Sewing introduces you to the diverse world of clothing and sewing and includes 3 levels. This project will help you explore the world of sewing and textiles by completing various sewing projects.

Sewing, Level 1

Members will learn the tools of the sewing trade and how to use them. There are several projects members can complete in the Maker’s Guide, improving their skills as they go along.

PROJECT MATERIALS

Utilize the lessons in Fundamentals and complete 3-4 projects per year in the Maker’s Guide or similar skill level projects.

MATERIALS

M STEAM Clothing: Maker’s Guide to Sewing, 4H2240, $13.45
M STEAM Clothing 1: Fundamentals, 4H2210, $13.45
M The Singer Complete Photo Guide to Sewing, 5338, $20.00

Sewing, Level 2

In this level you will advance your sewing skills to include; sewing in a set-in sleeve and a collar. You will explore various pocket applications, and fitting and design basics.

PROJECT REQUIREMENTS

Utilize the lessons in Level 2 and complete 3-4 projects per year using skills learned at this level.

MATERIALS

M STEAM Clothing 2: Simply Sewing, 4H2220, $13.45
M The Singer Complete Photo Guide to Sewing, 5338 $20.00
M Easy, Easier and Easiest Tailoring, 5285 $7.50

Sewing, Level 3

In this level, practice advanced sewing skills and garment construction techniques. Enroll if you and your leader agree you are ready. Skills include tailoring, linings, interfacing and sewing with challenging fabrics.

PROJECT REQUIREMENTS

Utilize lessons in Unit 3 to complete 1-2 projects per year using skills learned at this level.

MATERIALS

M STEAM Clothing 3: A Stitch Further, 4H2230, $13.45
M The Singer Complete Photo Guide to Sewing, 5338 $20.00
M Easy, Easier and Easiest Tailoring, 5285 $7.50
Sewing/Textiles Independent Study