Course Summary

Become an expert in a single day. This course covers everything from the basics, such as threading and tension adjustments, how and when to use the built-in stiches and presser feet that come with your machine to achieve professional results.

 

Course Sessions

Sunday, 1st August - 1 class


Session ID HVV19004C
1 Aug - 1 Aug 10:00am - 4:30pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$199 / $189 (conc)
Teacher
Aphrodite Vasilikakis

Sunday, 5th September - 1 class


Session ID HVV19005C
5 Sep - 5 Sep 10:00am - 4:30pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$199 / $189 (conc)
Teacher
Aphrodite Vasilikakis

The course covers everything from the basics, such as threading and tension adjustments, to learning how and when to use the built in stiches and presser feet that come with your machine. Learn about the various needles available such as universal, ballpoint, sharps and which fabrics to use them with. Achieve professional results quickly and easily!

By the end of this course you will be familiar with the workings and features of your machine and feel more confident to use them to create better outcomes in your craft and fashion projects.

This course is suitable for experienced or novice sewers who have a sewing machine they aren’t familiar with or who feel that the machine has features they are yet to explore.

You MUST bring your own sewing machine, the sewing machine MANUAL, the tool box provided with your machine and the bobbins suitable for your machine.

Our experienced tutor, Aphrodite Vasilikakis, will show you how to master your sewing machine. She's a treasure trove of talent.  

Please bring the following to the class:

– Your own sewing machine – in good working order
– Your sewing machine manual (this is ESSENTIAL!) and the tool box provided with your machine.
– A packet of Universal no. 80 machine needles which fit your machine.
– Suitable bobbins for your machine.
– Pins.
– Dressmakers scissors.
– Measuring tape.
– Quick unpick.
– Dark coloured Gutterman thread.
– Tailors chalk (not white, as it will not show up well on calico).

CAE note: notification of any class cancellation will be advised 48 hours prior to the course commencement date. We suggest you purchase your materials once you have received email confirmation that the class is proceeding as scheduled. We make every effort to ensure that our classes proceed to avoid disappointment.

Last updated: June 18, 2021 04:32pm