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Sewing for Fun

Kent Adult Education
Course summary
25 hours
175 GBP
Leisure / Fun Classes

Course description

Sewing for Fun: Sewing for Fun is designed to enable you to gain knowledge and confidence in your sewing skills and in using a sewing machine, in an exciting, fun and informative way., , Students can choose to make a wide variety of projects, from small gifts and soft furnishings, curtains and blinds, to simple garments for themselves or their children. The tutor will discuss each students learning requirements at the start of the course and will advise on the best method of obtaining success with their chosen project., , Sewing and making things is following a huge resurgence at the moment. Many people are realising there are savings to be made by making your own soft furnishings, clothes, accessories and gifts, and the range of lovely fabrics available is growing, with shops selling all sorts of sewing paraphernalia now open in most towns., , The sale of sewing machines has almost doubled over the last few years, though most people owning one do not know how to use it properly., , By the end of the course, students should be able to:-, , - Use their sewing machine to best advantage., - Choose and use suitable fabrics for their chosen projects., - Use patterns and follow written or diagrammatic instructions., - Choose the most appropriate designs for soft furnishings., - Take measurements and calculate fabric requirements for their projects, - Use the appropriate techniques to make their items to a high standard., , The class is suitable for all abilities, from those who are completely new to sewing and want to learn how to use their machine, to those with experience and previous knowledge of making various items., , If you would like a map showing the location of your classroom at this site, please e-mail us at .

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About provider

Kent Adult Education

Kent Adult Education

Kent Adult Education provides an extensive programme of courses aiming to meet the varied needs and interests of Kent communities. This summary sets out the ways in which Kent Adult Education will deliver learning opportunities to fulfil the purpose and...

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Kent Adult Education

Unit A-B London Road Trading Estate
ME10 1SX Sittingbourne

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