Fashion, Sewing and Textiles - Part-time courses for adults - Worthing

Fashion, Sewing and Textiles courses at Northbrook MET

For both beginners and those looking to improve their technique, we have evening courses to help you gain skills in dressmaking and pattern-cutting.

Available courses

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    Dressmaking | Children's Wear
    Dressmaking | Children's Wear

    This course is suitable for those who have a good grasp of basic sewing and know their way around a sewing machine Students will learn professional finishes, how to sew using stretch fabrics and the overlocker, and how to insert elastic channels, sna...

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: 6 weeks
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    Dressmaking | Introduction to Pattern Cutting - Skirts
    Dressmaking | Introduction to Pattern Cutting - Skirts

    This course is aimed at intermediate sewists who want to learn the basic pattern cutting techniques, with the aim of creating their own simple (skirt) sewing patterns that fit their personal body shape.

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: 5 weeks
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    Dressmaking | Beginners
    Dressmaking | Beginners

    This course is designed for beginners or those with a basic knowledge of sewing. Students will learn how to use a sewing machine, construct a simple garment and choose commercial patterns, fabric and haberdashery.

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: 10 weeks
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    Dressmaking | Intermediate
    Dressmaking | Intermediate

    This course is designed for those who have preferably completed the beginners course and have a good grasp of sewing, commercial patterns and are confident using a sewing machine. The course covers more advanced sewing techniques used with advanced...

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: 10 weeks
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    Dressmaking | Make Do and Mend
    Dressmaking | Make Do and Mend

    The course is designed for those who have a good grasp of basic sewing, sewing machine confidence and want to revive their current garments. You will learn how to adjust, fix and customise your existing garments and have more general sewing confidenc...

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: 6 weeks
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    Dressmaking | Toddlers Dungarees Workshop
    Dressmaking | Toddlers Dungarees Workshop

    Make a pair of dungarees sized between 6 months and 3 years old using your old jeans. This workshop is suitable for all levels and a good introduction for those considering any of the other dressmaking courses offered.

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: 1 day
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    Hand Embroidery | Blackwork Swan
    Hand Embroidery | Blackwork Swan

    This workshop is suitable for all abilities. Traditional hand embroidery techniques will be learned with the aim to create your own unique embroidered work. Learn the stitches so that you can leave with the skills to finish your project at home.

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: 1 day
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    Hand Embroidery - Drawing in Stitch
    Hand Embroidery - Drawing in Stitch

    Enjoy the possibilities of stitch as a form of drawing. Suitable for all abilities and especially those with an interest in embroidery and drawing.

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: 8 weeks
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    Embroidery | Hand Embroidery | Crewelwork Dala Horse Workshop
    Embroidery | Hand Embroidery | Crewelwork Dala Horse Workshop

    This workshop is suitable for all abilities. Traditional hand embroidery techniques will be learned with the aim to create your own unique embroidered work.

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: 1 day
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    Textiles | Mixed Media Textile Art
    Textiles | Mixed Media Textile Art

    Learn to create textile art using mixed media techniques such as fabric painting, printmaking, collage, applique and hand stitching.

    • Course type: Adult leisure and hobby
    • Duration: 10 Weeks
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