Start date: 17 September 19
Day: Tuesday
Course length: 0 day course
Time: 17:30 to 19:30


Full Fee: £153.00

Over 65's Fee: £139.80

Benefit Fee: £121.80

Course Code: £C22

Tutor: Karen Reilly

Length: 12 Weeks

Term: Autumn Weeks

Type: course Weeks

Code Letter: C Weeks


Come and make your own clothes. You will learn the art of reading a pattern, cutting , making, stitching and how to get the best from your sewing machine. Previous experience of machine sewing is needed for this exciting course.

Materials List

Students enrolling on this course should have some sewing experience already. They should be able to thread a sewing machine, understand the basics of how they work and be able to sew in a straight line. If you think if might be too advanced please take a look at our Sewing for Beginners course.

Please bring with you:

Dressmaking scissors

Pins (these MUST have coloured ends)

Assorted sewing needles

Tailors chalk/pencil

Seam ripper (unpicker)

Tape Measure

Notepad and pen

Seam Gauge (optional)

Pin cushion (optional)

Trimming scissors (optional)

Once you have enrolled please ask the office for Karen's number as you will need to speak to her about buying patterns and materials for the first class. Thank you.

Fees & Further Information

Please be aware that your booking starts when you first need access to the room to when you leave. This means that it includes any setting up or clearing up time you may need.

A 30% non-returnable deposit is required for all bookings.

During our term times we cannot accept room bookings that might conflict with any of the courses we offer.
Evening bookings outside of our term times are subject to the availablity of our evening staff.

There is a set up fee of £10.00 per hour for all bookings in the cafe, hall and bar. If your booking takes place outside of our usual opening hours there will be an £8.00 service charge. For single room hire bookings full payment is required at least one week before the date of the booking. For block bookings full payment is required within 30 days of the last date of the room hire.

We reserve the right to refuse any room booking requests.