After School Sewing Course

£90.00

Category Beginner Tags Novice
Description:A 4 week course suitable for age 10+ - 17
We will be learning how to use a sewing machine make a tote bag, pencil case and a small purse

Week 1

Introduction to a Sewing machine

Different stitches and their uses

Sewing straight lines

Sewing round corners

Different types of fabric and needles

 

Week 2

Make a tote bag

Measuring and cutting fabric

Identifying the grain of fabric and other useful sewing terms

Hemming and finishing off

 

***Bring bag fabric of choice & thread to match ***

 

Week 3

Make a pencil case / zipped pouch

Putting in a zip

Top stitching

*** bring fabric and a 25cm / 10 inch zip & thread to match)

 

Week 4

Make a wallet

Sewing a button whole & button

Inserting lining

*** bring fabric & matching treat. A button ***