Beginner Sewing Basics – This is a “one on one” class. Learn to sew. Class is 3- 3 hour sessions. Classes can be scheduled any free day from 1:30 to 4:30pm. Enroll Now and we will pick the day you wish to schedule your class. Classes are scheduled by appointment and advanced enrollment only. You can email Jenny at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Jenny’s Sewing Studio is at 1030 South Schumaker Dr. Salisbury, MD 21804.
Learn to thread and use your machine for straight stitch. Practice the basic seam allowances. Materials will be provided for 2 skill builder projects. Also make a quick and easy project with a commercial pattern. Learn to read the pattern and guide sheet. Layout the pattern and cut the fabric for your project. Complete your pattern project in class.
Purchase your pattern and fabric before your first class. Measure your hip circumference for pants and bust for a top size. Purchase a basic cotton broadcloth print or solid using the pattern requirements for yardage.(no velour, fleece, sheers, plaids or knits.) Pattern recommendations is Butterick 5301 which includes side pockets. You may have to order your pattern on line before class. Try Amazon.com or Joanne Fabrics or Hobby Lobby. Bring all purpose polyester thread and required elastic. Pattern calls for about 2 3/4 yards of fabric for pants and 1 1/4 yards of non roll 1″ elastic and 1 spool of all-purpose polyester thread. You will need these supplies for lesson one.
Another pattern choice which includes both teen and adult sizing is Simplicity S9127.