Lucy Markham

fashion lecturer

Based in
Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Also teaches in Hull, prepared to consider anywhere, Scunthorpe
Lucy Markham | fashion lecturer

Rates: £18-25 per hour depending on job

Make an enquiry Phone: 07958061225

I am a qualified lecturer and i have taught fashion for 5 years. I have recently graduated from a MA in Design and I have started my own bespoke dressmaking company.

Group Classes

Dressmaking and Sewing Skills

When: Classes start on the Thursday 24th January 2013, they will run weekly and the times are 6.30-8.30pm.

Where: Classes will take place at Greeson Hall, Digby Street, Scunthorpe, DN15 7LU. Parking is available.

Introduction: Take some time to get away from it all and sew! The classes are open to people of all abilities, from beginners to the more advanced. The classes aim to cover the basics of sewing and to give participants the confidence to go on to follow simple patterns. No interruptions just plenty of help, guidance and advice on hand whenever you need it. You can make whatever you like or one of the standard garments: a skirt, a lined dress, basic top, one garment or several garments, this is your time so make it special. Alternatively, you may have your own project in mind. A range of sewing techniques will be covered.

Laying/cutting out of pattern and fabrics
What do the symbols on the pattern mean?
Reading a pattern
Using a sewing machine
Threading up
Sewing techniques
Dress making techniques

First Session
Your first session will be a class to help you understand how to use a sewing machine. Create your own personal block. Once you have completed this class you could go on to the basic garments. Each session you will have the choice to complete a construction or embellishment sample which you can keep for reference. Each garment is split over a 10 week period, if you finish earlier then this you can go on to the next project. The standard garments can be designed to suit your style and sewing level.

Standard garments
Basic skirt
Basic dress
Basic top
Basic trousers
Basic jacket

It's a: 
Greeson Hall, Digby Street, Scunthorpe
, North Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Date and time: 
Every Thursday 6.30 - 8.30pm
buy 10 session for £40, 5 sessions for £25 or pay as you go for £6


Aimed at: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced.


Terms and Conditions can be viewed on the website, alternatively you can email for 'The small print'

Make an enquiry Phone: 07958061225

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