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       Fall classes at  Ashby Sewing Center, Marietta, Georgia  770-426-9947
                

                         BEGINNING SMOCKING

Description:  Learn the  basic smocking stitches and incorporate them into a
beautiful bishop dress.   The 1st  and 2nd  class you will learn the basic
smocking stitches and you will learn how to read a smocking plate and center
the design while working on a bishop dress.  The third class you will learn how
to finish the bishop, how to sew a placket, and how to attached the neck
binding to the bishop.

Class Class Duration:  3 weekly sessions of 2 1/2 hours each.
KIT FEE:                     $18.00 (Includes multi-sized bishop pattern,               
                                practice sampler, and smocking plate .
When:                          Monday, 9/28, 10/5, & 10/12  
Time:                           10-12:30 AM
Cost:                           $50
Supply List:                  Sewing Machine in good working order for the 3rd class
                                Basic sewing supplies – thread, scissors, pins,  etc.
                                2 ½ yards batiste
                                DMC – assorted colors  


                            BEGINNING PICTURE SMOCKING

Create those precious little pictures on garments with the technique of
stacking cables.  Knowledge of basic smocking stitches required.  We will be
working on a Christmas design!

Two 2 hour sessions:     $35 includes hand-outs, practice piece &  design plate
WHEN:                          10/26 & 11/2, 10-12:00
KIT FEE:                       $14 (Includes 2 inserts and smocking plate).
Supplies needed:            scissors, DMC for practice

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT ASHBY SEWING CENTER,
770-427-9947