Join this beginner program where our knowledgeable, friendly instructors will guide you through the basics of the sewing machine. Create your own piece of "EZ Patchwork" fabric which you will use to make a drawstring bag, pincushion and needle case.
Week 1 - Sewing 101 - We will guide you through the very basics of the sewing machine and you will learn how to straight stitch, back stitch and zig-zag stitch. You will master corners and curves and you will hand stitch a button on to a simple felt pouch.
Weeks 2 and 3 - EZ Patchwork - You will learn about sewing fabric together, seam allowances, pinning and pressing seams open. You will create a beautiful piece of fabric ready to make in to your projects.
Weeks 4, 5 and 6 - Use your EZ Patchwork to make a pin cushion, needle case and drawstring bag.
Price includes materials.
Thursdays from 9.30am - 11.30am
Session 3 - January 17th, 24th, 31st, February 7th, 14th, 28th
Session 4 - March 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th, April 4th, 11th
Session 5 - May 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th, June 6th
After this class you will be ready to join any of our other classes!