Treehouse Textiles

Skill Building – with Emma Di Stefano

Workshop @ Treehouse Textiles Mornington Store

A Skill Building Workshop for you...

Hand Piecing

The benefits of hand piecing include socializing while sewing (!!), relieving stress in a quiet setting, using simple techniques, hand piecing is a perfect portable project. With hand piecing, the only pieces of equipment you need are needles, thread, pins, scissors, a thimble and your fabric, this workshop aims to teach you a variety of skills that you can use in your patchwork.

Paper Piecing

Hexagon paper piecing is a time honoured technique dating back to at least the 1830's, hand stitched they can be assembled in modular units. This workshop is an introduction to the basic skills you need to paper piece hexagons, learning three different methods. A very satisfying patchwork skill that can be used  so many ways, purse making (really cute!) cushions, wall art, quilts, or homeware projects. Hexagons can also be made in a variety of sizes according to your project, a really versatile way to use fabric scraps.

Hand Quilting

Always wanted to hand quilt but never sure how, this workshop will teach you the basics of hand quilting using the 'running' stitch method.

 

Enjoy a peaceful workshop, learning these lovely skills which is a fantastic opportunity to express your inner craftiness to make something uniquely handmade in a contemporary way. Coffee & a treat is included in this workshop.

Date
Time
10am - 3.30pm
Skill Level
Beginner
Places Available 7
Workshop Cost $110 PRICE INC GST

Equipment Supplied

Sewing Machines & Equipment

Material Requirements

Templastic, pencils, needles, thread & Scrap Fabric – all are available at Treehouse Textiles