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Learn to sew with oilcloth

All About The Sew
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Come and learn the essential skills of sewing with oilcloth and make 2 fantastic zipped pouches.

You will learn:

Cutting out of fabric accurately
Top tips for how to sew with oilcloth
Changing feet on the machine and use of the zipper foot
How to insert a zip into oilcloth
Top stitching
Sewing gusset corners if sewing the ‘boxy’ pouches
You will make 2 pouches to take home.

Your first pouch will be a standard zipped pouch for coins or pencils etc (floral design on the picture)
Then for your second pouch you can do another standard pouch or choose between 2 other design options – either the standard boxed pouch (pale pink and white spots in picture) or taller pouch with boxed corners at the bottom only (grey and white diamonds on the picture)

Equipment and Materials:

Janome sewing machines and selection of sewing tools provided to use – including rotary cutters and self healing mats
All materials included including a small selection of several oilcloths and zips
Photographic handout of the skills learnt in the workshop to take home
Tea & Coffee included


Feel free to bring a your own oilcloth/PVC fabric

Cost £30