Our workshops are now offered in
Seattle, in addition to Portland, Oregon, and
For dates see the main
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We are fortunate
to have Nancy Seifert, Palmer/Pletsch Certified Sewing
Instructor, and Pacific Fabrics join forces with Palmer/Pletsch
to bring our popular fit workshops to the Seattle area. Nancy
began teaching Palmer/Pletsch methods in 2002 and says, “I was
hooked! Finally, a method that made sense.”
trained with Pati Palmer and Marta Alto at multiple Portland,
OR, workshops and has been a popular and successful teacher of
Palmer/Pletsch Pant, Fit, and Jacket classes in the Seattle area
for ten years.
workshops will be held in the newly restyled Pacific Fabrics
store in the SODO district south of Safeco Field in Seattle. We
love holding our workshops in a fabric store so that whatever
you may need or want is readily available. Pacific Fabrics is
part of a local, family owned company over 100 years old that
began as a metal recycling business. They are now one of the
largest FASHION fabric regional chains in America.
workshop photos, visit our
For full descriptions, click above. For a sequential
calendar listing of workshops, click
Our Seattle workshops
are held at
FORMERLY OUTLET ON 4TH -
Just South of Downtown Seattle,
not far from Safeco Field!
2230 4th Avenue South
Seattle WA (Washington) 98134
Manager: Janet Casement
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Do You Need a
Pacific Fabrics has suggested the Silver Cloud
near Safeco for lodging; it is probably the closest to their
location. The Best Western is another option, just further away.
Silver Cloud Stadium Hotel
Best Western Plus Pioneer Square
If you need additional workshop information, please contact
Pati Palmer at 503-294-0696 or
and the Palmer/
An all-day teacher
training session will be offered the day after the fit and pant fit
workshops. For details, click the logo below.
In the classroom we offer coffee,
water, and snacks, and, at midday, a wonderful lunch.
Dinners are on your own.
Notebooks and most sample-making
supplies are included. We have some machines to loan if you cannot bring your own.
A list of what you need to bring,
along with other information is available on the
If you have the Palmer/Pletsch book that is being used as a reference
for the class, bring it.
Your graduation certificate
will say Fit I, Fit II, Fit
III, etc., depending on the number of times you have attended.
Gift Certificates are Available for all
This was my
first time attending a Palmer/Pletsch workshop and I will definitely
return for all the offered courses. I intend to make this a yearly
vacation just for me. I never once thought seriously about my
business back in New York City while in Portland.
Robyn Turner, NYC, NY, Pant Fitting and Sewing July 2008