Learn to Sew (Absolute Beginners) – 30th Jan 6.30-9.30pm
Sew you’re new to sewing ... or a little out of touch? ... why not book onto Sew with Dotty’s workshop where you will learn all the basics to get you using a sewing machine! I have plenty of machines you can use or if you would prefer bring your new machine with you so we can help you get set up and sewing! This workshop will cover: * Threading up your machine * Winding up a bobbin * Loading up a bobbin * Getting to know different stitches - & when to use them * Working with different fabrics * Reverse Stitch * Changing your presser foot * Changing your sewing machine needle * Basic machine maintenance * How to sew! ... straight lines ... around corners & sew on! * Hints & tips on using different fabrics! * Using a pattern to cut out your fabric to make a cushion ... (we have a huge selection of gorgeous fabrics!). * Using zig-zag stitch & straight stitch to make your cushion cover ... sewing around corners too! * You will go home with an envelope cushion cover complete with a feather pad insert. Price ncludes fabrics, feather cushion pad ... plenty of tuition & guidance ... & of course tea, coffee & home made cake too!
Learn to Sew Bunting – 30th Jan 7-9.30pm
Learn to Sew with Dotty! ... a fab workshop perfect for beginners and those new to sewing! ... make a pretty 2 metre length of bunting from a lovely choice of fabrics and lots of coloured bias bindings to choose from too! ... plenty of support & advice along the way from Dotty ... plus endless cuppas & homemade cake too!