Classes & Workshops

Our King's Lynn studio


The following classes are scheduled to take place at our Kings Lynn Studio. Samples for some classes are on display in our showroom.
Please call us to book your place 01553 773362 (Mon-Sat 9am - 5pm)

(The numbers in brackets indicate the total spaces available on each class. Some classes are restricted to give adequate space for students to cut and prepare their work.)

Confirmed Dates for 2018:

Saturday 13th January – Quilt Sampler Session
£25 With Jill Adamson, 10am-4pm (6)
Monthly session, making one block a month,
to create your own sampler quilt. Beginners Welcome.

Saturday 20th January– Here to help! Zips
£30 With Barbara Birkett, 10am-4pm (6)
Qualified tutor lead demonstrations and practical workshop. Learn the skills to insert professional looking zips, including invisible zips.
(repeated through popular demand)

Thursday 25th January– Learn Free Motion Quilting
£30 With Vendulka Ulehlova, 9.30am-12.30 OR 1.00pm-4.00pm (6)
We have the hugely talented Vendulka back again! The morning session will be for beginners to intermediate. The afternoon for intermediate to advanced. Book early to avoid disappointment!

Saturday 27th January– Get To Know Your sewing Machine-Beginners/Refreshers
£30 With Barbara Birkett, 10am-4pm (6)
Learn to use/love your sewing machine (any make/model). Overview of sewing machine terminology and standard machine feet and accessories. Practical essential sewing machine techniques. Includes a simple project: hoop basket or fabric basket.

Saturday 3rd February– Get More Out Of Your Sewing Machine
£30 With Barbara Birkett, 10am-4pm (6)
Qualified tutor lead demonstrations and practical workshop. Have fun building on your skills to get more out of your standard and decorative machine feet and discover how to save time by using more specialist feet/attachments.

Friday 9th February– Play With Liners
£40 With Vendulka Ulehlova, 10.00am-4.00pm (6)
A brand new class! Maribu pen liners come in metallic and glitter, they are easy to apply and washable when dry. Learn how to use them to enhance applique designs. Make a small wall hanging or cushion cover on this class with a quilt design that is later painted.

Saturday 10th February – Quilt Sampler Session
£25 With Jill Adamson, 10am-4pm (6)
Monthly session, making one block a month,
to create your own sampler quilt. Beginners Welcome.

Saturday 17th February– Here To Help! Plackets
£30 With Barbara Birkett, 10am-4pm (6)
Qualified tutor lead demonstrations and practical workshop. Learn the skills to make professional looking sleeve and dress plackets. (repeated through popular demand)

Saturday 24th February– Here To Help! Hems, Seams and Finishing
£30 With Barbara Birkett, 10am-4pm (6)
Qualified tutor lead demonstrations and practical workshop. Learn the skills to make professional looking seams on various different types of fabric.

Saturday 3rd March– Get To Know Your sewing Machine-Beginners/Refreshers
£30 With Barbara Birkett, 10am-4pm (6)
Learn to use/love your sewing machine (any make/model). Overview of sewing machine terminology and standard machine feet and accessories. Practical essential sewing machine techniques. Includes a simple project:Bunting.

Wednesday 7th March– Brother PE Design Software Class
£50 With Tricia Hudson, 10am-4pm (8)
Designing an Easter chocolate pocket and an in the hoop bear.

Saturday 10th March – Quilt Sampler Session
£25 With Jill Adamson, 10am-4pm (6)
Monthly session, making one block a month,
to create your own sampler quilt. Beginners Welcome.

Saturday 17th March– Get More Out Of Your Sewing Machine
£30 With Barbara Birkett, 10am-4pm (6)
Qualified tutor lead demonstrations and practical workshop. Have fun building on your skills to get more out of your standard and decorative machine feet and discover how to save time by using more specialist feet/attachments.

Saturday 24th March – Patchwork
£25 With Jill Adamson, 10am-4pm (6)

Saturday 7th April– Here To Help! Buttons and Buttonholes
£30 With Barbara Birkett, 10am-4pm (6)
Qualified tutor lead demonstrations and practical workshop. Learn the skills to make professional looking buttons, buttonhole loops and buttonholes including corded and bound buttonholes.

Saturday 14th April – Quilt Sampler Session
£25 With Jill Adamson, 10am-4pm (6)
Monthly session, making one block a month,
to create your own sampler quilt. Beginners Welcome.

Saturday 21st April – Lace Making
£35 With Pamela Tasker 10am-4pm (6)
Learn how to use your machine to make your own Lace Insertions, edging and Embroidered Insertions.

Saturday 28th April – Learn To Love Your Overlocker Beginners/Refreshers
£35 With Pamela Tasker 10am-4pm (6) FULL
Join Pamela for a day learning overlocker basics, maintenance threading and techniques. All makes/models.

Wednesday 2nd May– Brother PE Design Software Class
£50 With Tricia Hudson, 10am-4pm (8)
Designing 3 styles of keyrings and exploring the feathering and graduation tools.

Saturday 5th May – Free Motion Embroidery and More!
£35 With Pamela Tasker 10am-4pm (6)
Join Pamela for a day of Free Motion and Decorative sewing. Learn how to make your own Cords and Braids. A comprehensive session aimed at those with sewing experience.

Saturday 2nd June - New Ways With Applique
£35 With Pamela Tasker 10am-4pm (6)
A fascinating class covering various different Applique techniques

Saturday 9th June – Quilt Sampler Session
£25 With Jill Adamson, 10am-4pm (6)
Monthly session, making one block a month,
to create your own sampler quilt. Beginners Welcome.

Saturday 16th June– Here To Help! Christmas Projects
£30 With Barbara Birkett, 10am-4pm (6)
Have FUN making a Christmas stocking, bag or bunting.

Saturday 23rd June – Patchwork
£25 With Jill Adamson, 10am-4pm (6)

Saturday 30th June – Learn To Love Your Overlocker Beginners/Refreshers
£35 With Pamela Tasker 10am-4pm (6)
Join Pamela for a day learning overlocker basics, maintenance threading and techniques. All makes/models.

Saturday 7th July – Machine Decorated Bags
£35 With Pamela Tasker 10am-4pm (6)
All machines have decorative stitches, learn how to use these stitches to make and decorate an easy shoulder bag.

Saturday 14th July – Quilt Sampler Session
£25 With Jill Adamson, 10am-4pm (6)
Monthly session, making one block a month,
to create your own sampler quilt. Beginners Welcome.

Saturday 21st July– Here To Help! Pockets
£30 With Barbara Birkett, 10am-4pm (6)
Qualified tutor lead demonstrations and practical workshop. Learn the skills to make professional pockets: lined patch pocket, one piece bound buttonhole pocket, welt pocket, in-seam pocket. (repeated through popular demand)

Saturday 28th July– Get To Know Your sewing Machine-Beginners/Refreshers
£30 With Barbara Birkett, 10am-4pm (6)
Learn to use/love your sewing machine (any make/model). Overview of sewing machine terminology and standard machine feet and accessories. Practical essential sewing machine techniques. Includes a simple project: Tote Bag

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Samples for some classes are on display in our showroom. We are also on Facebook, with regular updates, reminders and competitions!

Please call to book your place!

  • Bookings are secured by an upfront payment of the full balance
  • We regret we are unable to offer refunds or transfers
  • If for any reason we need to cancel or postpone the class an alternative date will be offered or full refunds will be issued
  • Notes/requirements are issued prior to the class
  • Each student must bring their own sewing machine, in good working order

Our King's Lynn studio