Sewing machine crash course
Do you have a sewing machine sitting in your house collecting dust? Do you find yourself wanting to make something with it but really not sure where to start? I will teach you how to use your sewing machine, how to thread it and how to care for it, and go over its capabilities. It's much like driving a car, once you know how to operate one you basically know how to operate them all (of the same type). I can also walk you through a simple sewing projects and give you lots of tips and advice so you can succeed in your undertaking. I am also willin to provide some help with patternmaking or to help you adjust your I'll fitting clothes for best fit.
Training & Qualifications
I studied sewing at the best trade school Montreal has to offer. After graduating in 2011 I've worked for a menswear fashion designer making samples of pants and jackets etc, after that I worked for the renowned Grands Ballets Canadiens in the costume shop under the supervision of an extraordinary cutter who taught me attention to detail and precision in my work, and countless smaller contracts through the years, randinnnfir fancy dresses to lingerie, circus costumes, burlesque costumes and the list goes on.
Availability & Preferences
Weekdays during the day is best, but we can arrange on weekends or weeknights too.