Sewing workshop to gain confidence in sewing techniques to produce a Scatter Cushion, to add comfort and colour to your interiors.
NO SEWING EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!
Time: 9:30am - 4:00pm
Venue: Bristol Upholstery Collective Training Centre - 186 Wells Road BS42AL
Course Fee: £80 inc. zip, piping & 'practice' upholstery fabric if necessary.
This 1 day workshop will teach you the tricks to machine sew a Scatter cushion, with a zip and piping decoration if desired.
- a domestic sewing machine
- fabric (approx 1m)
- matching thread (strong)
- scissors and pins (Sewing Pins £8 or Clips £10 per box)
Understand how and why sewing machines work
Learn how to thread up and correct tension
Get a feel for what your machine likes and does’t like - Complete our fun sewing exercise!
Know what to do when your machine makes a strange sound and stops working.
Practice making Single and Double piping
Sew around corners
Sew in a zip
Take Home a Scatter cushion that you have successfully sewn.