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Intro to Sewing

April 4 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Get more comfortable with your sewing machine and learn basic hand & machine sewing skills & safety!

Learn basic hand & machine sewing skills & safety in this class! This is a great class for those looking to improve their fundamental knowledge on sewing and sewing machines. Participants will be able to thread machine & wind their own bobbin, as well as understand the different features of these machines, practice staying on the line and pivoting skills on paper.

Attendees will be able to make and take home samples of a variety of seams, seam finishes, & hems.

You are encouraged to bring your own sewing machine to learn on, but the Makerspace can supply one for you if you can’t bring one. Additionally feel free to bring any other notions or accessories you have like bobbins, thread, scrap fabric, shears, seam ripper, thimble, etc.

Instructor: Marsha Pelletier

Class requires minimum 2 people to run

Minimum age is 12

Registration closes 2 days before event.


April 4
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Port City Makerspace
68 Morning Street
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States

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Know someone that would like to take a class? Get them a gift card!

Looking for more classes?
Check out our friends at other makerspaces in the area!

Manchester Makerspace

MakeIt Labs – Nashua

Making Matters – Concord

MAxT Makerspace – Peterborough

Assemble Makerspace – Berlin

GALA Makerspace – Wolfeboro

Claremont Makerspace