Sewing Classes/Craft meet-ups

Craft Meet Ups

Yarn Collective Galway currently meet in Carrols (Dominick St) on Wednesdays from about 7 -9, and we knit, crochet, and embroider.  Carrols is a nice pub with good lighting, and serves food, and all welcome to join in!   The facebook page is -https://www.facebook.com/groups/1044135315676810/

 

Sewing

From time to time, I give beginners sewing classes, and currently only with the community sewing room.  These classes/workshops are based in Galway. I have no upcoming classes or workshops currently.

All upcoming workshops and classess will be posted on this blog, or Facebook page.

BEGINNERS SEWING CLASSES – SEWING FUNDAMENTALS

‘Sewing Fundamentals’ (basic sewing) on Monday evenings 7-9.30 and classes are free but must be booked in advance.   In each class we will make sewing samples of each technique.  Classes are limited to 4, and run for 4 weeks (at the beginning of each month).

The focus of these classes is to learn  basic sewing techniques by making sewing samples of each technique and  using the sewing machines in the room.  There are 4 classes in total and start at the beginning of each month.

to book or enquire further please use the contact form on this site (its at the top bar of this page).

Class Content

Week 1

  • Hand Sewing – simple stitches
  • Threading a machine
  • Simple seams

Week 2

  • Facings
  • Bindings

Week 3

  • Insert a zip
  • Button and loop closure
  • Sewing Elastic in a waistband

Week 4

  • Reading a pattern
  • Cutting a pattern
  • Sew a simple pattern (half size block)
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