Applique Sewing Workshop

Applique Sewing Workshop

Duration: Half Day 1.30pm – 4.30pm

Price: £45

Run by: Helenka Brown
at Rural Antics, Hanwell Wine Estate

01949 81393

Pastures Vineyard
Melton Road
Hickling Pastures
Melton Mowbray
LE14 3QG

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About the Course

‘Fall in Love’ with Applique Sewing Workshop

Mary Hall is the perfect tutor to help you ‘fall in love’ with sewing. Full of creative and inspirational ideas she will guide you step-by-step to make your own original applique machine stitched design and display it in a frame.

This workshop is perfect for beginners who have never touched a sewing machine before and for intermediates who are looking for some inspiration.

What is applique? To sew or stick pieces of fabric on to (a garment or larger piece of fabric) to form pictures or patterns.

Outline of the afternoon

1.25pm | Welcome with refreshments .
1.30pm | Meet tutor Mary Hall and introduction to the sewing machine, applique and selection of fabrics.
Start working on your creation
2.45pm | Refreshments, then plenty of time to work on your applique picture.
4.30pm | Close of the day, take away your sewn art work.

About Mary
Mary is a textile artist specialising in print and stitch. She holds a 1st class BA (hons) in Design Crafts from De-Montfort University Leicester. She aspires to work with children using Art Therapy. Her works have regularly been featured in Sewing World Magazine and Embroidery Publications.

“I had the great pleasure of working along side Mary at our summer workshops and being a keen sewer myself I was honestly blown away by her creativity, skill and patience. She is a very skilled tutor, full of ideas and truly talented. She really inspired me to get my old sewing machine out again and get working on some new home furnishings myself! I am looking forward to working with her again and seeing what she is making next”. Amanda, Rural Antics Event Host.

To ensure the quality of your personal experience, group size will be limited to 5.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

All machines, materials and light refreshments are provided. Alternatively feel free to bring your own fabrics if you prefer.

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Course Start Dates

Saturday 7th July 2018

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