Thu, 04 Apr | Opendrawer

Learn to Use Your Sewing Machine

How to get the best results out of your machine.
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Learn to Use Your Sewing Machine

Time & Location

04 Apr 2019, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Opendrawer, 1158 Toorak Rd, Camberwell VIC 3124, Australia

About This Workshop

Want to use your sewing machine for more than just straight sewing? Learn from a professional how to get the results you want. Subjects to be covered include how to form the different stitches, hints on how to sew a straight seam, finishing seams, threading (including troubleshooting) and learning about tensions. And if you don't yet have a machine, learn what features to look for when buying one. For ages 15 and up. You'll leave with some basic samples and the confidence to attempt more projects on your machine.

Dates: Thursday 4 April

Time: 10:00am to 1:00pm

Cost: $80

What to Bring:

  • For best results, bring your own sewing machine. If you don't have one, please let us know prior to attending.
  • A basic sewing kit – pins, measuring tape, etc.

Tutor: Barbara Niglio.

Barbara studied fashion and worked for many years as a professional seamstress and dressmaker. Now, Barbara uses her diverse range of skills to create clothing, jewellery and objects from recycled materials.

  • Sewing Machine class

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