Familiarize yourself with your sewing machine, one of the most intimidating tools out there, whether you are new or experienced sewer. In this free online Craftsy class, you'll learn all about the typical ills most machines suffer from and how to easily remedy those pesky problems. Gain confidence in troubleshooting your own machine issues with Claudia's tips and tricks. Troubleshoot both vintage and modern machines, new and used -- any sewing machine can be made to sew well when the user understands them correctly. Get to know the ins and outs of your sewing machine, including its basic components, spotting symptoms, knowing when to take your machine to a professional, and much more!
What You'll Need:
All you need is your sewing machine and the desire to keep it in good working order!
Welcome to Your Free Mini-Class!
Types of Machines
Skills you should have:
Basic machine sewing skills
Recent 5 star reviews of this class
Takes the Worry Out of Sharing Your Machine!
on February 19, 2014
I am an experienced seamstress who appreciated this class very much! I am going to make sure that anyone who wants to use one of my machines joins Craftsy and takes this class so they understand how to use and care for it. When it's my turn to sew, it'll be clean and ready to go!
Very informative for a TRUE beginner !
on October 12, 2013
The information provided by Claudia was informative and clear. I bought a machine and only had 1 free hour of free class that showed the different parts and options of stiching of the machine and this FREE video complements everything im suppose to know. As for as a comment I read about Claudia's presentation, I had no issues about it and I think it might be the stress of the camera but I thought it was natural and it did not deter my focus. Thank you for showing me how to take care of my ...
This course contains many useful information, I would like to introduce this for my friends. But I cannot search this on Craftsy website anymore... Hopefully it can be appeared again very soon.
Great basics of cleaning and troubleshooting
by Bailey Wenger
on May 15, 2013
I have been sewing for years. My grandmother originally taught my sister and I, but I have mostly been self-taught since. So I haven't known much of the basics of sewing machine hygiene or some of the troubleshooting that she goes over in the video. Good stuff.
on April 23, 2013
Love the class, learned a lot of new stuff
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