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

Workshops and Courses

 

  Workshops and Courses – SewArty 2018
Log Cabin Patchwork Please make sure you book to secure a place on your chosen workshopRing 07530 809308 or click here to email us

2018

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  (starting again in March 2019)
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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New Workshops for 2019

Saturday 26th January
2.00 – 5 pm Crochet a long with April £15
Join April as she continues teaching different crochet techniques in this monthly session. beginners are welcome too

 

Tuesday 29th January
10.00 – 2.30  Felted bowls £25 including materials
Make your own gorgeous bowl using the wet felting technique, manipulating it into the perfect shape for you. Please bring an apron, a couple of towels (it can get a bit messy!)  some bubblewrap if you have some and some strong arms. A fun day and you make a lovely bowl too.

 

Tuesday 5th February
10.00 – 12.00 Introduction to Sashiko £10 includes materials
Discover the Japanese art of Sashiko and stitch a sampler after choosing one of the traditional patterns

 

Saturday 16th February
10.00 – 4.00 pm  Luna Day!  £45 including materials
Come and find out what’s taken the country by storm in the crafting world. This beautiful hand stitched rabbit made with soft felt is loved by everyone. This is your opportunity to make your own. The price includes either of the 2 books (Luna Lapin or Luna Lapin and Friends) 2 pieces of felt to make your rabbit, grey or light brown with thread to match, stuffing and a fat 1/4 of fabric to make her dress. Obviusly you won’t be able to finish her in the day , but you’ll have made progress and have a good understanding of how to complete your project. Lots of tips and ideas given throughout the day.
We will have a break for lunch so please bring a packed lunch or there’s plenty of cafes to visit nearby

 

Tuesday 26th February
10.00 – 12.00pm  3D Exotic Birds  £15 including materials
Design your own quirky but exotic bird using a variety of colured merino wools using the needlefelting technique. He/She can then be decorated with sequins and beads

 

 

 


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