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COAST AND COUNTRY CRAFTS & QUILTS WORKSHOPS
The workshops below are currently available to groups within Cornwall, where Sally will travel with her shop to wherever your group meets, set-up shop & teach one of the workshop choices below for an agreed fee plus travel expenses.
WORKSHOPS FOR GROUP BOOKINGS ~ For details call Sally on 01872-870478 or email email@example.com.
Vintage Vie - Using some of our gorgeous 1930’s range of fabric, enjoy a day making something a Little Bit Vintage. Choose from A Raggy Quilt, A Hexagon Quilt, lap quilt or cushion or a quick half square triangle quilt with added stitchery designs.
A Little Bit Vintage – Using some of our gorgeous 1930’s range of fabric, enjoy a day making something a Little Bit Vintage. Choose from An Apron, Vintage Bunting, a lavendar filled snoozy mouse in vintage florals, a vintage peg bag which you can fill with dolly pegs, an adorable Butterfly wall hanging.
Autumn Apples & Patchwork Pumpkins – at this workshop choose from a Crazy Apple quilt or wall hanging, Autumn Doll who holds a pumpkin, An Autumn cushion, Pumpkins and Angel Garland, 3-d spiced pumpkins and apples, Pumpkin wall hanging or quilt, or even a Matilda witch.
Strip Workshop with Moda’s Jelly Rolls – bought one of Moda’s beautiful Jelly Rolls and don’t know what to do with it? Book this workshop and learn how versatile these 2 ½” x 44” pieces in the Jelly Rolls can be. Options available will include hand and machine work.
Charm Square Workshop – bought one of Moda’s 5” square charm packs and don’t know what to do with it? This workshop gives you four different ideas from hand-work Japanese folded patchwork, Raggy Quilts, or a rotary cut and pieced design as well as a beautiful cushion to choose from.
Quillow Workshop - This can be a 2 stage workshop. Stage 1 is for those of you who would like help constructing the blocks & Stage 2 is the construction of the Quillow.
Easter Ducklings & Bunnies including Easter Pails for Eggs – delightful ducklings, beautiful bunnies & easy to make Easter Pails which look gorgeous in linens and cottons.
Life’s a Journey Wall Hanging – an easy and delightful pattern which depicts a lady holding a bunch of heart-shaped flowers, with the words ‘Life’s a Journey, take time to smell the flowers along the way’ embroidered on it. Methods include; piecing, bondaweb & some embroidered words - the group must purchase a pattern.
Sunday Best Wall Hanging - this gorgeous wall hanging depicts a lady all dressed up in her Sunday Best & is surrounded by patchwork squares. Methods include: piecing, bondaweb & a little embroidery – the group must purchase a pattern.
Pocket & Floss Bunnies - Sally will take you step-by-step to make this adorable pair of Bunnies; Floss is beautifully dressed in a floral dress and linen pantaloons & Pocket is dressed in linen dungarees and shirt. A pattern must be purchased.
Four Strip Sewing Bag – This is a beautiful drawstring circular bag, ideal for keeping sewing essentials in. It can be made using 3 or 4 different fabrics.
Calico Teddy – This is a beautiful shaped teddy with a large round tummy and bottom.
He is made from two fat ¼’s and some scraps for paws and is very cuddly!
Shelf Sisters – Create these gorgeous girls who are full of character. Why not theme them as a Quilter, Gardener, etc? They make very special gifts and will adorn anyone’s shelf. The group must purchase a pattern
Stitchery Workshop - With so many new patterns now combining Stitchery with patchwork and quilting, enjoy this Stitchery workshop learning techniques transferring your chosen stitchery pattern onto fabric, with hints and tips to create a beautiful project. A wealth of stitchery patterns available to purchase in the shop, or bring your own.
Chocolate & Roses Lap Quilt & Cushion - Come and create a romantic lap quilt & cushion ~ why not use sumptuous Chocolaty coloured fabrics mixed with the rich new colours of linens & back it with a warm and cosy flannel! Suitable for all abilities & a good introduction to rotary cutting for the fearful!
Bags of Bags – choose from a variety of bags from a shoulder bag, handbag, or a country drawstring bag. Why not use some of the stunning range of plain & floral linens & cotton prints all available from Coast & Country Crafts & Quilts. Suitable for all abilities.
Summer Flowers Wall hanging- a quick and easy wall hanging great for using up your scraps of warm summery fabrics. Use either bondaweb, appliqué, or create 3-d flowers using the new Clover yo-yo makers.
Rail Fence with Stars – This quick quilt includes rotary cutting methods & appliqué or bondaweb. It looks great in country checks, nautical colours, or whatever you choose.
PACK & GO JELLY ROLL SEWING TOTE with Sally
Using a foundation piecing method & a jelly roll, create this beautiful bag with handy pockets for carrying your sewing bits & bobs. See our sample in store. Suitable for all abilities.
KEEPSAKES with Mary
Create a Keepsake or a Valentine Present including: A Beautiful Album, Love Hearts, or a lovely Heart Cushion with Mary. You could also use our photo fabric to put special photos onto your Keepsake. This needs to be prepared ahead of the class, so please speak to Sally, Mary or Katrina when booking.
GET TO KNOW YOUR SEWING MACHINE with Mary
Whether you’ve just had a new sewing machine, or you’ve had one for a while & would like to explore it’s possibilities, this workshop with Mary is suitable for all abilities. Cover the basics of your sewing machine with construction methods & decorative techniques. You'll have a finished sample to take home which you can use as a future reference guide. A fun & informative workshop!
LOG CABIN CHICKENS & SPRING CHOOKS with Sally
With Easter just around the corner, come & make these adorable Log Cabin chickens & Spring Chook Stack. Suitable for all abilities – see our samples in store.
WHICH WAY TO APPLIQUE with Mary
Join Mary & explore the many different ways to applique. This workshop will give you a chance to try many of the different methods of applique both hand and machine and to make a beautiful sample of each for future reference. Suitable for all abilities
JAPANESE FLOWER BAG – with Mary
Make this delightful bag using strips of your favourite fabrics & embellish it with beautiful 3-d flowers. We have had so many requests for this workshop, book early to avoid disappointment!
See our gorgeous sample in store.
IRONING PAD & CADDY with Sally
Transporting your hot iron home from a workshop is often a problem, but this Ironing pad & caddy is definitely the answer! Not only does it look pretty, but it’s also an ironing pad & bag all in one, lined with special ironing fabric, so even if your iron is still warm, you can take it home.
SUMMER CUSHIONS with Mary
Choose from a delightful range of summery cushions; from a Beach Hut cushion, a Simply Seaside cushion, or a Beautiful Boat cushion.
Sailboatz - using Jan Mullen’s quick free-form method, create small sail boat blocks, that will each be individual. Methods include: rotary cutting and machine piecing. The group must purchase a pattern
Tilda Workshop – this workshop is for all you Tilda fans! Purchase and use one of her beautiful books (available from Coast & Country Crafts & Quilts), including; Christmas, Easter or Home-style themed projects. Choose a project that you would like to make, and have the choice of Tilda fabrics, buttons and accessories to use available from Coast and Country Crafts & Quilts, as well as a helping hand from Sally to guide you step-by-step.
Santa Sacks & Christmas Stockings - create a Country-style Santa Sack or Christmas stocking using a variety of Christmas or rustic fabrics and linens. Learn how to appliqué using freezer paper or bondaweb as well as Chacopy paper for transferring lettering & designs onto your project. Embellish with a selection of seasonal buttons. Suitable for beginners ~ hand or machine work.
Skinny Country Santa - Make this wonderful Skinny Country Santa out of rustic checks and stripes, fill his sack with country goodies and make him a rustic Christmas tree to hold. Full of character and fun to make.
Frosty and His Snowbabies – Create Frosty with his carrot nose, who holds a ‘let it snow’ sign & his adorable snowbabies clutching snowballs, ‘brrrr’ & ‘snowballs 4 sale’ signs.
Raggy Christmas Tree Wall Hanging - make this simple and stylish wall hanging using strips of fabric and embellish with miniature rusty bells, buttons, miniature Christmas tree lights or what ever you desire & a vine star for the top. Pattern must be purchased.
Snow Angels Country Advent Calendar – This country-style advent calendar is made with squares and rings to tying your presents/sweets onto, alternatively you can create miniature numbered sacks. Two Snow Angels peep over the top of the calendar wall hanging.
Chorus of Angels – Create these angels from a cone shape of linen, Christmas material with a bit of sparkle & a wooden bead for the head topped with raffia hair and a halo. Make a whole chorus of them!
For further details or to make a group booking for any of these workshops,
please call Sally on 01872-870478 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
To travel to a Group, the fee is £120 plus mileage (maximum 15 people - but this can be discussed)
For a group to attend a class here in my workshop the price is £25 per person with a maximum of 8 - 10 depending on the class chosen.