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    Whether you want to run up a quick skirt, customise your own patterns or equip yourself with the skills necessary to make it in the fashion world, this is a great place to start.

    We offer hands-on practical learning experiences, in small groups, led by enthusiastic and experienced tutors. Most of our textiles and fashion classes are run at our own campus in Rozelle – just 5 minutes by bus from Town Hall Station and with parking available.

    As a not-for-profit education provider with 30 years experience in adult education, we offer high-quality courses, workshops and studios to help you gain new knowledge and skills you can put into practice right away.

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    Sewing: Patternmaking Essentials Course

    Learn the essentials of pattern making with our sewing short courses in Sydney! This is a beginners' pattern making course for students who are confident with sewing and want to design their own garments and not be limited by commercial patterns. This course will teach you body analysis, correct measurement taking, garment fitting, block creation to suit individual measurements and using basic pattern blocks to create different patterns. You will be limited only by your...

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    Sewing: Patternmaking Essentials Course

    <p>Learn the essentials of pattern making with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/arts/sewing">sewing short courses</a> in Sydney!</p>

    <p>This is a beginners' pattern

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    $499 Limited GST free / $374 / $399.20 / $449.10
    Sewing: Patternmaking Essentials Course

    <p>Learn the essentials of pattern making with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/arts/sewing">sewing short courses</a> in Sydney!</p>

    <p>This is a beginners' pattern

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    $499 Limited GST free / $374 / $399.20 / $449.10
    Sewing: Patternmaking Essentials Course

    <p>Learn the essentials of pattern making with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/arts/sewing">sewing short courses</a> in Sydney!</p>

    <p>This is a beginners' pattern

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    $499 Limited GST free / $374 / $399.20 / $449.10
    Saturday classes run for 4 weeks. Evening classes run for 8 weeks. Both equal 28 hours in total

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    Crochet Course for Beginners

    Learn crochet for beginners with our handcraft courses in Sydney. Learn crochet, one of the oldest crafts in the world that is labelled today as the new ‘Mental Yoga’. This beginners level course will show you the many health and wellbeing benefits to repetitive crochet proved by research. Crochet for Beginners is a course that makes learning the crafting fun, while teaching you everything, from how to hold the hook and yarn, starting a chain, to learning how to make the basic...

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    Crochet Course for Beginners

    <p><strong>Learn crochet for beginners with our</strong> <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/arts/handcrafts"><strong>handcraft courses</strong></a> <strong>in Sydney.</strong><

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    $199 Limited inc GST / $149 / $159.20 / $179.10
    Crochet Course for Beginners

    <p><strong>Learn crochet for beginners with our</strong> <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/arts/handcrafts"><strong>handcraft courses</strong></a> <strong>in Sydney.</strong><

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    $199 Limited inc GST / $149 / $159.20 / $179.10

    If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Crochet Course for Beginners

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    Knitting Course for Beginners

    Learn to be crafty with our handcraft courses in Sydney. Learn this ancient craft, and discover the exciting range of possibilities available to the modern knitter. Once you have learned the basics, it is possible to create beautiful and practical wearables and homewares for yourself, your family and friends. You will learn the basics of knitting techniques and work on a particular project of your choosing. Your progress in a project will be discussed at the start of a teaching...

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    Knitting Course for Beginners

    <p>Learn to be crafty with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/arts/handcrafts">handcraft courses</a> in Sydney.</p><p>Learn this ancient craft, and discover the exciting

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    $159 Limited inc GST / $119 / $127.20 / $143.10

    If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Knitting Course for Beginners

    If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Knitting Course for Beginners

    Sewing: Clothing Alterations Workshop

    Learn clothing alterations and upcycling with our sewing short courses in Sydney! Upcycling is an approach to design where you can transform by-products, waste, or disused materials or products into something new of better quality and greater value. Using garments from your existing wardrobe, second-hand or vintage clothing, you will learn various creative techniques to re-purpose and up-cycle garments and will have time to put this into practice by creating your own garments over...

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    Sewing: Clothing Alterations Workshop

    <p>Learn clothing alterations and upcycling with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/arts/sewing">sewing short courses</a> in Sydney!</p>

    <p>Upcycling is an approach to

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    $149 Limited inc GST / $112 / $119.20 / $134.10

    If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Sewing: Clothing Alterations Workshop

    If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Sewing: Clothing Alterations Workshop

    Random Weave Sculpture Course

    Learn how to make striking natural artwork with a weaving course in Sydney. Join sculptor Cherry Corr for a fun and relaxing class learning how to twist and form your own random weaving using only garden waste and natural materials. That's right - the materials for this class are entirely collected from plants in the area. You'll be using just a few simple tools, some easy to learn techniques - plus a little clever engineering - to create functional, sculptural forms celebrating...

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    Random Weave Sculpture Course

    <p>Learn how to make striking natural artwork with a <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/art-classes-sydney/Weaving">weaving</a> course in Sydney.</p>

    <p>Join sculptor Cherry

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    $189 Limited inc GST / $142 / $151.20 / $170.10
    All materials included
    Random Weave Sculpture Course

    <p>Learn how to make striking natural artwork with a <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/art-classes-sydney/Weaving">weaving</a> course in Sydney.</p>

    <p>Join sculptor Cherry

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    $189 Limited inc GST / $142 / $151.20 / $170.10
    All materials included

    If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Random Weave Sculpture Course

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    How to Start Your Own Fashion Label Course

    Learn how to start your own fashion label with our textile & fashion short courses in Sydney! Every fashion label started with humble beginnings, most iconic brands dominating the scene started as a small business with a single designer and a dream. Launching a brand is easier now than ever with eCommerce stores and online marketing booming, sometimes you just need a kick start to understand the business side of things so that your creative ideas can come to life, gain traction and...

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    How to Start Your Own Fashion Label Course

    <p><strong>Learn how to start your own fashion label with our</strong> <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/arts/textiles-fashion"><strong>textile &amp; fashion short courses</

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    $299 Limited GST free / $224 / $239.20 / $269.10
    How to Start Your Own Fashion Label Course

    <p><strong>Learn how to start your own fashion label with our</strong> <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/arts/textiles-fashion"><strong>textile &amp; fashion short courses</

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    $299 Limited GST free / $224 / $239.20 / $269.10

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    Sewing: Japanese Boro Stitching Workshop

    Learn to assemble, patch, and repair with our sewing short courses in Sydney! Calling all textile lovers! Create a textile heirloom piece inspired by the mending and repair culture of traditional Japanese Boro. In this course, you'll learn to employ intricate hand embroidery techniques to our fabric collages using well-worn, pre-loved, and new fabrics. Come along and learn the design and development process of this traditional Japanese textile approach, which is currently making a...

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    Sewing: Japanese Boro Stitching Workshop

    <p>Learn to assemble, patch, and repair with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/arts/sewing">sewing short courses</a> in Sydney!</p>

    <p>Calling all textile lovers! Create a

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    $199 Limited inc GST / $149 / $159.20 / $179.10
    Please check materials list for what to bring

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    If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Sewing: Japanese Boro Stitching Workshop

    Textile & Pattern Design Course

    Learn hands-on fabric printing techniques with our printing short courses in Sydney! This textile and pattern design short course teaches you the skills to create exciting digital patterns ready for printing on fabrics and garments. Use your own hand-drawn designs or digital images and photographs to create prints from scratch in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. This Textile & Pattern design course will introduce you to the basics of colour, drawing, composition and pattern repeats...

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    Textile & Pattern Design Course

    <p>Learn hands-on fabric printing techniques with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/arts/printing">printing short courses</a> in Sydney!</p>

    <p>This textile and pattern

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    $349 Limited inc GST / $262 / $279.20 / $314.10

    If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Textile & Pattern Design Course

    If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Textile & Pattern Design Course

    Sewing Essentials Course

    Learn sewing for beginners with our sewing short courses in Sydney! Sewing Essentials is a basic sewing skills course for anyone wishing to learn to sew. These comprehensive sewing classes will teach you machine set-up, maintenance of equipment and troubleshooting, how to control your machine and get to know its stitch capabilities. You will also learn about different seams and finishes, pattern cutting and by the end of the course, you will have made a complete garment using all...

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    Sewing Essentials Course

    <p>Learn sewing for beginners with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/arts/sewing">sewing short courses</a> in Sydney!</p>

    <p>Sewing Essentials is a basic sewing skills

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    $399 Limited inc GST / $299 / $319.20 / $359.10
    Sewing Essentials Course

    <p>Learn sewing for beginners with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/arts/sewing">sewing short courses</a> in Sydney!</p>

    <p>Sewing Essentials is a basic sewing skills

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    $449 Limited inc GST / $337 / $359.20 / $404.10

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    T-shirt Yarn Crochet Course

    Learn to crochet with upcycled T-shirt yarn in Sydney. By the end of the course, you will be hooked on crochet and yarning about it to everyone. Are you keen to make something that is better for the environment, reusable and actually can be called an up-cycled work of art! Using T-shirt yarn, you will crochet a simple project like a reusable bag or a bowl. The squishy nature of the yarn makes it a fascinating crochet journey, while gently introducing crochet stitches to you in this...

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    T-shirt Yarn Crochet Course

    <h2>Learn to crochet with upcycled T-shirt yarn in Sydney.</h2>

    <p>By the end of the course, you will be hooked on crochet and yarning about it to everyone.</p>

    <p>Are you keen to make something that

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    $149 Limited inc GST / $112 / $119.20 / $134.10
    The course fee includes materials pack valued at $25. You will go home with your own beautiful creations.

    If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for T-shirt Yarn Crochet Course

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