Serger Basics (Dec 3rd - Dec 17th)
December 3rd - December 17th
Mondays, 6pm - 8:30pm
Location: EcoEquitable's Sewing Classroom, 404 McArthur Avenue
Number of students: 6
Instructor: Yasmin Karimjee
Take your serger out of storage and learn how to properly use it to finish your sewing projects. This class will teach you all the basics, from threading the machine, to adjusting tension, learn to serge inside and outside corners, curves and how to use differential feed. You will also learn how to use a rolled hem to make beautiful napkins. Once you learn these skills, you’ll never look back.
Sewing machine expert, Yasmin Karimjee, will show you when to use your machine, she is very skilled in working with sergers.
Note: Students must bring a functional serger to class. Thread and fabric will be provided by Eco Equitable if needed.
Prerequisite: Beginner sewing ability
Beginner sewing ability: very little knowledge of sewing
Intermediate sewing ability: Has some sewing knowledge able to successfully sew a garment following a pattern
Advanced sewing ability: Has been sewing for some time is able to follow a sewing pattern and also make fitting modifications to a pattern as well as garment design changes to patterns.
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Written notice of cancellation may be processed with a full refund (minus a 10% admin fee) two weeks prior to the course starting. Cancellations received 1 week prior to the course are eligible for a 50% refund unless there is a wait list for the course. Cancellations within the final week prior to the course are non-refundable unless there is a wait list for the course and the course can be run with full attendance.