Sew Better, Sew Faster!
Learn Islander Industrial Sewing Secrets with certified Islander Instructor, Robin Bolton. This is a techniques class for the sewer who wants to improve personal sewing skills. Learn how the industry sews without pins or basting to create more professional looking garments faster than you have ever sewn before. You will learn to understand how your machine works, faster cutting methods, crimping curves, how to hold the fabric for maximum matching abilities, flat felled seams, the burrito method for easy collars, cuffs and waistbands as well as easy zipper installation. You can then transfer these techniques to your future projects making your sewing more enjoyable.
This is a three hour class with a cost of $45 per student plus a $10 kit fee. Kit fees are payable in cash to the instructor the day of class. Kit fees include pre-cut samples for learning and reference.
Cancellation & Refund Policy
Class, club, and event fees are nonrefundable. You must cancel 72 hours before the first session of the class, club, or event to receive store credit or apply the fee to another class, club or event. However, if the instructor or Montavilla Sewing Centers has to cancel a class, club, or event, you have the option for a store credit or full refund. Students must bring their own machines to all classes, unless otherwise noted. We request that you do not bring children or guests to the classes. Thank you!