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Topic: Private Sewing & Design lessons available in Montreal!  (Read 1186 times)
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« on: June 01, 2010 11:32:47 AM »

I am a fashion designer,artist and teacher who has been working in the fashion industry for the past 10 years and sewing for 20 years.
I have had the opportunity to own 2 different clothing companies in which I designed each collection. My main objective for these lessons are to promote and educate new talented designers & seamstresses! Giving everyone the chance to learn to create clothing for yourself and others.
Please see my 2 course descriptions below:

Beginner Seamstress:
Two hours once a week for six weeks (12 hours)
Fabric, supplies and use of  sewing machine included.
Cost: 200$
In this one-on-one class, you will learn:
Sewing-machine basics
Tools and terminology
How to prepare, mark, and cut fabric

How to read a commercial pattern
How to sew a garment that fits

Projects: Bag or  A-line Skirt
Week one Learning your sewing machine Different fabric and supplies Measuring yourself Choosing patterns
Week two Reading a pattern Aligning pattern pieces Marking and cutting your fabric
Week three Interfacing Darts Zippers ( Tote bag: lining and interfacing)
Week four Waistbands Hems (Tote bag: Straps and pockets)
Week five Garment fitting  (Tote bag: Add extra details)
Week six Finish project

Your Own Project :

 Two hours once a week for four weeks (8 hours)
Prerequisite: Basic sewing skills
Fabric and Supplies: To be purchased by student
Cost: 180$

In this one-on-one class, you will learn:
How to copy and trace existing garments
How to adjust the pattern
How to sew a garment that fits (Made- to- Measure)

Of your choice
Week one Tracing the garment Seam allowances
Week two Adjusting the pattern Cutting and sewing
Week three Sewing of garment Adjustments
Week four Finishing garment

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