PUBLIC SEWING CLASSEs

Rightfully Sewn is pleased to offer the following fee-based public classes:


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Basic Sewing, $999

Tuesdays, June 12 - July 31, 2018 from 9:00 am - noon

Only 10 places!

Students will:

· Master the operation of several sewing machines, including industrial machines;

· Explore and analyze fabrics and textiles;

· Become familiar with commercial patterns and receive an introduction to drafting patterns;

· Learn the concept of body measurements and fit;

· Master garment construction, including but not limited to: shirts, jackets, pants, dresses, and skirts; and

· Be able to work at an entry-level position in the fashion industry upon completion of the class.

Basic fabric for product development and sewing machines will be provided; students must provide their own sewing kit and fabric for sewing projects. A shopping list will be provided.

Perfect for high school students and adults just beginning to sew or wanting to reacquaint themselves with sewing. No experience required but sewing machine experience helpful.

This class is being taught by Rightfully Sewn Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Pamela Lucas. She is a graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City and has over 20 years of teaching experience.

Payment plans are available. For information or to establish a payment plan, please contact Godfrey Riddle, Vice President of External Affairs, at Godfrey.Riddle@RightfullySewn.org or 913-706-0419.


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Advanced Fashion Design Techniques, $1,199

Thursdays, June 7 - July 26, 2018 from 9:00 am - noon

Only 10 places!

Students will:

· Learn basic pattern drafting and draping of the bodice, skirt, and pants;

· Be able to draw a design, draft a pattern, and construct garments using established fashion industry methods;

· Become familiar with the fashion design process from concept to consumer, including basic production methods; and

· Develop a master sloper and proper sizing of their products.

Basic fabric for product development and sewing machines (industrial machines, sergers, coverstitch, and blindstitch) will be provided; students must provide their own sewing kit and fabric for sewing projects. A shopping list will be provided.

Perfect for fashion designers who are looking to polish their technical abilities, correct fit issues, and generally advance their garment-making skills to a more professional level. Previous sewing machine and garment construction experience is essential.

This class is being taught by Rightfully Sewn Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Pamela Lucas. She is a graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City and has over 20 years of teaching experience.

Payment plans are available. For information or to establish a payment plan, please contact Godfrey Riddle, Vice President of External Affairs, at Godfrey.Riddle@RightfullySewn.org or 913-706-0419.


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Basic Sewing for Children$350

Mondays, June 25 - July 30, 2018 from 2:30 - 4:30 pm

Only 10 places!

Students will:

· Learn how to operate a sewing machine, use a pattern, and sew garments;

· Display their garments at the end of the program via a fashion show for family; and

· Use creative and problem-solving skills to expand their imagination.

Basic fabric for product development and sewing machines will be provided; students must provide their own sewing kit and fabric for sewing projects. A shopping list will be provided.

Perfect for grade school and middle school-aged children. No experience required but sewing machine experience helpful.

This class is being taught by Rightfully Sewn Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Pamela Lucas. She is a graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City and has over 20 years of teaching experience.

Payment plans are available. For information or to establish a payment plan, please contact Godfrey Riddle, Vice President of External Affairs, at Godfrey.Riddle@RightfullySewn.org or 913-706-0419.


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EVening: Advanced Fashion Design Techniques, $1,199

Wednesday evenings, June 27 - August 15, 2018 from 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Only 10 places!

Students will:

· Learn basic pattern drafting and draping of the bodice, skirt, and pants;

· Be able to draw a design, draft a pattern, and construct garments using established fashion industry methods;

· Become familiar with the fashion design process from concept to consumer, including basic production methods; and

· Develop a master sloper and proper sizing of their products.

Basic fabric for product development and sewing machines (industrial machines, sergers, coverstitch, and blindstitch) will be provided; students must provide their own sewing kit and fabric for sewing projects. A shopping list will be provided.

Perfect for fashion designers who are looking to polish their technical abilities, correct fit issues, and generally advance their garment-making skills to a more professional level. Previous sewing machine and garment construction experience is essential.

This class is being taught by Rightfully Sewn Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Pamela Lucas. She is a graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City and has over 20 years of teaching experience.

Payment plans are available. For information or to establish a payment plan, please contact Godfrey Riddle, Vice President of External Affairs, at Godfrey.Riddle@RightfullySewn.org or 913-706-0419.


Don't see a class that fits your schedule or particular interest? We want to hear from you at support@rightfullysewn.org!

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