SUMMER 2022 TURBO 18 Mornings

Perfect course for a Gap Year or serious student

  • Starts 26 Jan
  • 7 800 South African rand
  • 32 Palmer Road

Service Description

This 18 part series of classes will empower you to sew confidentaly forever more. This 54 hour course will teach you all you need to know to step into your journey as a sewer. 2 mornings per week. Night classes available too Absolute beginners - no experience is needed. Sewing machine use included Adults and school leavers are welcome to join. All you need is the passion to learn to sew. Who knows, you may even find your career path. You will learn all the basic skills needed to make basic home projects and simple clothing. 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. Constructing trousers, a dress/shirt, a sleeveless top, skirt Inserting elastic, gathering, buttonholes, facings, binding and inserting sleeves. Basic pattern manipulation, taking correct measurements. Projects start with a tote bag, and finish with a series of garments. Section 1 is about simple projects & Sect 2 focusses on clothing construction basics 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. Fabric for the first 3 projects is provided. Thereafter you will purchase your own choice of fabrics for the various projects. Some fabrics are available in our Studio shop. Patterns, calico and tracing paper, tracing wheel included in price. 6 x 2.5 hour classes in section 1 and 10 x 4 hours in section 2, plus 2 free group sew-along class Payment Options: R7800 if paid in full or R8200 if in instalments PAYMENT Payment in 2 instalments The first is a deposit of R3000 deposit to guarantee your spot. The second payment would be due on the 4th class R5200 Terms and Conditions Classes may not be deferred and no refunds for missed classes. This is a hobbyists course and not designed for industrial training. 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 at an extra charge of R300 with other groups. UNLEASH YOUR CREATIVITY ONE STITCH AT A TIME and register today. Small classes guarantee loads of attention on you.

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Contact Details

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