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Sewing Techniques: Below the Belt

In this course, students learn the necessary techniques to assemble garments that cover the lower half of the female form. Instruction will focus on developing skills to create flies, hems, and waistbands. While learning industry standard techniques and tips, students sew a pair of pants and lined skirt. Students will leave with the ability to transfer their skills to commercial patterns or their own designs. Previous sewing experience is required. The SAIC ACE course that would provide you with introductory experience is Sewing Techniques: Fundamentals


The registration deadline is September 23.


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Sewing Tech: Below Belt
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Class meeting time 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM CT
Class meeting days Monday
Building and room Sullivan Center Room 702
Course number 2407
Course instructor Kylee Marisa Alexander