Get to know your sewing machine - Beginners

Get to know your sewing machine - Beginners

This introduction course is designed for people who would like to learn more about the capabilities of their sewing machine in readiness for clothes making or other projects.

  • Week 1 – Learn about your machine, equipment and make a Tote bag.

  • Week 2 – Make a makeup case or pencil case and insert a zip.

  • Week 3 – Make a pouch with a buttonhole and button fastening.

  • Weeks 4 – Use a commercial pattern to make a bag or a sewing machine cover.

  • Entry requirements

    This is a beginner's course for those who enjoy tinkering with their sewing machines but would like to learn how to start to make basic items.

    Please ensure your machine is in working order and arrange a service beforehand if needed.

    Future career and study opportunities
    • Clothes making for beginners

    • Advanced clothes making

    Fees Information

    Advanced clothes making You may be eligible for a fee reduction from the Community Wellbeing Fund. Follow the link below to check the eligibility criteria and to apply. We will then contact you to discuss your application.

    https://forms.office.com/r/xiF13W6pDe

    For more information on our cancellation and refund policy, please refer to the policies and procedures section.

    Contact

    If you have a question about this or any other adult and professional course, email leisure@newcollege.ac.uk or call 01793 611470

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