workshops and talks
Learn how to transform and personalise your work and create something truly unique with my fun and simple free motion applique and machine drawing techniques.
I am a qualified teacher and have a degree in textile design and I am now running classes from my own studio in Farnborough, Hampshire. I currently have two different classes open for booking on my ETSY shop. I hope to welcome you to the studio soon!
At the moment I am not taking any new bookings for talks and workshops at other venues in 2017/2018, but if you are interested, please email me at email@example.com for further information and to be added to the bookings waiting list.
1 Day Workshop - Draw with your sewing machine
In this fun workshop I will give you an introduction to free-motion stitching with your sewing machine. This is my favourite technique and a really important part of how I achieve my applique and quilting style.
Honestly, no real life drawing skills are required. I will be right there to help you design, draw any templates required and guide you to create your very own unique projects. I look forward to meeting and creating with you!
Friday 8th Sep 2017 - Book
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Friday 10th Nov 2017 - Book
Friday 1st Dec 2017 - Book
1 Day Workshop - The Wordsmith - Quilted memories to cherish
During our day together, I will tell you the inspiration behind The Wordsmith and share some of the stories that inspired my memory quilt. You will learn how I layer techniques such as fusible applique, free-motion stitching, hand quilting, embroidery and quilt-as-you-go and begin to create unique pieces inspired by your favourite sayings and memories.
I will be right there to help you draw, design and create your own family heirloom. So come, gather your letters and your threads and be a wordsmith with me.
Saturday 9th Sep 2017 - Book
Saturday 7th Oct 2017 - Book
Saturday 11th Nov 2017 - Book
Saturday 2nd Dec 2017 - Book