Tue, 08 Aug|
ZERO TO HERO - NIGHTS The full course August/Sept
Learn all the basics of using a sewing machine, sewing techniques and how to construct simple garments in 12 night classes
Time & Location
08 Aug 2023, 17:30 – 26 Sept 2023, 20:00
Cape Town, Studio 32, 32 Palmer Rd, Muizenberg, Cape Town, 7945, South Africa
About the Event
In this 12 part series of classes you will learn all the basic skills needed to set you on your way as a sewer.
The first 5 classes are designed to teach you everything you need to know to get you sewing.
Straight sewing and how to guide the fabric
How to use and understand a sewing machine
About seam allowances
How to make straps
Marking and measuring
Choosing and cutting fabric
Using basic tools, machine attachments and patterns
In the second part of the course you will learn basic garment construction techniques and how to use and read patterns correctly. You will discover basic but important skills like cutting, hemming, inserting pockets, zips, how to attach sleeves and a hood, sew with a twin needle, insert elastic into a waistband and so much more.
Projects include a range of functional items designed to equip you with everything you need to store your sewing tools, and carry your fabrics etc to and from classes. Some of the projects are an unlined tote bag, a lined pouch, a hoodie and a pair of pyjama pants/shorts. Projects may vary from this list from time to time.
What you will need: A pair of fabric Scissors, pins.
Not much else, but a basic kit of tools will help for homework. We will discuss this in the first class. All materials are included in the price.
Option 1: R5650 for full course of 12 classes. Includes all materials and patterns.
If you prefer to break up the course into 2 sections, register for the Absolute Beginners Basics
Payment in 2 instalments is available. The first is your deposit to guarantee your spot. Full payment must be paid before you may commence the course. If difficult contact me to discuss a plan
Terms and Conditions
A minimum of 6 students are required to go ahead with the course. The start date will be confirmed in the week of the scheduled start.
Classes may not be deferred and no refunds for missed classes.
This is a hobbyists course and not designed for industrial training.
The course is not a registered educational course and no certified qualification is given. However, you will be well on your way to being able to create your own home business if you wish to go that route.
There will be opportunities to make up classes, in a group class at an extra charge of R300 or a private class at R450 for a1.5 hour session .
- Ticket type
ZERO TO HERO
This ticket is your confirmation of your booking for the Zero to Hero Beginners Sewing Course.PriceFrom R 2 600,00 to R 5 650,00
- depositR 2 600,00
- Full FeeR 5 650,00