Visible Mending and Upcycling your Clothes *COURSE CANX - LOW ENROLMENTS* (HE09L25E)

Course overview

Enjoy a day with an experienced tutor guiding you through 'visible mending' techniques that will enable you to creatively repair or upcycle your garments. Learn skills that will give you the means to repair both woven and knitted fabrics, and embellish them with some simple hand stitching skills.
Where Sixth Form Centre, Heathfield Community College, Cade St. Old Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 8RJ.
When Saturday, 10:00am - 4:00pm on 11th May 2024 for 1 day.
Cost The full fee is £49.00.

What you already need to know

This course is aimed at beginners and those with some experience in hand sewing.

What you will learn

You can expect to learn:

How you will learn it

Bring to the first session

To avoid unnecessary cost please do not purchase any materials or textbooks until you are certain that your course will run. Course decisions are normally made a week prior to the course start date.

Extra study or practice

You may choose to do additional work or continue with your making at home if you wish to do so, but this is optional.

How to enrol

You can enrol by phoning ACRES' House on 01825 761820 on Monday to Friday between 9:30 am and 4 pm.
Alternatively, please complete this online enrolment form. Your place will be confirmed by email.

Previous students say

Students on some of Mary's other courses say:
"I just wanted to say how inspirational I have found your course and wish it could have gone on for longer."
"Looking forward to trying out skills again on another garment".
"Many thanks for all your help and support."

Additional Course Information

Next steps within this subject with ACRES

Dressmaking Courses in Uckfield and Getting to Know Your Sewing Machine in Heathfield are both courses that are offered by Mary.

Future steps beyond ACRES

Find out about other courses with the National Careers Service for opportunities to extend your skills and knowledge.

Further information

Your tutor will be happy to share information about their future courses with you.
For details on all courses, see the ACRES website and digital brochure.

Tel 01825 761820