Determining skill level is a tough question- how are you really supposed to know if you are beginner, advanced beginner, intermediate, or advanced? And then select your sewing projects based on that perception. Because sewing is often practiced alone, it’s also hard to determine where you can grow and improve without the input of a teacher or fellow sewist who is maybe a few steps ahead of you.
In my practice as a teacher, if I meet a new student who has some degree of experience but doesn’t know how they can improve, but they do know their final result could look or function better, there are some areas of examination that I apply that can help you evaluate your skill on your own. In this post I share some of them and help you create your own curriculum for 2018. For my self taught and diy readers (you constant learners), and growth minded, motivated sewists, I crafted this post just for you!Read More