Events

Beginners Dressmaking with paper patterns

Popular 6 week evening class, working at your own pace in a small group make a garment from a paper pattern.

Bring along your choice of paper pattern and material (we’re happy to advise and don’t forget to collect loyalty card stamps on materials purchased.) Suitable for beginners and progressing dressmakers.

Learn as you go, everything from measuring, laying out and cutting to constructing, altering and finishing your garment. Get to know the rest of your group and learn from what they are doing too – previous items made on evening classes include day and evening dresses, childrenswear, pyjamas, skirts, bags, mens shirts, waistcoats and jackets – what do you fancy making?

 

Runs 6-8pm on tuesdays from 31 July to 4th Sept 2018

 

Make Baby leggings

Join dressmaking tutor Anna Vickery and learn how to work with stretch jersey fabric and make a cute pair of baby leggings. Anna will show you how to sew jersey with a traditional sewing machine and an overlocker.

All materials included

 

Quilting Master Class – How to do straight line Quilting

As part of Kelly’s 3 week masterclass in patchwork and quilting, you can learn how to cut, piece, quit and bind so you can make your own quilts.

join in just one class £25 or £65 for all of the classes.

This booking is for the session 2 – quilting

Session 1 – cutting and piecing

session 2 – straight line quilting

Session 3 – binding and finishing

 

Quilting Master Class – how to do cutting and piecing

As part of Kelly’s 3 week masterclass in patchwork and quilting, you will learn how to cut, piece, quilt and bind so you can go on and make your own quilts.

You can do just one class £25 or book all 3 for £65.

This booking is for the week 1 cutting and piecing only.

 

session 1 – cutting and piecing patchwork

session  2 – Straight Line Quilting

session  3 – Binding and finishing

 

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

NEW- Reusable lunch bags

Join Vickie and learn how to work with oil cloth to create a reusable lunch bag. Great for a stylish way to take your lunch to work or school!

Choose from Millie Moon fabrics

 

NEW – Back to school PE Bags

Join Vickie with this new workshop. perfect to get the kids ready to go back to school.  Cute PE bags in a choice of millie moon fabrics with Drawstrings

All materials included

refreshments provided

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

 

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

 

BishBashBosh Bags with Fromemaid

Handbag never big enough? Keep forgetting those shopping bags? Or just need somewhere to keep those hoover parts?

This bag is practical and stylish and very generous in size

Join Fromemaid Vickie and make these fab bags in this workshop

All materials included