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Tuesday Evenings from 6pm - 9pm

June 4 - July 23


This is a class for anyone who wants to improve on their basic sewing skills and gain new clothing construction knowledge.


Skills you will learn:

  • How to take body measurements the right way
  • How to adjust a commercial pattern to fit your body measurements
  • Transform a standard commerial pattern into a custom garment
  • How to make your own custom dress form from scratch - a full scale duplicate of your body!
  • Professional finishing techniques and expert sewing skills
  • Sewing tips, and tricks, and much more! . This class focuses on gaining valuable clothing construction skills and the tips and methods you learn will make you a professional seamstress!


Prerequisites: Our Sewing Basics course or equivalent basic sewing skills.


Note: We provide sewing machines, sergers, thread and swatches for in-class exercises. Some notions, handouts are also provided. Students will need a basic sewing kit in class and a sewing machine at home to practice.


Supply Fee: $50 paid in cash on the first class


Address: 3033 Carling Ave. Unit 204


Please review our policies before registering.

Intermediate Sewing on Tuesday Evenings

  • Registration Information:

    Please register early for classes, as we require time to prepare kits and class handouts.

    You do not need to bring your own sewing machine to class, but you do need to bring your own sewing kit.

    Please read the prerequisites in the class descriptions to ensure that you meet the level required for the class material. If you feel you may not meet the prerequisites, don't hesitate to contact us for clarification and help selecting a class.

    Unless stated otherwise, classes and workshops that are listed here are for adult participants. Visitors, including infants and children are not permitted in classes or workshops.

    You may register for classes online, or over the phone (613-617-4042)

  • Cancellation and Refund Policy:

    Written notice of cancellation may be processed for a course refund (minus a 10% admin fee) by advising Green Needle a minimum of two weeks prior to the course starting date.

    Cancellations received 1 week prior to the course commencing are eligible for 50% refund unless there is a wait list for the course. This includes the admin fee.

    Cancellations within the final week prior to the course are non-refundable unless there is a waiting list for the course and the course can be run with full attendance.

    In the rare event that our minimum class enrolment is not met, we reserve the right to cancel the class. Classes with insufficient registration will be cancelled with 72 hours notice given to those who are registered in the class. In cases where we cancel a class, students will be offered a full refund of the registration fees.

    If a course must be cancelled due to COVID19 related restrictions and guidelines set by the government, students will automatically receive a course fee credit which can be used at Green Needle for up to two years. The course can also be sold or gifted to someone by advising Green Needle in writing including the names of the designated student that will replace the original student.

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