Tangled Bobbin

Sewing Classes

Take a look at our upcoming courses

classes guided, sewing workshops

Private Sewing Classes

Monday 4pm-7pm, Tuesday 4pm-7pm

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Book your private sewing class with our head seamstress for one on one guided assistance completing your project your way!

Limited to one project per class, max 2 people

Every Monday & Tuesday 4pm-7pm
MUST book an appointment to guarantee your spot.

SEWING EXPERIENCE: Any

MACHINES & MATERIALS: Machines Provided, not including materials.

INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE COST: $75

DATES: Monday 4pm-7pm, Tuesday 4pm-7pm

Hemming 101: Dress pants, Skirts, Knits

Tuesday, March 8, 4-7pm, Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 4-7pm

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If you’ve always wanted to hem your own clothing than this class is for you. This class will teach you how to blind hem your dress pants and tricks for knit fabrics. Raynelle will demonstrate techniques for formal dresses and share tips to help you achieve success with all types of projects.

Students will practice fundamentals by creating samples in class and informative worksheets will be provided for future reference.

 

*Please note*
• Maximum of 6 students per session – space is limited
• Students will be assigned homework as required to complete their garment in the allotted schedule – you may be required access to your own machinery, or studio time can be booked for an additional fee.
• Your garment is your creation. The Tangled Bobbin is not responsible for the end result. We are simply here to assist and guide you through the construction process. Your end satisfaction with your product is ultimately your responsibility.

 

Register HERE!

https://goo.gl/forms/W0So8CwcqorJfXb42

Facebook event HERE!

https://www.facebook.com/events/148591105828668/

SEWING EXPERIENCE: Novice

MACHINES & MATERIALS: Provided

INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE COST: $75

DATES: Tuesday, March 8, 4-7pm, Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 4-7pm

Project: Sew Your Own Dream Dress

March 1, 2018 9-12pm, March 11, 2018 9-12pm, March 18, 2018 9-12pm, April 8, 2018 9-12pm, April 15, 2018 9-12pm, April 28, 2018 9-12pm

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Join us for our first ever Tangled Bobbin Academy classes, where you will end your series of classes and sessions with a complete grad, escort, wedding or other formal dress!

Make your own formal dress from a commercial pattern
• Grad
• Escort
• Wedding

This session will include:
• 3-5 private consultations – additional fittings subject to $25 fee per consultation
• +/- 15 hours of classroom time to construct your garment
• Test fit muslin
• 5m Broadcloth

*Please note*
• Maximum of 6 students per session – space is limited
• All fabrics will be cut and prepared by a professional Tangled Bobbin tailor.
• Student will supply fashion fabrics for garment and all required notions – average supply cost is $150-300, depending on your fabric and notion choice. (zippers, buttons, and other specialty items)
• Students will be assigned homework as required to complete their garment in the allotted schedule – you may be required access to your own machinery, or studio time can be booked for an additional fee.
• Your garment is your creation. The Tangled Bobbin is not responsible for the end result. We are simply here to assist and guide you through the construction process. Your end satisfaction with your product is ultimately your responsibility.

Schedule
#1 Consultation / Registration
• Must be complete before March 1, 2018

Here we will discuss style/fit selection
• Go over individual patterns and supply needs – best pattern/fabric choice etc
• Fabric will be required BEFORE class #1 so they can be cut and prepared by a Tangled Bobbin professional tailor

#2 Test Muslin’s – Class #1
March 4, 2018 9-12pm

Students will construct test fit muslin’s.
• Any incomplete samples will be required to be completed at home or on your own time

#3 Assessment – Fitting #1
Must be complete before March 9, 2018 by 4pm

• Students will have a private fitting of test muslin with our professional tailor to asses any necessary design changes or pattern alterations.

Construction Classes #2-4 There are 3 sessions allotted for this process
March 11, 2018 9-12pm
March 18, 2018 9-12pm
April 8, 2018 9-12pm
April 15, 2018 9-12pm

• Students will begin construction with fashion fabrics.
• Students will book fitting consultations with seamstress as required

#5 Final Fitting
Projects to be complete by April 28, 2018

• Students will have a private fitting of completed project with our professional tailor to asses any necessary pattern alterations.
• Each additional fitting subject to additional fees.

 

Register HERE!

https://goo.gl/forms/ytByeBndD9mLMv2t1

Facebook event HERE!

https://www.facebook.com/events/156091005110743/

SEWING EXPERIENCE: Beginners to Advanced

MACHINES & MATERIALS: Student will supply fashion fabrics for garment and all required notions – average supply cost is $150-300, depending on your fabric and notion choice. (zippers, buttons, and other specialty items). Students will be assigned homework as required to complete their garment in the allotted schedule – you may be required access to your own machinery, or studio time can be booked for an additional fee.

INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE COST: $345

DATES: March 1, 2018 9-12pm, March 11, 2018 9-12pm, March 18, 2018 9-12pm, April 8, 2018 9-12pm, April 15, 2018 9-12pm, April 28, 2018 9-12pm

Project: The Tailored Shirt

March 4 , 2018, 12-3pm, March 11, 2018, 12-3pm, March 18, 2018, 12-3pm

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The tailored shirt.
 
Every closet needs a perfect dress shirt!
 
Beginners to advanced, will delight in the techniques and skills this course has to offer. Crisp collars, perfect cuffs, beautiful top stitching, and button holes.
 
Be prepared to be inspired!
 
Students will provide a pattern and shirting fabric and notions for their project.
 
*Consultations are recommended*
 
3 x classes 12-3pm each day
March 4, 2018
March 11, 2018
March 18, 2018

SEWING EXPERIENCE: Novice

MACHINES & MATERIALS: Provided - may require access to own machinery, or studio time can be booked for an additional fee.

INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE COST: $265

DATES: March 4 , 2018, 12-3pm, March 11, 2018, 12-3pm, March 18, 2018, 12-3pm

Learn To Sew: Pattern Drafting Basics

March 12, 2018, 4-7pm, September 24,2018, 4-7pm

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Drafting 101

In this course students will have a great introduction to fashion design for all skill levels of the skirt in 3 different styles : A- line, Flare, Gathered. Students will learn how to use basic pattern drafting skills to create new designs from a basic skirt block. In this class we will create patterns for in 3 different styles: A- line, Flare, Gathered.

 

Includes

Basic skirt block pattern

Finished pattern for 3 skirt styles

All resources will be supplied

Class Dates

March 12, 2018, class runs 4-7pm

Please note:  Maximum of 6 students per session – space is limited

Students will be assigned homework as required to complete their garment in the allotted schedule- you may be required to access your own machinery, or studio time can be booked for an additional fee.

Your garment is your creation.  The Tangled Bobbin is not responsible for the end result. We are simply here to assist and guide you through the construction process. Your end satisfaction with your product is ultimately your responsibility.

Register HERE!

https://goo.gl/forms/DVQvzgc33uCAnI5v1

Facebook event HERE!

https://www.facebook.com/events/195835104339282/

SEWING EXPERIENCE: Novice

MACHINES & MATERIALS: Provided

INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE COST: $75

DATES: March 12, 2018, 4-7pm, September 24,2018, 4-7pm

Back To The Basics: Sewing Seams 101

March 15, 2018, 4-7pm, Monday, September 10, 2018, 4-7pm

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Seams – Sewing 101

In this course Raynelle will teach the language of seams. No serger? No problem! Students will learn how to create beautifully finished edges inside every garment, as well as the various fabrics, needles and finishes, by creating samples for future reference.

 

Please note:  Maximum of 6 students per session – space is limited

Students will be assigned homework as required to complete their garment in the allotted schedule- you may be required to access your own machinery, or studio time can be booked for an additional fee.

Your garment is your creation.  The Tangled Bobbin is not responsible for the end result. We are simply here to assist and guide you through the construction process. Your end satisfaction with your product is ultimately your responsibility.

Register HERE!

https://goo.gl/forms/ulVWuS2Vja5XA42z1

Facebook event HERE!

https://www.facebook.com/events/150920975616697/

SEWING EXPERIENCE: Novice

MACHINES & MATERIALS: Provided

INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE COST: $75

DATES: March 15, 2018, 4-7pm, Monday, September 10, 2018, 4-7pm

Hemming: Jeans - Tips, & Tricks

Tuesday, March 6, 4-7pm, Monday, September 17, 4-7pm ,

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If you’ve always wanted to hem your own clothing than this class is for you. This class will teach you how to original hem a pair of jeans, blind hem your dress pants and tricks for knit fabrics. Raynelle will demonstrate techniques for formal dresses and share tips to help you achieve success with all types of projects.

Students will practice fundamentals by creating samples in class and informative worksheets will be provided for future reference.

 

*Please note*
• Maximum of 6 students per session – space is limited
• Students will be assigned homework as required to complete their garment in the allotted schedule – you may be required access to your own machinery, or studio time can be booked for an additional fee.
• Your garment is your creation. The Tangled Bobbin is not responsible for the end result. We are simply here to assist and guide you through the construction process. Your end satisfaction with your product is ultimately your responsibility.

Register HERE!

https://goo.gl/forms/PTKdKmhBv4hfFsPz2

Facebook event HERE!

https://www.facebook.com/events/161026677885669/

SEWING EXPERIENCE: Novice

MACHINES & MATERIALS: Provided

INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE COST: $75

DATES: Tuesday, March 6, 4-7pm, Monday, September 17, 4-7pm ,

Back to the Basics: SERGING 101

Tuesday, September 11, 4-7pm

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Tricks and tips to utilize your serger better!

SEWING EXPERIENCE:

MACHINES & MATERIALS:

INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE COST: $75

DATES: Tuesday, September 11, 4-7pm

Questions?

CONTACT US

Visit us at our downtown location at: 10017 100 Avenue, Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 0V2

Phone: 780-876-5511

Email: raynelle@tangledbobbin.ca

Monday to Saturday: 10AM - 6PM

Sunday & Holidays: CLOSED