Sewing Lessons

Below are the details of the available sewing classes provided by Lyndal at her Sewing School located at Logandale, Cornubia Queensland.

Each class is conducted in a small group of no more then four clients, delivering excellent value and contact time.

Sewing Machines are provided, or you are welcome to bring your own if you prefer.

Tea and coffee & light refreshments will be supplied.







Sewing Classes

Introduction to Sewing

Start to Sew

Garment Construction

Always wanted to learn to sew? This class shows you all the important basics. While learning to use a sewing machine and an overlocker, clients create samples eg. Button holes, zips & darts etc. to keep and use as a reference. In the final lesson clients go through a basic pattern to choose something to create in the next class – “Start to Sew”.  This course is recommended to those who have never sewn or have not sewn for awhile. All materials required are supplied.

Class is made up of 4 x 2 hour lessons.

Cost- $150.00 per person. All materials supplied.

This course is a follow on from Introduction to Sewing. Clients purchase a pattern of their own choice and whilst making the garment gain a fuller understanding of the pattern guide sheet and of the methods used in constructing a garment and how to alter the commercial patern for the perfect fit. Textiles and fabric selections will be discussed throughout the class. 

Class is made up of 4  x 2.5 hour lessons.

Cost- $160.00 per person. Clients to purchase items required.

If you are an experienced sewer, then this course is for you. Clients can bring a pattern of their choice and receive the support needed to construct a garment in a friendly and relaxed environment. Clients who have completed the above two classes can move on to Garment Construction. This course allows the client to gain further knowledge and exposure to different elements that make up a garment, for example a collar and sleeves on a shirt, or pockets in pants. Fabrics, notions and patterns supplied by Client.

Class is made up of 6 x 2 hour lessons.

Cost- $170.00 per person. Clients to purchase items required.



Teenage Sewing Classes

Introduction to Sewing

Sew Simple

General Sewing

This course teaches first time students basic techniques while learning to use a sewing machine and an overlocker. Students create samples eg. Button holes, zips & darts etc. to keep and use as a reference. This reference will support them when they move on to their next course.

Class is made up of 4 x 2 hour lessons and run on School Holidays (Queensland State School, Times and days vary)

Cost -$150.00 per person. All materials supplied.

In this course, students purchase a simple skirt or shorts pattern suitable for woven fabrics. While making the garment, students will learn to understand the pattern guide instruction sheet gain a sound understanding of the symbols and language used in the construction process. Once this garment is completed they can move on to the next course, General Sewing.

Class is made up of 4 x 2 hour lessons.

Cost -$150.00 per person. Clients to purchase items required.

This class encourages students to select their own project. The aim is to choose a project that is achievable in the set time. For example a simple dress or top.

Class is made up of 5 x 2 hour lessons.

Cost -$160.00 per person. Clients to purchase items required.

 

Sewing Classes for 8-12 year olds

Introduction to Sewing

Sew Simple

 

This course teaches first time students basic techniques while learning to use a sewing machine and an overlocker. Students will learn how to do straight seams and a few other techniques. This will give them the knowledge for when they move on to their next course.

Class is made up of 4 x 1.5 hour lessons.

Cost -$130.00 per person. All materials supplied.

In this course, students choose from a selection of patterns suitable for woven fabrics. While making the garment, students will learn to understand the pattern guide instruction sheet gain a sound understanding of the symbols and language used in the construction process. Once this garment is completed they can move on to the next course, General Sewing.

Class is made up of 6 hours in total. Can be done in one day or over a period of time.

Cost -$130.00 per person. Clients to purchase items required.

 

Workshops

Mending Mondays 

– No sewing required

Bag Making

Christmas Projects

In this class Clients will learn the quick fix steps to fixing those garments that need a button replaced, or a hem stitched back up. So bring along those items that need mending. No machining is required and a Sewing Kit is supplied.

This class run depending on student numbers.

Cost - $30.00 per person. Materials supplied.

Bag making is a great way to express your individuality as you can mix and match a diverse range of fabrics and accessories. Clients will learn the construction of a basic bag from a selection of patterns.  Fabric and basic notions are supplied. Please note Clients must be able to use a sewing machine competently and have basic sewing skills.

Please check Google Calendar for Bag Making times.

Classes run depending on student numbers.

Costs range from $80.00-$120.00 All materials supplied.

Clients can complete either a Santa Stocking or a large Santa Sack. In this class you can also get the experience of using an Embroidery Machine (supplied) for the name to be embroidered on your Santa Sack or Stocking.  Decision on stocking or sack must be made at booking. Fabric and notions supplied. Please note, clients must be able to use a sewing machine competently and have basic sewing skills.

Please check Google Calendar for Christmas Project times.

Cost - $40.00 incuding Emb. Name on item. List of requirments will be supplied for each class.

 

Shopping Trips

Organize a group of friends, no more then 4, or even one on one and I can take you on a Shopping tour of a fabric shop. Learn what different types of fabrics are available, learn to read Pattern books and understand the different haberdashery products available.

Please contact Lyndal to arrange times.

Cost-$20.00 p/p for 2 hours
 

One on One

Private Lessons are available for Clients. Please contact me for further discussion. Also available to come to you!!