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Pinning for Placement *

Skill Builder Format: Pinning
Experience needed: none
Format: Lecture/Demo

Pinning seems sew easy... but most people don't recognize it's an integral part of your sewing process. If done improperly it can lead to crooked lines, misaligned seam allowances, holes, broken machines, and overall frustration. Save yourself the hassle and learn the correct pinning process.

In this lecture you'll learn: Pins; What makes a good pin? Techniques; How to pin in a variety of situations. Fabric Creep; What is it and how to prevent it? Intersections; How do I achieve a perfect intersection?

Class Objectives:
The class participant will be able to:
- Discuss what makes a great pin
- Identify the best pins for the project
- Explain the benefits of pinning
- Demonstrate how pinning controls fabric creep
- How to align and achieve perfect intersections
- Discuss the hazards of pinning
- Explain alternative methods to pinning: clips and glue

Supplies Needed: none
Supplies needed: none

Skill Level: Beginner
Skill Details: Beginner Level Course
Requirements: None
Instructor: Cathy Queitzsch
Instructor Bio: Cathy Queitzsch
Prices includes 1 face to face class.

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