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Sewing Classes & Re-Fashion Workshop

Re Fashion WorkshopRe-Fashion Workshop

Learn to re-design and re-structure items of clothing to your style.
Using some simple processes you will learn how to partially or completely remake a garment of your choice into one that is unique to you.

Tutor Naomi Prowse, is an expert in remaking, reusing and repurposing. She brings her expertise and passion as a designer and teacher so that no matter what your experience, you will be successful in creating your own fashion garment.

Come along to a free information session
Wednesday 5th June 6.30pm at Waipawa Library
The 4 Workshop sessions start
Wednesday 12th June 6.30-8.30pm
Waipawa Library
Cost $5 per session
Limited to 10 places, registration is essential.

Registrations now full.
You may register your interest on a standby wait list.

Wait list registrations form


Sewing lessonsBeginners Sewing Class

Want to learn the basics of sewing? Our beginner sewing classes are run by experienced volunteer tutors, who will guide you through basic techniques and getting to know your sewing machine.

We offer both day and evening 2 hr classes, with a limit of 6 students per class.

Please fill out this form to register online

Waipawa 10.00am Mondays - Term 2 starting June 10th

Waipukurau 6.30pm Tuesdays - Term 2 starting June 11th

We have 4 Library sewing machines available, otherwise you will need to bring your own sewing machine along.

A $5 fee covers the supply of some materials, students will need to buy additional materials each according to their individual projects.


adv sewing classAdvanced Sewing Class

If you have sewing skills but would like help working through a specific project with our experienced tutor, the 4 session Advanced sewing class is for you.

Waipawa 10am Wednesdays - Term 2 starting June 12th

Bring along your own project to complete and machine if you have one.
There is no cost for the advanced classes. Limit of 6 students.

Please fill out this form to register online


Lesson plan for Beginner Sewing Classsewing lesson plans

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