Teaching Schedule

Monthly Regular Group Classes – Contact the venue directly for more information and availability.

Date Venue Description Time
1st Tuesday of each month. Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley, Bedford Modern Approach to Hand Embroidery (Monthly Class)

Looking at techniques, stitches and products to create different textures and small works to showcase your individual styles.

10 am – 4 pm
1st Wednesday of each month Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley, Bedford 3-Dimensional Hand Embroidery (Monthly Class)

Working in a 3-D manner to produce free-standing embroideries depicting structures, sculptures and small installations.

10 am – 4 pm
2nd Wednesday of each month Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley, Bedford Beginners Machine Embroidery

Get to grips with your sewing machine and learn the basics and fundamentals of creative machine embroidery.

10 am – 4 pm
3rd Tuesday to each month Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley, Bedford Marvellous Machine Embroidery

Advance your new-found skills with advanced and mixed media techniques to produce a personal body of individual embroideries.

10 am – 4 pm
3rd Wednesday of each month. Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley, Bedford Advanced Creative Machine Embroidery Ideas

Advance your skills to cover a large variety of advanced techniques to produce your own personal project with tutor mentoring to help you achieve your goals

10 am – 4 pm
2nd Monday of each month. Bee Crafty, Thrapston Road, Ellington, Huntingdon, PE28 0AE

Tel: 07788 204655

www.beeingcrafty.co.uk

Machine Embroidery Monthly Class
Come and join our happy group of machine embroiderers where you will learn the basics in machine embroidery to work on towards
10.30 am – 4.30 pm

DateVenueDescriptionTime

Day Courses

Date Venue Description Time
Saturday 11th January Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley, Bedford (Website) Goldwork Hare Under The Moon
Learn the traditional techniques of goldwork to work this
Stunning hare sitting amongst the grasses starring up at the moon
10 am – 4 pm
Saturday 25th January Bee Crafty, Ellington, Huntingdon (Website) Goldwork Bumblebee
Learn the traditional techniques required to work this beautiful life-like bumblebee.
 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
Monday 10th, Tuesday 11th and Wednesday 12th January The Royal Bridlington Hotel, Bridlington
Email: info@royalhotelbrid.co.uk
Tel: 01262 672433
The Royal Bridlington Retreat Soldered reverse applique.
Heat zapped mosaics
Dolly doodle free-motion adventure
Daily plus evening sewing
Saturday 15th February Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley, Bedford (Website) Gilded Golden Glamour Baubles
Learn the traditional techniques required to produce modern golden baubles for the festive years ahead or as all year round ornaments.
10 am – 4 pm
Saturday 7th March Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley, Bedford (Website) Pretty fabric wrapped string bowls, vases, table mats and coasters 10 am – 4 pm
Saturday 14th March Needle and Thread Workshops, Chapel Grey Barn, Eagle Hall, Lincoln, LN6 9HZ (Email) Heat zapped backgrounds and expander print
Layered, machine and embroidered and heat zapped backgrounds with expander print embellishments to enhance.
10 am – 4 pm
Sunday 15th March Needle and Thread Workshops, Chapel Grey Barn, Eagle Hall, Lincoln, LN6 9HZ (Email) Mixed Media Machine Embroidered Scrolls
Make a freestanding mixed media scroll using textured fabrics and ripped papers enhanced with machine embroidery and stiffened with Powertex.
10 am – 4 pm
Monday 23rd March Coles Sewing Centre, 90 Lower Parliament St, Nottingham NG1 1EH Mixed Media Machine Embroidered Scrolls
Make a freestanding mixed media scroll using textured fabrics and ripped papers enhanced with machine embroidery and stiffened with Powertex.
10 am – 4 pm
Saturday 28th March Busy Bees Patchwork, The Craft Units, Tredegar House, Newport, NP10 8TW Loving Lutradur
Explore what can be done with this versatile spun bound vilene that accepts paint and dyes, can be cut and shaped and be soldered and heat distressed.
10 am – 4 pm
Friday 3rd April Bee Crafty, Ellington, Huntingdon (Website) Gold Work Day
Learn traditional goldwork techniques.
10:30 am – 4:30 pm
Friday 15th April to Sunday 19th April Keep on Sewing Group
Contact: Pam Neave (Email)
Keep on Sewing Weekend Retreat 10 am – 4 . pm
Thursday 23rd April Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley, Bedford (Website) Learn how to make this fluffy bumble bee using tufted turkey stitch and stumpwork techniques
Wednesday 29th April Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley, Bedford (Website) Goldwork Hare Under The Moon
Learn the traditional techniques of goldwork to work this
Stunning hare sitting amongst the grasses starring up at the moon
10 am – 4 pm
Monday 18th May Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley, Bedford (Website) One Block Print, Many Outcomes

Come and learn how to block print your own fabrics to make cushions, tablecloths and home accessories.

10 am – 4 pm
Friday 29th May Coles Sewing Centre, 90 Lower Parliament St, Nottingham NG1 1EH (Website) To be decided 10 am – 4 pm
Saturday 13th June The Old Bank Studio,
19 King’s Quay Street,
Harwich,
Essex. CO12 3ER (Website)
Machine Embroidered and Soldered Sea Horse Panel

Machine embroidered through water-soluble, reverse applique and soldered panel.

10 am – 4 pm
Sunday 14th June The Old Bank Studio,
19 King’s Quay Street,
Harwich,
Essex. CO12 3ER (Website)
Sketched and Layered Floral Panels
Saturday 20th June Busy Bees Patchwork, The Craft Units, Tredegar House, Newport, NP10 8TW (Website) Machine Embroidered and Soldered Floral Panels
Machine embroidered through water-soluble, reverse applique and soldered panel.
10 am – 4 pm
Friday 3rd July Rutland Sewing Centre,
Unit 1A Rutland Village, Rutland Garden Centre, Ashwell Road, Oakham, LE15 7QN
(Website)
Goldwork Butterfly and Flower Cameo
Goldwork couched butterfly and flower using traditional and modern techniques and  embellishments
10 am – 4 pm
Friday 10th July Bee Crafty, Thrapston Road, Ellington, Huntingdon, PE28 0AE (Website) Goldwork Day 
Learn the traditional techniques of goldwork to create stunning golden embroidery.
10 am – 4 pm
Saturday 11th July Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley, Bedford (Website) Goldwork Rearing Stallion
Learn traditional and contemporary techniques to work this stunning stallion.
10 am – 4 pm
Friday 31st July – Saturday 1st August Festival of Quilts at the NEC Birmingham I will be teaching on the Husqvarna Learning Curve Stand.
Friday 14th August Coles Sewing Centre, 90 Lower Parliament St, Nottingham NG1 1EH (Website) To be decided… Watch this space! 10 am – 4 pm
Saturday 5th September Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley, Bedford (Website) China Teacup Miniature Embroideries
Embroidery in a teacup using dimensional and textural stitches to create little embroidered scenes.
10 am – 4 pm