Ann has been teaching Smocking at Bustle and Bows for many years. She is an experienced dressmaker having had her own dressmaking business specialising in Special Occassion Children’s clothing. While teaching at Bustle and Bows she has recognised the opportunity to teach students more about using their sewing machines and is keen to begin classes for Machine Sewing.
Ann will be offering 3 projects
Project 1: Lined Bag with zipper opening. Beginners and some experience sewers: learn to make a bag which includes basic sewing skills, using interfacing, inserting a zip, top stitching and many more techniques
Project 2: V-necked Dress. Beginners and some experience sewers: make a v-necked front opening dress with buttons down the front, dropped sleeves with cuff.
Project 2: Shirt. Experienced Sewers: brush up on techniques to make a Shirt with a front placket opening, collar, dropped short sleeves with cuff made to fit!
All projects will be on display at Bustle and Bows with a list of requirements
- Sewing Machine for Beginners and Experienced Sewers
6, 13 March, 1, 8 May, 9th October, 6, 13 November