Beginners Sewing Courses are for those who have absolutely no sewing experience or who may have learnt to sew in school or as a hobby years ago and would like to take up sewing as a new experience or to reacquaint themselves with hand and machine sewing.
The courses run over 4, 5 or 6 weeks depending on the calendar year and each class is 2.5 hours long.
Classes run on a Saturday Mornings 10am-12.30pm. All adult classes break for term time and school holidays.
Our Beginner Sewing Courses cover a wide range of techniques, over the 6 weeks you will learn:
Hand sewing techniques and embroidery. Introduction to machine sewing, making a button hole, changing sewing feet, making seams and corners using inward, outward and curved techniques.
Making appliqué using the sewing machine, making an 18" cushion cover with zip closure and finishing with piping or appliqué. Using techniques learnt throughout the course to make a bread basket or an apron.
Classes are limited to 8 people so early booking is essential! All materials and use of machines are provided as part of the course price.
Course Price - €180, Courses recommence February 29th, 2020. Book Now