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Hand Stitching Primer: It's All in the Details...

  • Josephine's Dry Goods 2609 SE Clinton Street Portland, OR 97202 USA (map)

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It's All in the Details... a series of intermediate level 2 hour classes designed to brush up on basics, increase your skills in machine and hand sewing,  learn fine sewing techniques beyond those you find in patterns and discover how and where to use them in creating beautiful, one-of-a-kind garments. A kit for sample making will be supplied for each class.

Hand Stitching Primer

Basic hand sewing techniques are an integral part of sewing.  Hand stitching gives you maximum accuracy for marking, basting, hemming and finishing.  Practice a variety of basic stitches and learn when and where to use each one in this 2-hour beginner level workshop.  Bring your favorite hand sewing needle and create a sampler of hand stitches as your reference for future projects.

Instructor:  Marla Kazell

Kit for making samples will be supplied

Tools provided for use during class:



Hand sewing needle



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You will receive a 15% discount the day of your class!  Please arrive 30 minutes early if you are purchasing your class supplies prior to class.

If you are unable to finish your project during the allotted class time - don't worry!  You will be granted one free hour of Open Sew at Josephine's to finish!

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