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Beginners introduction to tailoring techniques - free taster

Join professional tailor & tutor Anne McLeman to discover the main differences between Clothesmaking & Tailoring skills and techniques, and what it is possible to learn and make on each type of course. Anne will discuss and show you the range of techniques that she will cover on her new workshops, and you will have the opportunity to try out some hand-stitching skills with her guidance, as well as asking any questions you may have. All basic materials will be provided. An ideal course to join would be TFD351SGR-Tailoring techniques workshop- beginners part 1, followed by TFD352SGR- part 2, which starts on 4th November and will focus on different and slightly more complex techniques to develop your skills

Beginners introduction to tailoring techniques - free taster (TFD0467GR)


from 7pm to 8. 30pm

For 1 weeks.


09 September 2021


09 September 2021


Granville Park Adult Education Centre
100 Granville Park
Se13 7du



Enrol now

You can enrol by phone on 020 8314 6959 or 020 8314 7775 Monday to Friday, 10am–3pm. More ways to enrol

Call: 020 8314 6959

Call: 020 8314 7775

What prior knowledge, experience and qualifications will I need?
This session is equally suitable for complete beginners to the subject, as well as those with rusty skills that they would like to refresh!

Learning Goals:

What teaching methods will the tutor use?
The tutor will use a range of methods during the session, and these will include demonstration, discussion, Q&A and one to one guidance, where applicable

What assessment methods will the tutor use?
Where applicable, the course tutor will use a range of methods to assess your individual sampling progress, including observation & discussion of your work, and group Q&A

Will extra work be required outside the class times?

What do I need to bring to the first class?

Options when finished
The department offers a wide variety of fashion and textile courses at different levels. Information about progression courses is available through the tutor, the Curriculum Leader or the online Adult Learning Lewisham programme. There are also a range of courses at a higher level offered across London and the South East by Colleges, Community and Adult Education providers and through local craftspeople. For more information about higher level courses currently available, please speak to your tutor or the Curriculum Leader

Additional information
This taster session will be live in the classroom, and there will be a maximum of 8 learners

For general enquiries and course availability information call 0208 314 3300. For more detailed information and guidance about the course:

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