The Modern Approach Sewing School directed by Janet Moville offers a wide range of sewing classes and courses in Preston including dressmaking, tailoring, pattern fitting, bridal wear, lingerie, designer bags, soft furnishings and computer embroidery. The school provides a mixture of scheduled sewing classes, one and half day sewing courses and mini breaks, all in an informal, friendly atmosphere.
Sewing classes are a combination of demonstration, explanation and tuition, allowing students to experience the emphasis of practical hands-on work.
Small classes, outstanding facilities and one to one tuition cater for all levels of ability for those wishing to develop and improve their sewing skills.
You will learn vital sewing techniques and gain in-depth knowledge to help you produce your own professionally tailored clothing, soft furnishings and accessories.
Janet Moville is the founder of the school with over forty years experience, having sewn since childhood. Her down to earth approach will put you instantly at ease.
Classes offer professional tuition at affordable prices.
Meet Laura Baron who joined a weekly class just a few weeks ago and had never used a sewing machine before. Laura soon got to grips by familiarising herself with threading the machine and learning how to select the correct […]
Our pattern fitting workshop in November will teach you how to get that perfect fit! Bring along a pattern to the pattern fitting workshop for a blouse, top, skirt, dress or jacket. Learn how to alter the pattern to your […]
Struggling with your new overlocker and need some tuition? Join us this Saturday for a confidence boosting session that will put you back on track. We’ll cover threading, tension problems, practical applications such as elastic application and collar and cuff […]
Meet our young students who had the opportunity to attend some of our daytime classes during the summer holidays. Sisters Grace and Evie completed a number of projects during their two morning sessions and are pictured here showcasing their favourite. […]