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 […]

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 […]

Absolute Beginners Knitting Workshop

This ONE DAY QUICK START COURSE is designed for those with little or no experience of Knitting or perhaps you have tried at school or a long time ago but need a proper refresh session. We begin by talking you simply and quickly through the basic technically terms, we then get the knitting needles out […]

Dressmaking & Sewing Club

Dressmaking Sewing club for beginners and improvers – weekly term time. This class is for students who have completed one of our absolute beginners courses or workshops and want to improve and start honing their sewing skills and join the world of making their own clothes.  It is also suitable if you are at a […]

Juliet Uzor – a classic coat

Are you ready to truly move your sewing skills to a whole new level? Would you like to include a me-made tailored classic coat into wardrobe? Then this detailed coat making course would be perfect for you. Join Sewing Bee queen, Juliet Uzor, on this very detailed myth-busting course as she guides you every step of the way […]

Juliet Uzor – Sew your activewear leggings

Are you ready to take your sewing skills to a new level? Do you need some incentive to get fitter? With the olympics around the corner, why not give your self the much needed gift of some active wear leggings to be proud of! It doesn’t matter if you’re a gym bunny, yogi, or you […]

Juliet Uzor -Statement Sleeves

Are you fed up of making the same commercial sewing patterns as every one else? Are you ready to personalise your sewing patterns and give your outfits a new look?  Then join Great British Sewing Bee Queen, Juliet, on this exciting masterclass where she will be spilling all her statement sleeve making secrets on this […]

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 […]

Juliet Uzor – Sewing Surgery  

Do you have an Unfinished Sewing Project that has ended up in your UFO pile? Or do you just need a helping hand to guide you through a project? This is the session you need! Come along and complete that project with Juliet’s support.  Juliet’s Sewing Surgery will be perfect for the smallest projects like […]

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 […]

Crochet for beginners

 The Granny Square This workshop is for anyone who has completed a basic class and has learnt how to cast on up to treble stitch. We will do a short re-cap on the basics but we do prefer that you have attended a beginners taster class or similar. Granny squares are a great project to […]

Macrame Plant Hanging

This workshop is designed for beginners, learn how to make your own bespoke macrame plant hanger. Paula from Cocoon&me will firstly show you a few basic knots and techniques. Using 5 mm recycled cotton in a choice of colours, you will then be able to design and customise your very own macrame plant hanger. A […]