Learn How to Use a Sewing Machine

3 Hours


There are no prerequisites for this workshop.


If you would like to try sewing as a hobby, but you have never used a sewing machine before, or you have bought a sewing machine and not taken it out of the box, then this is for you.

  • Learn how to thread the machine.
  • Learn about thread tension.
  • Learn about different stitches and their uses.
  • Learn basic maintenance.
  • Learn about the sewing machine accessories.
During this session you will master the basics and make a simple peg bag. There will be plenty of help and guidance available every step of the way.

What's included

All equipment, fabric and notions are included but you are welcome to bring your own sewing machine for optimal learning. There will be plenty of tea, coffee and biscuits to keep you going. Just bring yourself (and your machine if you want to).