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Future dates: TBC

at Littleheath Barn Studio, Little Heath Lane, Lickey End, Bromsgrove B60 1HU.

www.littleheathbarnstudio.com

 

Westalee Rulers can help transform your free-motion quilting by enabling you to undertake creative free-motion quilting in a controlled way on your domestic sewing machine. Using the rulers will help you to stitch beautiful patterns and designs usually reserved for Longarm machines.

 

If you love the elegance of quilted 'feathers' but struggle to master them free-hand, the Westalee Feather Template Set (x4) may be high on your wish list. Or maybe you've already purchased a set but have yet to get to grips with them.

 

Feather templates are as easy to use as any other template physically, however, good pattern-making and design choices can be difficult initially. This one day workshop is designed to help you get the most (and a little bit more!) from your template set. You will learn the techniques to stitch beautiful feathers on straight lines, curves, graduating in size and even stitch shapes that aren't feathers!

 

PLEASE NOTE: WESTALEE TEMPLATES REQUIRED

To attend this class you will need the appropriate

• Westalee Ruler Foot

• Spacing Gauge 

• Feather Template Set (11624/11625), OR Feathered Leaf Template Set (13233/13234)

• Westalee Stitching Line Discs (12122) - I will have these available to loan or to purchase at the workshop

• Sampler Set (11622/23) - if you have it though it's not essential

Westalee Ruler Feet and Rulers can be purchased from Cotton Patch (www.cottonpatch.co.uk), where you will find a very useful ebook to help you to work out which is the correct version for your machine. Any query regarding the type of foot needed please contact Jayne on 0121 702 2840 or at mailorder@cottonpatch.co.uk and she will be happy to help. 

 

Once booked on a workshop you will receive a discount code which entitles you to 10% off any Westalee products online at www.cottonpatch.co.uk

 

Cotton Patch also supply a range of Sew Steady extension tables for most makes and models of machines. These are made to order and imported from the USA and so can take up to 8 to 10 weeks to be delivered. Please bear this in mind if you need to order a table prior to attending a workshop.

 

GENERAL EQUIPMENT & MATERIAL REQUIREMENTS:

• Sewing Machine with drop feed - if you have an electronic machine with stop/start button, please bring your foot pedal.

• Extension table for your machine (a flat bed is required, a curved table will not be suitable)

• 2 fat quarter sandwiches, plus one smaller sandwich for practice/testing

   - (no white, cream or calico please)

• Fabric marker pen/pencil(s) of your choice

• long quilting Ruler (X x 24")

• Thread

 

OPTIONAL EXTRAS:

• Sampler Set (11622/23)

• Westalee Stitching Line Discs (12122) - I will have these available to loan or to purchase at the workshop

• Quilting Gloves such as 'Machingers'

• Glider Sheet

• Chair cushion for extra height! :)

 

VENUE: Littleheath Barn Studio, Little Heath Lane, Lickey End, Bromsgrove B60 1HU.

Littleheath Barn Studio is located in Bromsgrove, just a short drive from the centre and with easy access to and from motorways M5 junction 4 and M42 Junction 1.

Should you need accommodation, Premier Inn Bromsgrove Central and Bromsgrove Hotel and Spa are both nearby on the A38.

The postcode for satnav will stop at Littleheath Nurseries, continue about half a mile further and turn sharp left in to the drive before passing underneath the motorway/bridge.

If approaching from the opposite direction the driveway is on the right, just after passing underneath the motorway bridge and if find yourself at Littleheath Nurseries you will have gone too far.

The barn has its own private car park with ample parking. Please note that the premises appear residential. All facilities are on the ground floor, there are no stairs or steps to negotiate. A selection of hot drinks and snacks are provided. Please bring along a packed lunch if attending a full day class.

Please arrive 10-15minutes before the workshop is due to start.

 

Cancellation Policy 

If you’re unable to attend a booked workshop please give me as much notice as possible. Refunds will be granted where possible, given at least 1 months notice, unless your cancellation leads to the workshop not running due to too few numbers. Granted refunds will incur a 10% transaction fee. Refunds will not be granted within 2 weeks of a

workshop. If there are less than three students booked on your chosen date, I reserve the right to reschedule or cancel. Unfortunately, if the workshop is cancelled due to adverse weather conditions, illness or other circumstances out of my control, Angela Attwood Textiles cannot be held responsible for any personal financial losses incurred.

Under these circumstances the workshop fee will be refunded in full or rescheduled.

 

Thank you for looking at my workshop!

Perfecting Feathers with Westalee - 1 day workshop - New dates TBC

SKU: FEATHERS_TBC
£49.50Price