New classes for kids!
We’re really excited about what we have to offer for kids this term! Our after school kids’ clubs are starting up again soon and we have new sewing machine classes for older children.
Remember, course fees for these classes include all materials. For after school clubs we’re booking each session individually this term but please book at least 24 hours in advance either online, by phone or in person. Read on for more details!
After School Knitting Club – £10 per session
Dates: Wednesdays, 4 – 5pm beginning 18th September
In this class children will learn the basics of knitting, including how to cast on/off, the essential knit and purl stitches and how to read patterns. Children will make simple projects like key rings, felted bracelets and small toys. Age: 8+
After School Sewing Club – £10 per session
Dates: Mondays, 4 – 5pm beginning 16th September
In this class children will learn the basics of hand-sewing by completing simple projects such as felt finger puppets and hair clips under the patient guidance of our experienced instructor. Age: 7+
Date: Sunday, 22 September, 10am – 12:30pm
This class will teach students how to use a sewing machine whilst making a cute elastic-waist skirt in the fabric of their choice! Our experienced instructor will teach students how to choose fabric for a project, set up and thread a machine, cut and prepare fabric for sewing and basic construction techniques. Age 10+
Date: Sunday, 15 September, 10am – 12:30pm
This class is an introduction to quilting for students who have mastered sewing machine basics. Students will complete a lap-size quilt whilst learning simple piecing, quilting and finishing techniques. Age: 10+
Date: Sunday, 20 October, 10am – 12:30pm
This class is aimed at students who have mastered sewing machine basics and want a more complex project. Under the guidance of our experienced instructor, students will sew a tote bag in the fabric of their choice whilst learning how to box corners, sew a lining and attach bag handles. Age: 10+
We can also offer any of these classes as a special birthday party for up to six kids! The picture below was taken after a recent birthday party tote bag class. Contact us for more details and pricing!