Courses and Workshops

Beginners Machine Sewing Dates: Sun 4th Feb, Sun 18th March,
. 22nd April, 20th May, 17th June 2018
Whether you have never used a sewing machine before or you are returning to sewing and want to refresh your machine skills, this easygoing one-day course is for you. For more details click here

Get in to Dress making - Understanding Patterns Dates: Sat 12th May 2018
Learn all the dress making basics from using patterns to key construction techniques and go home with a pair of pyjama bottoms!. For more information click here

Free Motion Embroidery Dates: Sun 25th Mar 2018
. Sun 10th June 2018
Fall in love with this fun and hugely addictive technique. This full day course introduces you to free-motion embroidery, allowing you to become comfortable with a new way of using your sewing machine. For more information click here

Stretch and Jersey - Introduction Dates: Sat 17th March 2018 Widen your horizons by getting to grips with these versatile and comfy fabrics. Learn how to cut, sew and construct with these fabrics while making a useful vest top. For more information click here

Stretch and Jersey - Agnes Top Dates: Sat 9th June 2018 Leading on from out introduction course (or for those with a little experience in working with jersey) this course offers the opportunitiy to create your very own Agnes Top from the Tilly and the Buttons pattern range. For more information click here

Comfy Jersey Copy Dates: 24th March 2018
Everyone has that favourite comfy jumper they grab on cold mornings. In this course you can recreate any long sleave jumper in your own choice of snuggly jersey fabric. this course is perfect for those with some experience of dressmaking and is a perfect next step from our Jersey and stertch course. For more information click here.

Needle Felting
March Hares and Country Foxes Dates: Sat 24th Feb 2018
Country Sheep Sat 19th May 2018
Carla from the Mousehole Woolery, Dorset, will guide you step by step through the basic needle felting techniques to create your own unique creation out of beautiful wool, ready for you to take home or (if you can part with them) to give someone as a special gift!

Coordinated Room Acessories Dates: Sun 13th May 2018
Create a refreshed and perfectly coordinated look for your home. on this course you have the opportunity to create cushions, lampshades and fabric covered waste baskets to bring a new lease of life to any room. For more information click here

Jeans, fit & construction Dates: 14th & 15th April 2018
A well fitted pair of jeans will always be a wardrobe stable, on this weekend course you will create you own pair of jeans and learn key techniques for fitting and constructing trousers. For more information click here.

Summer Holiday Midi / Maxi D Dates: 23rd &24th June 2018
Time to think about that sunny get away and what you'll be wearing this summer. With this course you will be guided step by step through creating your own made to measure summer dress in your choice of fabric. For more information click here

Life In Sugar - Celebration Cake Topper Dates: 30th June 2018
Published sugar crafter and cake creator Laura Doddimead will guide you through creating a beautiful decoarion for your celebration cake. More details to follow.... For more information click here

To book a place on any of the above courses please first check availability by contacting Miss Maker 

If you are interested in any courses that are marked as full or without current dates shown, please still e-mail me as I do keep waiting lists and will often add extra dates where demand is high.