SEWING MACHINE 101 • Intro to Sewing Class, July 22 (10-1 pm) Saturday$50.00
This class is for anyone brand new to sewing or for those who last took a sewing class in junior high. You will get to know the basic functions of your machine and complete a simple, lovely, little bag in the process. So dust off that sewing machine or get a new one and let's get you stitching!
SKILLS LEARNED • threading your machine, adjusting tension, sewing seams, straight and zigzag stitches
MATERIALS REQUIRED •
• sewing machine
• 1 yrd fabric
• matching thread
• basic sewing kit: seam ripper, fabric scissors, pins, tape measure, tailor's chalk
TIME • 3 hours
PREREQUISITE • Crafty desires, no actual skills needed yet!
TEACHER • Denise Thomas is the ultimate home sewer and crafty lady. She's been teaching kids and adults to sew for decades and isn't showing any signs of slowing down. Denise was the home economics teacher in Ojai before the program was sadly eliminated from the school district. Take a class with Denise and you'll come away happy, for sure!
RESOURCE • Art & Jenny's in Ventura is a great shop for buying or repairing sewing machines. Tell Brian we sent you!