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Develop your Sewing

Newcastle City Learning
Course summary
11 weeks
70.40 GBP
Leisure / Fun Classes

Course description

Develop your Sewing: Anyone who is interested in progressing their sewing skills to enable them to make a simple garment or a range of household items.You will learn to read commercial patterns. By the end of the course you will be able to make simple seams, insert a zip fastener, use bias bindings and either make a simple garment or household items using curved machine stitching as well as straight lines. You will also learn to use the sewing machine attachments.Practical lessons, demonstrations and one-to-one support from the tutor.Some equipment and materials will need to be provided by you. You should be prepared to bring scissors, pins, needles, threads and a tape measure, plus fabric to make your chosen item(s). Sewing machines and irons are provided. Costs will vary according to the material chosen, so for further guidance on cost please contact the centre.Please see our brochure, visit our website at ask your local centre or contact the number below for full details of where and when this course is available together with a full breakdown of fees.

Suitability - Who should attend?

You should have completed a Get Started with Sewing course or have the ability to create simple sewn items such as cushion covers.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Nationally recognised qualification

About provider

Newcastle City Learning

Newcastle City Learning

Newcastle City Learning is a part of the People Directorate of Newcastle City Council and it's our job to give you the opportunity to get involved in lifelong learning. Whether it's to improve your job prospects, develop a skill or...

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Contact info

Newcastle City Learning

Westgate Community College
NE4 9LU Newcastle upon Tyne

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