ONLINE: Sewing With Commercial Patterns

ONLINE: Sewing With Commercial Patterns (5 Weeks)

Level: Beginner/Advanced Beginner

Price: LAC Members $160.00 / Non-Members $165.00

Class Description

Take your First Time Sewing skills to the next level as you learn how to use commercial patterns. We will explore sewing terminology and apply these concepts as we use a beginner level garment pattern of your choice. You will learn several finishing techniques that will advance your sewing skills and prepare you for next level classes like, Guided Sewing Projects. Adult students only, please. Prerequisite: First-Time Sewing or equivalent experience.

No Class Available.

Student Information

Supplies students need:

  • A sewing machine
  • A beginner level commercial sewing pattern (Vogue, McCalls, Grainline Studios, etc.)
  • Thread
  • Ruler
  • Measuring tape
  • Pencil and eraser
  • Paper scissors
  • Fabric scissors
  • Pins
  • 1/2 yard of muslin fabric to practice sewing techniques
  • Additional muslin fabric, or fabric of your choice, for your garment


This interactive online class is presented via Zoom. Please download Zoom (, and register your email address prior to your first class.

You will be emailed Zoom meeting instructions, including a unique URL and meeting code to join the class at least 1 day before the start of the class. If you do not receive an email from your instructor or registered within 24 hours of the first scheduled class, please contact the front desk ASAP.

Class cancellations can happen if enrollment minimums are not met 2 days prior to the first class. If your class is canceled, you will be contacted via phone or email.

If your class comes with a required or optional kit:  All kits will be available for contactless pick-up the weekend prior to the session's start date. Please call before picking up to confirm that the kit is ready.