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Sewing For Beginners-Makeup Pads & Drawstring Bag
January 26, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm£45.00 – £150.00
Sewing For Beginners
Want to learn to sew but not sure where to start, had a new machine from Santa, or simply need some confidence building? Then our Intro to machine sewing will be perfect to get you up and stitching.
This workshop is ideal for complete beginners and designed to get you to grips with the basics of machine sewing, while developing new skills and techniques in producing eco friendly reusable make-up pads and a lovely draw string bag to place them in. A great present idea too.
We’re sure you will leave feeling confident with using a sewing machine, have top tips to hand, ready to tackle your next project!
WHO’S IT FOR?
Total beginners of all ages or those returning to sewing and need some confidence refreshers.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
The different parts of the sewing machine
How to wind a bobbin. thread the machine, change a needle and presser foot.
Explore different stitches and learn when to use them
How to lay out fabric, pin a pattern template to your fabric and cut out accurately
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
Your Machine with accessories, power cable and instruction book OR book one of the studio machines if you do not have a machine and looking at a future purchase
Basic sewing tools – e.g pins scissors,
2 Fat Quarters of medium weight cotton fabric or pick them up at the studio – we have lots to choose from
we have a full range of cottons in the studio to choose from if you wish and we are happy to advice where required.
Use of studio machines if required.
Bias Binding trim and ribbon/cord for drawstring
Toweling and modal jersey for pad linings Expert tuition throughout
Tea/coffee and the essential lovely cake xx
£45.00 book all four intro sessions and save £30.00