A fun sewing and crafting class for kids, teens and adults

Sew + Craft for Kids, Teens & Adults

Easy sewing project, crafts & upcycling!


YES - you can join anytime during term

SEW + CRAFT FRO KIDS, TEENS & ADULTS! AGES 8+ (perfect for tweens, teens & parents can join in too!)

A fun crafty class for those who'd like to learn basic sewing & crafting skills.

Join Penelope our fabulous Educator and real life Fashion Designer (@penelopereddesigns penelopered.com.au) to:

CREATE simple hand-sewn crafts (eg a "softie" toy)

LEARN the basics of machine sewing (how to thread a machine, sew straight seams etc)

MAKE a beginner project on the machine (eg purse, small cushion cover)

CRAFT some attractive simple projects (eg simple embroidery)

UPCYCLE a piece of old clothing and use your new skills to embellish it with trims, fabric paint etc

Suitable for ages 8+

Perfect for tweens & teenagers and as a Parent & Big Kid activity

NO sewing skills required! For absolute beginners!

4 brand new sewing machines supplied but we encourage you to bring your own if you wish to learn how to use it. (please don't forget your foot pedal & cord)

Most materials supplied but you will need to supply a pre-loved garment for upcyling (eg denim jacket, skirt)

Taught by Fashion Designer & Educator Penelope Bolkovsky of Penelope Red Designs

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What you will learn

  • Simple hand-sewn crafts
  • Learn machine-sewing basics
  • Upcycle a preloved piece of clothing

What you will get

  • Several simple hand-sewn crafts
  • A beginners machine-sewn project (purse, cushion cover)
  • A unique upcycled garment to wear with pride1
Parking Info

Parking is usually available in Hooper street (East & West), Gilderthorpe avenue and nearby Roberts Ave.

What to bring

  • A preloved piece of clothing (later in the term)
  • Bring your machine if you wish or use ours!

What to wear

Something comfy :)

Appropriate for

No sewing experience required!

Little Ginger Studio

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Little Ginger Studio is a Children’s Art Space focused on exploring big, messy creativity with kids of all ages. Our new Randwick studio opened in January - come see what we're making!

We offer process art classes for littlies as well as drop off preschool art classes. For Primary we have exciting after school classes, full day care on the school holidays, birthday parties and even a drop in Kids Creative Club on Saturday mornings. We also run after school programs at Maroubra Junction PS and Randwick PS.

At Little Ginger Studio we love nothing better than exploring new materials, turning recyclables into Art & making a bit of a mess along the way. (Use your Creative Kids voucher with us and save $100!)

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Cancellations & Refunds

If the organiser cancels the class:

You are entitled to a credit note.

If you can't attend the class:

You’re welcome to send someone in your place.


  • A transfer can be requested 7 days before the class starts. Free of charge.
  • A credit note can be requested 14 days before the class starts. Free of charge.

No changes will be allowed after these times.

We recommend the refund upgrade option upon checkout in case you’re not able to attend the class. Learn more about refund upgrade option.

Terms & Conditions



Little Ginger Studio reserves the right to change and / or cancel advertised programming at any time. LGS reserves the right to cancel a student's enrolment without notice if their behaviour is too disruptive to ensure the safety & enjoyment of other students. Students must be picked up from class and cannot be released alone except via prior arrangement (eg. sms / email from parent). Photography permission for social media / website / advertising is requested at time of booking and includes photo release permission to publish images as part of guest blogs on artfulparent.com.  At no time will your child's name be published. LGS reserves the right to employ fewer than advertised staff if enrolments are low. Students and parents are responsible for picking up any artworks if the last class of the term is missed. Leftover artworks will not be stored for longer than a term. Parents are responsible for communicating any student special needs to LGS prior to day of workshop / class and supplying adequate medicines & treatment plans if needed. This may include for example: asthma puffers, antihistamines, Epipens. Please do not send your child to a class if they are unwell. LGS will endeavour to provide a safe environment at all times - however, from time to time we may use materials that can cause minor injuries (scissors, hot glue guns, hobby electrics, paper cuts!). Parents retain ultimate responsibility for deciding whether their child is mature enough to partake in certain activities. Please do not book your child into a workshop you think they will struggle with. Students should also accept some personal responsibility for sensible use of materials. Please be assured all effort will be taken to ensure your child is happy, well and enjoys their art making experience!

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