Complete Beginners Sewing weekends with Sylvia Turner 4/5th June and 1/2nd October, 2022
5 places at each weekend.
These weekend courses are for the complete beginner who has not used a sewing machine before, but wishes to learn. You will be shown how to thread the machine, sew your first stitches, tension adjustment/ solving tension problems, the uses of different machine feet, basic sewing techniques, zip insertion, plus other things.
On the second day you will be shown different interfacings, their use, and using one, make a make up bag like the one above in a fabric you choose from a selection on the day.
Everything provided, just bring a pair of sharp scissors. A sewing machine will be available for each student to use. Each student will be given a small sewing kit to use and take home.
Tea/coffee provided - please bring a packed lunch.