Kids and Teens Introduction to Sewing Class

Kids and Teens Introduction to Sewing Class

Sewing and textiles
Kid Friendly
Sew Make Create

Sew Make Create




3 to 4




Run in conjunction with school holidays, this two-class course over two days is the perfect introduction to the sewing machine for a young and budding sewer! This workshop is suitable for kids and teens aged nine years old and up.

They will learn all the basics and get lots of sewing practice to build their confidence. This course covers learning about all the parts and features of a sewing machine, how to set up the machine, using different stitches and and how to solve common sewing machine problems.

Sewing techniques that will be covered include hemming and finishing raw edges to create the final sewing project – a simple tote bag!

The course fee includes all materials and a Sewer’s Starter Kit valued at RRP$15.00, made up of a new pair of scissors, thread clippers, dress pins, tape measure, hand sewing needles and black thread.

This workshop is eligible for the $100 Creative Kids Voucher, we are a registered Provider.

Save 10% off the class fee when your child books in with at least 1 friend.

This course is taught on Janome sewing machine model MW3018 (mechanical) or you are welcome to bring your own sewing machine.

About Catherine Carter

Catherine has been sewing as far back as she can remember. She graduated with honours at East Sydney Technical College, Darlinghurst with a diploma in “Fashion Design”. She established (many years ago) and is still running a successful business, “Catherine Carter”, specialising in made to measure garments, she is still as passionate as ever. Catherine enjoys sharing her enthusiasm, knowledge and creativity and finds it extremely rewarding seeing the progress that each person makes.

This class is available on Request for groups of 3+.

Don't have a group of 3+ students? If you're happy to pay a higher price per person (total of $810 for the class), you can just Request to book this class for 3 students (and attend with fewer guests).

library_books Knowledge Required

Suitable for complete beginners.

shopping_basket What you'll get

A Sewer’s Starter Kit valued at RRP$15 with all the tools and sewing notions needed, plus fabrics and use of a sewing machine.

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There own sewing machine if they own one, otherwise they can use our workshop sewing machines. All tools and materials are provided. Please pack a nice, healthy morning tea and lunch to bring along.

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This class series runs over 2 consecutive days


Sew Make Create

Suite 4, 38 City Rd, Chippendale, NSW


Sew Make Create
Sew Make Create

Sew Make Create is a creative workshop for small, intimate classes to teach new skills. Come discover a new hobby and learn from our Teachers who are passionate about their craft. Classes teach a range of skills that are related to design, art and craft. We are also an open workshop space and drop-in sewing studio for Designers, Artists, Makers and Creatives. Are workshop is located on the edge of the city in Chippendale.

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