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Beginner Sewing Course: January 15 - February 5, 2023

Beginner Sewing Course: January 15 - February 5, 2023

Regular price $120.00 USD
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This is a 4-week introductory sewing course that will be held in our sewing area at Community on Sunday afternoons with a maximum class size of 6 students.

Students will learn to be proficient with their sewing machine; how to wind a bobbin, how to thread the machine, adjust tension, and general machine troubleshooting. Students will be gain understanding in woven fabrics, will learn to be consistent in stitch quality and seam allowance, be familiar with how to handle fabric while constructing a garment, and learn sewing and fabric vocabulary. 

By the end of this course you will have made a long sleeve shirt from one of Community's own sewing patterns. 

Supplies are not included in the price of the course. **You are responsible for bringing your own sewing machine and supplies.** You will receive a supply list at least from the instructor at least five days before the course begins

The instructor, Julia Urrea, works at Community as a redesigner and alterations seamstress. She graduated from the University of Georgia with a degree in fabric design and is pursuing a career in sustainable textiles and fashion.

This is a four week course and includes the following dates.

Sunday, January 15th, 4:30pm-6:30pm

Sunday, January 22nd, 4:30pm-6:30pm

Sunday, January 29th, 4:30pm - 6:30pm

Sunday, February 5th, 4:30pm - 6:30pm

For Ages 18+

For cancellations, you will receive a full refund until seven days before the workshop. Cancellation seven days or less before the workshop, results in a refund of 70% of the workshop cost.  No refunds will be issued after the course has begun. 

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