Unfortunately classes and workshops are cancelled or postponed for now please keep in touch and check out my blog and Instagram to see my news. 

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The Sewing Shed – Ilkley 

Tuesday classes 9.30 -11.30 Hand Quilting and Hand Patchwork 

Tuesday 12.30 – 2.30 Hand Embroidery 

All abilities welcome 

In these classes we will learn new skills, relax and chat and work through projects chosen from my book or bring your own work for help and advice.
Please contact me if you would like to know more .

Dutton’s for Buttons Heritage Workshops 10am-4pm

Wed. June 10th Liberty Flower Embroidery Workshop
Wed. July 8th Viking Applique Brooch Workshop
Wed Aug. 26th Bronte Darning Roll Workshop
Wed Sept 23rd Celtic Gold Workshop
Wed Oct 7th Stippy Quilts and the Weardale Chain workshop
Wed Nov 4th Arts and Crafts Canvas Work
Wed Dec 9th Shisha Mirror Work

To book workshops please contact: 

Embroiderers’ Guild

Sat. June 13th Blackpool E.G. Costa Rican Icons Workshop
Sat. July 4th Cleveland E.G. Talk ‘Textiles from my Travels ’
Thurs July 17th Sheffield E.G. Talk ‘Textiles from my Travels’
Sat Sept 19th Merseyside E.G. Cost Rican Icons Workshop
Sat Oct 3rd York E.G. Talk ‘Textiles form my Travels’
Sat Nov 7th Manchester E.G. Indian Shisha Workshop


Embroiderers’ Guild
N. W. Summer School weekend 25th-27th June Indian Stitch work

Quilters Guild Region 15W weekend
Talk ‘Textiles from my Travels ’
Durham Pennies workshop
Date to be decided.