Events

Quilted cushion covers

Join Kelly as she takes you step by step through how to make a quilted patchwork cushion cover to create something unique for your home or to give as a gift.

Basic machine skills needed

all materials included

 

 

master class in patchwork and quilting

Join Kelly for a 3 week masterclass in patchwork and quilting. During this class you will cover the following:

session 1 14/7/18 – cutting and piecing patchwork   10.30-12.30pm

session 2 14/7/18- straight line quilting  2-4pmpm

session 3 11/8/18 -quilt binding 10.30-12.30pm

each class can also be booked separately

Dressmaking – 50s style Skirts

Make a fab 50s style skirt in a day, using just your measurements – no paper pattern required!

Intermediate level – please be able to thread a sewing machine and sew a straight line.

Learn how to draught straight onto cloth and sew waistbands, seams, hems and depending on which style you choose gathers, pleats, pockets or a concealed zip……

Once you’ve mastered this patternless ’freehand’ cutting technique you’ll be able to go on to make more skirts in any size or length at home.

all materials included

Quilting master class – House Block

Join Kelly for a masterclass in patchwork and quilting. During this class you will learn how to cut and construct house quilt blocks

all materials included

 

Indian block printing

Ever fancied having a go at printing your own fabric? Then here’s your chance! Join @Fromemaid Vickie for this mini taster session.

Using the most beautiful hand carved wooden blocks from India you will get to experiment with fabric paints before coming up with a design to create your final piece either decorating a plain tote bag or printing a piece of card that could be turned into anything you like!

£10 per person All ages from 8+

 

Quilting master class – Flying geese block

Join Kelly for a masterclass in patchwork and quilting. During this class you will learn how to cut and construct flying geese quilt blocks

all materials included

 

Teens 11+ Teach me to use a sewing machine

A sewing class designed for Teens.  Learn how to wind a bobbin, thread and set up your machine ready for sewing before working through a series of exercises to gain confidence and control over your machine. You will make and decorate a shoulder bag.

All materials are included in this class.

age 11+

make a drum lampshade

This fun easy workshop is prefect for those that can’t sew. Make your own lampshade in a choice of millie moon fabrics. You will be taken through step by step to create your own stunning 30cm drum lampshade.

All materials included

Suitable for total beginners, no sewing involved!