Tuesday morning Adult Sewing Club – 9.30 – 12.00
Basic sewing skills – get to know your own machine or use one of ours. By the second lesson you will make a simple project like a bag or apron. Then progressing on to dressmaking using a pattern and pattern cutting or copying a wardrobe favourite.
Cost £35 per session or £190 for 6 sessions.
Tuesday after school sewing club – 4.00 – 5.00 pm
This term we will start by making a pair of pyjama trousers. During this project you will learn how to cut a pattern from a pair of trousers which fit you, sew and finish neat seams, make different types of waistband and to turn a hem. Your trousers can be customized to your own design with different fabrics, trims, elastic cuffs, pockets etc.
Suitable for age 12yrs and up – £90 per half term session to be paid at the beginning of the term. This includes a snack and a drink and use of the materials in the workshop
Tuesday evening – Pattern Cutting and Garment Construction 7.00 pm – 9.30 pm
A regular Tuesday evening class with experienced clothing designer Susan Quekett. Learn the principles of making basic blocks, adapting these for perfect fit, and developing individual designs. All aspects of garment construction and professional sewing techniques (including using a sewing machine) will be covered in tandem with pattern cutting.
Cost: £35 per session includes course notes – fabric/ calico extra…