Learn to Sew

If you have always wanted to make things for yourself then this is the course for you. We will show you the makings of the machine, how to sew a straight line, corners, seams,heams,buttonholes, applique and zips. You will also use several different stitch types.

You will make a pin cushion in your first week to help start your own sewing materials.

You will also need to bring fabric for your last project


1/2m fabric for cushion

fabric for applique front

Monday 16th March





Saturday 11th April





Saturday 9th May



Beginners Dressmaking

We are very fortunate to have Andrea from AW Clever Sewing Solutions here at the shop to teach Beginners Dress making. Andrea already has an over subscribed class in Ross and has ventured into Gloucester town centre to be part of our sewing community. To see more of what Andrea is all about look up AW Clever sewing solutions on Facebook.

This is a five week course that will take you from finding and choosing a pattern to making an outfit . Basic sewing and use of a sewing machine is a must as you will be going straight into swing the garments.

You will need:

Sewing Machine(although we have 4 inhouse for £5 rental)

Basic sewing essentials - scissors(paper and fabric)




                                              Tape measure

                                              Washable pen

Weekend course

Saturday 28th March 1.30-5.30 and Sunday 

29th March 1.30-5.30

6 Places only