Textiles, Sewing and Upholstory

Courses

Creative Stitch Around the WorldLearn new hand stiches and techniques each session inspired by a country or culture around the world
Crochet for BeginnersStart from scratch-you will learn how to hold a hook, create basic stitches and how to read a pattern.
Dressmaking and TextilesConstruct a garment of your choice using a commercial pattern and a range of sewing techniques and skills.
Essential AlterationsAlter your clothes and revamp your wardrobe.
Explore Embroidery with your Sewing MachineLearn a fun and exciting way of 'drawing' with your sewing machine. Discover everything you need to get started from setting up the machine, adjusting tension, using alternative stitches. Fee includes core materials.
Free Machine Embroidery with AppliqueA creative and fun workshop where you will learn to upcycle scraps of fabric and sketch with thread to form a picture. You will need a special embroidery/darning foot for your machine. Fee includes some core materials.
Free Machine Embroidery with dissolvable fabric - Flower GardenPractise the basics of stitching on to dissolvable fabric before learning how to form your own picture using free motion stitching techniques. Fee includes core materials. You will need a hoop and special embroidery/darning foot for your machine.
Getting to know your Sewing MachineYou will learn to select the correct needle and threat for fabric.
Sewing for Complete BeginnersStarting from scratch, you will go from learning how to thread a sewing machine to making three sewing projects.
UpholsteryYou will learn traditional upholstery skills and methods using traditional materials.