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For the safety of our staff and your fellow students, we ask that you observe proper & sensible COVID19 rules such as social distancing including being vaccinated. We do not need to wear masks but you are very welcome to wear one if you like. Refunds/transfers can be processed for class cancellations that give 48 hours notice. A $75 fee will be charged if less than 48hrs notice is given, depending on covid circumstances.
Beginner & Beyond Quilting Class

Beginner & Beyond Quilting Class

Time to learn how to Quilt


Description

BEGINNER & BEYOND LEARN TO QUILT COURSE

Join Lorena Uriarte, renowned Modern Quilter, to learn the basics of Quilting.

Each week we will build on the skills learnt from the previous week to create a 12inch colourful Sampler quilt. 

Skill level: Complete beginner to quilting but must know the basics of sewing and be fairly confident with your machine. OR someone who has quilted before but would like to learn new skills.

What you will learn:

  • Basic & beyond Quilting Principals

What is included:

  • Some fabrics
  • Patterns to take home
  • Exceptional tuition with only 5 others in the class
  • Copious cups of tea and coffee

What you need to bring

  • Fabric and Thread - notes given in booking confirmation.
  • Your machine along with all it's power cords and the foot pedal -- If you need to hire a machine, you can add this to your cart - please see here 
  • The machines accessories, especially all the feet
  • Your fabric scissors and sewing kit - if you don't have one, you can buy one here and have it waiting for you in the class.

Dates available:

Wednesday mornings - 930am to 12pm

Beginning 24 August and ending on 28 September, 6 weeks in total

Beginning 26 October and ending on 30 November, 6 weeks in total

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What you will learn

  • How to sew nice straight seams with the correct seam allowance
  • Pattern layout and jargon. Plus Construction and putting the pieces together in what order.

What you will get

  • 13 hours of expert tuition with only 5 students max in the class
  • Sewing Pattern to take home
Parking Info

Venue Map here 


PARKING

During the week, parking can be tricky.  It is often best to stop at our door and bring your machine in and then find a park.  

During the weekend, there is usually lots of parking on Jabez Street or Shepherd Street. 

BUS

We are serviced by the M30, 423, 426 and 428 bus.

TRAIN

We are approx 20min walk from Sydenham or Stanmore Station


What to bring

  • Your machine (nice and clean with all it's power cords and the foot pedal) & your fabric scissors and sewing kit
  • 1m x plain basic background Quilting cotton AND 1m x High contrast patterned Quilting cotton. Both MUST be 100% cotton, pre washed.
  • All other supplies will be discussed in week one.

What to wear

Wear comfy clothes and shoes!

Appropriate for

Beginners, Adult, 16yrs+


Usefulbox Sewing School

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Sewing classes for adults and kids in Marrickville.  Join us to begin your sewing journey or continue learning.  

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Cancellations & Refunds

If the organiser cancels the class:

You are entitled to a full refund.

If you can't attend the class:

  • A refund can be requested 2 days before class starts. Free of charge.
  • A transfer can be requested 48 days before the class starts. Free of charge.
  • A credit note can be requested 48 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

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Usefulbox Sewing School or organised by Usefulbox Sewing School must agree to these terms and conditions.

1.) LIABILITY WAIVER

I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Usefulbox Sewing School

2.) PHOTO & VIDEO

I agree to give Usefulbox Sewing School unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Usefulbox Sewing School classes and events or on Usefulbox Sewing School premises. (For use of Usefulbox Sewing School marketing materials).


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