Kids Sewing Halloween Bat Tops »

Make a FUN and spooky BATWING top in this speedy morning workshop 3 hours of intense sewing. Using a Simple Pattern BLOCK we adjust to suit our own sizes and then swiftly cut out and sew this top up using a lovely t-shirt fabric from well known local designers . This top will turn heads […]

Mixed Media Art Class for Teens »

“Now you see me” with resident artist Marina Nasso-Beard These projects have their roots in making art with an environmentally considerate ethic. I am excited to share my love for combining materials to create mixed media pieces. The classes are an opportunity to try something new, something challenging and meaningful which encourages creativity and is […]

Mixed Media Art Class – Kids »

Our changing world This project is on the theme of conservation and global warming. You will use drawing, printing, layered fabric and materials to make an abstract colour collage. You may choose from two colour palettes; either eternal sunshine (reds, yellows and oranges) or melting ice (blues, purples and iridescent whites). What you learn Using […]

Featured Class: Sew your first patchwork cushion »

Want to improve your skills and learn some new techniques? This is the perfect ‘next steps’ class to follow your Sewing Machine Driving Licence. This workshop is super simple and teaches you how to cut your own pattern, join fabrics and sew buttonholes.  Extending sewing skills and learning techniques that can be applied to your […]

Embroidery and Hand Sewing Stitch Club »

We are really delighted to be starting our first hand sewing and embroidery based stitch club, aimed at 7 -10 years of age (but of course older can join and are very welcome). This initially course is over a full term of 11 weeks (5 week then half-term followed by a 6 week run up […]

Summer Floor Cushions »

Everyone needs one of these and kids and teens especially love a Beanbag floor cushion great for chilling, watching a movie, lunch breaks and sleepovers and of course perfect for a nap (cats and dogs also tend to like these too so watch out!!)We love this quick to make workshop and the best fun is […]

Featured Class: Sewing your first Denim skirt  »

This is all about project ‘getting ready’ for those lighter brighter summer days and family days out or hanging out in the park with besties! This super cute very on trend denim skirt is sassy and stylish. You will also be able to incorporate re-purposed fabrics into your skirt or add some very on trend […]

Tie Dyeing for Kids & Teens »

The kids will love this fun and not so messy approach to tie dye – one of Summer 2019’s hot themes – it’s everywhere in fashion and we love the approach to making this totally cool technique quick and super easy by using Tulip One step kits we create some awesome effects. Feel free to […]

Kids Stitch Club »

Our kids after school sewing clubs ‘The Stitch Club’ are one of our most popular courses and growing every term in attendance. In these classes kids work on a range of textile sewing projects, mainly on the sewing machines but we mix it up and add in hand sewing skills and a few other sewing […]

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 […]