Course code: ICKT301P
Subject area: Homecrafts
Study level: Part Time
Course level: U
6:45pm - 8:45pm
23rd Sep 2021 - 9th Dec 2021
01235 555 585
Make some fun items in fabric for the home using various sewing techniques and finishes. For example: A table runner and place mats, apron and oven gloves, a hanging wall organiser with pockets or kitchen caddie or Tote bags and bags. You will gain confidence and skills in a relaxed and friendly learning environment.Sewing machines are provided but you may wish to bring your own.
In order to avoid disappointment, it is advisable to enrol at least 2½ weeks prior to the course starting. We will confirm course information two weeks prior to the start date.
During the course you will learn about fabrics, cutting out, pattern placement and reading. Use established hand and machine sewing techniques to produce a range of decorative and useful items for the home
How to measure and cut out accurately How to choose patterns and buy suitable fabric How to follow pattern instructions Cover basic construction methods such as seams, zips, buttonholes, piping etc. Cover simple pattern adaptations and the use of decorative techniques Use and maintenance of the sewing machine
Do not buy any materials until your course is confirmed as running. A4 Ring binder & 12 plastic sleeves, A4 lined & plain paper, pen, pencil, ruler, rubber, and calculator.
Basic sewing equipment: Fabric scissors, paper scissors, embroidery scissors, colour-headed pins, hand sewing needles, tape measure, tailors chalk, marking pen and tacking thread.
Please note there will be no teaching sessions on: 28/10/2021.Tea/Coffee are available to make, with a small charge. To reduce the use of single-use plastic water bottles/cups, there is a watercooler on site making it easy to refill your water bottle.Free parking.
Abingdon and Witney College is subject to Ofsted regulation and is required to work with all its students to make sure they understand Government initiatives around Safeguarding, Prevent and Fundamental British Values. Information on these matters will be shared with you during your course.
You will also be asked to complete monitoring paperwork, which helps us to deliver course content to the highest quality.
16 - 18 Fee
Tuition Fee: £154.00Exam Fee: £0.00
Total Cost: £154.00
19+ Reduced Fee
Tuition Fee: £92.40Exam Fee: £0.00
Total Cost: £92.40