Re-use – Denim Jeans

Re-use – Denim Jeans

Duration: 2 hours
Course ID: Re-use - Denim Jeans
Start Date: w/c 3 August 2020
Entry requirements: None
Course fees: Free
Please note: To ensure you have the relevant access to the online classroom, please complete your enrolment 4 days prior to the start date

Course aim

To reduce waste and landfill and save money by gaining some basic knowledge and understanding of how to reuse garments and textile items to create a simple bag, sewing by hand or using the sewing machine.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements

Qualifications and assessment

This course uses RARPA as its method of assessment. 

RARPA stands for Recognising and Recording Progress and Achievement which is the process of assessment for non-accredited learning. It is a means of validating the outcomes of programmes which do not result in qualifications. RARPA is a five stage process which measures and records learners’ progress, achievements and attendance.

Course content

How to cut up a pair of jeans to create components for a simple bag

How to set up a sewing machine to sew denim

How to construct a simple bag following a step by step process, sewing by hand and using the sewing machine

Where can it lead?

We hope that this workshop has inspired you to try something new. We offer a number of sewing courses which will help you to develop your skills and knowledge further.

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