School Holiday Workshops for Kids & Teens

Sewing is a Life Skill that is important for your child. In an era when video games and TV shows provide instant entertainment for children, sewing is an inexpensive way to teach your child the joy of a creative hobby. And best of all – it’s fun!


People who didn't think they could sew are now making beautiful outfits for themselves. Everybody can sew, it's just a case of learning the basics and then practising.


In this workshop, students will learn the basics of sewing in a simple, creative and fun way, and also complete a project to take home.

Workshops will be held on the following dates:


Date:   Tue 14, Wed 15, Thu 16, Fri 17, Mon 20, Tue 21, Wed 22, Thu 23, Fri 24 April 2020.

Time:  10 am to 12.30 pm

Cost: $65 per workshop (includes fabric, tools and all other items required).


Topics covered:

Safety in the sewing room

The parts of a sewing machine

Winding a bobbin and threading a sewing machine

Using the presser foot

Sewing straight lines and pivoting

Different stitches and how to use them

Useful tools to have in your sewing kit

Make an item to take home


The classes are small with a maximum class size of 4 to ensure that your child gets individual attention.

Please phone Jacinta James on 09 8281577 or email as soon as possible, to ensure a spot in the class.


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