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SEWING SCHOOL AT FABRIC SPARK - #5 Cotton Knit Tee - Saturday December 3 noon - 4:00PM

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Original price $124.95 - Original price $124.95
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$124.95
$124.95 - $124.95
Current price $124.95
Sewing School is designed to give you increasing levels of sewing know-how. Each class adds new techniques to enhance your skills and give you more confidence. Whether you are a complete beginner, or a skilled quilter who wants to get into garment sewing, the Sewing School classes will help you understand the steps, read and interpret pattern instructions, and give you the tools and confidence to start problem solving on your own. At the end you'll be ready to take on more complex and demanding sewing projects.

Take one or all of the classes. We have each of them on both weekdays or weekends to accommodate your schedule. They're also available for anyone 14 or older so if you have a teen at home who is keen to learn, this is a great opportunity.


Details - Cotton Knit Tee- Learn to make a cotton t-shirt. You'll learn how to sew with knits but you'll also learn how to master an incredibly useful wardrobe staple. You'll be adding new colours of tees to your closet in no time. You'll learn to

  • layout a pattern on knit fabric
  • check and choose pattern size
  • cut out a stretch fabric
  • sew stretch fabrics
  • use a double needle
  • hem and finish with knits

The workshop fee includes the pattern (please specificy whether you are 0-20 or 14-32 for sizing). Please buy your jersey/cotton knit fabric and pre-wash it in advance of the workshop.

Difficulty - You know how to thread a sewing machine, and adjust tension or you've taken Sewing School #1, 2, 3 or 4.

Timing - Saturday December 3 noon - 4:00

TeacherShirley Dawson

Supply List - For this workshop, the pattern is included, you will need to bring your own fabric, thread and sewing kit. You will be sent a detailed list of supplies to bring to the class a few weeks ahead of your workshop. Note - please pre-wash the cotton knit/jersey in advance of the class. 

Note - we are capping the class at 6 participants. If we have less than 3 participants, we will cancel the class and refund your full purchase price. Otherwise, workshops are non-refundable. If you cancel with at least a week's notice, we will give you a store credit. If you find you can't make it, with less than one week's notice, you are welcome to send someone in your place or forfeit the workshop fee. 

Students must be at least 14 years old.