Piped & edge zipped Cushion or Applique Cushion with lapped zip
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About the Course
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 classes are suitable for students with minimal experience to advanced
Piped Edge Cushion with Zip Closure - You will learn how to make a professionally finished cushion. This is a constructive workshop teaching valuable techniques which are often used when making other soft furnishing projects. You will learn how to make and attach piping, plus, how to insert a zip into your cushion.
Decorative Appliqué Statement Cushion - The craft of appliqué is so much fun. You will learn techniques to help you design your appliqué shapes, plus how to bond your designs to the cushion. You will learn how to use decorative stitching to enhance your appliqué. How to make cover buttons and make decorative rouleau closures.
Please click on the "More courses run at this centre" link for details of my curtain making and roman blind courses or get in touch for more information and to book your place!
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What's included in the price?
A warm welcome. All tools and materials, plus refreshments throughout the course. Along with comprehensive course notes.
Book and come along with a friend and you will both receive 20% discount off the price of the course.
You can find more information on my website via the link button above.
I really enjoyed learning how to create and sew a piped and zipped cushion. It was a pleasure being taught by Janet who was patient and knowledgeable throughout our lesson....Janet made sure I completed the cushion even though we ran over the allocated time. I feel enthusiastic to try more and to get use out of my new sewing machine. I highly recommend this course for anyone wanting to get back into sewing.
Piped and zipped cushions - - #10050
It was with some trepidation that I approached Janet's class as I had never sewed anything before and didn't even know how to thread a sewing machine - but I needn't have worried!
Janet's friendly and practical approach made me feel confident and completely at ease.
I was shown how to make a Roman blind and thanks to Janet's guidance and excellent tutoring I have since managed to make a roman blind for my son's bedroom which I am proud to say is now in situ!
I have felt so inspired by what I learnt in Janet's class that I have enrolled for her next tutorial in making and measuring curtains. My kitchen windows are cab my next project!!
I really would recommend Janet's class to anyone who is keen to make soft furnishings for their own home
Martina Marks - - #5822
I learned how to make a zipped and piped cushion, and although I have done some basic sewing previously I have never attempted anything like this before. I really enjoyed the course with Janet, and found her to be an extremely good and interesting teacher. I learnt many new skills and am absolutely delighted.
Sue Thirlwell - - #5718
Learnt to make a piped and zipped cushion - I had never used a machine before but I learnt so much I was inspired the attend the full day Roman blind course. Janet is an excellent and knowledgeable teacher
Karen Welbeck - - #4558
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