22.02.14 / Author: Pamela
Sewing Machine World are situated in Horsley’s Field Industrial Estate in Kings Lynn. They have a workshop area where they are able to offer sewing classes. Parking is easy and free just near the building.
Classes in 2019
Saturday 21st September – 10.00am – 4.00pm – Free Motion Machine Embroidery and More
Even the most basic sewing machine can be used to create decorative effects and providing the feed dogs on your machine can be lowered or covered, you can also do Free Motion Machine Embroidery and Free Motion machine Quilting. During this workshop you will learn how to do Free Motion embroidery (FME) work.
If your machine also has some decorative stitches which you have never used then come and explore many ideas for decorative sewing by machine. All the techniques can then be used to enhance the projects that you like to make
Using FME you will be able to use two methods and learn how to achieve success with different fabrics and threads. You will also explore decorative machine techniques such as using metallic and embroidery threads, trying the built-in decorative stitches on your machine, using a twin needle and learn how to make cords and braids
Saturday 19th October -10.00am – 4.00pm – Decorative Stitching and Applique for Christmas
If you have a sewing Machine that has some built-in decorative stitches why not learn to use them to create some beautiful items for Christmas. There will be a choice of ideas of projects including Table Centres, Christmas stockings and Gift bags with Applique. All the notes and instructions will be provided so if you are beginner or with have more experience come a make your own ” Hand-Made Christmas”
Saturday 16th October – 10.00am – 4.00pm – Learn to Love your Overocker
This day work shop is for everyone who has an Overlocker but is unsure how to use it, finds the threading a nightmare or cannot get the tension right.
During the work shop, threading will be made easy and tension explained so that it can be set correctly. You will then see how to adjust everything to ensure your Overlocker makes a perfect stitch for everything you want to make
There will be sessions on how to seam and neaten a variety of fabrics and do rolled hems.
Included in the course will be an opportunity to use your machine to make simple projects using the Overlocker for most of the construction.
At the end of the course you will be able to use your Overlocker with confidence on whatever type of sewing that you do. It will speed up the processes and give your work a highly professional finish so that you really will “Love your Overlocker”.
All the classes are very popular so do book early to make sure you have a place.
For more information and to make booking contact Sewing Machine World on Tel 01553 773362 or visit their website www.sewingmachineworldonline.co.uk