Sun 2nd Jan & Sat 19th Feb

Class Description

DATES AVAILABLE: Sunday 2nd January: 10.00-12.30 / Price: £30 Saturday 19th January: 10.00-12.30 / Price: £30 ABOUT THIS CLASS A perfect class for young sewers age 9+ Are you a young crafter but not sure where to start with a sewing machine? Then this is the class for you. A class for absolute beginners and a fantastic course to get you on your way. In this one off class you will learn how to thread and operate a sewing machine along with the basic stitching techniques you will need. During the class you will make a simple tote bag to take home with you and have everything you need to refer to in the future. This course will provide you with the confidence needed to happily use your sewing machine for future projects. THE TOPICS WE AIM TO COVER ARE: How to thread the machine How to wind on the bobbin and insert the bobbin into the machine Practice stitching straight, curves and corners ZigZag stitches Understanding tension and problem solving tension issues Importance of completing the stitch cycle Importance of steering the fabric Machine feet and how to use them *Have a go at creating seams MATERIALS NEEDED: We have sewing machines for you to use but if you would like to bring your own please advise us at the time of booking. All other materials will be provided for your use. REFRESHMENTS: A soft drink and delicious cake are included in your lesson.

  • 30 British pounds
  • The Exton Suite, King’s Centre, Barleythorpe, LE15 7WD

Contact Details


The King Centre, Main Road, Oakham, UK