Our goal is to prepare individuals with the skills needed to provided for themselves and their families. Whether through a full time industrial sewing job or a home based business we want to make sure that everyone has the opportunity to learn a skill without going into debt. Our classes are free to all students.
The Esperanza Threads Sewing Training Program is Monday-Thursday from 9:15-2:30 for three months and includes the following sessions:
- Basic Industrial Sewing– Beginner industrial machine experience and sewing 101
- Alterations and Surface Design- All skills to confidently alter garments as well as machine embroidery and heat transfer printing.
- Advanced Sewing and Entrepreneurship– Advanced sewing skills, tailoring, and pattern drafting and the basics for starting a small business.
The classes run from February through April**, May through July, and August through October. We have limited seats available so sign up to reserve your spot today!
*Stipends available for qualifying students*
** February-April 2020 class CLOSED
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