One-day Workshop // Cost: £55 + Fabrics // Instructor: Susie Haigh, Podnip Designer
Free-motion embroidery is a little bit like drawing with your sewing machine; the normal constraints are removed, leaving you free to move your fabric around and make all sorts of wonderful patterns. A liberating experience for seasoned sewers, and bags of fun for everyone, regardless of your sewing experience!
In this one-day workshop, Podnip Designer, Susie Haigh, will be showing you how to prettify your belongings with applique and free-motion embroidery techniques. Students will then turn their hand to making Christmas themed free-motion motifs. These can be used to make cards, as tree decorations, or as part of a gift. And who knows, once you start free-motioning, you may just decide to go home and make all your Christmas gifts this way!
This course is open to complete beginners. But if you've never threaded a sewing machine before, just let us know!
To book your place on this course, please use our online booking system below.
Booking Your Place
To book your place on this course, you can use our online booking system below. You can pay a deposit or, if you prefer, pay the full course amount. You can pay by Paypal or any major credit/debit card. (Note that the booking system uses PayPal to process payments, but a PayPal account is not required. Simply select to pay by credit/debit card without registering at the PayPal page).
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Cancellation & Refund Policy
Because of the popularity of our courses and the limited number of spaces available, we've now introduced a Cancellation & Refund Policy. The main aim of this is to make it fairer on those people who have signed up to the waiting list and to try and reduce last minute cancellations. Please familiarise yourself with this policy (below) before booking on this course.
All of our courses and workshops require a Deposit to book your place. Please note that this Deposit is completely non-refundable. If you pay the full course fee at the time of booking, the Deposit portion of that fee is retained as non-refundable. The cost of the Deposit varies from course to course, but will be stated on the online course literature page.
Cancellation & Course Fees Refund
If you cancel your course/workshop booking 14 or more days before it begins, and have already paid the full course fees, you will be refunded these fees minus the Deposit.
If you cancel within 14 days of the start date of the course/workshop, a refund will only be issued if a replacement student can be found to take your place.
If you cancel your booking once the course has started, a refund is not guaranteed. In this situation we shall review the circumstances of the cancellation before deciding on appropriate solution.