Welcome to Claire’s Creative Craft Cabin website.
Claire will be returning to Special Educational Needs Teaching……..
so the Cabin closed its doors for the last time on Sunday 9th July 2017.
You will still spot Claire at the local Textile show/exhibitions, & sewing group meetings.
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO ASK CLAIRE TO BE A POP UP SHOP AT YOUR LOCAL GROUP THEN PLEASE DO GET IN TOUCH.
PLUS she will still be doing the machine servicing run for a bit longer, so do ask to be put on her list if you would still like to be contacted when she next goes to see the technicians.
Claire will still be available to book informal and friendly training, why not book a workshop or arrange a one-to-one lesson focusing on the crafting activity of your choice (please note that dates and times are limited due to school commitments)
WHY BOOK A CLASS WITH CLAIRE?
You will be in the hands of a well-trained, qualified and competent teacher. Claire Cousins proprietor of Claire’s Creative Craft Cabin trained for the textile industry leaving university in 1994 with a Bsc (hons) in Textile and Knitwear Technology. After working as a design manager and pattern cutter in a motorcycle leather wear factory, Claire returned to university qualifying as a design and technology teacher. Claire has taught in various settings for 22 years and continues to work as a textile teacher in a local secondary school. As a County Tutor Claire has been very much in demand offering adult education in Ramsey, Witchford, St Ivo and Swavesey Village College. When Claire has the time to create her own work she enjoys experimenting with a variety of techniques and believes there are no rules. She is often inspired by the natural world, music and poetry. As an ERTF member Claire enjoys being actively involved with the group’s exhibitions; having exhibited for 4 years in the Peterborough Open Artists’ Studios in the past.
TEXTILES EAST FAIR 2018
Due to the overwhelming success of the Textiles East Fair February 2017, the planning for the 2018 event is already underway. click here
STOCK STILL AVAILABLE A wide selection of bits and bobs including: Felted accessories, felting packs, new felting handles, silicon iron rest, aperture cards, cross stitch aida of various counts. bias binding and this seasons fat quarters.
BRITISH MADE wooden embellishment buttons still in stock only £1.60 per card
BATIKS- ONLY £10/m or £3.75 fat 1/4
Sewing Machine Servicing – £50
ask about multi savings on servicing-If you and your friends want to club together than a group of machines will benefit from a discount.