Please find listed below details of our current workshops which are all held in our shop - 2 quay street in Lostwithiel.
Booking and pre-payment is required as there are limited spaces.
You can phone the shop on 01208 872962 or email us to obtain further details and a booking form.
WOOLLY WEDNESDAY - Every Wednesday morning 10 -12 Bring your knitting or crochet – meet for a knit and natter - refreshments available from the cafe - booking not required just turn up!
SEWING MACHINE RENTAL - We are offering the use of a sewing machine within the shop for you to start or complete your own sewing projects. £5 per hour (min of 1 hour) - just phone or email to book a slot. The sewing machine will be for use with your own threads, fabric and sewing kit.
SEWING DROP IN - every Tuesday evening 6.30 -8.30 pm - £10 per session including refreshments
Bring whatever project you are working on. Expert help is on hand if you need it.
Make your own greetings cards incorporating vintage textiles, lace and ephemera. Learn how to blend stitch, fabric and text to create your own unique pieces of textile art. All materials are included - you can choose from our wide collection of vintage textiles and ephemera.
MAKE A DRUM LAMPSHADE - Saturday 23rd May 2 - 4 pm - £25
Make your own 30 cm drum lampshade with your own choice of material. We supply the kit you just need to bring half a meter of material of your choice.
HAND EMBROIDERY WORKSHOP - Saturday 6th June - 10am - 1pm - £30
Come and learn the art of hand embroidery. All materials provided. Learn individual stitches and see how they can be incorporated into your work.
HEXAGON PATCHWORK WORKSHOP - Tuesday 9th June - 10am - 12 - £15
A workshop to introduce you to hexagonal patchwork. Our tutor Linda will show you all the techniques involved in hexagon paper piecing. All materials are provided, you will just need to bring a basic sewing kit.
BLOCK PRINT CARD MAKING - Saturday 13th June - 10 - 12 - £12
Make your own greeting cards using acrylic paint and block printing. Create your own print and then decorate the card as you please. All materials included. Suitable for any age from 8 years +
CROCHET WORKSHOP - Saturday 25th July 10am - 12 - £15
Learn to crochet or continue your crochet journey creating items that come alive using hyberbolic methods.... Be inspired to crochet a bouquet/flowers/frilly trimmings and corsages. Threads/wool/silks supplied. Bring your own crochet hook or buy one from the shop (we have many for your to try). Suitable for all abilities.