10th June Sashing & Binding workshop
This is an invaluable workshop for putting together a quilt made from blocks.
It will give you 5 different methods of how to join blocks together (Sashing) and 3 different methods of how to edge your quilts (Binding).
It will help you to plan how to complete your quilt and help you understand when to quilt!
14th October Picture/Attic Window
Turn that picture panel you purchased into a scene from a window in this one day workshop.
9th September Jelly Roll Quilt
Wondering what to do with that Jelly roll?
Why not turn it into this stunning quilt.
By taking the Jelly roll lengths and sewing those together with an added plain strip and then cutting them to the secret formula you can create complicated designs with ease.
12th August Dalia Table Runner & Table Wreaths
Make something exclusive and different for your table.
This workshop will show you how to sew perfect circles on your machine that can be sewn together to give you this beautiful folded flower design.
No complicated curved sewing it’s all done with straight lines!
Not just for Christmas, why not turn it into a table runner
or appliqué them onto a quilt.
Then with just a small tweak to the technique you can create a
stunning table centre piece
15th July Tumbling Blocks
Wow your friends with this illusion quilt.
It looks complicated but it’s all straight line sewing, no complicated Y seams. Once you know how it’s done you will start to view other quilts with a different Eye and will be able to turn your hand to runners such as these.
Now that’s value for money!
13th May Cathedral Window Techniques
Did you know there are many ways to create a Cathedral Window quilt?
This full day workshop will show your 4 different ways to create this effect, from the simple quick and easy to the more technical depending on the effect you are looking to achieve.
Most patterns result in a square “on point” within a circle, learn how to take this to the next level!
You can use these techniques to create Cushions, quilts, panels and boarders you are only limited by your imagination.
Fancy joining us for one of our great workshops?
Pop in store or call us on 02476222134 to book your place
Homemade Fabric covered Boxes
Learn how to create your own bespoke boxes in this one day workshop.
Yes you can sew these on your sewing machine! Solve your storage issues or give that
extra special gift.
15th April Hawaiian Quilt
The central pattern in this quilt is cut from
one piece of Fabric!
Learn how to fold & cut your own designs, how to appliqué and reverse appliqué (needlework in which pieces of fabric are sewn or stuck on to a larger piece to form a picture or pattern)
This one day workshop will help you create a unique cushion, then why not take it further and create a larger quilt only limited by your imagination!
Monday 16th April
We have loved making these beautiful pictures on previous workshops, now it's your turn to have a go.
Join us to learn felting and free motion sewing whilst you discover your artistic side.
We will be exploring needle felting using:
• Needle punching, needle punch embellisher machines
• Different materials to create texture.
• Learning about what materials you can use including recycled fabrics
• Working in three dimensions
• How to choose a picture to create depth and colour combination
• Working on details using free hand machine embroidery.
Places fill fast so please book in advance by calling us on 02476222134 or pop in to Coventry Sewing Centre