Sewing Clubs & Workshops



Dyane Offers:

Sewing Skills Workshops

Stitch Kidz - After school  club  for 8 - 14 yrs

Sew Social Club for hobby sewists

 

 

Sewing Skills Workshops / Course 2019
Results during a zips skills workshop

Sewing Skills Workshops - Winter - Spring 2020

These workshops are ideal for beginners, refreshers and those wanting to build on their existing sewing skills.

Saturdays         Mornings 10.30 - 12.15pm       Afternoons 1 - 2.45pm

4th January       Sewing Machine Basics                         Overlocker Basics

How to thread, wind bobbins,  & sew                 How to thread, maintain & overlock

18th January     Basic Seams and Hems           Sewing Machine Maintainence

  Straight Hem, Flat and zig zag seams              Learn to maintain and simple repairs

 

1st February     More Hems                                Cover Stitch Machine - Basics

Blind, Twin and Roll hems                             Twin and chain stitch for Stretch fabrics

15th February    Zips                                                More Zips

Standard & Jacket Zips                                       Concealed and fly Zips

29th February     Clothing Alteration Tips                  Key Pattern Alterations

flawless shortening etc                                  inc body measurements, full bust adj etc

 

14th March Buttons & Buttonholes                          Sleeves

                                                                            Raglan, Shirt, Inset

Tutor, sewing machines, drinks and flapjacks provided (please bring own overlocker or coverstitch machine for those workshops).

Individual morning or afternoon workshops £20 each,

3+ workshops reduces to £17.50 each

10+ workshops reduces to £15 each

Booking is essential - £5 deposit per workshop secures your place 

Minimum 3 people for a workshop to go ahead. £5 booking fee required via the secure payment page on this site or www.paypal.me/dyanesstitchintime, cash or bank transfer (message for details).

Please Book: 07977719782 text or whats app / email dyanesstitchintime@yahoo.co.uk or via messenger; Dyane Turner

 

 

Stitch Kidz
A couple of Stitch kidz cutting out a top

Stitch Kidz

A certificated sewing curriculum / Sew Fun / Sew Cool - club for 7 - 14 year olds.

Thursdays - Bishop Auckland Workshop

1 hour, at time to suit you between 3pm - 6pm

Home Ed group 2-3pm 

£25 per half term (5-6 sessions)  

Certificates

Level 1 - Hand sewing pincushion and appliqued mini cushion.

Level 2 - Machine sewing - making strip patch cushion or bag :-)

Level 3 - Machine Sewing a Simple cotton Top

Level 5 - Choice of simple skirt or PJ trousers

Level 6 - Embroidered Item

Level 7 - Small Quilt

Level 8  - and upwards are independant choices, building on skills

Community Certificate - Making Garments for a community Project such as dress a girl around the world or for Award winning Kynryn.

Please Book via myself on 07977719782 or the Stitch Kidz page on Facebook

 

Stitch Kidz can be offered in schools as an after school club for KS2 & KS3 - feel free to contact and discuss :-) 

 

 

 

Sew Social

Small friendly group for those who already sew and would like to do so in company and skill share. Participents bring their own projects to work on, with a tutor on hand to help with any tricky bits. Only £4 per session  

Most Tuesday Mornings 10 am - 12.30pm                                                                Minumum of 2 participents required, Space for 5 participents :-)      

Includes:- Drinks and cookies plus optional cuddles with cats and small friendly dog :-)                                                                                                                        

 

 

 

Sew Your Own Workshops

New for 2020

'Sew Your Own' Workshops

Saturdays                Morning 10am - 1pm                      Afternoons 2-5pm

11th January     Sew your Own: lined Tote Bag            SYO Cushion Covers

Sturdy lined A4 size bag with inner pocket                      1 envelope & 1 zipped cover 

Can use fabric from my stash or bring 1 metre of fabric you love x

8th February     PJ Bottoms, Loose Trousers                Boxer Shorts

PJ's:   Please bring 1 1/2 - 2 metres soft touch medium weight fabric 

Boxers: Please bring 1/2 m lightweight or jersey fabric plus 1m skin elastic or elastic lace 

7th March            Wrap Skirt                                           Childs Dress

Please bring:  2 metres medium weight fabric,                 Need 1 metre fun fabric :-)

 

Tutor, Sewing Machines, Haberdashery, drinks and flapjacks provided.

Individual Morning or Afternoon Sew your Own Workshops £25 each

2 + reduces to £22.50 each

5 + reduces to £20 each

Booking essential; £5 non refundable deposit per workshop secures your place.

Deposits can be paid via the secure page on this site or www.paypalme/dyanesstitchintime, Cash or BACs (contact for details)

 

More Sew your Own Workshops will be held Sept - November 2020