- Product # LS0003
- Type Paperback
- ISBN 978-1-94065-502-4
- Published Date 2014
- Dimensions 8 x 10
- Pages 160
- Photos 60
- Drawings 30
Sophisticated first-time sewing instruction. The School of Sewing: Learn it. Teach it. Sew together. book is not aimed at children with juvenile projects. Instead its technique-based method is for a mature student, who's excited to learn all about sewing, with simple instruction for attractive projects.
A year's worth of attractive projects. What makes this book truly unique is that while it's geared toward sophisticated beginners, it is also a teaching tool for experienced sewers and instructors, who want to hold their own licensed School of Sewing classes. Written by a former teacher, with clear instructions, the book is designed to cover a year's worth of lessons with a new project every month:
- Drawstring bag
- Ruffled wristlet
- Zipper pouch
- iPad/Kindle sleeve
- Half-square triangle quilt, and more.
A stitch in time. Since each project builds on the skills learned in the previous lesson, you won't make silly mistakes by trying to tackle complicated projects from the start. Learning to sew is made easy with:
- Simple, step-by-step instructions
- Inspiring colorful photographs
- Tons of instructive illustrations
- “Extra Credit” options for an added a bit of flair
- Fabric store field trip
- Machine-buying tips
- Essential sewing school supplies
School of Sewing. Pair the book with year-long licensed Class Kits, available for craft shops and individuals who want to “teach it forward” with School of Sewing learn-to-sew workshops.
Preview a sample of this book below
- Table of Contents
Buying a Machine
Fabric Store Field Trip
12 Projects: Pillowcase, drawstring bag, apron, ruffled wristlet, zipper pouch, zipper pillow with binding, buttonhole pillow, iPad/Kindle sleeve, Tote Bag, Piurse, Placemats, Half-Square Triangle Quilt (each project will teach a new skill and each offering ‘extra credit’.