[EMS Discuss] Sewing Machine now at EMS!!

Bob Miller kbob at jogger-egg.com
Sat Mar 29 11:41:24 PDT 2014

Thank you, Marie.

I finally got to EMS this morning and saw the sewing kit.  Your manual is
awesome!  All our tools should come with such a good instruction kit. (-:

On Fri, Mar 28, 2014 at 3:57 PM, Marie Slatton-Valle <
sparkleglitterglow at gmail.com> wrote:

> *Eugene Maker Space now has a home sewing machine and some sewing tools!!*
> Interested in learning how to use the sewing machine or in need of a
> refresher?
> Thread tension can be tricky and I want to make sure everyone has a solid
> understanding of the machine's operation for a stress-free sewing
> experience. Send me an email or contact me (text preferably) at
> 541-525-0242, and we can arrange a time to meet up at the shop and go
> over the machine, it's set-up and operation.
> The machine (a Brother LS2125i<http://www.amazon.com/Brother-Everyday-stitches-including-Buttonhole/dp/B000EOX28E>)
> currently lives on the brown cabinet next to the computer in the main shop
> area along with a container of thread, an ironing board, and a plastic
> shoebox of sewing notions (i.e., tape measures, rotary cutters, hand sewing
> and machine needles, pins and pin cushions, etc.).
> There is also a binder labeled EMS sewing which has a quick set up guide
> for the machine, guidelines for usage, a page of some handy sewing tips for
> machine and by hand, and my contact info.  If you need scissors there is a
> pair in the craft drawer under the sewing machine.  I'll be bringing some
> fabric, buttons, snaps and other fun things for shop users to play with and
> storing those in the rolling storage container near the machine.  Feel free
> to add items to the sewing/textiles tools and supplies.
> Tools the sewing area needs:
>    - Cutting mat(s), large
>    - iron w/steam setting
>    - scissors (to be used for fabric only)
>    - sewing machine needles (universal 10 or 12 and 14)
>    - blades for the rotary cutters (45mm)
>    - pinking sheers
>    - serger
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Bob Miller                              K<bob>
                                        kbob at jogger-egg.com
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