faqs

Are you open for business?
We have navigated our way through the covid pandemic in our lofty well ventilated studio and are OPEN!
Which classes do you offer?
To see the full list of classes we offer please see our timetable(click here)
Do you offer classes for beginners?
Yes! Tuesday Morning & Wednesday Evening.(click here)
Do you sell gift vouchers?
Yes, we do! Just drop us an email to buy a monetary amount or for a specific class.(click here to enquire)
Do you offer parties?
Yes we offer children’s and adults parties, please see our parties page for more details (click here)
When does your next course start?
We teach our weekly classes in school term time only! W/c September 5th for Sewing and w/c September 19th for Upholstery(click here) to view our full range of classes from sewing to upholstery to patchwork.
Do you offer weekend classes?
Yes, we do! Sewing, Dressmaking, Upholstery and Quilting take place on the weekend.(click here to view a list of all our classes)
What time are your classes?
We have a range of classes available in the daytime, in the evening and on the weekend.(click here) to view a full course listing.
Do you offer private 1:1 sewing tuition?
Leonie and Becky teach 1:1 with tuition taking place at The Sewing Shed, at a mutually convenient time (click here to enquire)
I am a beginner sewer, which class is best for me?
Tuesday morning or Wednesday evening are for Beginners (click here to find out more).
I’ve made clothes before, but they never fit and I’m not happy with the finish. Will you be able to help?
Leonie and Becky can share with you their expert dressmaking knowledge to improve your fit and to gain a professional finish. We can help by advising which patterns to use to suit your figure as we keep up to date with all the latest artisan pattern makers.