Classes & Events

What do we do? We offer machine sewing classes for adults and children

All our classes and courses are now available via our on-line booking system      Click here to book

Wed PM, Wed AM, Thursday AM  adult sessions £15 for two hours

Saturday Adult and Child session £15 each for two hours

Crafting classes are £25 each for two hours including all the materials

Lycra classes are £17.50 for 2 1/2 hours
Why choose me?

  • My classes are informal and fun. You will relax and get some time out for yourself.
  • It is affordable and the cheapest classes you will find locally.
  • There is no annual membership fee.
  • You can come once, or every week, depending on what you want to learn or achieve.
  • There is no set structure on what you have to sew, you tell me what you would like to make and we will make it! If you need inspiration I have plenty of ideas for you too.
  • I have a stock of fabrics, piping, zippers and threads to get you started.
  • You can also get creative making drum lampshades, noticeboards and chairs as I am also skilled in upholstery, so you can coordinate your sewn curtains with your cushions and your chairs….and  you can say you did it all yourself!
  • This is the only class where you will be able to bring a child from age 5 along to sew on a machine. I believe that your ability to sew has nothing to do with your age! Just look at my daughter’s blog to see proof!
  • I undertake embroidery commissions, and I can personalise or embroider what you sew to make it even more special, check out my gallery to see some examples (such as the personalised bean bag)
  • You won’t be out of place turning up with your machine still in its box from the shop or covered in dust from Grannies attic! I can help you use that treasured machine and bring it to life!
  • Myself and my husband are CRB checked as we feel it is important for you to feel comfortable leaving your kids with us. If you would like a copy please ask.
  • I have recently obtained a City and Guilds Level 3 Award in Education and Training.

 

Safety Rules

  • Mums or Dads to be in attendance for all childrens classes
  • Fingers to be kept clear of running needles on the sewing machines
  • Scissors to be handled with care, no walking around with them
  • Iron is only to be operated with an adult supervising one to one
  • No running around
  • If you are unsure stop, take your foot off the pedal and ask!
  • Don’t thread the machine unless the machine is switched off to avoid sewing your finger!

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