PUBLIC SEWING CLASSEs


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

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2-DAY TEACHER WORKSHOP, $325

Friday, October 19 and Saturday, October 20 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. on both days.

Teachers will:

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

· Advance knowledge of industrial sewing machine functions, parts, and maintenance; and

· Become knowledgeable about many types of fabric.

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 teachers who are looking to polish their technical abilities in preparation for increased Family and Consumer Sciences curricula. Previous sewing machine and garment construction experience is essential.

Continental breakfast will be provided. We can provide lunch and hotel recommendations. There will be a Dutch dinner out on Friday night.

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 816-442-8078.


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SEW AND SIP, $239

Friday nights, October 5 - October 26, 2018 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Only 10 places!

After a long week, unwind with friends, sip an adult beverage, and learn important skills!

Students will:

· Become a competent home sewist;

· Learn about fabric and fit;

· Make either a dress or shirt in one hour; and

·Learn basic repair skills such as: patching a hole/rip, sewing a button, and mending.

Basic fabric 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 bridal parties, team-building, and friends! This is a basic sewing class for those just beginning to sew or wanting to reacquaint themselves with sewing. No experience required but sewing machine experience helpful. Students may bring their own beverages.

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 816-442-8078.


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DESIGNING GENTLEMEN’S GARMENTS, $479

Saturday mornings, October 6 - 27, 2018 from 7:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Only 10 places!

Students will:

· Advance illustration and concepting capabilities;

· Learn pattern-making techniques for pants and jackets;

· Take a trip to a local fabric store to learn about the fabric types and capabilities;

· Become familiar with sizing guides and how clothes are produced; and

· Develop tailoring skills.

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 high school and adult 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 are 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 816-442-8078.


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BASIC SEWING FOR YOUTH, $350

Wednesday evenings, November 7 - December 19, 2018 from 5:30 - 7:30 pm (no class on Wednesday, November 21 due to Thanksgiving)

Students will be encouraged to make gifts for their loved ones for the holidays!

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's Director of Instruction and Curricula, Pamela Lucas. She is a graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City and has over 20 years of teaching experience.


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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