In this lesson, you will learn and practice some of the basics of sewing before starting your first project. Cindy will go over:
- How to wind a bobbin
- How to thread your sewing machine
- Ergonomics when using the sewing machine
You’ll learn about the importance of forming good sewing habits. Cindy will teach you how to start and end a stitch properly. You’ll practice sewing along a straight line using a straight stitch. You’ll practice using the zig-zag stitch. Next, you’ll learn how to pivot on a corner, how to sew with a seam allowance, and how to use a zig-zag to protect the raw edge of your fabric.