Events

Make appliqué Bunting

Who doesn’t need a bit of bunting, anytime of the year? This bunting workshop covers the basics to make beautiful bunting whether for parties, the garden, the house or even for xmas and add appliqué to personalise or send a message

All fabrics included

suitable for 11 years+ to adults with machine experience

 

Make an Autumn cape

Dressmaker Anna Vickery takes you through the step to make this lovely Cape in a day. The lined cape with button fastening is perfect for popping over your shoulders on a cool evening when you don’t want to take a coat.

 

Bring you own fabrics

basic machine skills needed

 

Introduction to English Paper Piecing

How about trying a bit of  traditional hand quilting. Using the English paper piecing method create a hexagonal flower to appliqué onto a bag

Bring your own materials

 

 

Zipped pencil case/ bags

Learn how to make a handy zipped pouch. Whether for your pens, sewing kit, makeup, jewellery these handy little storage bags are fun to make. The workshop shows you all the techniques, including how to put in a zip.

All materials included

age 11 years + to adults

machine experience necessary

Teach me to sew

A class designed for complete beginners – if you’ve just acquired a new sewing machine and want to learn more about it, or if you would start sewing from the very beginning then this class is for you. You will learn to wind a bobbin, thread and how to set up your machine ready for sewing. You will go through a series of exercises to gain confidence and to perfect your skills before making a simple envelop cushion cover. All materials are included in this class.

Marvellous Medal pins

Do you know someone that deserves a medal? family, friend, birthday, hen do?

Join Angela and have a go at making these wonderful medal pins.

all materials included

age 9 years + Adults

Applique Notebook Covers

Join Craftival for a workshop that allows you to be creative as well as learning the technique of appliqué.

All materials and refreshments included

How to use Stretch fabrics

Join dressmaker Anna Vickery for an masterclass in working with stretch fabrics.

This 2 hour class will allow you to feel happy working tricky fabrics such as jersey

*Part of the Dressmaking masterclass series starting 22nd August

Bring your own fabrics

basic sewing machine skill required

Make a Kimono top

Join dressmaking tutor Anna Vickery and make a Kimono style top

Bring your own materials

Price includes use of machines and refreshments

Beginners hand embroidery

This beginners class is great for those wishing to learn hand embroidery. Tutor Paula will take you through the different stitches, to create different styles and patterns. A great class for those wishing to pick up a hobby that can be transported easily or want to personalise their projects.

All materials and refreshments included.