About the Course
Day Workshops in 2019
Starting at 10am and finishing at 4pm you will have a great time learning new skills and honing existing ones. These are amazing opportunities to get high quality teaching in very small classes - without breaking the bank!
2nd February - Free Machine Quilting - Quilting our projects is often the most challenging part of making a quilt. During this day you will learn about caring for yourself and your machine, setting up your machine for successful free motion quilting, different quilting designs, needles and threads. You will make lots of samples and go home with all the information and examples you need to continue to develop your skills at home.
1st June - Jumping Jelly Rolls - Jelly Roll Quilt top. Have you been tempted into buying one of the gorgeous strip (jelly) roll packs of fabric , or are you looking for a good excuse? Join us on this day where you will choose one of a selection of designs to make fantastic use of your jelly roll. During this day you will make your quilt top and go home with ideas and information about how to layer it up and finish the quilt.
30th November - tbc
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 tuition, relevant supporting worksheets and a steady supply of tea, coffee, biscuits etc are included. Please bring a packed lunch.
You will need to provide your own fabrics and bring your sewing machine.
I booked a VIP 1day workshop on 15th September for a day of learning the skills and techniques of quilting. My VIP day did not disappoint! As there were only three of us (myself and two daughters), all totally new to quilting, we received lots of individual attention, so progressing through the techniques well.
Sheena is a great teacher, explaining and demonstrating carefully. She’s also brilliant at ‘sorting’ it with humour, when things go wrong, which they did!!! (I had ‘wonky’ eyes as I’d had a cataract operation only ten days before!).
I learned so much.
I was inspired to continue and finish my practice piece during the week following the course and I now can’t wait to try some more quilting. Thanks Sheena - a brilliant day...
Sue Todd - - #17120
I booked the “free motion quilting day” as this was an area that I wanted to develop. The class was small which allowed us to have one to one tuition when r required. The day was enjoyable and being able to discuss things with other students was very helpful. Sheena had a relaxed way of teaching which made me feel that I could ask questions freely.
All in all a very good day and I came home wanting to practice and move forward with this skill .
I have booked another day with Sheena on Jelly Roll Quilts
Elizabeth Harper - - #15435
My day of “free motion quilting” was enjoyable, informative and inspiring. Sheena has a great knack of sharing her knowledge in a humorous way. She encourages and motivates and gives tips and short-cuts to simplify tasks. The limited class size means that you get plenty of one-to-one time with Sheena as well as discussion and sharing ideas with the other students. I learned so much
Jane L. - - #14927
Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.
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