Introduction to Sewing
Non-Accredited • Non-Accredited
About the course
Learn beginner's level sewing craft to kickstart your new hobby in textiles and fashion. Our 10-week Introduction to Sewing Class is perfect for anyone new to sewing or looking to refresh their skills! From threading a machine to creating textile outcomes, we'll cover the basics so you can grow your confidence in basic sewing skills, hand-sewing techniques, operating a sewing machine, exploring techniques, and making creative decorations. By the end, you'll have the skills to design and sew your own creative textile pieces.
The class is designed to be fun and interactive, with plenty of opportunities to ask questions and get feedback on your work. Plus, you’ll be learning alongside a supportive community of fellow beginners.
Whether you want to pick up a new skill in a fun and social environment, or you have a great idea for a new textile-based Etsy business, join us and make your creative dreams a reality!
Type of LearningAdult Learning
Duration6-9pm. 10 weeks. 3 hours per week.
Awarded ByBurnley College
Careers & Progression
Learners can progress onto the Adult Sewing course to develop their skills towards a more advanced level. If you enjoyed the craft-based nature of this course, you could explore more crafts with a focus on wellbeing in our Art for Wellbeing course.
Basic sewing kit, including: Pins Scissors Tape measure Pencil and sketchbook Needles White thread
Sewing machines and all basic materials necessary for producing a basic product.