Altadena Library Sewing Classes

Student/Parent Information about the Teen Sewing Classes

Assembling Your Sewing Kit

Sewing Maze We will be practicing on this on our first class

Skirt Fabric Calculation Worksheet You will be purchasing your own fabric for the skirt. Use this worksheet to determine how much fabric you should buy.


Project Tutorials (print)

Drawstring Bag Tutorial

Skirt With Elastic Waist

9 Patch Pillow Tutorial You will use an assortment of fabrics to create your own design. You have the option to embroider on the opposite side.

Zipper Bag Tutorial

Monster Tutorial
Monster Template

Pilowcase Tutorial

How to embroider a backstitch


Sewing videos:

How to Get Started Sewing Crafty Gemini has a lot of good sewing videos that you can see on her youtube channel

How to Tie a Sewer's Knot

How to Embroider Using the Backstitch

Other Embroidery Stitches

How to Sew a lined zipper pouch

How to Make a Patchwork Pillow

How to Sew a Pillowcase - rollup method

How to Sew on a Snap

Other Fun Sewing Projects:

Hipster Cross Body Bag Tutorial

Pocket Tissue Pack Tutorial

Tote Bag Tutorial

Flannel Lap Quilt Instructions

Wallet Tutorial Ignore the "7 1/2" at the end of the tutorial.