Workshops

Workshops

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January

Saturday 12th January – Reverse Appliqué

10.00am – 3.30pm  £60 full day

Price includes all materials, refreshments and lunch.

Easy patchwork, appliqué or reverse appliqué using your sewing machine.

Explore traditional and contemporary techniques and methods in reverse appliqué.

Work with traditional and experimental techniques for hand and machine stitching and embellishment.

Create a panel for a cushion, bag, wall hanging that explores colour, texture and shape.

 £60 Reverse Appliqué

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Saturday 26th January – Pattern Creation

10.00am – 3.30pm  £60 full day

Price includes all materials, refreshments and lunch.

Join us for the exciting workshop on pattern creation.

For inspiration, we look to the basic shapes of the world around us: circles, lines, triangles, squares, grids, dots and stripes. Through working with simple shapes and printing techniques old and new, we encourage you find an appreciation of what is often dismissed as ordinary, overlooked or boring!

You will translate these eternal forms into beautiful individual patters on fabric and paper to take home.

Fully booked

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February

Saturday 2nd February – Machine Embroidery 

10.00am – 1pm £35 half day

Learn how to set up your sewing machine for free machine embroidery and develop your skills to make a picture or stitched piece.

You will learn how to draw with your sewing machine and to create beautiful, exotic textures and pattern samples to take home. A sewing machine can do so much more than stitch seams!

All materials and lunch included!

Bring your own sewing machine or use one of ours.

 £35 Machine Embroidery

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Saturday 9th February – Fantasy Insects

10.00am – 1pm  £35 half day

Price includes all materials and refreshment.

 £35 Fantasy Insects

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March

Friday 1st March – Printing on Fabric

10.00am – 3.30pm  £60 full day

Price includes all materials, refreshments and lunch.

Develop your print and textile skills to create designs to print onto fabric.

We will explore hands on methods of creating repeat patterns, and multiple colour-ways. Learn effective printmaking techniques that you can do at home without the need of fancy equipment.

You will take away own hand-printed fabric to make a cushion or tote bag.

 £60 Printing on Fabric

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Saturday 16th March – Fabric Landscapes

10.00am – 3.30pm  £60 full day

Price includes all materials, refreshments and lunch.

Working with various types of fabrics – including lace, netting, hessian etc – you will be bond these together almost like a collage to develop an image of your choice. These will be painted with fabric paints and then stitched into by hand or machine to create a beautiful final piece to take home.

 £60 Fabric Landscapes

More Workshops coming soon …  send us your details and we’ll keep you informed

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We also offer bespoke workshops and parties for groups, hen dos, children’s parties etc.
One-to-One tuition available for all art and design subjects and levels from qualified and experienced tutors with excellent knowledge of both GCSE and A level qualifications.

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