Wonderful Workshops


Textile and Sewing workshops are a wonderful way to explore your creativity, learn new skills, make new friends and relax away from everyday life now more than ever.

We have a studio space above our shop which is on Church Street in Garstang, this is where you can attend weekly classes – full days, half days or evenings. We also use venues in and around Garstang for larger events when we have our fabulous visiting textile artists.  Remember when booking a workshop to check which of our many venues you will be attending. Our current guidelines regarding Covid 19 are available to read on each workshop description.

  • Manipulated Fabric Heart- Tutor Kate's Kloth's
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Create a beautiful fabric heart that is full of texture and depth. Kate will demonstrate traditional and modern fabric manipulation techniques that introduce volume and interest allowing you to create your very own stunning piece of art.

  • Machine Sewing for the Terrified - Tutor - Linda Robinson
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Need a confidence boost to set you off on your machine sewing journey, join us for a morning and learn the basics of machine sewing, make a pin cushion to take home.

  • Stitched Collage - Tutor Anne Brooke
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Stitched Collage, a lovely day of creativity with Anne Brooke, bring along an image to work from and engross yourself in collage, stitch and embellishment.

  • One page wonders and creative concertina’s - Tutor Jude Kingshott
    16/10/2021 - 17/10/2021
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Create your very own unique books learning the concertina and one-page book binding techniques. Unleash your creativity to give your journals, photo albums or sketch books a truly unique look!

  • Mixed Flower Bed - Tutor Liz Cooksey
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Places may become available sign up to our mailing list. Create a beautiful bed of mixed media floral sculptures incorporating wire work, thread wrapping, hand stitch and exciting embellishments of fabrics, papers and buttons.

  • A Tiny Stitched Garden - Tutor, Janet Browne
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

In this relaxed workshop Janet will show you how to make your very own tiny stitched garden using free motion machine embroidery combined with reverse applique and finished with hand stitch.

  • Embroidered 3D Flowers - Tutor Corinne Young
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Using embroidery and stumpwork techniques Corinne will show you how to create your very own 3D flowers that can be used to decorate your home, clothes or textile work!

  • Embellished Textile Books - Tutor, Annette Emms
    17/09/2022 - 18/09/2022
    10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Create your very own fabric ‘story book’ with pages of layered fabrics including recycled fabric, felt, scrim and lace all beautifully embellished using applique, needle felting and hand stitching. A workshop where you can really let your imagination free!


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.


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