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April 2019

Starry Night (Day 2) – Claire Passmore

April 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

In this two-day workshop you will learn an easy way to use oil paint sticks to create a rich and colourful background for a unique piece of stitched art.

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Sew, what would you like to do next? Sunday – Zoë Hughes

April 14 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
£30

Sew, what would you like to do next?  An opportunity to overcome the 'brick wall' or problem you might be having with a piece of work, learn new skills or just to get a days dedicated sewing done and meet like minded Thimblestitchers.  Zoë's class 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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Dressmaking 6 weeks – evening class – Vanessa Borrell

April 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
£85

"She is absolutely amazing. There isn’t anything she doesn’t know and she explains and demonstrates techniques clearly and simply. She has a lovely manner and is always ready to help and guide us". One happy student!

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Dressmaking 6 weeks – afternoon class – Karen Fanzo

April 25 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
£85

This course will take you back to the basics of dressmaking.  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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Dressmaking 6 weeks – evening class – Karen Fanzo

April 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
£85

This course will take you back to the basics of dressmaking.  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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Woodland Playmat (Day 1) – Linda Campbell

April 26 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
£70

Playmat made from appliqué panels in a background pieced from 15 jelly roll strips, or equivalent.

The appliqué is applied and stitched into place using raw-edge appliqué and some satin stitch on the name.

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Lino Cutting – Louise Nichols

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
£35

The opportunity to design and carve your own lino block and print on to fabric.

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May 2019

Boro – Paula Simpson

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
£40

In this workshop we will design and make a  bag or a jewellery roll by taking pieces of  new and recycled natural fabrics to create  a piece with a layered, collaged effect, in the ‘Boro Style’.

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Woodland Playmat (Day 2) – Linda Campbell

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

Playmat made from appliqué panels in a background pieced from 15 jelly roll strips, or equivalent. The appliqué is applied and stitched into place using raw-edge appliqué and some satin stitch on the name. The mat measures 30” x 30”. The first day will be spent making the appliqué panels, the second piecing the top together.  An optional third day could be arranged for quilting, if desired. Day 1 - 26th April

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Eco Printing (Two Days) – Fiona Balding

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
£90

Ecoprinting on Paper and Fabric - This is an exciting two day course where will be exploring the magic that is ecoprinting. Ecoprinting is a form of monoprint, or botanical contact print.

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