Kids’ Sewing - Ages 9-12

Learn how to use the sewing machine, cut patterns and sew. Develop your own personal sewing kit. Bags, pillows and simple clothing lead to more complex projects as you gain more experience. Sewing is practical and fun. Once you know how to do it you can make great things for yourself and for friends.

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You may use our sewing machines or bring your own.

With the instructor’s advice, each student will supply fabric and develop a personal sewing kit.

Recommended sewing kit:

  • Class 66 bobbins (plastic)
  • Dressmaker shears (Fiskars or Gingher)
  • Paper scissors
  • Assorted machine sewing needles
  • Assorted hand sewing needles
  • Common pins
  • Pin cushion
  • Seam ripper
  • Dressmaker’s pencil or tailor’s chalk
  • Tape measure 60”
  • Ruler
  • Dark and light color thread for basting
  • Thimble
  • Needle threader (optional)
  • Sewing gauge (optional)

Find out where to buy supplies.

Instructor, Schedule, and Cost

Fall 2017

Section 1: 10 Saturdays, 1–3pm
1F: Oct 7–Dec 16 (no class Nov 11)
Instructor: Carol Price


Fall 2018

Section 1: 10 Saturdays, 1–3pm
1W: Jan 6–Mar 17 (no class Feb 24) (snow day make-up Mar 24)
Instructor: Carol Price


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