Beginners

Please select from our classes below:

  • Free Motion Machine Embroidery In the 4 hour class you will learn how to hoop up your fabric and set your machine up ready to create wonderfully wobbly lines. You’ll then get to grips with using your machine without feed dogs, ‘drawing’ with your machine and adding splashes of colour with fabrics. By the end of the class you’ll have ... read more
  • Beginner’s Patchwork Have you often looked at quilts on line and in books and wondered where to start? Well, this is the class for you.  In this one day workshop we take the mystery out of modern patchwork and hopefully kick start your creative side to produce easy but effective patchwork items (quilts/table runners/cushions) for all your ... read more
  • Beginner’s Sewing Masterclass This is great class if you know a little sewing – so long as you can use a machine you will be able to handle this class no problem. We will show you techniques that you will use time and time again. Knowing a few simple techniques will help you go a long way to ... read more
  • How To Use A Sewing Machine   A class for absolute beginners and a fantastic course to get you on your way – learn how to thread and operate a sewing machine confidently. Take your samples home with you and have everything you need to refer to in the future. This is one of our favourite sessions as it’s like teaching someone ... read more
  • Handbag – The Fiesta Tote Ideal for newcomers and also those that have dabbled in bag making! The Fiesta Tote is a lovely bag designed by Mrs H. Learn basic handbag construction methods and leave with a well finished, lined handbag and skills that you can apply to many different sewing projects. There are options for zip pockets and various handle ... read more
  • How to Use your Overlocker The ever scary overlocker, if you own one and feel its missing its potential, bring it along to this class and we will spend some time discussing and practicing the different stitches and techniques available on your machine and then we will put them into practice and make a simple T shirt. Class level – Intermediate, you will have sewn ... read more

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