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Sewing courses, workshops and classes taught all across the UK. Sewing is the age old process of using needles and thread to create stitches and seams. Learn how to sew (or just how to use your sewing machine!) to create beautifully tailored made-to-measure garments and home furnishings. Fans of the Great British Sewing Bee are in the right place!

£65
Warwickshire - Next course on 30th June 2018
Create your very own fascinator in this one day workshop in Hampton in Arden, Solihull. You can learn lots of techniques using a fabulous material called sinamay, available in loads of gorgeous colours. You can learn how to make: Roses Lillies Bows & loops Leaves Buttercups 'Feathers' All materials will be provided plus a lovely hat box to take your finished design home with you! Suitable for beginners & suitable for vegans! Booking in advance...
£20
Essex
Whether you're a complete beginner or have been sewing for years we have skilled tutors for all abilities. ready to take you to the next step. No need to book a whole course. At Stitchingtime you fit your classes around your busy lifestyle. Come once a week, once a month, anytime - whenever you need help we're there. Bring along your own project for help and guidance on the tricky parts or start a new...
£195
Bedfordshire - Next course on 15th June 2018
This is a workshop style weekend where you bring your own papercrafting, scrapbooking or wool/needlecraft projects with you, with no formal classes. The breakout sessions are informal and optional, giving you plenty of time to work on your projects. An all-inclusive weekend retreat of crafting or scrapbooking, away from household chores; and plenty of quality time to spend on your photos and memories or your crafting projects. Our home for the weekend is an old...
£15
Hampshire - Next course on 12th May 2018
Beginners sewing Workshops Every 2nd saturday of the month from 10-12noon Bring your own sewing machine {we can loan if needed] Contact us for material required as sometimes we need you to cut out the fabric to save on time Pupils can pop in on any lesson Each month we have a 2 hour project all designed for beginners we try to learn new techniques each month please contact me on the details above Please...
£30
Tayside
Join Sandie for a 3 hour morning class to get you using your sewing machine with confidence! With 30 years experience of sewing and bespoke dressmaking Sandie’s Sewing Bee was established in 2016 to share her knowledge with those of all ages. This class is for anyone that would like to be more confident on a sewing machine. You may have had a new machine or have one sitting in the cupboard that you never...
£75
Greater Manchester
I am City & Guilds trained and qualified in soft furnishing making and hold Level 3 Award in Education & Training. I will teach you how to make soft furnishings to a professional standard. These classes are suitable for students with minimal experience to advanced Piped Edge Cushion with Lapped Zip Closure including Applique Design - This is a very constructive workshop teaching valuable techniques which are often used when making other soft furnishing projects....
£90
Somerset - Next course on 2nd June 2018
This one day course is designed for people who would love to design & create their own furnishings. Students will learn the techniques involved, from measuring the window and working out fabric quantities, through to planning & designing & finally, creating your own individual lined or interlined curtains or roman blinds, or making different styles of cushions. Roman blinds course content: we will cover the following aspects of making a roman blind: 1. Understanding the...
£175
Somerset - Next course on 9th June 2018
Our Traditional Lampshade Making Workshop is suitable for anyone wishing to learn for pleasure or business. There are many styles of lampshades and lots of frames available but there are three main types of lampshades: tailored, pleated and a hard or firm frame. This practical hands-on 2 day workshop covers all the traditional skills required to make a unique hand stitched, tailored or pleated lampshade. You will learn how to choose your frame and suitable...
£25
NORTH SOMERSET
Come and learn silk Ribbon Embroidery . A 3 hour workshop where you will learn the techniques used to create silk ribbon flower Embroidery. A skill that has declined but was used hundreds of years ago . 10 places are available. This technique is by handstitch and so suitable for beginners. To book, click on the website link above
£35
Warwickshire - Next course on 12th May 2018
Come join my new Fascinator Workshop for 2018! Make some fabulous headwear for a wedding, prom or a day at the races. Join us for an afternoon of creativity in beautiful surroundings at the South Lodge, Jephson Gardens Learn how to: - Create a fabric-covered base in your favourite colours - Add decorative details like feathers, veiling & fabric flowers - Attach a concealed comb or clip to your base. By the end of the...