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Classes

Wellington sewing classes

WELLINGTON SEWING CENTRE CLASSES

(from now until July and a little bit further out.... )

 Contact jo@sewingdirect.co.nz or Jo on  3874506 to enrol

  • MACHINE SEWING STRETCH FABRIC (Class A) Thursday 16  March,  15pm – 8.15pm  Tutor Gemma Crouch-Gatehouse – Make a child’s T shirt,  (sample instore)  $40 includes materials

 

  • NEXT LEVEL UP FROM BEGINNERS – MACHINE SEWING Saturday 1 and 8 April 10am – 1pm , Tutor Maria French – Make a child’s dress,  $70 plus materials

 

  • MACHINE SEWING STRETCH FABRIC -(Class B)  Thursday 23 March,  15 - 8.15pm  Tutor Gemma Crouch-Gatehouse – Make a child’s T shirt,  (sample instore)  $40 includes materials

 

  • KNITTING FOR BEGINNERS  Saturday 25 March and Saturday 1 April, 10am – noon,  Tutor Katharine Gebbie, (samples instore) $40 plus materials 

 

  • KNITWIT DAY Saturday 1 April, 10am – 3pm Make a singlet and tights with overlocker,  Tutor Gemma Crouch-Gatehouse  $60 plus materials

 

  • BEGINNERS’ CROCHET -Thursday 6 and 13 April 6.15 – 7.45pm - make an afghan throw or blanket   Tutor Prue Hurndell, $40 plus materials

 

  • PATCHWORK FOR BEGINNERS Sunday 9 April and 7 May 10am – 3pm, Shirley Mooney,  (samples instore)   $120 plus materials

 

 

  • KIDS’ SCHOOL HOLIDAY MACHINE SEWING CLASSES

 

  • FOR BEGINNERS Friday and Saturday 28 and 29 April, 10am – noon both days,  Tutor Maria French – make a fox or owl cushion,  $55 includes materials

 
  • ENGLISH PAPER PIECING (samples instore)– May 3, 24 and 14 June (3 Wednesdays) 10am - noon  Tutor Wendy Welsh,  $100 includes pattern  (choose from 2 available instore)
  • ADULT BEGINNERS’ CROCHET - May 4 and 11 (Thursdays)  15 – 7.45pm, Tutor Prue Hurndell, Make a throw or baby blanket  $40 plus materials
  • ADULT BEGINNERS’ MACHINE SEWING – May 6 and 13 (2 Saturdays) 10am – 1pm Tutor Maria French,  make a patchwork bag and cushion with invisible zip,  $75 includes fabric for patchwork bag.
  • OVERLOCKER BOOTCAMP FOR BEGINNERS – date tba Tutor Gemma Crouch-Gatehouse, 2 Thursday evenings 6.15 – 8.15pm,  $80 includes materials 
  • WEAVING FOR BEGINNERS (samples instore) - May 20 and 27 (2 Saturdays) 10am – 1pm Tutor Cris Mirkin, looms available for use, $100 plus materials
  • MASTER KNITTING CLASS - ADVANCED TECHNIQUES – tutor Nanette Cormack probably in May (2 classes, Saturday morning, cost tba)
  • SIX-SIDED KALEIDOSCOPE MACHINE PATCHWORK-(sample instore) May 21 and June 11 (2 Sundays) 10am – 3.30pm  Tutor Shirley Mooney      $120 plus materials
  • ADVANCED KNITTING – LACE OR BRIOCHE - depending on preferences (samples instore)  June 1 and 8 (2 Thursdays) 6.15 – 8pm  Tutor Sue Schreuder  Cost tba
  • JAPANESE PANEL (APPLIQUE) – June 1, 8 and 15 (Thursday) 6pm - 8pm Tutor Marjorie Thomas, $80 plus materials (sample instore soon) 
  • MACHINE QUILTING FOR BEGINNERS, (sample instore) June 18 (Sunday) 10am – 3.30pm, Tutor Shirley Mooney  $75 includes materials   
  • THREAD DRAWING - June 24 July 1 and Saturday 10am–to 1pm (class 1) and 10am to noon (classes 2 and 3) Tutor Marian Scott-Rowe (sample instore)  $80
  • GET TO KNOW YOUR COMPUTERISED MACHINE, July 2 (Sunday) 10am – 3.30pm Tutor Shirley Mooney   $65 plus materials
  • KIDS MACHINE SEWING CLASSES - July school holidays -  (dates tba)
  • QUILT AS YOU GO TECHNIQUES (sample instore) – August 19 and 20 (Sunday) 10am – 3.30pm Tutor Shirley Mooney  $120 plus materials
  • OPEN QUILT DAY, September 10 (Sunday) 10am – 3.30pm, bring your machine and latest project and Shirley Mooney will help you with the tricky bits. $60
  • GET TO KNOW YOUR COMPUTERISED MACHINE - September 17 (Sunday) Tutor Shirley Mooney   $70 includes materials

 

Plus –yet to be arranged

  • Knitting top-down socks
  • Machine sewing /pattern following for intermediate sewers
  • Kids’ July school holiday knitting classes, if there’s enough interest