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Art

Craft

Introduction to felting »

Felt is one of the oldest known fabrics in the world. It’s made by wetting layers of wool roving and rubbing and rolling with soap until the fibres interlock to form a robust fabric. In the morning you will start by making a flat piece of felt to learn the basic technique. You can decorate […]

Featured Class: Mandala Drawing and Painting »

Mandala designs and colouring books have become immensely popular in the west as aids for meditative and creative practice. Ubie’s courses benefit from her experience as an art teacher and qualified graphic designer to teach the artistic skills to elevate your work beyond simple colouring in! Our Mandala courses are for smaller groups with no […]

Kids Sewing

Kids Stitch Club »

Termly Course  Monday 4.15pm-5.45pm £85 – 5 weeks Termly Course  Wednesday 4.15pm-5.45pm £85 – 5 weeks Classes run on Mondays and Wednesdays after school for 5 weeks and they work on a range sewing and textile projects over their term some of these involve creating for example a piece of textile that can then be […]

Kids Summer Sewing

Sewing Machine Drivers Licence »

Get your Sewing Machine Driving Licence in this fun and really original one-off class, it does not matter if you do not have a machine (Yet!) this is aimed to get you Right on track and you will leave wanting to sew SEW much, boys girls all love this class! In our 2.5 hour class […]

Summer Kids Sewing Classes »

Day Time Class Age Price Tuesday 24 July 9.30am-12.30pm Sew a Cool Cactus Pincushion* & Fairy Scissor Case 8yrs+ £20 Thursday 26 July 10am-12.30pm Sewing Machine Drivers’ Licence – Learn how to use a sewing machine 8yrs – teens £35 Thursday 26 July 1.30pm-4.30pm Sew and Repurpose a  Beach Towel Tote* – into a unique […]

Sewing & Textiles

Cushions & Trimmings »

Everybody loves cushions, but often not the price of a them especially if you are looking for something a little bit different which brings a wow factor to jazz up your rooms. Here’s your chance to learn everything you need to know to make them affordable and exactly to your design. You will be learning […]

Hemlines »

Practically every garment you are going to sew will need some kind of hemline, and there are so many options and ways to achieve them. Many of these will depend on the type of fabric you are sewing and sometimes the type of garment structure or look you want to achieve. For example a knit […]

Featured Class: Introduction to Patchwork Quilting »

This is a great class to start you off in the Art of Patchwork and Quilting You Learn the techniques to make log cabin patchwork quilting. You learn the skills and techniques, the correct seam allowances and tips and techniques on how to correctly cut and prepare your quilt. Patchwork artist Kate Owen will be running […]

Introduction to Women’s Pattern Cutting »

This is for confident dressmakers who have completed a good number of dressmaking projects and have a good knowledge base of the essential skills and techniques. Ever wanted to just make your own designs a reality? Do you feel you are paying too much for commercial paper patterns or want to understand how to create […]

Make your own Roman Blinds »

Learn how to make your own professional Roman blinds. We will show you how to make a small lined sample blind where you will learn all the skills and techniques necessary to measure and make your own custom Roman Blinds at home. Basic sewing skills are required; you need to know how to thread up […]

Mastering Collars and Cuffs »

This is a skills based workshop aimed at students who want to start taking their dressmaking a bit more seriously. It’s the beginning of the journey towards finer dressmaking details and grasping some tailoring basics. Once you have made some basic items and you have reasonable confidence on your machine you will be keen to […]

Teens Sewing »

Just the best class to get your KEEN TEEN into or improving SEWING SKILLS! Mostly sewing on the machine but with a little bit of hand sewing involved. We take a White shirt and REPURPOSE it, changing buttons/adding a new collar/cuffs and tweaking the shape all while advancing their sewing skills on the machine and […]

The Essential Unisex Apron Sewing »

 A perfect class following the “Drivers Licence” Workshop or Absolute Beginners one day class. The Essential Unisex Apron will take you to the next level, building your confidence and skills. Throughout the day you will build up your sewing skills and also your confidence as you learn the essentials to get you sewing confidently. By […]