If you have any queries regarding our workshops or demonstrations please contact us on

01603 262870 or email us 

Workshops and Demonstrations

Workshops

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Crochet Course...

Mastering the Granny Square

With Jayne Wilby

Tuesday 7th April 2020

Tuesday 21st April 2020

Tuesday 5th May 2020

Tuesday 19th May 2020

Tuesday 2nd June 2020

10am - 1pm

Course costs £75.00 

ALL WORKSHOPS AND SOCIALS ARE POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Join Jayne for this brand new crochet course that will take you all the way from the basics to advanced. If you are beginner you will start with granny squares and then progress to more advanced projects. If you are a bit more advanced than beginner we will start you off at your level and progress from there, we will even provide you with one crochet hook and a ball of wool to get you started in your first class. 

Beginner Knitting Course

Tuesday 7th April 2020

Tuesday 21st April 2020

Tuesday 5th May 2020

Tuesday 19th May 2020

Tuesday 2nd June 2020

1.30 - 4.30

Course costs £75.00 

In this beginner knitting class you will learn to cast on, knit, pearl, increase, decrease and cast off. By the end of the course you will have made a hat and will have mastered the basics so you can read patterns for your own projects. We will provide a ball of wool and needles to get you started and  Jayne will guide you through a pattern so you understand all the abbreviations commonly used in knitting patterns.

Fabric Box Making Workshop with Maurice

Friday 6th March 2020

10am - 1pm

£25.00

This fabric box making class with Maurice teaches you how to construct and cover a beautiful box with a hinged lid. The class has all materials included in the cost and we provide refreshments during the morning. 

All you need to bring is yourself, a pair of fabric scissors, a pair of craft scissors and a pencil and ruler.

Beginner Machine Embroidery 

Saturday 4th April

10am - 3pm

£30.00

To take part in this machine embroidery class you will need to have an embroidery machine with an attached hoop.

We will be learning correct hooping and stabilisation  of your projects, in the hoop applique, machine embroidered lace and how to make a zippered pouch and key fob, as well as many tips and tricks that will ensure fabulous results every time you use your embroidery machine.

Fabric Box Making Workshop with Maurice

Friday 17th April 2020

10am - 1pm

£25.00

This fabric box making class with Maurice teaches you how to construct and cover a beautiful box with a hinged lid. The class has all materials included in the cost and we provide refreshments during the morning. 

All you need to bring is yourself, a pair of fabric scissors, a pair of craft scissors and a pencil and ruler.

Get To Know Your Sewing Machine

Saturday 18th April 2020

10am - 2pm

£25.00

This one off class with Jenny is put together so you get used to using your own sewing machine. During the 4 hours you will have the chance to use all the functions on your machine including how to use your zipper  and buttonhole foot. You will need to bring your sewing machine, all accessories, the electric cable including foot pedal and a basic sewing kit and most importantly your instruction manual. This can usually be downloaded if you don't have one.

Patchwork & Quilting with Shirley.

Two new classes now available

We now offer the following days and times fortnightly

Thursday 10am -1pm

Thursday 1.30pm - 4.30pm

Friday 10am - 1pm

Bookable in blocks of 4 classes - £60.00

Come to our patchwork and quilting classes to learn a brand new skill set that will introduce you to a variety of practical and original projects using many techniques. Suitable for beginner and intermediate levels.

For further details of actual dates please pop into the shop, give us a call on 01603 262870 or email on shop@sewsimple-norfolk.co.uk

Memory Book from Scratch Workshop

Saturday 11th July

10am - 4pm

£50.00

(All materials and lunch provided)

Learn all the techniques you will need to produce this beautiful memory book, this 6 x 4 inch album is made from scratch and the techniques learned will enable you to make your own books in various sizes at home. All papers and card will be provided along with lunch and refreshments. you will need to bring you own paper crafting kit, including, scissors, pencil, ruler, rubber, bone folder and double sided tape and any embellishments you would like to include. You could also bring photo's to add to the book being mindful that this album will be 6 x 4 inches when finished so photo's should be smaller than this so the background papers are visible once the photo's are in place

 

Please Note: Due to the high demand for classes, we ask that payment is made in full at the time of booking. Unfortunately we cannot guarantee your place until your payment has been received. We are unable to provide a refund for cancellations. Sew Simple has the right to cancel workshops if bookings are insufficient. In this instance we will provide a full refund.

All equipment used during our workshops is of the highest quality and safety tested but please be aware it is used at your own risk

All participants enrolling on workshops are strongly advised to keep their receipts as proof of their payment in the event that the class has to be refunded.

Demonstrations 

 

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Watch this space for info about our next demonstration

Sew Simple Socials

 

Every Wednesday

Full Day 10am - 4pm £7.50

Half Day AM 10am -1pm £4.00

Half Day PM 1pm - 4pm £4.00

As requested by our lovely customers Sew Simple is pleased to announce our Sew Simple Social days. Come along with your own projects and sit and sew, knit or crochet with like minded friends, old and new, without the distractions of being at home. We will provide our workshop space and tea, coffee and cake and you just need to bring yourselves and your projects. So treat yourself to some me time and sign up today.

To sign up to any of our Socials you can pop in to the shop or phone. Payment on booking will guarantee you one of our 12 places and avoid disappointment on the day.

Registered No: 5446888

Reg Address:

The Old Post Office, West Raynham,

Fakenham, Norfolk NR21 7AD

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