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Felted Flowers with Pam Martin 

Learn how to make stunning dry felted and machine stitched flowers in day and be sure of beautiful all year round flora. Made with blended fibre tops and beautiful embroidery threads in colours of your choice, you will complete at least one flower head in a day. 
Friday 7th September 
10:00 - 3:30 
£30.00
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Beginners Bunting with Sarah Harris 

Make some bunting with an appliquéd name, shape or word (up to 7 letters) on it. This course will teach you to use bondaweb and be inspired to make bunting for every occasion using templates that we will give you. This day is aimed at novice stitchers, or anyone wanting to practise using a sewing machine. A parent and an older child (12+) could come and make a length of bunting each, sharing a sewing machine. Please downlaod the reuirements list. 
 
Saturday 22nd September  
10:00-3:30 
 
 
£30.00
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Lampshades with Sarah Brown 

Learn how to make a beautiful drum lampshade. You will need to bring along half a metre of fabric (nothing too heavy or embellished please) and we will supply all the other materials. You will be able to choose between making a 20cm or 30cm diameter lampshade. 
 
Saturday 29th September 
10:00-1:00 
 
 
£40.00
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Playing with Dresden Plate with Ann Hibberd 

There are many forms and styles of the Dresden Plate block. In this workshop you will learn several different techniques to get different effects. You can then start to work on your own project or carry on making different samples to use at home. This workshop is quicker with a sewing machine but can be done by hand - it’s just slower! Dresden Plate blocks can be made into quilts, wall hangings, bags and cushion covers. Please download requirements. 
 
Monday 1st October  
10:00-3:30 
£30.00
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Knitted and Crocheted Christmas decorations with Shirley Downey 

Are store-bought decorations really special? Here's how to make your own that are unique to you and your family. Patterns will be available to make glittery stars, coloured sparkly baubles, Santa boots and much more. And even jingle bells made from wool - now that's the magic of Christmas and it's a trick you can learn that'll intrigue your family and friends. This one-way workshop is designed for those who can already knit or crochet a little. 
 
Saturday 15th October  
10:00-3:30 
£30.00
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Learn to Spin with Sarah Harris 

Spin and ply a ball of yarn. The day covers carding, and spinning on a spindle, great wheel and treadle-driven flyer wheel. Bring your own wheel or use one of ours. Materials provided. 
 
Sunday 14th October 
10:00-3:30 
 
 
 
£35.00
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Faux Chenille with Ann Hibberd 

This is a stitch and cut technique that produces a faux chenille effect on the fabric surface. It involves stitching together layers of fabric one on top of the other and then cutting through the top layers leaving the base layer intact. A fluffy effect similar to the pile of velvet or chenille is created. The resulting fabric can be used for bags, wall hangings, blankets and incorporated into quilts. Please download requirements. 
 
REQUIREMENTS TO FOLLOW 
 
Monday 15th October  
10:00-3:30 
 
 
£30.00
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Little Bags with Sarah Harris 

Learn to make a useful 3 dimensional patchwork bag with either a zip or a bound edge at our one day workshop. Then, make others at home, in various sizes, from the basic pattern. You will find endless uses for these pretty little bags, and they make lovely gifts too. Please download the requirements. 
 
 
Saturday 20th October 
10:00-3:30 
 
 
£30.00
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Rope Bowls with Pam Martin 

Learn now to stitch a textile rope bowl on a sewing machine. With or without lids, rope bowls are a fun and creative stitch project and are brilliant for using up cotton fabric designs that you no longer love as much as the day you purchased! A small rope bowl can be completed in a day. 
 
Friday 26th October 
10:00-3:30 
 
 
£30.00
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Learn to Spin with Sarah Harris 

Spin and ply a ball of yarn. The day covers carding, and spinning on a spindle, great wheel and treadle-driven flyer wheel. Bring your own wheel or use one of ours. Materials provided. 
 
Sunday 28th October  
10:00-3:30 
 
£35.00
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Knitting and Crochet with Shirley Downey 

Suitable for beginners and improvers. In a workshop style, students will gain knowledge of basic stitches, patterns, skills, yarns, equipment and pattern reading. Students will also be able to expand their knowledge and brush up on techniques, seek individuality and maybe even get some tips on adapting patterns and finishing garments. Please bring yarn and needles/hooks (or buy them in the shop). 
 
Saturday 3rd November  
10:00-3:30 
£25.00
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Felted Hedgehogs with Kirsten Hill-Nixon 

Combine wet and needle felt for your cute furry friend! Using wool and alpaca fibres we will wet felt your hedgehog body around a template. We will then needle felt feet and faces, fluff up and shape your hedgehog ready to take home. Please bring two small hand towels. 
 
Saturday 10th November  
10:00-3:30 
 
 
£35.00
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Christmas Stained Glass with Ann Hibberd 

Make a Christmas stained glass effect picture with fusible bias binding 'leading'. Sewing machine required (this can be done as a hand-sewn project but will, obviously, take a lot longer). Price includes the bias binding, bondaweb and wadding, however please download the requirements. 
 
Sunday 11th November  
10:00-3:30 
 
£40.00
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Advent Calenders with Sarah Harris 

Use your sewing machine to make a fabric advent calender, with pockets for small gifts. Choose from a selection of printed panels in advance of the day, then stitch, assemble and embellish your own Christmas countdown wall hanging, all ready for 1st December. 
 
Saturday 17th November  
10:00-3:30 
£35.00
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Sock Knitting with David Harris 

Learn how to knit a sock in the round, including the use of double-pointed needles, turning the heel and grafting the toe. Bring along a set of 2.5mm double-pointed needles and a ball of 4-ply sock wool. 
 
Saturday 24th November 
10:00-3:30 
 
 
£30.00
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Learn to Spin with Sarah Harris 

Spin and ply a ball of yarn. The day covers carding, and spinning on a spindle, great wheel and treadle-driven flyer wheel. Bring your own wheel or use one of ours. Materials provided. 
 
Sunday 25th November  
10:00-3:30 
 
£35.00
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Christmas (or not!) Log Cabin Table Centre with Ann Hibberd 

Make shaped Log Cabin blocks using foundation piecing. This is an opportunity to learn how to foundation piece if you’ve not done it before and is a good refresher if you have! When the blocks are put together they make a hexagonal table centrepiece. Choice of two designs. Sewing machine required. 
 
Monday 26th November  
10:00-3:30 
 
£30.00
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Needle Felted Christmas Reindeer  

Needle felted fun reindeer for Christmas, using specialist felting needles we will sculpt wool fibres, that we will then felt into tweed and wool fabrics, making your reindeer that is easy to frame in a hoop. All materials provided. 
 
Saturday 8th December  
10:00-3:30 
 
£35.00
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