Adult & Children’s Sewing Classes

Kids Sewing

Kids Stitch Club »

Our kids after school sewing clubs ‘The Stitch Club’ are one of our most popular courses and growing every term in attendance. In these classes kids work on a range of textile sewing projects, mainly on the sewing machines but we mix it up and add in hand sewing skills and a few other sewing […]

Knitting & Crochet

Learn to Crochet Taster »

Beginners will learn the basics stitches of crochet, along with a variety of textured techniques, and finishing techniques. This course will give you everything you require to complete a project and give you the skills to embark on your own venture! Skill level: Beginners What you learn: Wool types Terms & symbols Make samples of […]

Learn to Knit Taster »

This course is for beginners and improvers and is designed to give you an introduction to the skills of hand knitting. Beginners will explore knitting through learning basic principles, creating knitted samples, and will be looking at colour, texture, shaping and pattern. You will also learn about a variety of yarns. Skill level: Beginner Adventurous […]

October Half term

Patchwork & Quilting

Patchwork and Quilting »

Have you discovered the joy of cutting up perfectly good fabric and then sewing it together again? Well here is a great introduction to make a patchwork cushion and learn the essentials of patchwork and quilting. In this workshop you will be guided throughout and leave armed with many hints and tips to set you […]

Sewing & Textiles

Absolute Beginners – 5 Week Course »

This is the perfect course to start your sewing journey, over 5 weeks you gradually build up your skills, techniques and knowledge. We teach everything you need to know to be able to confidently sew basic projects and complete simple dressmaking. Skill Level: Beginner Suitable for those who have never sewn before or have lost […]

Cushions & Trimmings »

Everybody loves cushions, but often not the price of them especially if you are looking for something a little bit different which brings a wow factor to jazz up your rooms. Here’s your chance to learn everything you need to know to make them affordable and exactly to your design. You will be learning about […]

Dressmaking – sew your first skirt »

This is a great class if you want to Up and develop your sewing skills for dressmaking it’s the perfect next steps after learning the basics (following one of our beginners classes). We use a basic pattern and you have a choice of making an unlined A line or fitted skirt in the length of your […]

Dressmaking Patterns Taster »

Join us in this introduction and guide to dressmaking with patterns. We explain and guide you on the different types of patterns available, looking at traditional Paper patterns and the current available options for Digital downloads. We also explain what the difference is between Pattern cutting and creation and commercially made patterns. Plus we give […]

Featured Class: Hemlines »

Practically every garment you are going to sew will need some kind of hemline and require sewing seams, with so many options to learn,  Many of these will depend on the type of fabric you are sewing. And sometimes the type of garment structure or look you want to achieve. For example A knit fabric […]

Kids Stitch Club »

Our kids after school sewing clubs ‘The Stitch Club’ are one of our most popular courses and growing every term in attendance. In these classes kids work on a range of textile sewing projects, mainly on the sewing machines but we mix it up and add in hand sewing skills and a few other sewing […]

Learn to Crochet Taster »

Beginners will learn the basics stitches of crochet, along with a variety of textured techniques, and finishing techniques. This course will give you everything you require to complete a project and give you the skills to embark on your own venture! Skill level: Beginners What you learn: Wool types Terms & symbols Make samples of […]

Learn to Knit Taster »

This course is for beginners and improvers and is designed to give you an introduction to the skills of hand knitting. Beginners will explore knitting through learning basic principles, creating knitted samples, and will be looking at colour, texture, shaping and pattern. You will also learn about a variety of yarns. Skill level: Beginner Adventurous […]

Make your own Roman Blinds »

Learn how to make your own professional Roman blinds. We will show you how to make a small lined sample blind where you will learn all the skills and techniques necessary to measure and make your own custom Roman Blinds at home. Basic sewing skills are required; you need to know how to thread up […]

Patchwork and Quilting »

Have you discovered the joy of cutting up perfectly good fabric and then sewing it together again? Well here is a great introduction to make a patchwork cushion and learn the essentials of patchwork and quilting. In this workshop you will be guided throughout and leave armed with many hints and tips to set you […]

Sewing Class – The Utility Dress »

This is a great dressmaking starter class it’s an easy tunic dress with just a few challenges for a beginner and a great start to using a paper pattern. The Dress is a perfect all weather garment once you’ve made one you will be running them up in so many different fabrics! it’s a wardrobe […]

Sewing Club for Adults »

This class is for students who have completed one of our absolute beginners courses or workshops and want to improve and start honing their sewing skills. We vary projects each term incorporating some of our masterclass sessions from industry guest teachers and featured seasonal pattern choices. You can bring along your own work and projects to […]

Sewing Collars and Cuffs »

This is a skills based workshop aimed at students who want to start taking their dressmaking a bit more seriously. It’s the beginning of the journey towards finer dressmaking details and grasping some tailoring basics. Once you have made some basic items and you have reasonable confidence on your machine you will be keen to […]

Teens Sewing »

Just the best class to get your KEEN TEEN into or improving SEWING SKILLS! Mostly sewing on the machine but with a little bit of hand sewing involved. We take a White shirt and REPURPOSE it, changing buttons/adding a new collar/cuffs and tweaking the shape all while advancing their sewing skills on the machine and […]

The Essential Unisex Apron Sewing »

 A perfect class following the “Drivers Licence” Workshop or Absolute Beginners one day class. The Essential Unisex Apron will take you to the next level, building your confidence and skills. Throughout the day you will build up your sewing skills and also your confidence as you learn the essentials to get you sewing confidently. By […]