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Big Mama Rainbow Pouffe Workshop Weds 11th, 18th & 25th Sept 7:00 - 10:00 Big Mama Rainbow Pouffe Workshop Weds 11th, 18th & 25th Sept 7:00 - 10:00
£120.00
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Sew Maria's Big Mama Pouffe.   Join me to sew a big mama pouffe using my very own pattern.   If you want to add that wow factor to your home, then this is the project for you! The pouffe measures 30 inches (76cm) diameter and 20 inches (50cm) height.  The pattern includes step by step clear instructions with images and the template in full size.   Level: Intermediate - Advance Date: Wednesday 11th,18th & 25th September Time: 7:00 - 10:00pm Class length: 3 x 3 hrs Materials required: 3.25 meters of co-ordinating fabrics 1.75 meter wadding, 3.25 meter of backing fabric self-covering buttons matching thread colour stuffing of your choice 25cm needle Max 4 spaces Tutor: Maria Sammur
How to Sew a Simple Quilt Panel How to Sew a Simple Quilt Panel
£40.00
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How to Sew a Simple Quilt Panel. If you are really new to sewing and want a gentle way of easing into quilting, then this is the class for you! Date: To be confirmed Time: 3hrs Level: Beginner Materials: A panel, 1 meter of border fabric, 1.5 meters of backing fleece. We have a large selection of different panels available to choose from.   4 spaces available Tutor: Maria Sammur
How to Use a Sewing Machine. Saturday 14th September 10:30  -12:30pm How to Use a Sewing Machine. Saturday 14th September 10:30 -12:30pm
£30.00
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Date: Saturday 14th September Time:10:30 - 12:30pm The ideal class if you've never used a sewing machine before. Learn how to thread, wind the bobbin, control the speed, adjust your tension, try different stiches, learn to sew a straight line, use different feet and so much more!
Intermediate Knitting Intermediate Knitting
£70.00
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Intermediate Knitting This Intermediate Knitting workshop is ideal for anyone who has mastered basic knit and purl stitches and ready to further develope their skills  Our very experienced tutor, Donna Thyer will patiently guide you through the next exciting stages of knitting. You will learn: • introductuion to reading patterns how to shape whilst increasing and decreasing •knitting in the round and an explanation of the different needles •how to cable •correcting mistakes •buttonholes Tutor: Donna is an avid and addicted expert in knitting, designing and making both womenswear and menswear. She loves the opportunity to share her passion for everything knitting related and to teach others. Many of you may have seen the knitted Nativity scene Donna knitted and had displayed in our shop window.   Our workshops are small, the maximum class number is 6 to ensure you get the personal tuition you need to help with your project and get the best out of the workshop. Skill Level: Intermediate Duration:2 x 2hrs Price: £70 Materials: Yarn supplied. Please bring your own size 4mm knitting needles.
Lets Make Fabric Lampshades Saturday 27th July 10:30 - 12:30pm Lets Make Fabric Lampshades Saturday 27th July 10:30 - 12:30pm
£40.00
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Let's Make Fabric Lampshades Do you want that special looking lampshade to brighten up your room?  Then this is the workshop for you! With Maria's guidance, complete a lampshade, (30cm diameter). Time: 2hr Workshop Date: Saturday 27th July Level: Beginner's workshop Materials required for the workshop: Half a meter of 100% Cotton Fabric 1 meter trimming of your choice All other materials including the lampshade kit are included in the price.
Lets Sew Dracula Tuesday 17th, 24th September 7:00 - 10:00pm Lets Sew Dracula Tuesday 17th, 24th September 7:00 - 10:00pm
£100.00
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Let's Sew Dracula Enjoy the fun of making this adorable 23" Darcula Doll, designed by Maria. Level: Need to able to use a sewing machine for ages 12+ Adults Date: 17th - 24th September Time: 2 x 7:00 - 10:00pm Maria's Instructions and all the materials will be provided.
Lets sew Marias cute rag dolls, Thurs 8th & 15th August 10 -12:30. Lets sew Marias cute rag dolls, Thurs 8th & 15th August 10 -12:30.
£60.00
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Let's Sew Maria's Dolls Enjoy the fun of making these 'really' cute and adorable dolls, designed by Maria. Level: Need to able to use a sewing machine for ages 12+ Adults Date: Thursday 8th & 15th August Time: 10 - 12:30pm Materials required: half a meter of flesh coloured fabric.  Ball of yarn for the hair.  Various fat quarters and felt for the clothing.  Ribbon, buttons and trimmings for decorative purposes. Maria's pattern and instructions will be supplied . 4 Available spaces Tutor: Maria Sammur
One 2 One private tuition by the hour One 2 One private tuition by the hour
£35.00
1 in stock
One 2 One Private Craft Tuition If you feel you would benefit more from one to one time, then this is definately the one for you.  Maria offers tuition in: Sew Personal tutorials Sew personal tutorials are a great option particularly ‘sewing machine skills’ for the terrified’  and are our most popular requests! Beading Personal tutorials Maria has extensive experience in beading and making jewlery.  Cover the basics of how to string, make earings or go further into multi stringing, wirework or making beaded animals, critters and people. We also offer One 2 One on all of the other workshops being offered at Really Maria Fees for one 2 one sewing tutorials: Tutorial by the hour £35 6-hour tutorial £175 – 6 hours for the price of 5 Maria offers One 2 One  tuition to help you learn a particular techinque or project and charges a flat rate of £35 per hour. There's a £5 discount for the 2nd person if you wish to share any of these sessions with a friend. You can then split the cost between you. Personalised, one-to-one tuition can be booked between 1 and 6 hours. Appointments available during the day and evening To find out more about these sessions or to pre-book please call Maria on 02035810909 or e-mail maria@sammur.com

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Sew Maria's Big Mama Pouffe.   Join me to sew a big mama pouffe using my very own pattern.   If you want to add that wow factor to your home, then this is the project for you! The pouffe measures 30 inches (76cm) diameter and 20 inches (50cm) height.  The pattern includes step by step clear instructions with images and the template in full size.   Level: Intermediate - Advance Date: Wednesday 11th,18th & 25th September Time: 7:00 - 10:00pm Class length: 3 x 3 hrs Materials required: 3.25 meters of co-ordinating fabrics 1.75 meter wadding, 3.25 meter of backing fabric self-covering buttons matching thread colour stuffing of your choice 25cm needle Max 4 spaces Tutor: Maria Sammur
How to Sew a Simple Quilt Panel. If you are really new to sewing and want a gentle way of easing into quilting, then this is the class for you! Date: To be confirmed Time: 3hrs Level: Beginner Materials: A panel, 1 meter of border fabric, 1.5 meters of backing fleece. We have a large selection of different panels available to choose from.   4 spaces available Tutor: Maria Sammur
Date: Saturday 14th September Time:10:30 - 12:30pm The ideal class if you've never used a sewing machine before. Learn how to thread, wind the bobbin, control the speed, adjust your tension, try different stiches, learn to sew a straight line, use different feet and so much more!
Intermediate Knitting This Intermediate Knitting workshop is ideal for anyone who has mastered basic knit and purl stitches and ready to further develope their skills  Our very experienced tutor, Donna Thyer will patiently guide you through the next exciting stages of knitting. You will learn: • introductuion to reading patterns how to shape whilst increasing and decreasing •knitting in the round and an explanation of the different needles •how to cable •correcting mistakes •buttonholes Tutor: Donna is an avid and addicted expert in knitting, designing and making both womenswear and menswear. She loves the opportunity to share her passion for everything knitting related and to teach others. Many of you may have seen the knitted Nativity scene Donna knitted and had displayed in our shop window.   Our workshops are small, the maximum class number is 6 to ensure you get the personal tuition you need to help with your project and get the best out of the workshop. Skill Level: Intermediate Duration:2 x 2hrs Price: £70 Materials: Yarn supplied. Please bring your own size 4mm knitting needles.
Let's Make Fabric Lampshades Do you want that special looking lampshade to brighten up your room?  Then this is the workshop for you! With Maria's guidance, complete a lampshade, (30cm diameter). Time: 2hr Workshop Date: Saturday 27th July Level: Beginner's workshop Materials required for the workshop: Half a meter of 100% Cotton Fabric 1 meter trimming of your choice All other materials including the lampshade kit are included in the price.
Let's Sew Dracula Enjoy the fun of making this adorable 23" Darcula Doll, designed by Maria. Level: Need to able to use a sewing machine for ages 12+ Adults Date: 17th - 24th September Time: 2 x 7:00 - 10:00pm Maria's Instructions and all the materials will be provided.
Let's Sew Maria's Dolls Enjoy the fun of making these 'really' cute and adorable dolls, designed by Maria. Level: Need to able to use a sewing machine for ages 12+ Adults Date: Thursday 8th & 15th August Time: 10 - 12:30pm Materials required: half a meter of flesh coloured fabric.  Ball of yarn for the hair.  Various fat quarters and felt for the clothing.  Ribbon, buttons and trimmings for decorative purposes. Maria's pattern and instructions will be supplied . 4 Available spaces Tutor: Maria Sammur
One 2 One Private Craft Tuition If you feel you would benefit more from one to one time, then this is definately the one for you.  Maria offers tuition in: Sew Personal tutorials Sew personal tutorials are a great option particularly ‘sewing machine skills’ for the terrified’  and are our most popular requests! Beading Personal tutorials Maria has extensive experience in beading and making jewlery.  Cover the basics of how to string, make earings or go further into multi stringing, wirework or making beaded animals, critters and people. We also offer One 2 One on all of the other workshops being offered at Really Maria Fees for one 2 one sewing tutorials: Tutorial by the hour £35 6-hour tutorial £175 – 6 hours for the price of 5 Maria offers One 2 One  tuition to help you learn a particular techinque or project and charges a flat rate of £35 per hour. There's a £5 discount for the 2nd person if you wish to share any of these sessions with a friend. You can then split the cost between you. Personalised, one-to-one tuition can be booked between 1 and 6 hours. Appointments available during the day and evening To find out more about these sessions or to pre-book please call Maria on 02035810909 or e-mail maria@sammur.com