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Free machine embroidered pouches or clutch bags

This course has past its finish date but this page will remain available until 6th December 2019.
patchwork and machine embroidery

Duration: half day

Price: £35

Book with: Louise Goult
at Louise Goult Textiles

Unit 5, Princes Road Business Centre
Princes Road
North Yorkshire
TS12 1JJ

About the Course

Create a beautiful pouch or clutch bag for yourself or to give as a Christmas or Birthday gift. These bags are ideal for many uses such as carrying smaller items for example make up or toiletries or to add some handmade glamour to a party outfit.

During the workshop you’ll explore how to select and piece together materials to create a variety of effects including applique, basic patchwork and crazy patchwork. Details will then be added using a range of free machine embroidery techniques before learning how to create the pouch itself. Embellishments including beads and sequins can be added to compliment your design.

This workshop is suitable for all levels, including complete beginners. This workshop runs from 10.30-1.30.

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

What's included in the price?

All materials and refreshments are included; if you have some fabrics or threads you would like to include please feel free to bring them along. You will need to bring your own sewing machine with bobbins, although I do have one spare for workshop use by prior arrangement. Most machines are suitable for free machine embroidery, you will need to be able to drop the feed dogs or cover them with a plate. A darning or embroidery foot is very useful. If you are unsure what your machine needs for free machine embroidery please ask prior to the workshop.

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Course Start Dates

Friday 22nd November 2019

  • Accessible by public transport
  • Advanced/professional level
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Intermediate level
  • Other locations possible - tutor willing to travel
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Suitable for stag and hen dos
  • Teen friendly

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