Sewing - Christmas Craft | Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Sewing - Christmas Craft at Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Sewing - Christmas Craft at Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Price: £68.00 Starts: 03/11/2017 Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Tutor: Julia Elizabeth Swann Ends: 08/12/2017 Location: Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre
Level: Level 1 Day of Week: FRI Duration: 6 weeks

About this course

Make your own handmade gifts and decorations ready for Christmas. Choose from a selection of beautiful seasonal fabrics and trimmings to make Toy Sacks, Christmas Stockings, Advent calendars, Christmas bunting or Tree decorations.

By the end of the course you should be able to :-
Be aware of and work to relevant Health and Safety guidelines.
Thread up and use a variety of stitches on a sewing machine.
Make and press an open seam.
Stitch on a button by hand.
Make a button hole.

It may be necessary for you to do some work at home e.g. 1-2 hours per week.

How will I be taught?

Tutors will use a variety of teaching methods including demonstrations, one to one guidance, group discussions and critiques. You will use an individual learning plan (ILP) to record goals, ideas, processes and progress. Students will need to understand the potential benefit from the programme of study, read and interpret ideas, communicate responses that are clear, logical and understandable and manage your own time.
One to one guidance, group critiques, self-assessment against individualised learning outcomes stated on the ILP.

What do I need to bring with me?

Some fabrics and trimmings will be supplied.
You will also need:

Please bring some sewing equipment if you have any - e.g. sharp scissors for cutting fabric, pins, needles, a tape measure, chalk fabric pencil, sewing threads to match fabrics, retractable metal tape measure.

Please bring your own sewing machine if you have one.

A pen, pencil, notebook and folder for handouts etc.

What can I do next?

Another sewing course

What do I need to join the course

Everyone is welcome, no previous experience is necessary.
It is important to note that craft courses are practical, requiring a degree of manual dexterity.
If you need to bring a carer with you, or be accompanied by another person, please ask to speak to the programme manager before you enrol

About the Tutor: Julia Elizabeth Swann

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Getting there

Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre
Hatton House
Bradbourne Road
TN13 3QN

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code SEV/53835/F/LC.
Course Code: SEV/53835/F/LC Book Now

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