Community Expert Program

Hand Sewing Basics

Sharon WilliamsThe days of stapling and taping your pant hems are finally over! In this 3-part series, you will learn basic stitches, skills like hemming and attaching a button, and simple embroidery. Then you’ll bring it all together to make a beautiful hand-sewn flower.

EPL Community Expert Sharon Williams has taught sewing at sewing machine shops, Continuing Education, and in her home to adults and children. She is excited to pass on her love of sewing at a place she loves – the library!

Registration required. Registrants should plan to attend all 3 sessions Oct. 23, Oct 30, Nov. 6 at the Riverbend Branch program room. Maximum 6 participants.

Supplies will be provided, but feel free to bring any of your own following items to customize your designs or repair clothing:

  • Scissors
  • Sewing needles
  • Thread
  • Felt squares
  • Fabric
  • Buttons
  • Thimble
  • Embroidery needles and floss
  • Any clothing in need of repair

Register today for this free program!