Sewing, Knitting & Machine Embroidery Basics & Upskilling

Workshops at Robyn’s Cottage

Scan N Cut Play Night

1st Tuesday of the Month 7pm to 9pm

3rd September,  1st October , 5th November, 3rd December (Always Free )

A time for those interested in Scan N Cut machines to get together and have a fun time together. You do not need to bring your own machine to these nights.

Getting to know your sewing machine feet

Sunday 8th September 1pm to 3pm
(Free class Adult Education)

This class will look at the basic feet that come with your sewing machine and also some of the optional extra feet available with your Brother sewing machine

Finishing off your Hand Knitted Garments/Blocking

Thursday 12th September       6.45pm

This workshop will include hand sewing your knitting together, attaching bands and buttons.   Will also look at decorating your knitting once it is knitted and sewn up.  This is a hands-on workshop.  Samples will be provided to learn on.

Class fee includes all materials required        $25.00

Socks on 4 Needles

Saturday September 14th  10am to 12

Learn to knit socks on double pointed needles.  This class will focus on a baby sock so all three sections can be completed in the  time allowed.

Class fee includes all materials required      $45.00

Machine Knitting        

Sunday 15th September    10am to 12.00      
(Free class Adult Education)

Do you have a machine and not sure where to start or just want to see what a knitting machine is all about.  Come and have a morning with other machine knitters.

Wash a Way Scarf

Thursday 26th September   6.45pm

Have you ever thought about making a scarf with all your left over bits of yarn and lace etc.  Using the left overs and some stitching with a sewing machine you can produce a lovely lightweight scarf

Class fee includes all materials required        $25.00

Learn to Knit

Thursday 3rd October  6.45pm

Looking at basic knitting stitches and getting started .  Course fee includes all materials required to a pair of old fashion slippers

Class fee includes all materials required   $35.00

Socks on Circs

Tuesday 8th, 15th and 22nd October    start time each night 7pm

Knitting a pair of adult socks on a circular needle. It is been done over three nights to cover the 3 main steps . Between the  nights knitting will be needed to be done to get you ready for the next step.

Class fee includes all materials required          $70.00

Machine Embroidery Class  

Saturday 12th October   10am to 2pm  (Bring your lunch) 

Looking at how to hoop different fabrics and working with different stablizers and threads

Class fee includes all materials required      $30.00

PE Design Class 10 and 11

Sunday 13th  October 9.30 to 12.00        

Looking at PE Design and starting to learn how to create your on basic designs and build from there.   You will need to bring a laptop/I Pad or share with someone

Cost    $20.00

Make your own Advent Calendar

Saturday 2nd November        9.30am

Sewing class making you very own Advent calendar.  All materials including Advent panel will be provided in your kit.  

Class fee includes all materials required        $35.00

Hand Felting

Saturday 16th November        9.30am

Make yourself a lovely hand felted scarf to take home.   Course fee includes all materials required.

Class fee includes all materials required        $25.00

Scan N Cut Canvas Class

Date to be advised – Please register your interest

For this class you will need to bring your lap top or I Pad. WIFI connect will be available

We are going to look at Canvas and how to make the projects happen.

Are you Scared of your Scan N Cut

Date to be advised – Please register your interest

This workshop starts at getting your Scan N Cut out of the box.  We look at the different screens available and getting your started on your first project.

Crochet Techniques  Class

Date to be advised – Please register your interest

Looking at crochet techniques

Robyn’s Cottage

Contact: Robyn Parker
Phone: 07 5786861

Emailrobynkristina@xtra.co.nz

Or pop in to 147 Chadwick Road, Greerton, Tauranga