Learn basic sewing skills including how to cut fabric, how to use a simple pattern, and how to perform a few different stitches. You will also learn how to operate a sewing machine. You will walk out having finished at least three simple projects including a koozie for a can or bottle. And, you’ll start a sock monkey and finish it as homework. with all of these projects, you will gain a solid foundation of machine and hand sewing. You may not be ready to produce a Dior jacket quite yet, but at least you’ll be able to sew that ripped pillow on your couch. after taking this class, you have the option to take additional sewing classes.
supplies needed: bring a pair of fun medium to large socks (NOT your gym socks) for the sock monster project. Bearded guy not included.
100% of the proceeds from this class go to the teacher Gwen"s efforts to raise the funds needed to participate in AIDS LifeCycle. LifeCycle is a 7 day 545 mile bike ride from San Francisco to Los Angeles to raise money for HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention. Sign up today for this awesome class and help do your do good deed for the day at the same time!