Course dates: 12 December 2016 - 15 December 2016
If you've been thinking of starting a new patchwork project or finishing a piece that has been put to one side, then this is the course for you. The whole emphasis of this course will be to ensure you have an enjoyable break with a group of like-minded people, whilst getting all the guidance you need.
Course dates: 30 December 2016 - 02 January 2017
Join us for the traditional Denman New Year House Party. Visit our Georgian manor house and seventeen acres of parkland for three nights of pure indulgence. The price includes plenty of workshops so you can learn new skills, a wide variety of entertainment, such as a band, a seasonal quiz and a visit to the local pantomime, and all of your meals, with an extra special celebration dinner on New Year’s Eve. It certainly is not to be missed!
Course dates: 06 January 2017 - 08 January 2017
A course for absolute beginners to learn the basic uses of a sewing machine. Learn about the machine parts and maintenance of the machine, about using the correct needles and threads and how to wind the bobbin, thread the machine correctly and adjust the tension. You will then learn how to start and finish, practice basic stitches, finish edges, sew hems, apply trims and make two simple projects to practice your new found skills.
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Course dates: 09 January 2017 - 12 January 2017
Do you want to create one of your own designs and translate it into a picture using the combined techniques of fabric collage and both machine and hand embroidery? Then this is your course! Under Richard's careful guidance you will be supplied with a learning pack at the start of the course and he will teach you how to progress through it step by step. Once you have understood the process, you will be inspired and have the confidence to start your own project using the same procedure in your own individual and personal way. Some experience using a darning foot is necessary.
Course dates: 09 January 2017 - 13 January 2017
Breathe new life into your wardrobe. Adjust sleeve, skirt and trouser hems. Re-shape those ill fitting garments. Learn tips and tricks for fabulous alterations.