Start date: Wed, 17 Feb (8 week course)
If you have mastered the art of beginners dressmaking and are looking for your next challenge, book in for this class with our lovely Robyn. Make a garment of your choice.
School Holiday Class
$85per person (price includes materials & kit)
Start date: Thur 22 April (11am - 3pm)
Make your own 2in1 Beach Towel Bag
OPTION 2: take home a new Bernette Sew n Go 1 Machine and pay $280 all inclusive!! (depending on Stock availability) cannot always be guaranteed with shipping. Make your own bag that is also a beach towel! You can bring your own machine or hire a machine from us for $5 per session
Bernina BSR (Bernina Stitch Regulator)
$25 per person (bring BSR, machine & 40cm 3 square layer)
date: Thursday April 22nd 11am - 12
If you missed out on this class last year, put your name down now and we will find another date. This is a great little play class to get familiar and play with your Bernina Stitch Regulator to master and understand exactly how it works. Experience the free motion stitching.
Upcycling your clothing $90per person
Start date: 10am-12.30pm x 3 Saturdays
8, 15, 22 May
Have a bit of fun upcycling & just changing the look on your favourite items in your wardrobe, that need time for a change! The result will be amazing .
Start date: Wed,12 May from 5- 8pm
3 x Wednesdays
In this class you will learn about measuring, cutting piecing, and freehanding with your machine. Creating a nice sampler piece to keep.Also learning a few pattern designs along the way, its a great introductory to machine patchwork & quilting, which give you a little more confidence.
Start date: Date TBC
This is a fun way to construct a large elephant while learning the art of crazy patching and embellishing the elephant, these all look amazing finished, another fun project.
Learn to Sew
Start date: Thu, 11 Feb (6 week course)
Next Class: Thurs 8 April x 6 (Fully booked)
Come and meet the wonderful Millie and learn the art of beginners dressmaking. Learn or refresh your knowledge of basic sewing techniques which will help you become more confident in sewing.
Fri, 19 Mar (11am-1pm) B77
Sat 13 March 9am-1pm B79 Machine plus Embroidery $40
Get to know your Bernette 77 & 79 machine and explore its fantastic embroidery features.
Make your overlocker cover
$45per person (plus a kit required)
Start date: Sat, 10 April (9.30pm - 1pm)
Come and create a cover for your overlocker, using the overlocker techniques you've learnt we will supply a pattern, and you can decide if you want to make it up in squares or one complete cove with little seams.,
Start date: Mon, 1 Mar (6 week course)
Next Class - has a wait list (Date to be advised)
You will be learning the art of getting that top block to fit, . This provides a chance to also make the garment in a follow up class if desired.
Mother & Daughter Class
Now Sat 12 June 10.30 - 3pm
Make a lovely tote bag using our large ring Grommets and also a wee journal cover. Bring your lunch and mix it up with some fun quality time together!!
Coverstitch Class B48
Start date: Date TBC
Tips & Tricks of this machine and become comfortable with converting from overlock to Coverstitch mode.
Start date: Tue, 9 Feb (6 week course)
Next class: 6 April - 1 May (Fully Booked)
Time: 6pm - 8.30
Come and dressmake with Millie. Millie's extensive experience and gentle teaching manner will have you falling in love with sewing.
Block Printing on Fabric
Start date: Sat, 20 Feb (2h session)
This workshop is suitable for anyone and you achieve the following skills:
- Preparing your fabric and paint for printing
- Achieving the optimum print
- Designing unique patterns with standard print blocks
- Colour theory and blending basics
$90plus needs list
Start date: TBC
Learn some wonderful heirloom techniques.
Know You Machine 3,4,5&7 Series
3 Series: Sat 17 Apr 11am-1pm
4 Series: NEXT CLASS IS Monday 19 April 12.30-2.30pm
5 Series: Tue 23 Feb (10.30am - 12.30pm OR Sat 20 Mar (10am - 12 mid day)
7 Series : Mon 15 Feb 10.30- 12.30/1pm
2 hour session
Come and get even more familiar with your amazing machines, this could be a refresher for you, as it can be hard to retain all the features they have.
Merino Stretch Sewing
Start date: June 2nd - 16th Wed evenings
Time5.30pm - 8.30
Make a stretch garment or two and learn some techniques on how to work with these fabrics, to make life easier when constructing.
Embroidery Balls Machine Class
Date Thursday 29 April
Time 12noon -2pm ish $30 includes fabric
bring your lunch
This is such a fund and quick class that anyone with a Bernette or Bernina Embroidery Machine can attend. Numbers are limited to 4 at a time. You will complete a lovely Embroidered Felt Ball. (choose your colour . A design from Bernina that you can save in the machine and make more - sew sew easy!!!