Welcome to the dynamic world of SEWING & FASHION DESIGN!

**FALL SPECIAL** Enroll in 4 “PRIVATE INSTRUCTION” lessons & receive 15% off. Flexible appointments around your busy schedule**

Our goal is to provide quality sewing/fashion education incorporating both traditional & creative techniques.  Customized lesson plans catered to each private student/group. DID YOU KNOW? One-on-one & small class sizes improves focus, performance, self-confidence, creativity & critical-thinking skills.

SEWING 101

YOUTH (ages 6-12)  & TEENS (ages 12-15)

  • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION TIME/DAY: Your choice PRICE: $60 / 1 hr. or $75 / 2 hrs. All supplies included.

  • PRIVATE GROUP (2-10 students, adult+child, friends, family, co-workers, same project, all ages, private group) TIME/DAY: 2 hrs. by appt (please email us to schedule your session/details)

Welcome to the sewing world! We will show you how to thread & maintain your machine, basic hand & machine stitches, seams & more. This is the perfect class for students who are completely new to sewing or would like a review. All supplies included. Details/projects emailed after registration.

**TO REGISTER FOR PRIVATE INSTRUCTION: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.com

SEWING 101 - TEENS


SEWING 102

YOUTH & TEENS    

  • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION TIME/DAY: Your choice Price: $60 / 1 hr. or $75 / 2 hrs. All supplies included.

  • PRIVATE GROUP (2-10 students, adult+child, friends, family, co-workers, same project, all ages, private group) TIME/DAY: 2 hrs. by appt

Advance your sewing skills to a new level! We will continue to dive into sewing techniques & projects catered to your abilities & interests. Private students or Private Groups will receive a customized lesson plan.

TO REGISTER: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.com


New! FASHION DESIGN

YOUTH (ages 6-12)   & TEENS (ages 13-15)

  • **ENROLLMENT CLOSED** YOUTH CLASS (4-wk session) TIME/DAY: 4pm-6:30pm (Wednesdays in November. Meets 11/7, 11/14, 11/21 & 11/28). 4pm-6:3pm. Supplies included. Email to Register: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.com

  • TEEN CLASS (4-wk session) TIME/DAY: 3:30pm-6pm (Thursdays in November. Meets 11/1, 11/8, 11/15 & 11/29). Due to after-school activities & varying end times, students may arrive/leave anytime from 3:30pm-6pm. Registration required below.

  • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION TIME/DAY: Your choice PRICE: $60 / 1 hr. or $75 / 2 hrs.

  • PRIVATE GROUP (2-10 students, adult+child, friends, family, co-workers, same project, all ages, private group) TIME/DAY: 2 hrs. by appt (please email us to schedule your session/details)

Do you love fashion? Want to start your own fashion collection, attend fashion school or simply challenge yourself to create/design your own wardrobe? This is the perfect class to give you an overall preview of the fashion design process. As taught in contemporary fashion schools, we will inspire & challenge students to reach new heights in identifying their unique "aesthetic." We’ll also share everything we learned in Fashion School from San Francisco. Details emailed after registration.

TO REGISTER for PRIVATE INSTRUCTION: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.com

FASHION DESIGN - TEEN
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FASHION DRAWING

  YOUTH & TEENS   

  • CLASS Coming in January!

  • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION TIME/DAY: Your choice PRICE: $60 / 1 hr. or $75 / 2 hrs.

  • PRIVATE GROUP (2-10 students, adult+child, friends, family, co-workers, same project, all ages, private group) TIME/DAY: 2 hrs. by appt PRICE: $35 / person (please email us to schedule your session/details)

Students will experiment with different drawing tools as well as focus on fashion croquis, model poses, garment sketching & much more. Do you love to draw or want to practice your drawing skills? This fun class will give you the chance to identify your unique drawing style & see examples from worldwide fashion illustrators


PATTERNMAKING    

  • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION TIME/DAY: Your choice PRICE: $75 / 2 hrs.

  • PRIVATE GROUP (2-10 students, adult+child, friends, family, co-workers, same project, all ages, private group) TIME/DAY: 2 hrs. by appt (please email us to schedule your session/details)

There are several ways to create your own patterns. This class is a great overview & introduction to the importance of the patternmaking process in fashion design. We will cover ALL the patternmaking techniques, beginning with commercial store patterns than advancing to creating your own. Intermediate class.

TO REGISTER: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.com


HANDBAG DESIGN

YOUTH & TEENS    

  • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION TIME/DAY: Your choice PRICE: $60 / 1 hr. or $75 / 2 hrs.

  • PRIVATE GROUP (2-10 students, adult+child, friends, family, co-workers, same project, all ages, private group) TIME/DAY: 2 hrs. by appt (please email us to schedule your session/details)

Learn the basics of handbag design & construction. If you love backpacks, tote bags, purses, wallets & pouches this is the perfect introduction to inspire future sewing projects or handbag collection. All supplies included.


SUSTAINABLE FASHION (reloved, upcycled)

YOUTH & TEENS  

  • CLASS Coming in January!

  • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION TIME/DAY: Your choice PRICE: $60 / 1 hr. or $75 / 2 hrs.

  • PRIVATE GROUP (2-10 students, adult+child, friends, family, co-workers, same project, all ages, private group) TIME/DAY: 2 hrs. by appt (please email us to schedule your session/details)

    Learn all about the SLOW FASHION movement & how you can upcycle, recycle & alter your clothes! Apply your new design & sewing skills utilizing sustainable textiles & practices. We’ll also teach you how to create a whole new capsule wardrobe out of your current closet. WARNING: this is a super fun class & will inspire you to go green in all areas of your life!

TO REGISTER: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.com


*CUSTOM DESIGN (bring your own fabric/notions)

YOUTH & TEENS  

  • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION TIME/DAY: Your choice PRICE: $75 / 2 hrs.

    Did you draw a fashion sketch & want to bring it to life? Have an idea in your head but don’t know where to begin?  Do you have a special occasion coming up & want to design/sew your own garment? We can help! Bring in your fabric & trims & we’ll guide you in creating patterns/samples to sew your creation. PLEASE NOTE: students must take/complete their projects on their own at home. Don’t have a sewing machine? No worries! Schedule a time in our “SEWING LOUNGE,” use our machines & complete your project independently (no instruction given).

TO REGISTER: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.com


FASHION SCHOOL PORTFOLIO    

  • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION TIME/DAY: Your choice PRICE: $75 / 2 hrs.

  • PRIVATE GROUP (2-10 students, adult+child, friends, family, co-workers, same project, all ages, private group) TIME/DAY: 2 hrs. by appt (please email us to schedule your session/details)

Are you applying to fashion school & need some help navigating the admissions process? Is your school requiring fashion illustrations & sewing skills? Do you need samples created? Or do you just want to create a portfolio to challenge yourself? We’ll guide you & make the process less daunting. We’ve worked with students applying to Parsons, FIT & FIDM. We’ll also share our own fashion school portfolio from the Academy of Art in San Francisco. Don’t let the admissions process frazzle you - with preparation, guidance, creative/technical skills & a knockout portfolio, you’ll achieve your fashion school dreams & goals in no time.

TO REGISTER: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.com