my friend natalie and i took a one night class at make in dallas. it was a lot of fun and we learned a lot about basic stitches and how to operate a sewing machine. mine at home is quite old, but close enough that i think i will be able to use it (unless something breaks!)
www.pennfoster.edu/ Learn at home. Sewing, alterations, creating patterns and basic design.
www.online-degree-school.info/ Start a New Career in Dressmaking, Sewing & Fashion Merchandising.