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    I am always thrilled to be asked to teach a workshop and I am very lucky to do so at a variety of venues and businesses across Cornwall. These range from local craft, quilting and embroidery groups to established craft centres. It is always a pleasure and a thrill to be asked back. Here is a list of the public workshops I'm teaching this year.  

    Dates and locations are correct at the time of uploading to my website. Please  do contact the craft centres directly to confirm availability and booking information. I look forward to meeting you at one of the following this year! 

    9th March – Recycled Books - Cowslip Workshops, Launceston.

    10th March – Fabric Keep Safe Books - Cowslip Workshops, Launceston.

    8th June – Free Machine Embroidery - Sewing Studio, Redruth.

    22nd June – Free Machine Embroidery - Cowslip Workshops, Launceston.

    23rd June – Textile Illustrations -Cowslip Workshops, Launceston.

    20th July – Textile Illustrations - Sewing Studio, Redruth

    5th & 6th October – Cornish Cottages (2 day workshop) -Cowslip Workshops, Launceston.

    19th October – Free Machine Embroidery - Sewing Studio, Redruth

    7th December – Textile Illustrations - Sewing Studio, Redruth

    Information for all the above workshops can be found here under my workshop page. If you need further information or have questions then please do not hesitate to send me an email here. If you'd like to book me for a workshop for your craft group then I'd love to hear from you. 



    I am delighted to announce that I am running ahand full of small intimate workshops here at my studio in Redruth this year. 

    Classes are small and perfectly formed! Ideal for learning in a relaxed and inspiring environment each class has no more than 4 students which assures great quality and almost one to one tuition in a working artist’s studio.

    March 22nd - Free Machine Embroidery Class Full 

    April 18th - Recycled Books - no glue bookbinding 

    June 14th - Slow Stitching 

    September 2nd - Fabric Keep Books 

    November 22nd - Christmas Brooches 

    Please read my Studio Workshop page for more information.

  2. Dear Friend,

    I hope that this finds you well?

    Isn't this a wonderful time of the year? I just love autumn, the changing leaves and the colours.... oh.... they're just so beautiful! I can start to think about getting my boots out of the cupboard and wearing thicker jumpers (I can feel the change of temperature in my studio now). I have always associated this season with learning, I guess it harks back to my school days, a new academic year meant a new pencil case, freshly sharpened pencils and art supplies. I've never quite shaken the feeling autumn brings for new stationery! 

    With this in mind I've re-written all my workshop descriptions and uploaded new photographs of them. There is a full list on my workshop page here. I've got a good selection of both machine and hand sewing classes, 1 and 2 day workhops, Christmas themed projects and paper related workshops, both bookbinding and journal/sketchbook keeping. Levels are suitable for beginners and more experienced makers. I've hopefully got something for everyone so please take a look and do let me know what you think, I'd love to hear from you. 

    Until then, happy sewing

    Cat x