Open Class - Bring Your Own Pattern and Required Materials - 11/17 & 11/21

Open Class - Bring Your Own Pattern and Required Materials - 11/17 & 11/21

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TWO DATES FOR THIS CLASS - Your registration allows you to attend either date.
  • SATURDAY, November 17th @ 2-5 p.m.
  • WEDNESDAY, November 21st @ 6-9 p.m.

Beginners/ Intermediate Class: 3 hours duration
Intended for adults and children 8 years and older.
Class Cost: $30.00 per student plus supplied materials.
Supplied materials cost: $0 per student as students are required to bring alone their own pattern, fabric and other required essentials for their project. The pattern should be simple for the garment construction, something of interest and challenging but within your skill level range.

Students welcome to enrol on the day.


* cutting out your pattern.
* Placing and pinning a pattern onto fabric.
* Cutting out the pattern.
* Sewing straight stitch seams on your machine.
* Sewing curve stitch seams on your machine.
* Hemming.
* Waistline.
* Stitching on embellishments.

Required Materials:

Sewing machine (limited machines available for rent $10 per session)
Sewing machine manual
Sewing machine needles
Fabric type and measurement according to your pattern
Thread to match your chosen fabric
Scissors- fabric, paper & thread cutter
Measuring tape
Hand sewing needles
Tailor chalk or fabric sewing pen
Extras that are noted on your pattern: elastic, cording, tape or embellishments

Basic sewing accessories are available to purchase for your convenience.

Topics: I will assist and instruct students with

* The cutting out of your pattern.
* The placement of your pattern onto fabric.
* Pinning of the pattern onto the fabric.
* Cutting out the pattern.
* Stitching a straight and curve seam.
* Stitching a hem.
* Stitching a simple waistline.
* The insertion of elastic waist band.
* Add other embellishments.

The following basic sewing accessories are available for purchase:

  • Sewing machine needles 
  • Bobbins 
  • Black & white cotton threads 
  • Scissors (fabric / thread cutter / paper) 
  • Seam ripper 
  • Tape measure 
  • Glass head pins 
  • Pin cushion 
  • Ruler 
  • Fabric pens
  • Hand sewing needles 
  • Needle threader