Introduction to the Sewing Machine - £25
A two hour session introducing you to the uses and features of a sewing machine.
You will learn basic skills such as:
- Threading a machine
- Inserting a bobbin
- Winding a bobbin
- Knowing what tension and stitches to use for different fabrics
You will be shown how to create a neat seam, hem and perfect corners.
You will be shown how to change the machine foot and learn when to use different feet for a variety of techniques.
We will also cover how to sew a buttonhole and experiment with machine applique.
This course is aimed at students who have not yet bought a sewing machine but would like to take up a new hobby, as well as those who need a refresher course to get them started.
Tea, coffee and cake included