SewArty, 5 Warwick House, Station Road, Kenilworth, CV8 1JF, UK
07530 809308

Workshops and Courses

 

  Workshops and Courses – SewArty 2017
Log Cabin Patchwork Please make sure you book to secure a place on your chosen workshopRing 07530 809308 or click here to email us

2017

Our regular weekly workshops are…..

Mondays
7.00 – 9.30pm  Knit, crochet and Stitch £3.00  (£1 goes to our chosen charity Myton Hospice)
An evening social session for all those knitting, crochet and craft lovers. Please bring whatever you are working on, or if you want to start a new project, you’ve come to the right place! Sadly due to numbers and space, we can only do hand projects (Sewing machines just get in the way of tea, biscuits and chat!).

Wednesdays
11.00 –1.00 pm Learn to Crochet with April £10
For complete beginners to or those just starting out and needing a bit of help to conquor the basics.

1.00 – 3.00 pm Intermediate Crochet with April £10
For crochet addicts wanting to brush up on some techniques, this workshop is for you!  It’s best to have some knowledge of basic crochet stitches.

7.00 – 9.30pm Dressmaking with Rosalie  £15
Learn new skills or brush up on those you already have on this informal but very informative dressmaking class. Rosalie will take you through all the stages needed to produce lovely clothes and tailor them to fit, from choosing the correct fabric to pattern reading.

Thursdays
10.00 – 12.30pm Dressmaking with Chrissie £15
Come to this informal but very informative dressmaking workshop. Chrissie will show you how to produce lovely clothes, from choosing the pattern and correct fabric to the finished garment.

Fridays
10.00 – 12.30pm Stitch and Chat  £5
Join us for the morning , have a coffee and a chat and hopefully do a bit of sewing! You can do your own thing or take part in one of  our projects which range from hand stitching to machine and other bits and bobs. It depends what we fancy! You can share the machines at the shop so don’t need to bring your own

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Workshops for 2017

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Saturday 14th October 
10.00-3.00pm  Scrappy Dolls with Di £30  Materials Included
Make a great little doll using our huge assortment of fabrics, lace, ribbons and yarns, making her truly individual. A perfect Christmas present for ….. Please bring a sewing machine and basic sewing kit, or you can hire one from us

Saturday 21st October 
10.00-1.00pm  Free Machine Embroidery workshop with Pam £25
Join Pam to make beautiful little gift bags using voiles and free machine embroidery. Please bring along your machine with a free machine embroidery foot and a basic sewing kit. 

Saturday 28th October 
10.00-1.00pm  Advanced Flowers and Leaves –  Needle felting with Debbie Colby £30 Including Materials.
Learn how to create beautiful pictures using needle felting and free machine embroidery. Debbie will show you the techniques and how to further embellish your work to create a unique piece.
Please bring along your machine with a free machine embroidery foot and a basic sewing kit.

Saturday 4th November
10.00-4.00pm  Christmas Table Runner with Sue  £25
Make a lovely festive runner using strips of fabric and diamond shapes in this whole day workshop. Come a little early to choose and buy your fabrics or use up some of your stash. We can cut the wadding when it’s needed.If you’re not in the festivespirit, why not make one for everyday if you prefer! Please bring along your machine and a basic sewing kit.

Saturday 11th November
10.00-1.00pm  Silk Painted Picture -Silk painting with Cathy Renken £30 Including Materials.
Learn how to create your own silk painting A4 size. You can use designs taken from a selection of  ideas or bring along your own line drawings to adapt. Cathy will show you silk painting techniques and how you can apply them to produce your own piece. Once dry this can be further embellished using hand or machine embroidery of which there will be a brief demonstration.
Please bring along your machine with a free machine embroidery foot and a basic sewing kit. 

Saturday 25th November 
10.00-1.00pm  Landscapes –  Needle felting with Debbie Colby £30 Including Materials.
Learn how to create beautiful pictures using needle felting and free machine embroidery. Debbie will show you the techniques and how to further embellish your work to create a unique piece.
Please bring along your machine with a free machine embroidery foot and a basic sewing kit. (FULL)

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Coming soon! Stay tuned….

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