Sew Smart Class
Learning to sew a throw pillow is the classic beginner sewing class. In this 2.5 hour class you will learn to sew and make a throw pillow. You will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and how to troubleshoot common issues. You’ll also learn how to measure fabric for your project, the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along the curves. We’ll provide the specific instructions and guide you along the way to make the pillow. The sewing tools are included in class.
Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in this class are how to use a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.
Skills expected: None! Just bring an open mind to learn the art of Sewing.
Materials needed: 1 yard of fabric (see note below), coordinating thread and a 20 x 20 pillow form. You will be bringing 1 yard of cotton fabric with matching thread color and a 20 x 20 pillow form. Please refrain from upholstery weight, canvas, linen or lightweight fabric for your first project. Bring your sewing machine ONLY if you already own one; this is optional.
REGISTRATION requirements: Required registration and payment for class. Select category option of registering either as an SCAA Member or as a Non-Member to process registration and payment. Class Discount: 15% off for all SCAA members. (If considering SCAA membership, please join now before registering for class.) No walk-ins please.
Select one (1) Class Date to attend and process the registration for that date only. You will be notified and refunded if that class date does not make the minimum number of registered students.
Class Dates and Times: Select one class date.
June 8th 10am-12:30 pm
June 22nd 10am-12:30 pm
July 13th 10am-12:30 pm
July 27 10am-12:30 pm
Have a question? Contact SCAA at https://southcobbarts.org/contact. Or, call 864-571-0597 and an SCAA volunteer will contact you.
- Saturday Sew Start
May 24, 2019 - June 27, 2019
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Venue Phone: 770-943-5130
Venue Website: http://www.powderspringsfumc.org/Address: