Class Description: Do you have a Singer Featherweight that you haven’t used in a while (bought one and don’t know anything about it)? Or you have used it but have not done any maintenance (or given it any TLC)?! This is the class for you! You will learn all about your featherweight when we take it apart clean it and put on any new parts (machine and controller feet, new LED bulb, etc.). You will also learn about oiling points and lube and what goes where! These are awesome little machines and sew fantastic stitches (I do all my piecing on mine!) This is a hands-on learning class so prepared to get your hands dirty! Required maintenance kit to be purchased directly from Instructor on day of class. Additional accessories/items will also be available for purchase! Machine must be in working order. If it is not – please contact me in advance!
Pattern Fee: n/a
Kit Fee: $40.00 Required
Class Supply List:
Featherweight machine (in working order) with manual – if manual isn’t available I will have extra.
Apron to protect clothes or wear old clothes!!
Bobbins, thread, scissors, new needle(s), sharpie marker.
Screwdriver with assorted flathead bits.
Sewing machine oil.
Flashlight/table top light (ottlite works great) and/or LED “headlamp”.
Towel (light colored preferable) that you don’t mind getting greasy and dirty.
Rags – cotton, flannel, old t-shirts.
Canned air (I will have extra).
Toothbrush, cotton swabs, chisel tip tweezers.
Scrap fabric to be used for testing tension/stitching – not too small!!
Any accessories etc. that you have to go with the machine.
Latex type gloves if you prefer not to get your hands too dirty
Included in Kit:
Felt Drip Pad, Bed Cushion Feet x 4, Foot Control feet x 4, Lube, LED Bulb, Spool Pin Spring w/ felt, Service Manual (Reproduction), Lint Brush.