Sew Your Own Wardrobe
Students will create a unique garment while learning ready-to-wear sewing techniques. We’ll review the basic techniques of machine and hand sewing. We’ll also cover measuring for personal fit, garment design, pattern use, fabric selection and manipulation, sewing tools and terminology. Learn how to read a pattern, proper layout and cutting techniques, traditional and modern stitch methods, marking and transferring darts. We’ll cover installing zippers and pockets as well as seaming and finishing techniques.
- Sewing machines are supplied, but you may bring your own if you prefer.
- No class February 21st.
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About the Instructor
Catherine Southall holds a BFA in Fashion Design from VCU and has worked in the fashion industry for over 20 years. She is currently a local teacher and a professional artist.See More Classes By Instructor