Events

Beginners christmas hand embroidery

Suitable for beginners, this hand embroidery workshop teaches you the basic stitches. Done in red work which looks classically festive you will be given the opportunity to make 4 tree decorations. Depending on skill level, one or two will be completed during the workshop with the others for you to take home and complete.

JO JOOF hosts…Jennie Maizels Sketchbook club

New for september 2018 we are delighted to have local illustrator Jo Joof joining us at Millie Moon, hosting the JENNIE MAIZELS SKETCHBOOK CLUB

Jo will be running 1 off workshops on a Saturday morning once a month. £15 per session or 3 for £36

This class is suitable for kids (8+) and adults

All materials included

 

 

Jo will also be running a six week block of workshops on a Friday morning.

The course will cover a variety of techniques and challenges and of for adults only.

NEW – make a tea cosy

Join Fromemaid Vicki in this new workshop to make a “Tea Cosy”

Need some inspiration? This new workshop is great for those that can use a machine but not sure what to make next.

includes all fabrics

 

Jo Joof hosts…Jennie Maizels Sketchbook Club – 6 week

we are delighted to have local illustrator Jo Joof joining us at Millie Moon. Jo will be hosting the “Jennie Maizels Sketchbook club”

Jo will be running a six week block of workshops starting on Friday 16th November  11-1pm

The course will cover a variety of techniques and challenges

All materials will be included as well as a sketchbook and art materials to keep.

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

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

make leggings in either a size 6-9 months or 12-18months

Christmas Freemotion Embroidery (Advanced)

For those of you that have done machine Freemotion embroidery before, this class is for you. Angela will take you through more techniques to improve those skills and make beautiful Christmas decorations.

Beginners Free Motion Embroidery

Free-motion Embroidery is the skill of using your sewing machine to draw. It is used for decorating and embellishing your sewing projects and can be very addictive. You’ve been warned!

This is the first of the new monthly club and is a beginners/refresher session.
In this class you will learn how to set up your machine for free-motion, you will learn about the tools and materials and work through a range of exercises to demonstrate different techniques. You will get the also get the chance to work on your own design for a final piece.

This session : All materials included £55

future club sessions  £30 3 hours 

Angela says come with an ‘open mind’. You will develop a skill every  month. Angela will teach at the beginning of the class and then its up to you to push and experiment with the skill.

  • Threads and some materials included.
  • Please make sure you leave a contact number where you can easily be reached so Angela can let you know what is needed before club.
  • Project briefs can be available for those who would like.

Note::

you must have completed the beginners workshop before you can join any future club sessions 

 

 

Reusable lunch bags- working with oil cloth

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

Great gift idea!

Make a 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 or need to add another layer

Teens with machine experience welcome

 

basic machine skills needed