Sewing Education


Online Class Registration now available. 
You can also call 941-484-0600 or email info@penniefabrics.com to register.

Classes with Linda Roberts

Linda will be offering a two part class to make a top. Stay tuned for details. Those registering will receive 15% off on fabric to make a second item. 

 

Please bring your own basic sewing supplies, needles, thread, chalk marker, scissors or rotary, etc.

 

A walking foot is useful if you are bringing your own machine. If you would like to reserve one of ours, please do so at the time of registration. 

 

 

 

 

Twisted Wrap from a prior class taught by Linda



Personalized Classes and Sessions with Susan Angermann

Registration is open and ongoing for our twice weekly class sessions. Suitable for beginners, intermediate and advanced sewists. Need help with sewing special fabrics or unique projects? Longing to make your own custom fitted sloper? Need help in translating your design idea into a pattern? Dreaming of constructing a tailored jacket?

 

Look no further than our classes taught by Susan Angermann. You decide the class topic that you want to learn and you register for the number of sessions that are needed in order to finish the content in a timeline that works for you. 

 

Standard Class Topics include sloper creation, exploring draping and creative pattern makingYou can move back and forth between bodice and pant sloper classes or try draping. Once you have your sloper in hand you can then move on to pattern making and create any style garment you choose. The possibilities are endless. 

 

After selecting your topic, the next step is register for your first session. Sessions are limited to 4 students in order to give each student personalized attention. Nearly every Wednesday and Saturday throughout the year, excluding holidays, we offer a morning and an afternoon session on any topic of your choosing. 

 

You receive THREE FULL HOURS of personalized instruction and hands on assistance from Susan in each of her class sessions. Susan is a graduate in fashion and design and has taught in the field for many years, resolving fitting issues on every body type.

 

Her morning sessions are held 10am to 1:00pm. Afternoon sessions run from 1:30pm to 4:30pm. You can register for just one session a day or for both sessions on the same day.


Ongoing Classes

For more information on the classes and the number of sessions that are needed please click on the classes listed in the buttons below. 

Cost is $65 per session. Register Online or call 941-484-0600.

 



Join Our Mailing List

Join our Mailing List

Community Involvement

We proudly support the Sarasota Chapter of the American Sewing Guild and partner with them on educational events and charity projects within our community. 

 

Nasir Mahmud, owner of Pennie Fabrics, has a special interest in easing the burden of people dealing with cancer. Please contact him to request donations of time and fabric in support of your upcoming sewing or fashion fund raiser event for cancer research, support and education.


Pennie Fabrics

8854 S Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34238

Phone: 941.484.0600

Email:  info@penniefabrics.com

Hours

Monday- Friday: 10AM-6PM

Saturday: 10AM-4PM