Workshops / Classes

Zip it! Learn to insert all types of zips

All about zips. In this workshop you will learn how to insert invisible zips, exposed zips, shorten zips, lap zip for skirts & double lap zip for dresses.

– Classes in Pascoe Vale
– Class held at Sussex Neighbourhood House, Pascoe Vale
– experienced Sewing Tutor
– workshop specifically designed to work with zips
– insert invisible zips
– insert exposed zips
– shorten zips
– insert lap zips for skirts and double lap zip  for dresses
– friendly environment
– inclusive environment

Date: Sunday 23 July
Time: 11am-2pm
Fees:  $60/$40 conc.,

 

Overlocker Workshop 

BYO overlocker & instruction booklet and learn to smooth out threading and tension issues. Experiment with some stitch alternatives. Learn how to follow your instruction booklet.

– Classes in Pascoe Vale
– Class held at Sussex Neighbourhood House, Pascoe Vale
– learn more about your overlocker
– learn how to use your overlocker to the fullest
– smooth out threading and tension issues
– experiment with some stitch alternatives
– learn how to follow your instruction booklet

Term 4: Sunday 15 October
Time: 11am – 2pm
Fees: $60/40 conc.

Mastering Buttonholes  (NEW)

With Jan Bowles
Learn about the types of buttonholes and buttons, when to use which type, and how to properly construct them.  Practice placement and markings of buttonholes, as well as proper placement and sewing of buttons.
*For people who already know how to sew*
Date: Sunday 26 November
Time: 11am-2pm (byo lunch)
Fee: $60/$40

Soy Candle Making Workshop

Term 3: Sunday, 10 Sept  10.30am – 12.30pm
Term 4: Sunday, 12 Nov   10.30am – 12.30pm
Have fun making your own soy candles to enjoy or as gifts. Easy, affordable & non-toxic.  All materials provided, BYO apron.
Fees: $30

 

Dreamcatchers Workshop (NEW)

Term 4: Sunday, 22 Oct   10.30am – 12.30pm
Learn the art of dreamweaving and take home a unique piece to hand on your bedroom wall or to gift.  All materials provided, BYO apron. Ages 14+
Fees: $25