Intro to sewing

  • ONE TIME 3-hour course

  • Learn fundamental skills of using the sewing machine

  •  Take home a one of a kind project at the end of the workshop.

  • Learn how to thread your machine

  • Learn how to sew on the curve, pivot, and in very straight lines

  • Experiment with various stitches, seam finishes, and fabric choice.


A one-time tree-hour class that can help anyone get comfortable using a sewing machine! In this class, students will learn how to thread the machine, basic sewing stitches, seam finishing techniques, marking and cutting fabric, cut out pattern pieces and gain the skills needed to create their very own, take home Market Bag or a Scarf! Sewing supplies, such a state-of-the-art machine, rulers, pins, weights and fabric are provided to all students registered ion our into to sewing class.
This course is a prerequisite for the adult beginner sewing class and includes a $30 credit towards more sewing classes.


Cost for a one time 3-hour class: $60

Adult Sewing

  •  SIX 2-hour classes

  • Choose from 6 patterns, including backpacks, pants, shorts, skirts, hoodies, and dresses

  • Build your foundation for all things sewing, learn how to read a pattern, how to lay out a pattern onto fabric, how to choose appropriate fabric,

  • Learn how to construct a garment including seam finishes, hemming buttons and buttonholes, sew a dart, finish a elastic waistband, and create pockets

  • Learn how to adjust a pattern to fit to create perfectly fitting garments


Beginner sewers will use La Yifat Jovani own in-house developed patterns. This includes patterns for Shirt, cardigan shorts skirts and a simple dress! This is great for all entry-level to novice sewers as we can help you bring your skills to the next level! 
Students will learn how to read basic patterns, follow pattern instructions, make simple pattern alterations, layout and cut fabric, and learn basic garment construction with our state of the art sewing machines! 

Experienced sewers are welcome to bring their own patterns/projects or begin with one of ours. Build your foundation for all things sewing! Adult classes are ongoing, self-paced, and offered weekly. Students can join at any time! 
Students must choose six consecutive classes over a thirteen-week period. 
*Fabric costs not included in price.

Cost for six 2-hour classes: $336