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Open Lab: Sewing

Orlando Public Library

Sewing Studio

Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here for you. Participants are required to bring their own patterns and materials.

Come to the Sewing Studio at the Orlando Public Library and bring your sewing projects. All the tools are here to create your projects. Participants must bring all of the fabric, patterns, thread and notions (e.g. interfacing, zippers, etc.) needed for the project. 

What We Have ? Singer Sewing Machines - Large Cutting Tables and Mats - Sergers - Computer Embroidery Machines

  • Prerequisites to use a sewing machine:
    • Sewing: Introduction to the Sewing Machine
    • Participants must be able to wind a bobbin, thread a sewing machine, sew straight seams, read simple patterns and cut fabric with minimal assistance.
  • Prerequisites to use a serger:
    • Sewing: Introduction to the Serger
    • Sewing: Threading a Serger
    • Participants must be able to serge fabric, thread a serger and adjust thread tensions.
  • Required Prerequisites to use an embroidery machine:
    • Sewing: Orientation to the Embroidery Machine

Age requirements: Adults; for anyone under the age of 18, guardian must sign waiver and accompany the child.

TAGS: | Maker/DIY | Life Skills |

Orlando Public Library

Phone: 407-835-7323

Mon, Aug 03 Closed
Tue, Aug 04 Closed
Wed, Aug 05 Closed
Thu, Aug 06 Closed
Fri, Aug 07 Closed
Sat, Aug 08 Closed
Sun, Aug 09 Closed

About the branch

LYMMO Orange Line
LYNX Bus Link 3, 6, 7, 11, 13 and 51

The Orlando Public Library is the headquarters and resource center for the Orange County Library System. The Library has been located at this site since its beginnings as the Albertson Public Library in 1923. Public Reference Departments in the Orlando Public Library include Children's, Library Central, and Learning Central. The Children's Library offers spacious areas, special programs, computers and story rooms for our youngest readers and readers to be. The Technology and Education Center is located on the second floor and includes the Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center for Technology, Innovation and Creativity. The Friends of the Library Third Floor Bookstore is open daily and recycles withdrawn and donated books to the community.


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