Patchwork & Quilting – An Introduction for Absolute Beginners
Start: 17th March 2013 at 9:30am
End: 17th March 2013 at 4:30pm
Tutor: Sue Hazell
This day is an introduction to the art of Patchwork & Quilting without have to buy lots of expensive equipment first. You can learn on this one day course, how to select suitable fabrics, cut out with accuracy, test your design first, assemble with accuracy, apply quilting fabric, quilt the easy way, add backing to your desired item. Then take home a small item to treasure or give to a loved one!
***SORRY, THIS COURSE IS NOW FULLY BOOKED. PLEASE CALL 0333 456 8580 IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO GO ON THE WAITING LIST***
Tutor Profile: Sue Hazell
Sewing and Textiles Tutor
Sue holds the National Teaching Certificate & lectures nation-wide, training interior designers’ staff & those wishing to furnish their homes or start a business.
Students have travelled from as far as Victoria BC Canada, Florida, Eire, France, Spain, Finland, Belgium, New Delhi, NSW Australia, New Zealand to Edinburgh.
Sue contributes ‘How to Make’ articles for various sewing magazines. The BBC Good Homes Show brought audiences of 200 plus to see Sue demonstrate her skills in 11 sessions over a period of 5 days. She showed how to have ‘High Style Window Dressings at Low Cost’.
She runs her own Soft Furnishing Business, being a specialist in Arch Window Treatments and Loose Covers. Her approach is the easier way to make soft furnishings from low cost fabrics with emphasis on style, taking the ‘mystery’ out of working with fabrics, and also knowing how “Adults learn best”.