Sewing Classes, Workshops & Events
We offer a wide range of sewing classes and workshops for all ages and abilities.
Our list below details all the classes we currently offer. Please contact us if there is a class you would like to do that is not currently scheduled, or if you have a suggestion for a new class.
If you'd like to book please Private sewing classes / sewing surgery are available to book at anytime, the class will be scheduled once you place your order.
Click here to book a 2 or 3 hour session or a block of classes.
All classes are taught at our studio showroom in Ferndown.We provide Janome sewing machines for all classes.
INTRODUCTION TO APPLIQUE - A one-off session introducing applique skills.
PATCHWORK QUILT 8 WEEK COURSE FOR BEGINNERS - Finished Lap Quilt - This 8-week course will guide you through the skills needed to create a basic patchwork quilt, from beginning to end. The skills you will learn are the essential building blocks for all quilts and from here you will be able to go on to learn ever more intricate and difficult designs.
PATCHWORK STARS CUSHION - Learn the patchwork techniques to make a half square triangle stars and complete a cushion cover.
LITTLE BUNDLE OF SKILLS - TRIANGLES COURSE - A four week course covering the various skills for creating patchwork triangles, one of the building blocks of many patchwork patterns.
RAIL FENCE PATCHWORK MINI QUILT - This all inclusive 4 week course introduces rail fence patchwork and teaches you to create a cot size quilt perfect for use as a playmat.
BOXY MAKEUP BAG CLASS - Learn to make a boxy make up bag in this class, putting in a zip and lining.
BOBO THE ELEPHANT TOY CLASS - Join us for a fun class making a gorgeous toy elephant from one of our panels.
GET TO KNOW YOUR SEWING MACHINE - Get comfortable with your sewing machine, bobbin loading and threading and stitching, using stitch width and length adjusters.
BEGINNER'S PATCHWORK CRASH COURSE - A one-off session covering the ultimate basics of what you need to know to get yourself started in patchwork.
QUILT AS YOU GO COURSE - Learn to quilt as you go and make a quilt from start to finish in this sewing course.
FREE MOTION QUILTING BEGINNER'S CRASH COURSE - Get to grips with the basics of free motion quilting in our introductory class.
BEGINNER'S BUCKET BEACH BAG SEWING CLASS - Learn to make a fully lined bucket bag.
FLIP & STITCH QUILTED PATCHWORK BAG WORKSHOP - Learn a variety of techniques in an afternoon and complete a gorgeous bag.
PRIVATE SEWING CLASS - Book a session for private tuition, suitable for all levels. Work on a chosen project, learn a new skill or get help with something.
ADVENT CALENDAR SEWING CLASS - Join us in the run up to Christmas for a fun and festive class making an advent calendar out of one of our panels.