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Workshop/Course, Wed 5 Oct 2016

Learn to Sew in Half a Day: Tote Bag

Learn to Sew in Half a Day: Tote Bag

Contact

Aldeburgh Music

01728 687110

Address

Snape,
Saxmundham,
Suffolk,
IP17 1SR

Details

For confident beginners, this 3 hour workshop covers the basics needed to make your own clothes.

You’ll learn:
How to start using sewing patterns and read their markings How to adapt a pattern to your shape and size.
How to lay out a pattern and cut it out.
How to thread a sewing machine, sew simple seams and neaten them.
How to follow a pattern - make your trousers!
How to add pockets to a pattern.
How to make a casing for elastic
How to create and stitch a hem.

If you would like to start making your own clothes, this flexible workshop concisely covers the basics of using patterns and sewing machines, progressing quickly to making the pull-on pyjama trousers. It can be taken as an extension of the tote bag workshop and the class will be tailored to the needs of the students on the day. If you are have never sewn before and are unsure whether this class is for you, it might be best to combine it with the Tote Bag workshop.

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 5 Oct 2016 14:00 to 17:00

Prices

Tickets £40

Location

Directions

See location of Snape Maltings on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TM 393574  Lat: 52.16348 Long: 1.49776

By Road:
Snape Maltings is on the B1069 just south of Snape village and well signposted from the A12.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 5 miles from Saxmundham station

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesLift equipped with raised floor numbers or braille numbers or letters
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system
  • YesVisual alarm system

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesVegetarian
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu