I am thrilled to be returning to Camp Workroom Social to teach our Ellsworth Coat pattern! This unique intensive camp experience is not to be missed. It's truly a wonderful bonding weekend of sewing, activities, crafts, laughs, and so much more. Plus you'll sew the entire Ellsworth Coat in the process! Join us and sign up at the Camp Workroom Social site.
I am excited to teach a very special two-day jacketmaking intensive workshop in Brooklyn! Learn all the skills for making your own Ellsworth Coat and take your sewing to the next level! This workshop is a two-day intensive, on Thursday, May 4 & Friday, May 5, from 10am-6pm each day. Spaces are very limited, so sign up today at the Workroom Social site.
Join me at Camp Workroom Social for a Jacket Making intensive workshop. You will learn my soon-to-be-released jacket/coat pattern, at this unique experience! Located in the Catskills in upstate New York, this is an all-inclusive camp with transportation to and from New York City, lodging, food, and loads of fun activities from October 14–17, 2016. Learn more at their website here.
Join me for a special one-day Saturday workshop for our Lottie Pattern in beautiful Ojai, CA. Perfect for a sewer new to garment construction, or a quick make for a more advanced sewer, we will go through all the steps to make view B with short sleeves and patch pockets. Learn more and sign up here.
Join me at the lovely Handcraft Studio School in Emeryville, CA for a beginner-friendly garment making workshop! In this two-evening class, we will learn to cut, sew, and finish seams professionally as we make the Shift Dress from my book Skirts & Dresses For First Time Sewers. Learn more and sign up here.
I'm thrilled to spend the weekend in Portland, OR at Modern Domestic making the Emery Dress! I will help the students go from cutting fabric to the final stitch, as we sew all-day Saturday and Sunday. We will cover are inserting an invisible zipper, sewing set-in sleeves, hand gathering, staystitching, sewing and pressing darts, and more! Learn more and sign up at the Modern Domestic website here.
Join me for a two-night workshop to make the Departure Shift Dress at Drygoods Design in Seattle, WA! We will go through all the construction from sewing a set-in sleeve, binding the neckline with self-made bias tape, inserting an invisible zipper, sewing and pressing bust darts, and more! Find all the details and sign up at the Drygoods Design website here.
Join me for a garment-making workshop at QuiltCon in Pasadena, CA! We will sew the Shift Dress from my book Skirts & Dresses For First Time Sewers. Perfect for those new to garment sewing, learn how to measure your body, bias binding, gathering and more. Learn more at the QuiltCon website.
Perfect for the new sewer, learn to make a 16" throw pillow and add instant style to your home! We will talk about using a pattern for the first time, placing our pieces on grain, the weave of fabric, cutting, sewing and finishing seams, hemming, and pivoting. Sign up at the Sew L.A. website.
Learn to sew! In this three-hour class, you will get familiar with all the basic tools for sewing, including the sewing machine! Learn all the parts of the machine, how to use them, why they are important, and then put all that knowledge into practice and construct a simple tote bag at the end of class. Sign up at the Sew L.A. website.
Perfect for new sewers, learn to make a classic tote bag that is lined, interfaced for strength, and has handmade handles and boxed bottoms. Ideal for taking lunch to work, or for shopping at the farmer's market! Limited to 8 students. Sign up at the Sew L.A. website.
Ever wish you could just learn the skills without making a whole project? If so, this is the class for you! The topics we will learn are: installing an invisible zipper, working with curves, bias binding, French seams, and how to ease. Sign up at the Sew L.A. website.
Learn to make the Shift Dress from my book, Skirts & Dresses For First Time Sewers, in this quick one-day workshop at Superbuzzy in Ventura, CA! Perfect for a new sewer, we will cover all the basics of garment sewing, including measuring your body, bias binding, and gathering the sleeve. Sign up on the Superbuzzy website.
Join me for a Sylvie Dress weekend intensive workshop at Fancy Tiger Crafts in Denver! Choose either View A or B and learn as we make the entire garment, from start to finish in two days flat! Skills we will learn: darts, gathering, bias binding, invisible zipper, piping, and more! Sign up at the Fancy Tiger Crafts website.