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Our Beginning sewing series is PERFECT for new sewers looking to gain basic skills that can be applied to any sewing project. Bring your machine or use one of ours!
Classes included are:
Sewing Machine Basics: April 11th @ 5pm
Learn the basic stitches of the machine, proper cleaning techniques, identify the main parts of a machine and how they work, learn how to properly thread your machine for jam-free sewing.
Know Your Tools: April 11th @ 6:15pm
Learn about the main tools used in the sewing process, how to use them to your maximum benefit, and what tools work best for specific projects. Perfect for those looking to set up a sewing area in their home without wasting space or blowing the budget!
Simple Seams: April 18th @ 5pm
There's more to a great seam and edge finish than stitching a line and ironing it flat. Learn different seam finishes, how to properly press your seams, and how to get a professional finish every time!
Pressing 101: April 18th @ 6:15pm
There's "ironing" and then there's PRESSING. Do you know the difference? Learn to get the most out of your iron and board, and what pressing tools to consider when building your sewing tool chest. If you want to take your sewing to the next level of professionalism quickly and easily, this is the class to take!
Edge Finishes and Hems: April 25th @ 5pm
Finished edges give a crisp, well executed look to any project. Learn how to narrow edge hem, blindstitch a hem, and explore some fun finishes!
NOTE: The Sewbago is a mobile sewing studio, so while we stive to arrive early to set up, occasionally traffic and weather will delay our arrival. If you arrive and don't see the Sewbago, first check our twitter feed for updates, or text us for an update.
|Materials to bring||
Bring your sewing machine or use one of ours! Also bring a pencil and paper to take notes!
|What will be provided||
All materials provided for class
Teren M.Beginning Sewing Series Tuesday Edition
The instructor is very enthusiastic and knowledgeable.
Victoria M.Beginning Sewing Series Tuesday Edition
I'm currently taking the Beginning sewing series and i couldn't be happier! I'm learning skills that are beneficial to future solo projects. I love that Tish teaches actual skills instead of just throwing stuff at you with no background or other information. But this class is different and I'm so glad I found it. Can't wait for the next series.
With over 30 years sewing experience and many many sewing "experiments" gone good and bad, it was time to share some of these findings with others who enjoy sewing and making garments and home decor items. We truly believe anyone that wants to learn to sew will be able to make quality items with the proper skills offered to them...We don't just teach sewing, we build confidence and skills at HISS!