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The Sam Apron is a beginner friendly project those those wanting to dip their toes in the world of garment sewing! This pattern includes sizes 0-34 and is fully customizable with cut lines for heights from less than 5’ tall to over 6’ tall.
- Taking measurements and selecting a size
- Practice straight stitching, understitching, topstitching
- Cutting, making and applying bias tape
Level: Beginner. Students must have basic sewing machine knowledge and experience sewing straight seams.
Max number of participants: 5
Length: 4 hours (1 session)
Instructor: Emma M / Liz S
Materials: Class fee includes a printed copyshop pattern and in-store use of sewing machines and notions. Students are required to supply their own fabric and thread (available to purchase at Needlework with class discount applied). Supply list coming soon.
Updated May 2023
GENERAL CLASS POLICIES
All sewing machine-based workshops are limited to 5 participants. A minimum age of 17 is required for all classes unless otherwise stated. Students must have completed the Sewing Basics 1 class or have equivalent experience to participate in workshops that require the use of a sewing machine.
PAYMENT AND REGISTRATION
Due to the limited number of seats in our workshops, we require full payment of class fees at the time of registration. You may register for a class online via our website, in person, or over the phone (905-667-5663) with Visa or Mastercard.
Class fees are 100% non-refundable, though store credit will be issued if given adequate notice of changes or withdrawals. See below for our store credit guidelines.
For single-session workshops, store credit will be issued for changes or withdrawals made 72 hours prior to the start of the class. Changes/withdrawals within 72 hours of the class result in a forfeit of fees, though registrants are permitted to transfer their spot to another person if they cannot attend, pending approval.
For multi-session workshops, store credit will be issued for changes or withdrawals made one week prior to the start of the class. Changes/withdrawals within one week result in a forfeit of class fees, though registrants are permitted to transfer their spot to another person if they cannot attend, pending approval.
Please ensure your availability before registration, and provide ample notice of changes or withdrawals to avoid the loss of registration fees.
As of May 2023, masks are no longer mandatory to attend our workshops. We reserve the right to amend this policy at any given time.