"The intellect always cuts and divides like a pair of scissors. The heart sews things together and unites like a needle. The tailor uses both."
Beginner sewing class
For those who never touched a sewing machine but dream of cutting and sewing their own clothes, this course is the first step. Students learn how to use both a professional and a household sewing machine, and basic sewing techniques.
Advanced sewing class
Experienced students can improve their skills in this class and work on different projects.
Our partner SOFFA has moved in with professional training for all levels, producing on orders and employment prospects.
(Summer Term 2018-2019)
SOFFA - Social Fashion Factory is a social cooperative work integration factory providing vocational training & employment in eco-sustainable fashion design and production.
SOFFA vocational training production programs in sewing, pattern making and fashion design presents unskilled beneficiaries with learning opportunities and skilled beneficiaries with job opportunities breaking through the labor market and cultural barriers experienced by these populations.
Learn more on their website