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2021 Sewing Classes – BOOK NOW!

Friday, January 8th, 2021

Happy New Year for 2021!

We are excited to start our term 1 sewing classes from Monday 1st Feb 2021.

If you would like to learn to sew, develop your sewing skills, meet new people, be creative and have fun – We would love to welcome you into our sewing school! BOOK NOW – CLICK HERE!

Or if you’re not able to join us in person at Rosewood Cottage in Mount Duneed VIC Australia, we have some fantastic Online Sewing Courses so you can follow along and learn in the comfort of your own home.

We look forward to teaching you how to sew and develop your sewing skills in 2021!

Maree & Jacqueline Pigdon

Happy Sewing,

For more information contact:
Maree Pigdon Sewing Centre
M: +61 (0)447744776
E: [email protected]

We are open!

Saturday, August 1st, 2020

Sewing classes ARE going ahead next week, starting from Monday 3rd August 2020.

Regarding the new COVID-19 restrictions, we called the COVID-19 hotline and had confirmation that yes, we are permitted to stay open.

We will follow the COVID-19 regulations as follows:

- Social distancing of 1.5mts

- All staff and students to wear a mask

- We will check your temperature upon arrival

- We ask you to either wash your hands with warm soapy water in the bathroom or use our hand sanitizer.

- The sewing machines are also positioned 1.5mts apart

- Please stay at home if you have any symptoms or have been tested for COVID-19 and are waiting for your results.

If you would like to make a mask in class, I have the pattern and instructions. You need to bring the following:

Fabric quantity per mask:

Bring your scraps or approx.

X3 squares of fabric, width 7 inches, length 18 inches (18cm x 46cm) for the large size.

Fabric type:

Closely woven e.g. patchwork fabrics, sheeting or equivalent.

TIP ??? bring one colour or co-ordinating fabrics

Elastic is available to purchase in class.

If you bring vilene, you can also copy the pattern in class.

If you don???t wish to make a mask, please bring your sewing project as usual.

If you have any questions just let us know, otherwise we look forward to seeing you in your sewing class next week.

Happy sewing,


M: 0447744776

Sewing Classes, Courses, Workshops & More in 2020!

Tuesday, December 17th, 2019

We had a fantastic end to our 2019 year of sewing here at Rosewood Cottage Mount Duneed with lots of Christmas parties in the Rose room! We look forward to an amazing line up of sewing classes in 2020!


We have beginner, intermediate and advanced sewing classes and courses for kids and adults aged 8 to 88!

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We have specialty workshops including ‘How to Love your Overlocker!’

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And our popular fabric buying bus trips from Geelong to Melbourne.


Here are the dates:

General Sewing Classes start in term 1 from Monday 3rd February 2020 and run for 8 weeks.

Beginner Weekend Workshops – next class is Saturday 7th & 14th March 2020.

Learn to Love Your Overlocker – Workshop No.1 – Saturday 28th March 2020.

Flatlocking – Overlocking Workshop No.2 – Sunday 29th March 2020.

Kids January School Holiday Program runs from Monday 13th to Thursday 16th January 2020.

Kids Term 1 after school sewing lessons start from 3rd February 2020.

Fabric Buying Bus Trip – 29th Feb, 12th Sep and 21st November 2020.

If you would like to book one of the above classes please do so asap as positions fill fast and we don’t want you to miss out!

Our sewing classes are taught in a friendly, professional and uplifting environment.

We look forward to welcoming you into our sewing school!

Happy Sewing,

For more information contact:
Maree Pigdon Sewing Centre
M: +61 (0)447744776
E: [email protected]