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Absolute BEGINNERS learn to sew course
April 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 2, 2019
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 start sewing basic projects and do simple dressmaking.
Suitable for those who have never sewn before or have lost confidence 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/Sewing seams/Sewing in a straight line/Sewing curves, corners and pivoting essential sewing terms, and stitch information
Finishing seams and reverse stitching
Understanding fabrics, grain lines & seam allowances Pinning and marking fabric
Decorative techniques, using applique
Basic cushion making/Buttonholes
What you make:
Over the 5 weeks we make a number of projects, a drawstring bag, a cushion and a Zipped cosmetic bag which help hone and build our confidence and skills.
All materials are provided but you can bring your own fabrics too.
Time: 2 hours (day or evening) over 5 weeks
ALL MATERIALS ARE INCLUDED IN THIS COURSE.
Ages 16 +