This is such a lovely workshop with Linda Walker where you will make this lovely Autumn Scene. Using the fabric scraps technique but using it in a different way in order to yield a scene showing the glorious colours of this season. Bring a photo or picture which includes the sky, that you’d like to include for the distant view – perhaps a holiday location. It is useful to bring the mount and frame for the picture to the class. You will need your darning/embroidery foot to do this workshop.Find out more »
The ‘Jewel’ Quilt – ‘Quilt as you Go’ – 6 Month Course with Angela Attwood Using Sampler Set 1 Westalee Rulers
We are very pleased to be hosting Angela’s 6 month course again ‘Quilt as You Go’ Jewel Quilt 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 –
22nd September, 13th October, 24th November, 5th January 2020, 2nd February 2020 and 8th March 2020. The course fee is £360.00; you will pay a deposit of £180.00 on enrolment with the balance of £180.00 due by the 21st August 2019.
Once enrolled the workshop fees are non-refundable unless we are able to sell your place.
You will need to purchase the Jewel Quilt Book for the course.
Limited to 8 places. Only 2 Places Left.
Workshop fees do not include materials or equipment.Find out more »
Janet will be teaching this lovely technique to make a ‘Storm at Sea’ Quilt top over 3 sessions:- Saturday 28th September, Saturday 12th October and Saturday 2nd November 2019. As there are so many options with designs, on the first session Janet will work through with you the design you would like to do, and the fabric requirements for your design. So if you have fabrics you want to use, please bring them with you for session 1. There is also an option to resize the quilt to make it bigger. The technique will be foundation pieced for accuracy.Find out more »
Following a very successful workshop with Kathleen in June, we have this new workshop coming up – Mixed Media Machine Embroidery Free Standing Scroll.
You will need your free motion foot for your sewing machine and be able to drop you feed dogs to do this workshop.
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 »
This is a lovely new mini workshop with Sarah where you will make this cute penguin called Pip. Young people are welcome to join this workshop (10+) but they must be accompanied by an Adult. Sarah will supply the kit to make Pip the Penguin, which is an additional £5 paid to Sarah in cash on the day of the workshop.
Limited to 10 places.
This is one of our most popular workshops with Karen during the lead up to Christmas. Although these crackers do make ideal gifts for other occasions like Weddings, Anniversaries and Birthdays, they are also perfect for decorating your Christmas Table. The added bonus is that they pull apart like a traditional cracker leaving a space for a gift. This is also a great opportunity to use some of the detailed stitches on your sewing machine to decorate them.Find out more »
This is one of our most popular workshops with Angela Attwood teaching how to use the Westalee Rulers. For the Beginners workshops you will need the appropriate Ruler Foot for your sewing machine, you cannot use a traditional embroidery foot. You will need the 12” arc ruler and spacing gauge too for this workshop.Find out more »
This tiny little house has a roof that lifts off so it could contain a little gift or maybe sweets. Ideal for a table centre piece too. During the workshop you will learn a quick method to make a covered box and then you will have time to have fun making little decorations.Find out more »
Have you been on the Beginners Workshop with Angela? If you have, you might like to do the follow on course which is a 2 Day Sampler. The advantage of this course is Angela will teach you all about marking up and positioning your quilting with your new rulers, thus enabling you to work on your own quilts once you have completed the course.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.