Saturday morning Sew-cial

Casual sewing sessions

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Already know how to sew, but would like a bit of help, advice, motivaion or company when sewing your next project. These enjoyable and relaxed workshops are not structured, but there will always be help available when you are unsure of your next step.

Saturday Morning Sew-cials provide you the opportunity to sew every Saturday or just the weeks when you can make it. Just book a space on the weeks when you want to sew. There are eight spaces available. There are basic sewing machines and overlockers to use or you can bring your own. There is also plenty of room to cut out. 

B.Y.O projects and cotton.

Set aside some time for you to be creative and get inspired by what others are making.

Nicola Mathieson is a talented and award winning seamstress. She has a vast fashion experience having tailored wedding and bridesmaid dresses for many years. For her sewing is a fun, social, practical and functional activity to share with others. Her focus is on teaching the sewing skills to make fashionable and wearable clothes to flatter every body type.

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What you will learn
  • Access to guidance or advice with your sewing endeavour.
  • Be inspired by the creativity of others.
  • Learn tips and strategies from each other as you progress on your own projects .
What you will get
  • Enjoy your sewing in the company of others.
  • Use of our sewing machines, overlockers, scissors and space during the sessions.
  • Tea and coffee are provided as well as access to a fridge and microwave.

What to bring
  • Bring your own project, fabric and cotton,
  • You may bring your own machine if you’d like, but we do have basic machines for you to use at Metro Art Dept.
What to wear


Appropriate for

These relaxed sessions are for people who can already sew, but can use the occasional tip.

Refund & Cancellation Policy

All booking withdrawal requests for our courses must be made in writing to metroartdept@gmail.com

Requests for transfer of booking or full refunds must be at least 48 hours before course commencing. Booking withdrawals made within the 48hrs prior to commencement will be non-refundable, except for exceptional circumstances judged at our discretion. No refunds will be given for withdrawal after the course begins.

We understand that things happen and due to unforseen circumstances you may have to miss a session in multiple session workshop. Missed classes will not be refunded. Provisions can be made to catch up on content missed.

We reserve the right to cancel classes/courses due to minimum numbers. Notification of cancellations will be as soon as possible and usually be sent at least 48 hours beforehand. Under these circumstances a transfer or full refund will be fulfilled on our behalf

If for unforseen circumstances one class/session, from a course, needs to rescheduled/cancelled we will endeavour to seek a satisfactory resolution of another session provided or appropriate reimbursement.

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Terms & Conditions

By accepting the terms and finalising payment you agree to the following terms. The person who makes the booking does so on behalf of the individuals attending.

Bookings are allocated upon receipt of full payment of the listed price.

Payment card through the WeTeachMe booking set-up is through a secure payment service. We do not gather or retain any card details.

For the benefit of everyone participating in the course we ask that you attend all of the sessions, when possible, and arrive on time and prepared.

At Metro Art Dept we value a safe, respectful and collaborative learning environment for the benefit of all of our customers and instructors. To satisfy such, we reserve the right to refuse service/entry to anyone not meeting acceptable standards.

If you have any disability or medical condition that requires us to make special requirements, please email us at least 5 days prior to the course commencing.

In participating in the classes you are accepting that you may be photographed as part of documentation or for advertising purposes. If you do not want to be photographed or would like a particular image removed from advertising please contact us via email.

Filming or photographing the contents of the classes is not permitted without our prior consent.

Any resources supplied as part of the courses are for your use only and are not to be reproduced unless permission is granted.

We provide the basics of tea and coffee, however we don’t cater to all the possibilities of this. You will need to provide your own additional products to satisfy any specific dietary requirements with access to a fridge and microwave.

We provide the course that is advertised. Outcomes can be directly affected by the input of the customer. If you feel that the course did not meet your expectations then please contact us via email for a possible resolution.

You will be responsible for the care of belongings brought to the workshop. We do not accept responsibility for possessions or other items brought to the workshop by you.

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03 December 2019 • Saturday morning Sew-cial

Loved my three hours with Nicki and Paul. Got some great advice on my project and enjoyed chatting. I will definitely be going back to the Saturday morning ’sewcial’ . What a great way to relax after s busy week!