We have an amazing Spring programme of workshops for you - lots of old favourites and some really great new classes for you to try!
We have our old favorites for if you want to learn how to sew and get to know your way around the sewing machine.
The course if you want to learn to sew
For this we offer a 7 week sewing course for beginners starting on the 24th February and we also do Saturday workshops for beginners. The next one is Saturday 15th March.
If you want more after your beginners course there is a intermediate sewing course to really get your teeth into it. There is one starting on the 25th February.
For anyone who would like to know more about how to make your own clothes there is a dress making master-class on the last weekend in April. Fore more details see here.
Remember to book early if you'd like to come as places are limited.
Freehand Machine Embroidery Workshop.
We also offer Freehand Machine Embroidery classes, a great way to draw with your sewing machine and feel free and creative. It is a wonderful creative technique which has endless possibilities.
Next workshop is on Saturday 8th March and 5th April. See fore more details here.
New Creative Textiles Course.
We offer a very exciting new course which gives the opportunity to experiment with fabrics in conjunction with other materials like paper, plastics, wood, rubber, threads, etc.
We will be working through the use of pattern, colour, design & texture to create new ideas and learn new skills. Students will enjoy learning to look at and explore the creative potential of materials mentioned above. There is a possibility to print, stitch, layer, manipulate, print, slash, dissolve, paint, draw & design.
This course is made up of 3 seperate sessions which spread out over a 6 week periode starting on saturday 8th March.
If you fancy making a nice cover for a note book, journal or to give as a present we offer a workshop. See here for dates.
Also there are ongoing sewing classes on offer during the day in term time on a Tuesday and Wednesday morning. Also know as the make-whatever-you-want-class. So any project that you have lying around and wouls love to finish or you want to learn new techniques you welcome to join us.
Keep an eye out for our new Japanese Origami Bag workshop. This will be happening near the end of next month. More details to follow soon or keep an eye on our website.