Workshops & Courses

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

We have a range of courses & workshops for all levels as well as private tuition and sewing bees. Scroll down to browse through the levels or click the links below to jump to what interests you the most.







Beginners/Beginners Plus Workshops and Courses

These workshops & courses run every term, they are suitable for complete beginners and those wanting to refresh old skills

Freestyle Sewing

6 week course


1/2 day workshop


Evening Workshop

Curtain Making

1 day workshop

Intermediate Workshops & Courses

Are you ready to progress with your sewing? These courses & workshops are for you.


1/2 day workshop

Pattern Hack

2 part workshop

Intermediate/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 just too basic for them.

Coat & Jacket

2 day workshop

Silks & Sheers
Skills Workshop


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.

These courses are only suitable for those who have at least a years worth of experience sewing clothes

The Skirt

Autumn/Winter Term

The Bodice

Winter/Spring Term

The Trouser

Spring/Summer Term

Pattern Hack

2 x 1/2 days workshop

Why non accredited?

All of our courses are non accredited. Over the last few years teaching accredited and non accredited courses we have found that many learners want to learn technical skills without lots of additional homework and irrelevant units.
With Centre Front Studio your learning is focused solely on developing your skills while enjoying the process.