FLEX How to Use a Sewing Machine Make Your Own Clothes Costumes Pt 4 4W2
Explosive Learning Jo Reynolds Life Skill Teachers
This 4-week, 4 part course will teach your student how to use a sewing machine to make their own clothes and costumes, with a flexible schedule and personalized feedback.
US Grade 7 - 9
Part 4 of 4. If you have not taken part 1, 2 or 3 of this course please have a look through our class listings page to get the full enjoyment from this course. In this 4-week, 4 part course, your student will learn the ins and outs of using a sewing machine to create their own clothes and costumes. From the basics of machine operation and fabric selection, to reading and following patterns, to designing and embellishing their own unique creations, your student will gain the skills and...
This class is taught in English.
Students will learn the basics of sewing machine operation and maintenance, selecting and preparing fabric, reading and following patterns, and creating their own designs. They will also learn basic hand-sewing techniques, as well as how to add embellishments and decorations to their creations.
Jo is an experienced seamstress and sewing instructor, I have been teaching sewing classes for learners of all ages for over 20 years. I hold a BA degree and have designed and created custom clothing and costumes for individuals and theater productions.
Homework OfferedEach week, students will be assigned a project related to the week's lesson. Homework will take approximately 1-2 hours per week and will include completing the project and practicing techniques covered in the lesson.
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
Assessments OfferedLearner progress will be assessed through completed homework assignments and feedback from the instructor.
Students will need access to a sewing machine, sewing supplies (such as fabric, thread, and needles), and a computer or tablet with internet access for online materials. Supplies can be purchased at a reasonable cost from a fabric or craft store, or online.
Please note that this course involves the use of a sewing machine, and proper safety measures must be taken. Learners will be provided with instructions on how to safely use the machine, and adult supervision is recommended.
Class materials will include patterns and instructional videos, as well as resources from established sewing experts and online communities.
Explosive Learning specialises in Life Skills classes that: * Develop essential life skills rarely taught in schools * Improve wellbeing by helping make kids happy and active * Increase confidence through performance skills * Are great fun to...
$99for 4 weeks
No live video meetings