Please scroll down to view all our workshops! We are always adding new dates. To book a workshop go to Main menu ‘Buy workshop’  or you can buy a ‘workshop voucher’ as a gift.  Not sure? Then please email if you have any further queries at : info@anniesattic.co.uk.  Or call & leave a message on: 01959 565854.   Scroll down to sign up for our Newsletter which will give you monthly updates.

Apr
24
Sun
Mini improvised Quilt £45
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Mini improvised Quilt  £45

Break free from all the rules of quilting and enjoy the freedom of playing with colour and pattern to create a truly unique mini quilt.  You will need to bring along 1 metre of your own choice of fabric (or you can buy some from the shop)  all other materials will be provided.  Please bring a packed lunch – tea & cake provided by us!  Tutor:  Jo Sheach.

May
29
Sun
Patchwork – Sweet dreams pillow £45
May 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Patchwork - Sweet dreams pillow £45

Make this adorable patchwork and hand embroidered pillow, which is ideal for even beginners to patchwork.  Learn to piece and quilt the top, hand embroider  a message of your choice and then make it into a little pillow with a pretty vintage lace trim.   All  the materials are supplied (including the pillow pad).  You can chose to make your pillow in similar fabrics to those shown or choose a lucky dip mix of darker shades (let Jan know at time of booking so the fabric can be cut ready for you).  Please bring along a packed lunch.  Tea & cake provided by us!  Tutor:  Jo Sheach.

Jun
18
Sat
Love your Sewing Machine £35
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £35 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

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  & use a seam allowance.   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
1
Fri
Vintage snap clutch & Phone case £45
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Make a Vintage style ‘snap ‘ clasp bag and tissue pouch.   You will create something totally unique and useful for summer nights out.   Just big enough to hold your essentials .   You will learn how to attach a clip clasp to fabric and embellish your clutch with some hand sewing, by adding embellishments of your choice ie little patchwork hexagons,  suffolk puffs or ribbons & buttons.   You will go on to make a  matching  phone/glasses case.  All materials supplied for this workshop.  Picture to follow shortly.

Jul
29
Fri
Learn to sew – Simple Tote bag £35
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn to sew - Simple Tote bag £35

This is a beginners workshop suitable for all ages.  (12+)  Learn to sew whilst making this really useful Tote bag.  You will learn various  sewing techniques which you can take forward to your future projects.  You will learn how to bag line your tote and add a  pocket.   All materials are included.  Fabric shown is subject to availability.

Aug
5
Fri
Oilcloth bag £45
Aug 5 @ 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 bag.  It is fully lined with a useful double pocket inside and  very secure as it has a recessed zip to keep your belongings nice and secure.  Oil cloth is  slightly harder to work with so some sewing experience is a must in this workshop.

Sep
24
Sat
Love your Sewing Machine £35
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £35 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

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, make a button hole & use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If you are 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
4
Fri
Oilcloth – wash bag & makeup bag £45
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Oilcloth -  wash bag & makeup bag £45 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Pick up some useful tips with Oilcloth.  You will learn how to line a wash bag, insert zips and all about boxed bottoms (and tops).  Oil cloth is  slightly harder to work with so some sewing experience is a must in this workshop.

Nov
27
Sun
Vintage style clasp pouch £45
Nov 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Vintage style clasp pouch £45

Make one of these beautiful little vintage style pouches.  You will be able chose embellishments and buttons from our stash at the shop or you are welcome to bring along your own.   This workshop is a combination of machine and hand sewing techniques so therefore although small will take some time.

Jan
13
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine £35
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine  £35 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

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.

Jan
21
Sat
Love your Sewing Machine – FULL
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine - FULL @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

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.

Jan
28
Sat
Patchwork pouch £45
Jan 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Patchwork pouch £45

Pick up some useful tips whilst learning to make this Patchwork pouch.  You will  learn some basic patchwork and quilting techniques, add your lining, wadding and zip and then go on to decorate your pouch with ribbon and embellishments.  You will be able to chose your patchwork squares from our shop stash.  All materials are included.

Feb
3
Fri
Free motion sewing – FULL
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Free motion sewing - FULL @ Annies Attic

Learn to  Free motion sew –  drawing and writing with your sewing machine!  You will chose a simple design from one of our templates (feel free to bring along one of your own designs, but do keep it simple!).  You will applique your design onto some fabric using bondaweb then go on to sew around the applique using free motion sewing.  It is totally addictive and fantastic for personalizing any of your makes for the home or to make gifts for family & friends.  You will have the option to turn your design into a picture using a wooden embroidery hoop or a wall canvas or simple cushion (pad not included).  Refreshments and  materials are  included – but you are welcome to bring along any favorite fabric scraps.

Feb
10
Fri
Valentine – Patchwork heart cushion £45
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Valentine - Patchwork heart cushion £45 @ Annies Attic Westerham

Make this  Patchwork heart  cushion in time for Valentines day. It’s a great introduction to patchwork and applique. Time permitting you will have the option to do some hand sewing and embellishment.  All materials  & refreshments provided by us.

 

Feb
19
Sun
Free motion sewing £45
Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Free motion sewing   £45

Learn how to do Free motion sewing.  You will be appliqueing a design of your choice onto fabric which you can then chose to make into a cushion or picture.   You will learn the wonderful art of free motion – writing and drawing with your sewing machine, it’s totally addictive!  Keep your design simple if you are new to free motion sewing or more detailed if you have some experience.   Stuck for choice? Use our design templates.  All materials are included in the price.

Feb
24
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine £35
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £35 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

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.

Feb
25
Sat
Crazy patchwork pouch £35
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Crazy patchwork pouch £35

This Crazy patchwork Workshop  is a great way to use up all your favourite fabric scraps.  It’s a fun technique that is a cost effective way of making something really special.  Bring along your scrappy stash or you are welcome to use ours.  (Featured fabrics are no longer available).

Mar
18
Sat
Homemade home – Curtains FULL
Mar 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Homemade home - Curtains FULL

Learn how to make professional curtains.  You will make two sample curtains.  One sample will be machine lined and headed with tape the other sample will be hand sewn with a pinch pleated heading.  Both samples will have mitred corners and be weighted.   We will go through how to measure your windows and discuss various fitting techniques.  These samples will act as reminders for when you go on to make your own curtains.  One metre of soft furnishing  fabric is required preferably a cotton/linen mix  (nothing too shiny or silky) everything else is provided by us.

Mar
24
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine £35
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £35 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

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.

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

Summer sewing – Learn to sew whilst making some lovely summer bunting!  This will look fantastic indoors or outside in the garden or  it can be used for a special occasions  like a wedding or birthday party.   Pick from a selection of  fabrics at the shop.  You can chose to personalize it with  applique letters  or a  design and finish by  embellishing  with some of our ribbons  & buttons.

Jun
3
Sat
Oilcloth – Weekend/beach bag £55
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Oilcloth - Weekend/beach bag  £55 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

This Oilcloth beach bag is a must your summer breaks.  You will pick up lots of tips for sewing with Oilcloth.  The bag will have a secure zipped pocket,  large interior pockets (great for all your lotions & potions) and a key ring.  Oil cloth is  slightly harder to work with so some sewing experience is a must in this workshop.   Oilcloth fabric shown is subject to availability.

Jun
9
Fri
Patchwork – Simple table runner £45*
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Patchwork -  Simple table runner £45*

Make a simple patchwork table runner.   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! * Fabric & wadding are additional to this workshop.

Requirements:  For a simple two coloured checker effect you will need:
1/2 metre of light fabric (110cm X 50cm)
1/2 metre of dark fabric (110cm X 50cm)
If you want to introduce more fabric designs then add one or two more FQs (55cm X 50cm) in lights & darks/florals & plains.
The finished size of your table runner will be approximately 120cm X 35cm.
You will also need Backing fabric and Batting (not too thick!)  to the measurements above.
We can provide both of  these for you at the shop for £5.00 You are also welcome to buy all your fabrics from us on the day at a 10% discount.

Jun
29
Thu
Patchwork – Heart shaped wall hanging £45
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Patchwork - Heart shaped wall hanging £45 @ annies attic | England | United Kingdom

Make a beautiful heirloom  heart shaped wall hanging.  You will machine stitch your chosen patchwork fabrics  together then go on to applique, hand quilt or free motion sew chosing designs and words that are meaningful to you or someone you love.  We will finish by adding a border and doweling for hanging.  Please feel free to bring along any fabric scraps that hold special memories for you.  This would make a lovely gift to yourself  or someone you love.

Jul
8
Sat
Love your Sewing Machine £35
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £35 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

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.

Jul
14
Fri
Homemade home – Lampshade £45*
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Homemade home - Lampshade  £45*

 

Make a fabulous  drum lampshade for your home.  Your shade will be 40 cm in diameter and can be made into pendant shade  or popped onto a lamp stand.  *You will need 1/2 metre of fabric to co ordinate with your interior (not too thick) or you are welcome to buy fabric from us on the day just let us know when you book.  Everything else will be provided by us  including  refreshments.

Jul
15
Sat
Patchwork – Cathedral window cushion £45
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Patchwork - Cathedral window cushion £45

This lovely Cathedral window cushion  is a great introduction to patchwork using a tradition technique that really is more simple than it looks!  You will need to have attended one of our Learn to sew workshosps or be confident with a sewing machine.  All materials are included – but please feel free to bring along some of your favorite fabric scraps.

Jul
22
Sat
Homemade home – Pin board £45*
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Homemade home - Pin board £45*

Make a Pin board with us at Annies attic.  No sewing involved!  You will learn how to make a professional looking Pin board for your home or office.  We will supply the board, wadding, lining and all hardware.  *You will need to bring along your chosen fabric and ribbon or you are welcome to buy fabric and ribbon from us on the day.  (size & quantities to be confirmed shortly).

Aug
1
Tue
Patchwork – Scrap bucket £45
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Patchwork - Scrap bucket £45

Make one of these really useful Patchwork scrap buckets.  Great for organising all those loose scraps of fabric or storing pretty much anything – plus they look fab too! Bring along your favourite scrap fabrics (or  you are welcome to use ours).  You will also need to purchase 1/2 metre of lining fabric (or you can chose & purchase from the shop on the day). All other  materials are  included in the price of this workshop. Please bring along a packed lunch.  Tea & cake provided by us.

Aug
4
Fri
Homemade home – Roman blinds FULL
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Homemade home - Roman blinds  FULL @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Learn how to make a professional Roman blind.  You will make a fully lined sample roman blind mounted onto a corded wooden baton.  You will need to provide one metre of soft furnishing cotton fabric.  You are welcome to purchase the fabric from us on the day. Everything else is provided.  You must be able to use a sewing machine and sew straight or have attended  one of our Learn to sew workshops.  Please bring a packed lunch.  Tea & cake provided by us!

Sep
8
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine £35
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £35 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

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.