Class only, Class + sewing machine
Fashion & Sewing Academy – November & December
€120.00 – €130.00
A 6 week sewing course aim for children age 8 to 14.
Sewing and making things with your own hands is an excellent life long skill to learn. Students will work on craft, alteration and dressmaking projects. Classes are kept to small number of students to ensure 1 to 1 contact with the teacher.
No sewing machine? Don’t worry we can supply a machine for you to use during the class.*
Some of the skills we will cover during the classes
- How to use a sewing machine
- How to tread a sewing Machine
- how to cut fabric.
- pattern cutting
- pattern adjustments
- choosing fabric
- working with jersey
List of Projects
- Pin Cushion
- Cushion Applique or pocket
- Beanie Hat
- Zipped Bag
- Pencil Pouch
- Bottoms or Skirt
All students should have a basic kits of the following with them at every class
- Dressmaking Scissors
- Embroidery scissors
- Hand Sewing Needle
- Thread (Various Colours)
- Tape Measure
Each student should attend class with their sewing kit, sewing machine (unless you have hired one), and project.
Fabric for small projects 1 – 10 will be provided. Students must buy the required fabric for projects 11 & 12 from Crafty Studio before class. The tutor will recommend the correct fabric and all students receive a 10& discount.
Due to health and safety reasons min age is 8yrs old.
Duration: 6 weeks
Dates: 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th November & 6th , 13th December
Time: Wed 3.30 – 5pm
Tutor: Sandra Reynolds
2 Prospect Ave
If you have any questions or queries please email me
*please select class + sewing machine in the drop down menu.