Classes + Lessons
Beginning Sewing for Adults Classes
Learn to Sew Level 2: PJs, Sleep Shirt or Camp Shirt
Expand your garment-sewing skills—without the worry of fitting issues—using this great “Learn to Sew” pattern and Helen’s exclusive PDF pattern-hack expansion pack to customize your look.
You’ll learn all the tricks for sewing a basic button-up shirt and drawstring/elastic waist pants. Make PJs, a sleep shirt with shorts or a camp shirt and beach pant/short combo. The fabric and design you choose make it your very own original!
You can choose from three sleeve designs, three length and hem options, and simple sizing for a slimmer fit. You’ll also learn how to add an in-seam pocket option.In this five-week course you’ll build sewing skills that will empower you to take on even more fashion sewing:
- Simple pattern-hacking for easy design changes
- Fabric layout, pattern placement and cutting
- Transferring pattern markings to fabric
- Seams and seam finishing
- How to apply a collar, sleeves, buttonholes and buttons
- Casing for elastic and drawstrings
- Easy in-seam pockets
Prerequisite: Machine & Sewing Basics & Learn to Sew Level 1 or equivalent
Five 3-hour sessions, $175, includes pattern and PDF pattern-hack expansion pack.
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Tuesdays, May 26 & June 2, 9, 23, 30, 2020 (skips June 16) 6-9pm
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