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Sat, 27 Jul




Learn some basics for using and maintaining your sewing machine. You will then create a bunting patterned cushion cover. Be quick we don't think spaces will last long.


Time & Location

Last available date

27 Jul 2024, 13:00 – 15:00

ECO HUB, Emley, Huddersfield HD8 9QY, UK


About the Event

Have a sewing machine but don't know really what to do with it? This relaxed easy to follow afternoon of demonstration and practice will guide you through all you need to know with our very own Lou .You will leave with hints and tips about getting the best from your machine plus basic sewing skills, plus maybe a gift idea or two.. Bring your machine and manual.

By the end of the workshop you will be able to.

• set up your machine

• learn basic maintenance of the machine

• Simply sew hem and seam

• work on control of stitching

• complete a Project (cushion cover)

• discover websites for projects and materials

• feel comfortable with your machines

• continue to practice at home

• They all leave with samples of work (inc; hem and seam samples and a pin cushion)

• Felt comfortable asking me for help

• To know where to look or ask if they have any further problems


  • If you have any symptoms of COVID please do not attend the workshop.
  • The workshop and Eco Hub services will have been throughly cleaned beforehand, surfaces and equipment will be cleaned throughout the event.
  • There is a maximum of 6 people in the Eco Hub Workshop or 10 in our alternative workshop area (Lucy's Cabin).
  • Hand sanister and antibactiral wipes will be available throught the workshop should you need.
  • We offer a well ventilated work area.
  • Masks or visors are required during demonstrations or moving around the workshop, but optional whole seated at your work area.


If you cancel the place at least 1 month before the date of the workshop you will receive a refund less £5 admin fee, this applies to ALL cancellations.

If less than 1 month of the date, we will only be able to offer a refund if the place can be filled.

If we cancel the workshop a FULL refund will be given or an alternative date will be offered.


  • Adult

    Ticket access, all materials and a brew.




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