St Albans.  Address given on booking



                                 Sewing 101

3 classes mean that you get lots of practice at using your machine and build up some basic sewing techniques too.

I will provide fabric and thread as well as the cushion pads. However, if you have some fabric you would like to use, bring it along.

You can book a class for any Wednesday or Friday, providing there are spaces.

Class times:            

Wednesday classes   
​9.30 to  12.00
12.30 to 3.00

Wednesday Evening classes
7.00 to 9.30 pm

​​Friday Classes        
9.30 to 12.00
12.30 to 3.00

What you will learn.......

Class 1/Trial class  

Get to grips with your sewing machine

Threading your machine                                

Selecting stitches

Sewing practice  - getting your seams straight

​Turning corners

Make a simple fold over cushion cover (16" x 16")

                                                                                              Class 2  

                                                                                             Make a lovely tote bag
                                                                                             You will learn how to measure and cut a pattern
                                                                                             How to make and attach handles
                                                                                             By now you will be feeling confident enough to start 
                                                                                             adding your own touch to my basic design

Class 3  

Build on your skills. Make an apron with a patch pocket
​Learn how to fold and sew a hem

Tackle sewing a slight curve
​Experiment with design
​Learn how to attach a patch pocket


If you bring your own fabric, you will need 1/2 metre of fabric for the cushion. 1 metre for the apron and 1/2  metre for the tote bag. 

£90 for 3 sessions (7.5 hours in total) Including all materials.

£32 for one trail session(2.5 hours).

​Reserve a place by paying £30 deposit

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