January Workshops Back
EVENING QUILT GROUPS
9th January for 6 weeks, costing £25
Our next session starts week commencing 9th January for 6 weeks, costing £25 and we currently have places on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings. The evening sessions are from 7-9 pm and are flexible and informal. There is no tutor, but the groups meet to sew and chat and there is a suggested project each term or you can bring your own project to work on.

FREE MACHINE QUILTING WITH ESTHER ANDERSON - £25

Friday 27th January 10.30 to 1pm

Requirements
This is a class for beginners or anyone who wants to get started with free motionFree Machine Quilt quilting. Free motion quilting is where we drop the feed dogs on our sewing machine so that we are in control of the stitch direction and length. With free motion quilting you can stitch in any direction and make lots of different patterns and it is a great way to add texture and interest to your quilting. At this class Esther will show you some simple patterns to get you started and cover the basic techniques of free motion work as well as lots of troubleshooting tips. This is a great way to get started and build your confidence with free motion quilting.
 
BEGINNERS BLOCKS  - £40
WITH ESTHER ANDERSON
Saturdays 28th Jan, 11th Feb, 25th Feb and 11th March 2pm to 4pm
Requirements
At this class we are going to be making a variety of different blocks with simpleBeginnersBlocks piecing techniques. You will work on some blocks in class and you can try the others at home. The blocks can then be made into cushions or a small quilt. Esther will show you how to accurately piece half square and quarter square triangles, nine patch, rail fence and flying geese units, and how to put them together to make blocks. Machine sewn.