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Hand Sewing  

Develop and perfect your hand sewing skills. This class allows participants to work with master seamstress, Diane Hall, one of Alabama Chanin’s longest-standing team members, for a six-week class where you will learn the basics of hand sewing and embroidery. Alabama Chanin is a local business that preserves the tradition of craft skills by working with local artisans. You will learn how to sew like the Alabama Chanin artisans and be provided with a basic introduction to the Alabama Chanin artisan program. Suited for beginner and advanced sewers alike, this class will include all necessary materials and will encourage an in-depth discussion of the physics of sewing, garment construction, applique, and other Alabama Chanin sewing techniques. ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR: Diane Hall has been sewing with Alabama Chanin since January 2002 and has a lifetime of experience, sewing for the public for 35 years before working for Alabama Chanin. Born and raised in Alabama, she is married to her best friend Rex, and their favorite pastimes include watching their eleven grandchildren grow and learn, and traveling the world.


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