Classes

Jamie Lau Sewing Classes

Sewing 101 at Textile Arts Center
April 7-28, 2015
Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm
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In this four-week class, you will learn the essential skills of sewing: how to use a sewing machine, basic pattern reading, and garment construction while creating a simple, A-line tank top or dress using a pattern designed by Wiksten.

After Workshop: Sew a Tote at Textile Arts Center
April 23, 2015
Thursday, 6:30-9:30pm
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In this three-hour workshop, students will learn how to thread a sewing machine and wind a bobbin. We will cover the basics of sewing and construct a fully lined, reversible tote bag.

Sewing 202 Weekend Intensive: Pattern Making at Textile Arts Center
May 2-3, 2015
Saturday & Sunday, 11:00-5:00pm
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In this weekend intensive, you will learn how to draft a final pattern for a basic one-dart skirt sloper using your own measurements. Students will sew a muslin mock-up and learn how to make fit adjustments. This course will also cover how to create an A-line skirt pattern variation for a classic skirt with flare.

Sewing 101 at Textile Arts Center
May 5-26, 2015
Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm
Enroll now (Select “Sewing” in the left SESSION TYPE filter to view classes)
In this four-week class, you will learn the essential skills of sewing: how to use a sewing machine, basic pattern reading, and garment construction while creating a simple, A-line tank top or dress using a pattern designed by Wiksten.

Sewing 201 Weekend Intensive: Draping at Textile Arts Center
Dates TBA
In this weekend intensive, you will learn the fundamentals of fashion draping, including understanding grainline, draping on the bias, and using styling tape. Students will work on various hands-on exercises, including making a fitted corset and draping on the bias to create a cowl design. Each student will develop a final design project which will then be turned into a sewing pattern.

Private Sewing Lessons
Interested in private lessons? Jamie Lau Designs offers individualized sewing lessons for both adults and children. Contact us for more information and to schedule an appointment.