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BUSY BUTTONS Creative Studio guides you if you are a BEGINNER or encourages you if you are of an INTERMEDIATE or ADVANCED LEVEL. Our students learn essential life skills in our SEWING classes where students are exposed to designing, pattern-making, measuring, transferring, dress-making, altering, upcycling, using hand and machine sewing. Small groups ensure individual attention and a quality education. We offer our advice, guidance and a helping hand as you gain the confidence and problem-solving skills to tackle your sewing projects. All classes are in Central Windsor.

VENUE: Busy Buttons Design Centre CIC, 8-9 King Edward Court, Windsor SL4 1TF

PARKING: King Edward Court (closest)


CUSHION or BUNTING MAKING (Beginners course)

This fun workshop is aimed at beginners and sewing enthusiasts with little or no previous sewing experience. Make you own cushion cover or bunting while learning how to use a sewing machine. Learn the basics: designing, transferring a pattern, marking, pinning, ironing, threading a machine.  

TUESDAYS

12:30pm to 2:30pm

THURSDAYS 

TIMES: 6:45pm to 8:45pm

DURATION: 2 weeks

AGE GROUP: Adults 

DATES : Please email to book


COSTUME MAKING - Cape / cloak (Intermediate course)

In this exciting course you get to design your own batman cloak, red riding hood cape, wizard robe or any other character cape / cloak that you can imagine. This course is a nice continuation to the beginners sewing and and an introduction to pattern making. All the steps can then be used to gain more confidence as you take on more advanced sewing projects. This course comprises of four 2 hours workshops, basic materials and equipment are included although you will need to bring your own fabric. You will be advised about the best fabric and consumption as part of the course.

TUESDAYS

12:30pm to 2:30pm

THURSDAYS 

TIMES: 6:45pm to 8:45pm

DURATION: 4 weeks

AGE GROUP: Adults 

DATES : Please email to book


DRESS MAKING for Adults/Children (Intermediate course)

Learn to make clothes for your littles ones and yourself. This course is a nice continuation of the beginners sewing and an introduction to pattern making. All the steps can then be used to gain more confidence as you take on more advanced sewing projects. There will be a range of projects throughout the year ranging from sewing an adult skirt, children's dungarees/dress, adults trousers  and more. Depending on the project the course will be 5 weeks+. Basic materials and equipment are included although you will need to bring your own fabric. You will be advised about the best fabric and consumption as part of the course.

TUESDAYS 

TIMES: 6:45pm to 8:45pm

DURATION: 3-5 weeks

AGE GROUP: Adults 

DATES : Please email to book

 

DISCOUNTS: Bring a friend along discount. Advantage card discount.

INSTRUMENTS /TOOLS : Use of our professional pattern making instruments included.

FABRIC: Bring along your fabrics or buy them from us. 

SEWING MACHINES: Either bring your own sewing machine to familiarise yourself and gain confidence or use ours for free.