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Adult and child sewing workshop - make a lunch bag and sandwich wrap

Adult and child sewing workshop - make a lunch bag and sandwich wrap

Duration: 4 hours (10am - 2pm)

Price: £45

Contact: Jan Grafton at Sew Together Romsey

Southampton Road
SO51 8AF

Course Start Dates

Due to the uncertainty caused by COVID-19/Coronavirus, please contact the course organiser before finalising plans to attend this course.

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

About the Course

This is an opportunity for different generations to work together to learn a new skill. It is suitable for absolute beginners and those who lack confidence with a sewing machine to learn basic skills; although probably suited to aged 8 and above. You will each make an insulated lunch bag and sandwich wrap, similar to those illustrated. All materials will be provided.
Class size: 6 adult and child pairings, i.e. 12 altogether. The cost is £45 for each pair.

Skills you will learn:
Basic skills that can be used in most sewing projects.

• Brief understanding of how the machine works
• Adjusting of tension
• Threading of the sewing machine
• Selecting stitches
• Sewing accurately in straight lines
• use of zig zag to create an appliqué
• Use of woven fabric
• sewing a plain seam
• making a pocket
• creating a strap and sewing it on
• creating a lining
• Clipping and turning through
• Top stitching
• Using the iron for a professional finish.

Please don’t hesitate to ask any further questions you may have.

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What's included in the price?

I will have everything you need to make the lunch bag and sandwich wrap.

What to bring:
Sewing machine if you have one – I have some to use but it makes sense to become familiar with your own.

Sewing equipment – I bring everything we will need but you might like to bring basic sewing things you have, Suggestions can be found on my website.

Coffee, tea and biscuits will be provided but you may wish to bring lunch.

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  • Accessible by public transport
  • Children
  • Parking provided
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Weekends