Starting from scratch, you will go from learning how to thread a sewing machine to making three sewing projects! By the end of the course you will have learnt how to make a cushion cover, a small zipped bag and a pair of pyjama shorts. Material for cushion cover and zipped bag are included in the fee- tutor will advise you on material you need to purchase for the pyjama shorts.
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Course Dates 2019 – 2020
Thursdays 6pm to 9pm Ann Huntley
- 5 sessions 7 November £111/ £75 D53A
- 5 sessions 27 February £111/ £75 D53B
New course dates will be available in our next Course Guide 2020 – 21 from Summer 2020
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Tutor – Ann Huntley
My early enthusiasm for making clothes was ignited when my grandmother allowed me to take her tailored suits apart. I had my first sewing machine at the age of ten; by fourteen I was following the latest fashions and making my own clothes.
I went on to gain a City & Guilds in Fashion and Design and Adult Teaching, which further enhanced my skills. I was able to use this extended knowledge to earn money making wedding dresses, specialist clothes and soft furnishings.
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