Level 1 sewing lessons information

Level 1:

Learn how to hem your own pants, sew on your own buttons and the very basics of sewing! This course is based on hand work, with the option to bring in your sewing machine for the second class.

Supplies Provided: needles, muslin, thread for each person.

PLEASE BRING:

  • pen/pencil and paper for notes.
  • any sewing supplies you already have.

Day 1:Tools:
needles, thread, rulers, thimbles, scissors, stitch ripper, chalk/pencil

Hand stitches:
demonstration and practical application in hemming, repairs, replacing buttons…

Day 2: Machines for those who have machines, they can bring them in, along with their manual.

For those without, the guidelines may help in future purchases…

One machine will be provided for general testing.

General overview of sewing machines
Practicing sewing on the machine
Machine Hemming and French seams

Day 3:Machines for those who have machines, they can bring them in along with their manual. One machine will be provided for general testing.

General review and practice with machine sewing and hand work.
You’ll leave with a finished project.

Some time to answer personal project questions will be allotted.

Specializing in Custom Designed Garments since 1988