Our Craft & Chat Evenings run on monthly on the first Thursday of the month. Bring your own projects, tea and cakes provided. 6pm - 8.30pm -£5.00 payable on the night.
The Knit & Crochet workshops run weekly on a Saturday morning 10am - 12pm with our tutor Sue. Booking is advisable.
All of our workshops include all materials and use of our Singer Sewing Machines.
Drinks and refreshments are included in the price of our workshops. Booking is essential .......... there's only a small chance we would have any spaces left on the day.
Terms and ConditionsRefund, Replacement and Cancellation terms PaymentPayment must be made prior to course commencement. All bookings remain provisional until payment is received. We reserve the right to re-allocate or cancel the place if fees are not paid on time. Full payment is required at least two weeks before the workshop date. CancellationIf you need to cancel a course the following charges will apply: 4 weeks prior to the course date: 20% of the course fee 2 – 4 weeks prior to the course date: 50% of the course fee Less than 2 weeks prior to the course date: 100% of the course fee
However we don’t want to disappoint and as a courtesy , we will place your booking back to our waiting list or relist on our website and attempt to resell your space. If the space sells we will issue you a voucher by email after the class runs.
Cancellation by Simply Needlecraft.
Simply Needlecraft reserves the right to cancel it’s courses at any time. In the unlikely event that a class is cancelled you will be notified by email and we will offer you a credit, transfer your booking to another class or issue you a full refund – your choice. Delegate SubstitutionIf you find you are unable to attend one of our classes you may of course send someone in your place. Please let us know that person’s name before the class so we may welcome them.
Exploring Hand Embroidery -Monday 9th October
Monday 9th October - 6pm - 8.30pm
Join me in one of my favourite workshops ...... Learn a traditional art with a modern twist. Learn about stabilisers, how to transfer designs, use a variety of threads and stitches. £26
Stitches include whipped stitching, chain stitches, knots and more. Create texture and impressive stitches
Thursday 29th March TextileArt Canvas 6pm - 8.30pm - Join us in the popular Textile Art Technique Classes. In this class you will create your very own textile art canvas. Free motion machining is part of this class. If you have basic free motion skills then this will be ideal for you and if your already a whizz at free motion then this is your chance to turn that skill into textile art.
Patchwork & Quilted Table Runner Workshop. This is a 3 part course.
Only a few left!
An advanced quilting workshop. 6.00pm - 8.30pm - 3part Course
8th,15th & 22nd of February This workshop is a three parter. In this workshop will be making a table runner which will be in a log cabin design and free motion quilted. -£60
You will need to bring your chosen fabric for the patchwork. You will need three designs ( please see photos of other quilts made in the previous courses) all three will need to be 100% quilting weight cotton. If you need any advice choosing please feel free to email me – email@example.com I will supply the wadding and backing for your quilts.
Patchwork and Quilting Course for beginners -Various Dates Available- three part course £70
Only a few left!
Learn to design patchwork, bast, quilt and bind to make your very own lap quilt measuring approximately 1 metre x 1 metre. This is a three part course -6.00pm - 8.30pm - £70.00 You will need to bring your chosen fabric for the patchwork. You will need three designs ( please see photos of other quilts made in the previous courses) all three will need to be 100% quilting weight cotton. If you need any advice choosing please feel free to email me – firstname.lastname@example.org I will supply the wadding and backing for your quilts.
Join me in the sewing studio and learn about my favourite technique. This workshop covers the basics of free motion.You will learn about different threads, transferring designs and fabrics. You will also be stitching various patterns.
You will leave with a finished design that you can frame.
This is a popular workshop so make sure you book early.
Thursday 26th April 5pm - 9pm. Join me in my Sewing Studio to learn the art of thread painting by hand. Using inspiration from a range of landscape photos, using inktense and stitching to make a stitch landscape to take away with you.
This workshop is perfect for total beginners. You will be shown how to thread a machine, wind a bobbin and sew straight lines, turn corners and finish seams. You'll make your very own envelope cushion cover, from a choice of fabrics from the shop. You can then take your cushion home and show off your new skills! The topics we aim to cover in this lesson:
How to thread the machine
How to wind on the bobbin and insert the bobbin into the machine
Practise stitching straight and corners
Understanding tension and problem solving tension issues