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: Monday 11 Jan to Friday 29 Jan 2020 (weekdays)
Time: 10 am to 12.30 pm
Cost: $65 per workshop (includes fabric, tools and all other items required).
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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