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Beginner sewing / Pick a product workshop

Duration: 2 hours

Price: £20

Book with: Holly Edwards
at Holly Edwards Textiles

Whitecross Road
BS23 1EN

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About the Course

Have you always wanted to learn a specific technique or to make a textile item on a sewing machine but never quite knew how? Or perhaps you want to have a go on a sewing before you commit to buying one? Holly can help .

As well as 10 years sewing experience Holly also has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Textiles. Holly successfully runs her online business and has customers all over the world and has featured in national home interior magazines. Her workshop in based in Weston Super Mare where she runs sewing workshops for all ages including children 8+ with a parent/carer.

All workshops are fitted around you. Let Holly know when you would like to book in. Weekday/weekend/evenings, Holly is flexible with this. All workshops are 1-1 or with a maximum of 3 people at any one time which means you will get the most out of your workshop and be free to ask any questions at any time.

Beginner - basics and appliqué 2 hours for £20 for one person (£10 extra per person - 2 extras max) includes all materials. Sewing machines can be provided. You will learn the basics of your machine, how to control the machine and how to appliqué using fabric and stitch and will leave with samples, a personalised handout and plenty of enthusiasm to start your sewing journey!

Pick a product workshop - (please allow 2 hours) £25 for one person (£10 extra per person - 2 extras max) includes all fabric and instructions and pattern pieces to take away. All items are suitable for children and beginner sewers.
1. Zipped pouch
2. Zipped cushion cover
3. Envelope cushion cover
4. Tote bag
5. Bunting
6. Scrunchies
7. Drawstring bag
8. Fabric baskets
9. Flat bottom zipped make up pouch

If you are not too sure where to start pop me a message so we can discuss what would be suitable.

Please see my website for availability of more workshops.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Sewing Machine (can be provided if you don't have one), all materials and recourses, refreshments. All fabric, pattern pieces are provided on the pick a product workshops for you to take away. Just bring yourself and a sewing machine if you own one, I'll take care of the rest!

My workshop is a quiet space filled with fabrics, fairy lights and plenty of fabrics. These workshops are great for those who prefer more personal workshops where I am able to help you 1-1.

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Course Start Dates

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

  • Accessible by public transport
  • Advanced/professional level
  • Child friendly
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Disabled access
  • Evenings
  • Intermediate level
  • Residential
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Suitable for stag and hen dos
  • Teen friendly
  • Weekends