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Appliqué courses, workshops and classes taught all across the UK. Appliqué is decorative, ornamental needlework in which fabric shapes are stitched or glued to a larger piece. Appliqué is French for 'to apply' and is used to create beautiful and exotic patterns on your table linen, bedding, clothing and more!
Textile Landscape Workshop in Dorset
Gold AWARD
(6)
Textile Landscape Workshop in Dorset
Dorset - Next course on 22nd September 2019
£70
On this one-day course, the techniques of layering and stitching fabrics that I have developed will be used to build up a landscape. Learn how to use colour and texture to create depth, using a simple running stitch on either an electric or hand sewing machine. No specific sewing skills or sophisticated machines are needed for this technique but by incorporating drawing and painting, you will be sure of making original and unique work as well as learning a new approach. Please bring your own sewing machine if possible as...
Textile Still Life Workshop
Gold AWARD
(4)
Textile Still Life Workshop
Dorset - Next course on 29th September 2019
£70
Learn the techniques that I have developed and use in making my still life textile work. Make your own patterns from favourite objects that you bring along (or from objects in my collection),working with painted and printed fabrics, layered and stitched in place to create vibrant and intricate arrangements. As in my landscape courses, no specific sewing skills or sophisticated machines are necessary but please bring a machine if possible, fabrics that particularly inspire you(I will also have a good supply of fabric available) and, of course, items that you...
Freestyle stitching with Harriet Riddell
Platinum AWARD
(3)
Freestyle stitching with Harriet Riddell
Oxfordshire - Next course on 14th December 2019
£170
A stitch in line can be mighty fine! And for truly joyous and utterly charming examples of stitching then look no further than the artwork of Harriet Riddell (aka InStitchYou). Delightfully combining portraiture with the sewing machine, Harriet creates unique pieces of art that lovingly capture the essence and soul of their subject. Normally found stitching her way around the world on a peddle-powered sewing machine, we have persuaded her to come to the studio to teach a few lucky students how to stitch this curious world onto canvas. This...
'Applique & Stitch' discovering machine embroidery: a 'Quirky Workshop' at Greystoke Craft Garden & Barns near Penrith and Ullswater
Platinum AWARD
(3)
'Applique & Stitch' discovering machine embroidery: a 'Quirky Workshop' at Greystoke Craft Garden & Barns near Penrith and Ullswater
Cumbria
£68
Join Sarah Ames for a day of discovery and fun creating some lovely pieces using free machinery embroidery techniques incorporating hand stitch, applique and embellishment. Freehand machine embroidery is amongst the favourite of techniques in the crafting world, it's easy, quick, effective and produces a great range of results. Your day with Sarah will teach you all the basic skills you need to use freehand machining on a variety of projects. (Note : it must be possible for the feed dogs on your sewing machine to be dropped to permit...
Piped cushion with lapped zip and applique design detail
Gold AWARD
(8)
Piped cushion with lapped zip and applique design detail
Greater Manchester
£75
I am City & Guilds trained and qualified in soft furnishing making and hold Level 3 Award in Education & Training. I will teach you how to make soft furnishings to a professional standard. These classes are suitable for students with minimal experience to advanced Piped Edge Cushion with Lapped Zip Closure including Applique Design - This is a very constructive workshop teaching valuable techniques which are often used when making other soft furnishing projects. You will learn how to make, join and attach piping, plus, insert a lapped zip...
Bud vases, buttons and tea lights in Porcelain with Gwen Bainbridge  - Textures in Ceramics : a 'Quirky Workshop' at Greystoke Craft Garden & Barns near Penrith and Ullswater- Cumbria
Platinum AWARD
(9)
Bud vases, buttons and tea lights in Porcelain with Gwen Bainbridge - Textures in Ceramics : a 'Quirky Workshop' at Greystoke Craft Garden & Barns near Penrith and Ullswater- Cumbria
Cumbria - Next course on 8th November 2019
£75
Buttons. Bud Vases and Tea Lights - Textures in Ceramics with Gwen Bainbridge. This day is suitable for all abilities. Much of Gwen's work is defined by the unique incorporation of textile pattern into her porcelain, making her work so unique and admired. Gwen will start the day by introducing you to porcelain clay, a beautiful material to work with; you are able to make quite fine pots as a complete beginner. You will learn how to roll the clay to a use-able thickness, then roll lace patterns of your...
Festival Flags and Banners using reverse appliqué
Gold AWARD
(2)
Festival Flags and Banners using reverse appliqué
Devon
£75
Bespoke workshops to make a colourful bright Flag with your own unique design! The technique used is reverse appliqué, where layers are sewn together then cut through leaving one layer, through which the light shines making them glow. Plenty of training is given on the use of sewing machines, if necessary. Beginners welcome. Strong and Durable materials are used so these flags will last you a long time. Small groups only to be held in my new Shaptor Studio Garden Workshop - contact me to suggest dates for your own...
Appliqué for beginners at the Mary Ward Centre (concessions available)
Silver AWARD
Appliqué for beginners at the Mary Ward Centre (concessions available)
Greater London - Next course on 8th November 2019
£96
Learn techniques of appliqué, explore colour and pattern, and create a beautiful textile collage. Who is this course for No previous experience or skills are required. Students from a variety of backgrounds and creative abilities would be suitable for this course. They should be interested and inspired by learning the technique of appliqué to create beautiful design and patterns in materials and stitch. What does this course cover Students will learn the textile craft of appliqué. They will develop design ideas considering pattern, colour and texture creating a collage which...
Applique Relief Tiles in Porcelain: a 'Quirky Workshop' at Greystoke Craft Garden & Barns near Penrith and Ullswater
Platinum AWARD
Applique Relief Tiles in Porcelain: a 'Quirky Workshop' at Greystoke Craft Garden & Barns near Penrith and Ullswater
Cumbria
£75
A day spent with the very talented ceramics artist Gwen Bainbridge creating textured tiles of sizes to suit you. Whether they are to be incorporated in a kitchen wall setting, combined as a Triptych or simply used as single tile decorations or coasters is your choice. There are multiple uses for these delightful items.
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Beginners patchwork and quilting: the short course.
Surrey - Next course on 16th November 2019
£45
Learn how to use your sewing machine, rotary cutter and cutting templates to whip up amazing quilts starting with a cozy lap size quilt or make original cushions, table runners or place mats to decorate your home with. Fits in with the current trend for reusing and recycling material and excellent for making a memory quilt from pre-loved clothing.

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