Machine Skills Classes

Sewing Group
BEGINNERS GUIDE TO SEWING CLASS

For beginners. In this introductory sewing class, you will make a skirt or a children’s dress. You will learn to read a pattern, cut out your fabric, sew seams, insert a zip, attach a waist band and hem your garment.
Tutor Anna Hicks
Date Tue May 2, 16, 23, Jun 6
Time 6 – 8pm
Price $146 + materials

This Class has finished for 2017. Our 2018 Class syllabus will be out at the end of January 2018.

Are you a member of our Friends of Nancys loyalty club? If so, see here for your discount voucher code.
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We will confirm your place via email and we will send the class requirements closer to the class.

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DÉCOR CUSHIONS CLASS
DÉCOR CUSHIONS CLASS

For beginners. Combine patchwork fabrics, linen or any delicious fabric that you may have to make a gorgeous cushion to suit your home. This cushion front will then be embellished either by hand or machine. In the second class you will explore different closure techniques such as button, ties or zip as well as construct and attach the back and make an inner to fit perfectly.
Tutor Anna Hicks
Date Tue Aug 15, 22
Time 6-8pm
Price $72 + materials

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Are you a member of our Friends of Nancys loyalty club? If so, see here for your discount voucher code.
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We will confirm your place via email and we will send the class requirements closer to the class.

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Doorstop Class
DOORSTOP CLASS

For beginners. Learn how to make a triangular doorstop using one of the new heavy linen fabrics. For a more ambitious doorstop you can add bobbles or braids.
Decorative stitching can be done before the class if you wish.
Tutor Clare Smith
Date Thu Mar 23
Time 9:30 – 11:30am or 6 – 8pm
Price $39 + materials

This Class has finished for 2017. Our 2018 Class syllabus will be out at the end of January 2018

Are you a member of our Friends of Nancys loyalty club? If so, see here for your discount voucher code.
If you would like to join our Friends off Nancys loyalty club, see here

We will confirm your place via email and we will send the class requirements closer to the class.

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Bernina 800DL
GET TO KNOW YOUR OVERLOCKER CLASS

For overlocker owners with any machine brand. You may have had your machine for some time but are not confident rethreading or changing tensions and stitches (including rolled hem) on your machine. From changing needles to cleaning and maintenance you’ll get so much more from your machine after completing this class.
Tutor Anna Hicks
Date Mon Jul 24 or
Date Tue Nov 7
Time 6 – 8pm
Price $49 (includes fabric and threads)

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November Class Enroll Now

Are you a member of our Friends of Nancys loyalty club? If so, see here for your discount voucher code.
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We will confirm your place via email and we will send the class requirements closer to the class.

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Kantha Scarf Class
KANTHA STITCHED SCARF CLASS

For beginners.
Tutor Clare Smith
Date Sun May 21
Time 10 – 4pm
Price $110 + materials

This Class has finished for 2017. Our 2018 Class syllabus will be out at the end of January 2018

Are you a member of our Friends of Nancys loyalty club? If so, see here for your discount voucher code.
If you would like to join our Friends off Nancys loyalty club, see here

We will confirm your place via email and we will send the class requirements closer to the class.

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Pencil Case Class
SCRAPPY PENCIL CASE CLASS

Make a quilted zip-up pencil case using scraps or quilt fabric sample squares. The pattern can also be adapted to make a pouch for a cellphone, sunglasses or Ipad/tablet. This class is suitable for beginners who will learn how to quilt using a walking foot and how to insert a zip.
Tutor Clare Smith
Date Mon May 15, 22
Time 9:30 – 11:30am or 6 – 8pm
Price $72 + materials

This Class has finished for 2017. Our 2018 Class syllabus will be out at the end of January 2018.

Are you a member of our Friends of Nancys loyalty club? If so, see here for your discount voucher code.
If you would like to join our Friends off Nancys loyalty club, see here

We will confirm your place via email and we will send the class requirements closer to the class.

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SEWING GROUP
SEWING GROUP

For beginners and those who want support along the sewing journey. In this group, Anna, a Massey Fashion Graduate, will be on hand for advice. Different techniques will be demonstrated along the way.
The group will meet on the second and last Tuesday of the month, you can either purchase a ten trip ticket or pay for individual sessions.
Tutor Anna Hicks
Date Tue Feb 14, 28, Mar 14, 28, Apr 11, 25, May 9, 30, Jun 13, 27, Jul 11, 25, Aug 8,29, Sep 26, Oct 10, 31, Nov 14, 28
Time 9.30 – 11.30 or 6 – 8pm
Price $200 for 10 trip + materials
$25/session + materials

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Single Session Enroll Now Please put the requested date in Special Requests Box

Are you a member of our Friends of Nancys loyalty club? If so, see here for your discount voucher code.
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We will confirm your place via email and we will send the class requirements closer to the class.

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Shopping Bag Class
SHOPPING BAG CLASS

Make a quilted patchwork bag using scraps, quilt fabric sample squares or a single piece of fabric you really like. This class is suitable for beginners who will learn how to quilt using a walking foot and how to make a quilt binding.
Tutor Clare Smith
Date Sun Aug 13
Time 10 – 4pm
Price $110 + materials

Enroll Now Class is now Full

Are you a member of our Friends of Nancys loyalty club? If so, see here for your discount voucher code.
If you would like to join our Friends off Nancys loyalty club, see here

We will confirm your place via email and we will send the class requirements closer to the class.

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