Beginners Skirt-making Workshop

Want to learn to sew? Need a new party skirt? Want to make a present for a friend?

Come to this one day intensive workshop and learn some sewing basics whilst making an a-line skirt.

This workshop will teach you the basics of reading a pattern and using a sewing machine in a relaxed studio environment. The class size is limited to 4 people so you will have plenty of support and help.

WHO IS THE WORKSHOP FOR?
Anyone who wants to learn to use a sewing machine and start making their own clothes. No previous sewing experience is necessary.

WHAT WILL I BE ABLE TO DO BY THE END OF THE WORKSHOP?
* confidently use a sewing machine!
* understand a basic sewing pattern
* make an a-line skirt
* I’ll also show you some easy ways to customise and decorate a simple skirt.

WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?
* yourself!
* if you plan to make a skirt for someone else – bring their waist & hip measurements
* 2m of woven fabric of your choice
* matching colour thread
* 20cm long zip
I will provide you with a pattern and instructions – you don’t need to buy one.

WHERE & WHEN: Sunday 12th December 2010, 10am-4pm, Just Sew on North Rd in the North Laine, Brighton.

PRICE: £45 payable before the course starts.

WHAT SOME OF WENDY’S PREVIOUS STUDENTS HAVE SAID:
“Clear instructions from a patient teacher!”
“Fantastic experience, great teacher, useful skills learnt.”
“I loved the fact that we were taken through each thing step-by-step which made it easy to understand.”

CONTACT: Wendy on 01273 775951 or email thiswasmadeby[at]gmail.com to book your place or ask any questions.

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