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April 2017
£85

Dressmaking 6 week afternoon class – Karen Fanzo

April 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

 This course will take you back to the basics of dress making. You will be making wearable garments using printed patterns to cut out, piece and assemble and make an article of clothing of your choice. Along the way, Karen will teach you the skills of inserting invisible zips, setting sleeves and making darts. She will also show you the most appropriate seam techniques for the job.

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£85

Dressmaking 6 week evening class – Karen Fanzo

April 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This course will take you back to the basics of dress making. You will be making wearable garments using printed patterns to cut out, piece and assemble and make an article of clothing of your choice. Along the way, Karen will teach you the skills of inserting invisible zips, setting sleeves and making darts. She will also show you the most appropriate seam techniques for the job.

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£27

Sew What… would you like to do next? (Friday) Zoë Hughes

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A relaxing day to enjoy yourself. An opportunity to overcome the ‘brick wall’ or problems you might be having with a piece of work. Learn new skills or just get a days dedicated sewing in and meet like minded Thimblestitchers. Zoë’s class is for those wanting to work on their own individual projects and have a tutor on hand to guide and encourage. Please let me know if you would like more information about this monthly group.

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£80

Lino Print Embellishment – Day Two – Louise Nichols

April 29 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A continuation of Louise’s class on the 22nd March, today is for embelishing your lino printed masterpiece. However, if you would like to embellish one of Louise’s own pieces and just come along for the one day, she will have lots to choose from. Cost to include both dates however, if you are only coming today please come and have a chat. Zoë    

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£27

Sew what…. would you like to do next? (Sunday) Zoë Hughes

April 30 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A relaxing day to enjoy yourself. An opportunity to overcome the ‘brick wall’ or problems you might be having with a piece of work. Learn new skills or just get a days dedicated sewing in and meet like minded Thimblestitchers. Zoë’s class is for those wanting to work on their own individual projects and have a tutor on hand to guide and encourage. Please let me know if you would like more information about this monthly group.

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May 2017
£90.00

Pictorial Machine Embroidery – Linda Miller

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

  Using her distinctive, unique style, Linda creates rich, colourful, naive and humorous embroideries which contain figures set in the outdoors, always happy, always smiling, and usually depicted within a story. Her work is exhibited successfully throughout the UK, Europe and the USA, and she has pieces held in the Southern Arts collection and within the permanent textile and dress collection at the Victoria and Albert Museum. Using a sumptuous array of threads in a variety of colours and thickness…

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Pictorial Machine Embroidery – Linda miller

May 7 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

For full details please see Saturday 6th May 2017

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£40

The Washi Dress – Kelly-Lou Preece

May 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The workshop is a great opportunity to get together with like-minded sewers and learn some new techniques with an experienced teacher. The Washi Dress by indy pattern designer Made by Rae will be our make, with variations and adaptions within the pattern to allow you to make your ideal dress. Come along to master shirring, meet new sewers and make your next go-to dress! The Washi Workshop will be delivered by Kelly-Lou Preece. Kelly-Lou has been a crafter all her…

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June 2017
TBA

1 Day Taster – Cas Holmes

June 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A one day taster day with Cas Holmes.  Thimblestitch has added this one day workshop for those who do not wish to do the following two day workshop.  However please be aware that people are booking both classes! This is a taster day and you will come away with samples of different techniques but not a competed project. Please take a look at Cas’s blog Cas Holmes Blog

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TBA

Stitch Stories – 2 day workshop – Cas Holmes

June 2 @ 10:00 am - June 3 @ 4:00 pm

2 wonderful days with plenty of  time to complete a project over two days.  

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ALL Workshops must be paid in full four weeks prior to commencement.
A refund can only be made if the Workshop is cancelled by Thimblestitch or we are able to fill your place.