The Know Your Knits Course is designed to provide you with all the information and skills you need to confidently begin sewing projects with knit and stretch fabric.
You will complete four projects throughout the course and will be guided through a variety of techniques and skills which can then be adapted to all your future knit projects.
You will also be provided with comprehensive information on identifying stretch fabric types, cutting techniques, sewing with elastic, stitch types, hemming and much more!
The entire course is taught on your sewing machine so no experience or use of an overlocker is required for this course.
$295 per person (inc GST), includes four 2.5 hour lessons in a small group of 8 participants.
*** Please note the weekend version of this course consists of 2 double lessons over two Saturday afternoons.
- 10 hours of sewing tuition in a group of 8 students
- Weekly class notes including step by step instructions and all the insider tips and tricks
- Fabric (pre-prepared) to complete the lesson 1 project
- Your own copy of a printed pattern for the lesson 3 t-shirt project from a selection of patterns (value up to $30)
You will need to bring/supply:
- Your sewing machine
- Materials such as fabric and elastic for lesson 2- 4 projects (estimated cost of materials is $40-60). Details of these will be provided after booking.
- Pins, bobbins, dressmaking shears, thread etc.
Skill level required:
This course is suitable for confident beginner sewers with some basic skills. You should have made some simple projects before and be comfortable using your sewing machine. If you’re a novice sewer and would like to become more confident with basic sewing skills, we recommend first joining our Sew from Scratch Beginners Course.
Conference Room, St Peter & Emmaus Church, 56 Green Street, Joondanna, Perth
This course will not be on offer again until 2022. To find out first when more classes become available, please subscribe to our email newsletter as that will be the first place we announce any new classes. We hope to see you soon!