L3 Practical Sewing Skills

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms C. Power

Recommended Prior Learning


This practical sewing subject is for students who want to work in a group or on their own, to sew different clothing and non-wearable items.  We will be making items likes quilts, applied design, embroidery, applique, printing fabric and creating a ball or evening wear garment. You learn how pattern draft your own garment to ensure a perfect fit.  You could include a cultural aspect to the items you make, create a series of clothing for your own style and label or maybe make your ball dress. This could be a top, skirt, trousers, or a dress. You will be able to incorporate your cultural identity if you choose. 

Come and enjoy the opportunity to develop your sewing skills. 

Learning Areas:


Career Pathways

Patternmaker, Tailor/Dressmaker, Sewing Machinist

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$90 for materials