At Centre Front Studio you can learn how to sew and pattern cut from our tutors with experience within the fashion industry from design & development through to production.
We focus on teaching you the couture and industrial skills needed to achieve professional looking garments at home. The environment and teaching style at Centre Front Studio is informal and relaxed making it a great place to sew surrounded by like minded people
If you and a friend would like us to run a class that we haven’t got dates for yet please get in touch
Scroll down to browse through the upcoming workshops or click the links below to jump to what interests you the most.
Upcoming workshops & Courses
Starts Monday 8th January- Evening course
Starts Friday 12th January – Evening course
16/17/18th January – 3 day Intensive
27th January – Morning Workshop
Starts Monday 12th February – Evening course
10th & 17th February – Workshop 2 mornings
24th February, Saturday Morning
Starts Tuesday 27th February- Evening course
Beginners Workshops and Courses
The Introduction to Sewing Workshop is suitable for complete beginners and is great if you just want to learn the how to use a machine and some basic skills or want to try out sewing without commiting to a longer course.
If you want to sew clothes and are a complete beginner or want to refresh old skills our Beginners evening course or daytime intensive are the best to start with.
Beginners Plus Workshops and Courses
If you have made simple garments, such as skirts and pyjama bottoms, and are looking for the next step up our Beginners Plus courses are for you
Intermediate Workshops & Courses
Are you ready to progress with your sewing? If you are confident sewing a range of garments and want more of a challenge these courses & workshops are for you.
Advanced Workshops and Short Courses
These workshops & courses are for home sewers who want to develop their skills to the next level but are finding that many courses available are too basic
Pattern Cutting Workshops and Courses
Learning to pattern cut will allow you to create you own patterns to fit as well as adapt commercial ones.
A good introduction is our pattern hack workshop which allows you to create a pattern from an existing garment without taking it apart or damaging in in any way – great for you favourite items and vintage clothing.