Sewing Beginner: 18 Inch Doll Clothes - Maxi Skirt
In this class we will construct a skirt for 18 inch dolls including American Girl and My Generation Dolls.
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Completed by 16 learners
year old learners
learners per class
$8 per class
Meets 1x per week
Over 4 weeks
30 minutes per class
In this class we will work together to learn to sew a dress for 18" dolls. Day 1: Picking your fabric - we will discuss types of fabric and what fabrics are appropriate for this project and prepare our pattern for cutting. Students will need to purchase (or otherwise source) the fabric for their project between day 1 and day 2. Day 2: Cutting your pattern - will will work together to cut our pattern/fabric. We will be discussing grains and directional patterns.If there is time we will...
Students will have a better understanding of fabrics, patterns (and instructions) and basic sewing methods on knit fabrics after finishing this class.
The homework for this class varies by class. Class 1 - source fabric Class 2 - finish cutting if you don't finish during class Class 3 - finish the construction of the skirt if you don't finish in class
Lesson 1: printed copy of pattern from SuzyMStudio - https://etsy.me/2AtFCUd Lesson 2: fabric and other materials required for pattern (we will discuss these more during lesson 1) scissors, pins, table space Lesson 3: sewing machine (and adult supervision/assistance if necessary)
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
30 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Students will need to have access to a working sewing machine for this class. The instructor will be using an older version of this machine: https://amzn.to/2XtCcsY Students are responsible for knowing how to turn on, and thread their spacific machine prior to beginning class. If you need help with these steps often craft store employees (who you can meet with personally) and/or youtube videos are of great assistance. Please let the instructor know prior to class if you are still struggling and we will find a way to help.
The Homesteading, DIY, Math Mom
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128 total reviews
214 completed classes
Hello! I'm Aubrey and I am mom to 9 crazy children ages one through fourteen. We live on a homestead in Idaho where we raise rabbits, chickens, turkeys, ducks, quail, goats, and sheep. I have a degree in Math Education and one in Family History...