rag rug workshops

This beginners’ class will teach you all the skills you require to create your own fabulous, textured rag rug in colours of your choice. You will learn how to use the latch tool, work with the hessian backing cloth, and choose, prepare and cut scrap fabrics to create your own up-cycled rug or cushion that you can complete at home. All materials, tea and cake are provided on the day and the latch tool and cutting gauge is yours to keep.

Workshops run on selected dates from 11am to 3.30pm.
February 16, 2019 (Towcester)
March 22, 2019 (Olney)
April 7, 2019 (Towcester)
June 8, 2019 (Towcester)
July 12, 2019 (Olney)
September 20, 2019 ( Olney)
October 26, 2019 (Towcester)

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


japanese apron workshop

Make your own contemporary style Japanese apron in our new sewing class. Japanese cross-back aprons are ingeniously constructed in one piece and simple slip over the head without the need for fiddly ties. You will choose from a selection of beautiful Irish linen fabric and be expertly guided through the process of pattern cutting and construction your apron. You will go home with a completed apron and a pattern you can use to make another. Basic sewing machine skills are required for this workshop. Price includes all materials and use of a sewing machine (please bring a sharp pair of scissors and a packed lunch).

Workshops run on selected dates from 11.30 to 3.30pm.
April 28, 2019 (Towcester)
May 18, 2019 (Olney)
June 22, 2019 (Towcester)
September 14, 2019 (Towcester)

Workshop costs £50.
to book your place, call us today.

Lampshade workshop

Please bring along 1 metre of your own fabric.

Workshops run on selected dates from 10.30-12.30pm.

October 20, 2019 (Towcester)

Workshop costs £30.
To book your place call us today.


eco-printed lampshade workshop

This workshop is designed to develop all the skills you need to produce beautiful and unique fabric prints.
It is suitable for beginners who are keen to achieve clear defined prints that you will use to make a lampshade.
The morning will be spent experimenting with different leaves and foliage on sample pieces and then finally printing the piece to transform into your lampshade. You will make the lampshade in the afternoon.

Fabrics and the lampshade frame will be included in the price of the workshop.

workshop costs
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