The Beginners Next Step Sewing Course runs over 12 weeks, you make 6 items and learn the following in your sewing classes:
Lesson 1, 2 and 3 – Basic Blouse or Dress with a facing, darts and inset sleeves. For this project you will also be learning how to measure yourself and trace a pattern off in your correct size (which is a skill you will use more and more as you start using bought patterns).
Lesson 4 and 5 – Tote Bag. Make a lined tote bag with a zip and inside zip pocket.
Lesson 6, 7 and 8 – Make a T-shirt. Working with knit fabric and the twin needle. Make a sample of a round and v-neck finish as well binding or normal neck trim. Inserting a sleeve for knit fabric. Learning how to work on an overlocker.
Lesson 9 – Leggings. Using mainly the overlocker to make a pair of leggings with elastic in the wait and a twin needle hem.
Lesson 10, 11 and 12 – Make a Hoodie. Choose from a Basic Hoodie or Fashion Hoodie with a zip.
Patterns for the things made in class will be provided and these you will keep with your printed out notes on the lessons. Some of the instructions will be emailed to you in the form of full colour tutorials.
Fees for the course
The course has 12 lessons with the total of the course being R3900.
Schedule for 2022
January -April 2022
No Beginners Next Step Courses available in this slot.
May – August 2022
Tuesday morning 3rd May till 16th August 9am-11:30am – Fully Booked
Thursday morning 5th May till 18th August 9am-11:30am – Fully Booked
Saturday morning 7th May till 13th August 9:30am-12pm – Fully Booked
August – December 2022
Thursday EVENING 1st September till 1st December 6pm-8:30pm
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