practicum. I have managed to learn a
few skills, but sewing continued to intimidate me until the Schoolhouse Review introduced me to You Can Sew!
published by Modesty Matters.
The text and the DVD instructions
work together to create a complete
12-week beginning sewing course. In
addition to the text and instructional
DVDs, the course includes:
out what materials you need for the
course; some items include a basic
sewing machine, the manual for the
machine, scrap fabric, sewing no-
tions, and more. I found this list very
Because of the step-by-step incre-
mental approach, the program may
appear to move very slowly and per-
haps frustrate students who may have
more than just basic or limited sewing
knowledge/skill; however, for my fam-
ily, this was wonderful and we could
speed up a few things when needed or
slow down and take the time we need-
ed to master a skill.
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