Sewing Classes with Salinda Barnard

Ready to learn to sew? Need a little help mastering a new skill.  No matter your skill level, Salinda offers a sewing class just for you.


Group classes are listed in the Classes and Events sections below.  To sign up for classes held at LSUS, please contact LSUS Continuing Education.  


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Classes and Events

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Perfect Tee Shirt

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

LSUS Continuing Education

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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Perfect Tee Shirt

 Learn to sew a knit and stitch up a wardrobe staple. You can bring your own sewing machine or use one of the machines provided. Note: You must already have a basic knowledge of a sewing machine.  (Supplies not included.)  To sign up, please visit LSUS Continuing Ed.


REQUIRED Supplies:

2 Yards of jersey knit, stretch sewing machine needles size 14, scissors, pins, tape measure, and thread

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

LSUS Continuing Education

Thursday October 4, 2018

Sewing Basics

9am - Noon

LSUS Continuing Education

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Thursday October 4, 2018

Sewing Basics

If you've never used a sewing machine before, this is the class for you!  Learn how to thread the machine, fill a bobbin, balance the tension, and sew a straight seam.  Create a finished pillowcase while you practice.  (Supplies not included.)  To sign up, please visit LSUS Continuing Ed.


REQUIRED Supplies:

  • Three (3) pieces coordinating 100% cotton quilting fabric in the following amounts:  Fabric 1 (1yd), Fabric 2 (1/2 yd), Fabric 3 (1/4 yd)
  • All-purpose thread
  • Sewing shears
  • Straight pins
  • Size 11 universal sewing machine needles
  • Sewing machine manual (if you bring your own machine)

9am - Noon

LSUS Continuing Education

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Sewing Intermediate

9:00 AM - Noon

LSUS Continuing Education

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Thursday, October 11, 2018

Sewing Intermediate

 Learn how to use your machine's settings and presser feet to create beautiful topstitching, finished edges, ruffles, gathers, and pleats.  Practice while you create a simple tote bag.  You can bring your own sewing machine or use one of the machines provided. Note: You must already have a basic knowledge of a sewing machine. (Supplies not included.) To sign up, please visit LSUS Continuing Ed.


REQUIRED Supplies: 

  • Two (2) pieces 100% cotton quilting fabric in the following amounts: fabric 1 (1/2yd), fabric 2 (1/2 yd)
  • All-purpose thread
  • Sewing shears
  • Straight pins
  • Size 11 universal sewing machine needles
  • Sewing machine manual (if you bring your own machine)

9:00 AM - Noon

LSUS Continuing Education

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Basic Skirt

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

LSUS Continuing Education

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Basic Skirt

Learn to create this wardrobe basic, install zippers, and modify a pattern to make it your own. You can bring your own sewing machine or use one of the machines provided. Note: You must already have a basic knowledge of a sewing machine. Supplies are not included.  To sign up, please visit LSUS Continuing Ed.


REQUIRED Supplies:

  • 2 yards lightweight cotton woven fabric
  • McCalls 3830 or similar pattern for an A-line skirt with zipper closure
  • 7 inch zipper
  • hook and eye set
  • lightweight fusible interfacing
  • your sewing kit

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

LSUS Continuing Education

Tuesday & Thursday, November 13 & 15, 2018

Pattern Basics

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

LSUS Continuing Educaiton

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Tuesday & Thursday, November 13 & 15, 2018

Pattern Basics

Grain lines, tissue patterns, notches and dots!  Put all these things together to create a pair of pajama pants!  We will also discuss casings, hems, and elastic.  You can bring your own sewing machine or use one of the machines provided.  Note: You must already have a basic knowledge of a sewing machine. (Supplies not included.)  To sign up, please visit LSUS Continuing Ed. 


Supplies:

  • Pattern for pajama pants (elastic waist, with or without drawstring)
  • Fabric (amount specified on pattern envelope)
  • 2 yards 1/2 inch wide elastic
  • All-purpose thread
  • Sewing shears
  • Straight pins
  • Size 11 universal sewing machine needles
  • Sewing machine manual (if you bring your own machine)

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

LSUS Continuing Educaiton

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