Students will learn measuring, pattern drafting and basic sewing techniques. Hand sewing skills will include decorative traditional embroidery techniques such as satin stitch, ‘french’ knots and blanket stitch. Brazilian embroidery techniques will be introduced. Students will learn to operate a sewing machine, embroidery machine and a serger. Students will learn to create ‘delta braid’, and other machine appliqué and embroidery stitches and techniques.