ONLINE: Fashion I: Garment Sewing

ONLINE: Fashion I: Garment Sewing (5 Weeks)

Level: Intermediate/Advanced

Price: LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Class Description

Take your garment-making skills to the next level. Learn the tricks of the trade as you make samples of specialty stitches, seam finishings, facings, and more. Use your new skills as you make a garment from a pattern of your choice. Finish with a skillfully made article of clothing that you will be proud to wear. Adult students only, please. Prerequisite: Two department sewing classes, or equivalent experience.

No Class Available.

Student Information

Supplies Students will need:

  • A commercial pattern for any kind of garment
  • A table or work space to spread out
  • Sewing machine
  • Tailors chalk, water soluble fabric marker or pencil
  • Sewing pins 
  • Thread
  • Seam ripper
  • Fabric scissors
  • Paper scissors
  • 1 yard of muslin fabric for samples
  • Fabric and notions recommended for your pattern
  • Optional: A few yards of muslin or mock up fabric that is similar to what your pattern calls for

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.