Serger Club

Cost to Attend:  $10.00 per month   Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

4th Wednesday of Every Month

Serger Club - 4th Wednesday of Every Month

Tentative schedule as follows:
Wednesday, April 26, 2017: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM  
Wednesday, May 24, 2017: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM  
Wednesday, June 28, 2017: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM  
Wednesday, July 26, 2017: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM  
Wednesday, August 23, 2017: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM  
Wednesday, September 27, 2017: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM  
Wednesday, October 25, 2017: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM  
Wednesday, November 22, 2017: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM  
Wednesday, December 27, 2017: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Every month, you will need to bring to club:

  • Serger and ALL tools that go with it, including screwdrivers, tweezers, allen wrenches, spool holders, extra needles, book and thread chart
  • 4 cones of serger thread in the color of your choice
  • Seam Sealant such as Fray Block or Fray Check
  • Scrap Fabric to test your stitches

We will be using a basic 3-thread wide overlock stitch with decorative thread in the loopers.  You will need 2 cones of decorative thread.  The Pearl Rayon makes the prettiest finish but you can use Wooly Nylon.    If you want to finish your project in class, you need to have all of your pieces cut out before you come to club.

Materials List:

  • 1/3 yard canvas, tapestry or duck cloth (52” wide)
  • Decorative serger thread  (Wooly Nylon, Pearl Rayon or Pearl Cotton)
  • Fabric Marking Pen
  • Washable Glue Stick

Fabric Preparation:

  1. Cut one 11 ½” x 17 ½” piece for the pocket base.
  2. Cut one 11 ½” x 15 ½” piece for the pocket.
  3. Cut one 5 ¼” x 7: piece for the scissor pocket base.  Cut into a pie shape.
  4. Cut one 4 ¾” x 5 ¾” piece for scissor pocket.  Cut into a pie shape.
  5. Cut one 3 ¼” x 5 ½” piece for glue stick pocket base.
  6. Cut one 3 ¼” x 4” piece for glue stick pocket.
  7. Cut one 2 ½” x 7” piece for tweezers pocket base.
  8. Cut one 2 ½” x 5” piece for tweezers pocket
  9. Cut one 4” x 5 ½” piece for seam sealant pocket base.
  10. Cut one 4” x 4” piece for seam sealant pocket.

I am looking forward to seeing everyone at the meeting on the 31st

Hope to see you there.

Cathey

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