Generally held on a Wednesday evening, but as a special event being held on 2 Saturdays in April, our Beginners Sewing course is ideal to get you started. We can teach you all the basics including an understanding of your sewing machine, accurate stitching and basic problem solving (or avoiding!) . This course runs on Saturday 15th & 22nd April from 12 to 4.15pm.
Week 1: Learn to use your sewing machine, tips and tricks for easier faff free sewing, also practice how to sew in a straight line, sew curves and corner with ease.
Then after a short break….
Week 1: Learn to change a needle, check your tension, then move on to seams and hems, learning 3 of the most useful of each.
Week 2: Make a simple item to practice and consolidate the skills you’ve learnt. Fabric and patterns/instructions all provided, or feel free to bring your own.
£50 including materials and refreshments.
If you have your own machine we do advise you to bring it along, otherwise feel free to use ours.