Elements of Sewing

Elements of Sewing


Thursdays, 6:30pm - 8:00pm, October 17 - November 14

Tuesdays, 1:30pm - 3:00pm, November 19 - December 17

Gain a solid foundation in common sewing techniques. Master the basics like sewing seams and darts. Learn more advanced details such as zipper insertions, raw edge finishings and hemming techniques. Pressing techniques are the unsung hero of all successful sewing projects, and these are covered in detail. This class also provides an introduction to working on industrial sewing machines. Take away the intimidation factor of these powerful apparel industry tools.

  • This class is a prerequisite for all other Sewing classes

  • Meets weekly for 5 weeks, 1.5 hours per session.

  • There are several sessions of this class every quarter.

  • It is recommended that Elements of Patternmaking be taken concurrently, or consecutively, with this class.

  • Syllabus

  • Questions? Read more about taking classes at GarmentWorks.