Two day Intermediate Patchwork & Quilting workshop
Once you have learned the basic techniques of Patchwork & Quilting, whether on our beginners course or elsewhere, you will be ready for more advanced skills. You can choose a weekend course (Friday 1.30 - Sunday 1pm) or a weekday course (9.30am - 5.30pm x 2 days). Both have the same amount of teaching time (14hrs) There are so many different areas of this wonderful craft to learn about from the earliest paper piecing to the complex precision piecing, needle turn hand appliqué & even free motion quilting. On this course we will make a large cushion or wall hanging Please bring your sewing machine, making sure it is in good working order and you have the instruction book. Any specialised patchwork machine feet would be a huge asset to you during the workshop e.g. 1/4 inch foot , open toe foot & walking foot . You will also need to bring materials - we will advise you on what's needed. By the end of the workshop you will have sufficient knowledge and practical experience of complex techniques to progress with more advanced projects of your own. Skills you can expect to learn: - Complex precision piecing - Needle turn hand appliqué - Free motion quilting Courses are non-residential so please ask us for details of accommodation in the local area if you need somewhere to stay. We'll be happy to help.
What's included in the price?
- Expert tuition - All refreshments including homemade lunches - Beautiful surroundings - Parking - Transport to Slapton if required
14 hours (flexible times to suit)
Strict - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 8 weeks before the course starts
Tig's Barn was created out of a passion for craft and design and a desire to bring people together to unwind and have fun whilst learning new skills. Situated in the heart of the South Hams, we have taken inspiration for our workshops from the unique surroundings that make the South Hams an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Located near Slapton, Tig’s Barn provides the perfect location to unlock your creativity and enjoy one of the most beautiful stretches of coastline in the UK.
- Accommodation offered
- Parking provided
- Suitable for beginners