Learn how to sew and make your own clothes with fantastic teachers, in a bright and inspiring studio-with-a-view. Rediscover the pleasure of making things with your hands - remember how much fun that was when we were kids? Meet like-minded people in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Finish the workshop with a cheeky drink on us, and leave with new skills, clothes-making confidence… and a goodie bag to take home with you.
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Sewing machines aren’t just for stitching seams! If you want to learn a fun, expressive way of embellishing your sewing projects or creating a custom piece of textile art from scratch, you’ll love this workshop. You’ll learn techniques to mix free-motion thread 'drawing' with appliqué to create unique and individual pieces of art.
This workshop is perfect for anyone who wants to start using a sewing machine for the first time, or who hasn’t sewn in a while and needs a refresher. You will learn: How to set up and thread a sewing machine Getting to grips with stitching – tips for straight lines, curves and corners Sew a simple scarf to tie around your head, neck or bag Tips on getting into sewing – easy project ideas, essential tools and how to choose a sewing machine No need to bring anything with you, we’ll provide tools and sewing machines for you to use, plus fabric and thread to make your scarf.
This workshop is for you if you know how to use a sewing machine, if you’ve sewn a few projects and want a bit of help to start sewing knit fabric. While it may have a reputation for being scary, sewing with knits really isn’t difficult once you’ve learnt a few tips and tricks.