The Sewing Bee meet at Steeple Ashton on the first and third Monday each month from 10.30 to 3.30. Extra sessions are also available on the 1st Monday of each month. During these sessions members can either be involved with a programme, or bring along their own sewing project if they prefer.
Whether you are new to sewing or have experience, this is a perfect opportunity to learn new techniques and to increase your sewing skills overall.
Items produced by all of our groups can be included in our Summer and Christmas Sales which are held at Steeple Ashton.
Beginners Patchwork and Sewing Course.
For further information on both the Sewing Bee and the Course please contact:
For general enquiries or to arrange a visit to our workshops please contact us here.
Sewing Bee Programme 2022
10.30am - 3.30pm generally 1st and 3rd Monday each month.
Jan 17 Look at patterns or bring your own. Measuring yourself
Feb 7. Making a garment fit, adjust your pattern/Bring an item with you.
Feb 21. Cutting out. Continue with fitting your garment.
March 7 & 21 Making your item eg. Pinafore
April 4. Invisible Zips. Access to a special sewing machine foot required
April 18th May 2. PHs
May 16. Red, white, blue bunting .
June 6 Catch up
June 20. Hems / Button holes
July 4. Soft toy patterns. (Val and everyone)
July 18. ?Trip to NNA or MSQ or anywhere else.
No programme for August 1 or 15 & not held on 29th
Sept 5 &19. Santa’s washing line. (Sherain researching patterns)
Oct 3 & 17 Making soft toys
Nov 7 Catch up with Christmas gifts/ sale items
Nov 21 and Dec 5 TB A. Textile Christmas lunch Wednesday 14 Dec.