Our 4 week 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!) . The course on a Thursday evening just for this month but then will revert to Wednesday evening, running from 6.30-8.30pm and last for 4 weeks. This course starts on the 5th January and will cover:
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.
Week 2: Learn to change a needle, check your tension, then move on to seams and hems, learning 3 of the most useful of each.
Weeks 3 & 4: 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.