m: 07572 544 623 e: enquiries@sewjanetmoville.co.uk

Covid 19 update

Thankfully, classes can re-commence starting Tuesday 13 April 2021. Weekly classes on Tuesday morning and evening and also on Thursday mornings, afternoons and evenings. Select links for more details.  
The next one day course will be a Saturday workshop on 17 April.

You will be able to cover a subject of your own choice, including sewing for beginners and Overlocking basics

kind regards,

Janet Moville, founder of the Modern Approach Sewing School 

The Modern Approach Sewing School directed by Janet Moville offers a wide range of sewing classes and courses from our brand new custom built studio in Farington.

Courses include 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.

Janet advising student Heather

Janet advising student Heather

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.

Julia working on her blouse project

Julia working on her blouse project

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 modern approach sewing 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.

Tuesday morning class at our Farington studio

Tuesday morning class at our Farington studio

2017 brought some exciting new changes with the re-location to a brand new purpose built Sewing Studio in Farington, Leyland allowing the opportunity to offer a greater variety of classes to suit all ages, abilities and incomes.

Studio entrance of the modern approach sewing school

The single storey studio in Stevenson Ave, Farington, Leyland has ample free parking right outside the door and is a superb location in which to improve sewing skills.

We look forward to seeing you at the new studio soon!

Sewing machine area at the modern approach sewing school

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Our First Post Lockdown Saturday Workshop!

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Join our  Saturday workshop in June

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Great Gift Ideas!

Great Gift Ideas!

Looking for an ideal gift idea? Look no further. Our courses and workshops make great gift ideas any time of year! Half day, full day, private tuition or a regular weekly class mean there is something to suit all levels and budgets and arranging it couldn’t be simpler.