Painted Portrait Dress Class - In Person

Painted Portrait Dress Class - In Person

5 Little Monkeys Quilting

  • $75.00
    Unit price per 

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Dates: October 20, 27, November 3, 2021
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Supply List:
* Dress Pattern
* Fabric - Amount will be determined and then purchased in first class. (Note: If you have some fabric that you love, and want to use for portions of the dress then bring it with you to Day 1 and we’ll see if it works.)
* Thread
* Accent Ribbon - Optional
* Sharp fabric shears or Rotary Cutter * Sewing Pins - Thin
* Sewing Machine in good working order
*Basic Sewing Supplies (scissors, snips, marking tools, seam ripper, measuring tape)


Class 1 at 5 Little Monkeys Quilt and Sew - NO SEWING MACHINE NEEDED for Day 1
Class 2 & 3 - Personally Attend at 5 Little Monkeys or Virtual Attendance
Pattern by Anna Maria Horner
Course Instructor: Dianna Traylor
By the end of this course you will have created a unique, comfortable, well-fitting Painted Portrait Dress you will enjoy wearing …
Supplies: Remember, good sharp tools will make your process more pleasurable …
Sewing Machine (Not Day 1) Rotary Cutter or Fabric Shears
Flexible Measuring Tape Dress Pins
Seam Ripper, Thread, Dress Pattern
3 Fabrics (Yardage calculated in Day 1 Class)
Pattern Cutting Weights if you use a Rotary Cutter (Weights are optional)
• DAY ONE - DO NOT BRING YOUR SEWING MACHINE.
• Course introduction and basic housekeeping, parking and creature comforts
• Quick Worksheet Task Completion
• Once complete, this worksheet will be used to guide your specific fabric length requirements
• Fabric and Notion Selection and Purchase
• Three Main Fabrics
• Two possible additions for pocket lining and back accent flap
• Optional yard of accent ribbon
• Class feedback, suggestions and encouragement will be included ;-)
• Fabric properties, including grains, bias, hand, scale, design, ease and glance
• Basic, Personal Pattern Modifications
• Neckline
• Bust
• Waist
• Length • Fabric Selections and Options
• Lightweight summer dress
• Cozy fall or winter jumper - Just size up a bit to layer turtleneck and leggings

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