Beginners Level 1 Saturdays JANUARY

A 12 hour series of project based, fun sewing classes.

  • Started 15 Jan
  • 2 600 South African rand
  • 32 Palmer Road

Service Description

This 4 part series of classes is the first level of a longer course for hobby sewers. This Saturday course consists of 12 hours of training broken down into 3 hour classes. The course is for absolute beginners which means no experience is needed. Adults and Teens from 14 years old are welcome to join this course. All you need is the passion to learn to sew. Sewing machines are available to learn on. You will learn all the basic skills needed to move onto making the clothing in Basic Garment Construction Straight sewing and how to guide the fabric How to use and understand a sewing machine About seam allowances Hemming methods How to make straps Marking and measuring Choosing and cutting fabric Using basic tools, machine attachments and patterns Inserting zippers and attaching pockets. 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 a lined tote bag, a zippered tool bag and finishing with a funky, genderless belted tool/craft apron or a choice made by the group. Projects may vary from this list from time to time. What you will need: a good pair of fabric scissors, a basic kit of tools (available from the studio at R250). Scissors and other supplies are also available from our shop on the premises or online. Fabric for the projects is provided and included in the course fee. COURSE FEE R 2600 - for 4 x 3 hour classes plus 1 free group sew-along class to catch up on any unfinished projects. PAYMENT Payment in 2 instalments is available. The first is your deposit to guarantee your spot. The second payment would be due on the first class unless otherwise agreed. Terms and Conditions Classes may not be deferred and no refunds for missed classes. This is a hobbyists course and not designed for industrial or commercial training. However, you will be well on your way to being able to create your own home business if you wish to go that route. Cancellations will not be refunded unless your booking is cancelled 10 days before the commencement of the course. A service fee of R250. There will be opportunities to make up classes at an extra charge of R300 by joining in a class with another group. Classes run 2 weeks on with one week break and then the remaining 2 classes. UNLEASH YOUR CREATIVITY ONE STITCH AT A TIME and register today. Small classes guarantee loads of attention on you.

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

  • 32 Palmer Road, Muizenberg, Cape Town, South Africa

    +27723118442

    sew.it.together.studio@gmail.com