‘Mend & Make New’ courses for Spring 2010

6 February – Revamp your wardrobe

Introduction to the art of revamping new from old. Bring some items from your wardrobe and learn to ‘revamp’ them into accessories and simple garments.

20 February – Basic alterations

Introduction into dressmaking basics including repair, replacing zips and altering your own ill-fitting clothes.

5 March – Recycle your clothes into a bag

Create a durable and wearable bag from your old clothes and fabric.

Places are limited so early booking at the Duchy Square Centre is advised.

All courses are run by Lucie Ponsford who trained as a costume designer in London and worked at the English National Opera before moving down to Devon.