Faculty

We are a sewing school dedicated to teaching sewing skill to a level that will allow sewists to create a wide variety of items from simple garments and accessories of many kinds, to advanced couture sewing and construction.

We offer a variety of classes for beginners (children and adults) and more advanced classes to challenge growing learners. Very advanced classes will follow as interest grows. Lessons in pattern drafting, pattern alteration and fashion design are available on an individual basis.


Elizabeth Pike – 
MA in Education
✄ Washington State Certified K-12 Teacher ~ 30+ Years
✄ 50+ years sewing experience ~ started sewing at age eight
✄ Specializes in:

– New tips and techniques
– Current fashion trends
– Pattern alteration theories

 

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Karen Reichardt – BS in Biology and Nursing
⚇ Author of several sewing books
⚇ Web site www.SquareDanceSewing.com
Specializes in:

– Workshops on men’s shirts
– Serger/overlock classes
– Presser foot techniques and accessories