All ages are welcomefrom 8 years old to 88 years young. With your desire to learn, we will teach you how to sew in our Sewing Basics 1, 2 & 3. You can be a complete novice or in need of a refresher! These are 4 week classes, 2 hours per week.
Sewing Basics 1 is for the complete beginner or someone who needs a refresher from their high school Home Economics class. You will learn: how to thread a sewing machine, basic stitches and seam allowances, grain lines, cutting a basic pattern, creating buttonholes, sewing on buttons, and inserting a zipper. All while completing 3 projects! Cost includes all materials and use of our sewing machine.
Sewing Basics 2 is for those who have completed Sewing Basic 1 or have sewn in a zipper and made buttonholes. You’ll be working with a commercial pattern to make an apron or messenger bag, learning about grain lines, rolled hems, seam allowances, gathering and more.
Sewing Basics 3 is for those who have completed Sewing Basics 1 & 2 or have worked with a commercial pattern, or made a simple garment including setting in a sleeve. In this class you will choose your own project to work on. Materials, pattern, supplies are extra cost. Choice of pattern will be discussed in Sewing Basics 2. Cost of class does not include materials, pattern, thread, interfacing or other notions.
Basic sewing kit is required for all classes. These are available for sale at the shop for $29.99 + HST. On Shopify it says sold out, please ignore! The kit is yours to keep after the class is over. Please write in the notes if you require one. We also have individual items for sale.
There may 4 or 6 students in each class and a combination of Levels 1, 2 or 3. Masks are optional. Instructors will not be wearing masks during the class.
If you are registering for someone other then yourself, please add their name and age into the comments.
Please ensure you are able to come to all scheduled classes as make up classes may not be available.