Sewing - Using an Overlocker | Ashford Gateway

Sewing - Using an Overlocker at Ashford Gateway

Sewing - Using an Overlocker at Ashford Gateway

Price: £30.00 Starts: 07/03/2020 Time: 11:00 - 14:00
Tutor: Barbara Roots Ends: 07/03/2020 Location: Ashford Gateway
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: SAT Duration: 1 weeks

About this course

This course is designed to enable you to gain knowledge and confidence of overlocking techniques and teaches you how to thread and use an overlocker in a relaxed, informal and informative class.

Overlockers can be used for a variety of edge finishes, roll hemming and sewing stretch fabrics.

By the end of the course, students should be able to: -

- Use their overlocker with confidence.
- Know how to thread the overlocker.
- Use a variety of overlocking techniques.
- Choose the most appropriate techniques for their different fabrics

How will I be taught?

The tutor will use a variety of teaching methods including demonstration, one to one guidance, group discussions and critiques.
Your tutor will give you individual feedback and assess you as you progress through the course.

What do I need to bring with me?

There are no overlockers at the centre so it would be advisable to bring your own, especially as the different models can vary. If you are not not be able to bring your own please let the centre know. If you have a particular fabric or project in mind, please bring it with you. You will be taught how to use your machine confidently and troubleshoot any problems that arise. Don't forget to bring all the accessories, foot controls and leads for the machine, and the instruction manual.

What can I do next?

Your tutor will be able to advise.

What do I need to join the course

Everyone is welcome to join this course – it is aimed at beginners and no experience or knowledge of the subject is needed.

About the Tutor: Barbara Roots

Barbara Roots is a couture clothesmaker whose specialities are weddings and occasion wear. She has been making clothes for herself and customers for 20 years and teaching for more than 15 years. Her clothes are made to the highest standards. Barbara studied at Kent Institute of Art and Design and London College of Fashion.

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Getting there

Ashford Gateway
Church Road
TN23 1AS

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code ASH/76646/H/NC.
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