Sewing Class Details *

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 18:00 - 20:00pm
Fridays 10:00am - 12:00pm
Saturdays 11:00am - 13:00pm

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.

Intermediate - Advanced,
Level 2

Time:
Choose a set day to attend. You may also attend classes twice a week.

Tuesdays 18:00pm - 20:00pm
Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:00am - 12:00pm
Saturdays 13:30pm - 15:30pm (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.

Intermediate - Advanced,
Level 3 Sewing

Time:
Set day needs to be chosen to attend. Choose a set day to attend. You may also attend classes twice a week.

Tuesdays 18:00pm - 20:00pm
Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:00am - 12:00pm
Saturdays 13:30pm - 15:30pm (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.

Sewing Project Help Class

Time options:
Tuesdays 18:00pm - 20:00pm
Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:00am - 12:00pm
Saturdays 13:30pm - 15:30pm (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

Patternmaking

Time:
Saturday 16:00pm - 18:00pm
Wednesday 10:00am - 12:00pm

Set day needs to be chosen.

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

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

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

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.

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.

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.

Kids Parties

Choose a fun project to keep kids entertained. The birthday host/hostess can custom choose a project It will be 1-2 hours of fun with 8-10 guest.

For a quote please contact us

* 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.