Events

Jo Joof’s Art Club

We are delighted to have local illustrator Jo Joof joining us at Millie Moon.

Jo will be hosting a Drawing and Painting session in her own unique style every Monday.  Join Jo for a fun approach to drawing and painting. No experience or skill needed and definitely no still life!

Jo will be running adult workshops (16+) starting on Mondays 11-1pm

Different themes each week.

Sessions are £15 each, or you can book  3 for £36

Includes all materials used on the day and refreshments

Starts Monday 12 August 2019

 

 

Teach me to sew, learn the basics of machine sewing

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 tote bag.

All materials are included in this class.

Get the most from your Overlocker (private tuition)

Overlocker machines are designed for sewing stretch/knit fabrics, but are also great for getting neat and professional looking edge finishes in home dressmaking/sewing.

Have an overlocker you haven’t got to grips with or thinking of investing in an overlocker? Look no further…

1-1 class covers threading your overlocker, settings, functions and troubleshooting. Practice and take home a set of samples of what your machine can do and learn a few tricks along the way.

Includes 3 and 4 thread overlocking, use of the differential feed, rolled hems, flatlocking and more.

MORE Day time and Evening 1-1 classes available, email us for availability

 

 

Make Baby ‘bloomers’ nappy pants

How cute are these? Join Anna and learn how to make the cutest little bloomers for baby.

Basic machine skills needed

 

All materials are included

 

Jo Joof’s Art Club

We are delighted to have local illustrator Jo Joof joining us at Millie Moon.

Jo will be hosting a Drawing and Painting session in her own unique style every Monday.  Join Jo for a fun approach to drawing and painting. No experience or skill needed and definitely no still life!

Jo will be running adult workshops (16+) starting on Mondays 11-1pm

Different themes each week.

Sessions are £15 each, or you can book  3 for £36

Includes all materials used on the day and refreshments

Starts Monday 12 August 2019

 

 

Flossy Teacake Caravan Workshop

Join us for a day with Flossy teacake making fabric Carvans

Be inspired by the original ceramic works of flossy teacake and create your own 3D fabric caravan.

Choose to make either a round or a square shape caravan and delve into the fabrics, ribbons and lace for colours and patterns to use,

Flossy will teach you how to build your supportive structure and alter fabrics using bondaweb to create a textile collage. Traditional appliqué and embellishment techniques will be combined with using fabric pens and produce a distinctive flossy styled design.

Includes all materials and refreshments, including lunch.

Early Bird Discount!! book by 1st August

 

Skill share sessions- Zips & Buttonholes

Why is everyone scared of inserting concealed zips and sewing machine buttonholes?!

Set aside a couple of hours to practice these sewing essentials and leave with your own samples of the techniques and clear photographic notes to refer to.

You’re welcome to bring your own machine, please check you have buttonhole and double sided/adjustable zip feet attachments. Workshop suitable for beginners or those needing a refresher class.

£25 per person

all materials included

basic sewing machine skills required

 

Part of the master class series book all 4 for £90

 

Jo Joof’s Art Club

We are delighted to have local illustrator Jo Joof joining us at Millie Moon.

Jo will be hosting a Drawing and Painting session in her own unique style every Monday.  Join Jo for a fun approach to drawing and painting. No experience or skill needed and definitely no still life!

Jo will be running adult workshops (16+) starting on Mondays 11-1pm

Different themes each week.

Sessions are £15 each, or you can book  3 for £36

Includes all materials used on the day and refreshments

Starts Monday 12 August 2019

 

 

Advanced quilting and patchwork evening class

This Popular 6 week evening class with Caroline is a great next step from the beginners patchwork and quilting workshop.

Caroline is a very experienced quilter who has been teaching here at Millie Moon for 10 years and has made 100s of quilts for herself, family, friends and customers. She has also exhibited quilts.

The 6 week class covers:

measuring, cutting, piecing and quilting.

You make a completed quilt in the 6 weeks.

4 fat quarters included to get you started

Special offers for Anna dressmaking Club

**NEW** DRESSMAKING CLUB WITH ANNA VICKERY

New for the Autumn, Anna is starting a dressmaking club

These session will be held on the 2nd Tuesday of every month 10-1pm

You can bring any dressmaking project to work on or choose one of Anna’s project sheets to get you going.

 

1 session £30 or book 3 sessions for £75