Saturday classes

All classes are suitable for both beginners and those who are experienced in sewing.

Time: Saturday 10.00-18.00

Teacher: André Wallenborg

Course language: Norwegian

Small bag/toilet bag: If you choose to attend this course you will learn sewing techniques and how to work with thick materials such as boat cover, and how you simplify the steps so that it goes fast with a professional and sustainable result. The small bag/toilet bag has the following dimensions: width 26 cm, height 17 cm and depth 7 cm. 

The material package contains: Everything you need such as thread, needle for the sewing machine, main fabric, nylon strap for straps up to 150 cm long, strong zipper, D-rings, buttons etc. 

What you need to bring: Own fabric for outside pocket on the bag/toilet bag and for the strap. This piece of fabric must be at least 40 x 110 cm. Take the opportunity to choose a fabric that you really like and that makes your bag unique. It fits perfectly with a regular steady curtain or cotton fabric. A good hand sewing needle and CM ruler.

Material cost: 400 NOK.

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Time: Saturday 10.00 – Sunday 18.00 (whole weekend class)

Teacher: Bodil Friman

Course language: Swedish and English

BRA(BH) Angie with lace: Are you tired of uncomfortable bras? Then this is the class for you. Bodil makes the changes and you sew. At first you will try the pattern Angie on your body and make the eventual pattern changes you need for it to fit perfect. After this you begin to sew and Bodil will teach you the professional techniques you’ll need to finish your bra-project. Bodil will guide you so you get the best sewing experience. In this class it’s necessary to know a little bit about sewing and that you understand both oral and written instructions. 

The material package contains: fabric, lace, elastics, 1 pair of hoop and the pattern.

What you need to bring: Nothing actually. We make sure that everything is in place, when you arrive. 

Material cost: 350 NOK.

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Time: Saturday 10.00-18.00

Teacher: Ingrid Bergtun

Course language: Norwegian

Redesign – Sew a cover skirt of reuse textiles: This full day course will teach you how to sew a wonderfully beautiful skirt of eg. a table cloth or a curtain. Ingrid goes through what you should keep in mind when sewing on reuse textiles and tips when sewing with a pattern. 

The material package contains: All accessories you need to sew a cover skirt.  

What you need to bring: A couple of choices of reuse textiles that fit the skirt. 

Material cost: 0 NOK.

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Time: Saturday 10.00-18.00

Teacher: Jessika Eivik

Course language: Swedish

To the toddler – Sweater/top: You sew a sweater/top with cuffing where you can use cover stitching and tape binding for hem and decoration. Insert ribbon/lace into the tape binding. You will learn smart tips about which hem that fits best with or without extra accessories. Sew decorative stitches, eg. Baby Lock’s unique wave stitch and use decorative threads in the hooks. Here is an excellent opportunity to experiment with different threads, and you will get smart tips on how to simplify the threading. You can also try out a couple of extra presser feet that will help you get a professional result. Then of course everything else that belongs to this project such as construction, fitting and the best overlock seams. 

The material package contains: Pattern, ecologically jersey fabric with several different color choices, matching cuffing, interlock, buttons and thread.  

What you need to bring: Nothing actually 😊. We will make sure that everything is in place, when you arrive. 

Material cost: 400 NOK.

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Time: Saturday 10.00-18.00

Teacher: Johanna Lundström

Course language: English and swedish

Sewing activewear – Training Top/linen: You will sew a training top where you can use several different cover stitches and ribbon trim. You get the opportunity to try the new band edge foot. Smart tips about which hem that fits best, with or without extra accessories. Sew decorative stitches, for example hem with reversed 3-needle stitch and use decorative thread/wolly nylon in the hook. Here is an excellent opportunity to experiment with different threads and settings for best results. Sew fabric together and decorate with different kinds of stitches from the cover-machine. Here you can try the presser foot with a guide sheet that is amazing! Also a good opportunity to dare to try some different settings. Maybe you are interested in sewing elastic details? Then you have to try that too. Then of course everything else that belongs to this project, such as construction, fit and the best overlock seams. 

The material package contains: Fabrics and accessories, everything you need..

What you need to bring: Nothing actually 😊 We make sure that everything is in place when you arrive. 

Material cost: 350 NOK.

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Time: Saturday, 2 courses in a day

Teacher: Trevor Conquergood

Course language: English

10.00-13.00 Software Digitizer Artistic: Achieve professional quality results quickly and easily, without needing to be an expert. Everything you need is in this powerful and comprehensive package. You can create original designs, add personal touches, choose from a plentiful selection of digitizing options, advanced editing features, crystal work, quilting motifs and more. With this software you have the freedom to take your creative expression in any direction you can imagine. Artistic Digitizer gives you the freedom to be anything. Couching, Fonts, Reversed Lettering, Monogram, Name Drop, AcuFil, Design, Cut, Transform, Motiv Fill, Spilt Features. 

14.00-18.00 Software Digitizer MBX: The freedom to create artwork and embroidery data just the way you want. Integrated Corel Draw Essentials provides vector artwork for you to click on and convert to an embroidery design. There is a greater selection of monogram patterns for increased variety in your work. Place the design layout in a larger area beyond the hoop and assign manually split objects to multiple hoops. There are also various upgrade kits available. When used with a pen and tablet, the Freehand drawing tools allow you to digitize shapes and lines as easily as drawing with a pencil and paper. 

Material cost: 0 NOK.

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Time: Saturday 10.00-18.00

Teacher: Marit F. Johannessen

Course language: Norwegian

Create your own fabric: You get to learn six different techniques and create six different fabrics that you later can make in to a smaller purse. You will learn bobbinwork with both thread and ribbon, pintucks, wingneedle decorations, decorating fabric with wide, filled seams and reuse of thread and fabric remnants that you quilt together on a water-soluble stabilization. This class will focus on exciting techniques where you get priceless tips and advice regarding suitable seams, needles, presser feet and threads, and how to finish every fabric piece. At the end of the class you will prepare everything you need to sew your own purse with the fabric you’ve made. You will get all the help you need both during and after the class, so you can finish your bag (included in the class). Plus, you get the honor of sewing on our amazing Janome Memory Craft Horizon 9450QCP throughout the day. 

The material package contains: fabric, thread, accessories and everything you need.

What you need to bring: Nothing actually 😊 We make sure that everything is in place when you arrive. 

Material cost: 0 NOK.

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Time: Saturday (half day course 2 times a day: 10.00-13.00 and again 14.00-18.00)

Teacher: WonderFil

Course language: English

All about thread for embroidery: Get knowledge about thread that opens up new opportunities for you who like to embroider. Learn about cotton, rayon, polyester and glitter threads, how to use them, which thread to what project and techniques to use in embroidery. The art of mixing different thread qualities, shades and gloss to create the desired effect. 

The material package contains: Thread card, thread and fabric.

What you need to bring: Nothing. We will fix everything for you.

Material cost: 0 NOK.

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Sunday Classes

All classes are suitable for both beginners and those who are experienced in sewing.

Time: Sunday 10.00-18.00

Teacher: André Wallenborg

Course language: Norwegian

Small bag/make-up bag: If you choose to attend this course, you will learn sewing techniques and sewing inverted pleat, which makes a small bag that holds a lot and creates an exclusive shape without taking too long time. You will learn how to cut the fabrics to get fine stitches with sustainable results. The model can be easily upgraded/downsized. The bag has a small handle that you can both have over the shoulder and hold in your hand.

The material package contains: Everything you need such as thread, needle for the sewing machine, main fabric, zipper, rings etc. 

What you need to bring: Own fabric for the outer fabric. This piece of fabric must be at least 30 x 110 cm. Take the opportunity to choose a fabric that you really like and that makes your bag unique. It fits perfectly with a regular steady curtain or cotton fabric. A good hand sewing needle and CM ruler.

Material cost: 350 NOK.

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Time: Sunday 10.00-18.00

Teacher: Ingrid Bergtun & Ingrid Vik Lysne

Course language: Norwegian

Redesign – Sew the #ingridjacket: Learn how to make this winters most popular jacket – by YOU! You don’t need any sewing skills from before. You can make the jacket from size XS to XXXL. The jacket is designed so that you can choose if you like it long or short, with collar or hoodie and if you like sleeves with volume or regular ones. You really have an opportunity to make a jacket that is really you!

The material package contains: Pattern (that you will get before class to cut out and prepare before Sew Nordic. Don’t worry, we will explain how in the e-mail!).

What you need to bring: Fabric of your choice f.ex. a blanket. The fabric must be at least 130*170 cm.

Material cost: 0 NOK.

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Time: Sunday 10.00-18.00

Teacher: Jessika Eivik

Course language: Swedish

To the toddler – Pants/Skirt: You sew pants/a skirt with cuffing, where you can use cover stitching and tape binding for hem and decoration. Insert ribbon/lace into the tape binding. You will learn smart tips about which hem that fits best with or without extra accessories. Sew decorative stitches, eg. Baby Lock’s unique wave stitch and use decorative threads in the hooks. Here is an excellent opportunity to experiment with different threads, and you will get smart tips on how to simplify the threading. You can also try out a couple of extra presser feet that will help you get a professional result. Then of course everything else that belongs to this project such as construction, fitting and the best overlock seams. 

The material package contains: Pattern, ecologically jersey fabric with several different color choices, matching cuffing, interlock, buttons, anorak cord and thread.

What you need to bring: Nothing actually 😊 We will make sure that everything is in place, when you arrive.

Material cost: 350 NOK.

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Time: Sunday 10.00-18.00

Teacher: Johanna Lundström

Course language: English and swedish

Sewing activewear – Training pants: You sew a pair of training pants with pockets and at the same time you learn lots of tips and tricks for future sewing. Here I’m thinking we make a pair of sweatpants/training pants in tricot/sweatshirt fabric/velor. This technique is better for sweatpants instead of leggings, so you can test all the unique cover stitches. We will use the tape binder and decorate with the back side of the cover stitch. The pants are folded either with cover seams or knitted ribs with cover machine. Sew the border stitch with reverse decorative stitches – have a great method for it! Sewing channels for the waistband with a chain stitch (a bit more advanced, but fun). Then of course everything else that belongs to this project ie material selection, construction, overlock and sewing machine seams. 

The material package contains: Fabrics and accessories, everything you need..

What you need to bring: Nothing actually 😊 We make sure that everything is in place when you arrive. 

Material cost: 350 NOK.

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Time: Sunday 10.00-18.00

Teacher: Trevor Conquergood

Course language: English

Software Digitizer MBX – advanced: Build an embroidery from scratch – choosing underlay, stitch type and density. Thread – different kind of threads – when to use what? Color Matching Method. Choosing different kind of threads and needles. Public Embroidery and My Embroidery – how to find your embroidery, how to find built in embroidery and pictures. New functions in v. 5,5 – Basting Stitch Maker, Insert Graphic Marker, Elastic embossed fill, Color Photo Stitch. How do you digitize with Color Photo Stitch. Adjustment. Trace bitmap in Coral Draw. Animal fur, when to use manual and automatic, limitations, stich type, adjustments, where do you start. Lettering, what to think about for micro lettering and very large lettering. Needles and threads for micro embroidery lettering. Stitch Edit and more. 

What you need to bring: Computer with already installed Digitizer MBX v.5,5 

Material cost: 0 NOK.

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Time: Sunday 10.00-18.00

Teacher: Marie Eivik

Course language: Swedish

A dress to every occasion: A great dress deserves a place in the wardrobe. A-line dress is a classic that can be altered and sewn in many different ways so you can feel comfortable in the dress. The pattern can be changed in many ways so you will have a dress to every occasion. In the course we will sew from the basic pattern that fits your style. You can easily add personal details and decorations to the dress, so you will achieve a unique design. In the course you will learn great tips about seam choices, techniques, threads and needles. You will also be able to try different presser feet that will help you save time and achieve professional results. In addition, you will get to sew on the amazing Janome Memory Craft Horizon 9450QC sewing machine during the whole course.  

The material package contains: Svenska Mönster- dress pattern “Karolina 8-H-11”, fabric for the dress (different qualities), choice of color and pattern/design , lining fabric, matching zipper and buttons and thread.  

What you need to bring: Nothing! We make sure that everything is ready for you when the course starts.  

Material cost: 500 NOK.

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Time: Sunday 10.00-18.00

Teacher: WonderFil

Course language: English

All about thread for sewing: Get knowledge about threads and techniques that give you invaluable knowledge and open up new opportunities for you as a seamstress to achieve a successful sewing result regardless of whether you are quilting, painting with thread, embroidering or sewing. Learn about cotton, rayon, polyester and glitter threads, how to use them, which thread to what project, techniques to use in quilting, sewing and embroidery. Presentation of all various related tools such as Bobbinator, Wonderguard, Iron n Fuse, Rinse n Gone. 

The material package contains: Thread card, thread and fabric.

What you need to bring: Nothing. We will fix everything for you.

Material cost: 0 NOK.

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