An Introduction To Sewing

Learn the fundamentals of using a sewing machine in this hands-on class

Join us at our creative studio in Redfern for our best-selling Introduction To Sewing Workshop. We'll guide you through your first sewing experience and you'll leave feeling proud and confident to take on further projects.

This is a small group class, ensuring you will have the right balance of personal attention and guidance throughout.


  • How to set up and use a sewing machine correctly. Learn from a qualified designer who will teach you best practices, ensuring you are developing good habits from the beginning.
  • Learn how to use a rotary cutter along with other tools to create a perfect finish on your envelope cushion.
  • Be guided through a formula pattern to establish what size fabric you'll need to cut for your cushion cover. This is available for you to access after the class if you decide to make more cushion covers.


  • Full use of our sewing machines and tools, no need to bring your own!
  • If you decide to bring your own machine, please ensure it has been serviced in the last year or is brand new.
  • Access to our members-only area where you can download the formula to create more cushion covers. There's also a handout of the class available for download.
  • Expert guidance from our qualified textile and fashion designers.

Additional Information

  • No need to bring anything, there will be a selection of fabrics to choose from. If you do decide to bring your own fabric, you will need 1 meter of 100% cotton.
  • Please bring a water bottle.
  • If you plan on bringing your own machine, please ensure it has been serviced in the last 12 months or is brand new. Otherwise, you may use one of our machines at no additional cost.
  • 100% Recommended ★★★★★
  • Instant Confirmation
  • 5hrs Split Into Two Sessions
  • Maximum 6 students per class
  • Gift Vouchers Available