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Thursday Morning

This beginner sewing class is an entry level class. The first class will focus on the following items: pillow, tote bag, and / or bucket hat.  In progressive classes, students will learn any of the following projects a pin cushion, a mask, a pillow, a tote bag, a cosmetic case, pull-on shorts, or pull-on pajama bottom. We will make this assessment after the third session of the next projects.

 studio provides the sewing machine, basic ruler / tape measure, straight pins, other notions, and scissors. We provide our own equipment as we are the most knowledgeable on this equipment.

In this beginner class we will learn any of the following items:

  • How to thread our machines properly - troubleshoot and address simple issues
  • Learn how to wind a bobbin
  • Measure and cut from imperial measurements (self-simple pattern)
  • Read a pattern and cut from the pattern (three different types of patterns)
  • Take one’s measurements and someone else’s measurements
  • Thread elastic through a casing
  • Square a corner, trim seam allowances, and apply interfacing
  • Basic hand sewing techniques
  • Topstitch
  • Turning of fabric

While we do provide some basic supplies; there are basic sewing supplies recommended for sewing and use in any class .

Supply List Needed for this class:

Project #1: Pillow
Kits will be provided in the class for a nominal fee.

Project #2: Tote Bag

Materials are available for purchase in the class for a nominal fee.

Project #3: Bucket Hat
Materials are available for purchase in the class for a nominal fee.

No kit fees are included in class and are paid on the first session of class.
Please be sure to visit the workshop and class participation policy for more information.

Skill Level: Beginner
Skill Details: No knowledge to basic knowledge of sewing
Materials Included: Bernina Basic Sewing Machine for use in class, rulers, thread, and other notions
Requirements: We will have kits to purchase in class via credit card. Supplies are NOT included in the class course and are available for cost at the store for a nominal FEE.
Instructor: Donna Whitaker
Price Includes 3 Sessions of Learning

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Included Materials



This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.