Busy Bee Sewing Classes
Beginners sewing classes
This course is ideal for beginners who would like to learn how to use a machine and get sewing! Throughout the course you will complete a Tote Bag and Zipped Box Pouch, you can carry on with a cushion or small item of clothing. You will learn key techniques required to sew and be able to take away patterns and handouts, so you are able to refer back to them. Machines are available to hire at just £5 for the 6 week course. The course runs for 6 weeks from 6.30-8.30 on a Wednesday evening at £79.
Upcoming dates: 21st Feb for 6 weeks and then 18th April and June 6th with more dates to follow after summer holidays.
Advanced sewing classes
This course uses the skills taught in the beginners class. you will learn to make a garment from a pattern, In order to attend, you’d need to be confident on the sewing machine, have completed a few basic sewing projects or taken either our Beginners Sewing Course or equivalent elsewhere, some of the skills you will learn include:
- - How to insert a zip
- - How to sew darts
- - How to attach a neckline facing
- - How to finish armholes with bias binding
- - How to create and finish a hem and much more!
The course runs Thursday Evenings 6.30 - 8.30, machines available to hire at £5 for the 6 weeks.
Upcoming dates: Thursday evenings the next 6 week course starts 22nd February, 19th April and June 7th.
Kids sewing classes
Suitable for children age 8-13 all abilities. No equipment required. Learn how use a sewing machine! Make bags, cushions and lots more. Make new friends in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. All classes with a qualified Textiles teacher and CRB checked.
Upcoming dates: 11th February 9am - 12pm.