6 Week Beginners Sewing Course - Getting To Know Your Sewing Machine - Sunday Mornings

Awaiting new students


If you are new to sewing, looking to take up a new hobby, or returning to sewing this is the course for you. 6 week course
Weeks 1 – 2
What we will learn:
• Sewing Machine Anatomy
• How to thread the machine
• How to wind on the bobbin and insert the bobbin
• Stitching straight, curves and corners
• Zig zag stitching
• Buttonholes
• Understanding tension and problem solving tension issues
• Reverse stitching
• Machine feet and how to use them
• Understanding which needles to use with different fabrics
• Basic trouble shooting

Weeks 3 – 6
• Make an envelope cushion with opening buttonhole
• Make a tote bag with boxed bottom
• Make a zipped pouch ( toiletries or pencil case size)
• Mystery project

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

Fabric (A large selection of fabric available for projects and practice at home)
Coloured Threads to co-ordinate with your chosen fabrics
Zips and Buttons
Written instructions with images (to take away for future projects)
Demonstrations and guidance Techniques & Tips
Email help if required later.
Refreshments (When kitchen reopens)
You will also be added to a WhatsApp group consisting of past and present students from all groups, this is a great way to network with likeminded people, getting hints, tips and ideas.


Kerry Graham at Stitched Up By Kerry


1 The Curnicks (End of Norris Close)

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Parking provided
  • Suitable for beginners


12 hours (10:00am to 12:00pm)



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