Sewing & Craft

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Classes run for 8-10 weeks per term, 4 terms per year.

To enrol, call in at our office between 9:30am and 3:00pm (Mon to Friday) or complete our online Enrolment/Registration Form.  Alternatively there is an Enrolment/Registration Form you can download, print out and send to us. Enrolments for all but computer classes are onging and can be made at any time during a term.

A deposit of $20 is needed on booking to ensure a place in a class. The remainder can be paid by credit card (in the office or over the phone - 1.5% bank charge applies), by EFTPOS, cash or cheque (in the office) or by bank transfer (ring office for details) and needs to be made prior to commencement of the class.  Classes will fill quickly and bookings are essential!

Information about classes at other Neighbourhood Houses and Learning Centres throughout Banyule can be obtained here.

  • knitting 2Beginners to advanced sewers and crafters welcome to join our social and friendly class. Techniques include embroidery, cross stitch, knitting, crochet, tapestry, quilting. Bring along your project to work on.

    When: Friday:  9:45am - 11:45am
               Thursday: 7:30pm  - 9:30pm
    Cost: $70 (8 weeks) or a $15 trial class

  • boomarang bags small3Boomerang Bags tackles the problem of single use plastic pollution at a community level. We make reusable bags out of recycled materials and circulate them through our local community. Come along and join our friendly social group. No previous sewing skills required.

    When: Wednesdays  10:00am - 2:00pm (with a break for a social lunch)
    Cost: None

  • Sewing 11A friendly, supportive and social environment. In this group you can do dress- making, patchwork, mending. Sewing machines can be made available on request.

    When: Saturdays 20 July, 17 August, 21 September, 19 October, 16 November
    Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm
    Cost: $7 per session

     

  • patchworkExperience the challenge and joy of patchwork quilting using hand piecing, appliqué or a sewing machine. Learn to design your own personalised quilt and other items.

    When: Thursdays
    Time: 7:30 - 9:30pm
    Cost: $90.00 (8 weeks) or $15 trial class