Get to know YOUR sewing machine short course
Do you have a sewing machine at home still in its box? or maybe you've used it once or twice but yet to make the most of its capability. Maybe you've been given a machine but haven't a clue how to work it?
Make friends with your machine with the help of our Stitch studio owner Linzi. Connect live via your favourite video platform for this 2 part short 1:1 sewing course. Date and times are flexible as these are online lessons.
To book this course ADD TO BASKET and CHECKOUT. You will then be contacted directly by Linzi to organise the date and time of your first lesson.
Session 1 - Getting up and running - 80mins
We'll take a look at the key features of your machine, find out what they do and how to use them properly. You will learn how to thread your machine quickly and how to sew accurately with a fun driving test.
Homework - finish driving test + using template provided cut out pin cushion template ready for your next session.
Session 2 - Advanced stitches - 80mins
In this session we'll take a look at the stitches available on your machine and use them to make a sampler pin cushion. For this project you will need the following materials:
- Plain cotton fabric
- Coloured thread
- 25cm ribbon
- Toy stuffing
(Materials for this project can also be sent out to your before your first lesson - choose when booking)
All supporting handouts for this course will be sent out to you via email upon booking. These will include anatomy checklist / driving test / project pattern documents / stitch guide.
To do this course you will require:
- A working sewing machine
- Thread and empty spools (see kit options)
- Good Wi-Fi connection
- Printer to print your course documents
If you are a complete beginner and looking for some kit to get started see HERE