Classic Jacket Mini Course

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Length: 3 weeks

Starting: Thursday 24 May 6.30pm to 9.00pm with Bronwyn

Location: Sewing Adventures Studio Salisbury

Course Cost: $195

NEW!  Smaller Class Size and Pattern Included

Are you an advanced beginner and wanting to sew for you?

Want to learn how to read and create from a commercial pattern?

Need to know about pattern jargon and terms?

Do you want to learn about selecting a pattern, fabric and construction ?

Our new mini course is the perfect step into dressmaking and working with commercial patterns while helping you to create fabulous jacket, with fit and style.

This versatile pattern can be made to suit your own taste....  you choose your fabric... collar style and sleeve length to make it your very own.  Suggested Fabrics: Wool, tweed, twill, silk suitings, rayon suitings, crepe, linen, brocade, jacquard.

This mini course will guide you through the basics of dressmaking with hands on learning lessons.  You will learn all about the terms of commercial patterns and come away with new skills and new jacket what you can enjoy and wear!

What’s included:

  • Your own copy of the Paper Pattern
  • Professional teaching in a fun and friendly environment
  • 9 hours of sewing tuition in a group of up to 4 students
  • Calico for creating your toile
  • Brown paper for drafting
  • Tea, coffee and biscuits to keep you going

You will need to bring/supply:

  • Your sewing machine and basic sewing items. 
  • Materials such as a french curve, ruler, tracing wheel,sticky tape and mechanical pencil are required. The Studio does have equipment on hand but should you wish to purchase your own kit cost is $40.
  • A copy of the pattern.

Skill level required:
This is an advanced beginner mini course and you need to basic sewing skills. It is expected that students will have sewn with or tried pdf and/or commercial patterns prior to the workshop.

Please read our booking terms and conditions for our classes before purchase. It is important to note that this course requires you to attend each and every class.  If you miss a class - it is very difficult to catch up due to the important learning lessons. Sewing Adventures and our teachers are not responsible for failure to attend the set course.