Workshops Semester 1 2020

Bookings are essential for all classes with a deposit payable upon booking for workshops.

– BAG MAKING –

In this workshop I will take you through the process of making a bag, from patchwork to quilting to assembly. Three patterns to choose from.      

Gunnedah Fashion Fabrics

2 x 3 hr classes

Friday 7th and 21st February

9.30am—12.30pm

 


– GET TO KNOW YOUR SEWING MACHINE – 

Are there buttons and icons on your sewing machine that you don’t know what to do with? Or maybe extra feet that are a total mystery?

Join me for this workshop and learn what they do and how to use them to your best advantage.

Gumnut Gear Studio

Sunday 23rd February

9.30am—3.30pm



– QUILT AS YOU GO-

 

There are many ways to “Quilt as you go”. In this workshop I will take you through 5 techniques, so you can have a go at each one before deciding which works best for you and your project.

Gumnut Gear Studio

Sunday 1st March

9.30am—3.30pm


– FOUNDATION PATCHWORK-

In this workshop you will learn the basics of foundation patchwork. A very accurate way to do patchwork, it is a little slower than traditional methods but the accuracy makes that all worthwhile.

I will show you two common methods and then add my twist to tradition.

You can choose which method suits you best to make a cushion or bag. 

Gumnut Gear Studio

2 x 3 hr classes

Mondays 16th and 23rd March

6.30pm—9.30pm


– FREE MOTION QUILTING WITH RULERS –

Free Motion Quilting can be done with the aid of special rulers and a ruler foot. If you would like to further your free motion quilting skills then this is the workshop for you.                                                        Some knowledge of free motion quilting is desirable and an appropriate ruler foot for your machine is essential.

Gumnut Gear Studio

2 x 3hr classes

Mondays 27th April and 11th May

6.30pm—9.30pm 


– JELLY ROLL RUG –

Come and join me for two fun-filled afternoons. Learn how to make a Jelly Roll Rug for the floor, or use the same technique to create a Table Runner or placemats.

Gumnut Gear Studio

2 x 3hr classes 

Mondays 18th and 25th May

6.30pm—9.30pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


– CREATIVE CUTTING –

Let your creative side out and have some fun. You will learn how to freehand cut and join the pieces together to create something wonderful and original. Make a bag with your new skills.

Gumnut Gear Studio

Saturday 27th June

9.30am—3.30pm