Please scroll down the Calendar to view all our workshops!  If you have any queries or would like to book a workshop  please email:  info@anniesattic.co.uk  Or call Jan 07535060025    

Sep
14
Thu
Learn to sew – Applique cushion £45
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn to sew - Applique cushion £45

Learn to sew whilst making a lovely Applique cushion.  You will learn to sew straight using a seam allowance.  How to use different stitches on your machine and what they are for.  How to sew buttons holes or loops.  How to use bondaweb to applique your design or words onto your cushion.  All materials, cushion pad and refreshments  are included in this workshop.  Fabrics available may vary from picture shown.

Sep
15
Fri
Patchwork – Drawstring rucksack £55
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Patchwork - Drawstring rucksack £55

Back to school Draw string Rucksack.  This versatile little  Patchwork bag can be used for just about anything!  A great make with some useful sewing skills.  All materials are included in this workshop – you will chose from a selection of our fabric squares or feel free to bring along your own. ( You will need 18 x 5″ squares).  Tea & cake provided by us!

Nov
3
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine – FULL
Nov 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine - FULL @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

This workshop is now full  – our next date will be in the New Year.

Have you got a new sewing machine?  Maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have them.

Nov
11
Sat
Patchwork – Star Cushion – FULL
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Patchwork - Star Cushion -  FULL

This workshop is now full.  We will be running this workshop again in the New Year.  You will learn to use a rotary cutter & cutting mat and piece together your cut shapes to create a Star block.  You will then  go on to quilt  your Star block and turn it into a Cushion or Wall hanging in time Christmas  *Requirements: Three fat quarters of quilting weight cotton (add one more  FQ  if you want more fabric options) plus matching thread.  We have fabric and thread here at the shop available to purchase should you need  some. All other materials are supplied by us.  Please bring along a packed lunch.  Refreshments provided by us.

 

Jan
5
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine £40
Jan 5 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £40 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Have you got a new sewing machine for Christmas or maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have them.

Jan
6
Sat
Learn to sew – Doorstop £40
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn to sew - Doorstop £40

Learn to sew whilst making one of these gorgeous doorstops.  This is one of our most popular beginners workshops.  You will learn how to sew straight,  applique and embellish your doorstop and learn how to sew a boxed bottom!  All materials are included in this workshop.

Jan
13
Sat
Patchwork shopper £55
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Patchwork shopper £55

This Patchwork shopper is great fun – you can use it for just about anything – even a quick supermarket shop  and it means you can avoid the shame of needing to buy a plastic carrier bag!  Chose your own combination of fabrics to create an individual look.  All materials are included in this workshop –  but please feel free to bring along any favourite fabric scraps you may want to use up .

Feb
16
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine – FULL
Feb 16 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine -  FULL @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

This workshop is now full – please register an interest in this workshop by emailing us contact details and we will inform you if a space becomes available and when this workshop will next be held.

Have you got a new sewing machine for Christmas or maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have them.

Mar
10
Sat
Charity Event – Hand sewn heart £15
Mar 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Charity Event - Hand sewn heart £15 @ Annies Attic Westerham

Make one of these gorgeous hand sewn Hearts  whilst helping us raise money for one of our favorite charities Blood Wise *. All profits will go to this charity so please support us  by coming along and making one of our lovely wool felt hearts. Tea & Cake provided by us.  This event will be held in the shop this year.  We have two time slots available 10-11.30 or 12-1.30 £15 per time slot.  Please confirm your preferred colour when booking.  You are welcome to buy more than one time slot so you can make more than one Heart decoration.  *Blood Wise was previously called Leukemia & Lymphoma Research.

 

Mar
17
Sat
Patchwork Fan shaped bag £45
Mar 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Patchwork Fan shaped bag  £45

Make a Fan shaped patchwork  bag.  Learn the completely addictive quilt-as-you-go technique to create this unique shoulder bag.  Make your handles from fabric or treat yourself to a pair of coloured leather handles to make your bag look oh so professional!  All materials are included in this workshop please specify your preferred colour combinations.  (Leather handles will be an additional £15 and are available in various colours ).

Mar
23
Fri
Learn to sew – Applique cushion £45
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn to sew - Applique cushion £45

Learn to sew whilst making a lovely Applique cushion.  You will learn to sew straight and use a seam allowance.  How to use different stitches on your sewing machine and what they are for.  How to applique your design or words onto your cushion  using design templates & bondaweb.  How to construct an envelope backed cushion.   All materials, design templates & cushion pad and refreshments  are included in this workshop.  Fabrics available may vary from picture shown.

Apr
14
Sat
Log cabin cushion £45*
Apr 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Log cabin cushion £45*

Learn how to make a Patchwork ‘Log Cabin’ block.   You will be using a rotary cutter & mat and piecing together your Log Cabin design then you will go on to quilt and construct the patchwork into a cushion or little table mat.

* Requirements:  You will need to bring along 4 Fat Quarters in various contrasting colours and tones ie. lights & darks.

May
11
Fri
Patchwork Fan shaped bag £45
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Patchwork Fan shaped bag  £45

Make a Fan shaped patchwork  bag.  Learn the completely addictive quilt-as-you-go technique to create this unique shoulder bag.  Make your handles from fabric or treat yourself to a pair of coloured leather handles to make your bag look oh so professional!  All materials are included in this workshop please specify your preferred colour combinations.  (Leather handles will be an additional £15 and are available in various colours ).

Jun
1
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine £40
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £40 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Have you got a new sewing machine for Christmas or maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have them.

Jul
6
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine £40
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £40 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Have you got a new sewing machine or maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget to bring along your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have one.

Sep
14
Fri
Patchwork sewing machine cover & mat £65
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Patchwork sewing machine cover & mat £65

This workshop  is a great introduction to Patchwork and Quilting.  You will make a sewing machine cover which doubles as a mat with pockets to hold all your sewing equipment whilst you sew.  Useful & fabulous to look at!  You will learn to piece together your Patchwork squares to make pockets which are at the front and back of your cover/mat (great for storing the foot pedal and power lead).  You will  ‘sandwich’ your pockets and main fabric with batting and lining and then go on to quilt the layers together. You will learn how to make your own binding.  Finally you can decorate your cover/mat with an  applique pin cushion heart or a design of your choice.  If you are feeling brave you could even try a little Free motion sewing – we have names for all our sewing machines!  You must be confident with a sewing machine for this workshop.  Please bring along a packed lunch.  We will provide the Tea & Sweet treats.  Requirements:  1 metre of fabric for the  front & back (this can also be used for some of the patchwork squares and binding) however if you want a contrast binding you will need one Fat quarter in a contrasting colour.  You can chose your patchwork squares from a selection of fabrics at the shop or feel free to bring along your own scraps.  Everything else is supplied by us.

 

 

 

Sep
21
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine £40
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £40 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Have you got a new sewing machine or maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget to bring along your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have one.

Nov
10
Sat
Christmas table runner – FULL
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Christmas table runner - FULL

This workshop is now full.

Nov
24
Sat
Mini Makes – Xmas gifts – FULL
Nov 24 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Mini Makes - Xmas gifts - FULL

Fabulous workshop where you will chose from a selection of Mini Makes which will make lovely gifts for family or friends in time for Christmas.  You will create at least  four or five makes  during the course of the workshop.   You can chose from a varied selection of makes which include a Lavender heart,  Pin cushion,  Needle case, Tissue holder,  fabric Tray tidy, Phone or glasses case or a pyramid coin purse.  You will learn lots of different techniques that are all fun and quick to make. Requirements:  You will need to bring  3 or 4 Fat quarters in various contrasting colours.  We have fabric at the shop should you wish to purchase from us.  Please bring along a packed lunch.

Dec
1
Sat
Christmas table runner – FULL
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Christmas table runner - FULL

Please email before booking this workshop as we have a change in location:  info@anniesattic.co.uk

Make this patchwork table runner in time for Christmas – although it can be used all year round!.   This workshop is a great introduction to Patchwork & Quilting.  You will use a rotary cutter & cutting mat.  Learn all about  machine piecing, quilting and binding – in fact all you need to go on to larger patchwork and quilting projects! Batting (wadding) is provided by us along with light refreshments.  Please bring along a packed lunch.

Requirements:  For a simple two coloured checker effect you will need:
1/2 metre of light fabric (110cm X 50cm) or 2 light coloured FQ’s
1/2 metre of dark fabric (110cm X 50cm) or 2 dark coloured FQ’s
1.3 metre for your  backing fabric and binding. (can use 1 metre but the backing will have a join if your fabric is 110cm wide.
The finished size of your table runner will be approximately 120cm X 35cm.

Apr
11
Thu
Love your Sewing Machine £45
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £45 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Have you got a new sewing machine or maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget to bring along your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have one.  This workshop is being held in our Westerham sewing studio near Westerham heights garden centre.  (5 minutes drive from our old shop – full directions will be given on booking).

Apr
13
Sat
Mini patchwork quilt £65
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Mini patchwork quilt £65

Quilt in a day!  This workshop is a great intro to making a Patchwork Quilt.  You will learn all the techniques from start to finish – piecing together your fabrics,  sandwiching, quilting and finally binding.  The Quilt is approximately one metre square when finished.  Requirements:  One Charm park  (minimum 42 x 5″ squares) one metre of backing fabric, one metre of  Batting/wadding and matching thread.  Everything is available to buy at the shop with a 10% discount on the day. (Unfortunately the featured charm pack is no longer available).  Spaces are limited so you will get plenty of attention.  Please bring along a packed lunch.  To book this workshop please email:  info@anniesattic.co.uk  (alternatively call Jan 07535060025).

This workshop is being held at our sewing studio near Westerham Heights garden centre.  (5 minutes drive from our old shop).  Full directions will be given upon booking your place.

 

 

 

 

Apr
25
Thu
Love your Sewing Machine £45
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £45 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Have you got a new sewing machine or maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget to bring along your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have one.  To book this workshop please email:  info@anniesattic.co.uk   (alternatively call Jan 07535060025)  This workshop is being held at my sewing studio in Beckenham (close to Eden park station)   spaces are limited so that you get lot’s of attention!  Full details will be given on booking the workshop.

Apr
27
Sat
Oilcloth bag £45
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Oilcloth bag £45 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Pick up some useful tips whilst learning to make this practical little Oil cloth grab bag.  It is fully lined with a useful double pocket & zipped pocket  inside.  Oil cloth is  slightly harder to work with so some sewing experience is a must in this workshop.  Half a metre of Oilcloth is required.  There is a large selection at Avery fabrics.   We provide everything else including Refreshments.  To book this workshop please email:  info@anniesattic.co.uk  (alternatively call Jan 07535060025).

This workshop is being held at: Avery Fabrics 54-56 High street West Wickham BR4 0NH.

May
16
Thu
Learn to sew – Doorstop £45
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn to sew - Doorstop £45

Learn to sew whilst making one of these gorgeous doorstops.  This is one of our most popular workshops.  You will learn how to sew straight,  applique and embellish your doorstop and learn how to sew a boxed bottom!  All materials are included in this workshop. To book this workshop please email:  info@anniesattic.co.uk  (alternatively give Jan a call 07535060025).

This workshop is being held at the sewing studio near Westerham heights garden centre (5 minutes drive from the old shop) full details will be given upon booking.

May
18
Sat
Patchwork pouch £45
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Patchwork pouch  £45 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Whilst learning to make this pretty  patchwork pouch you  will cover lots of different techniques.  You will  learn some basic patchwork and quilting,  how to insert a zip and make boxed bottoms.  Your pouch will be lined quilted with  wadding.   You will then go on to decorate your pouch with decorative stitches and embellishments.  All materials are included.  To book this workshop please email: info@anniesattic.co.uk  (alternatively call Jan 07535060025)  This workshop is being held at our Westerham studio near Westerham heights garden centre (approximately  5 minutes drive from our old shop- full directions will be given on booking this workshop).

Jun
1
Sat
Mini patchwork quilt £65
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Mini patchwork quilt £65

Quilt in a day!  This workshop is a great intro to making a Patchwork Quilt.  You will learn all the techniques from start to finish – piecing together your fabrics,  sandwiching, quilting and finally binding.  The Quilt is approximately one metre square when finished.  Requirements:  One Charm park  (minimum 42 x 5″ squares) one metre of backing fabric, one metre of  Batting/wadding and matching thread.  Everything is available to buy at the shop with a 10% discount on the day. (Unfortunately the featured charm pack is no longer available).  Spaces are limited so you will get plenty of attention.  Please bring along a packed lunch.  To book this workshop please email:  info@anniesattic.co.uk  (alternatively call Jan 07535060025).

This workshop is being held at Avery Fabrics:  52-54 High St West Wickham BR4 0NH.

 

 

 

 

Jun
8
Sat
Summer Bunting £45
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Summer Bunting  £45

Lovely Summer sewing in this Bunting workshop.  This is a great workshop for beginners & more experienced sewers as you can add as many embellishments as you like!    This will look fantastic indoors or outside in the garden or  it can be used for a special occasions.  You can chose to personalize it with  applique letters  or a  design of your choice and finish by  embellishing  with some of our ribbons  & buttons.  To book this workshop email: info@anniesattic.co.uk  (alternatively call Jan 07535060025)  This workshop is being held at: Avery fabrics 54-56 West Wickham High st BR4 ONH.

Jun
27
Thu
Summer Bunting £45
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Summer Bunting  £45

This is a great summer workshop for beginners & experienced sewers alike.  You can add as much detail to your bunting as you wish with a selection of embellishments  available for you to rummage through.     You can chose to personalize it with  applique letters  or a  design of your choice.  You will also have the option to do some free motion sewing on the applique design.  It will look great in the garden or for a special event!    To book this workshop please email:  info@anniesattic.co.uk  (or give Jan a call on 07535060025)  This workshop is being held in our Westerham sewing studio five minutes drive from our old shop – directions will be given upon booking this workshop.

Jun
29
Sat
Vintage style patchwork bag £55
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Vintage style patchwork bag £55

Make this Vintage style patchwork bag.   You will learn lots of useful techniques such as quilt as you go patchwork.  Your bag will be fully lined.   You will be able to add some decorative details by hand sewing from a choice of our fripperies.  All materials are included but please feel free to bring along any of your favorite fabric scraps.  Please bring along a packed lunch.  To book this workshop please email:  info@anniesattic.co.uk  (or call Jan 07535060025)  This workshop is being held at our Westerham sewing studio (5 minutes drive from our old shop) near Westerham heights garden centre.  Full directions will be given upon booking.