Workshops And Events 2021

Dear Customers,
Obviously, this information is subject to change but... I'm finally making plans for classes to start in August.
Monday 2nd August will set us off and numbers have to me limited.

Classes will be as follows:-
Mondays... (9.30 to 12.15 = £15) or (9.30 to 3.30 = £25)
Tuesdays... (9.30 to 3.30 = £25)
Wednesdays... closed, at the moment.
Thursdays... (9.30 to 12.15 = £15) or (1.00 to 3.45 = £15) or (9.30 to 3.30 = £25)
Fridays... (10am to 3pm = £20)
Saturday workshops 9.30am to 2pm (prices to be confirmed, when they start!)

All classes require pre-booking. Please call or email for further information.07807530441

If you need to make a quilt sandwich and would like to use my tables, please call to book a suitable time. 
Until 31st July, weekday slots will be available too.
£10.00 per sandwich plus your wadding.

 Retreats & Sunday Sewing dates... .

Sunday Sewday 22nd August 9.30am to 4.30pm £20.00
Includes a delicious selection of desserts. Bring your lunch and a mug.
Full up but there's a waiting list.

Sunday Sewday 26th September 9.30am to 4.30pm £20.00 Almost full.
Includes a delicious selection of desserts. Bring your lunch and a mug.

Quilting Retreat Monday 18th October to Thursday 21st. Fully booked.
Quilting Retreat Thursday 21st October to Sunday 24th. Fully booked.

Sunday 28th November 9.30am to 4.30pm
Details to be confirmed.

Sunday 30th January 2022 9.30am to 4.30pm
Details to be confirmed.

I still intend to re-schedule all workshops that didn't happen because of Covid 19.
If you booked a workshop and paid a deposit, that deposit will be transferred to the new date.
If you prefer, you can have a credit note to spend your deposit in my shop.

The following information is for when we get back to normal

What is a Sandwich Saturday?
It's a day when I push my tables together in the classroom so that you can pin (sandwich) the 3 layers of your quilt, no matter how large or small it is, without having to crawl around on the floor and without having to spoil your best dining table with pin and tape marks!
Book time slots @ £10.00 per sandwich between 10am - 2pm, booking is required.
You can also use the tables to lay out the blocks you've made to decide on settings, or to see how many more blocks you need or... even better... to help you choose fabrics!

General Sewing for Beginners Project
Whether you're starting out on your sewing journey or just wanting refresh your skills.
Learn how to use your sewing machine while making a very useful tote bag.
A simple Patch Pocket. A zipped pocket. Handles. 
Use your Decorative Stitches if you have them.

Patchwork And Quilting for Beginners
Dabble in all aspects of patchwork and quilting...
Accurate cutting using a mat, ruler and rotary cutter.
Sewing an accurate quarter inch seam allowance with, hopefully, straight lines.
Good general piecing skills with top tips to help with seam matching.
Good pressing technique… a very important skill.
How to make and a small quilt sandwich.
How to quilt and, if there’s still time left we can turn your project into a lovely cushion with my fabulously easy zip inserting method. 
The workshop starts at 10am and we should be finished by 3pm... 
What a lovely way to spend a day... then if you find you are hooked... and that happens a lot... you can start thinking about what to make next.

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