Sun, Sep 25|
IN PERSON: Copy Your Favorite Garment
Do you love your shirt so much that you wish you had a closet full of them? What about that skirt you bought a few years ago that has seen better days but you keep wearing it because it fits you perfectly? Copy it!
Time & Location
Sep 25, 2022, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM PDT
Ace Makerspace, 6050 Lowell St #214, Oakland, CA 94608, USA
About the Event
Do you love your shirt so much that you wish you had a closet full of them? What about that skirt you bought a few years ago that has seen better days but you keep wearing it because it fits you perfectly? Copy it! Come learn from expert garment instructor, Beth Galvin as she show you how to copy a shirt or skirt into a flat pattern that you can use to create an entire wardrobe of favorites.
Skill level: ✂️✂️
You have a few projects under your belt. You aready know how to thread and use a sewing machine and you're ready to learn more advanced basics.
Supplies: All supplies are included with this class. We will not be sewing in this class, only drafting the pattern. Please bring a simple blouse, shirt, or skirt made of woven, not knit, fabric for your first project. Start simple - end successful!
About the instructor:
Beth Galvin started sewing at age 7 and can sew everything from casual knit tops to tailored jackets to over the top party dresses. She has a popular sewing blog, Sunnygal Studio where she shares her tips and tricks and she also blogs for Craftsy. Beth loves to help people get the pattern they love to fit the way they want. She is brilliant at adding stylish little details that make your projects look professional and special, but what's even better is that she has figured out how to make it easier! One of her favorite things is to teach you the tips and shortcuts that will make your sewing faster and also more fun. Sign up for one of Beth's classes and let her teach you how satisfying it can be to sew great clothes that make you look great!
This class is being held at the Ace Makerspace located at 6050 Lowell St, #206, Oakland CA 94608. Located where Oakland, Berkeley and Emeryville come together and just a short hop from Ashby BART. Ace Makerspace is a nonprofit whose mission is bringing people together to create, learn and solve life’s challenges with an amazing array of tools, technology, and project-based education. All in inclusive spaces, serving everybody in Oakland and beyond. You are required to open a free guest account prior to class.
Class fees are non-refundable. However you may transfer the class to a friend if you let us know in advance (please ask them to set up a guest account at Ace Makerspace).
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