Workshops

Christmas bunting

Are you looking for a simple Christmas project to make your home feel festive? Fancy having a go at making some super cute Christmas themed bunting? 

During this festive workshop you will create a length of bunting which comes on an easy to cut panel. The bunting reads 'Merry Christmas' and includes six flags with Christmas images. 

This workshop is a lovely way to get ready for the festive season! 

Details

Price
£38
Running Time
10am - 1pm / 2pm - 5pm

Further information

You will learn

  • How to cut accurately 
  • How to set up the sewing machine and wind the bobbin 
  • How to sew the bunting together using a basic seam 
  • How to prepare and press the bunting 
  • How to attach the bunting to the bias binding tape 

Skill level

Level 1 - this class is suitable for complete beginners 

What's included

  • Bunting panel
  • Backing fabric
  • Bias binding 
  • Sewing thread 
  • Use of tools, equipment and sewing machines 
  • Tea/ coffee and a mince pice 

You will need to bring

Just your lovely self! 

Your tutor

Dee Cain

When Dee's parents realised that she adored all things sewing related, they gave her an electric sewing machine for her 9th birthday and her first sewing teacher was her dear mum who just happened to be a seamstress.

Dee has had a lengthy career in the clothing industry working as a sample machinist, sample cutter, pattern drafter and bridal alteration specialist before she decided to become a mature student and study for a BSc in Clothing Management and Technology at Manchester Metropolitan University.

Valuable teaching experience was gained as a visiting tutor for BA fashion students at Birmingham City University. In 2017 she also taught in Haiti as the lead tutor for an oversees aid work charity (LVE Haiti) where she successfully set up a sewing school.

Hobbies include sewing her own tailored clothes, knitting baby cardigans, travelling to tropical destinations, shopping and going to the gym.

No dates available

Sorry there are no sessions planned in at the moment, but drop us an email.
We'll let you know about future dates.