Make your Mother Proud - Learn to sew!
Have you never touched a sewing machine before? Or have you had a go and the thought of trying again fills you with the fear? Or has it just been a while and you are feeling a tad rusty? This course is for you! A fun day course based on learning to sew using the sewing machine.
Join the lovely Fiona and get going on a marvellous sewing adventure. During the day you will cover a whole host of techniques from threading your machine, winding the bobbin, sewing and finishing seams, gathering, applique, buttonholes and LOADS more. In the afternoon you will learn about the construction of envelope cushions, and finish of the day by stitching up a bag. Fiona will demystifying sewing terms and equipment too!
About your Teacher:
Fiona Hesford is a fashion textile designer and stylist that has been working in the fashion industry for over 20 years. She has a passion for vintage, retro and folk styling, haberdashery, dresses and skirts, and reflecting this has recently launched a series of 'MAKE IT!' sewing kits including toys, bags and cushions for beginners.
Maximum class size of 8.
All materials included.
Run twice a month, the day starts at 10am and finishes about 3.30pm on a Saturday, and runs from 9.30am until 3pm on a Tuesday.
Workshops are held in our colourful and cosy studio, above the shop. There is lots of space to spread out and a separate chill out area to have a break. The shop is located in central Chichester, about a 10 minute walk from the train and bus station. The closest car park is The Cattle Market.
Clothkits Ltd, 16 The Hornet, Chichester, PO19 7JG
Tel: 01243 533180