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 attention & small class sizes improves a child’s performance, self-confidence, creativity & critical-thinking skills.

Don’t forget about our MINI-CAMPS or WEEK LONG FASHION CAMPS offered throughout the year duing Spring, Summer & Winter Breaks!

SEWING 101

YOUTH (ages 6-12)  & TEENS (ages 13-16)

  • YOUTH CLASS (4 week session) TIME/DAY: 4:30pm-6:30pm (Wednesdays in October. Meets 10/3, 10/10, 10/17 & 10/24). Class begins at 5pm but students are welcome to arrive early @4:30 to work on homework, read, relax, eat, etc.). PRICE: $25 / DAY (enroll specific days or entire 4 weeks)

  • TEEN CLASS (4 week session) TIME/DAY: 3:30pm-5:30pm (Thursdays in October. Meets 10/4, 10/11, 10/18 & 10/25). Class begins at 4pm but students are welcome to arrive early @3:30 to work on homework, read, relax, eat, etc.). PRICE: $35 / DAY (enroll specific days or entire 4 weeks)

  • 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)

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: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.com


SEWING 102

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 PRICE: $35 / person (please email us to schedule your session/details)

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


FASHION DESIGN

YOUTH (ages 6-12)   & TEENS (ages 13-16)

  • YOUTH CLASS (4 week session) TIME/DAY: 4:30pm-6:30pm (Wednesdays in November. Meets 11/7, 11/14, 11/21 & 11/28). Class begins at 5pm but students are welcome to arrive early @4:30 to work on homework, relax, eat, etc.). PRICE: $25 / DAY (enroll specific days or entire 4 weeks)

  • TEEN CLASS (4 week session) TIME/DAY: 3:30pm-5:30pm (Thursdays in November. Meets 11/1, 11/8, 11/15 & 11/29). Class begins at 4pm but students are welcome to arrive early @3:30 to work on homework, relax, eat, etc.). PRICE: $35 / DAY (enroll specific days or entire 4 weeks)

  • 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)

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: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.co5


FASHION DRAWING

  YOUTH & TEENS   

  • CLASS Coming during Winter Session

  • 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: $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)

There are several ways to create your own patterns. This class is a great overview & introduction to the importance of patterns 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    

  • CLASS Coming WINTER SESSION

  • 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)

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


ACCESSORIES DESIGN

YOUTH & TEENS    

  • CLASS Coming WINTER SESSION

  • 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)

Learn the basics of accessory design in this fun introductory class. Students will sketch, design & sew: scarves, hats, dabble in jewelry techniques & so much more. As an added bonus, students will also learn about marketing their products & selling it in the growing handmade & craft industry. Individualized lesson plans catered to each student or group. All supplies included.

TO REGISTER: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.com


SUSTAINABLE FASHION

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 PRICE: $35 / person (please email us to schedule your session/details)

    Learn about the SLOW FASHION movement & how you can apply your new design & sewing skills utilizing sustainable textiles & practices. We’ll also teach you how to upcycle your favorite wardrobe pieces into something new.   

TO REGISTER: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.com


FASHION SCHOOL PORTFOLIO    

  • 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)

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 (we’ll show you how!). 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