"""This is an online delivery course meaning that all sessions will take place online. You will need a working internet connection and computer with which you can log into a zoom session in order to attend online sessions. Course Title: Hand Sewing Techniques
Venue: Online Zoom
Who is the course for?
This course is for anyone who likes to learn hand stitching, garment alteration and hand embroidery techniques. This course will extend your concept of how hand stitching can be used to create variety of projects.
Whether you are a beginner or have prior experience in sewing, it is an opportunity for you to brush up your skills and increase your knowledge up to high standard and share your ideas with classmates.
What will you learn?
You will be shown visual samples, videos and step by step demonstration to develop your confidence and guide you to progress and achieve your task during the session.
Working through a series of guided tasks you will be introduced to a range of different techniques and stitches for you to creatively transform into samples.
You will be taught, how to sew hand embroidery stitches, mending and altering the garment and creating small valuable craft items from scrap fabric.
By the end of the course, you will feel confident enough to start tackling some of those projects you have been struggling with and paying money to fix the problem.
Essential equipment and resources
As this course is online you will need to use your own material and following resources. These do not need to be expensive.
• Types of materials
• Hand needle
• Measuring tape
I will discuss in first session more about the materials and resources.
Progression: you can enrol onto many of the creative courses available, start sewing, garment making, textile craft, Patchwork, printmaking, mixed media, ceramics etc.
Please see our prospectus and website for the full list of courses available.