sewing garments
When:
08/17/2017 @ 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
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2017-08-17T20:30:00-04:00
Where:
Needle, Ink and Thread
4005 Dayton Xenia Rd
Beavercreek, OH 45432
USA
Cost:
$45
Contact:
Jesy Anderson - Owner/Instructor
937.490.9353

Sewing Knits! A fun top that can be styled so many ways!

This is an intro to sewing garments class! You ever wanted to start learning how to make your own clothing? Don’t be discouraged, It’s not as hard as you think, with the right instruction, a little practice you are going to love making these basic staple pieces in no time! We will be making the One Hour Top by Fancy Tiger Craft! I have gotten permission from Jamie and Amber already to teach this as long as you download the PATTERN from their site! 


This shirt is a loose fit, batwing style top that is comfortable for all body shapes. You can also alter the pattern to be off the shoulder!

Prerequisites: Sewing Basics or equivalent skill – must know how to change a needle, thread machine, and use seam allowance.

What you will learn: 
Seam allowance
Cutting Knit
Taping a PDF Pattern together – tips and tricks
Finding your size to make
Adjusting the pattern length or width
Knit/Stretch Needles and why we use them
Using the stretch stitch
Pinning
Backstitching
Finishing techniques

A great sewing 101 projects, easy to make! You will start your own business after this!

Ages: 10 and up (adults welcomed and encouraged)

Max Students: 5

Bring: 
2 yards of medium weight stretch knit — please no slinky knits this will make it harder and you may not complete the project.
(I also have basic solids at the studio for $9/yd – Robert Kaufman — please let me know if you would like something from my stash, I will set it aside)

Printed Pattern from Fancy Tiger Craft (if you feel comfortable taping the pattern together, please do before class)
Stretch Needles (size 12/14)
Thread
Basic sewing kit
Sewing Machine – I love the Brother CS6000i

Parking on Grange Hall; Park in Decoy/Knickerbocker Lot
-Please do not park in the Beavercreek Pizza Dives Lot-
Follow either sidewalk on the side of building to the studio door that faces Dayton-Xenia.

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Jesy Anderson

The owner of Needle, Ink and Thread, Located in Beavercreek, Ohio. I love teaching, it really is my passion. The “lightbulb” moments are my favorite! I am so excited to share my passion of sewing, design, and art with you! I was also a former co-owner of Sew Dayton.

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