Intro to Domestic Sewing Workshop - August 20 2023
Come and Learn With Us on Sunday, August 20th 2023 from 1 pm to 4 pm.
In this 3-hour hands-on workshop, you will learn the basics of operating a domestic sewing machine and gain the confidence to take on various sewing projects. Whether you're a complete beginner or looking to refresh your sewing skills, this workshop is designed to provide a solid foundation in machine sewing.
What You'll Learn:
- Familiarization with the components of a domestic sewing machine.
- Threading the machine and winding the bobbin correctly.
- Adjusting stitch settings for various fabric types and sewing tasks.
- Mastering essential stitches like straight, zigzag, and decorative stitches.
- Practical tips for sewing seams, hems, and creating professional finishes.
- Troubleshooting common sewing machine issues.
Materials Provided: We will supply all the necessary sewing materials, including fabric, thread, pins, and sewing machines, to ensure you have a seamless learning experience. Just bring your enthusiasm and a desire to learn!
Who Can Attend: This workshop is open to participants of all skill levels, from complete beginners to those with some sewing experience. Our experienced instructor will tailor the instruction to meet the needs of each participant. Children over the age of 6 are welcome with supervision.
- Understand how to best utilize and maintain a domestic machine for years to come
- Learn a valuable skill that allows you to mend and up-cycle clothing sustainably.
- Join a creative and supportive community of fellow sewing enthusiasts.
- Gain the confidence to explore more complex sewing projects in the future.