Sewing School : Sew Shirt Pillows in an afternoon
Time & Location
About the Event
Join Suzanne Schroder for a 2.5 hour Wild Learning sewing class and learn to make a pillow cover from an upcycled shirt!
You will need to bring a button up shirt, blouse or dress that you will cut up and transform into your pillow!
(best to avoid shiny or stretch fabrics)
Bring along your sewing machine
(or if you don't have one, send us a message and we may be able to lend you a machine for your first lesson) and Suzanne will teach you how to get great results from your machine, and how to construct your piece.. with LOADS of opportunity to get creative with fabric patterns and design features!
Suzanne will teach you how to get great results from your machine, and how to construct your piece.. with LOADS of opportunity to get creative with fabric patterns and design features!
As well as your machine, you will need a basic kit for each class, including:
- Your sewing machine with bobbin
- Neutral colour thread
- Fabric scissors + Pins + Tape measure
- Hand sewing needles
- Note book
What is it: Classes to learn how to sew with a sewing machine
Taught by: Suzanne Schroder
Who is for: people over 18 years old | suitable for complete beginners and those with some sewing experience wanting to explore proper techniques and build skills
Day and time: Friday at 12 midday - 2:30. This is a two hour and half hour class, with extra time to pack up at the end of class
Address: 111 Wollombi Rd, Cessnock
You can attend this class on a drop in basis - $50 per class or $45 concession
or you can purchase a flexible four class pass - $180 or $170 concession
Need to bring: your sewing machine, (with power chord + foot pedal) plus the sewing kit items in the course description
What is provided: Each lesson includes a sewing lesson and instructions and materials to work on a small sewing project
Suzanne is a dressmaker and mixed media artists. She has been sewing for 40 years and has studied Fashion and Fine Art. Her most recent venture is suzzimaggs.com, a website for selling her upcycled bags and other items and also her platform for blogging. She is happiest when she is creating things.
- One class$50$500$0
- one class - student/concession$45$450$0
- 4 class pass$180$1800$0
- 4 class pass - concession$170$1700$0