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Class Categories

Classes are given a skill level which can be helpful in determining which level class you are best suited and ideas on how to progress your skills. The levels are however, designed to be used as guide only and you may be across 2 different levels.

If you are in any doubt about whether a particular class is suitable or not for you or if you need suggestions for which classes to do then please do get in touch

Level 1 - Complete Beginner/Refresher

You have never used a sewing
machine before or you have used one
in the past and are in need of a

Level 4 - Improver Dressmaker

You have sewn a simple garment using
woven fabric

Level 2 - Next Steps Beginner

You are able to wind a bobbin, thread
a machine, sew basic stitches –
straight stitch, reverse stitch and zig
zag stitch.


Classes aimed at children between the
ages of 9 and 17 – all abilities

Level 3 - Improver Sewist

You are confident using the sewing
machine and have sewn a few simple
projects (see level 2 for examples)


Social sewing sessions where you
bring your own project to work on