCM restaurant to sip on during the workshop! This is a weekly, intimate workshop capped at 5 people. If you have 5 pals, bring 'em with you and you've got a private workshop! If not, you'll be paired with 4 of your new best friends. JJ's Flower Shop

November 22 | 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Placita Friday

El Super Pan

Placita is back!!!

PLACITA aka La Plaza de Santurce in PR is a open air block of restaurants and bars centered by the Farmers Market where the people of San Juan meet on weekends to eat, drink, dance and socialize. On Friday’s (most popular Placita day) the crowds start arriving after work 5pm and it goes on till 4am or later…everyone from teenagers to grandpas hang out together and celebrate LIFE!

We are Super excited to bring you Placita ATL this Friday. Come party with us at Ponce City Market. As always, we’ll have tasty libations from Don Q and delicious Puerto Rican inspired tapas. Where else in Atlanta can you groove to great tunes, while holding a Don Q cocktail in one hand and a Bacalaito in the other? No where! Only in Placita! We’ll see you this Friday! Wepa!!!

Feb
5
Tue
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch

In our 2-part, advanced beginner dressmaking class, students will make The Day Dress by The Avid Seamstress. The classic silhouette is the essential dress pattern to teach you necessary dressmaking skills such as darts, set-in sleeves, gathered waist, invisible zipper closure … and POCKETS! Pattern and sewing tools included at class*.

 

*Note: Fabric not included. Check the pattern back for fabric yardage required for your size. Bring your pre-washed and pre-cut fabric to class. To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro-to-sewing classes or have equivalent of experience. You have some basic garment-sewing experience such as a pullover top or a-line skirt. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: See your required fabric yardage on the back of the pattern and bring your fabric pre-washed to class.
  • Materials provided: The Day Dress pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly

Engage with some of the southeast’s most talented independent filmmakers. Listen as they tell you about their most current production and how they plan to take it from script to screen. Learn from them as they explain their concept, how they find cast and crew, their financing strategy, and their marketing and business plan… aka how do they plan to distribute their film and actually make money!

After each pitch, the director/producer of the project will open the floor to questions for a 5 minute Q&A with the audience… ask them anything!

Each project that pitches already has a finished script and is deep into pre-production, with the ability to begin principal photography within 6 months. Their presentation at Film Pitch ATL is to help them gain more exposure for their project, close a funding round, fill final cast and crew positions, and potentially begin distribution conversations.

Join us in the audience if you’re an investor, a potential investor, actor, above and below the line crew, film business professionals, film enthusiast, or just curious to learn more about the ATL film scene.

Feb
6
Wed
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine, you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and useful reversible Japanese knot bag. Use it as a purse or a shopper. This simple design is equally simple to make.

  • Skills Taught: How to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.
  • Skills Expected: None, just an open mind.
  • Materials Needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton and heavier weight fabrics like canvas.
  • Materials Provided: The Japanese knot bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.
Feb
9
Sat
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books

George Weinstein is the author of five novels to date, including The Five Destinies of Carlos Moreno, the contemporary mystery, Aftermath, and the Southern historical novel, Hardscrabble Road, a favorite with book clubs. In addition, George speaks often at conferences, workshops, and other events. He has been an active participant and leader within the Atlanta Writers Club since 2001 and directs the AWC’s Atlanta Writers Conference twice each year. Meet George on Saturday, February 9th at 10 am as he signs copies of his novels at Posman Books Ponce City Market.

Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Learn the beautiful art of embroidery in our hand embroidery 101 class. In this class, students will learn essential embroidery stitches such as straight stitching, french knots, backstitch, whipped backstitch, satin stitch, lazy daisy and stem stitch. In class you will be making Cozy blue’s “night garden”! Students will also learn about various types of threads and needles and embroidery materials.

Skills expected: None.

Materials needed: None, we’ll provide everything you need for class.

Materials provided: The Cozy Blue Night Garden Kit. Hoop, cloth, thread, needles.

Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 4-hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace bralette. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others.  The Daisy is a cute, comfy, easy to wear lingerie piece. The long line bralette features adjustable straps and lined seamed cups. Daisy was carefully designed to be versatile and provide you with subtle support while lounging, playing, sleeping, traveling or just going out.

  • Skills taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro classes or have equivalent experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: 1/4 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (9 inches) 54” or wider
  • Materials provided: The Daisy sewing pattern, elastic, bra accessories, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron and ironing board.
Feb
10
Sun
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch

The serger is often what sets homemade-looking garments apart from beautifully handmade garments. Learn the art of finishing your garment with a serger. In this class you will learn all the basics of the serger, including learning the parts of the serger, how to thread the machine, clean it, understand tension and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn various stitches and then sew a pair of leggings.

The Virginia leggings are a great intro to knits in conjunction with the serger. Leggings are a wardrobe staple, excellent as casual lounge pants or easily dressed up depending on your fabric choice. Pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Your fabric will need to have 40% stretch. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide.

Skills taught: The skills you will learn in this class are an understanding of using sergers, how to thread the serger and troubleshoot common issues, how to sew stretch fabrics, sewing a waistband, serging seams.

Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent experience. You have some basic garment sewing experience and know how to read a sewing pattern. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!

Materials needed: Fabric. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide. Fabric should have 40% stretch.

Materials provided: Sergers, leggings sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman

Julia McDermott is a novelist and the author of an award winning true story, creative nonfiction ALL THE ABOVE: MY SON’S BATTLE WITH BRAIN CANCER. Her latest novel, DADDY’S GIRL, is a domestic psychological suspense set in Atlanta. Julia has been featured at the Dahlonega Literary Festival, the Milton Literary Festival, the Decatur Book Festival, and at many other literary events. Julia is currently writing her next suspense novel and is ghostwriting a nonfiction book for an Atlanta media personality. Her short story, The Riverfest, will be included in the anthology DOWN TO THE RIVER to be published in April 2019 by Down & Out Books. A fluent French speaker, Julia is active in Atlanta’s French community. She is a member of Atlanta Pen Women and the Atlanta Writers Club, for whom she will present a talk on writing, marketing and publicizing creative nonfiction/memoir in March 2019. Come meet Julia on Sunday Feb. 10 at 1:00 when she will be with us to sign copies of her works.

Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 3 hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace Clover Boyshort. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others. The “Clover” is a playful, comfortable and cute boyshort panty. The fit is below the waist and the back is slightly cheeky with a center back seam. “Clover” is easy to make and requires minimum materials. Be ready to have fun making numerous “Clover” panties in many different colors and a variety of fabrics. Use a Cotton or Bamboo Spandex blend knit fabrics for a cute look, or stretch mesh for a romantic style.

  • Skills Taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills Expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent  experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials Provided: The Clover pattern, elastic, bra accessories, sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron & ironing board.
  • Materials Needed: 1/2 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (18 inches) 54” or wider; 7” x 7” light weight cotton jersey fabric for the gusset lining
Feb
11
Mon
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids’ Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina
Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids' Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina

 Brezza Cucina offers Kids Pizza-Making Classes the second Monday of every month! The restaurant’s culinary team teaches little chefs how to stretch pizza dough before they top pies themselves and watch as the pizzas bake in the restaurant’s wood fire oven.
Classes cost $25 per child, including a complimentary glass of wine for the accompanying adult, and are held from 5-7pm.
Participation can be reserved by emailing [email protected] and [email protected].

2019-11-22 19:00:00 2019-11-22 23:00:00 America/New_York Placita Friday Placita is back!!! PLACITA aka La Plaza de Santurce in PR is a open air block of restaurants and bars centered by the Farmers Market where the people of San Juan meet on weekends to eat, drink, dance and socialize. On Friday's (most popular Placita day) the crowds start arriving after work 5pm and it goes on till 4am or later...everyone from teenagers to grandpas hang out together and celebrate LIFE! We are Super excited to bring you Placita ATL this Friday. Come party with us at Ponce City Market. As always, we'll have tasty libations from Don Q and delicious Puerto Rican inspired tapas. Where else in Atlanta can you groove to great tunes, while holding a Don Q cocktail in one hand and a Bacalaito in the other? No where! Only in Placita! We'll see you this Friday! Wepa!!! El Super Pan
Book cover of latest work by featured author.

November 30 | 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Meet the Author: Ann Temkin

Posman Books

The Smoking Nun recounts a woman’s conflicts over loving God, humanity, and one forbidden man. Passion, struggle, and betrayal ignite this true story lived amidst the Civil Rights Movement and Vietnam War. Meet Author, Ann Temkin, on Saturday, November 30th from 1 pm – 3 pm and get your copy of this exciting book signed.
Feb
5
Tue
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch

In our 2-part, advanced beginner dressmaking class, students will make The Day Dress by The Avid Seamstress. The classic silhouette is the essential dress pattern to teach you necessary dressmaking skills such as darts, set-in sleeves, gathered waist, invisible zipper closure … and POCKETS! Pattern and sewing tools included at class*.

 

*Note: Fabric not included. Check the pattern back for fabric yardage required for your size. Bring your pre-washed and pre-cut fabric to class. To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro-to-sewing classes or have equivalent of experience. You have some basic garment-sewing experience such as a pullover top or a-line skirt. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: See your required fabric yardage on the back of the pattern and bring your fabric pre-washed to class.
  • Materials provided: The Day Dress pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly

Engage with some of the southeast’s most talented independent filmmakers. Listen as they tell you about their most current production and how they plan to take it from script to screen. Learn from them as they explain their concept, how they find cast and crew, their financing strategy, and their marketing and business plan… aka how do they plan to distribute their film and actually make money!

After each pitch, the director/producer of the project will open the floor to questions for a 5 minute Q&A with the audience… ask them anything!

Each project that pitches already has a finished script and is deep into pre-production, with the ability to begin principal photography within 6 months. Their presentation at Film Pitch ATL is to help them gain more exposure for their project, close a funding round, fill final cast and crew positions, and potentially begin distribution conversations.

Join us in the audience if you’re an investor, a potential investor, actor, above and below the line crew, film business professionals, film enthusiast, or just curious to learn more about the ATL film scene.

Feb
6
Wed
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine, you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and useful reversible Japanese knot bag. Use it as a purse or a shopper. This simple design is equally simple to make.

  • Skills Taught: How to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.
  • Skills Expected: None, just an open mind.
  • Materials Needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton and heavier weight fabrics like canvas.
  • Materials Provided: The Japanese knot bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.
Feb
9
Sat
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books

George Weinstein is the author of five novels to date, including The Five Destinies of Carlos Moreno, the contemporary mystery, Aftermath, and the Southern historical novel, Hardscrabble Road, a favorite with book clubs. In addition, George speaks often at conferences, workshops, and other events. He has been an active participant and leader within the Atlanta Writers Club since 2001 and directs the AWC’s Atlanta Writers Conference twice each year. Meet George on Saturday, February 9th at 10 am as he signs copies of his novels at Posman Books Ponce City Market.

Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Learn the beautiful art of embroidery in our hand embroidery 101 class. In this class, students will learn essential embroidery stitches such as straight stitching, french knots, backstitch, whipped backstitch, satin stitch, lazy daisy and stem stitch. In class you will be making Cozy blue’s “night garden”! Students will also learn about various types of threads and needles and embroidery materials.

Skills expected: None.

Materials needed: None, we’ll provide everything you need for class.

Materials provided: The Cozy Blue Night Garden Kit. Hoop, cloth, thread, needles.

Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 4-hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace bralette. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others.  The Daisy is a cute, comfy, easy to wear lingerie piece. The long line bralette features adjustable straps and lined seamed cups. Daisy was carefully designed to be versatile and provide you with subtle support while lounging, playing, sleeping, traveling or just going out.

  • Skills taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro classes or have equivalent experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: 1/4 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (9 inches) 54” or wider
  • Materials provided: The Daisy sewing pattern, elastic, bra accessories, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron and ironing board.
Feb
10
Sun
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch

The serger is often what sets homemade-looking garments apart from beautifully handmade garments. Learn the art of finishing your garment with a serger. In this class you will learn all the basics of the serger, including learning the parts of the serger, how to thread the machine, clean it, understand tension and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn various stitches and then sew a pair of leggings.

The Virginia leggings are a great intro to knits in conjunction with the serger. Leggings are a wardrobe staple, excellent as casual lounge pants or easily dressed up depending on your fabric choice. Pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Your fabric will need to have 40% stretch. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide.

Skills taught: The skills you will learn in this class are an understanding of using sergers, how to thread the serger and troubleshoot common issues, how to sew stretch fabrics, sewing a waistband, serging seams.

Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent experience. You have some basic garment sewing experience and know how to read a sewing pattern. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!

Materials needed: Fabric. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide. Fabric should have 40% stretch.

Materials provided: Sergers, leggings sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman

Julia McDermott is a novelist and the author of an award winning true story, creative nonfiction ALL THE ABOVE: MY SON’S BATTLE WITH BRAIN CANCER. Her latest novel, DADDY’S GIRL, is a domestic psychological suspense set in Atlanta. Julia has been featured at the Dahlonega Literary Festival, the Milton Literary Festival, the Decatur Book Festival, and at many other literary events. Julia is currently writing her next suspense novel and is ghostwriting a nonfiction book for an Atlanta media personality. Her short story, The Riverfest, will be included in the anthology DOWN TO THE RIVER to be published in April 2019 by Down & Out Books. A fluent French speaker, Julia is active in Atlanta’s French community. She is a member of Atlanta Pen Women and the Atlanta Writers Club, for whom she will present a talk on writing, marketing and publicizing creative nonfiction/memoir in March 2019. Come meet Julia on Sunday Feb. 10 at 1:00 when she will be with us to sign copies of her works.

Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 3 hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace Clover Boyshort. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others. The “Clover” is a playful, comfortable and cute boyshort panty. The fit is below the waist and the back is slightly cheeky with a center back seam. “Clover” is easy to make and requires minimum materials. Be ready to have fun making numerous “Clover” panties in many different colors and a variety of fabrics. Use a Cotton or Bamboo Spandex blend knit fabrics for a cute look, or stretch mesh for a romantic style.

  • Skills Taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills Expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent  experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials Provided: The Clover pattern, elastic, bra accessories, sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron & ironing board.
  • Materials Needed: 1/2 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (18 inches) 54” or wider; 7” x 7” light weight cotton jersey fabric for the gusset lining
Feb
11
Mon
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids’ Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina
Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids' Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina

 Brezza Cucina offers Kids Pizza-Making Classes the second Monday of every month! The restaurant’s culinary team teaches little chefs how to stretch pizza dough before they top pies themselves and watch as the pizzas bake in the restaurant’s wood fire oven.
Classes cost $25 per child, including a complimentary glass of wine for the accompanying adult, and are held from 5-7pm.
Participation can be reserved by emailing [email protected] and [email protected].

2019-11-30 13:00:00 2019-11-30 15:00:00 America/New_York Meet the Author: Ann Temkin The Smoking Nun recounts a woman’s conflicts over loving God, humanity, and one forbidden man. Passion, struggle, and betrayal ignite this true story lived amidst the Civil Rights Movement and Vietnam War. Meet Author, Ann Temkin, on Saturday, November 30th from 1 pm - 3 pm and get your copy of this exciting book signed. Posman Books
Event details listed next to photo of floral workshop table

December 05 | 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

JJ’s Flower Hour

JJ's Flower Shop

Gather together and build beautiful floral arrangements from JJ’s new shop inside of Ponce City Market. JJ’s provides the flowers, a vase, all supplies, and instruction. Grab a cocktail or growler at your favorite PCM restaurant to sip on during the workshop! This is a weekly, intimate workshop capped at 5 people. If you have 5 pals, bring ’em with you and you’ve got a private workshop! If not, you’ll be paired with 4 of your new best friends.

Feb
5
Tue
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch

In our 2-part, advanced beginner dressmaking class, students will make The Day Dress by The Avid Seamstress. The classic silhouette is the essential dress pattern to teach you necessary dressmaking skills such as darts, set-in sleeves, gathered waist, invisible zipper closure … and POCKETS! Pattern and sewing tools included at class*.

 

*Note: Fabric not included. Check the pattern back for fabric yardage required for your size. Bring your pre-washed and pre-cut fabric to class. To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro-to-sewing classes or have equivalent of experience. You have some basic garment-sewing experience such as a pullover top or a-line skirt. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: See your required fabric yardage on the back of the pattern and bring your fabric pre-washed to class.
  • Materials provided: The Day Dress pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly

Engage with some of the southeast’s most talented independent filmmakers. Listen as they tell you about their most current production and how they plan to take it from script to screen. Learn from them as they explain their concept, how they find cast and crew, their financing strategy, and their marketing and business plan… aka how do they plan to distribute their film and actually make money!

After each pitch, the director/producer of the project will open the floor to questions for a 5 minute Q&A with the audience… ask them anything!

Each project that pitches already has a finished script and is deep into pre-production, with the ability to begin principal photography within 6 months. Their presentation at Film Pitch ATL is to help them gain more exposure for their project, close a funding round, fill final cast and crew positions, and potentially begin distribution conversations.

Join us in the audience if you’re an investor, a potential investor, actor, above and below the line crew, film business professionals, film enthusiast, or just curious to learn more about the ATL film scene.

Feb
6
Wed
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine, you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and useful reversible Japanese knot bag. Use it as a purse or a shopper. This simple design is equally simple to make.

  • Skills Taught: How to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.
  • Skills Expected: None, just an open mind.
  • Materials Needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton and heavier weight fabrics like canvas.
  • Materials Provided: The Japanese knot bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.
Feb
9
Sat
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books

George Weinstein is the author of five novels to date, including The Five Destinies of Carlos Moreno, the contemporary mystery, Aftermath, and the Southern historical novel, Hardscrabble Road, a favorite with book clubs. In addition, George speaks often at conferences, workshops, and other events. He has been an active participant and leader within the Atlanta Writers Club since 2001 and directs the AWC’s Atlanta Writers Conference twice each year. Meet George on Saturday, February 9th at 10 am as he signs copies of his novels at Posman Books Ponce City Market.

Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Learn the beautiful art of embroidery in our hand embroidery 101 class. In this class, students will learn essential embroidery stitches such as straight stitching, french knots, backstitch, whipped backstitch, satin stitch, lazy daisy and stem stitch. In class you will be making Cozy blue’s “night garden”! Students will also learn about various types of threads and needles and embroidery materials.

Skills expected: None.

Materials needed: None, we’ll provide everything you need for class.

Materials provided: The Cozy Blue Night Garden Kit. Hoop, cloth, thread, needles.

Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 4-hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace bralette. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others.  The Daisy is a cute, comfy, easy to wear lingerie piece. The long line bralette features adjustable straps and lined seamed cups. Daisy was carefully designed to be versatile and provide you with subtle support while lounging, playing, sleeping, traveling or just going out.

  • Skills taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro classes or have equivalent experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: 1/4 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (9 inches) 54” or wider
  • Materials provided: The Daisy sewing pattern, elastic, bra accessories, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron and ironing board.
Feb
10
Sun
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch

The serger is often what sets homemade-looking garments apart from beautifully handmade garments. Learn the art of finishing your garment with a serger. In this class you will learn all the basics of the serger, including learning the parts of the serger, how to thread the machine, clean it, understand tension and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn various stitches and then sew a pair of leggings.

The Virginia leggings are a great intro to knits in conjunction with the serger. Leggings are a wardrobe staple, excellent as casual lounge pants or easily dressed up depending on your fabric choice. Pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Your fabric will need to have 40% stretch. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide.

Skills taught: The skills you will learn in this class are an understanding of using sergers, how to thread the serger and troubleshoot common issues, how to sew stretch fabrics, sewing a waistband, serging seams.

Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent experience. You have some basic garment sewing experience and know how to read a sewing pattern. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!

Materials needed: Fabric. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide. Fabric should have 40% stretch.

Materials provided: Sergers, leggings sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman

Julia McDermott is a novelist and the author of an award winning true story, creative nonfiction ALL THE ABOVE: MY SON’S BATTLE WITH BRAIN CANCER. Her latest novel, DADDY’S GIRL, is a domestic psychological suspense set in Atlanta. Julia has been featured at the Dahlonega Literary Festival, the Milton Literary Festival, the Decatur Book Festival, and at many other literary events. Julia is currently writing her next suspense novel and is ghostwriting a nonfiction book for an Atlanta media personality. Her short story, The Riverfest, will be included in the anthology DOWN TO THE RIVER to be published in April 2019 by Down & Out Books. A fluent French speaker, Julia is active in Atlanta’s French community. She is a member of Atlanta Pen Women and the Atlanta Writers Club, for whom she will present a talk on writing, marketing and publicizing creative nonfiction/memoir in March 2019. Come meet Julia on Sunday Feb. 10 at 1:00 when she will be with us to sign copies of her works.

Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 3 hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace Clover Boyshort. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others. The “Clover” is a playful, comfortable and cute boyshort panty. The fit is below the waist and the back is slightly cheeky with a center back seam. “Clover” is easy to make and requires minimum materials. Be ready to have fun making numerous “Clover” panties in many different colors and a variety of fabrics. Use a Cotton or Bamboo Spandex blend knit fabrics for a cute look, or stretch mesh for a romantic style.

  • Skills Taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills Expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent  experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials Provided: The Clover pattern, elastic, bra accessories, sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron & ironing board.
  • Materials Needed: 1/2 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (18 inches) 54” or wider; 7” x 7” light weight cotton jersey fabric for the gusset lining
Feb
11
Mon
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids’ Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina
Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids' Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina

 Brezza Cucina offers Kids Pizza-Making Classes the second Monday of every month! The restaurant’s culinary team teaches little chefs how to stretch pizza dough before they top pies themselves and watch as the pizzas bake in the restaurant’s wood fire oven.
Classes cost $25 per child, including a complimentary glass of wine for the accompanying adult, and are held from 5-7pm.
Participation can be reserved by emailing [email protected] and [email protected].

2019-12-05 19:00:00 2019-12-05 20:30:00 America/New_York JJ’s Flower Hour Gather together and build beautiful floral arrangements from JJ's new shop inside of Ponce City Market. JJ's provides the flowers, a vase, all supplies, and instruction. Grab a cocktail or growler at your favorite PCM restaurant to sip on during the workshop! This is a weekly, intimate workshop capped at 5 people. If you have 5 pals, bring 'em with you and you've got a private workshop! If not, you'll be paired with 4 of your new best friends. JJ's Flower Shop
Photo of author signing books at recent event.

December 07 | 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Meet the Author: T. M. Brown

Posman Books

In T. M. Brown’s Award-winning Shiloh Mystery Series, Christmas in Shiloh draws the reader into the small-town of Shiloh as it prepares its annual pre-Christmas pageantry while Theo Phillips and his wife are caught up in the aftermath of scandals and dark secrets. Meet TM Brown and get your copies signed on December 7th from 12 pm – 4 pm!

Feb
5
Tue
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch

In our 2-part, advanced beginner dressmaking class, students will make The Day Dress by The Avid Seamstress. The classic silhouette is the essential dress pattern to teach you necessary dressmaking skills such as darts, set-in sleeves, gathered waist, invisible zipper closure … and POCKETS! Pattern and sewing tools included at class*.

 

*Note: Fabric not included. Check the pattern back for fabric yardage required for your size. Bring your pre-washed and pre-cut fabric to class. To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro-to-sewing classes or have equivalent of experience. You have some basic garment-sewing experience such as a pullover top or a-line skirt. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: See your required fabric yardage on the back of the pattern and bring your fabric pre-washed to class.
  • Materials provided: The Day Dress pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly

Engage with some of the southeast’s most talented independent filmmakers. Listen as they tell you about their most current production and how they plan to take it from script to screen. Learn from them as they explain their concept, how they find cast and crew, their financing strategy, and their marketing and business plan… aka how do they plan to distribute their film and actually make money!

After each pitch, the director/producer of the project will open the floor to questions for a 5 minute Q&A with the audience… ask them anything!

Each project that pitches already has a finished script and is deep into pre-production, with the ability to begin principal photography within 6 months. Their presentation at Film Pitch ATL is to help them gain more exposure for their project, close a funding round, fill final cast and crew positions, and potentially begin distribution conversations.

Join us in the audience if you’re an investor, a potential investor, actor, above and below the line crew, film business professionals, film enthusiast, or just curious to learn more about the ATL film scene.

Feb
6
Wed
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine, you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and useful reversible Japanese knot bag. Use it as a purse or a shopper. This simple design is equally simple to make.

  • Skills Taught: How to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.
  • Skills Expected: None, just an open mind.
  • Materials Needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton and heavier weight fabrics like canvas.
  • Materials Provided: The Japanese knot bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.
Feb
9
Sat
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books

George Weinstein is the author of five novels to date, including The Five Destinies of Carlos Moreno, the contemporary mystery, Aftermath, and the Southern historical novel, Hardscrabble Road, a favorite with book clubs. In addition, George speaks often at conferences, workshops, and other events. He has been an active participant and leader within the Atlanta Writers Club since 2001 and directs the AWC’s Atlanta Writers Conference twice each year. Meet George on Saturday, February 9th at 10 am as he signs copies of his novels at Posman Books Ponce City Market.

Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Learn the beautiful art of embroidery in our hand embroidery 101 class. In this class, students will learn essential embroidery stitches such as straight stitching, french knots, backstitch, whipped backstitch, satin stitch, lazy daisy and stem stitch. In class you will be making Cozy blue’s “night garden”! Students will also learn about various types of threads and needles and embroidery materials.

Skills expected: None.

Materials needed: None, we’ll provide everything you need for class.

Materials provided: The Cozy Blue Night Garden Kit. Hoop, cloth, thread, needles.

Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 4-hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace bralette. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others.  The Daisy is a cute, comfy, easy to wear lingerie piece. The long line bralette features adjustable straps and lined seamed cups. Daisy was carefully designed to be versatile and provide you with subtle support while lounging, playing, sleeping, traveling or just going out.

  • Skills taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro classes or have equivalent experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: 1/4 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (9 inches) 54” or wider
  • Materials provided: The Daisy sewing pattern, elastic, bra accessories, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron and ironing board.
Feb
10
Sun
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch

The serger is often what sets homemade-looking garments apart from beautifully handmade garments. Learn the art of finishing your garment with a serger. In this class you will learn all the basics of the serger, including learning the parts of the serger, how to thread the machine, clean it, understand tension and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn various stitches and then sew a pair of leggings.

The Virginia leggings are a great intro to knits in conjunction with the serger. Leggings are a wardrobe staple, excellent as casual lounge pants or easily dressed up depending on your fabric choice. Pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Your fabric will need to have 40% stretch. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide.

Skills taught: The skills you will learn in this class are an understanding of using sergers, how to thread the serger and troubleshoot common issues, how to sew stretch fabrics, sewing a waistband, serging seams.

Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent experience. You have some basic garment sewing experience and know how to read a sewing pattern. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!

Materials needed: Fabric. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide. Fabric should have 40% stretch.

Materials provided: Sergers, leggings sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman

Julia McDermott is a novelist and the author of an award winning true story, creative nonfiction ALL THE ABOVE: MY SON’S BATTLE WITH BRAIN CANCER. Her latest novel, DADDY’S GIRL, is a domestic psychological suspense set in Atlanta. Julia has been featured at the Dahlonega Literary Festival, the Milton Literary Festival, the Decatur Book Festival, and at many other literary events. Julia is currently writing her next suspense novel and is ghostwriting a nonfiction book for an Atlanta media personality. Her short story, The Riverfest, will be included in the anthology DOWN TO THE RIVER to be published in April 2019 by Down & Out Books. A fluent French speaker, Julia is active in Atlanta’s French community. She is a member of Atlanta Pen Women and the Atlanta Writers Club, for whom she will present a talk on writing, marketing and publicizing creative nonfiction/memoir in March 2019. Come meet Julia on Sunday Feb. 10 at 1:00 when she will be with us to sign copies of her works.

Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 3 hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace Clover Boyshort. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others. The “Clover” is a playful, comfortable and cute boyshort panty. The fit is below the waist and the back is slightly cheeky with a center back seam. “Clover” is easy to make and requires minimum materials. Be ready to have fun making numerous “Clover” panties in many different colors and a variety of fabrics. Use a Cotton or Bamboo Spandex blend knit fabrics for a cute look, or stretch mesh for a romantic style.

  • Skills Taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills Expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent  experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials Provided: The Clover pattern, elastic, bra accessories, sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron & ironing board.
  • Materials Needed: 1/2 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (18 inches) 54” or wider; 7” x 7” light weight cotton jersey fabric for the gusset lining
Feb
11
Mon
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids’ Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina
Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids' Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina

 Brezza Cucina offers Kids Pizza-Making Classes the second Monday of every month! The restaurant’s culinary team teaches little chefs how to stretch pizza dough before they top pies themselves and watch as the pizzas bake in the restaurant’s wood fire oven.
Classes cost $25 per child, including a complimentary glass of wine for the accompanying adult, and are held from 5-7pm.
Participation can be reserved by emailing [email protected] and [email protected].

2019-12-07 12:00:00 2019-12-07 16:00:00 America/New_York Meet the Author: T. M. Brown In T. M. Brown's Award-winning Shiloh Mystery Series, Christmas in Shiloh draws the reader into the small-town of Shiloh as it prepares its annual pre-Christmas pageantry while Theo Phillips and his wife are caught up in the aftermath of scandals and dark secrets. Meet TM Brown and get your copies signed on December 7th from 12 pm - 4 pm! Posman Books

December 10 | 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Atlanta Humane Society Puppy Pop-Up

Barking Hound Valet

Join the Atlanta Humane Society for a Tuesday pick-me-up like no other… with adoptable puppies! For a $10 donation, you and your all your friends can snuggle puppies and take the BEST. SELFIES. EVER.

Feb
5
Tue
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch

In our 2-part, advanced beginner dressmaking class, students will make The Day Dress by The Avid Seamstress. The classic silhouette is the essential dress pattern to teach you necessary dressmaking skills such as darts, set-in sleeves, gathered waist, invisible zipper closure … and POCKETS! Pattern and sewing tools included at class*.

 

*Note: Fabric not included. Check the pattern back for fabric yardage required for your size. Bring your pre-washed and pre-cut fabric to class. To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro-to-sewing classes or have equivalent of experience. You have some basic garment-sewing experience such as a pullover top or a-line skirt. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: See your required fabric yardage on the back of the pattern and bring your fabric pre-washed to class.
  • Materials provided: The Day Dress pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly

Engage with some of the southeast’s most talented independent filmmakers. Listen as they tell you about their most current production and how they plan to take it from script to screen. Learn from them as they explain their concept, how they find cast and crew, their financing strategy, and their marketing and business plan… aka how do they plan to distribute their film and actually make money!

After each pitch, the director/producer of the project will open the floor to questions for a 5 minute Q&A with the audience… ask them anything!

Each project that pitches already has a finished script and is deep into pre-production, with the ability to begin principal photography within 6 months. Their presentation at Film Pitch ATL is to help them gain more exposure for their project, close a funding round, fill final cast and crew positions, and potentially begin distribution conversations.

Join us in the audience if you’re an investor, a potential investor, actor, above and below the line crew, film business professionals, film enthusiast, or just curious to learn more about the ATL film scene.

Feb
6
Wed
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine, you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and useful reversible Japanese knot bag. Use it as a purse or a shopper. This simple design is equally simple to make.

  • Skills Taught: How to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.
  • Skills Expected: None, just an open mind.
  • Materials Needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton and heavier weight fabrics like canvas.
  • Materials Provided: The Japanese knot bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.
Feb
9
Sat
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books

George Weinstein is the author of five novels to date, including The Five Destinies of Carlos Moreno, the contemporary mystery, Aftermath, and the Southern historical novel, Hardscrabble Road, a favorite with book clubs. In addition, George speaks often at conferences, workshops, and other events. He has been an active participant and leader within the Atlanta Writers Club since 2001 and directs the AWC’s Atlanta Writers Conference twice each year. Meet George on Saturday, February 9th at 10 am as he signs copies of his novels at Posman Books Ponce City Market.

Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Learn the beautiful art of embroidery in our hand embroidery 101 class. In this class, students will learn essential embroidery stitches such as straight stitching, french knots, backstitch, whipped backstitch, satin stitch, lazy daisy and stem stitch. In class you will be making Cozy blue’s “night garden”! Students will also learn about various types of threads and needles and embroidery materials.

Skills expected: None.

Materials needed: None, we’ll provide everything you need for class.

Materials provided: The Cozy Blue Night Garden Kit. Hoop, cloth, thread, needles.

Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 4-hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace bralette. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others.  The Daisy is a cute, comfy, easy to wear lingerie piece. The long line bralette features adjustable straps and lined seamed cups. Daisy was carefully designed to be versatile and provide you with subtle support while lounging, playing, sleeping, traveling or just going out.

  • Skills taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro classes or have equivalent experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: 1/4 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (9 inches) 54” or wider
  • Materials provided: The Daisy sewing pattern, elastic, bra accessories, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron and ironing board.
Feb
10
Sun
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch

The serger is often what sets homemade-looking garments apart from beautifully handmade garments. Learn the art of finishing your garment with a serger. In this class you will learn all the basics of the serger, including learning the parts of the serger, how to thread the machine, clean it, understand tension and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn various stitches and then sew a pair of leggings.

The Virginia leggings are a great intro to knits in conjunction with the serger. Leggings are a wardrobe staple, excellent as casual lounge pants or easily dressed up depending on your fabric choice. Pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Your fabric will need to have 40% stretch. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide.

Skills taught: The skills you will learn in this class are an understanding of using sergers, how to thread the serger and troubleshoot common issues, how to sew stretch fabrics, sewing a waistband, serging seams.

Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent experience. You have some basic garment sewing experience and know how to read a sewing pattern. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!

Materials needed: Fabric. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide. Fabric should have 40% stretch.

Materials provided: Sergers, leggings sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman

Julia McDermott is a novelist and the author of an award winning true story, creative nonfiction ALL THE ABOVE: MY SON’S BATTLE WITH BRAIN CANCER. Her latest novel, DADDY’S GIRL, is a domestic psychological suspense set in Atlanta. Julia has been featured at the Dahlonega Literary Festival, the Milton Literary Festival, the Decatur Book Festival, and at many other literary events. Julia is currently writing her next suspense novel and is ghostwriting a nonfiction book for an Atlanta media personality. Her short story, The Riverfest, will be included in the anthology DOWN TO THE RIVER to be published in April 2019 by Down & Out Books. A fluent French speaker, Julia is active in Atlanta’s French community. She is a member of Atlanta Pen Women and the Atlanta Writers Club, for whom she will present a talk on writing, marketing and publicizing creative nonfiction/memoir in March 2019. Come meet Julia on Sunday Feb. 10 at 1:00 when she will be with us to sign copies of her works.

Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 3 hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace Clover Boyshort. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others. The “Clover” is a playful, comfortable and cute boyshort panty. The fit is below the waist and the back is slightly cheeky with a center back seam. “Clover” is easy to make and requires minimum materials. Be ready to have fun making numerous “Clover” panties in many different colors and a variety of fabrics. Use a Cotton or Bamboo Spandex blend knit fabrics for a cute look, or stretch mesh for a romantic style.

  • Skills Taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills Expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent  experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials Provided: The Clover pattern, elastic, bra accessories, sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron & ironing board.
  • Materials Needed: 1/2 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (18 inches) 54” or wider; 7” x 7” light weight cotton jersey fabric for the gusset lining
Feb
11
Mon
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids’ Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina
Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids' Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina

 Brezza Cucina offers Kids Pizza-Making Classes the second Monday of every month! The restaurant’s culinary team teaches little chefs how to stretch pizza dough before they top pies themselves and watch as the pizzas bake in the restaurant’s wood fire oven.
Classes cost $25 per child, including a complimentary glass of wine for the accompanying adult, and are held from 5-7pm.
Participation can be reserved by emailing [email protected] and [email protected].

2019-12-10 16:30:00 2019-12-10 18:30:00 America/New_York Atlanta Humane Society Puppy Pop-Up Join the Atlanta Humane Society for a Tuesday pick-me-up like no other... with adoptable puppies! For a $10 donation, you and your all your friends can snuggle puppies and take the BEST. SELFIES. EVER. Barking Hound Valet
Event details listed next to photo of floral workshop table

December 12 | 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

JJ’s Flower Hour

JJ's Flower Shop

Gather together and build beautiful floral arrangements from JJ’s new shop inside of Ponce City Market. JJ’s provides the flowers, a vase, all supplies, and instruction. Grab a cocktail or growler at your favorite PCM restaurant to sip on during the workshop! This is a weekly, intimate workshop capped at 5 people. If you have 5 pals, bring ’em with you and you’ve got a private workshop! If not, you’ll be paired with 4 of your new best friends.

Feb
5
Tue
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch

In our 2-part, advanced beginner dressmaking class, students will make The Day Dress by The Avid Seamstress. The classic silhouette is the essential dress pattern to teach you necessary dressmaking skills such as darts, set-in sleeves, gathered waist, invisible zipper closure … and POCKETS! Pattern and sewing tools included at class*.

 

*Note: Fabric not included. Check the pattern back for fabric yardage required for your size. Bring your pre-washed and pre-cut fabric to class. To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro-to-sewing classes or have equivalent of experience. You have some basic garment-sewing experience such as a pullover top or a-line skirt. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: See your required fabric yardage on the back of the pattern and bring your fabric pre-washed to class.
  • Materials provided: The Day Dress pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly

Engage with some of the southeast’s most talented independent filmmakers. Listen as they tell you about their most current production and how they plan to take it from script to screen. Learn from them as they explain their concept, how they find cast and crew, their financing strategy, and their marketing and business plan… aka how do they plan to distribute their film and actually make money!

After each pitch, the director/producer of the project will open the floor to questions for a 5 minute Q&A with the audience… ask them anything!

Each project that pitches already has a finished script and is deep into pre-production, with the ability to begin principal photography within 6 months. Their presentation at Film Pitch ATL is to help them gain more exposure for their project, close a funding round, fill final cast and crew positions, and potentially begin distribution conversations.

Join us in the audience if you’re an investor, a potential investor, actor, above and below the line crew, film business professionals, film enthusiast, or just curious to learn more about the ATL film scene.

Feb
6
Wed
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine, you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and useful reversible Japanese knot bag. Use it as a purse or a shopper. This simple design is equally simple to make.

  • Skills Taught: How to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.
  • Skills Expected: None, just an open mind.
  • Materials Needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton and heavier weight fabrics like canvas.
  • Materials Provided: The Japanese knot bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.
Feb
9
Sat
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books

George Weinstein is the author of five novels to date, including The Five Destinies of Carlos Moreno, the contemporary mystery, Aftermath, and the Southern historical novel, Hardscrabble Road, a favorite with book clubs. In addition, George speaks often at conferences, workshops, and other events. He has been an active participant and leader within the Atlanta Writers Club since 2001 and directs the AWC’s Atlanta Writers Conference twice each year. Meet George on Saturday, February 9th at 10 am as he signs copies of his novels at Posman Books Ponce City Market.

Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Learn the beautiful art of embroidery in our hand embroidery 101 class. In this class, students will learn essential embroidery stitches such as straight stitching, french knots, backstitch, whipped backstitch, satin stitch, lazy daisy and stem stitch. In class you will be making Cozy blue’s “night garden”! Students will also learn about various types of threads and needles and embroidery materials.

Skills expected: None.

Materials needed: None, we’ll provide everything you need for class.

Materials provided: The Cozy Blue Night Garden Kit. Hoop, cloth, thread, needles.

Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 4-hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace bralette. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others.  The Daisy is a cute, comfy, easy to wear lingerie piece. The long line bralette features adjustable straps and lined seamed cups. Daisy was carefully designed to be versatile and provide you with subtle support while lounging, playing, sleeping, traveling or just going out.

  • Skills taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro classes or have equivalent experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: 1/4 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (9 inches) 54” or wider
  • Materials provided: The Daisy sewing pattern, elastic, bra accessories, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron and ironing board.
Feb
10
Sun
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch

The serger is often what sets homemade-looking garments apart from beautifully handmade garments. Learn the art of finishing your garment with a serger. In this class you will learn all the basics of the serger, including learning the parts of the serger, how to thread the machine, clean it, understand tension and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn various stitches and then sew a pair of leggings.

The Virginia leggings are a great intro to knits in conjunction with the serger. Leggings are a wardrobe staple, excellent as casual lounge pants or easily dressed up depending on your fabric choice. Pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Your fabric will need to have 40% stretch. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide.

Skills taught: The skills you will learn in this class are an understanding of using sergers, how to thread the serger and troubleshoot common issues, how to sew stretch fabrics, sewing a waistband, serging seams.

Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent experience. You have some basic garment sewing experience and know how to read a sewing pattern. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!

Materials needed: Fabric. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide. Fabric should have 40% stretch.

Materials provided: Sergers, leggings sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman

Julia McDermott is a novelist and the author of an award winning true story, creative nonfiction ALL THE ABOVE: MY SON’S BATTLE WITH BRAIN CANCER. Her latest novel, DADDY’S GIRL, is a domestic psychological suspense set in Atlanta. Julia has been featured at the Dahlonega Literary Festival, the Milton Literary Festival, the Decatur Book Festival, and at many other literary events. Julia is currently writing her next suspense novel and is ghostwriting a nonfiction book for an Atlanta media personality. Her short story, The Riverfest, will be included in the anthology DOWN TO THE RIVER to be published in April 2019 by Down & Out Books. A fluent French speaker, Julia is active in Atlanta’s French community. She is a member of Atlanta Pen Women and the Atlanta Writers Club, for whom she will present a talk on writing, marketing and publicizing creative nonfiction/memoir in March 2019. Come meet Julia on Sunday Feb. 10 at 1:00 when she will be with us to sign copies of her works.

Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 3 hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace Clover Boyshort. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others. The “Clover” is a playful, comfortable and cute boyshort panty. The fit is below the waist and the back is slightly cheeky with a center back seam. “Clover” is easy to make and requires minimum materials. Be ready to have fun making numerous “Clover” panties in many different colors and a variety of fabrics. Use a Cotton or Bamboo Spandex blend knit fabrics for a cute look, or stretch mesh for a romantic style.

  • Skills Taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills Expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent  experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials Provided: The Clover pattern, elastic, bra accessories, sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron & ironing board.
  • Materials Needed: 1/2 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (18 inches) 54” or wider; 7” x 7” light weight cotton jersey fabric for the gusset lining
Feb
11
Mon
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids’ Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina
Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids' Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina

 Brezza Cucina offers Kids Pizza-Making Classes the second Monday of every month! The restaurant’s culinary team teaches little chefs how to stretch pizza dough before they top pies themselves and watch as the pizzas bake in the restaurant’s wood fire oven.
Classes cost $25 per child, including a complimentary glass of wine for the accompanying adult, and are held from 5-7pm.
Participation can be reserved by emailing [email protected] and [email protected].

2019-12-12 19:00:00 2019-12-12 20:30:00 America/New_York JJ’s Flower Hour Gather together and build beautiful floral arrangements from JJ's new shop inside of Ponce City Market. JJ's provides the flowers, a vase, all supplies, and instruction. Grab a cocktail or growler at your favorite PCM restaurant to sip on during the workshop! This is a weekly, intimate workshop capped at 5 people. If you have 5 pals, bring 'em with you and you've got a private workshop! If not, you'll be paired with 4 of your new best friends. JJ's Flower Shop

December 19 | 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Board Games & Brew

Rhen's Nest

Unplug with Rhen’s Nest every 3rd Thursday of the month for game night at Ponce City Market. Bring the whole family or come solo, we’ll have a library of games for you to choose from or bring your own. The Tap on Ponce will provide discounted brew and guests that purchase any of our games will receive a discount.
Stop by, say hi, and PLAY!

Feb
5
Tue
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch

In our 2-part, advanced beginner dressmaking class, students will make The Day Dress by The Avid Seamstress. The classic silhouette is the essential dress pattern to teach you necessary dressmaking skills such as darts, set-in sleeves, gathered waist, invisible zipper closure … and POCKETS! Pattern and sewing tools included at class*.

 

*Note: Fabric not included. Check the pattern back for fabric yardage required for your size. Bring your pre-washed and pre-cut fabric to class. To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro-to-sewing classes or have equivalent of experience. You have some basic garment-sewing experience such as a pullover top or a-line skirt. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: See your required fabric yardage on the back of the pattern and bring your fabric pre-washed to class.
  • Materials provided: The Day Dress pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly

Engage with some of the southeast’s most talented independent filmmakers. Listen as they tell you about their most current production and how they plan to take it from script to screen. Learn from them as they explain their concept, how they find cast and crew, their financing strategy, and their marketing and business plan… aka how do they plan to distribute their film and actually make money!

After each pitch, the director/producer of the project will open the floor to questions for a 5 minute Q&A with the audience… ask them anything!

Each project that pitches already has a finished script and is deep into pre-production, with the ability to begin principal photography within 6 months. Their presentation at Film Pitch ATL is to help them gain more exposure for their project, close a funding round, fill final cast and crew positions, and potentially begin distribution conversations.

Join us in the audience if you’re an investor, a potential investor, actor, above and below the line crew, film business professionals, film enthusiast, or just curious to learn more about the ATL film scene.

Feb
6
Wed
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine, you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and useful reversible Japanese knot bag. Use it as a purse or a shopper. This simple design is equally simple to make.

  • Skills Taught: How to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.
  • Skills Expected: None, just an open mind.
  • Materials Needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton and heavier weight fabrics like canvas.
  • Materials Provided: The Japanese knot bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.
Feb
9
Sat
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books

George Weinstein is the author of five novels to date, including The Five Destinies of Carlos Moreno, the contemporary mystery, Aftermath, and the Southern historical novel, Hardscrabble Road, a favorite with book clubs. In addition, George speaks often at conferences, workshops, and other events. He has been an active participant and leader within the Atlanta Writers Club since 2001 and directs the AWC’s Atlanta Writers Conference twice each year. Meet George on Saturday, February 9th at 10 am as he signs copies of his novels at Posman Books Ponce City Market.

Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Learn the beautiful art of embroidery in our hand embroidery 101 class. In this class, students will learn essential embroidery stitches such as straight stitching, french knots, backstitch, whipped backstitch, satin stitch, lazy daisy and stem stitch. In class you will be making Cozy blue’s “night garden”! Students will also learn about various types of threads and needles and embroidery materials.

Skills expected: None.

Materials needed: None, we’ll provide everything you need for class.

Materials provided: The Cozy Blue Night Garden Kit. Hoop, cloth, thread, needles.

Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 4-hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace bralette. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others.  The Daisy is a cute, comfy, easy to wear lingerie piece. The long line bralette features adjustable straps and lined seamed cups. Daisy was carefully designed to be versatile and provide you with subtle support while lounging, playing, sleeping, traveling or just going out.

  • Skills taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro classes or have equivalent experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: 1/4 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (9 inches) 54” or wider
  • Materials provided: The Daisy sewing pattern, elastic, bra accessories, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron and ironing board.
Feb
10
Sun
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch

The serger is often what sets homemade-looking garments apart from beautifully handmade garments. Learn the art of finishing your garment with a serger. In this class you will learn all the basics of the serger, including learning the parts of the serger, how to thread the machine, clean it, understand tension and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn various stitches and then sew a pair of leggings.

The Virginia leggings are a great intro to knits in conjunction with the serger. Leggings are a wardrobe staple, excellent as casual lounge pants or easily dressed up depending on your fabric choice. Pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Your fabric will need to have 40% stretch. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide.

Skills taught: The skills you will learn in this class are an understanding of using sergers, how to thread the serger and troubleshoot common issues, how to sew stretch fabrics, sewing a waistband, serging seams.

Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent experience. You have some basic garment sewing experience and know how to read a sewing pattern. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!

Materials needed: Fabric. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide. Fabric should have 40% stretch.

Materials provided: Sergers, leggings sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman

Julia McDermott is a novelist and the author of an award winning true story, creative nonfiction ALL THE ABOVE: MY SON’S BATTLE WITH BRAIN CANCER. Her latest novel, DADDY’S GIRL, is a domestic psychological suspense set in Atlanta. Julia has been featured at the Dahlonega Literary Festival, the Milton Literary Festival, the Decatur Book Festival, and at many other literary events. Julia is currently writing her next suspense novel and is ghostwriting a nonfiction book for an Atlanta media personality. Her short story, The Riverfest, will be included in the anthology DOWN TO THE RIVER to be published in April 2019 by Down & Out Books. A fluent French speaker, Julia is active in Atlanta’s French community. She is a member of Atlanta Pen Women and the Atlanta Writers Club, for whom she will present a talk on writing, marketing and publicizing creative nonfiction/memoir in March 2019. Come meet Julia on Sunday Feb. 10 at 1:00 when she will be with us to sign copies of her works.

Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 3 hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace Clover Boyshort. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others. The “Clover” is a playful, comfortable and cute boyshort panty. The fit is below the waist and the back is slightly cheeky with a center back seam. “Clover” is easy to make and requires minimum materials. Be ready to have fun making numerous “Clover” panties in many different colors and a variety of fabrics. Use a Cotton or Bamboo Spandex blend knit fabrics for a cute look, or stretch mesh for a romantic style.

  • Skills Taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills Expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent  experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials Provided: The Clover pattern, elastic, bra accessories, sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron & ironing board.
  • Materials Needed: 1/2 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (18 inches) 54” or wider; 7” x 7” light weight cotton jersey fabric for the gusset lining
Feb
11
Mon
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids’ Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina
Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids' Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina

 Brezza Cucina offers Kids Pizza-Making Classes the second Monday of every month! The restaurant’s culinary team teaches little chefs how to stretch pizza dough before they top pies themselves and watch as the pizzas bake in the restaurant’s wood fire oven.
Classes cost $25 per child, including a complimentary glass of wine for the accompanying adult, and are held from 5-7pm.
Participation can be reserved by emailing [email protected] and [email protected].

2019-12-19 17:30:00 2019-12-19 21:00:00 America/New_York Board Games & Brew Unplug with Rhen's Nest every 3rd Thursday of the month for game night at Ponce City Market. Bring the whole family or come solo, we'll have a library of games for you to choose from or bring your own. The Tap on Ponce will provide discounted brew and guests that purchase any of our games will receive a discount. Stop by, say hi, and PLAY! Rhen's Nest
Event details listed next to photo of floral workshop table

December 19 | 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

JJ’s Flower Hour

JJ's Flower Shop

Gather together and build beautiful floral arrangements from JJ’s new shop inside of Ponce City Market. JJ’s provides the flowers, a vase, all supplies, and instruction. Grab a cocktail or growler at your favorite PCM restaurant to sip on during the workshop! This is a weekly, intimate workshop capped at 5 people. If you have 5 pals, bring ’em with you and you’ve got a private workshop! If not, you’ll be paired with 4 of your new best friends.

Feb
5
Tue
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch

In our 2-part, advanced beginner dressmaking class, students will make The Day Dress by The Avid Seamstress. The classic silhouette is the essential dress pattern to teach you necessary dressmaking skills such as darts, set-in sleeves, gathered waist, invisible zipper closure … and POCKETS! Pattern and sewing tools included at class*.

 

*Note: Fabric not included. Check the pattern back for fabric yardage required for your size. Bring your pre-washed and pre-cut fabric to class. To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro-to-sewing classes or have equivalent of experience. You have some basic garment-sewing experience such as a pullover top or a-line skirt. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: See your required fabric yardage on the back of the pattern and bring your fabric pre-washed to class.
  • Materials provided: The Day Dress pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly

Engage with some of the southeast’s most talented independent filmmakers. Listen as they tell you about their most current production and how they plan to take it from script to screen. Learn from them as they explain their concept, how they find cast and crew, their financing strategy, and their marketing and business plan… aka how do they plan to distribute their film and actually make money!

After each pitch, the director/producer of the project will open the floor to questions for a 5 minute Q&A with the audience… ask them anything!

Each project that pitches already has a finished script and is deep into pre-production, with the ability to begin principal photography within 6 months. Their presentation at Film Pitch ATL is to help them gain more exposure for their project, close a funding round, fill final cast and crew positions, and potentially begin distribution conversations.

Join us in the audience if you’re an investor, a potential investor, actor, above and below the line crew, film business professionals, film enthusiast, or just curious to learn more about the ATL film scene.

Feb
6
Wed
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine, you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and useful reversible Japanese knot bag. Use it as a purse or a shopper. This simple design is equally simple to make.

  • Skills Taught: How to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.
  • Skills Expected: None, just an open mind.
  • Materials Needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton and heavier weight fabrics like canvas.
  • Materials Provided: The Japanese knot bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.
Feb
9
Sat
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books

George Weinstein is the author of five novels to date, including The Five Destinies of Carlos Moreno, the contemporary mystery, Aftermath, and the Southern historical novel, Hardscrabble Road, a favorite with book clubs. In addition, George speaks often at conferences, workshops, and other events. He has been an active participant and leader within the Atlanta Writers Club since 2001 and directs the AWC’s Atlanta Writers Conference twice each year. Meet George on Saturday, February 9th at 10 am as he signs copies of his novels at Posman Books Ponce City Market.

Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Learn the beautiful art of embroidery in our hand embroidery 101 class. In this class, students will learn essential embroidery stitches such as straight stitching, french knots, backstitch, whipped backstitch, satin stitch, lazy daisy and stem stitch. In class you will be making Cozy blue’s “night garden”! Students will also learn about various types of threads and needles and embroidery materials.

Skills expected: None.

Materials needed: None, we’ll provide everything you need for class.

Materials provided: The Cozy Blue Night Garden Kit. Hoop, cloth, thread, needles.

Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 4-hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace bralette. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others.  The Daisy is a cute, comfy, easy to wear lingerie piece. The long line bralette features adjustable straps and lined seamed cups. Daisy was carefully designed to be versatile and provide you with subtle support while lounging, playing, sleeping, traveling or just going out.

  • Skills taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro classes or have equivalent experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: 1/4 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (9 inches) 54” or wider
  • Materials provided: The Daisy sewing pattern, elastic, bra accessories, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron and ironing board.
Feb
10
Sun
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch

The serger is often what sets homemade-looking garments apart from beautifully handmade garments. Learn the art of finishing your garment with a serger. In this class you will learn all the basics of the serger, including learning the parts of the serger, how to thread the machine, clean it, understand tension and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn various stitches and then sew a pair of leggings.

The Virginia leggings are a great intro to knits in conjunction with the serger. Leggings are a wardrobe staple, excellent as casual lounge pants or easily dressed up depending on your fabric choice. Pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Your fabric will need to have 40% stretch. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide.

Skills taught: The skills you will learn in this class are an understanding of using sergers, how to thread the serger and troubleshoot common issues, how to sew stretch fabrics, sewing a waistband, serging seams.

Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent experience. You have some basic garment sewing experience and know how to read a sewing pattern. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!

Materials needed: Fabric. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide. Fabric should have 40% stretch.

Materials provided: Sergers, leggings sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman

Julia McDermott is a novelist and the author of an award winning true story, creative nonfiction ALL THE ABOVE: MY SON’S BATTLE WITH BRAIN CANCER. Her latest novel, DADDY’S GIRL, is a domestic psychological suspense set in Atlanta. Julia has been featured at the Dahlonega Literary Festival, the Milton Literary Festival, the Decatur Book Festival, and at many other literary events. Julia is currently writing her next suspense novel and is ghostwriting a nonfiction book for an Atlanta media personality. Her short story, The Riverfest, will be included in the anthology DOWN TO THE RIVER to be published in April 2019 by Down & Out Books. A fluent French speaker, Julia is active in Atlanta’s French community. She is a member of Atlanta Pen Women and the Atlanta Writers Club, for whom she will present a talk on writing, marketing and publicizing creative nonfiction/memoir in March 2019. Come meet Julia on Sunday Feb. 10 at 1:00 when she will be with us to sign copies of her works.

Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 3 hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace Clover Boyshort. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others. The “Clover” is a playful, comfortable and cute boyshort panty. The fit is below the waist and the back is slightly cheeky with a center back seam. “Clover” is easy to make and requires minimum materials. Be ready to have fun making numerous “Clover” panties in many different colors and a variety of fabrics. Use a Cotton or Bamboo Spandex blend knit fabrics for a cute look, or stretch mesh for a romantic style.

  • Skills Taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills Expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent  experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials Provided: The Clover pattern, elastic, bra accessories, sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron & ironing board.
  • Materials Needed: 1/2 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (18 inches) 54” or wider; 7” x 7” light weight cotton jersey fabric for the gusset lining
Feb
11
Mon
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids’ Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina
Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids' Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina

 Brezza Cucina offers Kids Pizza-Making Classes the second Monday of every month! The restaurant’s culinary team teaches little chefs how to stretch pizza dough before they top pies themselves and watch as the pizzas bake in the restaurant’s wood fire oven.
Classes cost $25 per child, including a complimentary glass of wine for the accompanying adult, and are held from 5-7pm.
Participation can be reserved by emailing [email protected] and [email protected].

2019-12-19 19:00:00 2019-12-19 20:30:00 America/New_York JJ’s Flower Hour Gather together and build beautiful floral arrangements from JJ's new shop inside of Ponce City Market. JJ's provides the flowers, a vase, all supplies, and instruction. Grab a cocktail or growler at your favorite PCM restaurant to sip on during the workshop! This is a weekly, intimate workshop capped at 5 people. If you have 5 pals, bring 'em with you and you've got a private workshop! If not, you'll be paired with 4 of your new best friends. JJ's Flower Shop

December 20 | 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Placita Friday

El Super Pan

Placita is back!!!

PLACITA aka La Plaza de Santurce in PR is a open air block of restaurants and bars centered by the Farmers Market where the people of San Juan meet on weekends to eat, drink, dance and socialize. On Friday’s (most popular Placita day) the crowds start arriving after work 5pm and it goes on till 4am or later…everyone from teenagers to grandpas hang out together and celebrate LIFE!

We are Super excited to bring you Placita ATL this Friday. Come party with us at Ponce City Market. As always, we’ll have tasty libations from Don Q and delicious Puerto Rican inspired tapas. Where else in Atlanta can you groove to great tunes, while holding a Don Q cocktail in one hand and a Bacalaito in the other? No where! Only in Placita! We’ll see you this Friday! Wepa!!!

Feb
5
Tue
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Dressmaking: Essential Skills (Pt.1) @ Topstitch

In our 2-part, advanced beginner dressmaking class, students will make The Day Dress by The Avid Seamstress. The classic silhouette is the essential dress pattern to teach you necessary dressmaking skills such as darts, set-in sleeves, gathered waist, invisible zipper closure … and POCKETS! Pattern and sewing tools included at class*.

 

*Note: Fabric not included. Check the pattern back for fabric yardage required for your size. Bring your pre-washed and pre-cut fabric to class. To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro-to-sewing classes or have equivalent of experience. You have some basic garment-sewing experience such as a pullover top or a-line skirt. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: See your required fabric yardage on the back of the pattern and bring your fabric pre-washed to class.
  • Materials provided: The Day Dress pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
RoleCall Presents: Film Pitch ATL @ General Assembly

Engage with some of the southeast’s most talented independent filmmakers. Listen as they tell you about their most current production and how they plan to take it from script to screen. Learn from them as they explain their concept, how they find cast and crew, their financing strategy, and their marketing and business plan… aka how do they plan to distribute their film and actually make money!

After each pitch, the director/producer of the project will open the floor to questions for a 5 minute Q&A with the audience… ask them anything!

Each project that pitches already has a finished script and is deep into pre-production, with the ability to begin principal photography within 6 months. Their presentation at Film Pitch ATL is to help them gain more exposure for their project, close a funding round, fill final cast and crew positions, and potentially begin distribution conversations.

Join us in the audience if you’re an investor, a potential investor, actor, above and below the line crew, film business professionals, film enthusiast, or just curious to learn more about the ATL film scene.

Feb
6
Wed
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Reversible Knot Bag @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine, you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and useful reversible Japanese knot bag. Use it as a purse or a shopper. This simple design is equally simple to make.

  • Skills Taught: How to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.
  • Skills Expected: None, just an open mind.
  • Materials Needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton and heavier weight fabrics like canvas.
  • Materials Provided: The Japanese knot bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.
Feb
9
Sat
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Meet the Author: George Weinstein @ Posman Books

George Weinstein is the author of five novels to date, including The Five Destinies of Carlos Moreno, the contemporary mystery, Aftermath, and the Southern historical novel, Hardscrabble Road, a favorite with book clubs. In addition, George speaks often at conferences, workshops, and other events. He has been an active participant and leader within the Atlanta Writers Club since 2001 and directs the AWC’s Atlanta Writers Conference twice each year. Meet George on Saturday, February 9th at 10 am as he signs copies of his novels at Posman Books Ponce City Market.

Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch: Embroidery 101 @ Topstitch
Learn the beautiful art of embroidery in our hand embroidery 101 class. In this class, students will learn essential embroidery stitches such as straight stitching, french knots, backstitch, whipped backstitch, satin stitch, lazy daisy and stem stitch. In class you will be making Cozy blue’s “night garden”! Students will also learn about various types of threads and needles and embroidery materials.

Skills expected: None.

Materials needed: None, we’ll provide everything you need for class.

Materials provided: The Cozy Blue Night Garden Kit. Hoop, cloth, thread, needles.

Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Bralette Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 4-hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace bralette. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others.  The Daisy is a cute, comfy, easy to wear lingerie piece. The long line bralette features adjustable straps and lined seamed cups. Daisy was carefully designed to be versatile and provide you with subtle support while lounging, playing, sleeping, traveling or just going out.

  • Skills taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro classes or have equivalent experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials needed: 1/4 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (9 inches) 54” or wider
  • Materials provided: The Daisy sewing pattern, elastic, bra accessories, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron and ironing board.
Feb
10
Sun
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch: Intro to Serger @ Topstitch

The serger is often what sets homemade-looking garments apart from beautifully handmade garments. Learn the art of finishing your garment with a serger. In this class you will learn all the basics of the serger, including learning the parts of the serger, how to thread the machine, clean it, understand tension and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn various stitches and then sew a pair of leggings.

The Virginia leggings are a great intro to knits in conjunction with the serger. Leggings are a wardrobe staple, excellent as casual lounge pants or easily dressed up depending on your fabric choice. Pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Your fabric will need to have 40% stretch. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide.

Skills taught: The skills you will learn in this class are an understanding of using sergers, how to thread the serger and troubleshoot common issues, how to sew stretch fabrics, sewing a waistband, serging seams.

Skills expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent experience. You have some basic garment sewing experience and know how to read a sewing pattern. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!

Materials needed: Fabric. You will need 1 & 1/2 yards of fabric for all sizes if your fabric is 60″ wide; 2 & 1/2 if you fabric is 45″ wide. Fabric should have 40% stretch.

Materials provided: Sergers, leggings sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Julia McDermott @ Posman

Julia McDermott is a novelist and the author of an award winning true story, creative nonfiction ALL THE ABOVE: MY SON’S BATTLE WITH BRAIN CANCER. Her latest novel, DADDY’S GIRL, is a domestic psychological suspense set in Atlanta. Julia has been featured at the Dahlonega Literary Festival, the Milton Literary Festival, the Decatur Book Festival, and at many other literary events. Julia is currently writing her next suspense novel and is ghostwriting a nonfiction book for an Atlanta media personality. Her short story, The Riverfest, will be included in the anthology DOWN TO THE RIVER to be published in April 2019 by Down & Out Books. A fluent French speaker, Julia is active in Atlanta’s French community. She is a member of Atlanta Pen Women and the Atlanta Writers Club, for whom she will present a talk on writing, marketing and publicizing creative nonfiction/memoir in March 2019. Come meet Julia on Sunday Feb. 10 at 1:00 when she will be with us to sign copies of her works.

Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topstitch: Boyshort Workshop @ Topstitch

In this 3 hour class you’ll make a sweet knit & lace Clover Boyshort. Whether you want to make this for yourself or just in time for Valentine’s, you do not want to miss the opportunity to learn the in’s & out’s of bra-making from an industry veteran like Lisha Sanders. Lisha has designed for everyone from Victoria Secret to Soma and countless others. The “Clover” is a playful, comfortable and cute boyshort panty. The fit is below the waist and the back is slightly cheeky with a center back seam. “Clover” is easy to make and requires minimum materials. Be ready to have fun making numerous “Clover” panties in many different colors and a variety of fabrics. Use a Cotton or Bamboo Spandex blend knit fabrics for a cute look, or stretch mesh for a romantic style.

  • Skills Taught: Sewing with knit and lace fabrics, sewing bra elastic, sewing curves.
  • Skills Expected: You’ve taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have equivalent  experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You’ve sewn within the last 2 years. You have some basic garment sewing experience.
    You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
  • Materials Provided: The Clover pattern, elastic, bra accessories, sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, iron & ironing board.
  • Materials Needed: 1/2 yard of knit jersey fabric with spandex (18 inches) 54” or wider; 7” x 7” light weight cotton jersey fabric for the gusset lining
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Brezza Cucina Class: Kids’ Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina
Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brezza Cucina Class: Kids' Pizza-Making @ Brezza Cucina

 Brezza Cucina offers Kids Pizza-Making Classes the second Monday of every month! The restaurant’s culinary team teaches little chefs how to stretch pizza dough before they top pies themselves and watch as the pizzas bake in the restaurant’s wood fire oven.
Classes cost $25 per child, including a complimentary glass of wine for the accompanying adult, and are held from 5-7pm.
Participation can be reserved by emailing [email protected] and [email protected].

2019-12-20 19:00:00 2019-12-20 23:00:00 America/New_York Placita Friday Placita is back!!! PLACITA aka La Plaza de Santurce in PR is a open air block of restaurants and bars centered by the Farmers Market where the people of San Juan meet on weekends to eat, drink, dance and socialize. On Friday's (most popular Placita day) the crowds start arriving after work 5pm and it goes on till 4am or later...everyone from teenagers to grandpas hang out together and celebrate LIFE! We are Super excited to bring you Placita ATL this Friday. Come party with us at Ponce City Market. As always, we'll have tasty libations from Don Q and delicious Puerto Rican inspired tapas. Where else in Atlanta can you groove to great tunes, while holding a Don Q cocktail in one hand and a Bacalaito in the other? No where! Only in Placita! We'll see you this Friday! Wepa!!! El Super Pan