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February 2018 Back to top

21 February 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


22 & 23 February 2018 - Thursday & Friday 2 Full Days


Beginners’ Patchwork & Quilting Techniques
level: Beginner/Basic
Price: £80.00
Special Offer: £70.00 (for both days) Fully Booked

Beginners’ Patchwork & Quilting Techniques

Two-Day Workshop £80.00
Special Offer: £70.00

10am to 4pm (Both Days)

Maximum of Six people on this workshop. Ages of sixteen upwards.

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine and Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Packed Lunch

  • Fabric
  • Wadding
  • Thread

Fabric, Wadding and Thread is available to purchase in our shop, on the day if required

 A Materials List will be sent to you upon booking.

This workshop will introduce you to the gentle art of Machine Patchwork and Quilting. Using your own fabric, you will make your finished 9 patch block into a gorgeous Cushion.

Starting at the very beginning, you will use your selection of fabrics (Fat Quarters) and then learn how to Rotary Cut, piece and assemble your Quilt Block. You will go on to learn other techniques such as Quilting, Log Cabin and ‘Quilt As You Go’.
 
At the end of the course you will go home with the Cushion you have made, Samples of the Techniques you have learned and an Instruction Booklet. 

What next?
On completion of this workshop you might like to attend one of our other creative textiles or quilting workshops. Your tutor will advise you on which workshops are best for you depending on what skills you wish to learn.


24 February 2018 - Saturday Full Day


Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 1
level: Beginner
Price: £60.00
Fully Booked

25 February 2018 - Sunday Full Day

Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 2
level: Beginner
Price: £65.00


28 February 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


14, 21 & 28 February 2018 - Wednesday Evenings


Your Project! - Evenings (Three, Consecutive Wednesday Evenings)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Price: £40.00
Fully Booked

March 2018 Back to top

1 March 2018 - First Thursday of Month Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

1 March 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018)
First Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



1 March 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018) -
First Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



2 March 2018 (Start date - 5 January 2018) -
First Friday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



3 March 2018 - Saturday 10am - 4pm


Our Shop is Open - First Saturday of the Month
Everyone Welcome


4 March 2018 - Sunday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


7 March 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


7 March 2018 - First Wednesday of Month Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

8 March 2018 - Second Thursday of Month Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

8 March 2018 - Second Thursday of Month Evenings



Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

9 March 2018 - Second Friday of Month 12x Mornings


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

9 March 2018 - Second Friday of Month 12x Afternoons


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

10 March 2018 - Second Saturday of Month 12x Mornings


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

11 March 2018 - Sunday Full Day

Zip Workshop
level: Basic
Price: £65.00

 

ZIP WORKSHOP

Full-day workshop - £65.00

10.00am to 4.00pm

Maximum of Six people on this workshop. Ages of sixteen upwards.

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Fabric, Thread & Zips
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Packed Lunch


In this workshop you will learn to insert a number of different kinds of Zip;

  • Invisible Zip
  • Fly front zips for trousers
  • Open ended zip
  • Lapped zip
  • Centred zip

You will go home with a folder of instructions and the samples you have made during the course of the day.

What next?
Once you have completed this workshop you could go on to take The Boned Bodice, Couture Techniques, Dress Fitting Shell or Trouser Fitting Shell workshops. Your tutor will advise you which workshops are best for you depending on the skills you wish to learn.


14 March 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


14, 21 & 28 March 2018 - Wednesday Evenings


Your Project! - Evenings (Three, Consecutive Wednesday Evenings)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Price: £40.00


16 March 2018 - Friday Full Day


Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 1
level: Beginner
Price: £60.00


17 March 2018 - Saturday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


18 March 2018 - Sunday Full Day

Learn to Crochet
level: Beginner
Price: £45.00

 

LEARN TO CROCHET

One-Day Workshop - £45.00

10.00am to 4.00pm

Maximum of Six people on this workshop. Ages of sixteen upwards.

What’s Included;

  • Crochet Hook (Yours to keep)
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Yarn
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Packed Lunch
In this workshop you will learn how to make a Foundation Chain, Double and Treble Crochet Stitches including making a Granny Square, giving you the basics to start crocheting your first project.

You don’t need to bring anything with you, we provide you with a crochet hook, yarn and instruction booklet that includes some patterns to try your hand at once you have completed the workshop.

What next?
Once you have completed this workshop you could go on to make scarves, bags or other accessories whilst you build up your expertise. Before you know it you will be crocheting all sorts of items for you and your home.


21 March 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


24 March 2018 - Saturday Full Day

Coco Dress Workshop
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £50.00

COCO DRESS WORKSHOP

Full-day workshop - £50.00

10.00am to 4.00pm

Maximum of Four people on this workshop. Ages of sixteen upwards.

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Pattern (Yours to Keep)
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Packed Lunch
  • Fabric
  • Thread

Fabric, and Thread are available to purchase in our shop, on the day if required

 A Materials List will be sent to you upon booking.


Make your own Coco - with options to create a chic and wearable Breton-style top, Dress or Sixties style Funnel-Neck. A great introduction to working with low-stretch knit fabric.

Come along to our fun, project-based workshop - Ideal for those looking to develop their basic sewing machine skills.

This new workshop is part of our ‘Tilly and the Buttons’ series. You will have the option to make your own Dress or Top - which ever you choose to make on the day, it’s sure to become a favourite.

What next?
On completion of this workshop you might like to attend one of our other project based workshops. Your tutor will advise you on which workshops are best for you depending on what skills you wish to learn.


25 March 2018 - Sunday Full Day

Miette Skirt Workshop
level: Basic
Price: £50.00

 

MIETTE SKIRT WORKSHOP

Full-day workshop - £50

10.00am to 4.00pm

Maximum of Four people on this workshop. Ages of sixteen upwards.

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Pattern (Yours to keep)
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Packed Lunch
  • Fabric
  • Interfacing
  • Thread

Fabric, and Thread are available to purchase in our shop, on the day if required

 A Materials List will be sent to you upon booking.


A great beginners’ project based workshop - a perfect introduction to using a paper pattern.

Miette is a gently flared wraparound skirt that ties at the front in a bow. The skirt has a wide overlap at the back (no danger of flashing!) and optional patch pockets.

You could make it in a variety of different fabrics from medium weight denim, linen or a lovely cotton print.

This new workshop is part of our ‘Tilly and the Buttons’ series. You will make your own Fabulous Skirt - it’s sure to become a favourite.

What next?
On completion of this workshop you might like to attend one of our other project based workshops. Your tutor will advise you on which workshops are best for you depending on what skills you wish to learn.


26 March 2018 - Monday Half-Day (Morning Session)

Children’s Workshop - Get to Know a Sewing Machine (8 to 12 Years)
level: Beginner
Price: £25.00


26 March 2018 - Monday Half Day (Afternoon Session)

Children’s Workshop - Cheeky Chicken (8 to 12 Years)
level: Basic
Price: £25.00

CHILDRENS’ WORKSHOP - CHEEKY CHICKEN
(8 TO 12 YEARS)

Half Day Workshop (Afternoon Session) - £25

2pm until 4.45pm

Maximum of Six on this workshop. 

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Fabric
  • Soft Drinks

What do I need to bring?;

  • Nothing

Come along and have fun making Cheeky Chicken.

Easter time is nearly here - Will Cheeky Chicken look after any chocolate eggs that come your way? Only if you’ve been good!


This workshop is for children aged 8 to 12 years and is part of our Developing Skills in Sewing Programme for Children and Young People. Perfect for the younger sewer, this workshop will further develop sewing skills.

 

Our tutor for this workshop is Heather Chalkley. Heather has been helping to run the Childrens’ Workshops at The Festival of Quilts since it began in 2003.

As a member of the Quilters’ guild of the British Isles she held the post of Young Quilters’ Officer for Scotland. Formerly a Sick Childrens’ Nurse, Heather has been sewing for most of her life.

Child Age and Insurance Compliance

All participants of our Children’s Workshops MUST be a minimum of Eight Years of age on the date of the workshop, Parents/Guardians will be asked to provide a signature to confirm this.

This is very important and is to comply with our insurance terms. It is therefore a legal requirement. Any child who does not meet this condition will not be able to participate in the workshop. To avoid disappointment, please make sure you satisfy this term.



28 March 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


31 March 2018 - Saturday Full Day

Compass Bag Workshop
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £50.00

COMPASS BAG WORKSHOP

One-Day Workshop - £50.00

10.00am to 4.00pm

Maximum of Six people on this workshop. Ages of sixteen upwards.

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Pattern (Yours to Keep)
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Packed Lunch
  • Fabric
  • Interfacing
  • Zip
Fabric, Interfacing and Zips are available to purchase in our shop, on the day if required
 
 A Materials List will be sent to you upon booking.


Make your own ‘Compass Bag’ using a great pattern by Noodlehead.

This stylish and useful bag will take your bag making skills to the next level. The Compass Bag features: Interior Zipped Pocket, outside Slip or Cargo Pockets and Adjustable Strap.


April 2018 Back to top

3 April 2018 - Tuesday Full Day

Children’s Workshop – Stylish Denim Skirt (10 to 14 Years)
level: Intermediate
Price: £50.00

CHILDRENS’ WORKSHOP – STYLISH DENIM SKIRT (10 TO 14 YEARS)


Full Day Workshop - £50.00

10am until 4pm

Maximum of Six on this workshop. 

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Fabric
  • Soft Drinks

What do I need to bring?;

  • Packed Lunch

This Stylish Denim Skirt workshop is a great way to start creating your very own, hand-made wardrobe.

Add your own pocket and hem detail - Release your inner Fashion Designer!

This workshop is suitable for children aged 10 to 14 years and is part of our Developing Skills in Sewing Programme for Children and Young People.

Before attending this workshop, you will have attended our ‘Get to Know a Sewing Machine’ workshop or have experience of using a sewing machine. This workshop is not for a total beginner



Our tutor for this workshop is Bryony Jefferson-Downing.

Bryony has run Childrens’ Sewing and Craft Workshops in the community for many years.

A Textile graduate, Bryony has been sewing for most of her life. 


4 April 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


4 April 2018 - First Wednesday of Month Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

5 April 2018 - First Thursday of Month Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

5 April 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 )
First Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



5 April 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 ) -
First Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



6 April 2018 (Start date - 5 January 2018) -
First Friday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



7 April 2018 - Saturday 10am - 4pm


Our Shop is Open - First Saturday of the Month
Everyone Welcome


8 April 2018 - Sunday Full Day

Design & Make a Lampshade
level: Intermediate
Price: £60.00

DESIGN & MAKE A LAMPSHADE


Full Day Workshop - £60.00

10am until 4pm

Maximum of Six on this workshop. Ages of sixteen upwards.

What’s Included;

  • 20cm Diameter Lampshade Kit (Yours to keep)
  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Fabric
  • Threads
  • Fabric Stabiliser & Bondaweb
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Packed Lunch
  • Your own Fabric, if you prefer*


A fabulous creative day working with fabric and inspired stitching. Design and make your own lampshade using a combination of Appliqué, Free-Motion Machine Stitching and Hand Embroidery.

*If you have a particular fabric that you would like to use, bring it along - n.b. lighter weight fabrics, such as Linens, Cottons and Silks are most suitable.


Our tutor for this workshop is Bryony Jefferson-Downing.

Bryony has run Sewing and Craft Workshops in the community for many years.

A textile graduate, Bryony has been sewing for most of her life. 



11 April 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


11, 18 & 25 April 2018 - Wednesday Evenings


Your Project! - Evenings (Three, Consecutive Wednesday Evenings)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Price: £40.00


12 April 2018 - Second Thursday of Month Mornings

Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

12 April 2018 - Second Thursday of Month Evenings

Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

13 April 2018 - Second Friday of Month 12x Mornings

Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

13 April 2018 - Second Friday of Month 12x Afternoons


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

14 April 2018 - Second Saturday of Month 12x Mornings


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

15 April 2018 - Sunday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


18 April 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


19 & 20 April 2018 - Thursday & Friday 2 Full Days


Beginners’ Patchwork & Quilting Techniques
level: Beginner/Basic
Price: £80.00 (for both days)

Beginners’ Patchwork & Quilting Techniques

Two-Day Workshop £80.00
 
10am to 4pm (Both Days)
 
Maximum of Six people on this workshop. Ages of sixteen upwards.

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine and Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Packed Lunch
  • Fabric
  • Wadding
  • Thread
Fabric, Wadding and Thread is available to purchase in our shop, on the day if required
 
 A Materials List will be sent to you upon booking.
 
This workshop will introduce you to the gentle art of Machine Patchwork and Quilting. Using your own fabric, you will make your finished 9 patch block into a gorgeous Cushion.
 
Starting at the very beginning, you will use your selection of fabrics (Fat Quarters) and then learn how to Rotary Cut, piece and assemble your Quilt Block. You will go on to learn other techniques such as Quilting, Log Cabin and ‘Quilt As You Go’.
 
At the end of the course you will go home with the Cushion you have made, Samples of the Techniques you have learned and an Instruction Booklet. 

What next?
On completion of this workshop you might like to attend one of our other creative textiles or quilting workshops. Your tutor will advise you on which workshops are best for you depending on what skills you wish to learn.


21 April 2018 - Saturday Full Day


Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 1
level: Beginner
Price: £60.00


22 April 2018 - Sunday Full Day


Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 2
level: Beginner
Price: £65.00


25 April 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


28 April 2018 - Saturday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


29 April 2018 - Sunday Full Day


Roman Blind
level: Confident
Price: £70.00
Fully Booked

ROMAN BLIND

 

Full-Day Workshop - £70.00

10.00am to 4.00pm

A maximum of four people attend this workshop, ensuring an even higher degree of individual attention. Ages of sixteen upwards.

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Equipment
  • Fibreglass Rods, Weight bar & Velcro
  • Fabric, Lining & Thread
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Packed Lunch
This One-Day Workshop will give you all the skills you need to create your own Roman Blinds.

The workshop covers, how to measure for a blind; how to calculate your fabric requirements; how to construct a blind.

Workshop materials will be provided to produce your sample blind but please feel free to bring along your own fabric and window measurements so you can start work on your blind for home during the workshop.


May 2018 Back to top

2 May 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


2 May 2018 - First Wednesday of Month Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

3 May 2018 - First Thursday of Month Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

3 May 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 )
First Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.3



3 May 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 ) -
First Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.3



4 May 2018 (Start date - 5 January 2018) -
First Friday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.3



5 May 2018 - Saturday 10am - 4pm


Our Shop is Open - First Saturday of the Month
Everyone Welcome


9 May 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


9, 16 & 23 May 2018 - Wednesday Evenings


Your Project! - Evenings (Three, Consecutive Wednesday Evenings)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Price: £40.00


10 May 2018 - Second Thursday of Month Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

10 May 2018 - Second Thursday of Month Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

11 May 2018 - Second Friday of Month 12x Mornings


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

11 May 2018 - Second Friday of Month 12x Afternoons


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

12 May 2018 - Second Saturday of Month 12x Mornings


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

13 May 2018 - Sunday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


16 May 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


23 May 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


26 May 2018 - Saturday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


27 May 2018 - Saturday Full Day


Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 1
level: Beginner
Price: £60.00


29 May 2018 - Tuesday Half-Day (Morning Session)

Children’s Workshop - Get to Know a Sewing Machine (8 to 12 Years)
level: Beginner
Price: £25.00


30 May 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


June 2018 Back to top

1 June 2018 (Start date - 5 January 2018) -
First Friday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


2 June 2018 - Saturday 10am - 4pm


Our Shop is Open - First Saturday of the Month
Everyone Welcome


6 June 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


6 June 2018 - First Wednesday of Month Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

7 June 2018 - First Thursday of Month Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

7 June 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 )
First Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



7 June 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 ) -
First Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



8 June 2018 - Second Friday of Month 12x Mornings


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

8 June 2018 - Second Friday of Month 12x Afternoons


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

9 June 2018 - Second Saturday of Month 12x Mornings


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

10 June 2018 - Sunday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


13 June 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


13, 20 & 27 June 2018 - Wednesday Evenings


Your Project! - Evenings (Three, Consecutive Wednesday Evenings)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Price: £40.00


14 June 2018 (Start date)
Second Thursday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


14 June 2018 (Start date)
Second Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


14 June 2018 (Start date)
Second Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
One Place Available

20 June 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


21 June 2018 - Thursday Full Day


Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 1
level: Beginner
Price: £60.00 Special Offer: £55.00


22 June 2018 - Friday Full Day

Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 2
level: Beginner
Price: £65.00 Special Offer: £60.00


23 June 2018 - Saturday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


27 June 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
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July 2018 Back to top

4 July 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
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4 July 2018 - First Wednesday of Month Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

5 July 2018 - First Thursday of Month Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

5 July 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 )
First Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



5 July 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 ) -
First Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



6 July 2018 (Start date - 5 January 2018) -
First Friday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



7 July 2018 - Saturday 10am - 4pm


Our Shop is Open - First Saturday of the Month
Everyone Welcome


8 July 2018 - Sunday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


11 July 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


11, 18 & 25 July 2018 - Wednesday Evenings


Your Project! - Evenings (Three, Consecutive Wednesday Evenings)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Price: £40.00


12 July 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


12 July 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


12 July 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
One Place Available

13 July 2018 - Second Friday of Month 12x Mornings


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

13 July 2018 - Second Friday of Month 12x Afternoons


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)


14 July 2018 - Second Saturday of Month 12x Mornings


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

18 July 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


20 July 2018 - Friday Full Day

Intermediate Sewing Techniques - Day 1
level: Intermediate
Price: £65.00 Special Offer: £60.00

INTERMEDIATE SEWING TECHNIQUES -
DAY 1


Full-Day Workshop - £65.00
Special Offer: £60.00

10am to 4.00pm

Maximum of Six people on this workshop. Ages of sixteen upwards.


What’s Included;
  • Sewing Machine & Equipment
  • Fabric
  • Thread
  • Zip
  • Wadding
  • Insulated Wadding
  • Bondaweb
  • Instruction Booklet & Oven Mitt Pattern
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water
  • Mince Pies

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Packed Lunch


This workshop builds on the skills learned in Beginners’ Sewing Techniques Day 1 and 2. You will further develop your skills with techniques such as;

  • Lapped Zip - perfect for skirts
  • Self Bound Seams - neat seams for all kinds of project
  • Applique - add unique designs to your items
  • Mitred Corners - perfect professional look
  • Bias Binding - make your own for this fab decorative finish.

You will also make your very own heat resistant Oven Mitt - (as illustrated in picture) and is yours to keep, during this workshop



What next?
Once you have completed this workshop you could go on to take The Zip Workshop, The Shift Dress Workshop or Roman Blinds Workshop. Your tutor will advise you which workshops are best for you depending on the skills you wish to learn.


21 July 2018 - Saturday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


25 July 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


28 July 2018 - Saturday Full Day


Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 1
level: Beginner
Price: £60.00


August 2018 Back to top

1 August 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
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1 August 2018 - First Wednesday of Month Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

2 August 2018 - First Thursday of Month Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

2 August 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 )
First Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



2 August 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 ) -
First Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



3 August 2018 (Start date - 5 January 2018) -
First Friday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



4 August 2018 - Saturday 10am - 4pm


Our Shop is Open - First Saturday of the Month
Everyone Welcome


5 August 2018 - Sunday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


8 August 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


8, 15 & 22 August 2018 - Wednesday Evenings


Your Project! - Evenings (Three, Consecutive Wednesday Evenings)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Price: £40.00


9 August 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


9 August 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


9 August 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
One Place Available

10 August 2018 - Second Friday of Month 12x Mornings


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

10 August 2018 - Second Friday of Month 12x Afternoons


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

11 August 2018 - Second Saturday of Month 12x Mornings


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

15 August 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


18 August 2018 - Saturday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


22 August 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


25 August 2018 - Saturday Full Day


Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 1
level: Beginner
Price: £60.00


29 August 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


September 2018 Back to top

1 September 2018 - Saturday 10am - 4pm


Our Shop is Open - First Saturday of the Month
Everyone Welcome


5 September 2018 - First Wednesday of Month Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

6 September 2018 - First Thursday of Month Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

6 September 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 )
First Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.3



6 September 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 ) -
First Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.3



7 September 2018 (Start date - 5 January 2018) -
First Friday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.3



8 September 2018 - Second Saturday of Month 12x Mornings


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

13 September 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


13 September 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


13 September 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
One Place Available

14 September 2018 - Second Friday of Month 12x Mornings


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

14 September 2018 - Second Friday of Month 12x Afternoons


Jelly Roll Block of the Month Club - Sampler Quilt
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £150.00 (All of Course)
Fully Booked

29 September 2018 - Saturday Full Day


Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 1
level: Beginner
Price: £60.00


30 September 2018 - Sunday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


October 2018 Back to top

3 October 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


3 October 2018 - First Wednesday of Month Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

4 October 2018 - First Thursday of Month Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

4 October 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 )
First Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



4 October 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 ) -
First Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



5 October 2018 (Start date - 5 January 2018) -
First Friday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



6 October 2018 - Saturday 10am - 4pm


Our Shop is Open - First Saturday of the Month
Everyone Welcome


10 October 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


10, 17 & 24 October 2018 - Wednesday Evenings


Your Project! - Evenings (Three, Consecutive Wednesday Evenings)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Price: £40.00


11 October 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


11 October 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


11 October 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
One Place Available

12 October 2018 - Friday Full Day

Learn to Crochet
level: Beginner
Price: £45.00 Special Offer: £40.00

 

LEARN TO CROCHET

One-Day Workshop - £45.00
Special Offer: £40.00


10.00am to 4.00pm

Maximum of Six people on this workshop. Ages of sixteen upwards.

What’s Included;

  • Crochet Hook (Yours to keep)
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Yarn
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Packed Lunch
In this workshop you will learn how to make a Foundation Chain, Double and Treble Crochet Stitches including making a Granny Square, giving you the basics to start crocheting your first project.

You don’t need to bring anything with you, we provide you with a crochet hook, yarn and instruction booklet that includes some patterns to try your hand at once you have completed the workshop.

What next?
Once you have completed this workshop you could go on to make scarves, bags or other accessories whilst you build up your expertise. Before you know it you will be crocheting all sorts of items for you and your home.


13 October 2018 - Saturday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


17 October 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


19 October 2018 - Friday Full Day


Roman Blind SPECIAL OFFER
level: Confident
Price: £70.00 Special Offer: £60.00

ROMAN BLIND

 

Full-Day Workshop - £70.00 Special Offer: £60.00

10.00am to 4.00pm

A maximum of four people attend this workshop, ensuring an even higher degree of individual attention. Ages of sixteen upwards.

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Equipment
  • Fibreglass Rods, Weight bar & Velcro
  • Fabric, Lining & Thread
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Packed Lunch
This One-Day Workshop will give you all the skills you need to create your own Roman Blinds.

The workshop covers, how to measure for a blind; how to calculate your fabric requirements; how to construct a blind.

Workshop materials will be provided to produce your sample blind but please feel free to bring along your own fabric and window measurements so you can start work on your blind for home during the workshop.


24 October 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


26 October 2018 - Friday Full Day


Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 1
level: Beginner
Price: £60.00


27 October 2018 - Saturday Full Day

Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 2
level: Beginner
Price: £65.00


28 October 2018 - Sunday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


31 October 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


November 2018 Back to top

1 November 2018 - First Thursday of Month Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

1 November 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 )
First Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



1 November 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 ) -
First Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



2 November 2018 (Start date - 5 January 2018) -
First Friday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



2 November 2018 - Friday Half-Day (Afternoon Session)

Children’s Workshop - Get to Know a Sewing Machine (8 to 12 Years)
level: Beginner
Price: £25.00

 

CHILDRENS’ WORKSHOP - GET TO KNOW A SEWING MACHINE (8 TO 12 YEARS)

Half-day workshop - £25.00

Afternoon Session: 2.00pm until 4.45pm


Maximum of Six on this workshop. 

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine and Equipment
  • Fabric
  • Soft Drinks

What do I need to bring?;

  • Nothing

This workshop is suitable for children aged 8 to 12 years and is part of our Developing Skills in Sewing Programme for Children and Young People.

Perfect for the younger, absolute beginner, this workshop is a great introduction to the Sewing Machine.

During the workshop, you will make a Patchwork Mat for your room or as a gift. Practicing Straight Stitch, Zig-Zag Stitch and some Fancy Stitches, by the end of the session, you will feel confident and understand how to control a Sewing Machine.

 

Our tutor for this workshop is Heather Chalkley. Heather has been helping to run the Childrens’ Workshops at The Festival of Quilts since it began in 2003.

As a member of the Quilters’ guild of the British Isles she held the post of Young Quilters’ Officer for Scotland. Formerly a Sick Childrens’ Nurse, Heather has been sewing for most of her life.

Child Age and Insurance Compliance

All participants of our Children’s Workshops MUST be a minimum of Eight Years of age on the date of the workshop, Parents/Guardians will be asked to provide a signature to confirm this.

This is very important and is to comply with our insurance terms. It is therefore a legal requirement. Any child who does not meet this condition will not be able to participate in the workshop. To avoid disappointment, please make sure you satisfy this term.



3 November 2018 - Saturday 10am - 4pm


Our Shop is Open - First Saturday of the Month
Everyone Welcome


7 November 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


7 November 2018 - First Wednesday of Month Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

8 November 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


8 November 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


8 November 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
One Place Available

10 November 2018 - Saturday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


14 November 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


14, 21 & 28 November 2018 - Wednesday Evenings


Your Project! - Evenings (Three, Consecutive Wednesday Evenings)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Price: £40.00


21 November 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


24 November 2018 - Saturday Full Day


Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 1
level: Beginner
Price: £60.00


25 November 2018 - Sunday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


28 November 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


December 2018 Back to top

1 December 2018 - Saturday 10am - 4pm


Our Shop is Open - First Saturday of the Month
Everyone Welcome


5 December 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


5 December 2018 - First Wednesday of Month Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

6 December 2018 - First Thursday of Month Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
Fully Booked

6 December 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 )
First Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



6 December 2018 (Start date - 4 January 2018 ) -
First Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



7 December 2018 (Start date - 5 January 2018) -
First Friday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34



8 December 2018 - Saturday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


12 December 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


13 December 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


13 December 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


13 December 2018 (Start date - 14 June)
Second Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
One Place Available

15 December 2018 - Saturday Full Day


Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 1
level: Beginner
Price: £60.00


19 December 2018 - Wednesday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


23 December 2018 - Sunday Half Day(s) or Full Day


Your Project! - Half Days - Morning, Afternoon Session (or Both)
level: ALL Levels Welcome
Choose your option(s) below:


January 2019 Back to top

10 January 2019 (Start date - 14 June 2018)
Second Thursday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


10 January 2019 (Start date - 14 June 2018)
Second Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


10 January 2019 (Start date - 14 June 2018)
Second Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
One Place Available

February 2019 Back to top

14 February 2019 (Start date - 14 June 2018)
Second Thursday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


14 February 2019 (Start date - 14 June 2018)
Second Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


14 February 2019 (Start date - 14 June 2018)
Second Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
One Place Available

March 2019 Back to top

14 March 2019 (Start date - 14 June 2018)
Second Thursday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


14 March 2019 (Start date - 14 June 2018)
Second Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


14 March 2019 (Start date - 14 June 2018)
Second Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
One Place Available

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11 April 2019 (Start date - 14 June 2018)
Second Thursday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


11 April 2019 (Start date - 14 June 2018)
Second Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


11 April 2019 (Start date - 14 June 2018)
Second Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
One Place Available

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9 May 2019 (Start date - 14 June 2018)
Second Thursday of Month
Mornings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


9 May 2019 (Start date - 14 June 2018)
Second Thursday of Month
Afternoons


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34


9 May 2019 (Start date - 14 June 2018)
Second Thursday of Month
Evenings


Quilters’ Block of the Month Club
level: Basic/Intermediate
Price: £160.00 (All of Course) - 3x Monthly subscription payments of £53.34
One Place Available

 

BEGINNERS’ SEWING TECHNIQUES - DAY 1

One day workshop - £60.00

10.00am to 4.00pm

Maximum of Six people on this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet & Folder
  • Fabric & Thread
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Packed Lunch

This full-day workshop will help you understand how to use a sewing machine and learn some basic construction techniques such as;

  • Plain Seams
  • French Seams
  • Seam Neatening
  • Curved Seams
  • Facings
  • Hems

What next?
Once you have completed this workshop you could go on to take The Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 2; The Zip Workshop, The Straight Skirt or Roman Blinds Workshop. Your tutor will advise you which workshops are best for you depending on the skills you wish to learn

 

BEGINNERS’ SEWING TECHNIQUES - DAY 2

Pin Cushion

Full-day workshop - £65.00

10.00am to 4.00pm

Maximum of Six attend this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.



What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Fabric & Thread
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Packed Lunch

This workshop will build on the skills you already have acquired in Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 1. You will learn further essential sewing techniques such as;

  • Invisible Zips - perfect for that professional finish
  • Run and Fell Seams - excellent robust and decorative seam for all kinds of projects
  • Piping - adds a great finish to any project. Make a small piped
  • Pincushion (practical and demonstrates regular cushion skills)

You will go home with an instruction booklet and folder of the samples you have made during the course of the workshop.


What next?
Once you have completed this workshop you could go on to take; The Zip Workshop, The Straight Skirt or Roman Blinds Workshop. Your tutor will advise you which workshops are best for you depending on the skills you wish to learn.

 

 

BEGINNERS’ SEWING TECHNIQUES - DAY 1

One day workshop - £60.00
Special Offer: £55.00

10.00am to 4.00pm

Maximum of Six people on this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet & Folder
  • Fabric & Thread
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Packed Lunch

This full-day workshop will help you understand how to use a sewing machine and learn some basic construction techniques such as;

  • Plain Seams
  • French Seams
  • Seam Neatening
  • Curved Seams
  • Facings
  • Hems

What next?
Once you have completed this workshop you could go on to take The Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 2; The Zip Workshop, The Straight Skirt or Roman Blinds Workshop. Your tutor will advise you which workshops are best for you depending on the skills you wish to learn

 

BEGINNERS’ SEWING TECHNIQUES - DAY 2

Pin Cushion

Full-day workshop - £65.00
Special Offer: £60.00

10.00am to 4.00pm

Maximum of Six attend this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.



What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Fabric & Thread
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Packed Lunch

This workshop will build on the skills you already have acquired in Beginners’ Sewing Techniques - Day 1. You will learn further essential sewing techniques such as;

  • Invisible Zips - perfect for that professional finish
  • Run and Fell Seams - excellent robust and decorative seam for all kinds of projects
  • Piping - adds a great finish to any project. Make a small piped
  • Pincushion (practical and demonstrates regular cushion skills)

You will go home with an instruction booklet and folder of the samples you have made during the course of the workshop.


What next?
Once you have completed this workshop you could go on to take; The Zip Workshop, The Straight Skirt or Roman Blinds Workshop. Your tutor will advise you which workshops are best for you depending on the skills you wish to learn.

 

 

YOUR PROJECT! -
Three, Wednesday Evenings

A series of Three, Evening Workshops (Wednesday Evenings) - £40.00

6.30pm - 9.00pm

Maximum of Six people attend these workshops.
Ages of sixteen upwards.

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Project!

As the name suggests, come along and work on your own project(s) with expert guidance on hand.

You provide the projects - we provide the equipment.


Your Project! is suitable for ALL levels

   
 

YOUR PROJECT! - HALF-DAY - MORNING, AFTERNOON OR BOTH

Half-Day (Morning) - £20.00
Half-Day (Afternoon) - £20.00

10.00am to 1.00pm (Morning Session)
1.15pm to 4.15pm (Afternoon Session)

Maximum of Six people per session.
Ages of sixteen upwards.

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Tea, Coffee & Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Your Project!

As the name suggests, come along and work on your own project(s) with expert guidance on hand. These have the flexibility of half-day options.

You Provide the Projects - We Provide the Equipment


Your Project! is suitable for ALL levels

 

OUR SHOP IS OPEN - SHOPPING SATURDAY (First Saturday of the Month)

 



  • 10am to 4pm - First Saturday of the Month
  • Special Offers
  • Fabulous selection of Fabrics (new ones arriving regularly)
  • Free Parking

We have lots of lovely Fabrics, Jelly Rolls, Layer Cakes, Charm Packs and Fat Quarters.

It’s not just all about fabric - there’s lots of Equipment and other Sewing ‘Must Haves’ too

Special offers and plenty of bargains. Come along and say hello, we’d love to see you.



 

Quilting - Block of the Month Club 2017 - The second Thursday morning of the month

Twelve (one per month, for a year), Morning workshops - £150.00 (for all twelve workshops)

10.00am to 12.30pm

Maximum of Six attend this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.


Second Thursday Morning of the Month;
8 June 2017
13 July 2017
10 August 2017
14 September 2017
12 October 2017
9 November 2017
14 December 2017
11 January 2018
8 February 2018
8 March 2018
12 April 2018
10 May 2018

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Fabric
  • Wadding
  • Thread

  • Fabric, Wadding and Thread are available to purchase in our shop, if required.

Each month we make a different Quilt Block. Our workshop theme is ‘Japanese’ style patchwork and quilting.

Working with different kinds of patchwork and quilting techniques, we quilt our blocks ‘as we go’ and join them together using the ingenious ‘sashing’ technique. This means that, as we make our blocks, we build our finished quilt - how fabulous is that?!

Each session is supported by our illustrated, monthly instruction sheets. These build up into a comprehensive folder during the course of the year.


This workshop is part of our Quilters’ Skill Building series.

 

Quilting - Block of the Month Club 2017 - The second Thursday EVENING of the month

Twelve (one per month, for a year), Evening workshops - £150.00 (for all twelve workshops)

6.30pm to 9.00pm

Maximum of Six attend this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.


Second Thursday Evening of the Month;
8 June 2017
13 July 2017
10 August 2017
14 September 2017
12 October 2017
9 November 2017
14 December 2017
11 January 2018
8 February 2018
8 March 2018
12 April 2018
10 May 2018

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Fabric
  • Wadding
  • Thread

  • Fabric, Wadding and Thread are available to purchase in our shop, if required.

Each month we make a different Quilt Block. Our workshop theme is ‘Japanese’ style patchwork and quilting.

Working with different kinds of patchwork and quilting techniques, we quilt our blocks ‘as we go’ and join them together using the ingenious ‘sashing’ technique. This means that, as we make our blocks, we build our finished quilt - how fabulous is that?!

Each session is supported by our illustrated, monthly instruction sheets. These build up into a comprehensive folder during the course of the year.


This workshop is part of our Quilters’ Skill Building series.

JELLY ROLL BLOCK OF THE MONTH CLUB 2017/8 - The second FRIDAY MORNING of the month

Twelve (one per month, for a year), Morning workshops - £150.00 (for all twelve workshops)

10.00am to 12.30pm

Maximum of Six attend this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.


Second Friday Morning of the Month;
13 October 2017
10 November 2017
8 December 2017
12 January 2018
9 February 2018
9 March 2018
13 April 2018
11 May 2018
8 June 2018
13 July 2018
10 August 2018
7 September 2018

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Fabric
  • Jelly Roll
  • Wadding
  • Thread

  • Fabric,Jelly Rolls, Wadding and Thread are available to purchase in our shop, if required.

Each month we make a different Quilt Block by using our Jelly Roll and background fabrics.

Jelly Rolls are are a great way to achieve a co-ordinated look - they are pre-cut too!

You will be working with different versions of patchwork and quilting techniques and create our blocks. These will be joined together to create a fabulous quilt.

Each session is supported by our illustrated, monthly instruction sheets. These build up into a comprehensive folder during the course of the year.


This workshop is part of our Quilters’ Skill Building series.

JELLY ROLL BLOCK OF THE MONTH CLUB 2017/8 - The second FRIDAY AFTERNOON of the month

Twelve (one per month, for a year), Afternoon workshops - £150.00 (for all twelve workshops)

2.00pm to 4.30pm

Maximum of Six attend this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.


Second Friday Afternoons of the Month;
13 October 2017
10 November 2017
8 December 2017
12 January 2018
9 February 2018
9 March 2018
13 April 2018
11 May 2018
8 June 2018
13 July 2018
10 August 2018
7 September 2018

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Fabric
  • Jelly Roll
  • Wadding
  • Thread

  • Fabric,Jelly Rolls, Wadding and Thread are available to purchase in our shop, if required.

Each month we make a different Quilt Block by using our Jelly Roll and background fabrics.

Jelly Rolls are are a great way to achieve a co-ordinated look - they are pre-cut too!

You will be working with different versions of patchwork and quilting techniques and create our blocks. These will be joined together to create a fabulous quilt.

Each session is supported by our illustrated, monthly instruction sheets. These build up into a comprehensive folder during the course of the year.


This workshop is part of our Quilters’ Skill Building series.

JELLY ROLL BLOCK OF THE MONTH CLUB 2017/8 - The second SATURDAY MORNING of the month

Twelve (one per month, for a year), Morning workshops - £150.00 (for all twelve workshops)

10.00am to 12.30pm

Maximum of Six attend this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.


Second Saturday Morning of the Month;
14 October 2017
11 November 2017
9 December 2017
13 January 2018
10 February 2018
10 March 2018
14 April 2018
12 May 2018
9 June 2018
14 July 2018
11 August 2018
8 September 2018

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Fabric
  • Jelly Roll
  • Wadding
  • Thread

  • Fabric,Jelly Rolls, Wadding and Thread are available to purchase in our shop, if required.

Each month we make a different Quilt Block by using our Jelly Roll and background fabrics.

Jelly Rolls are are a great way to achieve a co-ordinated look - they are pre-cut too!

You will be working with different versions of patchwork and quilting techniques and create our blocks. These will be joined together to create a fabulous quilt.

Each session is supported by our illustrated, monthly instruction sheets. These build up into a comprehensive folder during the course of the year.


This workshop is part of our Quilters’ Skill Building series.

 

 

 

Quilters’ Block of the Month Club 2017 - The first wednesday evening of the month

Twelve (one per month, for a year), Evening workshops - £160.00 for all twelve workshops.

Payment is by 3 x monthly equal payments (£53.34) - this consists of your initial payment, then 2x subscription payments.

If you would like to pay all in one go, please get in touch.

6.30pm to 9.00pm

Maximum of Six attend this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.


First Wednesday Evening of the Month;
3 January 2018
7 February 2018
7 March 2018
4 April 2018
2 May 2018
6 June 2018
4 July 2018
1 August 2018
5 September 2018
3 October 2018
7 November 2018
5 December 2018

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Fabric
  • Wadding
  • Thread

  • Fabric, Wadding and Thread are available to purchase in our shop, if required.

Each month we make a different Quilt Block. Our workshop theme is ‘A Quilter’s Year’.

Working with different kinds of patchwork and quilting techniques, we quilt our blocks ‘as we go’ and join them together using the ingenious ‘sashing’ technique. This means that, as we make our blocks, we build our finished quilt - how fabulous is that?!

Each session is supported by our illustrated, monthly instruction sheets. These build up into a comprehensive folder during the course of the year.


This workshop is part of our Quilters’ Skill Building series.

 

Quilters’ Block of the Month Club 2017 - The first Thursday Morning of the month

Twelve (one per month, for a year), Morning workshops - £160.00 for all twelve workshops.

Payment is by 3 x monthly equal payments (£53.34) - this consists of your initial payment, then 2x subscription payments.

If you would like to pay all in one go, please get in touch.

10.00am to 12.30pm

Maximum of Six attend this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.


First Thursday Morning of the Month;
4 January 2018
1 February 2018
1 March 2018
5 April 2018
3 May 2018
7 June 2018
5 July 2018
2 August 2018
6 September 2018
4 October 2018
1 November 2018
6 December 2018

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Fabric
  • Wadding
  • Thread

  • Fabric, Wadding and Thread are available to purchase in our shop, if required.

Each month we make a different Quilt Block. Our workshop theme is ‘A Quilter’s Year’.

Working with different kinds of patchwork and quilting techniques, we quilt our blocks ‘as we go’ and join them together using the ingenious ‘sashing’ technique. This means that, as we make our blocks, we build our finished quilt - how fabulous is that?!

Each session is supported by our illustrated, monthly instruction sheets. These build up into a comprehensive folder during the course of the year.


This workshop is part of our Quilters’ Skill Building series.

 

Quilters’ Block of the Month Club 2017 - The first Thursday afternoon of the month

Twelve (one per month, for a year), Afternoon workshops - £160.00 for all twelve workshops.

Payment is by 3 x monthly equal payments (£53.34) - this consists of your initial payment, then 2x subscription payments.

If you would like to pay all in one go, please get in touch.

2.00pm to 4.30pm

Maximum of Six attend this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.


First Thursday Afternoon of the Month;
4 January 2018
1 February 2018
1 March 2018
5 April 2018
3 May 2018
7 June 2018
5 July 2018
2 August 2018
6 September 2018
4 October 2018
1 November 2018
6 December 2018

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Fabric
  • Wadding
  • Thread

  • Fabric, Wadding and Thread are available to purchase in our shop, if required.

Each month we make a different Quilt Block. Our workshop theme is ‘A Quilter’s Year’.

Working with different kinds of patchwork and quilting techniques, we quilt our blocks ‘as we go’ and join them together using the ingenious ‘sashing’ technique. This means that, as we make our blocks, we build our finished quilt - how fabulous is that?!

Each session is supported by our illustrated, monthly instruction sheets. These build up into a comprehensive folder during the course of the year.

This workshop is part of our Quilters’ Skill Building series.


 

Quilters’ Block of the Month Club 2017 - The first Thursday evening of the month

Twelve (one per month, for a year), Evening workshops - £160.00 for all twelve workshops.

Payment is by 3 x monthly equal payments (£53.34) - this consists of your initial payment, then 2x subscription payments.

If you would like to pay all in one go, please get in touch.

6.30pm to 9.00pm

Maximum of Six attend this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.


First Thursday Evening of the Month;
4 January 2018
1 February 2018
1 March 2018
5 April 2018
3 May 2018
7 June 2018
5 July 2018
2 August 2018
6 September 2018
4 October 2018
1 November 2018
6 December 2018

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Fabric
  • Wadding
  • Thread

  • Fabric, Wadding and Thread are available to purchase in our shop, if required.

Each month we make a different Quilt Block. Our workshop theme is ‘A Quilter’s Year’.

Working with different kinds of patchwork and quilting techniques, we quilt our blocks ‘as we go’ and join them together using the ingenious ‘sashing’ technique. This means that, as we make our blocks, we build our finished quilt - how fabulous is that?!

Each session is supported by our illustrated, monthly instruction sheets. These build up into a comprehensive folder during the course of the year.

This workshop is part of our Quilters’ Skill Building series.

 

Quilters’ Block of the Month Club 2017 - The first Friday morning of the month

Twelve (one per month, for a year), Morning workshops - £160.00 for all twelve workshops.

Payment is by 3 x monthly equal payments (£53.34) - this consists of your initial payment, then 2x subscription payments.

If you would like to pay all in one go, please get in touch.

10.00am to 12.30pm

Maximum of Six attend this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.


First Friday Morning of the Month;
5 January 2018
2 February 2018
2 March 2018
6 April 2018
4 May 2018
1 June 2018
6 July 2018
3 August 2018
7 September 2018
5 October 2018
2 November 2018
7 December 2018

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Fabric
  • Wadding
  • Thread

  • Fabric, Wadding and Thread are available to purchase in our shop, if required.

Each month we make a different Quilt Block. Our workshop theme is ‘A Quilter’s Year’.

Working with different kinds of patchwork and quilting techniques, we quilt our blocks ‘as we go’ and join them together using the ingenious ‘sashing’ technique. This means that, as we make our blocks, we build our finished quilt - how fabulous is that?!

Each session is supported by our illustrated, monthly instruction sheets. These build up into a comprehensive folder during the course of the year.

This workshop is part of our Quilters’ Skill Building series.

 

Quilters’ Block of the Month Club 2018 - The SECOND THURSDAY morning of the month

Twelve (one per month, for a year), Morning workshops - £160.00 for all twelve workshops.

Payment is by 3 x monthly equal payments (£53.34) - this consists of your initial payment, then 2x subscription payments.

If you would like to pay all in one go, please get in touch.

10.00am to 12.30pm

Maximum of Six attend this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.


Second Thusday Morning of the Month;
14 June 2018
12 July 2018
9 August 2018
13 September 2018
11 October 2018
8 November 2018
13 December 2018
10 January 2019
14 February 2019
14 March 2019
11 April 2019
9 May 2019

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Fabric
  • Wadding
  • Thread

  • Fabric, Wadding and Thread are available to purchase in our shop, if required.

Each month we make a different Quilt Block. Our workshop theme is ‘A Quilter’s Year’.

Working with different kinds of patchwork and quilting techniques, we quilt our blocks ‘as we go’ and join them together using the ingenious ‘sashing’ technique. This means that, as we make our blocks, we build our finished quilt - how fabulous is that?!

Each session is supported by our illustrated, monthly instruction sheets. These build up into a comprehensive folder during the course of the year.

This workshop is part of our Quilters’ Skill Building series.

 

Quilters’ Block of the Month Club 2018 - The SECOND THURSDAY Afternoon of the month

Twelve (one per month, for a year), Afternoon workshops - £160.00 for all twelve workshops.

Payment is by 3 x monthly equal payments (£53.34) - this consists of your initial payment, then 2x subscription payments.

If you would like to pay all in one go, please get in touch.

2.00pm to 4.30pm

Maximum of Six attend this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.


Second Thursday Afternoon of the Month;
14 June 2018
12 July 2018
9 August 2018
13 September 2018
11 October 2018
8 November 2018
13 December 2018
10 January 2019
14 February 2019
14 March 2019
11 April 2019
9 May 2019

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Fabric
  • Wadding
  • Thread

  • Fabric, Wadding and Thread are available to purchase in our shop, if required.

Each month we make a different Quilt Block. Our workshop theme is ‘A Quilter’s Year’.

Working with different kinds of patchwork and quilting techniques, we quilt our blocks ‘as we go’ and join them together using the ingenious ‘sashing’ technique. This means that, as we make our blocks, we build our finished quilt - how fabulous is that?!

Each session is supported by our illustrated, monthly instruction sheets. These build up into a comprehensive folder during the course of the year.

This workshop is part of our Quilters’ Skill Building series.

 

Quilters’ Block of the Month Club 2018 - The SECOND THURSDAY EVENING of the month

Twelve (one per month, for a year), Evening workshops - £160.00 for all twelve workshops.

Payment is by 3 x monthly equal payments (£53.34) - this consists of your initial payment, then 2x subscription payments.

If you would like to pay all in one go, please get in touch.

6.30pm to 9.00pm

Maximum of Six attend this workshop.
Ages of sixteen upwards.


Second Thursday Evening of the Month;
14 June 2018
12 July 2018
9 August 2018
13 September 2018
11 October 2018
8 November 2018
13 December 2018
10 January 2019
14 February 2019
14 March 2019
11 April 2019
9 May 2019

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine
  • Equipment
  • Instruction Booklet
  • Tea, Coffee and Bottled Water

What do I need to bring?;

  • Fabric
  • Wadding
  • Thread

  • Fabric, Wadding and Thread are available to purchase in our shop, if required.

Each month we make a different Quilt Block. Our workshop theme is ‘A Quilter’s Year’.

Working with different kinds of patchwork and quilting techniques, we quilt our blocks ‘as we go’ and join them together using the ingenious ‘sashing’ technique. This means that, as we make our blocks, we build our finished quilt - how fabulous is that?!

Each session is supported by our illustrated, monthly instruction sheets. These build up into a comprehensive folder during the course of the year.

This workshop is part of our Quilters’ Skill Building series.

 

CHILDRENS’ WORKSHOP - GET TO KNOW A SEWING MACHINE (8 TO 12 YEARS)

Half-day workshop - £25.00

Morning Session: 10am until 12.45pm


Maximum of Six on this workshop. 

What’s Included;

  • Sewing Machine and Equipment
  • Fabric
  • Soft Drinks

What do I need to bring?;

  • Nothing

This workshop is suitable for children aged 8 to 12 years and is part of our Developing Skills in Sewing Programme for Children and Young People.

Perfect for the younger, absolute beginner, this workshop is a great introduction to the Sewing Machine.

During the workshop, you will make a Patchwork Mat for your room or as a gift. Practicing Straight Stitch, Zig-Zag Stitch and some Fancy Stitches, by the end of the session, you will feel confident and understand how to control a Sewing Machine.

 

Our tutor for this workshop is Heather Chalkley. Heather has been helping to run the Childrens’ Workshops at The Festival of Quilts since it began in 2003.

As a member of the Quilters’ guild of the British Isles she held the post of Young Quilters’ Officer for Scotland. Formerly a Sick Childrens’ Nurse, Heather has been sewing for most of her life.

Child Age and Insurance Compliance

All participants of our Children’s Workshops MUST be a minimum of Eight Years of age on the date of the workshop, Parents/Guardians will be asked to provide a signature to confirm this.

This is very important and is to comply with our insurance terms. It is therefore a legal requirement. Any child who does not meet this condition will not be able to participate in the workshop. To avoid disappointment, please make sure you satisfy this term.

 

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