Courses at the Cowshed

We are continuing to partner with Activate Learning in offering wonderful sewing courses in Wokingham. Please join us and learn some new skills/develop existing ones and meet new friends!

Learn to Sew/Develop your Sewing Skills with Marrit

Wednesday 5th June 10am-1pm to Wednesday 10th July 2024 10am-1pm

6 week sewing course suitable for beginners or those with more experience. The sessions are every Wednesday 10am-1pm, commencing on 5th June 2024 (other dates are 12th, 19th, 26th June and 3rd, 10th July) . All courses are run in the beautiful craft room at The Cowshed in Rubra 2, Mulberry Business Park, Fishponds Road, Wokingham. Plenty of Parking available.

Projects can vary depending on skill level but may include learning :

  • To use a sewing machine
  • Create a stitch directory
  • Make triangle bunting
  • Make a fabric bowl
  • Make coasters / sleep mask
  • Make a tote bag with appliqué decoration, and pocket

The use of our sewing machines, along with fabric and thread from our donated collection are included. Some projects may include such items as wadding, binding and zips which you will need to provide, your tutor will advise.

The courses will continue throughout the year, allowing you the opportunity to continue your sewing journey if you choose to.

Course fee £90

Book online here

Learn to Sew/Develop Your Sewing Skills with Heather

Thursday 6th June 6-9pm – Thursday 11th July 6-9pm

Whether you are a complete beginner or have some experience of sewing but are looking to develop your skills, this course is perfect for you. Heather, our talented sewing expert, will guide you through the wonderful world of sewing and you’ll gain confidence in a variety of sewing projects. Don’t miss this opportunity to unleash your creativity and connect with fellow sewing enthusiasts.

6 week sewing course – The sessions are every Thursday 6pm -9pm, commencing on 6th June (other dates are 13th June, 20th June, 27th June, 4th July and 11th July). All courses are run in the beautiful craft room at The Cowshed in Rubra 2, Mulberry Business Park, Fishponds Road, Wokingham. Plenty of Parking available.

Projects can vary depending on skill level but may include learning:

  • To use a sewing machine / Using the correct bobbin and tools (including sewing machine maintenance).
  • Create a stitch directory
  • Depending on skill level – options to choose a project which may include some from the following: bunting, a fabric bowl, coasters and table runner, tote bag with appliqué decoration, zipped bag, cushion cover.

The use of our sewing machines, along with fabric and thread from our donated collection are included. Some projects may include such items as wadding, binding and zips which you will need to provide, your tutor will advise.

The courses will continue throughout the year, allowing you the opportunity to continue your sewing journey if you choose to.

Course fee £90

 

Book online here