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ORGANZA FLOWER WORKSHOPS

 
 

 

WORKSHOPS/TALKS



As a qualified teacher of many years I love demonstrating my work and giving talks on the subject.  You will have fun learning to create pretty organza flowers to your own design. No previous experience necessary.

 WORKSHOPS

MAKING FABRIC FLOWERS
                                                                                         
  Workshop 1 - session approximately 2 hours.  Here you will learn the basic  techniques to create  simple flowers using glue and circles of fabric.

 Cost: £15.00
 
Workshop 2 - session approximately 2  hours.  Here you will learn to create a pretty 4 petal flower decorated with hand sewn beads.

Cost:  £15.00



Workshops can take place in your home, my home, or a venue of your choice. 

The price includes all materials.  Plus the opportunity to purchase FLOWER KITS and fabric pieces at special rates.

(See 'Flowers' page for KITS you can purchase, a variety of colours available.  just give me a call!)

LEARN TO CROCHET WORKSHOPS


Come and have some fun whilst learning a new skill! Quiet atmosphere, maximum 4 people.

Learn the basic stitches with examples as guidance.
Then go on to learn how to crochet two simple flowers.

Following on we try a  mini 'granny square', then try a larger square with change of colours.

Free stitch instructions and patterns for you to take away.

Tea/coffee and all materials provided, or I can come to you!

Course length 3hours.  Price £30.00

See web site.....................  craftcourses.com for my pupils' reviews.

Dates as follows:  All Saturdays -     26/1/2019  9/2   23/2   9/3   23/3   6/4   27/4

I can run other dates, please ask.
 

CAN CROCHET, WANT TO KNOW MORE.

This course will introduce you to various stitch patterns and crochet edgings.

You can use all of these techniques to create pretty scarves, throws and much more.

8 different patterns for you to try, plus various edgings.  With plainly written instructions for you to take away.

Course length 3 hours,

Price £30.00.

Dates available on request.


HEN PARTY WORKSHOPS

Henners why not learn a new skill whilst at the same time creating pretty organza flowers to enhance your oufit?

The flowers you make can be used for shoe clips, corsages, rings, hat or hair decor, bangles and much more.  You can also request which particular colours you would like me to bring along.

Prices on request.

All these workshops can take place in your home or I can arrange the venue. I am based in Wiveliscombe Somerset on the Somerset/Devon border, travelling would not be a problem.

So why not get a group together and learn a new skill!

 

TALKS


 FROM FABRIC TO FLOWERS

  TALK  OUTLINE

A fun and interesting talk, with many samples to see. Plus the opportunity to purchase various flowers, and  FLOWER KITS, and have a go at flower curling!  A brief outline follows, which can be tailored to your needs.  Talk lasts approximately 45 minutes.

INTRODUCTION       
                                            
 My background, and how I started with flowers. 
 
ORGANZA  EXTRAVANGANZA!

How I discovered organza, with a demo of simple flowers, leading onto more complex.  Many examples to see and pass ro

USING DIFFERENT FABRICS

Samples shown with explanation and dyeing techniques.

DIFFERENT STYLES
Development of these styles with samples to pass round.

 DEVELOPMENT OF DIFFERENT PRODUCTS
Bangles, rings, glass charms, corsages, shoe clips......................samples to see.

WHERE AM I NOW?
Web site, workshops, weddings.

HAVE A GO!
Opportunity to test flower curling.

OPPORTUNITY TO PURCHASE.

Members may purchase FLOWER KITS, flowers, etc with a range of prices.