Great introductory course to sewing - make 4 projects over 4 weeks.
Over the 4 weeks you will complete a different project each week to build your confidence and range of skills.
Week 1 - Get to know your machine at our 'Beginner's workshop' - a complete introduction to sewing on a machine. We will cover threading, overview of stitches, seams, hemming and loads of useful tips. Walk away with a shopping bag and lots of confidence!
Week 2 - Lined make-up bag - learn how to make a fully lined square bottomed make up bag. Great for gifts!
Week 3 - Fabric origami basket. Learn to create a beautiful basket for all your nik-naks!
Week 4 - PJ bottoms ( purchase of fabric required). Introduction to commercial patterns and dressmaking on this project to produce a comfy pair of PJ bottoms.
Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
All tools and materials are provided apart from some material needed for week 4. This will be discussed during the course and we do have material available at the studio for purchase if necessary.
Please feel free to bring your own machine if you wish.
Refreshments are provided.
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Rachel was so lovely and patient. The course taught us how to use a sewing machine and then we came home with a home made bag. Facilities were excellent and tea/coffee offered too. Small groups, so lots of help available at all times. Looking forward to another course in the future. Thank you Rachel for a lovely morning, and yes I've bought a sewing machine.