Change Location × Melbourne

    Recent Locations

      Learn to Sew - Introduction to Sewing in Elsternwick

      • Learn to Sew - Introduction to Sewing Photo #1
      1 of 1
      January 12, 2019

      Saturday   1:00 PM (on various days)

      26 Horne Street
      Elsternwick, Victoria

      • No Performers Listed
      Learn to Sew - Introduction to Sewing

      Learn the basics of sewing in one easy workshop. This course if perfect for the absolute beginner. If you’ve always wanted to try sewing or need a refresher course after a long break, this course will cover everything you need to know to get you on your way. In this workshop you will learn sewing terminology, how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, sew straight lines and seam pressing techniques. We will discuss how to shop for fabric, and what to look for when buying a sewing machine. Finally, you will learn how to sew your very own simple tote bag! *Don’t finish your bag? Don’t Stress! You can pop into the studio to finish your project during a social class or drop in when the studio is free. Skill level required This course is designed for the complete beginner. What you will learn Understand the parts of the sewing machine and accessories
. Threading of a sewing machine and winding a bobbin. Understand some sewing terminology. Stitch straight lines and curves
. How to press a seam. What to bring All sewing machines and fabric is provided however please feel free to bring your own machine or fabric if you have something special in mind. Provided Coffee, Tea and biscuits. Sewing machines and fabric. Lessons are run in my cool little studio in Elsternwick, right near the train station. The maximum number of students is five so each student will get personalised instructions and plenty of time to practise on the sewing machines supplied. *Annie has her Fashion Design and Production Certificate and over 30 years of sewing experience. *Annie has also been recently awarded  Dressmaker of the Year Award, 2018 from Simplicity patterns.

      Categories: Other & Miscellaneous

      This event repeats on various days:

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.