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  UPHOLSTERY

Is that dining chair crying out for a new seat, or maybe that tired sofa needs to be loved again! Learn how to upholster using traditional methods including woodwork restoration, webbing, stuffing, springing and covering. Tools are available to borrow. Materials: £5 maximum

Date Wed 9th October  
Tutor Anita Lewis  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 2656  
Fees £50  
     

     
  GARMENT - SOS!

Help! My trousers are too long, my skirt waist is too big (or small!), my dress just doesn't fit, and how do I finish this hem? If you have any of these clothing issues (and more besides), these are the workshops for you. Bring along your garment for altering or something you have part-made that needs finishing and let us help to 'sort you out'! Solve your own garment issues and learn a lot from other people's sewing and fitting problems too.

Date Wed 16th October  
Tutor Pat Phillpott  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 2622  
Fees £55  
     

     
  SEWING SKILLS

These workshops will provide a good foundation for any future sewing projects. Introduction to your Sewing Machine - (2624) Learn how your sewing machine works. You will look at threads, tension, needles and fabric choices. Practise free quilting and appliqué.

Date Sat 26th October  
Tutor Pat Phillpott  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 2624  
Fees £55  
     

     
  UPHOLSTERY

Is that dining chair crying out for a new seat, or maybe that tired sofa needs to be loved again! Learn how to upholster using traditional methods including woodwork restoration, webbing, stuffing, springing and covering. Tools are available to borrow. Materials: £5 maximum

Date Sat 30th November  
Tutor Anita Lewis  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 2657  
Fees £50  
     

     
  GARMENT - SOS!

Help! My trousers are too long, my skirt waist is too big (or small!), my dress just doesn't fit, and how do I finish this hem? If you have any of these clothing issues (and more besides), these are the workshops for you. Bring along your garment for altering or something you have part-made that needs finishing and let us help to 'sort you out'! Solve your own garment issues and learn a lot from other people's sewing and fitting problems too.

Date Wed 6th November  
Tutor Pat Phillpott  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 2623  
Fees £55  
     

     
  SEWING SKILLS

These workshops will provide a good foundation for any future sewing projects. Sewing Skills – (2625) Learn a variety of sewing techniques using both machine and hand sewing. From zips, seams and hems to pressing and finishing.

Date Sat 9th November  
Tutor Pat Phillpott  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 2625  
Fees £55  
     

     
  UPHOLSTERY

Is that dining chair crying out for a new seat, or maybe that tired sofa needs to be loved again! Learn how to upholster using traditional methods including woodwork restoration, webbing, stuffing, springing and covering. Tools are available to borrow. Materials: £5 maximum

Date Wed 4th December  
Tutor Anita Lewis  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 2658  
Fees £50  
     

     
  UPHOLSTERY

Is that dining chair crying out for a new seat, or maybe that tired sofa needs to be loved again! Learn how to upholster using traditional methods including woodwork restoration, webbing, stuffing, springing and covering. Tools are available to borrow. Materials: £5 maximum

Date Sat 11th January  
Tutor Anita Lewis  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 2659  
Fees £50  
     

     
  CLONE YOUR FAVOURITE GARMENT

Be amazed at how easy it is to copy your favourite item of clothing. Course 2620: Choose a simple garment and learn how to make a paper pattern WITHOUT UNPICKING IT! Work on minor alterations that can be made to improve the fi t of your new pattern.

Date Thur 20th February  
Tutor Pat Phillpott  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 2620  
Fees £55  
     

     
  CLONE YOUR FAVOURITE GARMENT

Be amazed at how easy it is to copy your favourite item of clothing. Course 2621: Make up your sample garment and address any fitting issues. Leave with a pattern that works! Workshops can be booked separately.

Date Thur 5th March  
Tutor Pat Phillpott  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 2621  
Fees £55  
     

     
  UPHOLSTERY

Is that dining chair crying out for a new seat, or maybe that tired sofa needs to be loved again! Learn how to upholster using traditional methods including woodwork restoration, webbing, stuffing, springing and covering. Tools are available to borrow. Materials: £5 maximum

Date Sat 7th March  
Tutor Anita Lewis  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 2660  
Fees £50