Beginners Machine Sewing £30
- Saturday October 10th 10:30-1
- Thursday November 12th 10:30-1
- Saturday December 12th 10:30-1
Learn to use a sewing machine while making a tote bag with one of our gorgeous range of fabrics. We will cover threading the machine, the basic straight and zig zag stitch and some problem solving and troubleshooting. Suitable for complete beginners. All materials are included for the Beginner’s Sewing course, as well as the use of our Janome 3-18 sewing machines.
Make a Frame Purse £30
- Thursday November 5th 10:30-1
- Saturday November 28th 2-4:30
In this workshop, we will create a beautifully finished 6” frame purse. We will cover how to draft your own pattern which will then be used to make your purse with a silver or antique bronze frame. Basic machine skills are required. The purse frame is included in the cost of the workshop but you will need to bring 2 fat quarters of fabric – one for the outside of the purse and one for the lining. These make great gifts!
Introduction to Machine Patchwork and Quilting £30
- Saturday October 31st 10-1
- Saturday November 28th 10-1
In this class we will cover the basic skills you will need to make your own patchwork quilts. Over the 3 hours, we will piece a basic mini quilt top, then layer it up, quilt and bind it leaving you with a small piece of completed wall art to take home with you. You will then be able to use the skills that you have practiced to make cot quilts, lap quilts and beyond… Suitable for those who can confidently sew in straight lines. All materials are included for this workshop, as well as the use of our Janome 3-18 Sewing Machines.
Sewn Christmas Decorations £30
- Saturday November 21st 10:30-1
- Thursday December 3rd 10:30-1
Learn and use a range of sewing skills to create a collection of decorations to jazz up your tree. You can choose from a selection of different styles covering skills including applique, embellishment with ribbon and beads, foundation paper piecing and more. Basic machine sewing skills are required.
We will provide a selection of fabric scraps to work with or why not bring some to coordinate with your own décor?
Advent Stocking Bunting £45
- Sunday November 8th 11-3:30
- Sunday November 22nd 11-3:30
Prepare for the festive countdown by creating your own advent bunting. A mini stocking that can be filled with chocolate or small presents represents each day and these can be hung on a length or ribbon or displayed individually. There are 2 styles of stocking to choose from; a fun, red and green featuring Santa’s and snowmen or an elegant red and cream Scandinavian inspired design. This class includes materials worth over £15 as well as use of our sewing machines. Basic machine sewing skills are required. You will need to bring a packed lunch.
Christmas Table Runner £45
- Sunday November 15th 11-3:30
- Sunday December 6th 11-3:30
Craft a Scandinavian inspired patchwork piece featuring patchwork stars and a large applique snowflake. It can be used as a table runner or a horizontal or vertical piece of art depending on your choice of layout. You will learn how to create patchwork stars using flying geese units and how to do fusible web appliqué. The piece will then be quilted and bound. All materials are provided. You should be a reasonably confident sewer to attend this class. If you are unsure, please speak to us before booking. You will need to bring a packed lunch.