workshops at sidmouth fabrics

At Sidmouth Fabrics we love putting on workshops and classes to help people learn new skills. It doesn't matter if you're new to sewing or a dab hand, we're sure we have something that will take your fancy.

Our workshops range from childrens classes running on weekends and holidays to adult courses such as Introduction to Patchwork or Create a Block for a Sampler Quilt.

All our workshops and classes are fun and relaxed and are open to all levels.

 

 
 
 

 

Available Workshops

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August 2019

+ Wrinkles and Runkles – Stitching with Shrink Polyester (11th Aug '19)

A day to experiment with shrink polyester. A variety of small samples will be stitched so you can explore the creative potential of this product..

Notes: Teas/Coffees/Cake will be provided. Please bring your own lunch.

Dates: 11th August 2019

Session Time: 10.00-4.00pm

Price: £35 - Material not included but can be bought prior to the workshop at Sidmouth Fabrics

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September 2019

+ Bug Notebook with Jan Tillett (15th Sep '19)

More details to follow

Notes: Teas/Coffees/Cake will be provided. Please bring your own lunch.

Dates: 15th September 2019

Session Time: 10.30-4.00pm

Price: £35 - Material not included but can be bought prior to the workshop at Sidmouth Fabrics

+ Santa Chimney Wall Hanging Workshop (16th Sep '19)

This workshop you will learn how to applique a small amount of patchwork and assemble.

You will go home with a lovely wall hanging just in time for Christmas.

Notes: Teas/Coffees/Cake will be provided. Please bring your own lunch.

Dates: 16th September 2019

Session Time: 10.30-4.00pm

Price: £35 - Material not included but can be bought prior to the workshop at Sidmouth Fabrics

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Santa Chimney Wall Hanging Workshop at Sidmouth Fabrics Devon

+ Fabric Printing Workshop with Ali Savic (20th Sep '19)

Are you looking for a specific pattern but can't find it? How about creating it yourself?

With this one day workshop, run by Printmaker Alison Savic, you will learn how to hand-carve your own printing blocks and print your own unique fabric.

You will learn a number of skills that you can use over and over again to make a whole range of goodies.

Notes: Teas/Coffees/Cake will be provided. Please bring your own lunch.

Dates: 20th September 2019

Session Time: 10.00-4.00pm

Price: £40 - Material not included but can be bought prior to the workshop at Sidmouth Fabrics

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+ Bag Workshop with Julie (27th September 19)

This is a great bag to start with if you are a beginner. It is a lined bag with pockets for multiple use.

Notes: Teas/Coffees/Cake will be provided. Please bring your own lunch.

Dates: 5th July 2019

Session Time: 10.00-4.00pm

Price: £35 - Material not included but can be bought prior to the workshop at Sidmouth Fabrics

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Bag Making Workshop with Julie at Sidmouth Fabrics Devon

October 2019

+ Starry starry night with Jan Tillett (13th Oct '19)

Print onto fabric, add angelina fibres and free motion stitching to create an iridescent starry panel.

Equipment List – PLEASE DOWNLOAD BEFORE PRIOR TO THE WORKSHOP

Notes: Teas/Coffees/Cake will be provided. Please bring your own lunch.

Dates: 13th October 2019

Session Time: 10.00-4.00pm

Price: £35 - Material not included but can be bought prior to the workshop at Sidmouth Fabrics

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November 2019

Carry Craft Bag (Novemebr 8th '19)

Learn how to make a carft bag using bag waddings. These bags are great to store your craft bits in pieces in and for when you going to workshops.

Notes: Teas/Coffees/Cake will be provided. Please bring your own lunch.

DATES ** Novemeber 8th '19

Session time 10.00-4.00pm

Price £35.00- Material and waddings not included but can be brought prior to the workshop at Sidmouth Fabrics.

+ Bag Masterclass (29th Nov '19)

Learn how to make a bag. Choosing the correct interlining, making handles, and how to create your own patterns in the future. If you have attended a shrink polyester day, you may wish to create your own unique fabric for your bag.

Equipment List – PLEASE DOWNLOAD BEFORE PRIOR TO THE WORKSHOP

Notes: Teas/Coffees/Cake will be provided. Please bring your own lunch.

Dates: 29th November 2019

Session Time: 10.00-4.00pm

Price: £35 - Material not included but can be bought prior to the workshop at Sidmouth Fabrics

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Hello crafty sewers ! Have a look at some of our wonderful workshops. I hope to see you at one or two !

Julie x


Some of our happy crafters

"Love the sewing classes, Julie gives a basic through to complex teaching. Completely accepts that you might not have a clue about most of it and supports you to develop confidence and skills from choosing patterns and fabrics through to the finished product" - Caroline

 

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hey ! You! Wait a minute...

Looking to get cracking on your own project but don't have a machine?? we've got you covered ! Sidmouth Fabrics is offering a machine for hire at our shop to complete your project at £5ph. Call Julie for more info 01395 513209