Onsite Course
Sep 5, 2018 - Sep 12, 2018
1:30pm - 3:30pm
62 Edgware Way, Edgware, HA8 8JS
0 Students Enrolled
(8 Available)
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Introduction To The Sewing Machine

Introduction To The Sewing Machine

What is the course about?

This course is definitely for you if you have never sewn before with a sewing machine but would like to learn in an informal learning environment. You will be working at your own pace. During this, course we will equip you with the skills and confidence required to start and continue your sewing journey.
What will I learn during this course?

Introduction To The Sewing Machine

  • Complete introduction on how to setup and use A Brother or Singer Sewing machine
  • Different types of machine stitches
  • Quick introduction to the use of an over-locking machine
  • Threading and re-threading your sewing machine
  • The functions of the machine parts
  • Loading and winding a bobbin
  • Various stitches and uses
  • Sewing machine troubleshooting

Make Your First Cushion Cover

  • How to cut and measure your fabric for your project
  • Pinning your fabric before sewing
  • Sewing your fabric in a straight line
  • Finishing off your sewing

Your objective in this class will be to make a simple cushion cover, you will now use your newly acquired skills to make a simple and delightful cushion cover.


  • 0.5m cotton fabric of your choice (no stretch please)
  • Cushion Pad (you can buy it from us)
  • Polyester thread
  • Pins
  • Tape measure

To Get The Best Out Of Your Introduction To The Sewing Machine

You require a sewing machine of some sort at home
Practice your sewing techniques at home
Do a bit of research on your own
Revise your reading materials

Visit our online store for notions and fabrics


  • Every student progresses at a different pace
  • Enjoy the process as you go along
  • Please ensure you can commit to all the sessions
  • Practice, practice and more practice


Wednesday, July 5th & 12th September, 2018
1:30pm – 3:30pm

Please read our Terms And Conditions


Wednesday Afternoon Sewing

Section 1
Final Quiz