Sewing II: SEWING A SKIRT (Day and Night classes)


May 30 - Jul 18 (Saturdays) 2-5pm



Sep 01 - Oct 20 (Tuesdays) 6-9pm


DURATION: 8 weeks 
LOCATION: 404 McArthur Ave., Suite 200, Ottawa, ON
CLASSROOM: JANOME Classroom, (located on the main floor)

Ready to take your class to the next level? In this class, you will make a lined skirt with a facing, a kick pleat and zipper.

You will learn:

  • intermediate sewing techniques
  • taking measurements to make a skirt
  • how to read sewing pattern instructions
  • how to use interfacing, and the different types of interfacing available
  • ways to finish seam edges, sew a kick pleat and install a centred zipper
  • how to hem your skirt and the garment lining
ECOEQUITABLE WILL PROVIDE you with sewing equipment including a sewing machine, tools and accessories to work in-class. 
  • A notebook for taking notes 
  • Fabric and notions to work on your in-class project 
MATERIALS  are not Included.
A list of materials will be provided by your instructor before the first class and/or on the day of your first class. 

**Visit our Fabric and Notions boutique during office hours,  where you'll find a wide selection of recycled fabric at a reasonable price**

Students need a domestic sewing machine, iron and basic sewing kit at home to practise and complete their garments.

EcoEquitable will supply the sewing machine and some tools during class.

Prerequisite: Sewing Basics I or intermediate sewing skills

Have questions? Visit our FAQ section.

Refund/cancellation policy:

Written notice of cancellation may be processed with a full refund (minus a 10% admin fee) two weeks prior to the course starting. Cancellations received 1 week prior to the course are eligible for a 50% refund unless there is a wait list for the course. Cancellations within the final week prior to the course are non-refundable, unless there is a wait list and the course can be run with full attendance.