Needlepoint Cafe

Cushion Cover or Tote Bag - £35

This is a great workshop for beginners or students who would like to return to sewing, however not sure what to make.

You can choose to make either a fully lined tote bag or a 40cm x 40cm cushion cover with zip.

We will show you how to;

  • Pattern cut
  • Insert a lining (bag)
  • Insert a zip (cushion)
  • Finish edges

Two great projects that you will want to make over and over again for presents.

You will need to bring;

Tote Bag

Date: 
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 10:30 to 13:30

Cushion Cover or Tote Bag - £35

This is a great workshop for beginners or students who would like to return to sewing, however not sure what to make.

You can choose to make either a fully lined tote bag or a 40cm x 40cm cushion cover with zip.

We will show you how to;

  • Pattern cut
  • Insert a lining (bag)
  • Insert a zip (cushion)
  • Finish edges

Two great projects that you will want to make over and over again for presents.

You will need to bring;

Tote Bag

Date: 
Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 18:00 to 21:00

Cushion Cover or Tote Bag - £35

This is a great workshop for beginners or students who would like to return to sewing, however not sure what to make.

You can choose to make either a fully lined tote bag or a 40cm x 40cm cushion cover with zip.

We will show you how to;

  • Pattern cut
  • Insert a lining (bag)
  • Insert a zip (cushion)
  • Finish edges

Two great projects that you will want to make over and over again for presents.

You will need to bring;

Tote Bag

Date: 
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 10:30 to 13:30

PJ Bottoms - £35

This is a great workshop for students who would like to try dressmaking without being too daunting. We will show you how to read a commercial pattern, pattern cut, transfer pattern markings and sew your garment together.

At the end of the workshop you will leave with a pair of comfy pj bottoms.

You will need to bring 2.5m of fabric (preferably a light to medium weight cotton).

For all our dressmaking courses it is advised to wash and iron fabric before the workshop.

Tea, coffee and cake included.

 

Date: 
Friday, June 8, 2018 - 10:30 to 13:30

PJ Bottoms - £35

This is a great workshop for students who would like to try dressmaking without being too daunting. We will show you how to read a commercial pattern, pattern cut, transfer pattern markings and sew your garment together.

At the end of the workshop you will leave with a pair of comfy pj bottoms.

You will need to bring 2.5m of fabric (preferably a light to medium weight cotton).

For all our dressmaking courses it is advised to wash and iron fabric before the workshop.

Tea, coffee and cake included.

 

Date: 
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 18:00 to 21:00

PJ Bottoms - £35

This is a great workshop for students who would like to try dressmaking without being too daunting. We will show you how to read a commercial pattern, pattern cut, transfer pattern markings and sew your garment together.

At the end of the workshop you will leave with a pair of comfy pj bottoms.

You will need to bring 2.5m of fabric (preferably a light to medium weight cotton).

For all our dressmaking courses it is advised to wash and iron fabric before the workshop.

Tea, coffee and cake included.

 

Date: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 10:30 to 13:30

Patchwork Quilt - £60 (3 sessions)

Create your own mini quilt using patchwork techniques.

Week 1 – you will be shown how to;

-           Cut fabric using a rotary cutter, ruler and mat

-          Sew a straight seam

-          Press a seam

-          Match seams

-          Create your design using squares

Week 2 – Once you have finalised your design you will spend this session adding a boarder and quilting on top of your patchwork. 

Date: 
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 10:30 to 13:30

Patchwork Quilt - £60 (3 sessions)

Create your own mini quilt using patchwork techniques.

Week 1 – you will be shown how to;

-           Cut fabric using a rotary cutter, ruler and mat

-          Sew a straight seam

-          Press a seam

-          Match seams

-          Create your design using squares

Week 2 – Once you have finalised your design you will spend this session adding a boarder and quilting on top of your patchwork. 

Date: 
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 10:30 to 13:30

Patchwork Quilt - £60 (3 sessions)

Create your own mini quilt using patchwork techniques.

Week 1 – you will be shown how to;

-           Cut fabric using a rotary cutter, ruler and mat

-          Sew a straight seam

-          Press a seam

-          Match seams

-          Create your design using squares

Week 2 – Once you have finalised your design you will spend this session adding a boarder and quilting on top of your patchwork. 

Date: 
Monday, May 14, 2018 - 18:00 to 21:00

Summer Dressmaking - £60 (3 sessions)

This workshop is aimed at beginners and students who would like to return to sewing.

Each student can bring along an easy dressmaking pattern for a skirt, or dress to work through during these 3 sessions. A summer dress is a lovely project to start with. Fingers crossed we will have a warm summer for you to wear it.

We will be on hand to advise and guide you through any techniques and stages you may need help with, eg inserting a zip, sleeves, hem or neckline.

Suggested patterns;

Pattern brand

Pattern Number

Date: 
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 10:30 to 13:30

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