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Beginners Sewing Course - 4Weeks

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Elasha Creations Studio

Fairkytes Arts Centre

59 Billet Lane, Hornchurch

Romford

RM11 1AX

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Beginners Sewing Course - 4 WEEKS

This is suitable for complete beginners or those with little experience who want to grow in confidence using a sewing machine. This course will help you understand, how the machine works, what fabrics to choose, seam allowances, taking measurements, choosing a commercial pattern, Linings and sewing techniques.

WEEK 1: Begin to use a sewing machine, threading the machine, adjust the tension, wind on the bobbin, learn about different needles and feet. Practice sewing using the different stitches. This will show you the functions of the sewing machine. Seam allowances, sewing straight lines, curves and corners. Using a simple pattern, cut out and put together a simple envelope cushion cover.

WEEK 2: Practice the skills learnt in sessions 1 and 2 to put together your very own lined tote bag. Learn the technique of bagging out lining, adding pockets and using interlining.

WEEK 3: Learn how to read bought dressmaking patterns· Alter the pattern to your measurements. Layout pattern pieces. The importance of the grain lines. The differences with patterned fabric. Cutting and preparing correctly. You will need 1.25meters of light weight cotton or material suitable for a childs pyjamas bottoms.

WEEK 4: Sewing and Finishing: You will sew up your project, press and finish off neatly for a professional look!

Duration - 4 weeks

Days - Tuesday (mornings)Thursday (evenings)


Whats required: You will need 1.25meters of light weight cotton or material suitable for a childs pyjamas bottoms. All other materials and equipment are supplied. Sewing machines are supplied but you are welcome to bring your own providing it is in good working order and you have the manual.

We do not offer a refund but you ar welcome to send someone in your place should you not be able to attend after booking. Please email: elashacreations@gmail.com with the name of the new attendee

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59 Billet Lane, Hornchurch

Romford

RM11 1AX

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