WORKSHOPS IN TIVERTON 2018

There is still a bit of planning to do, but here is the list of workshops in Tiverton. Please contact me as soon as possible if you would like to book a place.

JUMPER TO HANDBAG -
Create a unique handbag from a recycled wool jumper On day one you will make the fabric and on the second day you will make the bag
Make the Fabric - Saturday 24th February
Make the Bag - Saturday 24th March

INTRODUCTION TO PATCHWORK
Learn how to use a rotary cutter and your sewing machine to cut and piece fabrics. At the end of the two day workshop you will have the skills to embark on larger patchwork projects.
Cutting and Pieceing - Saturday 21st April
Sashing and Binding - Saturday 19th May

LEAFY LAMPSHADE - Tuesday 29th May
Use real leaf skeletons, sheer fabrics and free motion embroidery to create your own unique lampshade.



STARRY, STARRY NIGHT
Print your own starry fabric then add angelina fibres, sheer fabrics and free motion embroidery for extra sparkle.
Tuesday 24th July
Repeated Tuesday 25th September
Posted on 08 Dec 2017

COFFEE AND CLOTH DAYS IN TIVERTON

The popular Coffee and Cloth days will continue in Tiverton next year. You must pre-book your place. Priority is given to those who have attended workshops.

January 9th
February 20th
March 6th
April 3rd
May 8th
June 5th
July 3rd
August 7th
September 4th
October 2nd
November 6th
December 4th

Posted on 08 Dec 2017

WORKSHOPS IN IVYBRIDGE

I will be teaching workshops and holding Coffee and Cloth days at the Endsleigh Wyevale Garden Centre in Ivybridge once again next year.

Wednesday 24th January - Coffee and Cloth
Wednesday 21st February - Crafters Carry-all
Wednesday 14th March - Coffee and Cloth
Wednesday 18th April - Medieval Tiles
Wednesday 16th May - Coffee and Cloth
Wednesday 6th June - Fabulous Fabrics
Wednesday 11th July - Coffee and Cloth
Wednesday 12th September - Wobbly Christmas Trees
Wednesday 17th October - Coffee and Cloth
Wednesday 14th November - Large Christmas Baubles or Cushions
Wednesday 5th December - Coffee and Cloth

Coffee and Cloth days are social sewing days for working on your own projects.
If you would like to attend any of the above, please get in touch to check availability. Places are limited and pre-booking is essential.
Posted on 08 Dec 2017

WORKSHOPS AT SIDMOUTH FABRICS AND HABERDASHERY

Once again, Julie will be hosting a series of workshops in her lovely shop at Sidmouth.

Crafters Carry-all - Sunday 25th February
Sewing Machine Needle Case - Thursday 15th March
Wrinkles and Runkles (Shrink Polyester) - Thursday 26th April
Fabulous Fabrics - Sunday 20th May
Bag Masterclass - Sunday 1st July
Wobbly Christmas Trees - Thursday 16th August
Embroidered Boxes - Thursday 21st October
Large Christmas Baubles - Thursday 15th November

Contact Julie on 01395 513209
Posted on 08 Dec 2017

KEEP ON SEWING WEEKEND, COVENTRY

Friday 26th - Sunday 28th January
Holiday Inn, Coventry
A WEEKEND OF TEXTURE - I will be teaching lots of techniques to create texture with fabric, thread and fibre. We will use watersoluble fabric, shrink polyester. Over the weekend you can create a range of samples to inform future work, or work on a larger piece to make into a handbag, cushion or wallhanging.
If you would like to attend please get in touch and I will pass on the contact details. There are other workshops happening at the same time so this will be a wonderful weekend of inspiration and sewing. What could be better in the January lull.
Posted on 31 Oct 2017

AUTUMN WORKSHOPS IN TIVERTON

I have planned two workshops for the autumn, but will run each one twice as there are just eight places on each workshop.

LARGE BAUBLES
Tuesday 21st November Seven places available
Create some sumptuous baubles to adorn your home during the festive season. An informal log cabin technique will be used with embellishments of ribbon, buttons etc.


WOBBLY CHRISTMAS TREES
Tuesday 17th October FULLY BOOKED
Tuesday 12th December Two places available
Stitch and flip, free motion stitching, ribbon piping and lots of bling. You will create enough fabric to make five quirky trees at this workshop.



Please get in touch as soon as possible if you would like to attend one of these workshops. I can also teach these workshops to groups and guilds. Please contact me for details.
Posted on 24 Jul 2017