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

Covid 19 update

Unfortunately, classes have had to temporarily close due to the latest national lockdown. I will keep the site updated as the situation changes. 
Contact me directly to arrange a Zoom online session through the contact link. 

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

Join our Saturday workshop in October

Join our  Saturday workshop in October

Our next one day Saturday workshop on 24 October is ideal for those who can’t commit to a regular weekly class. We have limited spaces so hurry to book your place today!         Located at our new custom built […]

Lockdown Sewing

Lockdown Sewing

Read Rachelā€™s account of her experience during lockdown I think it’s safe to say that these last couple of months have been challenging for most of us.Ā  So it’s heartwarming to hear how Rachel, one of my regular weekly students […]

September Sewing courses now enrolling!

September Sewing courses now enrolling!

After all the summer activities, its good to Ā focus our minds Ā on a new challenge. Our September sewing courses are an ideal way to fulfil your ambitions or improve an existing skill. Either way, our September sewing coursesĀ have something to suit everyone!

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.