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We are very pleased to be hosting Angela’s 6 month course ‘Quilt as You Go’ where you will produce this amazing quilt, designed by Angela, using the Sampler Set 1 Westalee Rulers. You will need to have been on the Beginners Course as a minimum for experience, but ideally you will have completed the 2 Day Sampler Course. The dates are all Sunday’s – 28th October 2018, 18th November 2018, 16th December 2018, 13th January 2019, 24th February 2019 and 24th March 2019. The course fee is £330.00; you will pay a deposit of £100.00 on enrolment with the balance of £230.00 due on the 28th October 2018. Once enrolled the workshop fees are non-refundable unless we are able to sell your place.
Limited to 8 places.
Workshop fees do not include materials or equipment.
This was a very successful workshop when we held it before. It is an ideal opportunity to learn how to make your very own noticeboard, which then gives you the skills to make your own at home. They make marvellous gifts too and can be made for all sorts of places; i.e. Kitchens, Bedrooms, Offices, the workplace, and it’s surprising how much you use one once it’s on the wall. I love mine! You can do the course and make your own bespoke noticeboard for less than you would pay to buy one! The tutor will supply all you need to make your noticeboard including the board, wadding, lining, pins etc (excluding the fabric and ribbon) for an additional fee of £15 which you will pay the tutor in cash on the day.Find out more »
Linda has been busy designing again and she has made this lovely wall hanging featuring a Mermaid. The techniques used include very easy machine embroidery with raw edge applique. Youngsters (10+) accompanied by an adult are welcome to do this workshop. You can use either a free motion foot (if you are able to free motion) or a standard foot to create the design and texture along with various oddments of fabric for the background and Mermaid.Find out more »
Have you been on a free motion quilting workshop with Lynne Pretty? If you have and would like to now progress your skills to a more detailed and bigger piece of work, then this is the workshop for you.Find out more »
This is a brand new workshop with Linda who has been designing again. You will create this lovely panel using a technique with different colours sheers and free motion embroidery. Some experience of free motion is required. Your darning/embroidery machine foot is essential. The tutor will have the heavy weight vilene with the pattern printed on it for a charge of £1.50.Find out more »
For those that have enjoyed learning needle felting, or those that want to have a go, we have this new Christmas themed workshop with Sarah, where you will make 2 Christmas Baubles, one snowman and one Christmas pudding. They are both so cute! Sarah will provide a kit for an additional £7.50, which you will pay in cash on the day of the workshop direct to Sarah.
Workshop Fee – £25.00 (This does not include materials)
Come and spend the day sewing at The Cosy Cabin with Jacky our tutor on hand to help you with quilting techniques (excludes dressmaking). This isn’t a teaching workshop but an opportunity to work on your own projects with the knowledge that someone is here to help you.Find out more »
NEW DATE – This is one of Karen’s designs and makes a lovely Christmas Wall Hanging. The detailed tree gives a 3D effect. You can even add little presents under the tree.Find out more »
Once you have completed the Beginners Course, Angela then offers a 2 Day Sampler Course where you will use the rulers from the Beginners course plus Sampler Set 1. You will learn lots of new designs/techniques with the new rulers, which are brilliant for quilting your own quilts/panels etc. The designs in the photo show just how versatile these rulers are and what amazing designs you can quilt. Once enrolled the workshop fee is non-refundable unless we are able to sell your place. As on previous Westalee Ruler workshops, once enrolled we will let you have the offer code so that you can order your Westalee Rulers from The Cotton Patch.Find out more »
Back by popular demand. ‘Boxes with Bridget’ workshops were a huge success last Christmas, especially the Christmas Tree Shaped Box, which makes not only a great display over the Christmas Season, but also a great gift box too. If you don’t want it in a Christmas Theme, then it would look amazing in any themed fabric you were to pick. In addition to the workshop fee, Bridget will supply a kit on the day of the cardboard templates needed to make the tree shaped box. The kit is £7.50 in cash which to pay on the day direct to Bridget your tutor. You do not need a sewing machine for this workshop. It involves hand sewing and glue. So ideal for those that don’t have sewing machines.Find out more »
All Workshops must be booked and paid for when booked.
We are unable to refund any workshop fees unless cancellation is made
3 weeks before the class and then we can only refund 50% of the fee.
Once you have enrolled you will be sent a requirement list.
All Saturday workshops are from 10am to 4pm. Unless otherwise stated
The Cosy Cabin will be open from 9.30am on the day of the workshop so you can select and purchase your fabrics with the assistance of the tutor (if required).
We now have Sewing Machines that are available to hire for Workshops at £5.00 per day – please ask us for more details.