BEGINNERS SEWING SKILLS WORKSHOP
Thu 3 June 6pm-8.30pm
Sat 5 June 2pm-4.30pm
One off skills based class | $70
Other day & times are available if there is at least 4 students in the group.
You’ve started your sewing journey, whether it was on your own or from our Beginners Sewing - Newbies classes - let's now add to your skills.
In this one-off skills class, you will learn how to:
Sew a pocket
Sew a bagged out strip (turned out strap or belt)
Insert a zip (for skirt or dress)
Sew a gathering piece
Do and use machine tacking
What you'll need to bring:
Your sewing machine, or hire 1 of 2 that we have in the studio for $5 per lesson (must book ahead via email)
Sewing kit with the tools you'll need each week to construct your garment.
What we'll provide:
Cutting table space
Your own spacious sewing table
Light-filled, open, spacious modern studio
Fun vibes in a professional environment
We require 4 students for this class to go ahead.
Alternative times can be created if we can get a minimum of 4 students. Please note this in your message.
ABOUT YOUR TEACHER
ELANA GELDENHUYS | HIGHLY EXPERIENCED SEWING PROFESSIONAL
With 37 years of professional experience in the sewing industry having worked as head designer for over 10 years on high fashion, menswear, evening wear and children’s wear.
For the last 27 years, Elana and her husband has owned a corporate uniform business, where Elana undertook designing, sourcing and manufacturing of uniforms for corporates including the West Australian Fire Brigades, St John of God Hospital Murdoch, Cities of Stirling, Swan and Canning, Skywest Airlines, SKG Radiology, Professionals Real Estate Group, Lotterywest, Perth Rad Clinics, Juvenile Custodial Services and many more. During this time Elana also had private clients for whom she custom designed and constructed the garments for people of all body types and worked with all the fabric types you can imagine. Elana especially loves dress making.
Elana would love to share her skills and knowledge of the clothing and fashion industry, and to pass on her extensive sewing skills and passion for clothes that are an expression of you.
TERMS & CONDITIONS
Please note that once booked, tickets are non-refundable. You may however transfer your ticket to another participant. Should a workshop be cancelled due to Covid restrictions your workshop will be rescheduled or you will be given a 12 month credit to rebook when we reopen.
When arriving, attending and leaving the workshop, it is your responsibility to follow all safety precautions. Upon booking, you agree that you are fully responsible for your property and physical safety during the workshop. Studio Subi and your workshop teacher hold no personal liability or responsibility for any damage, loss or theft to personal property, or any physical injuries that occur during the workshop.