You will learn basic sewing machine skills and techniques to help you make fashionable and stylish clothes and furnishings. You will also learn to read a pattern and discover some of the essential hand stitches needed to finish off your project. All abilities welcome.
These courses take place at the St Paul’s Learning and Family Centre. Please book at least a week before the start date to guarantee your place.
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Course Dates 2019- 2020
Mondays 6.16pm to 8.45pm Marilyn Mitchelmore
This course takes place at the St Paul’s Learning and Family Centre
- 5 sessions 23 September £98 / £62 D48A
- 5 sessions 4 November £98 / £62 D48B
- 5 sessions 13 January £98 / £62 D48C
- 5 sessions 24 February £98 / £62 D48D
- 5 sessions 20 April £98 / £62 D48E
- 5 sessions 1 June £98 / £62 D48F
Friday courses take place at Stoke Lodge
Fridays 10am to 12.30pm Marilyn Mitchelmore
- 12 sessions 13 September £189 / £117 D49A
- 11 sessions 17 January £174 / £108 D49B
- 11 sessions 24 April £174 / £108 D49C
New course dates will be available in our next Course Guide 2020 – 21 from Summer 2020
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Tutor – Marilyn Mitchelmore
Coming from a family of glove makers in Wales, I’ve always been keen on sewing. I find the benefits of sewing to be vast! Sewing can be calming as well as teaching us patience.
I was drawn into teaching because I’m passionate about adult learning. So I’ve been lucky enough to combine a personal interest of mine with my teaching career.
Newcomers to my class begin by making a pin cushion. Then, I hand over the ropes! Learners are given the freedom to do whatever they like, with my support when they need. Previous learners have made baby clothes, chair covers, and even ball gowns! It’s all about trial and error in my class, with a supportive and friendly environment to help you achieve your potential.
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