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Sewing - Getting Started with Patterns and Fabric - 50% off*

Day of week:
The Amelia , Tunbridge Wells
Level 1
10:00 - 14:30
1 week

This course is currently full and online booking is not possible. Please call 03000 41 22 22* to register your interest. We will contact you directly if we can accommodate you.

This course is for those with an interest in using their sewing machine to make either simple garments or small items for the home. The projects will be varied to suit prior skills and experience along with students interests. You will find out how to use your sewing machine and work with different fabrics . If you choose to make a garment you will find out how to work with and use a commercial dress pattern.

We're celebrating the Jubilee with a MASSIVE 50% off* selected courses. Enter code JUBILEE2022 at checkout to receive 50% off this course. (*Terms and conditions apply)

Terms & Conditions

How will I be taught?

Each workshop will commence with clear learning outcomes and more often or not, a tutor demonstration, taking you step by step through the process. One to one guidance is an essential part of learning and development, along with group discussions and informal critiques.

What do I need to bring with me?

A well equipped sewing kit to include large and small scissors, hand and machine needles, seam ripper, tape measure, pins, threads. Paper scissors, ruler, notebook, pencil and rubber. More experienced students can bring a pattern and fabric to the first session, beginners will be given advice and guidance on a good starting project
Please do not buy anything until you are sure the course is running

What can I do next?

There are a range of textile courses across West Kent and your tutor will be able to advise you on the next steps

What do I need to join the course

This course is for beginners or those with some sewing experience to make some original home furnishing or clothing items . The skills taught can be applied to a variety of future projects.
It is important to note that craft courses are practical, requiring a degree of manual dexterity.

Getting to your course

Find us

The Amelia
The Amelia
Monson Road
Tunbridge Wells

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 22 22* and quote the Course Code TWL/115334/K/LC.