Friday 5th April 2013: 'Patch Piece' Project Please note that this workshop will not be at our usual time but between 11.30am - 1.30pm
The joy of two hours of handstitch 'doodling' - perfect for those who just want to stitch! During these monthly sessions we will explore a variety of handstitch and fabric manipulation techniques on postcard sized fabric patches.
Those who attend regularly may wish to stitch their patches together to create a larger piece.
Friday 19th April 2013: 'Take a Letter Miss Jones' FULL
Exploring handsewing techniques for creating 'written' pieces in stitch and fabric - who needs a pen! You might like to bring along a favourite poem or quote for inspiration.
Friday 26th April 2013:
Learn how to make a little sleeping mouse in his very own matchbox bed.
3rd May 2013: 'Clothes for Pym the Peg Doll'
Pym, a character whose adventures pop up regularly on the Murgatroyd & Bean website, is a peg doll who desperately needs some clothes! Here's your chance to have fun with fabric, paper, haberdashery and make believe to create a costume or two for your very own peg doll character.
10th May 2013: 'Patch Piece' project
As above 5.4.13 - two hours of handstitch 'doodling'.
17th May 2013: 'Keepsake Tokens Using Paper & Stitch'
In this session we will create small, stitched treasures housed in their own handmade envelope, made from scraps of fabric & vintage papers. Lovely to give as a gift.
24th May 2013: 'Paisley Motif Brooch'
The traditional teardrop shaped paisley has it's design roots in Persia & Indian. It has remained a popular motif throughout the ages which lends itself to lots of colour & embellishment possibilities. A rich source of inspiration upon which to create a decorative, felt-based brooch to brighten your lapel.
All of these short workshops will take place on Fridays between 10am-12.15pm (unless stated otherwise) at the fabulous Café Salvation at Posterity,
Lower Mitchell Barn, Eastnor Estate, nr Ledbury, HR8 1EG
Each workshops cost £20 per person or, book three at once for £54. All materials are provided unless stated otherwise.
They are suitable for both beginner & experienced stitchers.
Booking is ESSENTIAL to ensure a place.
To book a place please email: email@example.com or call into Cafe Salvation (Thursdays - Saturdays).