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Serger 101 Getting to know your Serger

This is a class designed for beginning sergers. Bring your machine and we will go over the parts of the serger and the 4 thread overlock stitch. Get some valuable tips and tricks.

In this class we will learn the following:
  • How to thread
  • Changing threads
  • Parts of a serger
  • Tension adjustment
  • Changing needles

Supply List will be sent out 1-2 weeks before the class.

Teacher: Teri Lloyd

Please review class policies prior to registering:
Skill Level:
Skill Details:
Beginners and people who want a refresher class on the basics.
Materials Included:
A supply list will be sent out upon registration. A fabric kit is included in the class price.
- This class is available in the classroom for those fully vaccinated. - A working serger with cones of thread in 4 different colors.
Instructor Name:
Teri Lloyd
Instructor Bio:
Freelance Costume Stitcher, Alterations, Custom Dressmaking, Cosplay Costumes, General Sewing, Embroidery, Virtual Sewing Tutor, Sewing Instruction and Sewing Consultant.

Teri has been sewing 40+ years creating beautiful clothing per clients' desires, working as a sample maker/pattern tester for Dos De Tejas Patterns in Texas as well as doing alterations for dry-cleaners, Talbots and various Boutiques throughout Pennsylvania. In 1996 Teri sewed the clothes featured in the New Home Fashion Show with Dos De Tejas Patterns in Nashville, TN. Along the way she also did pattern testing for The Creative Machine Newsletter in 1997.

After moving back to Wisconsin in 2010 Teri changed things up a bit and added sewing costumes for Theatre and Entertainment. She has worked in Costume Shops in NYC and FL on products of 2019 Madonna Madame X Tour, Hamilton The Broadway Musical, Radio City Music Hall Rockettes, Disney On Ice, Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus, Marvel Universe Live, Sesame Street Live, Disney Live, 2015 Madonna Rebel Heart World Tour, 2015 Madonna Music Living For love Video, Nuclear Cowboyz/Cowgirlz and over 31 productions at The Fireside Theatre.

Her greatest desire is to share her love and vast knowledge of sewing with all sewists who desire to increase their sewing expertise.

When not working at The Electric Needle you can find Teri at, and on Facebook and Instagram @terisuniquestitching.

Serger 101 Getting to know your Serger

$ 75.00
Sat, Aug 17, 2024 at 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
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Tuesday - Thursday 10am - 6pm
Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 2pm
Sunday & Monday CLOSED

 call 608-422-5449 text 608 831 3770

4281 West Beltline Hwy
       Madison, WI 53711