CLP Soft Furnishing
Section: CLP (Community Learning Program)
Course Name: CLP Soft Furnishing
Tutors: Pascaline Lambert (PL) and Wendy Harris (WH)
SF17SU/MO/A for Monday morning from 10am to 12:30pm (WH)
SF17SU/TU/C for Tuesday evening from 6:30pm to 9:00pm(PL)
SF17SU/TH/A for Thursday morning from 10am to 12:30pm (PL)
SF17SU/TH/B for Thursday afternoon from 1pm to 3:30pm (PL)
Learn how to make beautiful soft furnishings for your home. Suitable for beginners to more advanced learners. The emphasis is to make items for your home to a high standard.
This course is suitable for adult students of all ages and ability.
None. This course is for learners with no knowledge of sewing soft furnishings as well as for learners who have previous experience.
Part time day or part time evening
All Sewn Up, Unit 1, The Coop Centre, 11 Mowll Street, London SW9 6BG. Tel: 020 7840 0216 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Start and End Date:
AUTUMN TERM 2017: week of Monday 18th September to week of Monday 4th December 2017
At the end of the course you will be able to:
Measure your windows,
Choose & estimate fabric requirements for blinds & curtains.
Make piped cushion covers with zip opening, make hand made curtains and a machine made Roman blind.
Apply a variety of machine and hand sewing techniques to a selection of soft furnishing items
Learners with previous knowledge will be able to chose from more advanced furnishings to include INTERLINED CURTAINS & HANDMADE BLINDS, DECORATED CUSHIONS, BED COVERINGS, ETC…
Classes typically have 12 learners working on their assignments after completing a sample of a lined curtain, a Roman blind and a piped cushion cover.
Number of Students:
Learner self assessment
You will have the use of all equipment in the workroom which includes:- LARGE TABLES, SEWING MACHINES, OVERLOCKERS, IRONS & METAL RULERS.
Improve knowledge and skills by enrolling for the following term
You will need to supply all fabrics, haberdashery & your own sewing equipment, list available at first session. Some materials are obtainable from the tutor. Price list available in the classroom.
How to Apply:
Enrol in person, by post or email.
Enrolment form available online or on request (by phone or email).