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Beginner Dressmaking Stage 1

This course is for those with little prior knowledge of working with a commercial pattern to cut and construct their own clothes that fit.
We will be making one garment from the list below:

  • Choose from a simple sleeveless summer top or sleeveless summer dress
  • or unlined skirt, advice on style selection is available to ensure a successful finished garment after 6 weeks.

(6 weeks meeting on a weekly basis)

The location for these classes is Old School Rooms, 1 Station Road, Congresbury BS49 5DY. Free parking available and there is level access.

There is a limit of five places on each course until such time as Covid restrictions are fully lifted for groups indoors. All government guidelines must be adhered to in class.


  • Thursday evening 17th March 6:30 – 9:30pm.
    The class runs for 6 weeks with four weeks up to 7th April then there’s a two week break for Easter, with  the last 2 sessions on 28th April and 5th May.
  • NB Places are now very limited on this evening course, contact tutor via email on as she is away on holiday till from 27th Feb till March 15th.
  • Wednesday morning June 15th 10.00 to 12.30 for six consecutive weeks to July 20th

Course Fees

The course tuition fee is £90.00 materials not included.