Sewing Machine Skill Improver (NEW!)

Come to Quilt , Broomfield

Sat 23rd July 10.00-3.00pm


This workshop will take you through perfect seams, using monofilament for hand-look stitches, zips and making labels with your alphabet. Again fabrics will be provided for a small project to make on the day. Please bring lunch ...teas and coffees are provided.
£40 (includes fabrics etc) 
 

Get to Know Your Sewing Machine Workshop                                        Sat 26th June 10.00 - 3.00pm Threads, Minehead

Do you feel your sewing machine doesn't really understand you?
In a day I will take you through the feet and stitches what they are for and how to use them. We will learn about threads and needles and how to get the most out of your machine. You will also make a couple of items too for your sewing space.  

£40 (includes fabrics) to book this class please go through the Threads website
Classes Bookings - Threads of Minehead

Upcoming Workshops. . . . .

Understanding your Overlocker
Sat 11th June  10.00-3.00pm Come to Quilt, Broomfield 



Learn how to get the best from your overlocker. We will go through                                                             different stretch fabrics so you can feel confident when buying and how to                                                   adjust your machine for the best finish, tips and tricks, how to do a rolled                                                       hem and then make a basic T-Shirt/dress to practice putting in a neckband

£36 (includes pattern etc) call or email for more detailed info


SIMPLIFYING BODICE FITTING WORKSHOP
Sat 16th July  10.00 - 3.00pm
Do you struggle to get a decent fit when using commercial   patterns?
Do you find darts and measuring confusing?
We will go through reading a pattern, looking at grainlines, how to lay out, bust adjustments and work on a basic fitted bodice toile that you can use as a guide to get a better fit with future patterns.

Cost £40.00 includes basic pattern

 

 




These Friday and Saturday Stitch Clubs are for anyone. If you are wanting to start sewing or need a bit of help with a project or want to improve your skills then jump onto one of these days. Dressmaking, cushions, patchwork...it's all covered in these classes with me on hand to help you through. I can bring a machine if you need to borrow one or want to try one, there are cutting mats ,rulers, rotary cutters and I have a big supply of projects and patterns.Places are limited so do please book in advance

Please email me for more information.

£25 for the day please bring lunch (teas and coffees will be provided.)

Friday and Saturday Stitch Club at Come to Quilt



Beginners Patchwork and Quilting Class

Saturday 30th July 10.00 - 3.00pm  Come to Quilt, Broomfield                                                                          Friday 17th July 10.00 - 3.00pm  Come to Quilt, Broomfield



This is a rolling monthly class for anyone wanting to learn about patchwork

and quilting. We will look at various blocks , hand and machine quilting ,binding ,

working towards a sampler quilt. Both hand sewing and machine sewing methods will be used and rulers, mats and cutters will be available to use so no need for lots of expensive equipment.

Please email me for more information.


£25 for the day please bring lunch (teas and coffees will be provided.)
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