Bev Caleno – Piped and Zipped Patchwork Cushion
Includes £20 worth of materials
This is a great day for all round sewing skills for beginners or those wanting to improve their techniques. You will make a professionally piped and zipped cushion, finished to the highest standard, working with high quality soft furnishing fabric.
You will learn how to cut and piece some very simple patchwork, to cut and measure for piping and cushions, assembling, adding a zip and how to use the overlocker.
Includes homemade lunch and refreshments
About your Tutor
Bev is joint owner of Old bank Studios along with husband Nigel and runs the separate textile studio which is fully equipped with high end sewing machines. This is what she says:
My background is in interior design and soft furnishing, for which I hold the highest level OCN and City & Guilds and am qualified to teach in adult education.
I am also a keen painter and over the years have enjoyed mixing it all up and exploring machine embroidery with mixed media.
I never stop experimenting and am privileged to have access to an endless source of materials and so many other talented artists and tutors.
All materials are supplied including:
Feather cushion pad.
Use of sewing by arrangement