Absolute Beginners

Learn to sew in one day

In this workshop you will learn to make a cushion and drawstring bag which will teach you the following skills:

  • One day crash beginners ‘Sewing Machine’ course for Adults.
  • The basics of threading the machine and winding a bobbin
  • Learning the different functions of the machine/Sewing seams/Sewing in a straight line/Sewing curves, corners and pivoting
  • Finishing seams and reverse stitching
  • Understanding fabrics, grain lines & seam allowances
  • Using a pattern
  • Pinning and marking fabric
  • Understanding pattern markings
  • The basics of threading the machine and winding a bobbin
  • We will make a simple cushion and a drawstring bag using your new skills

Cost £65