Basic Sewing

Basic Sewing

Learn basic knowledge of how to use a sewing machine, by creating various different day to day objects such as a needle book, mobile phone cover, sofa cushions, draw string bag, etc. As many different skill sets are offered within this course, learners may become inspired to join the following courses:

Textiles, Dress Making, Upholstery, Interior Design and Intermediate Sewing Courses.

New Basic sewing courses coming soon!            

Who can enrol?

Courses are for adults aged 19 years old and over who:

Are unemployed, are on a low income, are ex-offenders, have mild to moderate learning difficulties, have skills below level 2 (less than 4 GCSEs), have disabilities, are recovering from mental illness or addiction, or are in a household where English is not the main language.

For more information visit or contact the Smiley Cats team.