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The Complete Beginners Course: all the essentials of stitch, seam & sewing...

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Have you always wanted to learn to sew ?

.....would you like to make your own clothes, design your own look, adjust and alter garments and create unique home deco ? ....then this compact and relaxed beginners machine sewing course is for you - all you need to bring is motivation to release your inner creative potential.

This 4 week evening course will cover all the essentials to get you started, and more..learn the 21st century way in a fun and supportive studio environment. Your tutors are kind, patient and experienced and will encourage and inspire you to master the essentials so you can tackle your own projects with confidence. We only have 6 students per class so you will receive attentive and individual tution.

You are very welcome to arrive from 5.30 onwards to settle in, set up and look around .......but please note TEACHING BEGINS PROMPTLY AT 6pm !

WEEK ONE :

meet your machine - try out all the stitches, learn about tension and the different settings, make a sampler. try out the overlocker and get to grips with some of the terminology and equipment. learn how to make different seams.

WEEK TWO:

Demostrations, sampling and practise - learn some great techniques - lapped zip, buttonholes, bias binding and more.

WEEK THREE:

introduction to cutting and easy patterncutting, try following a simple pattern with easy instructions and use one of the technoques you have learned to make a cushion or bag to take home.

WEEK FOUR:

Bring an easy commercial patterrn you want to try, or use one of our beginner patterns. Learn how to measure correctly, Cut the pattern in calico with help from your tutor, make a toile to fit. Practise any technques you will need to finish the project yourself.

....you are very welcome to book a further tutorial, or hire a table and machine on our 'openatelier' days to help you finish your garment.

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All are welcome in our accessible, fully equipped city centre studio. Tea coffee and water are available free of charge and you are welcome to bring snacks.

** we cant promise you will finish or perfect all the techniques, we encourage you to keep practising at home between lessons, please dont worry about mistakes they are the best way to learn ! you will gain confidence and understand all the basics by the end of the course.

thank you and we look forward to teaching you to sew.

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