━ 2017 ━

Here are the classes I am teaching Jan - Mar 2017, the quilt shop details and how to book your place is listed at the bottom of the page.

Beginners’ Welcome! 
Friday 27th January - FULL
This class is for newbies who want to sew and learn about patchwork and quilting. Lucy will start at the beginning with the basics of using a sewing machine; the steps of making a quilt; demystify some common quilting terms; provide useful quilt maths and give you great advice to get you started sewing! The class is a perfect starting point for beginners. 10.00am – 4.00pm at Patchfinders, Poynton.

Machine Quilting Part 1 with Alison Forbes & Lucy Brennan. 
Thursday 23rd February or Saturday 18th March - FULL
This is the first of two days of machine quilting; we would recommend you come to both days however you can choose to do either of the classes. In this course we will cover a lot of the basics of machine quilting, looking at threads, tension, waddings, needles and we will practice machine quilting with a walking foot. Suitable for All levels. Machine Sewn. 10.00am – 4.00pm at Patchfinders, Poynton.

Machine Quilting Part 2 with Lucy Brennan and Alison Forbes. 
Thursday 2nd March or Saturday 25th March - FULL
Plan your quilting and put it into practice. In this second class we will expand on basic quilting patterns and will cover the use of stencils, marking, joining “quilt as you go” and practice free motion quilting. You can bring a quilt top to the class (optional) and leave feeling confident about the quilting. The two day course will give you confidence in your quilting. Machine Sewn. 10.00am – 4.00pm at Patchfinders, Poynton.

Bow Clutch Bag
Thursday 23rd March 
Make this pretty bag with a handy wrist strap. The class will cover how to sew a zip and is suitable for beginners as well as confident sewers. Machine Sewn. 10.00am – 4.00pm at Patchfinders, Poynton.

159 London Road South, Poynton, Cheshire SK12 1LQ
Tel: 01625 262518
If you'd like to attend please call the shop, even if classes are full you can be put on a waiting list and possibly that class will run again in the future.
Classes are £25

Simply Solids
Carr Lane, Slaithwaite, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD7 5AG
To book a place, click here.
The class is £40


  1. I really enjoyed the Japanese +x class today. Thank you so much!