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CFS 078-F19 | Skirt Workshop

CFS 078-F19 | Skirt Workshop

Sat 9AM-5PM 9/21, Room 508

Maximum Enrollment: 10 LBS

Course Description

Make a custom fit A-line skirt in a weekend. Starting with a commercial pattern we will make alterations to insure a great fit. Then we will cut and sew with step by step demos and instruction. Learn to install an invisible zipper, make a waistband and a perfect hem. Great for beginners to intermediate stitchers.

TUITION: $125 + FEES: $0
CEUs: n/a


Betsy Scheintaub is a garment designer, fiber artist, and business owner. She owns Bobbin Studio and is co-owner of Bobolink cycling gear. She has a BFA in Fiber Arts and 10 years experience working in costumes for opera, ballet, and theater. She has designed garments for production as well as a line of handbags and accessories. Her work is influenced by traditional Japanese textiles, mid-century Scandinavian design and Soviet design from the 1930's.


  • A portable sewing machine and an extension cord
  • a dressmaker's measuring tape
  • pins
  • a pair of sharp scissors
  • sewing needles
  • thread
  • a seam ripper
  • Simplicity Pattern #2314 and the corresponding fabric + notions to your size. 

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