Teaching Schedule

  • Monthly courses. (please scroll down or click here for day workshops)
Date Venue Description Time
Machine
Embroidery
Years
Course.
Monday 26th March,
16th Apr,
21st May,
18th June,
16th July,
20th Aug,
17th Sept,
22nd Oct,
19th Nov,
17th Dec 2018
Bee Crafty,
Unit 3, Brook Farm,
Thrapston Road,
Ellington,
Hunts PE28 0AE (Website)
Machine Embroidery. (Year 1)
Each month you will learn a new technique using machine embroidery traditional techniques that we revisit and bring up to date
10:30am-4:30pm
Machine
Embroidery
Monthly Courses
Across 2018.

  • 2nd Wednesday of each month – Advanced machine embroidery and year 2s.
  • 3rd Wednesday of each month – Advanced machine embroidery and year 1s
  • 3rd Tuesdays of each month – Year 1 machine embroidery
Tudor Rose Patchwork,
Unit 1 Oakley Park,
Station Rd,
Oakley
MK43 7RB(Website)
Get to know more about you sewing machine. Learn how to use it to free motion embroidery. In these classes, we will look at making embroidered fabrics, using water-soluble film to make lace, embroidered monograms and painted and machine embroidered pictures all designed to give you greater confidence to use your sewing machine to its full potential. Advanced machine embroiderer will be encorouged to work on their own projects with guidance from Kathleen
10am to 4pm
Wednesdays Tudor Rose Patchwork,
Unit 1 Oakley Park,
Station Rd,
Oakley
MK43 7RB(Website)
Hand Embroidery – Calendar of Flowers.Each month we will look at a different flower and a different stitch technique to work a hand  embroidered flower panel that will depict flowers across the year 10am to 4pm
Wednesdays Tudor Rose Patchwork,
Unit 1 Oakley Park,
Station Rd,
Oakley
MK43 7RB(Website)
Hand Embroidery. the illuminated letterEach month you will learn how to design and embroidery letter with illuminated embroidery and filling stitches.
10am to 4pm

Day Course

Date Venue Description Time
Saturday 24th March Tudor Rose Patchwork,
Unit 1, Oakley Park, Station Rd, Oakley
MK43 7RB
(Website)
Machine embroidered and layered tiles using the soldering iron
Machine Embroidered and Soldered Tiles and Traditional Patchwork Blocks
 10:30am-4:30pm
6th – 8th April Quilters Guild of Ireland Conference,
The Glen Royal Hotel, Maynooth
(Website)
Demonstrating and teaching layered organza and the soldering ironAutumn Leaves  10am-4pm
Thursday 12th April Coles Sewing Centre,
90 Lower Parliament Street,
Nottingham
NG1 1EH
Raw edge appliqué. Comical  people in funny places  10am-4pm
Sat 14th April Kingfisher Quilters, Redditch Wonky House Madness
Machine embroidered and embellished little houses on felt
Wonky Houses Hanging
 10am-4pm
 Thursday 19th April South Cheshire Embroiderer’s Guild,
Audlem Public Hall.
Cheshire Street,
Audlem, Cheshire
(More Information)
It’s Fantastic Stitching on Plastic (Talk)
Kathleen explains how she has developed stitching and designing with flexible plastic. Using this to produce clothing, bags, art panels and wall hangings.
1pm – 3:30pm
 Friday 20th April South Cheshire Embroiderer’s Guild,
Audlem Public Hall.
Cheshire Street,
Audlem, Cheshire
(More Information)
It’s Fantastic Stitching on Plastic (Workshop)
Kathleen explains how she has developed stitching and designing with flexible plastic. Using this to produce clothing, bags, art panels and wall hangings.
10am  – 3:30pm
Mon 23rd – Weds 25th April The Royal Bridlington, Yorkshire (Website) Wonky Houses and Fairy Houses at The Royal Bridlington
Wonky Houses Hanging

23rd – Wonky house madness. Applique with machine embroidered detailing

24th – Wonky house madness and smaller project ideas

25th – Fairy Houses embellished with machine embroidery

Sat 28th April Rutland Sewing Centre, Unit 1a Rutland Village, Ashwell Road, Oakham, LE15 7QN
(Website)
Stitched and Soldered Book Cover

 

These enchanting book covers will be the delight of all your friends because of course they will all want one! It is a super technique using a soldering tool to melt away fabric creating beautiful shapes. Having learned this technique, you will be able to apply it to lots of different projects.

Fri 4th- Sun 6th May JustHandsTV, Windsor
(Website)
Residential Weekend – Layer, Solder and Stitch
Floral Pannel;
Sat 12th May 4S Group, Suffolk It’s Fantastic Stitching on Plastic
Mon 14th May Tudor Rose Patchwork,
Unit 1, Oakley Park, Station Rd, Oakley
MK43 7RB
(Website)
Stumpwork Berries on Box Lid
Learn the traditional techniques of raised and wired embroidery learning how to make stumpwork berries to add to a box lid.
Fri 18th May Stitch Creative Fairy Houses
Sat 19th May Tudor Rose Patchwork, Sketched Flower Fabrics
Thurs 24th May Bramble Patch, Northampton Machine Embroidered and Soldered Panels
Fri 1st June Forge Mill Redditch Sketched Flower Fabrics
Mon 4th June Tudor Rose Patchwork,
Unit 1, Oakley Park, Station Rd, Oakley
MK43 7RB
(Website)
Glistening Fishy Panels
Sat 23rd June Tudor Rose Patchwork,
Unit 1, Oakley Park, Station Rd, Oakley
MK43 7RB
(Website)
Goldwork Elephant
Mon 25th June Coles Sewing Centre Digitising meets my Soldering Iron
Fri 29th June Rutland Sewing Centre, Rutland Wonky House Shoulder Bag
Wonky Houses HangingHave enormous fun designing and stitching these delightful little wonky houses. Made from dyed felt and wonky free motion stitching with and embroidered embellishments of beads and buttons. A real feel good workshop suitable for all.
Mon 2nd July Tudor Rose Patchwork,
Unit 1, Oakley Park, Station Rd, Oakley
MK43 7RB
(Website)
Seaside Dingle Dangles
Sat 7th July Bramble Patch, Northampton Wonky House Wall Hanging

Wonky Houses HangingHave enormous fun designing and stitching these delightful little wonky houses. Made from dyed felt and wonky free motion stitching with and embroidered embellishments of beads and buttons. A real feel good workshop suitable for all.

Sat 14th July Tudor Rose Patchwork,
Unit 1, Oakley Park, Station Rd, Oakley
MK43 7RB
(Website)
Goldwork Flamingo
Fri 3rd August Tudor Rose Patchwork,
Unit 1, Oakley Park, Station Rd, Oakley
MK43 7RB
(Website)
Goldwork Butterflies and Flowers
9th – 11th Aug Festival of Quilts
NEC Birmingham (Website)
Festival of Quilts
Visit Kathleen at Stand E1. Kathleen will also be running a couple of Quick and Easy Workshops across the weekend. More infromation can be found here.
Sat 18th August Connecting Threads Group,
Meeting at: Aldenham House,
Haberdashers’ Aske’s Boys School,
Butterfly Lane, Elstree
WD6 3AF
(Website)
Wonky House Wall Hanging
Wonky Houses HangingHave enormous fun designing and stitching these delightful little wonky houses. Made from dyed felt and wonky free motion stitching with and embroidered embellishments of beads and buttons. A real feel good workshop suitable for all.