Textiles: Intensive Level 1

$360.00 3 hours

Learn the fundamental sewing techniques you’ll need to start creating your own work in this 4-week intensive with Tamara Boyd.

Non-members: $360; Members: $280


Build your sewing vocabulary and gain all the technical skills you’ll need to make high quality garments in this four-week intensive with fashion designer, Tamara Boyd!

Through this easy-to-follow course, you’ll develop a collection of sample seams and stitching styles as you become self-sufficient on the Consumer Sewing Machine. Whether it’s confronting buttons, seams, zippers, or hemlines, you’ll be able to create high quality pieces from scratch.

Non-members: $360; Members: $280
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Class Dates:

This is an intensive, four-session course for up to 6 students with up to 2 hours of homework between sessions. There will be optional peer meet-ups will be arranged between sessions for students to complete necessary homework.

  • Tuesday, 5/31, 6-9pm
  • Tuesday, 6/7, 6-9pm
  • Tuesday, 6/14, 6-9pm
  • Tuesday, 6/21, 6-9pm

You’ll walk away with:

  • Your very own, handmade Notions Pouch and a Samples Binder full of practice seams and styles
  • A strong understanding of common seams, tools, and terms
  • The ability to cut fabric, follow a pattern, set a zipper, and sew buttonholes

What’s included: