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Beginners Machine Sewing Skills - £145

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    Level
    Other

  • Start Date
    Tuesday 16th April 2024

  • Venue
    CCN-Main Campus

  • Course Code
    H0386

Start Date

  • Tuesday 16th April 2024, Part Time

Summary

Interested in sewing and want to learn a new skill, come to gain an understanding and get handy with the basics of sewing by enrolling on this sewing course for beginners. With a mixture of hand and machine work, you will have a variety of projects to showcase the skills and techniques learnt on the course. This introduction to sewing will cover hand sewing and machine sewing techniques that you will showcase by making different samples. By the end of the course you will be able to take home a cushion that you have constructed and your choice of a bag or bunting to take away with you, putting your new learnt skills into practice.

Throughout the course you will learn the following: -
1: Getting to know your sewing machine
2: Hand sewing and Fabric construction
3: Joining methods
4: Cushion construction
5: Advanced sewing skills
6: Bag or Bunting construction
(The above is just a loose example of the course breakdown, on what is covered in each session each week)

You will need to bring with you to the course -

  • To make a Cushion you will need 1/2mtr of fabric minimum of 110cm in width (cotton/cotton drill/denim/upholstery fabric) and 1x Cushion pad 42cm
  • To Make the Bunting a Selection of cotton fat quarters or scrap fabrics
  • To make the Bag you will need 1mtr outer fabric and 1mtr inner (cotton, linen cotton, light weight denim)
  • Notepad and pen for jotting down ideas and measurements

This is a 6 week course - 1 session a week 6:00 - 8:30pm

Why Our College?

Specialist teaching staff

Our courses are delivered by in-house expert teaching staff and external specialists

Industry standard facilities

Courses are held at our Ipswich Road campus, ensuring you have access to our cutting edge college facilities

A wide range of courses

We offer a wide range of part time and evening courses

Entry Requirements

none

Learning Outcomes

After completing this course you will have learnt new skills and used these to construct items to take home with you.

Fees

£145

Please note that courses may be cancelled if minimum numbers are not met. Please be aware that if you are no longer able to attend your course you will be offered an alternative date where available, however no refunds are available unless this course is cancelled by City College Norwich.

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Why Our College?

Specialist teaching staff

Our courses are delivered by in-house expert teaching staff and external specialists

Industry standard facilities

Courses are held at our Ipswich Road campus, ensuring you have access to our cutting edge college facilities

A wide range of courses

We offer a wide range of part time and evening courses