About the Course
In a friendly, relaxed atmosphere students will work on their own individual projects being guided and helped by Leonie. This class is for both the beginner and more advanced student to learn new skills and develop existing ones with the help and experience of their tutor.
Learn how to use a commercial pattern and your own sewing machine to make clothing, furnishing and patchwork projects.
How to read and use a commercial pattern.
Suitable fabrics and interfacings.
What tools, threads, needles accessories to use.
Laying and cutting of fabrics.
Fitting of garments.
Colour choose (if applicable)
Student to bring:
Paper and fabric scissors.
Fabric for project.
Hand and machine needles
Leonie has been teaching in her field since 1980
Completed Fashion Certificate / Teacher training in 1979
Full-time teacher at Liverpool TAFE 1980 – 1982
Full-time teacher at Penrith TAFE 1983 to April 1996