The student will learn about
-- basic sewing tools and how to use them
-- how to use their sewing machine
-- basics of Paper Patterns
-- how to measure for correct size
-- how to read pattern envelope back for correct fabric and notions
-- how to read, layout, mark and cut pattern.
-- and, sewing the pattern together and finishing a garment.
Students will complete a basic coaster set and Pajama bottom pants in class together.
Week 1: Overview of Basic Sewing Tools & Sewing Machine Knowledge & Ensuring knowledge of personal sewing machine.
Week 2: Make a basic coaster, learn about fabric and thread types, learn how to read back of Pattern Envelope and measure self for correct size and how much/type material to purchase.
Week 3: Read Pattern, Cut Out Pieces, Fabric Preparation and Pattern Supplies.
Week 4: Lay out pattern, mark and cut
Week 5: Pin and Sew Garment
Week 6: Finish Garment with elastic and hem.