Let’s be honest; for the cost of a garment, you can acquire the skills to make your own. Enjoy a class a’la carte, or go the whole 9 yards and take the entire three-part Beginning Sewing series by registering below!
Beginning Sewing Level 1: Make an apron as you build your sewing skills. Sew basic stitches; practice and apply basic techniques; and learn to read patterns. Beginning Sewing 1 Apron Supply List.
Beginning Sewing Level 2 (Prereq: Beginning 1 or private lessons): Improve on the skills you have by sewing a robe with sleeves, band, pockets and sash. Work with large volumes of fabric, tricky layouts, and learn the proper way to make a faced front. Beginning Sewing 2 Robe Supply List
Beginning Sewing Level 3 (Prereq: Beginning 2): Ready to make comfy pjs? Sew buttons and buttonholes with your machine. Find out the secrets of interfacing. Sew a professional pocket and collar. Beginning Sewing 3 PJs Supply List
Dates/Times: SERIES: Mondays, January 7-March 25, 10 am-1 pm OR 6-9 pm
OR Tuesday, January 8-March 26, 10 am-1 pm
See details below for individual session dates.
Cost/Cost Options: $109 per level OR $319 for the series (includes patterns & handouts)
Bring your own sewing machine, or talk to us about renting or buying.
"Suzi is the best teacher, she is super positive, very helpful and extremely motivating. I absolutely loved the class!!" -- Heather A.
Portland Sewing // Portland Fashion Institute
2111 NE 43rd Ave.,
Phone: (503) 927-5457
1 block north of NE 43rd & Sandy
BUS: #12 bus,
MAX: 7 blocks from the Hollywood MAX station
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