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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
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    8 positive reviews
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    Intro to Needlepoint

    Want to discover something new to do in your spare time? Want to create something truly unique? What better way than to make a family heirloom by learning how to needlepoint! During this introductory workshop, you will learn the fundamentals of needlepoint, a decorative needlework stitched on open mesh canvas. You’ll cover the basic stitches, the best tools and supplies, and some Make secrets for transferring your original designs onto the canvas. Sit-back, test your patience and showcase some creativity in what may become a new favorite activity.
    Intro to Needlepoint

    256 3rd Ave, Brooklyn

    • Learn the basic stitches and techniques of needlepoint
    • Complete a prepackaged kit as you practice the tips and secrets for getting original designs onto the canvas
    • Discover the best tools and supplies
    • No experience necessary
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    5 positive reviews

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