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One to one Workshops and Classes

 

yarnandhooksml_2.jpgIf our published workshops don't fit in with your schedule, you prefer some time with a Personal Trainer, or you want to learn something specific - why not book one of our many one-to-one classes?

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Beginners Zentangle with Caroline - Sunday 19th January 10:30 - 4:00

£65.00

If you would like to try this mindful, relaxing and incredibly addictive drawing technique, join Caroline who will be introducing you to the basic techniques of Zentangle® in this session.

Your designs will be perfect for a standalone work of art or translating into hand or machine stitch and mixed media work.

Caroline is a certified Zentangle® tutor

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Group Two Valentine Zentangle with Caroline - Friday 31st January 10.30 - 4.00

£65.00

For those who have been on at least one of our Zentangle® classes before, this workshop will take your knowledge further.

Caroline McNamara, a certified Zentangle® tutor, will help you extend your skills with romantically inspired designs

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Group One Valentine Zentangle with Caroline - Saturday 1st February 2020 10.30 - 4.00

£65.00

For those who have been on several of our Zentangle® classes before, this workshop will take your knowledge further.

Caroline McNamara, a certified Zentangle® tutor, will help you extend your skills.

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Machine Embroidery Group with Denise and Lisa - Sunday 2nd February 10:30 - 1:00

£10.00

A series of informal monthly social sessions to help you get the most from your embroidery machine. A different machine embroidery technique will be discussed each month.

Bring along any challenges or questions you have, and there will bound to be someone here to answer them.

This month we will be focusing on Valentine’s Day.

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Zentangle with Caroline - Saturday February 8th 10:30 - 4:00

£65.00

For those who have been on one of our Zentangle® classes before, this workshop will take your knowledge further.

Caroline McNamara, a certified Zentangle® tutor, will be showing us how to work with the new Zentangle® grey tiles using some of the equipment you already use in your Zentangle® work.

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A Credence of Stitchers - Sunday 9th February 10.30—1.00

£10.00

Join our stitching social group where you can stitch, chat and get a bit of advice if you need it!

Any type of hand embroidery is welcome. You will receive a gift worth at least £5 when you attend, this will consist of hand embroidery related items - it may be threads, patterns or accessories or a combination of both.

In case you were wondering, Credence is a 15th Century collective noun for a number of stitchers!

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Mixed Media Course Nick Kimber - Five sessions on the Second Friday of each month starting 14th February 10:30 - 1:00

£45.00

This series of workshops is for those who are new to designing their own work or who need a kick start with their creative process.

The sessions will be fluid and as work develops, ideas and choices will present themselves as options to take your design forward. By the end of the course you will have ideas on how you can produce your own original piece of work.

A requirements list will be provided but most materials will be available on each day.

Save by booking for all 5 sessions!

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Tambour Beadwork with Angela - Saturday 15th February 10.30 - 4.00

£65.00

Join Angela Woodget for a whole day of Tambour Beading.

This delicate form of beading onto fabric can be used to enhance garments, make accessories or pictures.

Angela will start with the basics in the morning and show you more advanced techniques in the afternoon.

This class is perfect for beginners or those who wish to refresh their skills.

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PE Design with Lisa: Importing and Digitising - Sunday 16th February 10.30 - 1.00

£35.00

Join Lisa to learn more about using Brother PE Design Software.

This class is for those who know the basics of PE Design software for Brother Embroidery machines.

In this class Lisa will be showing you how to import and digitise.

Ask about our next beginners class.

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Yarn Forward Knitting and Crochet Group - Wednesday 19th February 10.30 - 1.00

£10.00

Our regular Yarn Forward knitting and crochet social group.

Bring your own yarn work along to knit or crochet and if you have any challenges, there will sure to be someone here who can help. 

Whatever your skill level, you can work that yarn and chat at the same time, and you always leave with a free gift!

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Group Two Valentine Zentangle with Caroline - Friday 28th February 10.30—4.00

£65.00

For those who have been on at least one of our Zentangle® classes before, this workshop will take your knowledge further.

Caroline McNamara, a certified Zentangle® tutor, will help you extend your skills.

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Group One Zentangle with Caroline - Saturday 29th February 10.30 - 4.00

£65.00

For those who have been on several of our Zentangle® classes before, this workshop will take your knowledge further.

Caroline McNamara, a certified Zentangle® tutor, will help you extend your skills.

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Machine Embroidery Group - Sunday 1st March 10.30 - 1.00

£10.00

A series of informal monthly social sessions to help you get the most from your embroidery machine. A different machine embroidery technique will be discussed each month.

Bring along any challenges or questions you have, and there will bound to be someone here to answer them.

This month we will be showing you all you need to know about Stuffies!

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Goldwork Embroidery with Wendy - Saturday 7th March 10.30 - 4.00

£65.00

Join Wendy on her latest journey into the wonderful world of goldwork embroidery.

You will be stitching one of her exclusive designs.

Suitable whether you are a complete beginner or wish to refresh your skills.

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A Credence of Stitchers - Sunday 8th March 10.30 - 1.00

£10.00

Join our stitching social group where you can stitch, chat and get a bit of advice if you need it!


Any type of hand embroidery is welcome. You will receive a gift worth at least £5 when you attend, this will consist of hand embroidery related items - it may be threads, patterns or accessories or a combination of both.

In case you were wondering, Credence is a 15th Century collective noun for a number of stitchers!

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Spinning with Michele - Thursday 12th March 10.30 - 4.00

£65.00

For those who are new to spinning, Michele Turner will provide some prepared fibre and teach you to spin using a drop spindle.

You will then be shown how to prepare your own fibre.

After lunch you get to start spinning what you have prepared and will have a little time on a spinning wheel.

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PE Design: Basics and Icons with Lisa - Sunday 15th March 10.30 - 1.00

£35.00

Join Lisa to learn more about using Brother PE Design Software.

This class is for those who know the basics of PE Design software for Brother Embroidery machines.

In this class Lisa will be showing you the basics of PE Design.

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Yarn Forward Knitting and Crochet Group - Wednesday 18th March 10.30 - 1.00

£10.00

Our regular Yarn Forward knitting and crochet social group.

Bring your own yarn work along to knit or crochet and if you have any challenges, there will sure to be someone here who can help.

Whatever your skill level, you can work that yarn and chat at the same time, and you always leave with a free gift!

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Babylock Open Day with Jan Wright - Friday 27th March 10.30 - 4.00

£0.00

Jan Wright from Bablylock will be bringing a range of overlock and coverstitch machines to demonstrate.

If there is a particular model you would like to see, let us know and we'll ask Jan to bring it with her.

Booking isn't necessary, but if you would like to reserve a time for a personal demonstration, give us a call on 01268 523780 or contact us.

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Machine Embroidery Group - Sunday 5th April 10.30 - 1.00

£10.00

A series of informal monthly social sessions to help you get the most from your embroidery machine.

A different machine embroidery technique will be discussed each month.

Bring along any challenges or questions you have, and there will bound to be someone here to
answer them.

This month we will be discussing needles, stabilisers and hooping.

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A Credence of Stitchers - Sunday 12th April 10.30 - 1.00

£10.00

Join our stitching social group where you can stitch, chat and get a bit of advice if you need it!

Any type of hand embroidery is welcome. You will receive a gift worth at least £5 when you attend, this will consist of hand embroidery related items - it may be threads, patterns or accessories or a combination of both.

In case you were wondering, Credence is a 15th Century collective noun for a number of stitchers!

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Yarn Forward Knitting and Crochet Group - Wednesday 15th April 10.30 - 1.00

£10.00

Our regular Yarn Forward knitting and crochet social group.

Bring your own yarn work along to knit or crochet and if you have any challenges, there will sure to be someone here who can help.

Whatever your skill level, you can work that yarn and chat at the same time, and you always leave with a free gift!

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Learn to Love your Overlocker with Jan - Thursday 30th April 10.30 - 4.00

£50.00

We are delighted to welcome Jan Wright back to show you how to love your overlocker!

Bring along your own overlocker (any make), or ask to borrow one of ours.

Have you bought an overlocker and have no idea what to do with it? Maybe you can use it to overlock the raw edges of your sewing but that's about it?

An overlocker can be a scary beast and even threading one can seem like a very daunting task but rest assured by the end of this one day workshop you will LOVE your overlocker!

If you have bought a Babylock or Brother overlocker from Craft Arena, you are eligible for a £25 discount for this workshop.

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Advanced Overlocker Training with Jan Friday 1st May 10.30 - 4.00

£50.00

On this advanced overlocker training day, Jan Wright will be showing you advanced techniques to help you make the most of your machine.

Bring your own or borrow one of ours.

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