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Get to Know Your Over-Locker


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Get to Know Your Over-locker
Full Day Workshop 10am – 4 pm
Over-lockers (also known as Serger’s) aren’t as scary as they seem –
By the end of this workshop you will have tamed your beast… we promise!
Learn how to maximise the most out of your machine, neaten seam edges to give a truly professional finish, construct speedy stretchy/jersey fabrics, finish off seam allowances neatly and do lots of other cool things like rolled hems.
In this one day workshop you will learn how to thread the Over-locker and change the settings when using different types of fabrics.
During the class you will learn:
How to thread the Over-locker and understand each thread purpose
When to use four, three or two thread overlocking
Fix tension issues
Sew curves and corners
Demystify differential feed and much more….
Who this workshop is for
Anyone thinking of buying an over-locker – try before you buy and use one of our studio machines
Those who have bought or inherited a machine and aren’t getting the best from their machine
What’s Included
Use of studio machine if required ( 3 available).
Fabric samples
Booklet to attached samples and make notes to refer to in future
Over-locker cone threads in a variety of colours
Tea/coffee and biscuits and a light lunch –
Your Tutor – Amanda Wyatt