22.10.15 / Author: Pamela
Escape and Create now have premises in St Ives situated at 40a The Broadway PE27 5BN Tel 01480 300092
The shop is now open and all classes are being held in the spacious room above the shop. There is a long stay car park very close.
New Dates for the 2018 including daytime classes
Start Dressmaking a 5 week course begins Thursday 22nd February – These class are full but more are planned.
Daytime Class – 10.30-12 .30
Evening Class – 7.30 – 9.30
If you would love to make clothes that really fit and don’t look “home-made” then join this course and find just what you need to learn so that everything made looks great. You learn how to choose a pattern and fabric and then alter the pattern to fit. You will then use fast professional techniques to make and complete a garment of your choice. Forget about just making samples or doing tedious old fashioned processes and learn how to make clothes every time that you will actually wear.
Machine Appliqué – 13th March 10.30 – 1.30 Applique is a great way to customise clothing, add something special to patch work quilts and decorate accessories and crafted gifts
Join this course and learn about using the sewing machine to create appliqué designs. You will learn various applique techniques, what materials can be used and what stitches and threads to use. Samples will be made of each technique and with the notes provided you can choose what to use on your next project
Sew with Knits 4 weeks starting Tuesday 6th March
Daytime class – 2.00 – 4.00
If you like to make your own clothes but want to use any type of stretchy “Knit” fabric such as fine jersey, sweat shirting or scuba jersey then join this course. Sewing with Knits is not difficult just different. Once you have learnt the techniques then you will be able to make tops, skirts, dresses etc. in any type of knit fabric.
There are more courses being planned for 2018 so check back to this page
All the classes book up quickly so to ensure you have a place book early
For all details on the courses and to book your place contact Escape and Create on 07806 819283 or visit the website