classes

WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

The Institute of Imperfection is located in Central Bendigo opposite the stunning Lake Weerona.

 

Within walking distance are great cafes, motels and public transport. So should you want to attend our weekend workshops, everything you need for great time away is provided close by. There is parking available on site and disability access is possible. 

Our studio is an open, light filled space where your creativity can be unleashed to create beautiful unique pieces, be that clothing, toys or home furnishings. Everything you need to sew is provided - sewing machines, scissors, rulers, tape measures, pencils etc. * 
All you need to bring is your inspiration and your fabric. 

 

Classes are generally unstructured, so participants get to work on their own project at their own pace. The aim of our classes is to create an environment of social connection centred around creativity so there’s plenty of encouragement, fun and laughter whilst learning to make unique items that express your individuality.

COVID-19 

We ask that you bring your own scissors and pins during the pandemic restrictions to keep everyone safe.

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introduction to sewing

IntroDuction to Sewing

Looking to learn how to sew?

This is the perfect class for beginners.

Childrens Wear class

Learn to sew children's wear. A great way to start the journey of making clothes. A Five week course will give you a great introduction to basic sewing skills. 

Sewing Machines provided. 

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regular

classes

Our regular classes are where everyone can work on their own project at their own pace.

Kids Classes

Sewing Classes for kids age 8 years and up. Each child gets to work on their own project under the supervision of a teacher. A fun way to learn the essential skills of sewing.

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Principles

of Pattern

making

Intensive

A five day workshop. Learn to make customised patterns to your measurements.