Sewing Basics Workshop!

A combo workshop! This class is an accelerated class for those who want to start sewing! We will begin with Getting to Know Your Machine, Sewing Basics. We will then move to Demystifying Patterns, Unraveling the mystery of  Sewing Patterns then to finish the class we will use a sewing pattern to use to confirm all we learned earlier in our course and make a pillowcase.

Prerequisites: None

What you will learn:
Threading Machine
Filling & Inserting Bobbin
Accessories and Feet
Seam Allowance
Sewing Kit
Basic Sewing Terms
Taking measurements
Sizing History
Pattern Reading – Envelope
Pattern Symbols
Finding grain
Transfer markings from pattern
Pivoting and Turn
Clipping corners
Finishing Seams

Ages: 13+ (adults encouraged!)

Max Students: 4

Sewing Machine – if you want to use yours
Matching Color Thread –  All-Purpose Polyester
Accessories that come with a machine
Manual for your machine
ALL printouts for this class – You will get links after registration – please print and bring ALL parts!
3/4 yard cotton sold and 1/4 yard cotton print for pillowcase
Small Sewing Kit (Scissors, pins, etc)
Packed lunch and drink! we will break for 1/2 hour for lunch before making the pillowcase!

Supplies provided by the instructor:
Handouts for the classes
Scrap fabric for practicing
Scissors & Notions to complete the project (stays at Studio)