Art, Design and Fashion

Sewing Bee Part-time

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

This next class will start in September and will run for 10 weeks on a Tuesday evening 6.00pm-8.00pm. We offer this course three times a year September, January and April.

Entry requirements

A general interest in sewing, this course is suitable for beginners.

You will achieve

There is no qualification with this course.

Last updated: 12th June 2019

Course overview

Immerse yourself in your creativity and discover the joy of sewing with this course. Learn to machine sew, develop your skills and feel a sense of achievement when you take home an original creation. This practical sewing course will familiarise you with the basics of sewing, helping you to build your confidence with a sewing machine. You will get the chance to make an item of clothing from pattern cutting to the finished product.

Course content

Each course of the Barnsley Sewing Bee will have 4 weeks of learning basic sewing machine skills and a range of techniques from seams, to zips, to buttons and more. The remaining 4 weeks will give you the freedom to use these skills to make whatever you like whether it be a fashionable top, a quirky bag or some soft home décor.

What equipment will I need?

All equipment will be provided.

Where will I study?

Old Mill Lane campus
Church Street
S70 2AX

How much does the course cost?

Course fees: £150 Full Fee Payable.

Extra information

Full Fee Payable

If the course is listed as full fee payable, you will have to pay for the course.

Contact the Information Unit

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email

Additional Learning Support

Our Additional Learning Support team can provide you with the support you need. Please contact them on +44 (0)1226 216 769.


Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Sewing Bee Part-time