Course List – Summer 2010

Course List – Summer 2010 

All courses must be booked in advance.

Japanese Folded Patchwork Needle Case

Friday 18th June, 10am till 12.30

with Sara in the shop

Spend an enjoyable morning learning this fun patchwork techinique.  At the end of the session you will have an attractive needle case to take away with you.

£14.00 All materials provided.  Please bring a basic sewing kit.

Japanese Folded Patchwork Pin Cushion

Friday 2nd July,  10am till 12.30

With Sara in the shop

At the end of this fun session you will have an attractive pin cushion to take away with you.

£14.00 All materials provided.  Please bring a basic sewing kit.

Hexagons go Large!

Thursdays 17th June, 1st July,  15th July and 29th July 7.30pm till 9.30pm

With Liz in the shop

A modern take on a traditional technique.  Perfect for beginners, by the end of the four sessions you will learn how to make English patchwork pieces, put them together and quilt and finish the edges.  Hand Sewing

£30 – there is a needs list for this course.

Recycled Jewellery 

Monday 28th June, 7pm till 9pm

With Valerie in the shop

Bring along any jewellery (broken/old/unloved – anything is fine) and any extra bits you may have such as beads and then turn them into some new and wearable.  £12 (Any additional items that you may need can be purchased from the tutor on the day).

The Quilty Pleasures Guide to getting to know your Sewing Machine

Saturday 17th July, 10am till 4pm

With Sara at The Chimney House, Upper Hamilton Road

By the end if this one day course you will know how to use and care for you sewing machine, and tricks and tips to use when sewing quilts.

The cost of the course includes a 2 course lunch at the venue and tea or coffee in the afternoon.  Please note that the classroom is upstairs.  If you need any help to carry your sewing machine upstairs let us know in advance. 



Quilt Salon – a quilter’s discussion group.  Call us for more details

Friday 25th June, 7.45pm

Friday 23rd July, 7.45pm

Our next course list for the autumn will be out later in the summer.

The small print…

Places on all courses are strictly limited due to space and so must be booked in advance by coming into the shop, emailing or calling 01273 563032.  All courses must be paid for in advance.   If you need parking advice, let us know – on street parking around the venue is limited to 4 hours.  There is all day parking on Highcroft Villas if you want to drop your heavy items off and then go and park.  Could be worse, we could be in the centre of town! 


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