Classes Available for Children

Please call 518-695-4867 or email martha@memyself-i.com for more information on any of our classes.

Machine Sewing Basics
Private Lessons

Beginners

Learn about your machine; how to use and take care of it, the latest and most useful sewing tools and how to use them, how to take basic measurements, what size pattern to purchase, and more.

Intermediates

Learn about reading a pattern, making changes to a pattern, pattern layout, selecting fabrics, and fabric preparation.


Winky Cherry Hand Sewing for Children

We will use the Winky Cherry series of Sewing Books: My First Sewing Book, My First Embroidery Book, My First Doll Book, My First Patchwork Book, and My First Quilting Book.

A student works their way through five levels of hand sewing, starting with the prerequisite course My First Sewing Book, and graduate into each succeeding course as their knowledge of hand sewing grows. This program is designed for children ages 6-10.


Hand Sewing Basics for Children and Adults

Learn what you want to know with customized lessons including:

  • How to thread a needle
  • How to make a knot
  • Basic stitches for everyday use
  • How to sew on a button
  • and much more!

Hand Sewing for Intermediates

Do you already know the basics and would like to learn more? Customize your lessons to your own needs.


Teen Classes

We are now offering classes oriented towards teens in:

  • Heirloom Machine Sewing
  • Basic Machine Sewing
  • Hand Sewing


Do you have two or more children that you would like to have take lessons? Please ask about our group pricing. If a prospective student already has beginning machine sewing skills and would like to try more advanced projects, please click here.If you would just like to order a book or pattern packet, please call (518) 695-4867.

Please call 518-695-4867 or email martha@memyself-i.com for more information.