Join our short course on how to work with your overlocker and learn how to thread the machine, basic stitches, how to amend the length and width of the stitch as well as dealing with tension problems. You will leave the class feeling confident to start sewing projects with your overlocker at home.
- How to thread the overlocker
- Basic stitches available and potential uses
- Working with tension, how to correct problems
- Overlocking corners and curves
Level: This class is suitable for those that are new to the overlocker or want to get to know their machine better. You must have a basic understanding of sewing and know how to use a sewing machine. If you are new to sewing please join our Learn To Sew – Basics class to learn more about your sewing machine.
Materials: You will need to bring your own overlocker and instruction manual. A selection of different coloured thread and a variety of fabrics for testing.
If you are interested in purchasing an overlocker and would like to attend the class to ‘try out’ a machine, you are more than welcome to use one of our overlockers. Please inform us should you wish to use one of our overlockers.
Teacher: Aneka Truman
Class Length: 3 Hours
Number in Class: 6