Welcome to the dynamic world of SEWING & FASHION DESIGN

Our goal is to provide quality sewing education in a traditional yet creative format.  Individualized lesson plans catered to each student/group. One-on-one attention & small class sizes improves a child's overall performance, self-confidence & resourcefulness. Want to attend a regular class or meet new fashion friends who also love to sew? Don't forget about our FASHION CAMPS offered during Spring, Summer & Winter Breaks!

SEWING 101

YOUTH & TEENS    

  • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION     TIME/DAY: Your choice    Price: $50 / 1 hr. or $75 / 2 hrs.   Location: TISSU
  • SEMI-PRIVATE (2-8 students, adult+child, friends, same project, all ages, private group)  Time/Day: 2 hrs. by appt.  Contact us for pricing.

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. Students will get a sewing kit to inspire their next sewing project! All supplies included. Project: Choose a beginner project; the sky's the limit! Details emailed after registration.

TO REGISTER: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.com


FASHION DESIGN

YOUTH & TEENS    

  • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION     TIME/DAY: Your choice    Price: $50 / 1 hr. or $75 / 2 hrs.   Location: TISSU
  • SEMI-PRIVATE (2-8 students, adult+child, friends, same project, all ages, private group)  Time/Day: 2 hrs. by appt.  Contact us for pricing.

Do you want to become a fashion designer? Do you love fashion? This is the perfect class to give students 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." Sewing optional. Details emailed after registration.

TO REGISTER: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.com


FASHION DRAWING

  YOUTH & TEENS   

  • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION     TIME/DAY: Your choice    Price: $50 / 1 hr. or $75 / 2 hrs.   Location: TISSU
  • SEMI-PRIVATE (2-8 students, adult+child, friends, same project, all ages, private group)  Time/Day: 2 hrs. by appt.  Contact us for pricing.

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.


HANDBAG DESIGN

YOUTH & TEENS    

  • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION     TIME/DAY: Your choice    Price: $50 / 1 hr. or $75 / 2 hrs.   Location: TISSU
  • SEMI-PRIVATE (2-8 students, adult+child, friends, same project, all ages, private group)  Time/Day: 2 hrs. by appt.  Contact us for pricing.

Learn the basics of handbag design. If you love backpacks, tote bags, purses, wallets & pouches this is the perfect introduction. All supplies included.


ACCESSORIES DESIGN (jewelry, scarves, hats, shoes)

YOUTH & TEENS    

  • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION     TIME/DAY: Your choice    Price: $50 / 1 hr. or $75 / 2 hrs.   Location: TISSU
  • SEMI-PRIVATE (2-8 students, adult+child, friends, same project, all ages, private group)  Time/Day: 2 hrs. by appt.  Contact us for pricing.

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: $50 / 1 hr. or $75 / 2 hrs.   Location: TISSU
  • SEMI-PRIVATE (2-8 students, adult+child, friends, same project, all ages, private group)  Time/Day: 2 hrs. by appt.  Contact us for pricing.

What is THE SLOW FASHION MOVEMENT? What is sustainability? What are eco textiles? What does it mean to recycle or upcycle a garment? Students will dive into the green world of sustainable design, where the environment, landfills, garment recycling, global warming & veganism go hand in hand. Students will brainstorm, design & sew a sustainable fashion garment or collection based on their areas of interests & their favorite sustainable textiles.

TO REGISTER: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.com


CUSTOM DESIGN (sewing experience & home machine preferred but not required)

YOUTH & TEENS    

  • PRIVATE INSTRUCTION     TIME/DAY: Your choice    Price: $75 / 2 hrs.   Location: TISSU (bring your own fabric)

Do you have a special garment/project in mind from a sketch or magazine? Want to sew your own dress for prom? Or costume for Halloween? This is an intense 2 hour session where students make their own patterns & sew their own project. All unfinished projects must be brought home (instructors DO NOT finish garments).

*Please bring in desired fabric/trims for custom design. If not, students will practice/sew with cotton & make a muslin sample to take home.

TO REGISTER: TissuSewingStudio@gmail.com