Are you into sewing, but would you like to go more in depth? Learn the most important sewing techniques in a more structured way. In this course you will learn these techniques by making samples. Learn to create the perfect dart, pocket, fly or collar etc. This is an 8-week course on Tuesday evening or Friday morning.
Included in this course is a e-book with instructions of all the topics developed by De Steek. This course is meant for (complete) beginners.
Here an overview of the weekly topics in this course:
Lesson 1 – stitching seams
Lesson 2 – hemming & gathering
Lesson 3 – patch pockets & neck facing
Lesson 4 – dart, waistband & button
Lesson 5 – zippers
Lesson 6 – sleeve, cuff & basic sleeve split
Lesson 7 – lining
Lesson 8 – shirt collar & button placket
What we provide:
> 8 lessons (2h each) with professional guidance by Itske (Friday) or Elze (Tuesday)
> All tools necessary during the course (sewing machines, scissors, chalk etc.).
> An e-book with instructions & patterns developed by De Steek
> Tea & cookies during workshops.
> Materials like fabric, zippers, interfacing
*If you miss one or two lesson, you can catch up in our Sewing Cafe in one of Natalie’s classes. But Important: cancel in time! (max. 1 day before) Otherwise you will loose this class.
**Note: this is a beginner course. We also developed a second course where more advanced students can join to learn more techniques. It is also possible to follow both courses in a row to get the full knowledge! (with 10% discount)
***HOW TO BOOK: You will follow this 8-week course every week at the same day and time. Do you prefer to reserve for the Friday morning class? Click January 12 and book. Do you prefer to follow the course on Tuesday evening? Click January 9 and book. These are the starting dates of your 8-week course.
Tuesdays 6.00 – 8.00 PM, January 9, 16, 23 & 30 February 6, 13, 20 & 27
Fridays 11.00 AM – 1.00 PM, January 12, 19, 26, February 2, 9, 16, 23, March 1
Sewing Workshop Series: Basics 1.0
Tuesday evening (6.00 – 8.00 PM) or Friday morning (11.00 AM – 1.00 PM)
Starting in January
Level: complete beginner/beginner
Language: English & Dutch*
*Elze only teaches in English on Tuesday evening