SewLab LLC - Registration Waiver

SewLab, LLC Registration Waiver

By clicking registration/sign-up on the SewLab registration page, I acknowledged for myself and, if applicable, on behalf of my child, the following: I understand that sewing includes the use of machines, needles, pins, scissors and other tools.  These activities include risks that can cause or lead to injury.  I grant permission to operate machines and to use tools and equipment.  I give permission for first aid and/or medical treatment to be given if the need arises.  I agree to release and hold harmless, SewLab, SewLab’s owner, staff and representatives from any and all claims or liability related to any accident that may arise as a result of my and/or my child’s participation in this program.

Refunds, withdrawals and cancellation policy: You may withdraw from a program up to seven (7) business days prior to a start date. An administration fee of $25 will be applied to all registrations. After that time, no refunds will be issued. All refunds must be submitted in writing to SewLab requesting withdrawal and refund by emailing It will take 2 – 3 weeks for the refund to be processed. There are no refunds or credits for student’s absences or inclement weather. SewLab reserves the right to suspend a student for inappropriate behavior.  Classes are cancelled if the Alexandria City Schools have closed or have early dismissal due to weather.  Any class cancellations due to illness of an instructor will be made-up or refunded.  Refunds will not be issued if the participant cannot attend a make-up class. SewLab reserves the right to cancel classes due to insufficient enrollment.  If SewLab cancels a class, students will be notified and full tuition will be refunded.  We are unable to give refunds or class credit for student absences. No make-ups are allowed due to absences.  No make-up time is allowed for anyone leaving early or arriving late.

Photographic release: I grant SewLab, its representatives and staff, the right to take photographs of me and/or my child in connection with SewLab.  I authorize SewLab to copyright, use and publish the same photographs in print or electronically. I agree that SewLab may use such photographs of me and/or my child for any lawful purpose, including for example such purposes as publicity, advertising and Web content. I have read and understand the above. SewLab reserves the right to use photos and video taken during classes, workshops and camps for SewLab publicity.  Registration gives SewLab permission to use that image without further consent or compensation.

Student arrival and pickup: Students should arrive on time. Parents are expected to pick up their child promptly. SewLab is not responsible for students once their class is dismissed. Parents must come in to SewLab when picking up their child. SewLab will not allow children to leave independently without written permission from their parents. Please provide written permission if anyone other than yourself will be picking your child up from SewLab.

General Fees: One time per year registration fee of $50 per student (in kid and teen classes). This registration fee is non-refundable. Included in the registration fee is the student pattern packet.

SewLab, LLC is not responsible for lost or stolen items brought to the studio.  Please leave any valuables at home. 

All SewLab students/sewists must be registered and fees paid before the first session/class.