Sewing Course 1



Sewing Course 1 Entails:

This exciting course for beginners is aimed at people who have who have little to no experience in sewing or using a sewing machine. You will be taught the in’s and out’s of using & caring for a sewing machine. Although you will be part of a group, you will be given individual attention and will work at your own pace. You can start this course at any time during the year, as registrations are always open. This course gives you a strong foundation in sewing basics, from which you can build a sewing business or acquire the skills to make or alter your own clothes.

Times that can be chosen: 

Wednesdays: 9:30am-12:30pm

Thursdays: 9:30am: 12:30pm, 

Mondays: 6:30pm- 8:30pm (2 Mondays a month roster availailable click here

Saturdays: 8:30am-10:30am/10:30-12:30pm


What you will learn in course 1:

  • Learning how to use a sewing machine  
  • Learn how to use a commercial pattern 
  • Placing, sizing, pinning & cutting of pattern pieces 
  • Learn how to make elastic casings 
  • Learn how to work with binding
  • Learn how to sew pockets 
  • Learn how to quilt
  • Learn how to fit a lining 
  • Learn how to sew hemlines
  • Learn how to sew buttons 

What you will make in course 1:

  • Lined Sewing Bag
  • Easy Elasticated Skirt with slit
  • Round Neck Blouse 
  • Flat Front Shorts
  • Easy Maxi Skirt
  • Wrap over Skirt
  • Easy Pants
  • Gypsy Blouse
  • Glasses Sleeve.
Duration of course 1: 32 hours (all work individually done) Students are not allowed to miss more than 4 booked classes after enrolment.

More about the classes:

> All sewing machines & patterns are provided. > All classes consist of small groups > Comfortable environment > Fun atmosphere where you will make new friends > Refreshments provided > Fabrics and scissors not included > You can join anytime between February - December > We are open throughout the year except on Eid & Public holidays


Cost of Course 1:
Payment option 1: R4500 - (10 % discount on Advance payment) incl. Student Guide 1 = R4050
Payment option 2: R4500 - 5% payable in monthly payments R2137.50 x 2 mths inclusive of student Guide = R4275
Payment option 3: R4500 monthly payment of R1500 x 3 mths inclusive if Student Guide 1( 6 hours monthly)
Payment option 4: R599 monthly payment x 8 mths + R550 (once off)  for Student Guide 1 ( 4 lessons monthly)

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