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Home Sewing Boot Camp
Home Sewing Boot Camp
Home Sewing Boot Camp
Home Sewing Boot Camp
Home Sewing Boot Camp
Home Sewing Boot Camp

Home Sewing Boot Camp

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Have you always wanted to learn how to sew? 

Our Home Sewing Boot Camp will help get you going! This is a chance to get to know your sewing machine and practice new skills on 3 simple but useful projects that you can use around the home. 

Please read our Covid-19 Safety Measures before booking. 

In this workshop you will learn:

  • Basic sewing vocabulary
  • Helpful tools you’ll need to sew at home
  • Sewing machine parts and functions
  • How to wind a bobbin and thread the machine
  • How to sew in a straight line and pivot around corners
  • How to sew in reverse
  • Sewing a straight seam
  • Marking fabric
  • Basic quilting
  • Hemming
  • Applying bias binding

Week 1 - Introduction to Cutting + Sewing - Envelope Cushion Cover or Pillow Slip

Week 2 - Kitchen Apron

Week 3 - Quilted Place Mat or Soup Bowl Cozy

Week 4 - Time for finishing projects and review or skills

You will need to purchase the following (or bring from your stash at home!):

Envelope Cushion Cover - 2 fat quarters or 1/2 meter of cotton or cotton/linen canvas + coordinating thread

Pillow Slip - 1 meter of 100% cotton + coordinating thread

Kitchen Apron - 1 -1.5 meters of quilting cotton or canvas (depending on style/size) + coordinating thread

Quilted Place Mat or Soup Bowl Cozy - 1/2 meter of quilting cotton (you can sometimes use scraps from your previous projects to make this!), bias tape (optional - we can also make bias tape from leftover fabrics) + coordinating thread 
*we'll provide the batting as we only need a wee bit!

We offer a 20% student discount on all your supplies for this workshop! You will be sent a code to use online once you've registered for your class! 

Prerequisite: None

Equipment requirements: Please note that we provide a sewing machine for you to use in the studio, but we encourage you to bring your machine from home. Please remember to bring the manual (and foot pedal/power cord).

Group size: Maximum 5 students