Sew-It-YourselfNon-Accredited • Entry Level
About the course
Based in the TEXTILES ACADEMY at Burnley College you will learn new sewing skills from our expert tutor to give your projects a professional look. The training day will teach you how to cut out a pattern, use fabrics correctly, how to sew the perfect seam, create your own piping and how to insert a zip in a cushion plus other professional tricks and tips to deal with more challenging projects. This training day is aimed at beginners with no sewing experience and novices looking to improve their sewing. you develop new skills to create your own cushion cover and learn how to apply these skills to other projects such as soft furnishing or dress making/. All the fabrics , zips, trims and patterns and sewing tools needed to create a cushion cover will be provided. If you wish to use your own fabric just bring it along, however, it is not possible to bring your own sewing machines. You can bring in your sewing machine manual for tutor advice and make notes as you go along.
All fabrics, zips, patterns and sewing tools will be provided. You may bring your own fabric but you will be unable to bring your own sewing machine. Please feel free to bring your sewing machine manual if you need any advice from the Tutor.