Learn to Sew Program

Fall & Winter Newsletter

How to Use a Sewing Machine: Level 1

Learn not only how to thread a sewing machine and bobbin but how to trouble shoot any problem that you might have, choose and use your stitch dials/buttons, and maintain your machine. Feel confident using a sewing machine. This is a complete class geared towards machine usage. Bring your machine if you have one and all of its parts and accessories or reserve our Janome computerized sewing machines free with reservation. If you are sharing a machine for this class you can just pay full price for the adult and 1⁄2 price for your family member.

Teacher: Cookie Ramirez
Class Size: Min. 3- Max 6
Price: $40.00 includes an informative booklet

Dates:

Fri. Oct. 09/ 6-8 pm      Sat. Oct. 10/ 6-8 pm         OR  Fri. Oct. 23/ 6-8 pm    AND  Sat. Oct. 24/ 6-8 pm

Fri. Nov. 06/ 6-8 pm      Sat. Nov. 07/ 6-8 pm       OR    Fri. Nov. 20/ 6-8 pm   AND  Sat. Nov. 21/ 6-8 pm

Fri. Dec. 11/ 6-8 pm       Sat. Dec. 12/ 6-8 pm

To register for the class call Sew Fresh Studio at 303-652-0532 or email us at create@sewfreshstudio.com

To pay for the class come into our store front or mail a check to 361 2nd Ave. #104 PO Box 445

Beginning Sewing : Level 1.5

Create your own instruction manual by making examples of several seam finishes for different fabrics and uses. You will also learn how to hem your own jeans. You will learn how to select and buy fabrics, prepare them for sewing, learn about grains, preshrinking, straightening, about pattern repeats, and nap. You will learn how to make a simple pattern, layout and cutting techniques, make a lined pocket, and quick straps while making a French cook apron. Students use our professional tools and learn which ones work the best for a specific job. Students receive 10% off on all tool purchases. Use your machine in class or use one of ours with a reservation.

Prerequisite: How to Use a Sewing Machine class, or ability—Mat. List; purchase this after the first class so you know what and how to buy: 1 yd. of mid weight cotton and 1/3 yard of complimentary cotton for pocket. 10% off on fabrics at Elfriede’s Fine Fabrics (just mention you are in our classes!)

Teacher: Cookie Ramirez
Class Size: Min. 4- Max 6
Price: $125.00

Dates:

Part 1: Friday. Oct. 16, 6-9 pm      And    Part 2: Saturday. Oct. 17, 6-9 pm.

Part 1: Friday. Oct. 30, 6-9 pm     And    Part 2: Saturday. Oct. 31, 6-9 pm.

 

Part 1: Friday. Nov. 13, 6-9 pm      And    Part 2: Saturday. Nov. 14, 6-9 pm.

 

Part 1: Friday. Dec. 04, 6-9 pm       And   Part 2: Saturday. Dec. 05, 6-9 pm.

Part 1: Friday. Dec. 18, 6-9 pm      And   Part 2: Saturday. Dec. 19, 6-9 pm.

To register for the class call Sew Fresh Studio at 303-652-0532 or email us at create@sewfreshstudio.com

To pay for the class come into our store front or mail a check to 361 2nd Ave. #104 PO Box 445

 

More… Beginner Classes

How to Use A Serger: Level 1;

Learn how to use a serger before you buy one by test driving our Janome serger or if you have one and aren’t using it to it’s full use. Bring your serger in a week prior to the class so your instructor can meet and greet your machine and get to know it so she can teach it’s uses and functions to you.

Class size: Min. 2 – Max. 5

Price: $60.00

Dates: Call for additional information.

To register for the class call Sew Fresh Studio at 303-652-0532 or email us at create@sewfreshstudio.com

To pay for the class come into our store front or mail a check to 361 2nd Ave. #104 PO Box 44

Making any thing Workshop: Level 2-3

You can learn a professional of 36 years of couture design, dressmaking, tailoring and alterations. Create any item you want to. Bring your project, notions, materials, sewing machine. Learn to use a purchase pattern, adjust it for your size and fit to make any garment from skirts to wedding gowns to tailored jackets. you can also be fitted and learn to alter your own purchased clothing. For advanced students learn to drape your ideas, make patterns and make it. Free Technical Support! Classes encourage you to challenge yourself in at least 2 new ways and to make the items that you dream of . It is nice to call ahead and let the teacher know what you will be working on. Industry, couture sewing and finishing techniques are taught to students at each of their levels.

Teacher: Nora McCray

Class size: Min. 3 Max.4

Price: $60.00

Date: Dates to be determined.

To register for the class call Sew Fresh Studio at 303-652-0532 or email us at create@sewfreshstudio.com

To pay for the class come into our store front or mail a check to 361 2nd Ave. #104 PO Box 44