Location

All classes are held in my Longarm Studio located in Hampshire and close to the market Town of Petersfield

 

Learn to Longarm

You will be working on either a Bernina Q24 or a Gammill Optimum throughout the class session. 

All materials are supplied as well as light refreshments and lunch for full day sessions.

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Classes and Workshops

Longarm Experience Day

A fun class for those who simply want to experience using a longarm, This class is a lovely way to spend time with friends and learn more about this fascinating craft as you make  a sample piece to take home as a memory. 

Includes all materials, light lunch and morning/afternoon refreshments.

10am - 4pm

This can be a shared class for up to 3 students

6Hrs : £180

Introduction to Longarm Quilting

Designed for the creative and curious thinking about purchasing or renting a quilting machine as well as those simply interested to know more about them. This 3 hour hands-on session will introduce you to the pleasures of free motion and pantograph quilting. 

Includes all materials and light refreshments.

10am - 1pm

3 Hrs : £100

Basic Freehand Quilting

Work from the front of the machine and learn a variety of basic meanders and background filler designs.

Choose from a wide selection of sample designs and create a freehand sampler of 12 designs to take home.

Includes all materials and light refreshments.

10am-1pm

This can be a shared class for 2 students

3Hrs : £120

Beginner Pantograph Quilting

In this 3 hour workshop you will learn how to correctly set-up a pantograph and work from the back of the quilting frame. You will be shown how to roll on and accurately reposition for repeat rows. You will also learn how to select / size and stitch out pantographs for the best possible results.

Includes all materials and light refreshments.

10am-1pm

This can be a shared class for 2 students

3Hrs : £120  

A Menagerie of Meanders

In this workshop you will learn how to take the basic stipple meander to a whole new level as you learn lots of freehand meanders to fill blocks, borders, sashing and cornerstones. Suitable for intermediate quilters wanting to build their portfolio of quilting designs.

Includes all materials, light lunch and morning/afternoon refreshments.

10am - 4pm

This can be a shared class for 2 students

6Hrs : £180

 

Fancy Freehand Feathers

In this full-day workshop you will learn how to freehand quilt a variety of feathers suitable for edge-to-edge, border or block work. During the session you will experience quilting traditional and longarm feathers and learn how to add more variety and interest to any basic feather design and transition to the next level. This class is suitable for any quilter who is comfortable with their quilting machine and feels confident with their freehand skills.

Includes all materials, light lunch and morning/afternoon refreshments.

10am - 4pm

This can be a shared class for 2 students

6Hrs : £180

Creative Quilting

Think outside the box and use your quilting machine to make fantasy fabric, quilt-as-you go piecing, clothing projects, leatherwork and more.

During this creative playday you will experience working with a  variety of substrates including water-soluble and other non-woven textiles and make a make a couple of useful items to take home with you.

By the end of the 6hr workshop you will be thinking about your longarm in a whole new way!  

Includes all materials, light lunch and morning/afternoon refreshments.

10am - 4pm

This can be a shared class for 2 students

6Hrs : £180

Computerised Quilting

Designed for users of the Intelliquilter Quilting Tablet.

During this 6 hr workshop you will learn how to use your tablet to create and edit pantographs, custom motifs, borders, sashing and more. 

You will also review additional features such as clipping blocks, no-sew zones, line pattern and computer art.

This is practical class using the Intelliquilter attached to a Gammill Optimum.

You will produce a working.sample to take home with you.

Includes all materials, light lunch and morning/afternoon refreshments.

10am - 4pm

This can be a shared class for 2 students

6Hrs : £180

 

New Workshops...

Watch this space for new classes

All prices correct as of July 2020