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Workshops

This is a short evening class where students will learn basic techniques for applying layers of colour & fabrics to create a layered picture that can be used as decoration on clothing, patchwork etc.
You will need:
Sewing machine, instruction manual & machine feet.
Thread
Hand sewing needles.

Patchwork basics are covered in this short 1 Day course.
You will learn about the different equipment & cutting techniques used in Patchwork & create a Table Centrepiece.

REQUIREMENTS:
50 cms Plain light coloured Cotton fabric (Homespun or Broadcloth) preferably pre-washed.
Sewing Machine, instruction manual.
Thread (prefer Guttermann brand).
Scissors, Pins etc.

DRY FELTING- Evening Course
Using a special needle, learn how to use sheep’s wool to layer & build a 3D object. Learn how to embellish scarves, jumpers & more.
This is not knitting or using sheets of felt…you start with special equipment & fleece or combed sheep’s wool to create your piece.
Lots of fun!

Sunday Evening Date to be advised. Please express your interest in this course by going to Contact Jan Tab & completing details with course name.

This is an Evening Course.

Learn the techniques needed to make a small lined bag.
4 Pieces of fabric approximately 25-35cm square (2 for the outside & 2 for the inside lining.
1 piece of fabric for strap 1m x 5-10cm.
1 large button.
This bag can be made as a reversible bag.
We can adapt the pattern to suit your fabric a little.
Op shops are great for sourcing fabric for bags. A coat, jacket, skirt or jeans may provide you with sufficient fabric to complete a bag.
You will need your sewing gear (sewing machine, scissors, etc)

*Fabric should be pre-washed if possible.

For this workshop, we will be making a child’s size 3-8 leotard.
Fabric & elastic included in price.
Please indicate which size you would like to make when you enroll.

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Upcoming Workshops

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LYCRA/ MAKE A CHILD’S LEOTARD -EATON VENUE (CWA HALL, Hamilton Road).
Make a Basic Leotard & learn the basics of sewing Lycra/2 way stretch.
Sunday 8th March 6pm-9.30pm
COST: $35 includes Fabric, elastic & pattern.
Thread required.

BASIC APPLIQUE EVENING COURSE – EATON VENUE
Sunday 15th March 6pm-9.30pm
COST: $25 plus some fabric.

SIMPLE LINED BAG – EATON VENUE
Sunday 22nd March 6pm-9.30pm
COST: $25 plus some fabric.

PATCHWORK – EATON VENUE
Sunday 5th April 9am-4pm
COST: $50

*All Workshops are subject to numbers. Cancellation will result in a full refund

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WORKSHOPS that may be offered in 2020 include Patchwork, Applique, Felting & more. If you are interested in attending a course, please go to Contact Jan Tab & express your interest & your availability. Jan will contact you with more information.

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