Crochet Christmas Bauble Workshop »

Join Paula from Cocoon&me & learn how to create your very own modern Crochet Christmas baubles. This simple design is recommended for Intermediates & above however beginners are also welcome! Using a chunky 10 mm hook & 5mm recycled cotton braided cord the baubles grow fast!  You will be shown how to make: a magic […]

Pom Pom Wreath Workshop »

A fun workshop making Pom Pom wreath .Using a multi Pom Pom maker you will be shown how to make multiple pom poms to attach decoratively to a copper ring. You will also be shown a simple macramé knot to hang the wreath from. Yarns will be provided, but please bring your own if you […]

Absolute Beginners Christmas Special »

This is a great course to start your sewing journey, and a fabulous GIFT for someone who wants to learn. This 3 week programs gets you to build up your skills, techniques and knowledge making you confident to use a sewing machine for lots of sewing jobs. We teach everything you need to know to […]

Halloween ‘Dia de los muertos’ book page Art for Teens »

Create a beautiful piece of original Art. Join us for a fun workshop inspired by the Mexican celebration of El Dia de Los Muertos. What you make: You will make your own original artwork using a variety of creative techniques including painting,stamping and layering colours,patterns textures and surfaces. What you learn: We will use recycled […]

Halloween ‘Dia de los muertos’ book page Art for Kids »

Create a beautiful piece of original Art. Join us for a fun workshop inspired by the Mexican celebration of El Dia de Los Muertos. What you make: You will make your own original artwork using a variety of creative techniques including painting,stamping and layering colours,patterns textures and surfaces. What you learn: We will use recycled […]

Bat Cat Cushion for Kids »

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 […]

Terror-ific T-shirt Designing and Printing »

Unleash your imagination and create a frightful collection of terror-ific t-shirts to wear this Halloween with the FAB DAB DO children’s t-shirt painting workshop. There are four kit boxes to choose from Spells and Potions, Skeleton Bones, Cat and A Bat and Day of the Dead Skull. Each child works from their own kit box […]

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 […]

Garment Repair and Restore   »

Hand sewing workshop which teaches you all the essential skills and techniques to repair garments and fabric items. We teach you how to approach the most common repair problems and undertake basic alterations which you may often pay a fortune at the dry cleaners. Hemming skirts and trousers, repairing rips and holes in fabric items, […]

Sew Elf Stockings »

We think ELF Stockings are far more  Fun for the Kids ! Check out our array of different ones we made for Santas-Elfs Over the years Santa always asks us to run up a few as obviously they get WORN out due to excessive Elf activities ! , so we thought why not make tis […]