Upcoming Events

Improvers Sewing Course

Thursday 28 November - Thursday 19 December at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
This Improvers sewing course will give you further sewing practice while you make more lovely craft projects. This is a 4-week course. You'll be able to build on the skills learned on any of the Beginners courses, and gain further confidence at cutting... Full details

Paper Fabric - Creative Textiles workshop

Friday 6 December at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Paper Fabric.  Is it paper? or is it fabric? How to use non-conventional materials in creative embroidery. A fun mixed-media workshop to show you how to create embroidered textiles from paper and other non-conventional materials. A fabulous foundation textile art and craft skill.... Full details

Beginners Sewing Course XL

Thursday 9 January - Thursday 13 February at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Beginners sewing course XL is an extended version of the classic Beginners sewing course. It is a 6-week evening course, so there's two extra projects to make. This extra sewing practice makes a huge difference to your sewing skill and confidence. It... Full details

Vintage-style Hand Embroidery

Friday 17 January at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Make a vintage-style hand-embroidery hanging inspired by vintage textiles. Vintage embroidery is a textile art workshop that will show you ways to use Granny's embroidered table linen,  (or those lace doilies you picked up at the charity shop). You'll create a lovely hanging... Full details

Monoprinting for Stitch

Friday 24 January at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monoprinting for stitch is a fun workshop to learn some easy textile art skills. It's aimed at patchworkers, quilters and aspiring textile artists and crafters. If you've not tried Mono-printing, then you'll not know what you're missing. But take it from me, it's... Full details

Beginners Sewing Day

Friday 31 January at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
This Beginners Sewing Day is a quick and easy introduction to sewing. It provides the starting point to learn some foundation sewing techniques whether you want to progress into dressmaking, soft furnishing or craft projects. You’ll learn how to understand sewing machines, get experience... Full details

Know Your Overlocker

Friday 7 February at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Know Your Overlocker aims to teach you how to use an overlocker to enhance your sewing projects. Overlockers are amazing machines that can stitch, trim and neaten seams all in one operation. Yet so few owners fully understand them or use them to... Full details

Cushion-making with Zips and Piping

Friday 21 February at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Shop-bought cushions can be expensive but why pay out when they are actually quite easy to make. Learn how to make professional looking cushions with zips and piping to match your furnishings and you'll never need to buy a cushion again. I'll show... Full details