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Get to know your overlocker 2
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
This is an intermediate workshop for those that have already completed a beginners workshop or similar. So you know how to thread your overlocker, possibly even do a few different stitches and the insides of your projects are nice and tidy – but are you having fun and ‘making’ any projects with it?  Or, maybe it& , ...
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Beginners’ Crochet
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Crochet is a wonderful way to pass the time requiring nothing more than a hook and a ball of yarn. Completely portable it can go everywhere you go. Once you start I know you’ll be hooked, it’s no wonder you want to learn to crochet! Enjoyable, clearly presented and filled with expert tips, this beginners’ c , ...
Presser foot perfection
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Do you ever wonder what all those presser feet do? Have you tried using one and not got the right result? Not sure which presser feet are worth the investment? If you would like to know more about sewing machine presser feet then this workshop is for you. Our presser foot sewing class is aimed at those who can use a ma , ...
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Mystery Quilt Club 2024
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
If you’ve been looking for a monthly patchwork session where you can build and refine your skills, become part of a community and enjoy some time sewing with others then look no further. Our Mystery Quilt Club for 2024 is designed to do all of this. Each month we will work on different elements for our mystery qu , ...
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Sew Friendly open sessions (5 hours)
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Our regular stitch classes for those looking to build their skills or sew in a friendly relaxed environment. Need help with some dressmaking? Looking to adjust a pattern? Stuck on a piece of patchwork? Not sure where to start with a project? Want some pointers on how to complete your project? These sessions allow you t , ...
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Learn how to use a coverstitch machine
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Have you even ever heard of a coverstitch machine? Have you ever wondered how your t shirt tops are hemmed? They have that lovely straight stitch on the outside and the complicated threads on the inside. That is all done with a coverstitch machine. It’s the best machine for hemming stretch but there are lots of d , ...
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Crochet and a Cuppa
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
An absolute favourite at Made and Making, these sessions are a chance to crochet in company.  These sessions allow you to bring along your own project and Sarah will be on hand to provide any guidance that you may be after. This session is being led by Sarah. Not suitable for complete beginners. , ...
Sew Friendly open sessions (3 hours)
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Our regular stitch classes for those looking to build their skills or sew in a friendly relaxed environment. Need help with some dressmaking? Looking to adjust a pattern? Stuck on a piece of patchwork? Not sure where to start with a project? Want some pointers on how to complete your project? These sessions allow you t , ...
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Patchwork Posse
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Do you want to be part of our Patchwork Posse? We’ve been listening to everyone who tells us how much they enjoying being part of our community and sometimes just want to come and soak it up. These new sessions are for lovers of patchwork and quilting to come together (whether you have been before or not), make f , ...
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Leather work skills – small gifts
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Have you ever fancied working with leather? It’s quite different to sewing with fabric. We all know that leather can be sewn but how about constructing using rivets? We’re being joined by leather  expert Rebecca Jane. Rebecca will show you how to make some small leather items. Everything is hand stitched or , ...
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Dressmaking with jersey – Coco dress / top
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Need to stretch your dressmaking skills and learn how to sew with jersey fabric? Coco is a Tilly and the Buttons pattern which gives you the choice to make a dress or top with long or three quarter length sleeves and a rolled cuff option too. The neck line can be a simple round neck or you have the option to try a funn , ...
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Dressmaking for beginners and improvers (Wed am) new course starts April 2024
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
This 10 week course is for complete beginners to dressmaking or those with some sewing experience. You’ll learn how to make a garment of your choice using a commercial (shop bought) pattern. The course will take you through the whole process including taking personal measurements, selecting and cutting the correct size , ...
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Building colour confidence
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Time and time again I hear people say that they don’t feel confident working with colour. Whether it is choosing colours for a crochet blanket or sorting fabrics for their next patchwork project. So I have designed this workshop to give an insight into the ‘rules’ of working with colour and to give pl , ...
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Dressmaking for beginners and improvers (Fri am) new course starts April 2024
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
This 10 week course is for complete beginners to dressmaking or those with some sewing experience. You’ll learn how to make a garment of your choice using a commercial (shop bought) pattern. The course will take you through the whole process including taking personal measurements, selecting and cutting the correct size , ...
Dressmaking for beginners and improvers (Fri pm) new course starts April 2024
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
This 10 week course is for complete beginners to dressmaking or those with some sewing experience. You’ll learn how to make a garment of your choice using a commercial (shop bought) pattern. The course will take you through the whole process including taking personal measurements, selecting and cutting the correct size , ...
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Mono Printing with Free-motion Embroidery
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Learn to mono print with real plants and flowers and then add free motion embroidery, adding depth and texture to your picture. You will create your own original piece of textile art through printing and embroidery techniques. Ellie is a local textile artist who makes original fabric paintings with added free motion em , ...
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Beginners Book Making
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
If you have ever wanted to have a book that is special enough to hold the contents inside come along and learn some book making techniques. Create your own book for those special treasures, let them shine within a bespoke handcrafted home. In our beginners book making workshop you will learn all the skills you need! Us , ...
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