Learn To Sew In A Day - Basics
Have you always wanted to learn how to sew, but are terrified by the thought of it? Maybe you're frustrated that you don't know how to take up a pair of trousers, alter those curtains or just want to start making clothes that fit you perfectly. Book onto this course, and you'll learn the basic techniques that get you there.
This course is designed to teach how to set up, thread and use a sewing machine. It will teach you all of the necessary skills to build your confidence and lead on to making various small projects to take home.
Learn a number of different stitches and techniques eg how to turn old fabric into a sampler quilt, cushion, throw or even a simple skirt!
Expert tuition from 'Queen of the seam', Jacqui McKoy-Lewens.
Come on your own or bring your Mum/Dad or child with you to learn side by side. These are family based, life skills that are suitable for adults and older children (8yrs upwards), boys & girls will all enjoy and benefit from this class.
1030 - 1630 including a 30 minute break for lunch. Homemade cookies and a selection of teas and coffee provided.
Bring your own serviced sewing machine. Or you can hire one for an additional £5. Please book here to reserve a machine as we have limited numbers
Sadly there will not be time to offer repairs during these sessions if your own sewing machine isn't working
Pink Alpaca Studios are based in the village of Disley, near Lyme Park directly opposite the train station, in picturesque Cheshire.