Spring Workshops 2017

A minimum of 3 people are needed for most classes to run. A non-refundable payment is required at time of booking. Refreshments provided. Please contact the shop or email us for booking or more information.

Learn to Love Your
Sewing Machine

Thursday 8th June   10.30am – 1pm

Saturday 10th June   10.30am – 1pm

 Monday 12th June   10.30am – 1pm

This beginners workshop with a maximum of two people on it will give you the attention you need to get off to a flying start with your sewing machine.

Learn how to set up your machine & then start sewing.

Once you are confident, you will use your new found skills to make a simple tote bag to take home with you.

Please bring your own sewing machine to the class.

Booking is essential

Refreshments included in the price

Cost £35

Knit A Lace Shawl

Saturday 20th May


Would you like to knit something to keep you warm on a chilly British Summer evening?

Then come along and learn how to knit A Beautiful Lace Shawl.

Included in the price – A 100gm Skein of Beautiful Manos Del Uruguay 100% Merino Washable Lace Yarn – enough to make the shawl & Refreshments (including Cake!)

Knitting pins available to purchase on the day if needed

Cost £36

Learn to Crochet

Saturday 18th March



Would you like to Learn to Crochet?

Come along to our Workshop and Master the Basic Stitches – enough to get you going on making a blanket. Also take the opportunity to practise with different crochet hooks to see which suits you best.

Tuition, Equipment & Refreshments included in the price.

Opportunity afterwards to purchase your preferred hook & yarn to continue your project so contact us to book your place.

Cost £20

Amigurumi Crochet

Friday 12th May    2pm-4pm

Friday 19th May    2pm-4pm

Fancy getting into Crochet & Love this Super Cute Animal?

Come & Master the Craft of Amigurumi ( the Japanese art of Crocheted Stuffed Animals)

In this Beginners Workshop Learn the Basic Crochet Skills to start your project & shape it into its final form. Also learn to Read a Pattern & Select your Yarn. You will have the opportunity to practise with different hooks & yarns.

Equipment & Refreshments (including Cake!) come with the package!

Whether you are new to crochet or made a few projects, contact us to book your place

Cost £20

Wednesday Workshops

Wednesday 1st March


 Then every 1st Wednesday of the month

Join us on the first Wednesday of each month, beginning on the 1st February,  when we will be holding a Card Making Workshop from 1.30-3pm.

Refreshments, all equipment and supplies provided.

No previous experience needed

Booking necessary (to make sure there is enough cake!)

Cost £12

Quilt Block of the Week

Starting Monday 8th May


 Then every Monday

Join Ali & Irina every Monday at Shackleford Hall, beginning on the 8th May to make a quilt, by making and quilting a different block a week.

No previous experience needed

Email info@materialgirlsquilting.co.uk for more information

Cost £15 per class

or £150 for 12 classes