- Monday evening 5 October 2015, 6-7:30pm
- Friday morning 2 October 2015, 10-11:30am.
The Level 1 course is R1990 and includes all materials.
The course is 8 weeks long and lessons are 1 ½ hours each, once a week. We show you from scratch how to use a sewing machine. We also show you how to insert elastics, zips, buttons, hems and we teach you how to read a bought pattern.
To practice your basic sewing skills we also complete 2 exciting sewing projects.
We also are offering a Level 1 course now on a Saturday morning. Lessons are 2 hours long and the course runs over 6 weeks. The next start date is:
- 16 January, 11:00am - 1:00pm. (Please note that we close every 4th weekend)
In November and December we will be offering sewing workshops . Each workshop is 3 ½ hours long and the cost including materials is R770. In the workshop we will show you how to use a sewing machine and we will complete 1 project. The available workshop dates are:
- Saturday 28 November; 9am-1:30pm
- Monday 30 November; 4;30pm-8pm
- Friday 4 December; 9:30am-1pm
Our next level 2 course start dates are:
-Thursday 8 October, 10am-12pm
-Saturday 19 September, 1:30-3:30pm. (Please note we close every 4th weekend)
- Tuesday 19 January, 6-8pm
Lessons are 2 hours each. The course is 14 weeks long and lessons happen once a week. The cost is R3380 excluding materials and R3860 if you would like materials included.
In Level 3 you learn to trace a ready-made garment and we sew up a tailored Jacket, a sleeveless designer hood, leggings, a top with binding straps and appliqué, a handbag and to finish off the course we up-cycle a men’s shirt.
The course runs over 15 weeks with lessons once a week. The course excluding materials is R3620.
Kids Sewing Camp:
Kids get to sew up 3-4 projects with a sewing machine.
Patternmaking - Basic blocks and manipulation
The course runs over 9 weeks,
We draft a basic bodice, skirts, sleeve and trouser block and learn to manipulate patterns.
The course is R2450 and includes brown paper for pattern drafting.