A 3-hour class for you to gain knowledge on your own overlocker. Start off by learning how to thread your machine and adjusting tension. Learn about adjusting stitch length and diferential feed. Our tutor will guide you through a series of samples to help you master your overlocker including rolled hem & 3 and 4 […]
This is a perfect class for keen dressmakers wanting to extend their theoretical knowledge. In this workshop you will learn how to trace your garment onto pattern paper for accuracy. Add darts, seam allowances, markings and notches. Depending on the complexity of garment you are copying, you may get a chance to cut out your […]
A beginners class to help you get to grips with the wonderful world of free motion embroidery. Once you have learnt how to set up your machine you will then let your creative juices flow in this fun class. You will practice a variety of techniques and create lots of samples to take home with you. You […]
BOOKING TERMS & CONDITIONS and Information to help you enjoy your workshop with us:
Lavant Street – restricted to 30 mins only, perfect to drop your machine off if you’re bringing your own. Disabled Blue Badge holders – unlimited parking.
Nearest Car Park – Swan Street Car Park, GU32 3DF – walk through the alleyway by Salon 16 to Lavant Street.
Saturday Parking – use the railway station car park as it is cheaper if parking all day!
Tea, coffee, water, biscuits etc available throughout your workshop
We have a separate lunch area for you to take a proper break during full day classes. Please feel free to bring your own lunch or we will place an order for you from Madeline’s Deli – this really is a treat and something for everyone!
Machines and Equipment:
We have everything available for you to use, unless separately specified for you to bring your own overlocker etc. Please feel free to bring your own sewing box if preferred.
Thread is available, unless a specific colour is needed, in which case we suggest you purchase one from our shop.
You will be offered a 10% discount on all fabric purchased during your workshop so its a good time to stock up for your next project.
We use lovely Janome sewing machines which are easy to use, have a speed control and thread cutter function. We have various other machines for you to use on request too, such as wide arm computerised machines for you to test out and enjoy whilst on your workshop
Our aim is for you to learn skills and have fun whilst in our workshops. It is important that you feel comfortable to work at your own pace, please be advised that occasionally you may not completely finish your project but we will always support you with advise and instructions to complete what you started.