The Essentials

Understanding fabrics and how to choose the right fabric for your projects


Learn why you shouldn't choose thread just because it's a perfect color match.

What do those marks mean?

When you are using a pattern, there are many markings on the pattern that need to be transferred to the fabric to obtain accurate results when you sew that fabric.

Not doing what you need to do at the start of your project will have adverse effects on the end result of your project

May, June and July 2019

Call 331-701-7191 to schedule time and date to begin

Sewing progress comes with practice
  • Discover the pattern envelope inside and out.
  • How to purchase fabrics
  • Paper instructions
  • Pattern tissue
  • Fabric layout and cutting
  • Tools you'll use for your project
  • Markings, lines and notches and why they are important
  • Notions and why you need them

Expert instructor to help you navigate the blue print of your pattern