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ONSITE: Introduction to Sewing (B)

Learn basic machine and hand-sewing techniques, then create a lined tote bag or small beginner project and a project of your choice with instructor guidance. You’ll learn how to take measurements, choose and follow a pattern, select and prep fabric, sew zippers, create buttonholes and make some simple adjustments to get a better fit.

Special Notes

  • Sewing machines are supplied, but you may bring your own if you prefer. The teacher will discuss where to purchase supplies during class. Students can expect to buy fabric and notions for a few personal projects.

    This is an ONSITE course. All onsite students are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Students are expected to adhere to our COVID-19 policies. Onsite courses do not come with studio access outside of class time. Paid open studio access is available through our Studio Access Program. For more info please visit visarts.org.

    Classes are confirmed one week prior to the start date. In order to help us confirm classes, please register as early as possible.

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About the Instructor

Lauri Jenkins

Lauri Jenkins started sewing as a young girl. At just the age of 8, she was cutting patterns for paying clients. Today, she creates womenswear that are sold in various boutiques throughout the US. You may view her work at www.laurianda.com.

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ONSITE: Introduction to Sewing (B)

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Class Details
July 9 - July 301 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Day: Sat
Tuition: $145.00
Member Tuition: $130.50
Additional fees apply
Instructor: Lauri Jenkins
Level: Beginner
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