This is a beginning class for people with no prior sewing experience.
The Bag Class offers beginning sewers a chance to get acquainted with basic fabric cutting and measuring skills, basic machine use, stitching, hemming and seam finishing among other techniques. In the class you’ll make a cool shopping bag with a pocket and handles from medium to heavy weight fabric. Two 2 ½ - hour sessions.
Tools and materials needed (Available at Stitches): Scissors Pins Seam Ripper 12" to 24" ruler Chalk or Fabric Pen 1 yard of 45” wide or ¾ yard of 60” wide Heavy Weight Cotton (Home Dec weight or canvas) for bag body. 1/3 yard 60” wide Heavy Weight Cotton (Home Dec weight or canvas) for the bag handles. Thread
*Pre-wash fabric before class.
13 years old and up, younger students may be allowed with instructor approval. Please contact us with questions.
We require pre-registration for all of our classes. Fourteen days notice is required to reschedule or cancel any class for a refund. By purchasing this class you are agreeing to these terms.