City & Guilds Level 1 Sewing Machine Techniques (Thursday class)

The Sewing Machine Skills City & Guilds level one covers two units and is taught over a period of approx 30 hours. We will be running the course on a Thursday evening 6-9pm once a month starting in October (dates tbc) over 10 months.

The first unit is Design for Craft in which you will be required to use a range of basic craft materials, based on a personal approach, in order to understand the first stages in using design.

By the end of  unit 1 you should be able to:

  • select & use simple colours based on colour theory
  • use different types of line - heavy, curved & straight
  • select materials in two contrasting textures – rough and smooth.

Connections with other qualifications

The 7716 Level 1 Certificate in Design and Craft, is designed as a first step in creative crafts.

By the end of unit 2 you should be able to:

  •  use the basic elements of design in making a simple craft item or set of samples for assessment

  •  prepare to make a basic craft item or a set of samples

  •  work safely, using materials, tools and equipment applicable to this craft correctly

  •  make a basic craft item or a set of samples.

During unit 2 you will produce a portfolio of samples using a range of machine techniques including; zips, buttonholes, pleating, how to use different attachments/stitches etc.

The cost of the course is £450 which includes your registration fee. A deposit is required at time of registration, please email me for further details.

Tutor: Emma

Start Date: Thu, 10th Oct, 2019
End Date: Thu, 25th Jun, 2020

Start Time:6:00 pm
End Time: 9:00 pm

Price: £0.00

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Personal Information

To join the waiting list please email info@bristolsewingschool.co.uk