DATES: May 13 - June 17
TIME: Wednesdays 6-9 pm
# WEEKS: 6 (1 weekly class)
LOCATION: 404 McArthur Ave., Suite 200
CLASSROOM: The Hub (located in the strip mall next to the building)
INSTRUCTOR: Maureen Rockwood
Max class size: 8
Minimum number of students to run: 4
Sewing Machine Basics
Sewing on scraps
Decide whether the class wishes to make pajama bottoms or a chef’s apron.
Sew on a button
Hem dress pants with and without a cuff
Pattern – reading, symbols
Cut out pattern from tissue. (or perhaps trace from a master pattern)
Layout the material and pattern
Sewing patches on Jeans (Time permitting)
Different seam finishes
Make the pajama bottoms or chef’s apron
Finish the sewing project
Students need a domestic sewing machine, iron and basic sewing kit at home to practise and complete their garments.
Materials fee: $15
EcoEquitable will supply a sewing machine, tools and accessories during class.
Prerequisites: No sewing skills are necessary .
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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 waitlist for the course. Cancellations within the final week prior to the course are non-refundable, unless there is a waitlist and the course can be run with full attendance.