Classes & Workshops

July 2020

August 2020

  • Beginners sewing day
    Saturday 01/08/2020 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Learn to sew in just 1 day in this fun sewing class and make a lovely bag or cushion (projects vary)

  • Summer school: Introduction to Pattern Cutting
    Wednesday 05/08/2020 - Friday 07/08/2020 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Learn to make your own dressmaking patterns that are a perfect fit for your own bodyshape.

  • Refresher Sewing Class
    Thursday 13/08/2020 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

    If you’ve had a break from sewing and want a refresher, then this 1-day workshop will remind you of some common sewing techniques.

  • Rags to Riches
    Friday 14/08/2020 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Textile recycling at its most glamorous! This workshop aims to teach you two different techniques to make your own unique fabrics from scraps.

  • Know Your Overlocker
    Thursday 20/08/2020 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Overlockers are amazing machines that can stitch, trim and neaten seams all in one operation and have lots of other functions. Yet so few owners use them to their full potential.

  • Improve Your Dressmaking
    Friday 21/08/2020 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Learn some top techniques you can’t be without if you want to achieve a neat, professional finish to your dressmaking.

  • Free Motion Embroidery
    Thursday 27/08/2020 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Free-motion machine embroidery is a fun skill for Textile Artists, Quilters and Felters, and needs only a basic sewing machine.
    I recommend this workshop as an entry point into creative textile arts.
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  • Cushions – Zips & Piping
    Friday 28/08/2020 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Learn how to make professional looking cushions to match your furnishings. You’ll always have a stylish and coordinated home and you’ll never need expensive shop-bought cushions again