Hobkirk Sewing Machines Ltd


New workshops starting after Easter

Ring for more details on 01254 693555

Your course tutor is Lynne Sargeson from The Daisy Lady Workshops

My overall aim with the courses set out below is to deliver hands on guidance and demonstrations throughout.  To adapt the tuition to suit all attendee's knowledge and experience to aid individual development of skills.  To deliver a relaxed and enjoyable few hours of creativity that we can all share together.

Below is a brief outline of the courses.

Basic Sewing
Learn how to use your sewing machine to the fullest.  Feel confident using different feet, stitches etc.  Learn embroidery; applique; twin needle work/decorative stitch work; buttonholes; various zips; free style embroidery, plus other techniques requested from attendees.  Make at least one project in the course; an appliqued cushion.

12 Week Course

Pattern & Garment Construction
Stage 1 of the pattern & garment construction course is to deliver knowledge of using your sewing machine correctly; threading; tensions; feet; stitches; machine maintenance; pattern knowledge; self body measurements; altering patterns; commercial pattern knowledge; fabrics.  Garment construction; make a garment covering waistband; zips; hems; buttonholes and interfacing usage.  Overall come with your chosen pattern and learn all the techniques needed to complete.

Stage 2 & 3 courses covering further in depth knowledge e.g. certain techniques already covered and further tailoring skill developments.

12 Week Course

Sew & Social Sessions
The Sew & Social Sessions differ to the other courses offered in that they offer individuals to come along, yes to socialise with like minded people for a few enjoyable hours but also to gain knowledge and experience with new techniques being learnt.  The workshops will be hands on with facilitating and demonstrations as requested by the attendees on the day.  Join a family of creativity, to give and receive creative ideas and knowledge to each other.  Receive tuition on techniques that you can request at the beginning of the session.  Guidance given to you individually and as a group.

Drop-in sessions - Pay as go


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