Introduction to Dressmaking and Sewing

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This introductory beginners sewing class will teach you all the basics to get you started on the sewing machine! You will learn the parts and features of a sewing machine, how to set up the machine, the different stitches, settings and seams and how to solve common sewing problems. The beginner sewing lessons covers sewing techniques to prepare you for the goal project.
Students need to bring along their own sewing machine to this class. They will require scissors, pins, hand sewing needles, tape measure amd thread. First lesson fabric and trim will be provided to complete a project after which a discussion will take place on what each student would like to make and if it is achievable. The trainer will advise of how much fabric to buy and they can bring along commercial patterns or you tube clips.