Amanda Walker – Fabric Covered Piping cord Bowls
Piping Cord Included
These bowls are made from fabric wrapped piping cord, zig zagged together in a coil on your sewing machine. When you have mastered the process the possibilities are endless.
Includes homemade lunch and refreshments
About your Tutor
Amanda Walker was born in Cambridge in 1958. She attained a Diploma in Fashion and has worked in numerous fashion and design jobs; designing everything from men’s and women’s wear to handbags shoes and belts.For the past twenty-seven years Amanda’s design work has encompassed one-off wedding dresses, special occasion outfits, clothes for major toy brands such as Cindy Dolls and millinery. She has also taught a variety of college courses from design and garment making to soft furnishings.Amanda regularly contributes to magazines such as Homemaker and Crafts Beautiful and in 2006 was voted ‘Designer of the Year’ and runner up in 2007.
You will need to bring
- Printed fabrics – fabric shouldn’t be too heavy, cotton lawn or light weight cotton fabrics would be perfect. Approximately 1 fat quarter per bowl should be sufficient.
- Matching or contrasting thread, enough to fill several bobbins.
- Sewing machine
- Hand sewing needle, thread and scissors
- 6mm piping cord will be provided for you