We are really excited to announce some Winter Warming Workshops with the Bronte sewing room, so you can come and learn with like-minded souls and create something you have made yourself.
ADULT SEW n SEW with Colette 4 fabulous hours! Open to all skill levels from beginner to advanced. Learn from scratch, or bring a project to get stuck into. Work directly with Colette, learn trade secrets & improve your sewing skills.
3 x DATES to choose from Saturday 2 June Friday 8th July Friday 15th July TIME
$140 Per Person $10 Machine Hire Overlockers are available for experienced students
HAND EMBROIDERY with Kasia 6 hour Workshop! You are warmly invited to immerse yourself in the magical world of hand embroidery with Polish embroidery artist Kasia Jacquot. Kasia’s workshops offer comprehensive stitch lessons as well as the all-important tips and handy hints which will make your work so much easier. Kasia focuses strongly on enabling and inspiring you all the while arming you with the necessary skills to become a confident and relaxed needleworker. Her unique, laid back approach will free you of any harsh self-criticism that so many of us have about our own work! Perfection is left outside the door as you enjoy stitching with ease and self-acceptance. Kasia is passionate about ensuring that you will leave fulfilled, skilled and inspired. A complete treat! This 6-hour workshop is perfect for beginners or for those wanting to learn Kasia’s unique style of embroidery. DATE Saturday 9 July TIME 10am-4pm
COST $195 Per Person Includes all materials: linen, DMC thread, wooden hoop, needles, etc.
KNITTING FOR BEGINNERS & BEYOND 3 hours with Megan Come warm your hands and learn to knit from the unstoppable knitter Megan! Our introduction to hand knitting will include topics such as wool and yarns, needles, patterns, gadgets and techniques etc. Begin by learning to cast on and then learn the basic stitches used by knitters around the world. For those who are already knitters, Megan can help you with your project if you are stuck or need assistance deciphering a pattern etc. Simply bring along your project and questions and Megan will do her very best to get you out of your pickle! DATE Sunday 10 July TIME 1pm-4pm COST $75 Per Person IMPORTANT Please let us know if you are left-handed!
CROCHET FOR BEGINNERS 3 hours with Elli Come and join us for a fab 3 hours of crochet for beginners which will inspire you beyond the basics. Our beginners class will give you enough time to learn the stitches you will need to make a granny square so you will be well on your way into the beautiful world of crochet. You will learn standard crochet terms & equipment, the foundation chain stitch, slip stitch, double and treble stitches. You will start your granny square and work in rounds and rows while also learning to change colours.
2 x DATES to choose from Sunday 3 July Saturday 16 July TIME 1pm-4pm
COST $75 Per Person IMPORTANT Please let us know if you are left-handed!