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Sewing & Textiles Courses


INTRODUCTION TO PATCHWORK

Patchwork and quilting is back in fashion and it can look fabulous!  This session introduces you to the simplest of techniques to get started.  Do bring along some cotton fabrics of your choice.

Thursday 11th January 2018

South Holland Centre, Spalding

10.00am - 12.30pm

1 Week

Cost : Free

Some materials provided but do bring what we have requested.  Suitable for complete beginners or those with some experience.  For adults aged 19 and over.

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Saturday 13th January 2018

Stamford Arts Centre

9.30am - 12.30pm

1 Week

Cost : £10.00

Some materials provided but do bring what we have requested.  Suitable for complete beginners or those with some experience.  For adults aged 19 and over.


FELTED WOOL CUSHION COVER

Have you ever shrunk a wool jumper in the washing machine?  Don't throw it away (bring it with you).  We are going to create a beautiful cushion cover or small throw by cutting it up (yes!) and patching together the pieces.

Thursday 1st February 2018

South Holland Centre, Spalding

10.00am - 12.30pm

1 Week

Cost : Free

Some materials provided but do bring what we have requested.  Suitable for complete beginners or those with some experience.  For adults aged 19 and over.

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Saturday 3rd February 2018

Stamford Arts Centre

9.30am - 12.30pm

1 Week

Cost : £10.00

Some materials provided but do bring what we have requested.  Suitable for complete beginners or those with some experience.  For adults aged 19 and over.


TARTAN AND TWEED WORKSHOP

Tartan and tweed are synonymous with winter.  From corsages to scarves (and maybe even a small bag ... ) we are going to work with the gorgeous patterns and colours to make an accessory for your wardrobe.

Thursday 22nd February 2018

South Holland Centre, Spalding

10.00am - 12.30pm

1 Week

Cost : Free

Some materials provided but do bring what we have requested.  Suitable for complete beginners or those with some experience.  For adults aged 19 and over.

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Saturday 24th February 2018

Stamford Arts Centre

9.30am - 12.30pm

1 Week

Cost : £10.00

Some materials provided but do bring what we have requested.  Suitable for complete beginners or those with some experience.  For adults aged 19 and over.


DECORATE FOR EASTER

New for this year - a whole day of Easter crafts.  Come for the whole day or just pop in when you want to.  There will be a variety of crafts to try from decoupage eggs to Easter garlands and shabby chic decorations in spring colours.

Thursday 8th March 2018

South Holland Centre, Spalding

10.00am - 4.00pm

1 Week

Cost : Free

Some materials provided but do bring what we have requested.  Suitable for complete beginners or those with some experience.  For adults aged 19 and over.

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Saturday 24th February 2018

Stamford Arts Centre

9.30am - 3.30pm

1 Week

Cost : £10.00

Some materials provided but do bring what we have requested.  Suitable for complete beginners or those with some experience.  For adults aged 19 and over.


INTRODUCTION TO APPLIQUE

Applique means applying one fabric to another.  You can do it by hand or machine but this session will focus on hand sewing.  As we embrace spring and look forward to summer the theme will be flowers.  The simplest of sewing techniques can make a variety of lovely vintage-style accessories.

Thursday 19th April 2018

South Holland Centre, Spalding

10.00am - 3.30pm

1 Week

Cost : Free

Some materials provided but do bring what we have requested.  Suitable for complete beginners or those with some experience.  For adults aged 19 and over.

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Saturday 21st April 2018

Stamford Arts Centre

9.30am - 12.30pm

1 Week

Cost : £10.00

Some materials provided but do bring what we have requested.  Suitable for complete beginners or those with some experience.  For adults aged 19 and over.


Book Now on 01780 722148

 

All courses are funded by Lincolnshire County Council's adult learning programme.

We are now planning our courses for the Summer term.

If you'd like to receive more details on the courses once we have the details please register your interest via email