Beginner Design, Sewing + Construction Workshop:
Over the course of 10 hours which is divided into four classes, you will learn sewing skills and techniques, design a garment and sew it together. You will have help each step of the way in this private one-on-one class. This course is designed for beginners and students who have little or no sewing experience. If you are experienced, we can adapt the course to suit your needs. Please advise.
This course allows adequate time to make a simple garment such as a top, simple shirt, dress. If your chosen garment is more detailed, we can add more time if required.
Thread and sew on the sewing machine
Learn how to sew a seam, a hem and other basic sewing essentials
Design a simple garment
More sewing practice
Draft a pattern specific to your measurements
Begin to cut out the pattern on fabric
Class 3 + 4
Sew together your fabric pieces to assemble your garment
Learn how to correctly finish and press your garment
You can choose any four from the following times.
Please check availability with us as times book up in advance.
- Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings
- 10:30am to 1:00pm.
- Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday afternoons
- 12:00pm to 4:30pm.
January to May.
- Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
- 6:00pm to 8:30pm
- please contact us to check our schedule ahead of time.
(no drop-in classes)
- Times may be flexible depending on other bookings.
- All classes are 2.5 hour duration.
- Extra time is charged at $40/hour
Included In The course:
Private teaching time (one-on-one tuition)
Material to practice sewing techniques
Sewing machine and all necessary equipment
Pattern paper to draft a pattern
Cutting equipment to cut out the pattern
Material to use to make the designed garment / item
- the pattern and finished garment are your to take home.
Please send payment of $475 by e-transfer to firstname.lastname@example.org (no tax)
You can also book directly through the website (tax added)