Introducing basic clothes making techniques using the sewing machine. Learn how to sew seams, zips, waist facings and hems and other processes used in making a simple skirt. Basic materials included. You will learn how to achieve a professional finish through making fabric samples of various methods for seams, zips, waist facings and hems. Skills can also be developed through practising on a skirt sample for which the tutor will supply the pattern. For beginners and students from previous City Lit sewing courses. This is an introductory course in which students can learn the basic sewing machine skills and sewing techniques used in sewing for a skirt.