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Sewing Machine Skills for Beginners - Part-time

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Course outline

Learn how to use a sewing machine and have a go at zips, button holes and all the stitches.

Once you have mastered the basics, we will look at the appliqué and free machine embroidery.

You will make a cushion first and then move onto making a bag.

How to enrol onto this course

It is no longer possible to enrol on this course.

Please check back later as we may be offering the course again in the future.

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Course dates / times

Sorry, we currently do not have any course date information available for this course. Please check back soon for further updates.

Qualification

College Certificate

Level Entry Level
Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Assessment

Tutors will give regular verbal and written feedback. You will be required to complete an Individual Learning Plan (ILP) and encouraged to set your own personal targets as part of this course.

Progression

There may be opportunities to progress onto other courses both in the community and at Nottingham College sites.

The course tutor can discuss appropriate opportunities if you wish to further your learning in this subject area.

Additional information

You will need to bring the following sewing kit items:

  • Scissors
  • Pins
  • Needle
  • Thread
  • Embroidery floss
  • Small amount of cotton fabric

Extra supplies will be available to purchase.

Sewing machines will be provided.

You can read more about community courses and your Individual Learning Plan in our Guidance for Community Learners booklet.

Tutor: Karen Taylor

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