sewing workshops and guest tutors

Workshops and Guest Tutors

Sewing Basics for Beginners June and July 2021

Three week course – Dates: Saturday 12th and 19th June and Saturday 3rd July 2021

3 week beginners sewing course

Three-week sewing course for beginners and those wanting to brush up on their skills

Learn how to follow a simple dressmaking pattern, Insert a zip, Darts, , Seam finishes and hems.

POSTPONED Visible mending. Darning with Jayne Eagle

Saturday 27th February

visible mending darning workshop jane eagle

Time: 2 – 5pm
Age range: Adults

Join us to learn how to use hand darning techniques in a creative and individual way in this visible-mending workshop.
All levels of ability and experience welcome.

Eco and plastic free alternatives workshop

Coming soon -TBA

Fashion drawing workshop brighton

Age range: Adults and teens
All abilities and levels of experience welcome

Join us for an eco sewing workshop.
Learn how to make a range of reusable everyday items including:
Washable make up remover face pads
Beeswax wraps for the kitchen
Small fruit and vegetable bags and reusable shopping bags
Up-cycled coffee sack scrubbers

Using up-cycled fabrics, sustainably sourced cotton and bamboo fabric.


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Sewing with stretch fabrics- Make a Tee or sweatshirt with Laura O’Sullivan

Coming soon -TBA

stretch fabric workshop

Time: 2-5pm
Age range: Adults 

Three-week sewing course to learn sewing with stretch fabrics. Make a T-shirt or sweatshirt

Learn how to sew stretch fabric on a regular sewing machine (no overlocker required!) and make your own sweatshirt. Tips on choosing fabric, cutting and hemming will be included. Also how to attach a neckband to give your garment a professional look.