This is a list of all recreational classes for 2018

Feel free to call IDC on 01527 584840 for details


New Classes for Autumn

Saturday 22nd September, Saturday 6th Oct, Sat, 3rd Nov, Sat 1st Dec

City & Guilds Level 2 Textiles

10am – 4pm

The city and guilds course covers hand embroidery/free machine embroidery/design work and sampling

Tutor: Ruth Parkinson-Johns

Price on application, email Brenda direct


Classes run throughout the year


October, 6th, Blanket Coat, 10 – 4pm, £60

Jenniffer Taylor, Blanket Coat
Jenniffer Taylor, presenter on Craft & Create and author of “Girl With A Sewing Machine”, will show you how to make a simple, pattern free, garment called the Blanket Coat. The Blanket Coat was one of Jenniffer’s first projects and is especially suitable for those learning to sew, design and play with fabric.

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October 27th, 10:30 – 3:00pm Sew Essentials: Measure Yourself

How to measure yourself correctly , creating a full body profile and how to adjust your patterns. Also, bring a commercial pattern that you may want to adjust and fit on the day.

On the day you need to wear a close fitting top , to make your measurements of your upper body correct

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November, 17th, Sew Essentials with Jennie Taylor – Pockets, £35, 10.30 – 3pm

Join TV demonstrator Jenniffer Taylor as she shows you how to create pockets. Those essential items common to all clothes, but which can cause panic. Jenniffer will show you a range of pocket styles and how to make them with ease.

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