17 training courses found
A two day course covering Speed Tailoring techniques. You will learn how to prepare your pattern and apply/layer interfacings to build up shape and structure in your jacket.
This is a great course for beginners, come along and learn how to construct a garment. Rebecca will show you cutting and layout techniques as well as provide you with information on choosing patterns and fabrics.
A practical course for you to learn a variety of basic to couture techniques at your own pace. You can try a wide range of activities, from making a skirt, dress or jacket, to curtains and patchwork.
Learn how to use your Sewing Machine to it's full potential! Rebecca will show you the different kinds of stitches that you can use on a Sewing Machine and how to use specialist feet and accessories.
This is a follow on course from the one day curtain course. Learn the techniques involved in making interlined curtains.
This is a follow on course for those who have completed part one or those with previous experience of sewing. Come along to learn more dressmaking construction techniques including how to sew princess seams, a set-in sleeve, facings and hem your garment.
Rebecca will show you how to measure for curtains and how to calculate the fabric and lining. Learn the techniques involved in making curtains including how to match pattern repeats, insert weights, attach the lining and how to sew hems and heading tapes.
Rebecca will show you how to create patchwork blocks using quarter inch seams. Learn cutting and machine sewing techniques as well as how to 'sandwich' together and machine quilt the patchwork.
A course for you to create your own personalised bag or purse. There are many different styles you can choose to make, a shoulder, a clutch, a drawstring or a tote.
Cushion styles range from simple to elaborate. Choose to make a simple knife-edge cushion or one which is piped, ruffled or shirred.
Bring along your own project and learn the techniques involved to make baby or children’s clothing. Rebecca will show you how to make a creative piece of clothing for a special little person.
A two day course for you to bring along your own dress project to make up and learn the techniques used along the way. Learn how to fit and adapt your pattern and how to insert your lining the professional way.
A one day course for you to learn how to make your own knickers. Learn many techniques on the day including how to sew lace and elastic.
A one day course for you to bring along your own project to make up and learn the techniques involved.
Rebecca will show you the techniques involved to alter and repair your garments. Learn how to repair seams, cuts and tears and how to replace zips and elastics.
Rebecca will show you the different kinds of sewing that can be done on an Overlocker and how to achieve the best results on different types of fabric. Learn how to deal with corners and curves.
A zip provides a closing for a garment but can also be used as a fashion feature. Learn how to insert a centred, lapped and a fly-front zip.