Classes, Workshops, and Special Events


How to Sign Up: Please sign up for all classes in advance except the drop-in workshops. Your paid fee will hold your place in the class. We will give you a supply list of things you need to bring and do before class. You may also sign up over the phone with a credit card. All of our classes are limited in size, so please sign up early if you want to come! Your payment will hold your place in the class. If you are interested in a class that you are unable to attend, call us and let us know. We often add additional classes!

Come and join us, learn a new skill or brush up your techniques on an old one! Have some fun with us!


Our workshops are either a nominal fee, or FREE! Our knitting workshop is drop in, no need to sign up in advance. Our other workshops will need to be reserved. You must call in advance to reserve your space. Please call us for more information. 805-566-1250


Knitting and Crochet

No charge for this class.

Saturdays, 10am-12pm

A free class for adults to learn to knit or crochet, or just come to share some knitting time with others. We have a great teacher here to help you get started or with challenges you may encounter.

Call 805-566-1250 for more information


Open Sew Workshop

Monday Evenings, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday afternoons, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 

Call and sign up in advance. Cost is just $5.00

Open Sew Workshops: This is designed as a time for you to work on your own projects, share some sewing time with others and be inspired! Ranell is here to help you with questions about your sewing. This is a very popular mini-class!

Call 805-566-1250 for more information


We have special events throughout the year. Some are annual events and others occur only occasionally. Please watch our newsletters for upcoming special occasions. Call the shop or email us to set up an ongoing meeting or special group program in one of our rooms. if you would like a special mini class for your group, our class coordinator can arrange that as well, we have many options available for you! If your group is planning a visit, let us know!


Christmas Open House

Always the first weekend in November, a tradition for 38 years!

Saturday and Sunday, November 2 & 3, 2019

Come and join us and let us inspire your holiday season! We have lots of demos, new products, quick make it and take it projects and fun for all. We will inspire you, give you ideas for quick gifts to make, and have the latest in holiday decorations and ornaments. We go all out for this, come and join us for a creative start for the Christmas Season!

Call 805-566-1250 for more information


Central Coast Quilt Shop Tour

Always the first weekend after Memorial Day!

Visit 10 wonderful quilt shops along the Central coast and find your own treasures! See the thoughtfully curated collections of fabrics notions, displays, samples and ideas unique to each shop. A must for all creative sewists and quilters! Gifts at each shop and win great prizes all while rediscovering California’s Central coast.

2020 Dates: May 29, 30 and 31 Party On The Central Coast!

For more information, please visit or call Roxanne’s at 805-566-1250.


Row by Row

Closed for 2019, Coming Again June 2020!

Find and Explore Beautiful Quilt Shops all Over The Country!

Row by Row Experience® began in 2011 with 20 quilt shops across New York State. Thousands of stores in the US, Canada and Europe have welcome travelers through their doors. Travelers collect free row patterns, then create stunning quilts with those rows … and no two are alike! Travel, shop, collect patterns and add rows to your quilt from anywhere!

Call 805-566-1250 for more information


Museum Marketplace Saturdays

The Carpinteria Valley Museum, directly across the street from Roxanne's, hosts this unique and exciting event the last Saturday of every month. Come and enjoy, it is different every time!

Vendors from all over as well as locals sell their wares and exclusive creations. Museum Hours are from 9am-3pm, Roxanne's is open from 10am-5pm. We have our own special things and sales out in front going on!

Saturday, May 25, 2019 - Museum Marketplace (Memorial Weekend & Annual Plant & Flower Sale)
Saturday, June 29, 2019 - Museum Marketplace
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - Museum Marketplace
Saturday, August 31, 2019 - Museum Marketplace
Saturday, September 28,2019 - Museum Marketplace
Saturday, October 26, 2019 - Museum Marketplace
Saturday, November 30, 2019 - Holiday Arts & Crafts Faire

Roxanne’s will typically have our own Mini-Flea Market Sale at the same time in front of our shop, (weather permitting) . We sell extra deep-discounted merchandise, display components we no longer need, unusual items, and there is almost always some free stuff too!

Roxanne and Kaffe Fassett

Roxanne and Kaffe Fassett

Kaffe Fassett in Carpinteria

We are the headquarters for Kaffe Fassett and Kaffe collective Fabrics and have over 1200 bolts in stock of his very dramatic and colorful fabrics. We invite Kaffe every few years to visit us. His lectures and workshops are dynamic and always fill quickly. Watch for information on our newsletters.

Roxanne and Freddy Moran

Roxanne and Freddy Moran

Santa Barbara Quilting Retreats

We often hold special event parties with Santa Barbara Quilting Retreats at our shop in connection with their many talented array of teachers that visit each year. Freddy Moran will be coming in September well as Jane Sasaman in November. In 2020, Sue Benner, Betty Busby, Joe Cunningham, Sue Spargo with Tonye Phillips and Sujata Shah will be teaching their wonderful quilting techniques. Join Santa Barbara Quilting Retreats for a great learning experience and lots of fun!

Please visit for information on these wonderful seminar experiences.