Absolute Beginners Dress Making 8 Week Course Evening and Day Classes
Never used a sewing machine?
Perfect for complete beginners no sewing experience necessary!
This is a beginner term where you will learn how to; use a sewing machine, construct a simple skirt, mini, midi or maxi, retro fifties style full circular skirt, pencil or A line, from a pattern and techniques relevant to your garment ie; pockets, waistbands, darts, zip, etc.
Pupils provide their own fabric, matching thread, pattern and sewing materials eg pins and needles etc. We provide you with a sewing machine in class and tea/coffee or 2 and a sweet treat.
We can also provide Tilly and the Buttons Patterns in class along with a fabric pack with all supply's needed to make pattern.
The classes are informal and a lot of fun! ^_^
Class is 2 hours with a 15 minutes break each week.
Small classes for lots of one to one.
Absolute Beginners Price: £111 for full 8 weeks
Improvers Price: £83 for full 6 weeks
*Please contact for early bird and concession discounts
Sewing Machine Basics Workshop aka Drawstring Workshop
This workshop is suitable for absolute beginners. It is an introductory one day workshop into using a sewing machine. Clients can bring own machine to learn on or use ours.
In this workshop you will learn how to:
Stitch and Make (Whatever You Want)!
This is a 3 hours once a month workshop that's great for beginners to advanced sewers.
Each month you'll make a new project that we'll have planned or you can bring your own project from start or from where you need help. ^_^ You could make clothes, bags, pillow covers, a quilt and or quilting skills.
This workshop is perfect for refreshing your skills, if you work shifts, on a small budget or don't have a lot of spare time to come once a week.
All we ask is you know how to use a sewing machine, if you don't then please attend our 2 hours sewing machine workshop.
The above will run once a month on Saturday mornings.
Price: £25 for 3 hours