Couture Sewing Class
DoubleTree Hotel, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
January 3-7, 2022
9AM - 5:30PM
Choose your own project for this 5 day class. Maybe you’re hesitant to work with specialty fabrics. Do silks make you nervous? Need expert advice on how to handle a particular fabric or design? Have a stalled project and would like some help completing it? Want help with fitting and pattern adjustments? Join this class for 5 days of couture sewing to take your skills to the next level.
The class is held at the DoubleTree Hotel, Palm Beach Gardens, FL. We have a large workroom with plenty of natural light, cutting tables and professional pressing equipment. You must supply your own sewing machine and personal tools.
Rooms are available at a discounted rate; a link to reserve as well as additional information will be sent upon registration. Out of consideration for your classmates and instructor, you must have received a COVID vaccine to attend. Questions, please email Mary at MF953@aol.com.
About the instructor:
Mary Funt has more than 25 years of experience in creating couture bridal and evening wear. She has studios in New York and Palm Beach. In addition to working with private clients, Mary also writes a blog, Cloning Couture, which discusses many details of couture sewing and is a regular contributor to Threads Magazine. She teaches privately in-person and on-line and is a member of Association and Design Professionals (ASDP).
Cost of the class is $1250 ($1225 if paying balance by check). A $400 deposit will secure your place. Balance of $850.00 ($825) due by December 3, 2021. Cancellations prior to December 3, 2021 are refundable less administrative fee of $50.00. Cancellations after December 3, 2021 are non-refundable unless your place can be filled.