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*********************2017 Classes********************** 

Sewing Classes for all levels and interests 

CLASSES

Assorted Sewing Classes

Adult Basic Sewing

Children's Basic Sewing

SPECIALTIES

 

 

2017 CLASSES for Adults and Children

 

ADULT CLASSES
Adult Basic Sewing

Sewing 101
This class is geared for the first time sewing student or someone who has perhaps has not sewn since high school. As you make your garment you will learn fundamental sewing skills that are applicable to all facets of sewing. This class focuses on how to take proper measurements, pattern alterations and fabric and notion selection. Basic fitting techniques, pattern layout, how to fully operate a sewing machine, garment construction and finishing techniques will be taught.
All students should bring their machine. 

Fridays and Saturdays (4 classes) in CONYERS

   Fridays 5:15-7:45
October 6-27
November 3, 10, 17 and Dec. 1
*December 8,15,22 Holiday Gift Classes 
$145.00 Class fee- plus cost of supplies
 
Saturdays 1:30-4
September 9-30 
October 14,21,28 Nov. 4
November 11,18 Dec. 2,9
*December 16,23 Holiday Gift Classes
$145.00 Class fee, plus cost of supplies
 

CHILDREN'S SEWING

The Sewing Institute's sewing classes are a fun-filled, non-competitive experience for children 7 and up. The beginning of a lifetime skill is offered in children's basic sewing. Beginner students are introduced to concepts of color and style, measuring, marking, cutting, and fully operating a sewing machine.

Each session allows the completion of 2-4 wearable garments and accessories.

CHILDREN'S SEWING SCHEDULE 

Fridays and Saturdays (4 Classes ) 

(Children's Sewing Class Schedule... same adult schedule above)

 $145.00, class fee plus cost of  supplies

 

 

*CHILDREN'S* SEWING and CRAFT BIRTHDAY PARTIES

CALL FOR DETAILS - 678-995-8851

Birthday Party Monthly Schedule (Space is limited)

$18.00, party fee per attendee including supplies

CALLING ALL SCOUT TROOPS

Meet the requirements for many Scout badges...

Art to Wear- fashion design, hand sewing, clothing, sewingmachine basics, etc.

Saturdays 4:30-6:30  Dates to be determined

$15.00 per Scout- Supplies will be determined based on project

 

 


Specialty Classes in 2017

 Polar Fleece Extravaganza

Prepare for the gift giving season...

Pre-requisite: Sewing 101 Level 2 

Bring your project cut out with all the needed notions and learn how to turn this plush fabric in to the the garment of your choice.  

Pajama bottoms, hats, jackets, scarves, mittens, vests, capes, etc.

Saturdays 5-7:30

November 11

December 9 

$55.00 Class fee- plus cost of supplies 

 

Holiday Gift Giving Jewerly Bag 

Prepare for the gift giving season...

Pre-rerquisite: Sewing 101 Level 2

Creata a beautiful jewelry bag in your choice colors... learn how to line, place buttonholes, and embellish using varied decorative trimming stitches and satin Sulky thread. Bring your project cut out with all the needed notions per supply list. 

Saturdays 5-7:30 

November 11

December 9

$55.00 Class fee- plus cost of supplies 

 

Introduction To The Serger

This class is designed to give you step by step hands on instruction on the complete function of a serger. You will be taught seger fundamentals as well as how to create quick, simplified decorative techniques. You must bring your serger, manual, power cord, and all accessories.

 

Saturday 1:30-4

September 23

October 28 

$90.00 Class fee, plus cost of supplies

 

Get To Know Your Machine

Learn to use your machine to its full capacity. You must come with your complete machine, manual, and all accessories.

Saturdays 1:30 to 4:00

October 20 November 11

$90.00 Class fee plus cost of supplies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Measuring, marking and cutting... Ruffled Pillow preparation