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If you already know how to use a sewing machine, it is time to discover the versatility of using a serger. Get an overview of how a serger works and how to properly and safely use one.
Learn to serge simple straight seams and adjust serger tensions to work with stretch fabric.
Note: Sewing skills are necessary to be successful in this class. New to sewing? Check out Introduction to the Sewing Machine.
|Beginner||Someone has used a sewing machine before but may need aid on threading the machine and may need additional practice keeping an even seam allowance.|
|Confident Beginner||Someone who can sew straight and curved seams while keeping a consistent seam allowance, can thread a standard machine and wind a bobbin, has a basic understanding of different fabric types and has completed several projects.|
|Intermediate||Someone who is comfortable with working and threading sewing machines, sewing patterns with markings and notations, has an understanding of fabric types and interfacing, and has experience with using a variety of tools, notions, and presser feet.|
|Advanced||Someone who is comfortable with working and threading both sewing machines and sergers, sewing patterns with markings and notations, has an understanding of both woven and knit fabric types and interfacing, and has experience using a wide variety of tools, notions, and presser feet.|
AGE GROUP: | Adults |
EVENT TYPE: | Maker/DIY | Life Skills |
TAGS: | tech-fiberarts | tec101 | sewing | fiberarts |
|Mon, Jun 05||10:00AM to 7:00PM|
|Tue, Jun 06||10:00AM to 7:00PM|
|Wed, Jun 07||10:00AM to 7:00PM|
|Thu, Jun 08||10:00AM to 7:00PM|
|Fri, Jun 09||10:00AM to 6:00PM|
|Sat, Jun 10||10:00AM to 6:00PM|
|Sun, Jun 11||1:00PM to 6:00PM|
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.