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Quilting and patchwork courses, classes and workshops taught all over the UK. Quilting and patchwork techniques will enable you to make beautiful bed-spreads and covers. Quilts are often made to represent rites of passage such as birth or marriage and are sometimes created by groups of people working together on a joint project bringing a real sense of community and significance to the finished piece. Let your creativity run riot and make something absolutely unique. Join one of our quilting or patchwork courses or workshops to learn this traditional yet modern and most popular craft.
Machine patchwork courses with Green Man Quilts
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Machine patchwork courses with Green Man Quilts
Hertfordshire
£200
Have you ever wanted to try machine patchwork but not known how to start? One day workshops, VIP days and termly courses run in Hertfordshire. Learn the skills required for successful machine patchwork and quilting. Suitable for complete beginners and those with some experience. Termly Courses in Watford and Letchworth and one-to-one VIP days in Watford A range of techniques will be covered each term culminating in a quilt or wallhanging or a range of smaller projects. The skills include rotary cutting, getting the best from your sewing machine, making...
Bev Caleno – Tuffet Making Weekend at Old Bank Studios
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Bev Caleno – Tuffet Making Weekend at Old Bank Studios
Essex
£199
A fantastic weekend which sees you completing a charming footstool in your own choice of fabric. Some quilting and sewing machine experience necessary You will need to bring Face fabric; 64 qty. 2″ x 21″ strips of fabric (these can be cut out of 8 coordinating fat quarters) Avoid directional fabrics. Thread to match Sewing machine, cutting mat, rotary cutter and scissors (available to borrow with prior arrangement) About your Tutor Bev is joint owner of Old bank Studios along with husband Nigel and runs the separate textile studio which...
Beginners patchwork with Calicoclair
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Beginners patchwork with Calicoclair
West Midlands - Next course on 27th February 2020
£110
Come and join me at the Creative Coffee Hub in Selly Oak, Birmingham and learn the traditional art of patchwork and quilting. We will begin with English paper piecing hexagons and grandmother's fans. I will then teach you how to rotary cut for precise piecing and you will make 9 patch blocks using chain piecing. Once your blocks are constructed we will layer and wad them ready for hand quilting and binding. A more detailed class schedule will be emailed to you after booking. Warning: May become addictive! Skills include:...
Beginner's Patchwork and Quilting with Bev Mayo
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Beginner's Patchwork and Quilting with Bev Mayo
Bedfordshire
£90
Interested in patchwork and quilting? Not sure how or where to start. Not quite ready for City and Guilds yet? Then this is the course for you. Bev runs a beginner’s patchwork and quilting class; join her on the first or fourth Wednesday of each month (or even both) and learn all the skills you need to create your own masterpiece quilt. If you don’t know what project you would like to try, Bev will have projects and patterns on offer that are perfectly suited to beginners. If Wednesday, isn't...
Beginners sewing class ~ whole day
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Beginners sewing class ~ whole day
Greater London - Next course on 7th September 2019
£100
This is a beginners class for those who have never touched a machine before, or not for a long time. Or for those who are self taught but do not actually have much basic knowledge. You will learn all about tension, stitches, threading up, what threads to use, how to wind bobbins, how to measure and cut fabric, all about seam allowances and making sharp corners as well as lots of hints and tip along the way. Most students come out of this class with a huge grin on their...
A quilting workshop
A quilting workshop
Online
£40
In this class, we will cover the following: - The Design Process - Choosing your Fabrics - Cutting your Fabric - Piecing the Quilt Blocks - Completing a Quilt Top - Making a Quilt Sandwich - Quilting - Binding - Labelling The quilt we will be making is one of my own design. I will be making it to fit a single bed, but you can choose to make a smaller version. The design is suitable for a small lap quilt, right up to king/queen sized.
A textile journey through China
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A textile journey through China
- Next course on 9th June 2020
£6195
Join Pat Archibald on Stitchtopia’s first tour to China - an enchanting land of contrasts whose textile traditions can be traced back thousands of years. This unique 14-night tour is a wonderful opportunity to experience China’s iconic sights including the Forbidden City, Great Wall of China, Terracotta Warriors and Shanghai’s futuristic skyline, whilst immersing yourself in the fascinating culture, customs and exquisite textile heritage of extraordinary dynasties.
Alsace & the 25th European Patchwork Festival - 6 day craft holiday
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Alsace & the 25th European Patchwork Festival - 6 day craft holiday
Alsace - Next course on 11th September 2019
£1495
Immerse yourself in textiles & patchwork in the heart of the beautiful Alsace! Flights and accommodation included. Enjoy the company and expertise of Mandy Shaw on this 6-day holiday where the highlight promises to be the 25th Carrefour Europeen du Patchwork. Historical buildings, village halls and places of worship are turned into galleries exhibiting over 1,200 textile works of art in the four villages of Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines, Sainte Croix-aux-Mines, Liepvre and Rombach-le-Franc in the wonderful Val D'argent. You'll stay in a characterful hotel in the charming Old Town of Colmar whose...
Appliqué, embroidery and tucking - Texture on Textiles - creative holiday in France
Appliqué, embroidery and tucking - Texture on Textiles - creative holiday in France
France
£700
Holiday costs £700 or £650 each if you bring one friend, £600 each if you bring two… Dates are offered throughout the year - please contact me for details. An ideal holiday for someone with some Textiles experience, and who wants to learn tucking, appliqué, free machine embroidery and quilting… Techniques covered: * Machine appliqué * Free machine embroidery * Raw edge free motion appliqué * Manipulated tucking * English quilting What you’ll make: * Lined tote bag * Cushion cover * Embroidered framed picture * Small storage pouch
Autumn Quilting River Cruise
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Autumn Quilting River Cruise
Suffolk - Next course on 18th October 2019
£1898
Discover the delights of the Danube on one of the most scenic journeys through the heart of Europe. From the city of Passau on the Austrian border to the Hungarian capital of Budapest, we cruise in comfort and style aboard MS Serenity, passing through the beautiful scenery of the Wachau valley and dipping into the history and culture of amazing cities along the way. Included sightseeing excursions are the Benedictine Abbey in Melk and city tours in Vienna and Budapest. Your holiday also includes exclusive textile-related excursions in Vienna, Budapest...

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