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Knitting For All Craft Workshop for Adults - Birds, Bugs and Bees

Date May 23, 2016
Skills
  • Knitting & Crochet

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As part of the Steyning Festival, Knitting For All are offering 2 afternoon workshops making projects inspired by the great British wildlife.  All materials and tuition included. Plenty of projects for all abilities in a choice of yarn crafts including sewing, knitting and felting.  No experience necessary however experienced knitters welcome for advanced projects.  Tickets available via the Steyning Festival website. 
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Kids Knit Drop In Crafts - Felted Soap Making

Date May 31, 2016
Skills
  • Kids Crafts

Details

As part of the Steyning Festival, Knitting For All’s Kids Knit are offering a chance for kids of all ages to make wet felted soap. No experience needed and the ticket price includes all materials and tuition to make one felted soap.  Prepare to get a bit wet – so sleeves that can be rolled up are to be advised.  For those waiting, refreshments and seating are available in the Festival Big Top during the afternoon.  Subject to availability, additional soap projects should be available to make and buy. 
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Beginners Couture Beading Evening Course

Date June 01, 2016
Skills
  • Embroidery & Applique

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Next Course dates: 1st June, 22nd June and the 6th July 6:30pm to 8:30pm Learn Couture tambour beading in our Beginners Couture Beading Evening Course.  Please remember although you will be learning in a mixed technique group and your class is tailored specifically to your progress. 
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The Lace Series Coirse

Date June 01, 2016
Skills
  • Embroidery & Applique

Details

Next Course: 1st June, 15th June and 29th June, 6:30-8:30pm Location: Hawthorne & Heaney office, 2A, 59-61 Brewer Street, Soho, London W1F 9UN Expanding on the success of the lace applique class, the London Embroidery school is now taking bookings for the Lace series Course. Perfect for practising professionals, students wanting to expand their skills or hobby crafters wanting to learn something different. The course will cover a range of lace based techniques which, once learned, are simple to apply to your own work or garments.  Class 1: Lace Applique. Starting with the original class we will be teaching the application of lace onto delicate fabrics, perfect for use on lingerie and evening wear.  Dealing mainly with tension and placement this class will show...Read more
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Lace Applique Class

Date June 01, 2016
Skills
  • Embroidery & Applique

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Next Class: 1st June  6.30-8.30pm  Location: Hawthorne & Heaney office, 2A, 59-61 Brewer Street, Soho, London W1F 9UN Other class in our Couture Class Series !  In homage to a very royal lady who had a very royal wedding we are shipping our wonderful Royal School of needlework trained tutors to teach this Lace Appliqué class.  Dealing mainly with tension and placement this class will show you a very clever way of covering a lot of ground with pattern very quickly once in your stride. Please book early to avoid disappointment, spaces are limited ! 
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A Vintage PIcnic Workshop by Vintage Rose Studio

Date June 11, 2016
Skills
  • Flowers & Herbs

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This course offers a wonderful opportunity to explore the popular vintage trend, using flowers and foliages  in a soft pastel colour palette.   You will be provided with a selection of unique vintage china vessels such as teapots,  teacups and cupcakes – from with which we will fashion our eclectic arrangements.   Bring your camera for awesome photo opportunities at the end, when we will collectively create a classic vintage picnic scene. Course includes all materials, 2 vintage containers each, refreshments and cupcakes!  Contact us to book your space (spaces are limited and bookings close 06/06/2016) 
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Broiderie Anglaise Class

Date June 15, 2016
Skills
  • Embroidery & Applique

Details

Next Class: 15th June January 6.30-8.30pm Location: Hawthorne & Heaney office, 2A, 59-61 Brewer Street, Soho, London W1F 9UN This tradition whitework lace technique creates an opaque cut work effect and will teach from applying your desired design onto cotton right through to creating the lace effect and stitches. A stiletto is required for the Broiderie Anglaise Class so if you have one please bring it along, if not they will be available for use during the class and for purchase afterwards or from the website. All other materials and equipment is included in the price of the course for use during the classes. The classes are very small so please book early to avoid disappointment. 

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