This is a great course to start your sewing journey, and a fabulous GIFT for someone who wants to learn. This 3 week programs gets you to build up your skills, techniques and knowledge making you confident to use a sewing machine for lots of sewing jobs.
We teach everything you need to know to be able to confidently start sewing basic projects and also to go on to learn simple dressmaking.
Suitable for ANYONE never sewn before or even those who have lost confidence in their ability and want a sewing booster.
- Absolute Beginner
What you learn:
The basics of threading the machine and winding a bobbin
Learning the different functions of the machine to include sewing seams, sewing in a straight line, sewing curves, corners and pivoting, learning essential sewing terms and general stitch information.
- Finishing seams and reverse stitching
- Understanding fabrics, grain lines & seam allowances Pinning and marking fabric
- Decorative techniques
- Basic cushion making and buttonholes
What you make:
In our SPECIAL EDITION CHRISTMAS course over 3 weeks we make a number of projects
- Re-useable fabric gift bag
- Christmas cushion with Applique
- Christmas stocking
All materials and equipment are provided but you can bring your own fabrics tooIf you wish to use your own machine just let us know.
Time: 3 hours x 3 weeks
Ages 16 +
For our intensive Christmas course the cost is £125.00
Maximum 6 places available