Beginner’s Sewing Course Term THREE (Saturday morn 15 hrs)


Learn to sew using a sewing machine! Build skills and techniques for making clothes and accessories.

Skill level: Suitable for absolute beginner’s with little or no experience using a sewing machine. Open to adults and young adults (minimum age 15yo) Men and non-binary folk are encouraged to attend! Open to adults and young adults (minimum age 15 yrs).

If you already have a minimum of 10 hours experience sewing accessories, craft projects and basic garments and are interested in developing more advanced clothes-making skills, read about our Beyond Basics Courses.

Course content:
Over the 15 hours duration of this course you will:
– Make friends with your sewing machine – learn about the parts and how they work, how to wind a bobbin and thread your machine.
– Become familiar with sewing terminology and the other equipment you will use.
– Learn and practice many fundamental sewing skills.
Prepare, cut and sew 3 – 4 accessories and simple garments using a range of techniques.

Project 1 – Floor cushion or reversible tote bag
Project 2 -Zippered dopp kit/pouch or apron
Project 3 – Wide Legged casual pants, box top or tee

Please note: The class projects may vary over the duration of the course depending on the preferences of the student group.

Where:  Level 1, 9/131 Hyde St, Footscray.

Booking Policies:  Our courses are NON REFUNDABLE and NON TRANSFERABLEBe sure to familiarise yourself with all our Refund and Cancellation Policies before booking to avoid disappointment.
NB: If covid related circumstances prevent you from attending classes in the course you book we will offer make-up class options. Make-up classes for other reasons are offered at our discretion depending on availability.

Payment Options: Paypal using a credit card or Paypal balance. Direct Deposit. Our bank details are in the confirmation email you will receive upon booking. Payment by Direct Deposit is required within 24 hours of booking to secure your place.

NB. If you are booking more than 6 weeks in advance, payment can be made in two instalments via Direct Deposit only with the 50% balance due three weeks before the commencement of classes.

We will be in touch 10 days before your course starts with a reminder and more information.
Feel free to
contact us if you have any questions or would like more information.