in Knowl Hill
Woodland Landscapes in Fabric
In this interesting workshop Kate will demonstrate how to cut fabric “confetti” and use it to create a landscape with trees. You will complete a landscape piece during the day and start to machine stitch it. You will learn the best way to bond the fabrics plus the secret to sewing over the top successfully. You will need a sewing machine with a free motion foot attachment and to have some familiarity with using it. What to bring: A packed lunch Sewing machine with embroidery foot, sewing kit - scissors, pins needles and a variety of threads for machine stitching your work Sharp rotary cutter and cutting mat. Thick quilters ruler. (Be aware that if you have weak wrists you may find this method of cutting difficult) A selection of fabrics that would suit a landscape. Choose small patterns, batiks or hand-dyed effects ideally Small plastic containers for holding cut confetti pieces (eg takeaway containers with lids or similar) Included on the day: Backing felt, fusible webs and tulle and some general fabrics Expert tuition 1 to 1 guidance Detailed demonstrations
What's included in the price?
Included on the day: Any other materials not specified for the students to bring Expert tuition 1 to 1 guidance Detailed demonstrations A selection of tea, freshly brewed coffee, biscuits and delicious cakes And of course, you take your wonderful creations from the day. If you would like to share any photographs of your day here and/or your finished work, we’d love to see them, so you can share this on social media and tag us. Terms - Fee is payable on booking. If having booked, you can no longer attend, we are unable to offer a refund or transfer you to another workshop. However, you may nominate someone else to attend the workshop or class in your place by notifying us using the contact page on the Micklems Farm website. We reserve the right to cancel a workshop up to 48 hours prior to the workshop date. We will only cancel due to insufficient places sold and you will be refunded the full amount paid. Level: Intermediate Number of students: 10
1 day (10:00am to 4:00pm)
Non-refundable - Refunds are not available
A unique venue in the Berkshire countryside offering a range of creative workshops and flowers from our very own cutting garden.
- Daytime (weekdays)
- Parking provided
- Intermediate level
- Suitable for all abilities