Sewing Basics - Beginner

Learn the basics in a very short time.

  • Starts May 24
  • 125 US dollars
  • Ennis Hall Corner of Munford & Washington, Covington TN

Service Description

Dates: May 24, May 26, May 31 & June 2 This is a two week class (Tues & Thurs evenings.) Cost: $125.00 (Includes $25.00 nonrefundable registration fee) In a set of 4 classes, learn to use a sewing machine and sew a project together using a commercial pattern. Your first class includes an introduction to the sewing machine as well as a full orientation on supplies and pattern selection. You will have some freedom to choose the type of simple sewing project you want to do -- Drawstring backpack with applique, pillow or apron. Your remaining classes will cover sewing machine operation and completing your pattern project, using best practices for construction and finishing techniques. *Build confidence on the sewing machine fast. Get familiar with threading the machine; practice sewing straight lines and standard seams. *Learn how fabric selection and fabric structure affect your sewing success. *Choose a drawstring back pack with applique, pillow or apron to learn basic construction and finishing techniques. *Understand and follow pattern instructions and diagrams. *Master your sewing tools for efficiency, accurate sewing and managing your fabric. At the end of your four classes you will have more than just a pillow, bag or apron. You will have a set of skills for building a whole new life of sewing for fun, creativity and the simple joy of using your hands. You’ll be surprised how fast you can move ahead from here to learn more and more new sewing techniques! ABOUT YOUR SUPPLIES:  There’s no need to bring anything to your first class. You will receive a list of supplies to bring to your second class. You can bring them from home or purchase them from Wal-Mart or a local fabric store. It is preferred that you bring your own sewing machine in order to get comfortable using it. If you do not have one, we have a few that can be used on a first come/first serve basis.

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113 West Pleasant Avenue, Covington, TN, USA