Frequently Asked Questions:
How much do the classes cost?
Classes run for 2 hours each week for 6 weeks and cost
$265 per person for
a 2 person shared class or $460 for personalised “one on
Wouldn’t it be cheaper to attend a bigger
class at a college or craft shop?
Yes it would be cheaper! Larger class environments
provide a good service, but the great benefit of our small classes is
that you receive very personal attention and you can learn in ways that
work for you. Also, you are very productive in class, as you do
not need to wait for the teacher to get around the whole group to help
You learn more, in less time, making our classes better value for money!
When are the classes held?
Classes can be scheduled at times to suit you. Janet is available
at any time during the day and in the evenings, Monday to Friday. Please contact me to arrange a time that works for
Why should I take formal classes?
Can’t I teach myself?
You certainly can teach yourself but you will learn much faster and
better in a class environment. If you teach yourself, you may not
know where to start, or not learn the best techniques to avoid problems
with your sewing. Why not read some of my students’ comments here to see how they benefitted from
Why are your classes so small?
By teaching only 1 or 2 people at a time I can ensure that the classes
are tailored to your needs and learning style. You learn exactly
what you want to learn and in a way that works well for you. The
result is a better learning experience for you and your sewing skills
will grow very quickly.
I don’t own a sewing machine – can you
Yes! I have sewing machines for you to use during your
classes. I can also help you choose a machine that will
suit your needs and budget.