Sew Spoil Me! with Lynne Wilson

Posted 0n: April 27th, 2015 | Workshops
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Lynne Wilson, is an Australian designer and an extraordinary tutor. She is a very dear friend and colleague, and we always love working together to deliver great workshops and develop creative projects. Lynne is a vibrant, talented, knowledgeable and very generous teacher. Her signature approach is perfecting efficient methods for making beautiful quilts, both in . . . Read More »

Make It Friday

Posted 0n: January 19th, 2015 | Workshops
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Would you like to learn the art of patchwork, or perhaps take your existing skills to a new level? Then, for one day, every second Friday of the month, take some time out to sew on a patchwork project – quilts, cushion covers, bags, whatever you like. The very talented Christine Fahey will be on . . . Read More »

Saturday Sewing Studio @ Stephs

Posted 0n: January 18th, 2015 | Workshops
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Very beginner friendly lessons Want to learn how to sew clothing, a new bag or just how to put in a zipper better? It’s all possible in our Saturday Sewing Studio class. Simply decide on a project of your choice and we’ll help you learn how to cut, measure and stitch. Try some of our . . . Read More »

Let’s Try Crochet

Posted 0n: January 13th, 2015 | Workshops
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Crochet is definitely an art that is being revived. While a stick with a hook at one end and a pile of yarn may not seem like it has much potential, the possibilities are actually endless when you give crochet a try. Bernie will show you how to start at the beginning and get all . . . Read More »

Free-Form Knitting – The wild wooly winter bag

Posted 0n: January 11th, 2015 | Workshops
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Create this wild wooly winter bag with Bernie V! Her featured example for this project has been knitted and crocheted. Students can experiment with both techniques. Free-form knitting and crochet is a random piece of work that uses a combination of stitches, different textures, thicknesses and colours of yarns in a multi-directional way. Let your imagination . . . Read More »

Crazy 4 Jelly Rolls

Posted 0n: January 10th, 2015 | Workshops
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Tuesday 7th July – We’re crazy about Jelly Rolls and we love how fast and easy it is to make a quilt top. And the end results are amazing! Very little cutting required and its just straight sewing all the way. Grab yourself a jellyroll of your choice from our great selection, bring your sewing machine and . . . Read More »

Little Origami Bag

Posted 0n: January 9th, 2015 | Workshops
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Saturday, 11th July 2015 – Using two fat ¼’s to make this perfectly pretty origami style bag. Carry it about town, give it to someone as a present or what a great bag to keep your small projects in. Date: Saturday, 11th July 2015 Time: 9:30am – 12.30pm Cost: $40 (Includes your fabric choice).

Silk Ribbon Embroidery with Bernie Varkevisser

Posted 0n: November 1st, 2013 | Workshops
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Work at your own pace! Dates for 2015 are now in! Join Bernie V and this group of vibrant and welcoming women to learn how to fold, twist, stitch and knot silk ribbons into fantastic embroidery art. In each lesson you will be introduced to the basics and move onto more advanced procedures. You can . . . Read More »

Ink & Spindle Quilt

Posted 0n: August 17th, 2011 | Workshops
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Our Ink & Spindle Quilt kits are just amazing. It is so refreshing to sew without rules. This workshop helps you decide how to cut, sew and personalise your kit and make a completely original design. BEGINNER FRIENDLY Would you like to do a workshop with this kit? Let us know if you’re interested.

Create a Workshop

Posted 0n: January 16th, 2011 | Workshops

This is your opportunity to design your own workshop. If there is a particular stitching skill you would like to learn or the timing for a particular class hasn’t worked out, talk to your friends, gather together a group of at least 5 people and we will attempt to set up a date for you. . . . Read More »





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