Beginners’ Sewing 

Absolute Beginners Machine Sewing.jpg

This sewing course is for absolute beginners. Emma will show you how to thread your machine properly, wind a bobbin, set your machine tension, change your needle and make a small zipped bag to take home with you. All materials are provided and there will be opportunity to purchase some pre-cut kits to make more bags at home. If you have your own machine we recommend bringing it along so that you learn on your own machine. However, one can be provided if required, please let us know at time of booking. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided.

Courses run on selected Saturdays from 1pm to 4pm.
September 29, 2018 (Towcester)

Course costs £40.
To book your place, call us today.


beginners’ patchwork and quilting

This course will show you all the basic skills to start patchwork and quilting, and is suitable for complete beginners or people who can already sew and are keen to learn a new skill. Emma will teach you how to cut fabric with a rotary cutter, as well as piecing blocks, pressing, quilting and binding. The different threads and waddle will also be discussed in this workshop. Again, please bring along your own machine or we can provide one if required. Please let us know when booking. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided.

Courses run on selected days from 1pm to 4pm.
April 7, 2018 (Towcester)
June 30, 2018 (Towcester)

Course costs £40.
to book your place, call us today.

Beginners Patchwork and Quilting Workshop.jpg

 Parent/adult and child beginners’ sewing

Adult and Child Sewing Workshop Pic.jpg

Come and learn how to make your machine sewing project with your adult helper. Emma will show you how to thread your machine properly, wind a bobbin, set your machine tension, changing stitches and sew safely. All materials are provided including beginner friendly sewing machines, however please bring your own if you prefer. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided.
This workshop is suitable for children aged 8 and above. Your adult helper will be free - just book one space.

Courses run on selected days from 1pm to 4pm.
June 30, 2018 (Towcester)

course costs £40.
to book your place call us today. 


Beginners’ Crochet

Learn the craft of crochet, from the basic stitches to creating a traditional ‘Granny Square’. Starting at the very beginning, you’ll learn how to hold the hook and make your first stitches. In the afternoon, we’ll cover how to read a simple pattern and crochet a traditional ‘Granny Square’. All materials provided including a set of hooks for you to take home.

Courses run on selected Saturdays from 10.30am to 4pm.
January 27, 2018 (Olney)
February 3, 2018 (Olney)
April 21, 2018 (Olney)
May 5, 2018 (Towcester)
June 24, 2018 (Towcester)
July 22, 2018 (Towcester) 

Course costs £40.
To book your place, call us today.