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Starts: Friday, 16 April 2021 at 1:45PM
Ends: Friday, 16 April 2021 at 3:00PM
Available spaces: 131

Tutor: Claire Salmon

This charming pair would make a really special wedding gift, or help to keep a little bridesmaid occupied while the speeches go on! To add an extra personal touch, the names of the happy couple can... Read More

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Starts: Saturday, 17 April 2021 at 3:30PM
Ends: Saturday, 17 April 2021 at 4:30PM
Available spaces: 139

Tutor: Liz Morris

Aperture cards are made by cutting a shape out of the front page of a greetings card. A circle, oval, star or any shape you fancy is marked and cut, and the fun is deciding what the fill the space... Read More

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Starts: Tuesday, 20 April 2021 at 1:00PM
Ends: Tuesday, 20 April 2021 at 2:15PM
Available spaces: 145

Tutor: Jean Turton

The days are getting longer, and the flowers are starting to bloom. Jean will show you how to use traditional brush strokes to produce this colourful composition of narcissi and camellias.We will... Read More

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Starts: Thursday, 22 April 2021 at 4:00PM
Ends: Thursday, 22 April 2021 at 5:00PM
Available spaces: 115

Tutor: Pat Lumsdale

This decorative technique is usually seen along side Cathedral window patchwork, often in cushions or hangings but it also makes a delightful little pin cushion and is simple to make by hand,... Read More

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Starts: Friday, 23 April 2021 at 1:45PM
Ends: Friday, 23 April 2021 at 3:00PM
Available spaces: 151

Tutor: Claire Salmon

The first part of this class will show you how to make two more fun stitched art designs, and then I’ll show you how to use your stitched designs to create some great personalised gifts, including... Read More

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Starts: Saturday, 24 April 2021 at 11:00AM
Ends: Saturday, 24 April 2021 at 12:00PM
Available spaces: 149

Tutor: Pat Lumsdale

Over the next few months Pat will be doing fortnightly sessions showing you how to make 9 simple and different patchwork blocks by machine and how to turn them into a quilt using one of the Quilt as... Read More

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Starts: Saturday, 24 April 2021 at 12:30PM
Ends: Saturday, 24 April 2021 at 2:30PM
Available spaces: 150

Tutor: Tilo Flache

Following your requests, here comes a repeat of our two hour extended, more relaxed session of our mandala-making class!A mandala is a geometric configuration of symbols that can serve to facilitate... Read More

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Starts: Saturday, 24 April 2021 at 3:00PM
Ends: Saturday, 24 April 2021 at 4:00PM
Available spaces: 188

Tutor: Stacey Chapman

Create an attractive pattern with freehand machine embroidery whilst dipping your toe into the possibilities of colour blending with this versatile craft. The overlapping circles created from simple... Read More

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Starts: Monday, 26 April 2021 at 1:00PM
Ends: Monday, 26 April 2021 at 2:30PM
Available spaces: 168

Tutor: Janine Kilroe

Upcycle your glass jam jars to create a beautiful decoupaged and illuminated ornament.Janine will start with a brief history of Decoupage and talk you through a selection of decoupage tips and... Read More

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Starts: Tuesday, 27 April 2021 at 1:00PM
Ends: Tuesday, 27 April 2021 at 2:30PM
Available spaces: 185

Tutor: Jane Lappage

Join Jane for this introduction to modern calligraphy class. This is a great way to get started with calligraphy and be creative.To view a video of Jane at work discussing and giving more information... Read More

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Starts: Tuesday, 27 April 2021 at 7:30PM
Ends: Tuesday, 27 April 2021 at 8:45PM
Available spaces: 155

Tutor: Claire Salmon

This session moves on a step from the first sewing machine session which was all about setting up your sewing machine ready for action. This time we will be covering four different types of sewing... Read More

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Starts: Friday, 30 April 2021 at 1:45PM
Ends: Friday, 30 April 2021 at 3:00PM
Available spaces: 196

Tutor: Claire Salmon

Time for a celebration? Bunting doesn’t have to be boring!  Join this fun session for lots of ideas to make your home-made bunting really stand out, using basic machine sewing and decorative... Read More

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Starts: Saturday, 01 May 2021 at 3:00PM
Ends: Saturday, 01 May 2021 at 5:00PM
Available spaces: 181

Tutor: Sue Pearl

Join Sue Pearl in this two hour course as she takes you through the creative process of needle-felting. Learn how to make a fabulous sheep!You can either sit back and watch the demonstration and take... Read More

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Starts: Wednesday, 05 May 2021 at 11:00AM
Ends: Wednesday, 05 May 2021 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 186

Tutor: Sue Pearl

Feltmaking gives you so many different possibilities to create everything form scarves to hats, slippers to pictures, bags, and in this weeks session... to bowls!Felt bowls are lovely. They can be... Read More

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Starts: Friday, 07 May 2021 at 1:45PM
Ends: Friday, 07 May 2021 at 3:00PM
Available spaces: 197

Tutor: Claire Salmon

Have fun with your fabric scraps and learn to make stitched art pictures or cards for all your special occasions. Do come and give it a try- you might just get hooked!This session will show you... Read More

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Starts: Saturday, 08 May 2021 at 1:00PM
Ends: Saturday, 08 May 2021 at 2:15PM
Available spaces: 191

Tutor: Claire Salmon

Join Claire to make this charming little pair of rabbits, using small pieces of cotton fabric, and a combination of machine and hand sewing. This is a lovely project to make as a special gift, or... Read More

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Starts: Tuesday, 11 May 2021 at 1:00PM
Ends: Tuesday, 11 May 2021 at 2:30PM
Available spaces: 193

Tutor: Jane Lappage

Join Jane to learn a new skill as well as a move on from the Modern Calligraphy beginners class as she shows you how to progress onto making a card or tag for any occasion.This script is good for... Read More

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Starts: Thursday, 13 May 2021 at 4:00PM
Ends: Thursday, 13 May 2021 at 5:00PM
Available spaces: 132

Tutor: Pat Lumsdale

Join Pat for this workshop to see her demonstrate how she uses traditional methods of template making and applies them to making more difficult blocks.Materials List, Picture Document and Zoom log in... Read More

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Starts: Friday, 14 May 2021 at 1:45PM
Ends: Friday, 14 May 2021 at 3:00PM
Available spaces: 200

Tutor: Claire Salmon

In this session, Claire will be using heat resistant insulated wadding* to make some lovely co-ordinated kitchen accessories, a double oven glove and potholder, and also a useful ironing mat (you may... Read More

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Starts: Saturday, 15 May 2021 at 11:00AM
Ends: Saturday, 15 May 2021 at 1:00PM
Available spaces: 184

Tutor: Sue Pearl

Nuno felting is a process that brings together the soft drape of silk or muslin and the vibrancy and texture of lovely soft merino wool. Join Sue in creating some lovely nuno fabrics that would good... Read More

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Starts: Saturday, 15 May 2021 at 1:30PM
Ends: Saturday, 15 May 2021 at 3:00PM
Available spaces: 197

Tutor: Stacey Chapman

Using just one colour to draw with our sewing machines, create this glorious Antique plate on a pre purchased fabric template, you will create a beautiful, unique piece to add to your home or as a... Read More

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Starts: Tuesday, 18 May 2021 at 1:00PM
Ends: Tuesday, 18 May 2021 at 2:00PM
Available spaces: 199

Tutor: Liz Morris

Aperture cards are made by cutting a shape out of the front page of a greetings card. A circle, oval, star or any shape you fancy is marked and cut, and the fun is deciding what the fill the space... Read More

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Starts: Friday, 21 May 2021 at 1:45PM
Ends: Friday, 21 May 2021 at 3:00PM
Available spaces: 200

Tutor: Claire Salmon

The third part of Claire's sewing machine skills course will explore some of the different foot attachments on your sewing machine and what they can do to expand your range of sewing skills and the... Read More

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Starts: Tuesday, 25 May 2021 at 1:00PM
Ends: Tuesday, 25 May 2021 at 2:30PM
Available spaces: 187

Tutor: Jane Lappage

Join Jane in this new way of creating ‘Faux calligraphy’  for those of you that are not sure if you want to take the plunge in buying all the kit for ‘Real’ calligraphy.This course is... Read More

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Starts: Wednesday, 26 May 2021 at 1:30PM
Ends: Wednesday, 26 May 2021 at 2:30PM
Available spaces: 200

Tutor: Stacey Chapman

In this fun, chatty and informal workshop, using appliqué and freehand machine embroidery we will explore textures and tonal values to create a gradient scale from white to black. The course will... Read More