lampshade workshop

Come along to our drum lampshade workshop and learn how to make your very own drum lampshade. Just bring along 1 metre of fabric (or there will be some available to purchase if needed). You will leave the workshop having created your own 30cm drum lampshade for your table top or ceiling. This is a half day course.

The stitched lampshade workshop includes material for a 20cm shade with fabrics to decorate. This will be a full day workshop to create a hand stitched lampshade of your own design. 

Courses run on selected Saturdays 10.30-1.30 for Drum Lampshade and 10.30 -4pm for Stitched Lampshade

February 10, 2018 (Drum Lampshade) Earls Barton
April 7, 2018 (Drum Lampshade) Olney
July 14, 2018 (Drum Lampshade) Towcester

August 11, 2018 (Stitched Lampshade) Earls Barton
October 6, 2018 (Stitched Lampshade) Olney
December 1, 2018 (Stitched Lampshade) Towcester
 

course costs £30 for drum lampshade
or £50 for the stitched lampshade course.
to book your place, call us today.


rag rugging

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, choose, prepare and cut scrap fabrics to create your own up-cycled rug, cushion or frame that you can finish at home.
All materials, tea and cake are provided on the day and the latch tool is yours to keep.

Courses run on selected Saturdays/weekdays from 10.30am to 3.00pm

January 24, 2018 (Olney)
January 28, 2018 (Towcester)
March 17, 2018 (Towcester)
April 22, 2018 (Towcester) 
June 2, 2018 (Towcester)
August 4, 2018 (Towcester)
September 15, 2018 (Towcester)
October 27th, 2018 - Wreath making (Towcester)
 

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


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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 more! 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).

Courses run on Sundays from 11am to 3pm

February 3, 2018 (Towcester)
March 10, 2018 (Earls Barton)
April 21, 2018 (Towcester)
May 12, 2018 (Earls Barton)
June 23, 2018 (Towcester)
July 14, 2018 (Earls Barton)
August 11, 2018 (Towcester)
September 8, 2018 (Earls Barton)
November 3, 2018 (Towcester)
 

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


Christmas Paper Craft/Pom Pom Making

Come and enjoy a fun day being creative with paper or pom poms. We will make a selection of Christmas decorations, simple wreath, bunting, origami stars, cards and gift tags to add a personal touch to your festivities. Mince pies and tea/coffee included.

Courses run on Saturdays/Sundays from 11am to 3pm

November 11, 2018 - Paper Craft (Towcester)
November 17, 2018 - Pom Pom Craft (Towcester)

Course costs £35.
To book your place, call us today.

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