Learn to Sew - Understand the Basics & Make a Tote Bag (evening)

  • Learn to sew.  In this amazing 3 hour session you will develop these important skills: machine operation and threading, cutting fabric and pattern preparation, pattern markings:  grain lines, notches and points, sewing:  edge finishing, regular seams, topstitching, and backstitching.

    You will go home with a glossary for your future use and you will make this pretty tote bag!

    Taught by Kristiann Boos; designer, pattern maker, sewing instructor and author. Kris is the founder & desinger for the Victory Pattern Company and has published Boundless Style - a book of patterns.  Kris has taught in Canada and the US.

    Thursday September 21st  6:30pm - 9pm

    Materials Required: Your sewing machine and 1/2 yard each of two coordinating fabrics and thread to match

    Tools Required: fabric scissors or rotary cutter, seam gauge, measuring tape, tailor's chalk. (we have these available to borrow for classroom use, and for sale in the shop if you don't have your own)