Mondays, 6pm to 9pm

25th April
No session on 2nd May due to bank holiday
9th May
No session on 16th May
23rd May
Half term
6th June

New upcoming course:

13th June
20th June
27th June
4th July

Book the new course here.

Ages 9 and upwards
Beginners: 4 lessons covering the very basics of sewing. 

1.     Threading and basic care of a sewing machine. 

2.     Basic direction on using a pattern 

3.     Laying up and cutting of fabric.

4.     Putting together a basic garment. 

Cost: £180 for four lessons

Fabric, thread and patterns are to be supplied by the sewer and is therefore not included in the cost.

Freestyle sewing lesson:

These lessons are of the sewer’s own choice. Bring your projects that you have in progress or anything that you might be struggling with and I will help you bring your sewing projects to fruition. The project should be within the reason and should be appropriate to the sewers skill level. 

I also have the following courses available. Intermediate 1 and 2, Advanced 1 and 2.

Sewing machines are available for those who do not have or are unable to bring their own machines to class.

Fabric, thread and patterns are to be supplied by the sewer and is therefore not included in the cost.

Cost: £180 for four lessons

About Nikki:

I am a local Mum, living in Southborough. I studied Clothing Production Management at University, specialising in Patternmaking and Garment Technology. I have worked in various clothing factories and in clothing retail. I currently work locally as a freelance garment technologist.  

I have been teaching sewing for over ten years. I love to share my knowledge and passion for everything sewing.

To book any of our workshops please book via eventbrite here . Alternatively, please call or email: 07792 033 156 or enquiries@artyfartyretreat.co.uk

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