Machine Sewing 101

Dates: January 4-25, 2022

Meets: Tu from 5:45 PM to 8:45 PM

Location: Zoom Online

Registration Fee: $99.00

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

Learn to sew from the comfort and safety of home! Upon successful completion of this class, you will be able to properly wind a bobbin and thread your machine, stitch a straight line and troubleshoot 2 of the most common machine issues. Also, become more familiar with sewing tools, better understand sewing patterns and complete some projects that you'll actually use. Class projects include an English Pillowcase, 3 styles of Zipper Pouches, a Reversible Tote and a pair of Pajama Pants.

Projects Supply List
English Pillowcase

  • 2 yds of 100% cotton (printed or solid)
  • 3 styles of Zipper Pouches
  • 12” zippers (3)
  • ½ yd of 100% cotton (printed or solid) for exterior
  • ½ yd of 100% cotton (printed or solid) for interior
  • ½ yd of Wonder Web (interfacing, Pellon 807)

Reversible Tote

  • ½ yd of 100% cotton (printed or solid) for exterior
  • ½ yd of 100% cotton (printed or solid) for interior

Pajama Pants

  • 4 yds of flannel (printed or solid)
  • 3 yds of ¾” wide, non-roll elastic
  • Pattern: Simplicity S9131

For all projects

  • Sewing machine
  • Empty bobbins (4)
  • Scissors (or rotary cutter, ruler and cutting mat)
  • Headed straight pins and pin cushion
  • Seam ripper
  • Ruler
  • Fabric marker or Frixxon Pen
  • All purpose polyester thread (1 spool black, 1 spool white)
  • Iron and ironing board (table top or traditional)

Fabric notes

  • Wash and dry all fabrics on hot
  • Will iron in class

Questions about the supply list?
Contact the instructor, Isis Prentice-Gertig, at bstarsewing.com.

Notes:

Visit mccneb.me/sew228 for a list of supplies to bring to class. Students will utilize the Zoom conferencing application to complete this course. Zoom meeting invitations will be sent via email at least one day prior to the class start date. Students must provide a valid email address to receive the meeting invitation to enter the Zoom virtual classroom. To view/update your email address, visit mccneb.me/register and log on to your "Existing Account". After you log on, you will be taken to your "My Account" page. Once the page loads, click on "Profile." You can update your email address and any other information on your "Profile" page. If you make any changes to your information, make sure to scroll down to the bottom of the page and click "Update Account" to save your changes.
Fee: $99.00
Hours:12.00
CEUs:1.20

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Isis Prentice-Gertig

Date Day Time Location
01/04/2022Tuesday5:45 PM to 8:45 PM Zoom Online
01/11/2022Tuesday5:45 PM to 8:45 PM Zoom Online
01/18/2022Tuesday5:45 PM to 8:45 PM Zoom Online
01/25/2022Tuesday5:45 PM to 8:45 PM Zoom Online

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