Stapleford Granary

Course description

10:00 - 16:00 | £120 | 2 people for £200   

with Niki Chandler

Join specialist tutor and quilt artist Niki Chandler to learn the fundamentals of quiltmaking in this comprehensive workshop. You will glean a wealth of essential basic technical and practical know-how skills including rotary cutting and strip piecing various patchwork designs. On day two you will add in the wadding learning how to layer up a full size bed quilt. Both hand and machine quilting will be covered including in-the-ditch and free machine stitch.

Samples produced will form a large cushion, tote bag or the beginnings of an heirloom treasure.

 *Students will be required to provide their own fabrics, threads and sewing kit. You will need to provide a straight stitch sewing machine. The Granary has some sewing machines – please inform at booking if this is a requirement. A full list of student requirements will be supplied after booking.

To sign up for just the Saturday piecing workshop for £60 please enter the code Piecing at the checkout.