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The Bobbin Patch :: Workshops

  Workshops

 

 Bobbin Patch workshops June –September 2016

Tuesday 21st June 6pm-9pm

A taste of Patchwork £17.50

This 3 hour taster session is designed to give a flavour of the subject and provides an opportunity for you to sample the subject before embarking on further courses or classes. Fabrics, tools and terminology used in patchwork and quilting will be discussed before you are introduced to basic cutting using rotary cutters and mats and sew some simple patchwork blocks together using a sewing machine. Basic sewing machine skills needed to attend this class.

 Included in class; all materials and tools plus the use of our Janome sewing machines. You are welcome to bring your own cutters and mats if you wish.

 

Monday 27th June 10am-4pm

Bargello magic Carpet £25.00

Increase your piecing skills making this small wall hanging with its dynamic pattern.

For beginners to intermediate sewers.  Requirement list on booking

 

Tuesday 28th June 6pm-9pm

Beginners Sampler Quilt 

Nine block Sampler course, suitable for a beginner with basic machine skills

This course comprises of nine three hour sessions during which you will make nine 12 inch blocks which when finished can have sashings and borders added to make a 52inch square quilt/throw.

Each class will guide you through a number of techniques including Foundation piecing, English paper piecing, machine and hand appliqué, hand and machine quilting plus adding cornerstones, sashings, borders and bindings.

This is a great way to extend your skills. Full requirement list will be given on booking.

£15.00 per session with a £32.00 deposit on booking

Customers can join in with this class at any of the dates as the class will be ongoing.

 

 

Sunday 3rd July 1pm-4pm

Beginners Sampler Quilt

Nine block Sampler course, suitable for a beginner with basic machine skills This course comprises of nine three hour sessions during which you will make nine 12 inch blocks which when finished can have sashings and borders added to make a 52inch square quilt/throw.

Each class will guide you through a number of techniques including Foundation piecing, English paper piecing, machine and hand appliqué, hand and machine quilting plus adding cornerstones, sashings, borders and bindings.

This is a great way to extend your skills. Full requirement list will be given on booking.

Included in class; Handouts. Rotary cutters and mats and the use of machines if required. 

£15.00 per session with a £32.00 deposit on booking

 

Monday 4th July 10am-4pm

Wool Tweed Bag   £40.00

Come and make this cleverly constructed bag which has a zipped closure plus two zipped pockets. An adjustable strap means it can be worn across the body or on the shoulder. Easier than it looks!

Included in the class, full kit with paper pattern and use of our sewing machines.

 

Monday 11th July 10am-4pm

Harmonic Convergence £25.00

This workshop is based on a technique devised by Ricky Tims and described in his book as Convergence quilts.

Using two three or four fabrics the results are always stunning.

Requirements list on booking

 

 

 

Thursday 14th July 1pm-4pm

Beginners crochet £20.00

Learn to crochet with Jeanette where you will be shown the basic stitches to get started and progress onto a 5-6 inch granny square. Jeanette will also teach you to sew the squares together.

Included in the class price are a crochet hook and 10 x 10gms of stylecraft wool in a variety of colours which will be enough to make up nine squares for the front of a cushion

 

Monday 18th July 10am-4pm

Half square triangles cushion £40.00

Make this multi coloured cushion of half square triangles using a quick and easy method to construct them. Finished with a simple envelope opening on the back.

This is a good class for a beginner.

Included in class, full kit and paper pattern. 

 

Wednesday 20th July 6pm-9pm

Beginners crochet £20.00

Learn to crochet with Jeanette where you will be shown the basic stitches to get started and progress onto a 5-6 inch granny square. Jeanette will also teach you to sew the squares together.

Included in the class price are a crochet hook and 10 x 10gms of stylecraft wool in a variety of colours which will be enough to make up nine squares for the front of a cushion

 

Monday 25th July 10am – 4pm

Cat or Elephant wall hanging £40.00

A choice of either the cat or the elephant made up into a small wallhanging enclosed in its own frame. The cat is finished off with a hanging fish and the elephant is finished with hanging beads.

Included in the class, full kit with paper pattern and use of our sewing machines.

 

 

Thursday 18th August 1pm-4pm

Crochet Bobble cushion £15.00

Improve your crochet skills and make this beautiful bobble cushion with Jeanette

 

Monday 22nd August 10am-4pm

Tote bag   £40.00

Make this charming pieced tote bag which also has appliqué motifs on it.

A good bag for a beginner to sew.

Included in the class, full kit with paper pattern and use of our sewing machines.

 

Tuesday 23rd August   6pm-9pm

Bobbin pincushion £25.00

Choose to make one of two cute pincushions designed by Chris Rowland exclusively for Bobbin Patch. Hand and machine sewing plus a little gluing to complete this useful item!!

Included in class, full kit and paper pattern. 

 

 

Monday 19th September 10am-4pm

Santa wallhanging £40.00

Spend the day making this great appliquéd Xmas hanging which is enclosed in its own frame.

 The wording on it is hand stitched and it is embellished with beads and sequins then finished with two hanging bells. Everyone will love it.

Included in the class, full kit with paper pattern and use of our sewing machines.

 

 

 

 

Monday 26th September

Marjorie doll   £40.00 

This doll has had several clothing colour changes since I first did her and she is still a favourite with customers. Make the body in the morning and clothe her in the afternoon.

Learn how to paint the eyes and shoes with acrylic paint.

Included in the class, full kit with paper pattern and use of our sewing machines.

 

Sorry it has taken so long to get this list together, just not enough time in the year.

We provide Janome machines at all our classes with a maximum of six students at each class.

We provide tea, coffee, vimto, water and biscuits. If it is a full day class you can bring your own lunch or pop to one of our many cafes in the street for sandwiches etc.

Terms and conditions of booking;

The easiest way to book is to telephone us during shop hours or call in the shop.

Full payment must be made at the time of booking.  We can take payment in cash, from all major debit and credit cards and also from Pay pal for which you do not have to have an account to use.

Once booked, if you need to cancel within 14 days of the class, fees are non-refundable unless another student can be found to take your place.

In the unlikely event that we have to cancel the class, then you will of course be refunded in full.  

I hope you find something to interest you on this list,

Angela

 Telephone 07981 748211   email angela@bobbinpatch.com    www.bobbinpatch.com






 



 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

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