Esaie Couture Design School

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    Beginner Sewing: Skirt

    By popular demand, this beginner sewing machine is back! This is the perfect workshop for all you super busy people who've always wanted to learn to sew, but just can't find the time for a long class. Or, for those who are brand new to sewing on a machine. Or, for those who just need a confidence-building, hand-holding refresher. It’s also a great stepping-stone for any other sewing class. This project-based, one-time four-hour beginner sewing class teaches you sewing basics and will have you threading a machine, loading a bobbin and sewing straight or curved seams, in no time. You'll receive careful explanations and step-by-step instructions to assemble your project. And in four short hours later... you’ll walk out the door with a skirt made by you, in a day (1/2 a day, really!) Skills and techniques covered during this class include:
    • Sewing-machine basics
    • Tools and terminology
    • Stitches: Regular stitch, zigzag stitch, back stitch, topstitch
    • Creating a tunnel
    • Inserting an elastic or drawstring
    • Hand and machine hemming techniques
    Beginner Sewing: Skirt

    38 West 32nd St, New York

    • Practice the sewing basics, threading a machine, loading a bobbin, and sewing straight or curved seams
    • Receive careful instructions to assemble your skirt
    • Learn sewing tools and terminology, creating a tunnel, inserting an elastic or drawstring, and hand machine/hemming techniquesLearn sewing tools and terminology, creating a tunnel, inserting an elastic or drawstring, and hand machine/hemming techniques
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    8 positive reviews
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    Beginner Sewing Workshop

    Women, men, teens... learn to sew! In this project-based, two hour beginner sewing class, you'll learn the sewing basics, such as threading a machine, loading a bobbin, and various machine stitches, while making the trendiest item out there! iPad case anyone? You will make a zippered pouch which can be used as a Fold-Over Clutch, a Kindle/iPad/Tablet Cover or a stand alone Cosmetic Case. You'll be proud to carry (and show-off) your custom pouch. You will also receive tips and step-by-step instructions to assemble your project -- all in just two hours!
    Beginner Sewing Workshop

    38 West 32nd St, New York

    • Learn sewing basics such as threading a machine, loading a bobbin, machine control, and machine stitches
    • Create a zippered pouch for a fold-over clutch, Kindle/iPad/Tablet cover or a cosmetic case
    • Receive step-by-step instruction to assemble your project in this hands-on workshop
    • No experience necessary
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    8 positive reviews
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    Private Fashion Illustration Class

    Are you ready to learn the fundamentals of art design in the fashion industry? This class will teach you everything you need to know to employ different types of media in this style of design. You will learn the importance of shape, light and shadow, garment illustration, and figure drawing. As you learn the fundamentals, you will soon be able to apply it to your own fashion design. Expect homework assignments and a final critique to help chronicle your progress throughout this course. Come learn where art and fashion come together and add your own perspective.
    Private Fashion Illustration Class

    38 West 32nd St, New York

    • Learn fashion illustration and the variety of different forms this style encompasses
    • Use different mediums of artistry like pencil, markers, graphics, and fabrics
    • Explore the importance of various techniques to bring out each facet of this discipline
    • Develop long term skills and prepare for a final critique
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    8 positive reviews
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    Basic Sewing Machine Operation

    A sewing machine can be one of the most intimidating tools for new and experienced sewists. Threading the bobbin?! But it doesn't have to be. In this workshop, learn the basic components of a sewing machine such as the almighty foot pedal, bobbin, and spool pin. Learn on one of Esaie’s sewing machines or bring your own (modern or vintage, new or used). Get to know the ins and outs of one of the most useful and economical household items. Learn to thread the sewing machine, stitch properly, troubleshoot, and much more! Start sewing in no time.
    Basic Sewing Machine Operation

    38 West 32nd St, New York

    • Learn the components of a sewing machine, including the foot pedal, bobbin, and spool pin
    • Gain confidence in using a machine and sewing your own materials
    • Practice threading the machine, stitching properly, and troubleshooting your own machine
    • No experience necessary
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    8 positive reviews
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    Beginner Sewing: Bag

    By popular demand, this beginner sewing machine is back! This is the perfect workshop for all you super busy people who've always wanted to learn to sew, but just can't find the time for a long class. Or, for those who are brand new to sewing on a machine. Or, for those who just need a confidence-building, hand-holding refresher. It’s also a great stepping-stone for any other sewing class. This project-based, one-time four-hour beginner sewing class teaches you sewing basics and will have you threading a machine, loading a bobbin and sewing straight or curved seams, in no time. You'll receive careful explanations and step-by-step instructions to assemble your project. And in four short hours later... you’ll walk out the door with a bag made by you, in a day (1/2 a day, really!) Skills and techniques covered during this class include:
    • Sewing-machine basics
    • Tools and terminology
    • Stitches: Regular stitch, zigzag stitch, back stitch, topstitch
    • Creating a tunnel
    • Inserting an elastic or drawstring
    • Hand and machine hemming techniques
    Beginner Sewing: Bag

    38 West 32nd St, New York

    • Practice the sewing basics, threading a machine, loading a bobbin, and sewing straight or curved seams
    • Receive careful instructions to assemble your own tote bag
    • Learn sewing tools and terminology, creating a tunnel, inserting an elastic or drawstring, and hand machine/hemming techniques
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    8 positive reviews

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