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CLASSES CURRENTLY OFFERED AT MY STUDIO AT 3009 BARRETT AVENUE, RICHMOND 94804
CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED TO 5 STUDENTS UNLESS SPECIFICALLY NOTED.
101 - BEGINNING AND ADVANCED FOR ADULTS AND CHILDREN -. Adults as well as Children are welcome in this class. An additional option for this class is for an adult to register with a child and they can work together on a project, although adults and children can enroll as an individual students. This is a class for beginners or more experienced sewists that want to tackle a more demanding project. You will learn how to find your size in a pattern, layout your pattern, proper pinning, cutting and pressing, how to thread and sew on a machine using basic stitches and finishing techniques. This class can be repeated many times, making a slightly more advanced project each time.
101C - SUNDAYS - 1-4:30PM - SEPTEMBER 30, OCTOBER 7, 14, & 21 - 4 SESSIONS = 14 HOURS - CLASS FEE: $180.00
101D - MONDAYS - 10AM - 1;30PM - OCTOBER 1, 8, 15, & 22 - 4 SESSIONS = 14 HOURS - CLASS FEE: $180.00
101E - TUESDAYS - 6:30-9:30PM - OCTOBER 2, 9, 16, & 23 - 4 SESSIONS = 12 HOURS - CLASS FEE: $165.00
101F - SUNDAYS - 1-4:30PM - OCTOBER 28, NOVEMBER 4, 11, & 18 - 4 SESSIONS = 14 HOURS - CLASS FEE: $180.00
101G - MONDAYS - 2-5:30PM - OCTOBER 29, NOVEMBER 5, 12, & 19 - 4 SESSIONS = 14 HOURS - CLASS FEE: $180.00
101H - TUESDAYS - 6:30-9:30PM - OCTOBER 30, NOVEMBER 6, 13, & 20 - 4 SESSIONS = 12 HOURS - CLASS FEE: $165.00
101I - SUNDAYS - 1-4:30PM - NOVEMBER 25, DECEMBER 2, 9, & 16 - 4 SESSIONS = 14 HOURS - CLASS FEE: $180.00
101J - MONDAYS - 10AM - 1;30PM -NOVEMBER 26, DECEMBER 3, 10, & 17 - 4 SESSIONS = 14 HOURS - CLASS FEE: $180.00
101K - TUESDAYS - 6:30-9:30PM - NOVEMBER 27, DECEMBER 4, 11, & 18 - 4 SESSIONS = 12 HOURS - CLASS FEE: $165.00
11A - EASY APRON CLASS - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3 - 11AM-5PM - 6 HOURS - All levels of Sewists - Make this super easy and oh so cute Reversible Apron in this class! Bring 1.5 - 2 yards of fabric that is 42”-45” wide depending on your size, of two different fabrics - one for each side of the apron. Email me with your bust, waist, and hip measurements when you register, and I will let you know how much fabric to purchase. I will have the pattern ready for you in class for $5.00. Depending on your skill level, you can make 1 Pocket, 2, 3, or 4. This is a GREAT Beginner project! More Advanced Sewists can add challenge by the number and style of the pockets. I can show you many different styles! . You can also make a half Apron if you like. All Aprons can be stack cut and sewn quickly using a production method to make many Aprons at the same time, which I will discuss and demo. Just in time to make a Special Holiday Apron or make as Holiday gifts‼️ If you want to make the Full Apron, you can purchase the Pattern from me for $5.00. Please email me in advance if you want this pattern and include your chest measurement. If you want to make a half apron, I will include the pattern number in the Supply List that will be emailed upon Registration.
CLASS FEE:: $85.00
300B - RE-PATTERNING A BASIC SKIRT - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10 - 2-6 - 4 HOURS - Bring a basic pencil skirt pattern that fits you and learn how to re-cut the pattern to make many different styles of skirts. Techniques will be introduced using a 1/4 scale pencil skirt pattern You will learn how to manipulate this basic skirt shape into many different skirt designs. You will then be able to make the same adjustments to your own basic pencil skirt pattern.
CLASS FEE: $60.00
400A - ZIP IT! - ZIPPERS - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17 - 2-6PM - 4 HOURS - Never feel intimidated about putting a zipper into a garment or accessory ever again! In this class, you will learn how to sew a railroad zipper, lapped zipper and an invisible zipper. You will leave this class with sewn samples of the three zippers, as well as a cute lined zipper pouch, that you will construct in the class. Instructions for the zippers and pouch, printed on card stock, and the pouch pattern are included in the $15.00 kit along with the zippers to make the samples.
CLASS FEE: $60.00
5B - EASY PILLOW COVER - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1 - 2-5:30PM - 3.5 HOURS - Learn to sew by making this simple envelope style pillow cover! This is a great class for adults as well as children - Ages 10 and up.
CLASS FEE: $60.00
15B CHIRSTMAS STOCKINGS - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8 - 2-5PM - 3 HOURS - Come to this workshop and create a Christmas Stocking that sets itself apart with the creativity that you put into it. The stocking can be personalized with your own embellishments that you bring to the workshop. Come with friends or with a child.
CLASS FEE: $50.00
6A - EASY TOTE BAG (UNLINED) OR DRAWSTRING BAG AND ZIP POUCH - SATURDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2-6PM - 4 HOURS - Learn to create an easy Tote Bag or Drawstring Bag and a Zip Pouch in this Christmas workshop. Save that paper! Put your Christmas presents in this cute Zip Pouch and Tote Bag or Drawstring Bag! This adds to the gift inside by having a pouch or bag that can be used later while you eliminate using paper. You may choose to bring a Christmas print fabric or other fabrics choices for all-year use.
CLASS FEE $60.00
Notification must be received by one week prior to the class date for a refund. Notification after that receives no refund. In the event that a class is canceled you will be offered a refund or class credit.
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403 - PERFECT SEAMS - NOVEMBER 20 - 11AM - 5PM - 6 HOURS - Make your garment beautiful inside and out and learn couture-style seam finishes! You will also learn how to make a simple pattern using dot paper for an inserted square and curve. Time permitting, you will learn a basic Seminole Patchwork technique. Intermediate to advanced level sewists. A Kit, included in the class fee includes instructions printed on cardstock for each technique, all fabrics, cording, and dot paper.
"This was a terrific class! I learned several tips in addition to the seams I expected to learn. And it was fun." - Betsy Lathrop.
"I really enjoyed the class. I am a novice sewer and Barbara was very patient and explained the material (lessons) very clearly." - Marybeth Ries
10368 San Pablo Avenue, El Cerrito, CA 94530
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IDEAS FOR LATER
404 - . BINDINGS AND FACINGS - 3 HOURS - In this class, you will learn how to finish necklines, armholes, sleeves, and hems using bias. Add a one-of-a-kind feature to your garments using this technique! $20.00. Kit fee includes instructions printed on cardstock for each technique and all fabrics. 10 STUDENTS
"Great class - review or new!"
"Techniques clearly defined." - Sommers
"Great class/learned a lot in 3 hours."
409 - POCKETS - 4 HOURS - Do you want to add pockets to a garment but you are not sure how to do it? In this class you will learn to make a basic Patch Pocket with rounded corners and Corded Piping, Line a Pleated Patch Pocket with square corners and a Foldover Flap, a Patch Pocket with an elastic top, a Basic Side Seam Pocket with a French Seam, a Slant-Front pocket, and a Welt Pocket. $30 Kit fee includes all fabrics, cording, patterns and instruction sheets printed on cardstock. 10 STUDENTS
Advanced Beginner to Experienced Sewists.
38. COPYING READY TO WEAR - 6 HOURS - Bring a favorite garment that you would like to replicate and learn how to "rub off" the pattern. 7 STUDENTS