Workshops 2018


Zips and buttonholes

Adult 16yrs +  * Not suitable for beginners

Saturday 7th April 2018 - £35 morning tea & coffee included

10am - 1pm

Master standard zips, concealed zips and buttonholes in this 3 hour techniques session.

Please bring your own sewing machine or reserve one of ours at booking.

Tutor - Alice - 6 places

Bordon Phoenix, Bordon, Hampshire - Bookings direct with us - please email for a booking form

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Sewing Socials

Adult 16yrs + * Not suitable for beginners

Saturday 21st April  2018 - £60

Saturday 18th August 2018 - £60 

10am - 4pm  includes light lunch and refreshments

Come and indulge in a whole day of sewing with Alice and Ginny in a beautiful light filled studio space at the Phoenix, Bordon. These sewing socials offer a great opportunity for you to bring your own projects and get expert support and advice, whilst sewing in company. Spaces are limited to 8 people. A light lunch is included plus tea and cake!

Please bring your own sewing machine or reserve one of ours at booking.

Tutors - Alice & Ginny  - 8 places

Bordon Phoenix, Bordon, Hampshire - Bookings direct with us - please email for a booking form

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Mend, Patch & Darn

Adult 16yrs + * Beginners welcome

Saturday  12th May 2018 - £35 morning tea & coffee included

10am - 1pm

Learn a variety of traditional and contempary ways to tackle those mending jobs. This morning session covers creating samples of patching, freemotion darning on the sewing machine and simple hand repairs.

Please bring your own sewing machine or reserve one of ours at booking. You are also welcome to bring along your own items for repairs advice and inspiration.

Tutor - Ginny - 6 places

Bordon Phoenix, Bordon, Hampshire - Bookings direct with us - please email for a booking form

 

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Learn To Sew Together - First Steps

Adult and child 7-11years

Saturday 19th & 26th May2018 - £45 (includes adult and child )

2pm - 4.30 on both days


Want to help your child learn to sew but need a little guidance yourself? This 2 session course is a great opportunity for you and your child to come and learn together, gain confidence and create an applique cushion cover.

Please bring your own sewing machine or reserve one of ours at booking.

Tutors - Alice & Ginny

Farnham Maltings, Farnham, Surrey - Bookings via Farnham Maltings 

 

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Learn To Sew Together - Next Steps  - Pyjama Bottoms *

Adult and child 7-11years

Saturday 19th & 26th May2018 - £45 (includes adult and child )

10.30am - 1pm on both days


 

*A two session follow-on class for those who have completed our First steps course;

Learn to sew clothing on your sewing machine and make your very own cotton Pyjama bottoms! Patterns will be provided but please bring your own fabric (advice will be given on suitable fabric choices after booking).

 

Please bring your own sewing machine or reserve one of ours at booking.

Tutors - Alice & Ginny

Farnham Maltings, Farnham, Surrey - Bookings via Farnham Maltings

 

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Collars and Cuffs

Adult 16yrs + * Not suitable for beginners

Saturday 23rd June 2018 - £35 morning tea & coffee included

10am - 1pm

Master collars and cuffs in this 3 hour techniques session. This class covers how to choose the appropriate interfacings, tips for perfect corners and techniques for construction.

Please bring your own sewing machine or reserve one of ours at booking.

Tutor - Alice - 6 places

Bordon Phoenix, Bordon, Hampshire - Bookings direct with us - please email for a booking form

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Paper bead jewellery

Adult 16yrs + suitable for beginners

Saturday 14th July 2018 - £35 morning tea & coffee included

10am - 1pm

Learn how to reuse discarded papers and magazines to create a variety of bead shapes and ransform these into your own unique piece of jewellery. All materials included but please feel free to bring any papers or old broken jewellery that you may like to add to your creation.

Tutor - Ginny - 6 places

Bordon Phoenix, Bordon, Hampshire - Bookings direct with us - please email for a booking form

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 Set in sleeves


Adult 16yrs + * Not suitable for beginners

Saturday 22nd September 2018 - £35 morning tea & coffee included

10am - 1pm

 

Struggle with setting in sleeves? If so, this class is for you. Alice with take you through a step by step approach to constructing a beautiful set in sleeve, sharing all her tips.

Please bring your own sewing machine or reserve one of ours at booking.

Tutor - Alice - 6 places

Bordon Phoenix, Bordon, Hampshire - Bookings direct with us - please email for a booking form