Course Details
Price:
$375 3 seats left
Start Date:

Sat, Jul 11, 1:30pm - Aug 01, 4:30pm Eastern Time (4 sessions)

Next start dates (9)

Location:
Midtown, Manhattan
246 W 38th St 5th Fl, #504
Btwn 7th & 8th Avenues
New York, New York 10018
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Description
Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 10 and older
Average Class Size: 8

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this sewing class:

Ready to pick up that needle and thread for the first time? Or finally take that sewing machine you bought out of the box and put it to good use? With Sewing 101 we are going back to the basics, starting from scratch, and taking you step by step through all the essentials to make learning to sew a fun and inspiring experience.

Sewing 101 is perfect for complete beginners & people who have sewn in the past but need a refresher, where they will learn how to competently use a sewing machine and complete a skirt from a commercial pattern!

During this course you will learn:
  • all of the necessary sewing terminology & equipment
  • how to read a commercial pattern
  • how to choose the right fabric for a garment, either a skirt or drawstring pants (for the men)
  • how to make bags with professional closures
  • how to set in a zipper and waistband
  • have to identify fabric grain lines
  • over 6 different types of stitches & seam finishes you can complete using a sewing machine!
PROJECTS: drawstring bag, zippered pouch, skirt or drawstring pants from a commercial pattern

FABRIC AND SUPPLIES: To be provided by student (sewing kits lists will be provided the first day of class). No need to bring supplies on the first day.

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

Still have questions? Ask the community.

Refund Policy
Must give 24 hours notice to cancel or reschedule a class. Student will receive either a full refund or exchange.

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The New York Sewing Center

All classes at this location

Please call the phone number posted on the door in case you need to gain entry.

Start Dates (10)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
1:30pm - 4:30pm Eastern Time TBD 4 $375
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Sat, Jul 18 1:30pm - 4:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Sat, Jul 25 1:30pm - 4:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Sat, Aug 01 1:30pm - 4:30pm Eastern Time TBD
10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD 4 $375
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Sun, Jul 19 10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD
Sun, Jul 26 10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD
Sun, Aug 02 10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD
10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD 4 $375
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Mon, Jul 20 10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD
Mon, Jul 27 10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD
Mon, Aug 03 10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD
6:30pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time TBD 6 $375
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Mon, Jul 20 6:30pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Mon, Jul 27 6:30pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Mon, Aug 03 6:30pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Mon, Aug 10 6:30pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Mon, Aug 17 6:30pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time TBD
6:00pm - 9:00pm Eastern Time TBD 4 $375
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Wed, Jul 29 6:00pm - 9:00pm Eastern Time TBD
Wed, Aug 05 6:00pm - 9:00pm Eastern Time TBD
Wed, Aug 12 6:00pm - 9:00pm Eastern Time TBD
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
6:00pm - 9:00pm Eastern Time TBD 4 $375
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Thu, Jul 30 6:00pm - 9:00pm Eastern Time TBD
Thu, Aug 06 6:00pm - 9:00pm Eastern Time TBD
Thu, Aug 13 6:00pm - 9:00pm Eastern Time TBD
10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD 4 $375
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Fri, Jul 31 10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD
Fri, Aug 07 10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD
Fri, Aug 14 10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD
1:30pm - 4:30pm Eastern Time TBD 4 $375
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Sat, Aug 15 1:30pm - 4:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Sat, Aug 22 1:30pm - 4:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Sat, Aug 29 1:30pm - 4:30pm Eastern Time TBD
10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD 4 $375
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Sun, Aug 16 10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD
Sun, Aug 23 10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD
Sun, Aug 30 10:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Time TBD
6:30pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time TBD 6 $375
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Mon, Aug 31 6:30pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Mon, Sep 14 6:30pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Mon, Sep 21 6:30pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Mon, Sep 28 6:30pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time TBD
Mon, Oct 05 6:30pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time TBD

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Question from Tina S.
How much out of pocket expense is expected for supplies for the classes?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Tina! They sell supplies for sewing projects that are $12 each. Hope this helps!
Answer from Devin C. Verified Student
Here's the number from our syllabus. Project 1 kit: $12 Project 2 kit: $12-18 depending on fabric choice Project 3 pattern : $10 + provide your own fabric Sewing supplies kit (optional, or you can bring your own): $59
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Question from Emplk-k
What if I am in another country?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi there, this is an in-person class, hence the student must attend physically in the location.
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Question from Dechen R.
What is the cancellation policy?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Dechen. Students must give 24 hours notice to cancel or reschedule a class. The student will receive either a full refund or exchange. Hope this helps.
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Question from anonymous
Can you work in the studio outside of class time?
Answer from Georgia C. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi there! The school has studio time for $25 per hour and one free 3 hour studio time on a Saturday of choice is included in the class.
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