Would you love to learn how to create your very own traditional teddy bear? Makes a perfect gift for someone special!
Come along to this full day workshop and Leah will teach you step by step how to make a jointed teddy bear. You'll learn how to stitch on a curve, sewing gussets, tips on stuffing, button joints and hand stitching techniques including ladder stitch, satin stitch and appliqué too. Use fabrics from our stash, we've some lovely vintage linens, wools or why not create a heirloom keepsake bear and bring along some special fabric that means something to you, this could be grannies linen or some baby clothes to create your very own bear.
There's alot to achieve at this workshop so you might not get your bear completely finished but Leah will ensure you know all the techniques and skills necessary so you can hand finish your teddy at home.
Material included. Fabric, sewing machine thread, hollow fibre filling, doll needle, vintage buttons, felt. Tools of the trade are also provided including use of a sewing machine.
Classes are small, maximum class number is 7 guests, to ensure you get the personal tuition you need to help with your project and get the best out of each workshop we host.
PLEASE NOTE: This is a intermediate workshop, you should already know your way around the sewing machine. If you can thread a machine, load the bobbin, back stitch and have a couple of projects under your belt then this class is for you.
Tea & refreshments are also provided throughout the day, feel free to bring a packed lunch too!
MAKE & TAKE: Teddy Bear
TUTOR: Leah Halliday
VENUE : Solway House, The Crichton, Bankend Road, Dumfries
PRICE : £75.00 TIME: 9.30AM - 5PM
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TEDDY BEAR MAKING WORKSHOP listed in:
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