Introduction to Garment Sewing

Introduction to Garment Sewing

Introduction to Garment Sewing

Regular price $75.00

For someone totally new to sewing or who wants a refresher course on sewing fundamentals. In this class learn how to choose a pattern that suits your body shape and how to read it.  You’ll learn how to select and prepare fabric, lay it out, and mark and cut it correctly.  Then, you will get acquainted with the basic construction techniques and skills needed to start sewing your garment.

At the conclusion of this class you should be ready to select and sew a simple garment.

Bring to the class list:

  • Your own sewing machine in good working order, along with all feet and manual (If available)
  • Two simple patterns that you would like to sew (optional)
  • Basic sewing supplies
  • Scissors or thread nips
  • Hand-sewing needles
  • Thread and a wound bobbin
  • Straight pins & pin cushion
  • Stitch ripper
  • Seam gauge
  • Marking tools (chalk, Frixion pen, tracing paper and wheel)

Please note that you should be familiar with your sewing machine and it should be in good working order.  For those totally new to sewing, we can loan you a classroom machine for use during the class.  Please let us know at time of registration if you would like to reserve one.


Please email or call 941-484-0600 for schedule information, if you are interested in this workshop.

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