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Bettys Sewing Box Workshops

Come and learn something new or spend time doing the craft you love in our workshop.

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In our workshop we have 6 sewing machines, an overlocker and a large cutting table which can be hired out either hourly or you can come a long to one of our classes.

Our classes vary each month and usually take place on a monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

To keep up dated with our latest workshop lists you can join our mailing list by emailing us at     bettyssewingbox@hotmail.com or check the news tab on the website. 

To book a workshop...

Pop in or call us on 01335 347241

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BETTY’S SEWING BOX, ASHBOURNE    

01335 347241

Weekly Workshops

 

Knit and natter every Monday, 10am -12pm

£1 We have needles, wool and patterns or bring your own project

We can offer private parties for children and adults. Minimum age 7. Minimum group number 4. Please call us or pop in to discuss the craft options.

We can offer learn to use a sewing machine on a one to one basis. Advance booking is required. £25 for 2 hours tuition, materials and refreshments.  

We have the machines set up in the workshop along with an overlocker and cutting table. these are available to hire at £5 per hour. Most days there is somebody around to help. Please call in advance to book a machine.

Crochet Clinic - every 1st Wednesday of the month , 6pm - 9pm.            £15

Our Crochet teacher Sophia will be here to give help, advice, one to one guidance, pattern reading etc. Please bring along your own materials. - booking required.

Quilting - Block of the month - 1st Monday of every month 6pm - 9pm                £15

Learn a different patchwork technique, beginners welcome. Each month is stand alone you only need very basic skills. Friendly group, excellent teacher, perfect opportunity to try out patchwork! Other quilting projects may be added - please see facebook.

Upcoming Workshops…

CHILDRENS WORKSHOP - Reversible tote bag, Wednesday 30th May, 10am - 1pm, £15

Suitable for children age 8+. The children will learn how to create their very own reversible tote bag. Price includes all materials, tuition and refreshments.

Hand embroidery and applique on an old blanket,  Wednesday 30th May, 6pm - 9pm - . £15

Using a combination of hand embroidery and appliqué you will create your own ‘Inside out’ scene.

Price includes all materials, tuition and refreshments.

CHILDRENS WORKSHOP - Hand Sewn Picture, Thursday 31st May, 10am - 1 pm £12

On this 3 hour workshop the children will learn a combination of hand sewing techniques to create a lovely hanging picture.

Price includes all materials, tuition and refreshments.

Liberty and denim little girls spaghetti strap sundress (age 1 -6), Wednesday 6th June, 6pm - 9pm £45

Join Hannah and using some wonderful Liberty fabric and denim create a sweet spaghetti strap summer dress. The pattern will be from age 1 to 6.

Price includes all materials, tuition, pattern and refreshments.

Picture to follow shortly….

Liberty lined clasp clutch bag workshop - Thursday 7th June, 10am - 1pm £25

Join lucy and make a stylish Liberty lined clasp clutch bag.

Price includes all materials, tuition and refreshments

Upcycled lined bag workshop, Saturday 16th June, 10am - 1pm £20

Using a combination of recycled fabrics (shirts, denim, furnishing fabrics) you will create a wonderful bag, fully lined with pockets both inside and out.

Price includes all materials, tuition and refreshments.

Snail pin cushion, Thursday 21st June, 10am - 1pm £15

Come along and join Lucy and make a cute and useful snail pincushion.

Price includes all materials, tuition and refreshments

Piped Cushion Workshop, Thursday 21st June, 6pm - 9pm £20

Join Kath and learn how to create a piped cushion cover.

Price includes all materials, tuition and refreshments

Liberty and denim crossover apron - Wednesday 27th June, 6pm - 9pm £40

Join hannah and make a useful crossover Liberty and denim apron.

Price includes all materials, tuition and refreshments.

 

To book onto any of our courses or for more information please call us on 01335 347241