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SEWING 101

Learn to sew! After this 8 hour class, student will master the basics of the machine, sewing techniques and complete a project of choice. This is a beginning level class, but all skill-levels are welcome to attend.

Cost: $89, Beaufort Campus

Location: Beaufort Campus

Times/Dates: 6-8 p.m., Thursdays, April 13 – May 4  |  June 15 – July 6

Goals:

  • Work a Sewing Machine
  • Sew a line
  • Pick the right thread
  • Read a pattern
  • Pin and cut out a pattern
  • Make something of the students choice

Materials Required:

  • Sewing Machine*
  • Thread
  • Stick pins
  • Pinky Sheer Scissors
  • A 1-hour pattern of student’s choice

Instructor will provide:

  • Needles
  • Scrap material (but students are welcome to bring in their own scrap picks)

*Sharon recommends purchasing a Singer machine; however, the Brother works well also.

About the Instructor:

Sharon P. Holmes is a native of St. Helena Island, SC. Sharon grew up fascinated while she watched her mother and Great Aunt sew. She was amazed with what a tiny needle, thread and imagination could create significant wonders. She knew in that instant she was meant to sew.

Sharon’s passion lead her to become a sole owner and operator of her own sewing business. She has participated in several events with her talent including weddings, church events and events with the performing arts center in Beaufort.

 

Registration Questions? Contact Maria Patterson, see below.

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Maria Patterson

Administrative Support

843-525-8205

mpatterson@tcl.edu

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