Beginners Workshops

  • An Introduction to Applique - Tutor Lis Binns
    05/09/2019 - 05/12/2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Lis Binns will introduce you to a variety of applique techniques including machine, hand and reverse applique in this four session workshop.


  • Dragonfly; an introduction to bead work - Tutor Lynda Howard
    07/09/2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Learn how to create these beautiful beaded Dragonflies using a variety of different beads and techniques that can then be made into a pendant, a brooch or even added to your embroidery work. Perfect for beginners.


  • Gathering - Journal course, Mon 6.30 - 9pm Tutor; Linda Robinson
    09/09/2019 - 25/11/2019
    6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Gathering a 12 week journal course on printing methods and stitch, including eco printing, rust mark making, photo prints, cyanotype, enhanced with stitch and embroidery, Suffolk puffs, hexie’s, cord making, inches and weaving to name a few.
If you love the experimental side of textiles this is the course for you.


  • Gathering - Journal course, 10am - 12.30pm Tutor; Linda Robinson
    10/09/2019 - 26/11/2019
    10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Gathering a 12 week journal course on printing methods and stitch, including eco printing, rust mark making, photo prints, cyanotype, enhanced with stitch and embroidery, Suffolk puffs, hexie’s, cord making, inches and weaving to name a few.
If you love the experimental side of textiles this is the course for you.


  • Beginners Dressmaking Afternoon - Skirt; Tutor - Jenny Atkinson
    10/09/2019 - 01/10/2019
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Create a beautiful skirt for all seasons. Follow the complete dressmaking journey from measuring, laying and cutting out pattern pieces and finally construction. Learn how to add pockets and insert a zip along the way.


  • Beginners Dressmaking Skirt, Tuesday Evening; Tutor - Jenny Atkinson
    10/09/2019 - 01/10/2019
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Create a beautiful skirt that’s perfectly fitted to you! Follow the complete dressmaking journey from measuring, laying and cutting out pattern pieces and finally construction. Learn how to add pockets and insert a zip along the way.


  • Crochet Morning Sept/Oct - Tutor April Haxby Sept/Oct 2019
    11/09/2019 - 23/10/2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Crochet Morning NovDec - Tutor April Haxby Nov/Dec 2019
    06/11/2019 - 18/12/2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Fortnightly crochet mornings 10.30am -12pm~ a great introduction to crochet, learn from the beginning, chain, single, double and triple crochet stitches will be demystified over four weeks. Great for beginners and improvers.


  • Emily Notman Textures and stitch, Tutor - Emily Notman
    05/10/2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A creative Saturday with Emily, embracing a range of mixed media methods with stitch to create exciting textures for hand stitch and embellishment.


  • Whimsical Wall hanging, Tutor - Emily Notman
    06/10/2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A creative Sunday stitching with Emily, embracing a range of mixed media methods to create an embroidered landscape vessel suitable for a candle or flowers.


  • Garden Shed and Allotment - Tutor Flossy Teacake
    26/10/2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

On this Saturday workshop with Flossy Teacake create a beautiful 3D Cottage Garden shed with accompanying allotment.


Bookings

Want To Book A Course That's Fully Booked?

If you’re interested in a workshop that is fully booked, please email us – we can add you to a reserve list or make sure you’re first to know next time we run the workshop.

Can't Make That Date?

Also let us know if there is a workshop that you’re interested in but can’t make. If you'd like to attend a workshop on a textile topic not shown here, feel free to let us know by phoning us or send us an email...

Looking forward to hearing from you. Don't forget to pop back regularly to check for new workshops and events!

Happy Sewing, Linda.

Cancellations

Cancellation Policy

- To secure your chosen workshop we ask for full payment at the time of booking

- If you discover later you are unable to attend please let us know as soon as possible, we may be able to offer you an alternative date

- With more than 2 weeks’ notice of cancellation, we can offer you a refund; however a £10 administration fee will be kept for all cancellations

- Cancellations within two weeks of the event will only be refunded if your place can be filled. We will try our best to fill your place