patchwork and quilting classes, Manchester, North England, Cheshire, Yorkshire


━ 2019 ━

The following classes are taught at Patchfinders quilt shop, click to visit the website and see the full class list.


Saturday 2nd February 
Machine Quilting Part 1 with Alison Forbes & Lucy Brennan - This is the first of two days of machine quilting. In this course we will cover a lot of the basics of machine quilting, looking at threads, tension, wadding, needles and we will practise machine quilting with a walking foot.

Saturday 9th February 
Machine Quilting Part 2 with Lucy Brennan & Alison Forbes - 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 practise free motion quilting.

Saturday 23rd March 
Beginners’ Welcome! With Lucy Brennan - 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.


Patchfinders
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.




Sewcial Retreat organised by Purple Stitches -
Friday 15th March 2019 to Sunday 17th March 2019 *NOW SOLD OUT*