Courses at the Cowshed

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

Learn To Sew

Wed, 20 September  10am – 1pm – Wed, 18 Octtober 10am – 1pm

5 week sewing course suitable for beginners. The sessions are every Wednesday 10am-1pm, commencing on 20th September. 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. During the course you will learn:

  • To use a sewing machine
  • Create a stitch directory
  • Make bunting, triangle or heart
  • 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 £75
Including equipment and materials

To find out more about availability and how to sign up, contact us on