When: Saturday, April 14th 2018 - Sunday, April 15th 2018, Start Time: 10:00, End Time: 16:30
Where: The Old Brewery Burnside Place, Cromarty IV11 8XQ
- Part of:
- Applied Craft Workshops
Please note, this course is also running on 9 & 10 June. You may also be interested in the Improvers Sewing Masterclass.
Beginners Sewing Workshop
This course is suitable for complete beginners or those who are looking to return to sewing after time away. This course is designed to give you the confidence to start your own sewing projects at home. You will learn the basic of sewing including how to operate and navigate your way around a sewing machine, read and understand a basic sewing pattern, pinning and cutting out of fabric, using basic sewing tools and construction of projects.
You will complete a number of projects over the two days. Each will introduce you to a new skill or technique and give you something to take home and be proud of!
Additionally - There will be time at the end to look over any sewing projects that you would like to start at home including looking at patterns that you may have. Depending on the speed of the first three projects we will also attempt to look at making a Zipped Make-up Bag.
- Fabric scissors
- Seam ripper
- Dressmaking pins
- Hand sewing needles
- Dressmaking tape measure
- Sewing gauge
- Bobbins & zipper foot suitable for your machine
- Temporary markers - this could be tailor's chalk, fade or wash-away pen
You will be required to bring your own sewing machine (which can be left securely overnight within the sewing room) this allow you to learn and become familiar with your own machine. There will also be a limited amount of extra machines available if you do not have your own machine please enquire upon booking.
£100 - includes tea & coffee and most materials. Please bring a packed lunch each day.