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Learn to Sew, Understand Sewing Patterns & Make Envelope Pillow

Needle, Ink and Thread
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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 (1.5 hours ). We will then move to Demystifying Patterns, Unraveling the mystery of Sewing Patterns (1.25 hours), then to finish the class we will use a sewing pattern to use to confirm all we learned earlier in our course and make an envelope 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

This accelerated class will get you sewing in no time! Learn about the machine, patterns and make a small project in this 4-hour class! We will break for 1/2 hour for snacks and a mental break! Bring a snack with you!

Ages: 15+ (adults encouraged!)

Max Students: 5