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Beginning Sewing

Are you interested in sewing but not sure where to start?  Does the thought of using a sewing machine seem daunting?  This class is great for the absolute beginner!  We will cover all the basics you ned to get started, from setting up machine to learning basic sewing techniques, and we will complere 4-5 different projects.

Students will learn the following techniques:

  • Straight, French and encased seams
  • Turning/pivoting corners
  • Box corners
  • Hemming,
  • Creating handles
  • Casing/gathering

The instructor has been sewing for 20+ years and is a 3rd generation seamstress!

Students will need to provide their own sewing machine and materials.  The first night of class is discussion only – you will not need to bring your machine.  Materials list will be covered that first night.

Class is held on Wednesdays 10/25-12/13 (no class meeting 11/22) from 6:00-9:00pm here on the Clovis Adult Education campus.  Register on our website, by phone at (559) 327-2876, or come by the Community Ed office here on the Clovis Adult campus – located at  1452 David E. Cook Way, near the corner of Herndon and Sunnyside Avenues.

Learn something new about SEWING with Clovis Community Ed!

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