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Sewing machine courses and workshops. All across the UK, sewing machines are gathering dust... want to learn how to use your sewing machine? Or perhaps just get to know it? Browse sewing machine courses across the UK and learn from sewing experts.

£30
Lancashire - Next course on 26th July 2018
Mother and Daughter Sewing Class (dads + boys welcome too, of course)! Fathers, grandparents, aunts with children. Share time with someone you love and learn an important and useful skill! We have just added a new class for the Summer holidays following requests for mother and daughters to learn to sew together. Why not spend some quality time together learning how to use a sewing machine and making something useful to take home. This is...
£45
Wiltshire
In this fab workshop you will learn how to hoop up your fabric and set your machine up ready to create wonderfully wobbly lines. You’ll then get to grips with using your machine without feed dogs, ‘drawing’ with your machine and adding splashes of colour with fabrics. By the end of the class you’ll have a selection of sample pieces and have created your very own framed card to take away. You will learn how...
£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 2 workshops are suitable for students with minimal sewing experience. You can find further information on my website via the link above. Machine made lined curtains I will teach you all the skills necessary to construct lined curtains to a...
£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...
£200
Hertfordshire
Have you ever wanted to try machine patchwork but not known how to start? One day workshops, VIP days and termly courses run in Hertfordshire. Learn the skills required for successful machine patchwork and quilting. Suitable for complete beginners and those with some experience. Termly Courses in Watford and Letchworth and one-to-one VIP days in Watford A range of techniques will be covered each term culminating in a quilt or wallhanging or a range of...
£35
Worcestershire - Next course on 28th July 2018
Learn to make an envelope cushion cover, with buttonhole and covered button. You will have the template to keep to make lots more at home. I have over 35 years experience sewing, from learning to sew as a child making dolls clothes, progressing to dressmaking, home furnishings (curtains and blinds), accessories, always to professional standards. I design and make my own patterns, and work as a freelance tutor. I hope you will come along and...
£35
Worcestershire - Next course on 11th August 2018
In this 3 hour workshop you will learn how to make a lovely canvas tote bag with contrast handles and pocket. Workshop is for beginners taking up a new hobby or those returning to sewing. If you have a machine sitting idle at home why not use it, its great fun! Encourage your friends to not use plastic bags - gift them a handmade canvas tote In a small group, you will learn how to:...
£45
Hertfordshire
During this 3-hour class you will be making your own Hoop Embroidery Picture featuring your choice of bird, animal or flower design. The workshop focusses on using free-motion machine embroidery but you will also have the opportunity to use hand embroidery, appliqué and mixed media techniques to create your picture. You are free to bring your own design ideas to develop on the day, or use the templates/ideas that I’ll have available. This emphasis is...
£110
Cheshire
Over the two days I will guide you through the creative process, beginning with your chosen subject we will explore your individual development of ideas through gathering resources and sketching (don't worry, no-one has to be Picasso) With the application of free-machine stitching, painting, applique and hand stitching you will gradually develop your artwork into a piece of original and unique textile art. These 2-day workshops take place in Joanne's studio at her home in...
£120
Greater London
This 4 week course is perfect if you are interested in learning to make your own clothes. Starting with a 'get to know your machine' workshop, we will cover all the basics of the sewing machine, from threading to maintenance with lots of top tips. During this first session you will sew a reusable shopping bag and really build your confidence on the sewing machine. From week 2 we look at using and altering commercial...