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TXL104: Serger Sewing Machine SBU
Class Number 208-28605

In this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class, learn to use the serger sewing machine to sew and hem fabric. Learn basic operations such as threading, adjusting stitch length and feed ration, and fixing broken thread. Get hands-on serger experience using overlock stitching to create high quality, soft-feeling seams and fine rolled hems. This machine sews regular weight fabric, not leather or thick canvas. Expect to increase productivity after learning this efficient machine.

Project: Pocket bag

Prerequisites: None

Equipment access: Serger sewing machine

Minimum age: 12

Supervision requirements: During class, all 12- to 15-year-old students must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who is also enrolled in the class.

When using the serger sewing machine outside of class time, 12- to 15-year-old members must be accompanied and supervised by a parent or guardian who has passed the SBU.

Safety: Closed-toed shoes are require

Passing this class is a requirement to use this equipment at TechShop

TechShop Location: TechShop Mid-Peninsula
Room / Area: Textiles Room
Instructor: Mark Oehlberg
Class Date: Sunday, Jan 20, 2013
Start Time: 2:00 PM
Class Length: 1.5 Hours
Price: $45.00
Lab Fee: $6.00
Age Range: 12 and Up (Contact the store to register students under 13.)
Min. Students: 2
Max Students: 5
Current Students: 2
Seats Left: 3
Sorry, this Class is Over! But We Have Another "Serger Sewing Machine SBU " Class with Seats Still Available:

Wednesday, 4/23/2014 Serger Sewing Machine SBU