BASIC SEWING & DESIGN
Project: Home décor- simple pillow cover for a 16"x16" throw pillow
Skills you will learn: The basics of how to use a sewing machine & how to cut & sew a simple pillow cover
Educational Extras: Learn about organic & sustainable materials and the best resources to purchase sustainable fabrics from. Get an insider’s view about the textile industry, the fair trade fabric market, and receive tools to make more ethical choices in your fabric
Bring: 1/2 yard of fabric you'd like to use & fabric scissors. if you have your own sewing machine that is easy to transport, go ahead and bring it and I can help you learn to sew on your own machine. If you don't have one, that's ok- we'll have one the class can share.
Designer & Fiber Artist
Sarah Mark has over ten years designing for the fashion industry and for the last three years has been the lead designer for a fair trade social business start up company dedicated to empowering women through design. After years of working for the mainstream fashion industry she gained an insider'... view full bio