THIS is why I sew

Upcoming at the Saint John Sewist Academy

 Kids and Teens:

Check out all our classes: Kids & Teen, Young Designers, Costume Design, Young Sewist

Register for Fall 2018 NOW!



Sewing Crash Course: If you are starting from scratch this course is for you. Option to bring a child to learn with you. Beginner.

Finding Your Fit: This is for those with sewing experience, but are apprehensive to start a more detailed project, like a fitted dress or men's shirt. In this course, we will teach you how to get through a more complicated pattern, including alteration techniques to help you get that perfect fit, and make sure you get those zippers and button holes in right! Beginner Intermediate to Advanced Intermediate

Pattern Drafting 101: The Skirt Learn how to draft a skirt sloper that can then be used as a base to design all of your skirts. Advance Beginner 

Pattern Drafting: Child's bodice sloper Learn how to draft a child's bodice sloper that can then be used to make tops and dresses for your child. Intermediate

Fabric Art Nights: Spend a Friday or Saturday evening creating Fabric Art. No sewing experience required. 


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