Sewing - Beginners

Recommend course:


For those new to sewing or haven't sewn for some time.  You will learn how to handle your sewing machine, how to correctly pin and cut out fabric, read patterns and construct basic garments.  You will also learn professional tips and shortcuts.  This course gives you a great foundation designed to master sewing basics as you gain more confidence, speed and skills.  You will complete 2 or 3 projects and learn techniques that are transferable.



Please note: All courses need a minimum number to go ahead. If your course does not have enough enrolments, we regret that we will have to cancel and will let you know either by email or text. Courses are usually cancelled, when necessary, 2-3 working days prior to the scheduled start date.

Target Audience

The course aims to get each student using the sewing machine with confidence while making various items during the term but this is subject to change depending on the students needs.  We will cover such things as straight sewing (lesson 1) and in the following weeks bring in such techniques as inserting zippers, buttonholes, pleating, etc. 

 Children 13 yrs and older may enrol when accompanied by an adult. Full course fees applies to both participants.