Archive for July, 2013

Needle felting and knitting volunteers wanted in Clongowes

Thursday, July 18th, 2013

Knitters and Needle Felters wanted to run workshops on either 12th or 14th August at a camp at Clongowes, Clane, Co Kildare for physically and mentally disabled.  It will be up to 10 people per session.  If you find you have the time and would like to be involved please contact Thalia Smithwick O’Brien directly on 086 836 5927.

Sewing Workshop Sunday 28 July

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013
Sewing Workshop 28 July

Sewing Workshop 28 July

Another fabulous sewing workshop with Maria on Sunday, 28th July from 1 to 5pm.  Light lunch included.  Contact Maria on 087 769 0873 or mariakarintapper@gmail.com

Haberdashery

Saturday, July 13th, 2013
sewing, tapestry, embroidery needles

sewing, tapestry, embroidery needles

Just took delivery of lots of different types of sewing needles for tapestry, crewelwork, embroidery, general repair, leatherwork, darning and upholstery.

Also lots of cotton embroidery threads in advance of our upcoming embroidery workshops.

Embroidery threads

Embroidery threads

 

 

Feltmaking class: necklace

Friday, July 5th, 2013

 

Felt Necklace

Felt Necklace

Learn to make beautiful rope necklaces from wool, silk and fabric.  Can be accessorised with interesting buttons or found objects.

Venue:  The Constant Knitter, 88 Francis Street, Dublin 8

Date & Time:  Tuesday July 9th, from 6.30 to 8.30pm

Cost Euro 30 – includes all materials

To book contact Holly on 085 145 2288

 

Creative Embroidery Workshops I & II

Friday, July 5th, 2013
Embroidery workshop

Embroidery Workshop

Maria Tapper will be back on Saturday 20th for a beginners workshop and Saturday 27th for an advanced workshop. Both workshops will take three hours and are very hands-on.  They will introduce and continue to explore the creative techniques of hand embroidery using traditional basic stitches with a contemporary approach.  Book both together and get Euro 10 off!

Beginners Workshop:  Saturday 20th July, 2.30 – 5.30pm

Advanced Workshop:  Saturday 27th July, 2.30 – 5.30pm

Cost: Euro 35 (includes materials)

Venue:  The Constant Knitter, 88 Francis Street, Dublin 8

To enrol contact Maria on 087 769 0873 or at mariakarintapper@gmail.com

 

Sewing Workshop for kids

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013
Skater skirt

Skater skirt

Join Fiona here on Friday morning from 10.30 to 3pm for a sewing workshop.  You can choose between making a monster, a tote bag or a skater skirt!.  Cost Euro30 – includes materials and light snack.  Contact Fiona on 085 816 4413 or at fionamariearchibald@hotmail.com.