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Sewing Class Details

* All classes need to be pre-booked
* We have sewing machines available for use at no extra cost and we sell sewing machines if you would like to purchase one
* Create. Hobby Center is entitled to no transfers or makeup classes. There is a 100% charge for no show. If a student has missed a class, payment cannot be forwarded to another date.
* Catch-up classes can be booked on a Tuesday evening or Thursday morning @R100 a session or a private session for R300 a session. We will try our best to arrange a catch-up class. Catch-up classes are subject to availability and we are under no obligation to do so.


Beginners Course, Level 1

Time:
Students must select which day to attend, and will attend that day throughout, i.e. either Mondays or Fridays or Saturdays.

Mondays 6:00 - 8:00pm
Fridays 10:00am - 12:00pm
Saturdays 11:00am - 1:00pm

Duration:
6 weeks (Closed every 4th weekend)

Course content:
Machine introduction, elastics, zips, buttons/buttonholes and hems, learn to read a bought pattern, 2 exciting sewing projects

Start date:
Contact us to find out about the next start dates.

Cost:
R2640 (Including fabrics)


Intermediate - Advanced, Level 2

Time:
Set day needs to be chosen to attend. There is an option of attended lessons twice a week

Tuesdays 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:00am - 12:00pm
Saturdays 1:30pm - 3:30pm (Closed every 4th weekend)

Duration:
14 Lessons of 2 hours

Course content:
Women: skirt, dress, pants and blouse
Men: T-shirt, hoodie, pants and a shirt

Start date:
Any time, dependent on class space. Please contact us to check availability.

Cost:
R5060 (Excluding fabrics)
R5850 (Including fabrics)


Intermediate - Advanced, Level 3 Sewing

Time:
Set day needs to be chosen to attend. There is an option of attended lessons twice a week.

Tuesdays 6:00pm - 8:00pm,
Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:00am - 12:00pm
Saturdays 1:30pm - 3:30pm (Closed every 4th weekend)

Duration:
15 Lessons of 2 hours

Course content:
Women: learn to trace a garment, tailored blazer, sleeveless designer hoodie, leggings, top with lace appliqué, handbag, (up-cycle an old clothing item if time allows).
Men: Trace garment, waistcoat, classic blazer, gym bag, letter appliqué gym vest, running shorts, (up-cycle an old clothing item if time allows).

Start date:
Any time, dependent on class space. Please contact us to check availability.

Cost:
R5390 (Excluding fabrics)
R6180 (Including fabrics)


Sewing Project Help Class

Time options:
Tuesdays between 6:00 - 8:00pm,
Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10:00am - 12:00pm
Saturdays between 1:30pm - 3:30pm (Closed every 4th weekend)

Duration:
Single lessons or bulk pack of 4 sessions of 2 hours

Course content:
You can choose your own project or choose something from our pattern collection

Start date:
Any time, dependent on class space

Cost:
1 hour R190 (Excluding fabrics)
4 lessons of 2 hours each R1200 (Excluding fabrics)


Private Sewing Lessons

Time:
Contact us to arrange time. We will try schedule lessons at a convenient time to you.

Duration:
As many as you like

Course content:
You can choose or chat to us and we can compile a course for you.

Start date:
Any time, dependent space

Cost:
1 hour R490 (Excluding fabrics)
10 hours bulk package R3800 (Excluding fabrics. Can be booked over a period of 12 months)
1 hour joint private lesson R250 per person (Excluding fabrics)


Build-your-own sewing course

With groups of 3+ people we are happy to create custom courses.
E.g. create a home decor course and learn how to make curtains, cushions, table clothes, serviettes etc.

Patternmaking

Time:
Saturday 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Wednesday 10:00am - 12:00pm

(Set day needs to be chosen to attend. Can be attended twice a week)

Duration:
8 weeks

Course content:
Draft patterns from a patternmaking book.
Draft a basic bodice, sleeve, skirts and trouser block and learn to manipulate patterns

Start date:
Contact us

Cost:
R2750 (Includes brown paper for drafting)


Kids School Holiday Sewing Camps (Age 7-15 Years)

Time: 9:30am - 12:00pm

Duration: 3 days

Course content: Small machine intro and fun projects

Start date: Contact us for dates

Cost:
R1100 (Including fabrics)

Function, Entertainment & Team Building


Bachelorette Parties or Kitchen-tea

Looking for something fun and memorable to do before she turns from Ms to Mrs.... create fun gifts. When planning a party, break the ice with getting everyone involved. Create a honeymoon beach towel or some sexy underwear for the bride to be.. Great for groups ranging from 3-10 people. Projects can be custom chosen.


Baby Shower

She is expecting and you want to make it a special and memorable day. Choose a great project to get the nesting skills flowing and create something she will never forget and treasure forever. Great way to get people also interacting with each other.

Projects can be custom chosen.


Team Building

Need to get some fun time in to build team skills. Choose a fun project to do and stimulate the creative side of your team. Learn to work together and have fun doing it. Projects can be custom chosen.


Kids Parties

Choose a fun project to keep kids entertained. Project can be chosen by the birthday host. It will be 1-2 hours of fun with 8-10 guest. Projects can be custom chosen.

For a quote please contact us