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Paradise Sewing

Artist Self-Portrait Supply List (8/26/19)

In consideration of others, please arrive promptly to class with all necessary supplies and materials.


If you are a returning student, please bring your basic supplies: foam core board covered with contact paper, paints, brushes, water container, paper towels, aluminum foil, 1” masking tape.  Please add a permanent black pen, if you have one.  Also, a pencil and eraser and a fine tip black Sharpie. A piece of clear contact paper cut 9” x 12”, paper scissors.

Kaufman’s Pimatex in white cut 9” x 9”

Remaining items needed to complete the block as I did.

Black flange fabric – 4 pieces 1” x 9”

Newsprint border- 2 pieces 2” x 9”

                                     2 pieces 2” x 11 ½”

Seed beads in matching colors

If you are a new student, please plan to purchase a kit from me at class, cost is $18.  If you have these items at home, please bring the permanent black pen, pencil, eraser and fine tip black Sharpie. Please give me 3 days’ notice prior to October 2 so that I can prepare your kit.


If you have questions, please contact me

Melanie Chang

760 908 2368


Paradise Sewing Class Policies

  • Full payment of fee is required at the time of registration to hold your space in class.
  • A credit or transfer will only be issued for registrations canceled by student at least 4 days prior to a class.
  • Paradise Sewing reserves the right to cancel 48 hours prior to any class if participation level is below minimum.
  • We will issue a full refund of class fees for any class we cancel.

Early registration discount:

Students must register at least one week before class starts to be eligible for a 20% discount on their class supplies.



  • 13242 Poway Road Poway, CA 92064
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  • PH: (858) 679-9808
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  • HOURS: Tuesday - Saturday 9-5,  Sunday - Monday Closed