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Adult Foundation 1 (Sundays)

Sewing as a hobby or planning to sew professionally? This is the foundation class for you.

  • Started Apr 14
  • 189 Canadian dollars
  • King Street E

Available spots


Service Description

In this 6-week class, you'll learn the basics of sewing while making beginner-friendly fun projects. There are two levels in the foundation class. This is level 1. Level 1 is for complete beginners who have not used a sewing machine before, or have not fully mastered its use. We are starting from scratch and will be making a few projects before the class ends. Topics include but are not limited to: - Understanding the sewing machine - Basic stitches and seams - Sewing on straight lines, curves, and angles - Seam allowances - How to take some basic custom measurements Projects: - A tote bag - A pillowcase with French Seams - A double-sided apron with patch pockets Fee covers training and use of our sewing machines in the class. The fee does not include fabrics and notions needed for projects. A personal sewing kit is required for this course. See below for the list. Feel free to bring yours from home or get the kit at the studio for only $60. SEWING TOOLS 1. A carrying case (to hold the tools) 2. Some pieces of calico/muslin fabric (for trials) 3. Fabric scissors 4. Extra pair of scissors (for paper and other materials) 5. Seam ripper 6. Fabric pen or Tailor's chalk 7. Dressmaker pins 8. Pin cushion 9. Some spools of thread 10. Measuring tape 11. Some bobbins (at least 5) 12. Pencil (for drafting patterns) 13. Eraser (for drafting patterns) 14.Large plain paper for drafting patterns 15.Pattern-making metric straight ruler. For inquiry, please call or text 647-490-2022 You can send an email to info@sewwithpjay.ca You can also use our 'Contact' page to reach us. Please note that there is no refund for missed classes. Unless it's a emergency, kindly communicate your absence at least a week before the class to be missed. This will allow us time to fix a make-up session for you. Also note that we can only accommodate one make-up session per 6-week program. Thank you!


Upcoming Sessions


Cancellation Policy

Cancellation/Reschedule Policy: Payment validates booking. Your spot is reserved immediately after payment is made. No refunds are offered for sewing classes/camps/workshops. Cancellation received at least two weeks before class gives us the time to transfer your fees to another time slot. Cancellations received less than two weeks before class starts, (or no-shows) may result in forfeiture of fees paid if there are no available spaces for makeup classes. If for reasons beyond our control, we need to cancel a class, we will issue a refund in the manner in which you paid or you can transfer your payment to a future session of your choice. Classes are subject to change or cancellation based on low attendance.


Contact Details

  • 633 King Street East #201, Oshawa, ON, Canada


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