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 2018
Saturday 29th September – 10.00am – 4.00pm – Learn to Love your Overlocker – 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.
Don’t leave it in the cupboard, come and find out how to use it and see what it can do for all your sewing projects.
Saturday 6th October – 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 (FME) and Free Motion Machine Quilting. During this workshop you will learn how to do these techniques. 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 20th October – 10.00 – 4.00 – Learn Machine Applique
Applique is a great way to customise clothing, add something special to patch work quilts and decorate accessories and crafted gifts and it can all be done on your Sewing Machine
During this course you will learn about using the sewing machine to create appliqué designs. You will learn various applique techniques and what materials can be used, while making samples of each technique.
If you can do straight and zig-zag stitching on your machine you can do Applique
Saturday 3rd November 10.00 – 4.00 Applique and Decorative Stitching for Christmas
There is nothing better than a hand made Christmas. During this one day workshop you will have the chance to make a selection of projects either for gifts or for decoration. At the same time you will making use of all the stitches on your machine and the techniques learnt can then be used on lots of other projects. Make Christmas in 2018 special with your handmade items.
Saturday 17th November – 10.00am – 4.00pm – Learn to Love your Overlocker
Another date for this popular course
Saturday 1st December – 10.00am – 4.00pm – Free Motion Machine Embroidery and More
Another chance to join this course.
All the classes are very popular so do book early to make sure you have a place.
More courses are being planned for the rest of the year so do check back soon
For more information and to make booking contact Sewing Machine World on Tel 01553 773362 or visit their website www.sewingmachineworldonline.co.uk