WORKSHOPS

A Sample of a workshop can be found on youtube why not take a look.

If a workshop is not listed then please ask:

 Card making, paper crafts, dressmaking, knitting; lace making, hand embroidery, scrap- booking, drawing, painting, kids crafts can all be catered for.

Prefer an evening course/group 7pm-9pm?

I also teach at the Ivo School-Monday evenings, Witchford V.C- Tuesday evenings and occasionally at Swavesey Village CollegePlease contact the college direct for more information and  booking. 

PLUS

Ramsey Rural Museum-Wednesday evenings, and Barhill -Thursday Evenings.               

If you are interested in any of the workshops then do contact me for further details on:  ccreations08@gmail.com

*Please note: Claire’s Creative Craft Cabin accepts no responsibility for loss or damage of personal items.

Workshops

The cost of materials are not included, please ask for a materials list for the courses you are attending. Most items can be purchased from the Cabin at a reasonable price. Workshops times vary please ask for details at time of booking.

This calendar can be searched to filter your interests.
Date
Course Title
Brief Description
Cost
Mixed media and
Boxes session: 1
In this 2 session workshop you will be exploring the use of paper alongside fabric to construct stunning and useful boxes.*
Mixed media and
Boxes session: 2
In this 2nd session workshop you will be exploring the use of paper alongside fabric to construct stunning and useful boxes.£50 for
Both*
Free Motion EmbroideryThis workshop is an excellent introduction to free motion machine embroidery. You will be shown the techniques and will then have the opportunity to produce a series of samples to take home for reference.£25
Free Motion Embroidery-
This follow on workshop will give you the opportunity to develop your free motion skills with patch appliqué to produce a mini picture.(previous free-motion embroidery is strongly recommended)£25
Free Motion Embroidery-
This follow on workshop will give you the opportunity to develop your free motion skills with shadow appliqué to produce a bookmark.(previous free-motion embroidery is strongly recommended)£25
Away with Wax

In this workshop, you will be shown the traditional basic methods of Batik and other resist methods. You will then be able to have a go at producing your own fabric samples of waxed and dyed fabrics£30
Felt Fantastic 2Contact St Ivo School for more details tel: 01480 495717 or 01480 375308. Our email address is: acloffice@stivoschool.org
Felt Fantastic
Enjoy needle felting and basic machine sewing? Then why not try them both in this comprehensive needle felting workshop which then enables you to construct the fabric into a useable item. Either a felted mobile phone or glasses case£25
Felt Fantastic

Enjoy needle felting and basic machine sewing? Then why not try them both in this comprehensive needle felting workshop which then enables you to construct the fabric into a felted zipped purse£25
Coiled objects
An introduction the coil pot construction technique, though not a pot, but a coaster to get you started.£25
Coiled objects
Why not explore the coil textile technique further and construct a coiled pot with guidance.£25
Colour & Stitch

Apply colour to fabric using printing and stencilling techniques.
You will then be shown how to use that fabric to construct your own hand printed book-cover using simple seams.
£25
Colour & Stitch
Apply colour to fabric using printing and stencilling techniques. This will then be made into a glasses/mobile phone case using simple seams.£25
Colour & Stitch
Apply colour to fabric using printing and stencilling techniques. This will then be made into a case using simple seams and installing a zip.£25
Colour & Stitch-
all three days
for a multi fee price
See above£60
Beginners-
How to use a
sewing machine
You will have the opportunity to produce a book cover, whilst experimenting with decorative stitch techniques.£25
Beginners-
How to use a
sewing machine
part 2
You will have the opportunity to produce a mobile phone cover/glasses case decorated with your stitch techniques.£25
Beginners-
How to use a
sewing machine
part 3

You will have the opportunity to produce a zipped purse decorated with your stitch techniques.£25
Beginners-
How to use a
sewing machine
-all three days for
a multi fee price
You will have the opportunity to produce a book cover, glasses/mobilephone case and a zipped purse whilst experimenting with decorative stitch techniques.£60
Landscape

This workshop is an excellent introduction to landscapes, you will be shown how to layer up fabric, and add machine stitching to make a stunning seascape.£25
Landscape

This workshop is more advanced using a combination of layering and appliqué techniques to create a moorland/meadow scene.
£25
Landscape
In this workshop you will be shown how to combine layering, hand and free-motion embroidery to create a stunning woodland scene.£35
Landscape
This workshop uses all the previous landscape techniques, and will include methods to create a 3D appearance to the flowers.£25
Landscapes
all 4 days for a
multi fee price
see above£90
Vintage keepsakes

Memories

Do you have a collection of fabric, ribbons, lace & buttons passed down to you from older family members? Then why not construct a vintage keepsake memory page to put in a box frame.£25
Textile JewelleryUsing an encapsulation and shadow appliqué techniques you will be shown how to make a stunning cuff you would be proud to wear or give away as a gift.£25
Textile Jewellery

bangles and other work

Using an encapsulation and shadow appliqué techniques you will be shown how to make a stunning brooch you would be proud to wear or give away as a gift.£25
3D flowers
In this 2 day workshop you will be shown how to use free-motion machine embroidery to thread paint individual flowers and petals, which are then applied to a floral picture.£50
3days TBC at time of bookingCottage
Do you like applying colour, enjoy hand stitching and would like to use more advance construction techniques?- then why not have a go at making a 3D cottage which doubles up as a small trinket box£65
Design to Print

Bring along a selection of photos and images that inspire you, be shown how to focus on a specific area of the picture to create a line drawing, explore mark making and how to create texture in your initial designs. (which can be developed into a printing block in the next session)£25
Design to Print
You will have the opportunity to produce a fully developed printed fabric using all the skills developed in the previous 2 workshops£28
Design to Print
Using the illustrations created from the previous Design & Print course, You will have the opportunity to produce a range of printing blocks and printed fabric samples£28
Design to Print
all three days for
a multi fee price
see above.£75
Acrylic Impasto
With Helen Millar
Ask at the cabin for more details
Acrylic Impasto
With Helen Millar
Ask at the cabin for more details
Felt Fantastic
An excellent introduction to 3D needle felting. You will be guided through the process of producing your own felted bluetit.£25
Felt Fantastic
Why not take needle felting to the next level and produce a mini picture with support and guidance.£25
Creative Sewing June 2013

Creative Sewing June 2013

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