Sewing 101: Intro to Fabric Workshop - Fabricate Studios Sewing 103: Basic Tee Shirt

Sewing 101: Intro to Fabric Workshop



Learn the basics of different textiles and their best uses. We will learn how to identify different types of fabric as well as their fabric contents.

Sewing 101 – Intro to Fabrics is a one session workshop style class. We will cover the very basics of textiles including:

  • Knit vs woven types of fabrics and their best uses.
  • Tips and tricks for sewing with difficult fabrics.
  • How to conduct a burn test.

You will leave with a set of fabric swatches provided with the class. This will both a lecture and hands-on style class. So bring some wine and lots of questions!

Instructor: Sarah

Class time: 1 session / 2.5 hours

Prerequisite: Sewing 101

2023 Dates:

  • February PM: class meets Friday, February 24th from 7:00pm-9:30pm (add to calendar)
  • March PM: class meets Friday, March 31st from 7:00pm-9:30pm (add to calendar)
  • April PM: class meets Friday, April 28th from 7:00pm-9:30pm (add to calendar)
  • May WKD: class meets Sunday, May 7th from 2:00pm-4:30pm (add to calendar)
  • June WKD: class meets Sunday, June 18th from 5:00pm-7:30pm (add to calendar)
  • July WKD: class meets Sunday, July 9th from 5:00pm-7:30pm (add to calendar)

If you’d like to be notified when future classes are added to our calendar, please complete this form.  For questions, email us at [email protected] with INTRO TO FABRICS in the subject line.

  • No supplies are required, but feel free to bring swatches of fabrics you would like to test,