Make Your Own Bunting

Learn to make your own personal bunting using recycled garments and fabrics of your choice. You will be learning double and single sided bunting and ironing on words and letters of your choice.

START DATE AND TIME:
Sat, 26th October 2019
1100 - 1600
DURATION:
1 Day
Code:
CL023
Full fee:
£40
Concessionary fee:*
£35

TUTOR:

Marian Brown

Address

Foredown Tower, Foredown Road
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Learn to make your own personal bunting using recycled garments and fabrics of your choice. You will be learning double and single sided bunting and ironing on words and letters of your choice.

COURSE AIMS/OBJECTIVES

  • Make personalised triangular bunting
  • Mix and match fabrics
  • Make single and double sided bunting
  • Finish edges in different way
  • Cut out and attach alphabetical letters
  • COURSE CONTENT

    Learn to make your own personal bunting using recycled garments and fabrics of your choice. You will be learning double and single sided bunting and ironing on images and letters of your choice.


    TEACHING AND LEARNING METHODS

    Ready made samples will be available to study.

    Smartboard showing Pinterest examples of what can be achieved.

    Guiding students in their choice of fabrics.

    Observing students’ progress and advising where necessary.

    Demonstrations and one to one assistance from tutor.


    COURSE LEVEL/ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

    To be familiar with a domestic sewing machine. (Machines are supplied).


    HOW PROGRESS IS CHECKED DURING COURSE

    Observation and question/answer session.


    EXTRA STUDY OR PRACTICE REQUIRED AT HOME

    Students may wish to finish their bunting at home or continue with new projects.


    MATERIALS YOU WILL NEED TO BRING TO THE COURSE

    Bring along a BROAD selection of fabric samples (at least 10). Any old dresses, shirts or lightweight curtains would be perfect. You can mix plain fabrics with patterned. Nothing stretchy please.

    Dressmaking scissors

    Sewing thread

    Pins

    Tape measure

    4m x 2.5cm wide ribbon or bias binding (to attach bunting).


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