- pen/pencil and paper for notes.
- any sewing supplies you already have.
- sewing machine and attachments.
One machine will be provided for general use if you cannot bring your own, but everyone should make the effort to bring their machine to ensure a clear understanding of how to achieve the work on their own machine.
Day 1: Alterations and repairs
Fitting alterations – taking in seams, minor changes to fit.
Repairing and patching holes
sewing intersecting seams – straight and curved
Day 2: Patterns and Zippers
Patterns:How to read, applying measurements and general understanding.
Zippers: 2 methods for machine sewing.
Day 3: Review and Personal projects
Any specific requests will be addressed based on the class needs!
NOTE: if you have a piece of clothing you would like to repair or alter, bring it in and we’ll touch on how to do that particular project.
Fabric types for various uses – patterns refer to fabrics – some examples of these can be brought in.
Deeper exploration of alterations if there is time!