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February 2021

Sew Distinctive Part 1 and 2

February 26 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Sew Distinctive Part 1: Transforming Your Stash into Clothes that Fit your Curves and Your Lifestyle WEDNESDAY, 2:00 - 2:45 PM (PST) FRIDAY, 2:00 - 2:45 PM (PST) Fun and functional clothing made by you combines beloved fabric and your favorites styles. This trunk show and demonstration will help you discover the garments just waiting in your fabric collection. Whether you have fine fabrics, vintage linens or cotton scraps, see ways to combine several fabrics into distinctive clothing creations using a few versatile core…

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Square Armhole Magic

February 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Try a new shape for your DIY jackets and tops. The square armhole design is just what you need to sew creative, comfortable clothing that flatters and fits every figure. In this trunk show, see how easy these woven and knit designs are to fit and construct with their neat shoulder line, side panel options and carefully crafted sleeves. Recently featured in “Threads Magazine,” The Armhole Squared offers endless wardrobe possibilities. Thursday 2:00 - 2:45 p.m. PST and Saturday 4:00…

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March 2021

How Clothing Patterns Work

March 3 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Let patterns be your guide to sewing clothing that looks and feels great. Learn how to decipher sizing systems, take body measurements, prepare patterns, why to make a mock-up, how to place the pattern on the fabric, cutting, and marking. Rae will take you on an informative tour of the garment pattern as she explains the different varieties of formats, their symbols and other notations that help you construct with ease. Rae takes the mystery of sewing and replaces it…

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Nifty Tabula Rasa Knit Tops Retreat

March 27 @ 9:30 am - March 28 @ 5:30 pm
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Join Fit for Art Patterns, SewBatik and Original Sewing & Quilt Expo for a weekend of zoom sewing. Our 2-day retreat will begin Saturday morning and wrap up with show and tell late Sunday afternoon. Both Carrie and Rae will be on hand each day to help you fashion a core Tabula Rasa Knit Tee or Tunic in beautiful SewBatik cotton jersey. The required kit is offered in several configurations and color ways, with needed interfacing and an option that…

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June 2021

Knit Fit Nuances – Original Sewing and Quilt Expo Zoom Class

June 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join the fun in this online Zoom class with Rae Cumbie and the Original Sewing and Quilt Expo. Class Description: Are your fashion knit creations effortless to wear or do they stretch akwardly in some places and ride up in others? Take a close up look at several fitting tricks that will make your knits look and feel comfortable every day. Consider a variety of knit fabrics and how their stretch will effect the fit of your knit garments. Make…

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July 2021

ASG Virtual Conference – Layering a Trending Technique

July 11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Join Rae during the ASG Virtual Conference July 11 to take your sewing in fun new directions using the fabrics and threads you love for successful results. Layer with invisible or artful techniques that require no more than your basic sewing tools to create garments that will be beautiful for years of wear. We will consider a myriad of layering techniques and materials for garments, accessories, and decorative items from crafty to couture, ancient to modern, classic to artful.  Whether…

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Original Sewing & Quilt Expo – Cleveland/Akron OH

July 15 - July 17
John S. Knight Center Akron, OH United States + Google Map

Fit for Art looks forward to returning to the Cleveland area for the 2021 Original Sewing & Quilt Expo in a brand new expo space!  We can't wait to see old and new friends in the vendor hall; come by Fit for Art's booth for a jacket or pant fitting, to pick up new patterns and supplies, and to view our newest samples.   If want to be fitted for the Eureka! Pants that Fit pattern, come by the booth early…

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Finding Pants Heaven – Zoom Class with Original Sewing and Quilt Expo

July 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join the fun in this online Zoom class with Rae Cumbie and the Original Sewing and Quilt Expo. Class Description: Can you find pants that are comfortable and are styled with the finishes you like best? Need a pattern that has all the elements for your perfect pants? Take control of the process. At this trunk show and pattern work demonstration we'll look at pants featuring a variety of waist finishes and zipper openings. We'll discuss what waist finishes are…

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August 2021

Quilted Jacket Success – Zoom Class with Original Sewing & Quilt Expo

August 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join the fun in this online Zoom class with Rae Cumbie and the Original Sewing and Quilt Expo. Class Description: If you can make a quilt, you can create a quilted jacket that fits well while looking and feeling great. Learn how to gather great materials, plan your designs, work modularly, and build well fitting quilted jackets. Enjoy a trunk show of jackets that illustrate the best battings, lining 2 different ways, or making the jacket reversible, working with whole…

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September 2021

Get Ready to Sew Clothing -Zoom Class with Original Sewing and Quilt Expo

September 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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This class will equip you with the basic tools and fundamentals you will need to be successful as you enter world of garment sewing. You will look at your sewing machine with new eyes as you stitch up a comfortable wardrobe of clothes suited to your personal curves and lifestyle. The first session of this ongoing series will review tools, machines, patterns and more to help you get started. Advance registration required with the Original Sewing & Quilt Expo; register…

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