Basic bobbin lace techniques – winding bobbins, pattern making, pinning, and basic stitches. Make this sweet little bookworm for yourself or as a gift! Beginner’s Guide to Bobbin Lace book required – please allow 2 to 4 weeks to order the book if not in stock. Arranged individually Supplies extra.
Have a beautiful design or piece of fabric that is crying out to become a pillow cover? Learn how to make a pillow cover with a folded back for easy pillow insertion without zippers. November 28th 2 to 4pm OR November 30th 2 to 4pm Bring your own supplies. All classes may be rescheduled to suit YOUR schedule – please enquire via email, FB messenger, or telephone.
Guest instructor Bob Munnik (professional framer) will bring his portable mat cutter and a selection of matboard and demonstrate how to cut your own mat for framing. Bring your needlework for advice and maybe cut your mat too! November 30th 10am to 12 noon. Cost: FREE!
Hand-finish a pillow puff ornament or biscornu with a backstitched, cross-stitched, or smyrna-crossed seam treatment. All three options will be taught. December 3rd: 2 to 4pm OR Deember 7th: 10am to 12noon bring your own supplies All classes may be rescheduled to suit YOUR schedule – please enquire via email, FB messenger, or telephone.
Learn three easy methods for twisting your own cords and the formula for making them the right length! Finish off with easy-peasy tassels and then learn how to embellish both with beads! December 10th: 1 to 5pm OR December 14th 1 to 5pm Supplies extra All classes may be rescheduled to suit YOUR schedule – please enquire via email, FB messenger, or telephone.
Basic cutting techniques, how to wind a bobbin, thread your machine, sewing a straight seam, and finishing seams. Arranged individually.
At The Stitcher's Muse, we're all about YOU.
We love to help creative souls - or anyone with an interest in stitching - get the supplies they need to satisfy their inner stitcher.
From needles to floor stands, cotton to silk, Aida to linen, ornaments to BAPs (Big Ambitious Projects), glass to semi-precious beads and crystals, cross stitch to tatting and bobbin lace, we have what YOU are looking for - and if we don't have it, we'll do everything we can to get it.
Need other help? We're pretty good at almost all needlework types. We'd love to help you get to the next level in your stitching, learn a new technique, finesse your current project or technique, and advise on colours and supplies to make your stitching enjoyable and rewarding.