Sewing from a Pattern New

Feel confident creating new projects from a pattern. Understand how to follow the process of assembling a simple garment or craft item from a pattern. This class features an informational packet covering all aspects of working with 3 types of sewing patterns, created by Mary Ann Racheau, Las Vegas costume and fashion designer and Master Sewing Educator.

Prerequisite: Skill Level: Beginner This student is unfamiliar with sewing terms, supplies and notions and basic sewing techniques. The student has very little or no experience in using a sewing machine. basic machine knowledge: winding a bobbin, threading the machine; changing feet, tension settings and stitch settings. The student also has little or no knowledge about fabric, grain or selvage, pattern direction, thread, scissors, needles, pins and taking proper measurements.

This course has discount registration fees! UNLV Staff and Alumni, visit for more information. Otherwise, email us at to see if you qualify for a discount.

Dates:January 14 - February 18, 2023
 Sa from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM, 6 sessions
Location:UNLV Paradise Campus (PAR) Room 125
Instructor:Mary Ann Racheau
Fee: $179.00
Materials:Students are required to bring a sewing machine and basic sewing supplies to class. Additional materials will be discussed and provided on the first day of class.

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

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