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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…

Saturday 20th October, 10.30am - 3.30pm, Felting taster workshop with Bec 
Come and learn how to felt with the incredibly talented Bec. Let her teach you the tips and tricks of the craft and make your own flowers and landscape piece of art. £35, 10.30am - 3.30pm. Price includes all materials and a light lunch.
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Thursday 25th October, 10am - 1pm, Freehand machine embroidery workshop 
Learn the wonderful technique of 'drawing' with your sewing machine. £25  

Thursday 1st November , 10am - 1pm Childrens half term craft, felt scene in a tea cup 
min age 7.

Saturday 3rd November,10am - 1pm, Vintage christmas mushroom workshop. 
Not your normal mushrooms, these are delicate made from vintage dyed velvet and Liberty. 
£25. 
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Monday 5th November, 1am - 3pm, Stitching in the moment.
Stitching in the moment -
embroider with Rosie and Anita, in lovely peaceful setting .. and breath

Monday 5th November, 6pm - 9pm - block of the month quilting

Thursday 8th November, 10am - 1pm, Liberty padded notebook workshop £25
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Saturday 10th November, 10.30am - 5pm, Heirloom Liberty Advent Calendar. £50 includes lunch.
Using beautiful Linen and Liberty fabric create a stunning Heirloom Advent Calendar.
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Thursday 15th November, 10am - 5pm, Heirloom Liberty Angel workshop with Annie 
£55 price includes materials and lunch 

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Friday 16th November, from 7pm Christmas Extravaganza. 
Flower arranging demonstration with Linda from Flowers for special occasions. 
Cake decorating demonstration with Julie from Betty's Vintage Tea Room.
A wonderful array of Christmas gifts will be available to purchase on the night. 
Price includes drinks, nibbles and mince pies.
Please call in to the tea room to reserve your space (limited places available) 
£10 per person 
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Saturday 17th November, 10.30am - 1pm, Children's Christmas Stocking workshop 
Easy sewing activity for children, 
Suitable for children aged 8+. £20
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Thursday 22nd November, 10am - 1pm, Liberty Make up bag workshop £25 
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Saturday 24th November, 10.30am - 12pm, Liberty Chirstmas Bauble Decorations 
Using a decoupage technique and scraps of Liberty fabrics, Create some beautiful bauble decorations. £12
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Saturday 8th December, 10.30am - 12pm, Felt Winter Scene in a tea cup workshop 
Create a miniature felt scene in a tea cup £15 
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Wednesday 12th December, 10am - 2pm, Liberty wrap skirt with Hannah 
Come and make this beautiful and versatile wrap skirt. Choose from our new range of liberty fabric to make your skirt. £65 to include all fabric and refreshments. Now Full will run another workshop in January

Thursday 13th December, 10am - 1pm, Liberty applique cushion cover. £25
 

Friday 14th December, 10am - 1pm, Rag Wreath Workshop with Hannah £15

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