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18 September 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Do you have a sewing machine that needs dusting off ?

We can teach you how to use it!

Our beginners sewing machine workshop is designed for people who have a sewing

machine but struggle to understand all the features. This workshop is designed so we

can troubleshoot problems you’re having with your machine, learn how to master the

tension, stitches and machine feet. You’ll make samples in this workshop to build skills for

future use.

Equipment you need to bring:

Sewing machine

Dark thread

Sewing kit

What is included in the cost

You will receive samples pre-cut and ready for you to sew in calico

What you will learn:

● Basic features of a sewing machine and how to use it

● How to thread your sewing machine

● Creating stitches

● Basic guide on tension setting

● Sewing machine feet

Skill Level:

Total beginner –This class is suitable for anyone looking to gain confidence sewing with a

domestic machine

About your Tutor:



Pattern Cutter Cornwall

Your tutor Krissie Colton is highly qualified with a BA Hons degree in Fashion Design,

Pattern Cutting and an Adult Ed teaching certificate, not to mention having showcased

collections at London and New York Fashion Week!

Class length:

3 hours

Max number participants 5

Cost £25



18 September 2022
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Event Category:


Krissie Colton


Mirva Craftspace
1 Camelot Court
Penzance, Cornwall TR18 2QN United Kingdom
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