Workshops 2020

PLEASE NOTE ALL IN -PERSON WORKSHOPS ARE EITHER CANCELLED OR POSTPONED . **PLEASE SEE NEW ONLINE OFFERRINGS

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Mend, Patch & Darn
CANCELLED

Saturday 29th February 2020 - £30 Now Full * New date 11th April - please email to enquire

10am - 1pm

Age 16 +

Only 4 spaces available

The Wellness Room Okomoko -The Eco Hub8 Downing Street, Farnham GU97PB

Button come off your shirt? Hem come unstitched? Hole in your jeans? Learn useful sewing skills to help you extend the life of your clothing, it's good for the planet and good for your pocket!

Learn a variety of traditional and contemporary ways to tackle those mending jobs in this comprehensive 3 hour session, led by Ginny from Alice and Ginny. During the morning you will cover a variety of techniques and produce a series of samples including: patching, free-motion darning on the sewing machine, and simple hand repairs.

All materials are included. Please also bring along your own items for repairs' advice, and inspiration.

Suitable for beginners

For further information and to book please email Ginny at info@aliceandginny.co.uk

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Up-cycled Fabric flower brooch
CANCELLED

Saturday 29th February 2020 - £15

2pm - 4pm

Age 14+ (under 16's must be accompanied by a paying adult)

The Wellness Room Okomoko -The Eco Hub8 Downing Street, Farnham GU97PB

Hand sew your own up-cycled fabric flower brooch with Ginny from Alice and Ginny. Enjoy choosing from Ginny's selection of recycled, vintage and rescued fabrics and buttons to create your own unique design. Learn how to layer the fabrics with applique, create blanket stitch embroidery and sew on a button. Make one for yourself or as a gift for a friend, they look great attached to clothing, hats and bags.

Beginners welcome, all materials included but do bring along any of your own scraps and buttons you'd like to upcycle!

For further information and to book please email Ginny  at info@aliceandginny.co.uk

 

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Spring Sewing Social

CANCELLED

Adult 16yrs + * Not suitable for beginners  

Phoenix Theatre, Bordon

Saturday 18th April 2020

10am - 4pm includes light lunch and refreshments

£70

Come and indulge in a day of sewing with Alice and Ginny in a beautiful light filled studio space at the Phoenix, Bordon. Get help with your own projects and get expert support and advice, whilst sewing in company. Spaces are limited to 8 people. A light lunch is included plus tea and cake!

Please bring your own sewing machine or reserve one of ours at booking.

Bordon Phoenix, Bordon, Hampshire - Bookings direct with us - please email for a booking form

 

Darn, Draw, Quilt ~ 1 sewing machine foot 3 applications

POSTPONED

Adult 16yrs + 

Farnham Maltings

Saturday 30th May 2020

10am - 4pm

£70

 


 

Learn how to attach your darning/embroidery foot, set up your sewing machine and create samples of three different techniques.

Try traditional machine darning; great for clothes repairs, get creative using the sewing machine as a tool for drawing as you experiment with free-motion embroidery and learn how to create patterns with free- motion quilting.

Please bring a packed lunch and a sewing machine that can cover or drop the feed dogs plus a darning/free-motion foot attachment that fits your machine.

All other materials are included.

Contact info@aliceandginny.co.uk or call 07976 892766 for further information/advice

 

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Summer Sewing Social

CANCELLED

Adult 16yrs + * Not suitable for beginners  

Phoenix Theatre, Bordon

Saturday 27th June 2020

10am - 4pm includes light lunch and refreshments

£70

Come and indulge in a day of sewing with Alice and Ginny in a beautiful light filled studio space at the Phoenix, Bordon. Get help with your own projects and get expert support and advice, whilst sewing in company. Spaces are limited to 8 people. A light lunch is included plus tea and cake!

Please bring your own sewing machine or reserve one of ours at booking.

Bordon Phoenix, Bordon, Hampshire - Bookings direct with us - please email for a booking form

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Past Worshops;

Learn to Sew Together - First Steps

Adult and Child 7-11 years   

Farnham Maltings, Farnham, Surrey

Want to help your child learn ho to set up and use a sewing machine but feel you need a little guidance yourself? This two session course is a great opportunity for you and child to come and learn together, gain confidence and create an applique cushion cover.

Please bring your own sewing machine or reserve one of ours at booking.

Booking direct with Farnham Maltings link to book online here

 

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Learn to Sew Together - Next Steps

Adult and Child 7-11 years  

Farnham Maltings, Farnham, Surrey


A two-session follow on class for those who have attended our First Steps course. Learn to sew your own clothing on your sewing machine and make your very own cotton Pyjama bottoms! Patterns will be provided but please bring your own fabric ( advice will be given on suitable fabric choices after booking) Further info call Alice on 07976892766

Please bring your own sewing machine or reserve one of ours at booking.

Booking direct with Farnham Maltings link to book online