Beginner Sewing with Sonny and Scout - Newcastle (City) Library

Wednesday 8 May | Wednesday 15 May | Wednesday 22 May | Wednesday 29 May 2024
2 days from now
6 - 7:30pm
1 hour 30 minutes per session
Come along to learn the fundamentals (and the fun) of sewing! In this Beginner level workshop series, over four Wednesday evenings, you will learn:
  • How to thread, use and care for a sewing machine and understand more about fabric
  • Straight, zig zag and buttonhole stitches
  • Cutting out, sewing seams, and stitching hems
  • Deciphering sewing patterns including fabric requirements and pattern layout
  • Filling bobbins, changing needles and basic machine maintenance

Most fabrics and tools supplied. Sewing machines will also be available for everyone to use, however if you have your own and would like to learn on that then please bring it along!

  • Wednesday 8 May, 6 - 7:30pm
  • Wednesday 15 May, 6 - 7:30pm
  • Wednesday 22 May, 6 - 7:30pm
  • Wednesday 29 May, 6 - 7:30pm
Presented by Sonny and Scout

Ages: 16+

Cost: $140 for a 4-week program.

Bookings Essential. Please note: all bookings are handled by Sonny and Scout, for any booking enquiries please contact them via the event listing page.

If you have any access or inclusion needs, please email
Additional ticket and processing fees apply.


Newcastle Library
15 Laman Street