Beginner’s Sewing Course (6 week - 2hr sessions)

By: Victoria's Corner  01/05/2015
Keywords: sewing, Sewing Courses, Learn To Sew

These 2 hour sessions run for 6 weeks and they have been specifically designed as an introduction to sewing. We deliver this workshop at beginner level so our students can experience and gain confidence with a range of techniques and skills for completing sewing projects. This workshop covers: Week 1 Getting to know your sewing machine and workspace, choosing your fabric, sewing a seam and making a template to produce some beautiful bunting. Week 2 Making buttonholes, sewing on a button, inserting a zip, and other fastenings. Start making a cushion cover and appliqué the front Week 3 Darts and hemlines Week 4 Gathering a skirt with elastic waistband or attaching a waistband to a skirt. Week5 Using a sewing pattern and cutting out. Week6 Catching up and completing your projects. What you will need to bring: - A sewing machine. These can be hired from Victoria’s Corner for £5 per session if preferred (booking essential) - Material and thread – a list will be included in your welcome email for week one and subsequent lists will be handed out each week. - Your creative side and a smile

Keywords: Learn To Sew, sewing, Sewing Course, Sewing Courses, Sewing Workshop

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