Visit us from Newport

The Make Spot is so close to Newport we are ideal for all your sewing needs.

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Visit us from Newport

Welcome to The Make Spot: Newport’s Gateway to the Art of Sewing

Your Sewing Lessons Await Just a Short Trip Away from Newport

Situated in the quaint village of Portskewett, between Newport and Chepstow, The Make Spot is a creative haven that’s just a stone’s throw away from Newport. Our studio is not only a place to master the craft of sewing; it's a community where the threads of creativity and camaraderie are woven together. For Newport residents looking to explore the world of fabrics and patterns, The Make Spot offers a unique, nearby opportunity for sewing lessons, courses and workshops.

Why Newport Sewers Love The Make Spot

  1. Conveniently Located: Just a short drive from Newport, our studio is perfectly positioned for those seeking a creative escape without the long commute.
  2. Community Feel: We cherish the sense of community that comes with our Newport students. Our welcoming atmosphere is ideal for learning, sharing, and creating together.
  3. State-of-the-Art Facilities: Our Portskewett studio is outfitted with the latest sewing equipment and offers a comfortable, inspiring environment for all skill levels.
  4. Personalised Learning Experience: With a focus on individual progress, our courses are designed to cater to the unique needs and interests of each student, including those from Newport.
  5. Diverse Course Offerings: Whether you’re a beginner, intermediate, or looking for specialised workshops, our range of classes ensures there's something for every Newport resident.

Courses Just for You

  • Beginner’s Sewing: A perfect start for those in Newport new to the craft, with a focus on the fundamentals of sewing in a supportive environment.
  • Intermediate Sewing: Elevate your skills with advanced techniques and projects, ideal for Newport sewers looking to expand their abilities.
  • Children's Sewing Classes: A short trip from Newport for a fun, educational experience that nurtures creativity in young minds.
  • Special Workshops: Unique sessions that are worth the journey from Newport, featuring guest instructors and special projects.

Easily Accessible from Newport

Our studio in Portskewett is a convenient and delightful destination for Newport residents passionate about sewing who want sewing classes, lessons or workshops.

Join Us from Newport

At The Make Spot, we're excited to welcome our neighbours from Newport into our sewing family. Whether you’re seeking to learn a new skill, embark on creative projects, or join a community of like-minded individuals, we’re here to support and inspire you every stitch of the way.

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Main Road, Portskewett, Monmouthshire NP26 5SA

Telephone 01291343133

Studio Hours
When you book your sewing course, event or workshop which will contain the hours each individual session is running. If you wish to collect an order of fabric or other goods, please contact us to arrange pickup at a convenient time.

Please note: We do not offer a drop in service.