Adult Sewing Class

No matter  what level of sewing  knowledge you have, this class is for you. Beginning students will learn how to use their machine, take their body measurements , lay out and cut fabric, read a pattern, understand the pattern directions, finish seams and learn sewing techniques .  

Beginning students can choose from pajama pants/shorts, tote bag, apron, simple skirt or any simple sewing pattern.  

You can purchase a pattern or use the tote bag pattern in class. 

Beginning Students
In the first class we will go over how to use your machine, what supplies you will need and how to buy a pattern and fabric. The only supplies needed for the first class will be your sewing machine and the accessories that came with it including the manual, scissors and thread.

Students who have a basic knowledge of sewing can work on a project of their choosing. Such as putting in a zipper, garment fitting, constructing a detailed garment or advancing their skills.

Each session will be 5 weeks with each class being 2 1/2 hours, for a total of 12 and 1/2 hours. Cost is $125. You must sign up one week before the start of class.  Payment is required online at the time of registration.

Available Sessions:

  •  January 16, 23, 30 and February 6, 13 - 10:00 am to 12:30 pm (evening class is full)
  • March 19, 26 and April 2, 9, 16
  • May 14, 21, 28 and June 4th, 11
  • July 9, 16, 23, 30 and  August 6
  • September 10, 17 ,24 and October 1, 8
  • November 5, 12, 19 and December 3, 10

There will be two times available for each session. Classes will be on Thursdays.
10: 00 am to 12:30 pm
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Supply List

  • Sewing machine and supplies that came with it (feet, bobbins, needles, operating manual, etc.)
  • Sewing gauge
  • Seam ripper
  • Pattern (purchased or use tote bag pattern supplied in class),
  • Fabric
  • Notions needed to make item
  • Polyester thread to match fabric
  • scissors (dressmaker type  only used for fabric)
  • Straight pins (thin sharp or small quilting)
  • Tape measure
  • Tailors chalk or fabric marker

If you buy a sewing kit please purchase extra pins.  

 

Please call the store at 972.527.7400 for additional information.

 
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