In this class you will learn a brief overview of the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. You will jump right in to sewing your stocking, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We'll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute Christmas stocking. Once you learn to make one, you can make them for the whole family!
Skills you will learn
The skills you will learn in the class are how to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin fabric, how to sew in a straight line and along curves.
Skills expected:None, just an open mind.
Materials needed: None, we will have pre-cut fabric ready for sewing.
Materials provided: The stocking sewing pattern, fabric, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.
Minimum and max number of people for class: Min 4 / Max 6