$55 – $75

TextileLab 101

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MakerLabs

780 East Cordova Street

Vancouver, BC V6A

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In this class you will learn how to work with various domestic sewing machines, use of an industrial walking foot machine, textile and thread basics, and an overview of basic pattern concepts and edits.

Sewing machine basics include:

  • Sewing Machine features
  • Needle Types and features
  • Arriving at the machine: what to look for and how to set it up, both domestic and industrial
  • Threading the Sewing Machine
  • Loading the bobbin with thread

Duration

3 hours

Prerequisites Courses
None

Equipment Access

  • Brother Overlock
  • Kenmore Ultra Stitch 12
  • Consew 230 Straight Stitch
  • Juki LU-563 Industrial Walking Foot

Safety

Recommended:

  • Closed-toed shoes
  • Remove dangling jewelry
  • Tie back long hair

FAQ

Is there an age limit to enter the event?
The minimum age for participants is 13 years old with a participating guardian or 18 otherwise.

What are my parking options at MakerLabs?
MakerLabs' parking lot is located on the east side of the building on the corner of Hawks Avenue and East Cordova Street.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please email us at hello@makerlabs.com with any questions or concerns.

Can I sign up for the member rate?
If you sign up for a membership on the day of the class, you'll receive a refund for the difference between the general and membership class price.

How do I cancel or reschedule my class?
Refunds or credit for future classes will only be provided if we are notified by email to hello@makerlabs.com at least 24 hours in advance of the class. No refunds will be provided for late cancellation, but we do offer a 50% credit torwards a future class.

What happens if I show up late?
Please arrive 15 minutes before the schedule start of the class so that it can start on time. Attendees arriving more than 5 minutes late will not be allowed in the class.

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