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Sewing Machine Essentials

If you’ve never used a sewing machine or if you simply need a refresher, this class will build your sewing confidence. This workshop introduces you to the anatomy of the sewing machine and how to get started including, bobbin winding, threading, stitch selection and sewing seams. Put your knowledge into practice with a simple envelope pillow cover.

Ten opportunities to take this popular one-session beginner sewing class:

Saturday September 9, 11am-2pm
Monday September 11, 6-9pm
Monday September 18, 6-9pm
Friday September 22, 11am-2pm
Saturday September 23, 3-6pm
Monday September 25, 6-9pm
Saturday October 14, 11am-2pm
Friday October 20, 11am-2pm
Monday October 23, 6-9pm
Monday November 6, 6-9pm


SPECIAL OFFER! Students who have completed Sewing Machine Essentials will receive $10 off when they register for our new companion class, Sewing Machine Essentials 2

Instructor :  Karyn Valino, Kristiann Boos or Johanna Masko

Prerequisite : No previous sewing machine experience is required for this class.

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Please note that this class or equivalent experience is required to take most sewing classes, workshops or to Sew by the Hour at the workroom.

Some recommended companion classes to take after Sewing Machine Essentials are Sewing Machine Essentials 2Beginner Pattern Sewing, Ribbons Quilt, Amish Bars Quilt, Zippered Pouches, and Willow Tank You can also view all our Beginner sewing classes here.