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Bristol Drawstring Backpack Sew Along Project



Name of Class- Drawstring Backpack Sew Along
Length of Class- 3 hours
Number of Sessions- 1
Price per Student- $40
Minimum # of Students- 2
Maximum # of Students- 8
Class Description- This is a guided step by step project class. We will be sewing a drawstring backpack out of one yard of fabric! 
Student Level- Beginner, not novice. Must be able to set up and use a sewing machine. 
Supply List- 2 matching or contrasting fabrics cut at 1/2 yard each, light or medium weight interfacing
Sewing Kit- Sewing machine and foot controller in good working condition, matching thread and bobbins, standard-size sewing machine needles, fabric marking tool, pins and pincushion, rotary cutter (not necessary but helpful).


Skill Level: beginner
Skill Details: Beginner, but must be able to set up and use a sewing machine.
Instructor: Lauren Houser
Instructor Bio: Lauren started sewing over 12 years ago. She quickly fell in love with sewing and never looked back! Lauren has worked as a professional seamstress in Bristol for 10 years. She started as a sewing assistant to a master seamstress and interior designer. Currently, she works as a tailor for a local men?s clothing store. Outside of this work, Lauren designs and sews clothing, bags and accessories under the name Top Stitch Studios. She sells her work at local and regional arts and craft fairs. Lauren also loves to promote the arts though sharing her love and knowledge of sewing. She has been teaching private and group lessons in the tri-cities. Last year, Lauren spent two weeks traveling and teaching with Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts outreach program called Artreach on the Road. Lauren is currently in school at Northeast State Community College where she is studying small business management and visual design.
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