New classes for Jan 2018 starting soon

Please click on the link for the flyers for this term. Please sign up this week with the college. We nearly made it last term but were one person short.

You do not need to have done previous courses to join these ones

Contact details on this link – I couldn’t get the pictures to embed. (Click the back arrow to get back to this page).

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Patchwork & Quilting – Sampling The Quilt Part 2 – CL031B at the Boundary Road Centre

DATE: Starts 08/01/18                              DURATION: 10 weeks

TIME: Mons 7pm – 9pm                          TUTOR: Louise Mabbs


The course will cover the basics of

  • Choosing – shapes, fabrics, colours and waddings, marking and cutting skills
  • PiecingLog Cabin, Cathedral Window, Curved Seams, Dresden Plate
  • AppliquéingReverse Appliqué, Stained Glass Window
  • Joining – adding sashings, borders, squared and mitred corners
  • Quilting – Quilt As You Go – by hand and machine
  • Finishing – binding, labelling and hanging method

Patchwork – Focus on Cathedral WIndow Techniques – CL028B  Boundary Road Centre

DATE: Starts 11/01/18                       DURATION: 10 weeks

TIME: Thurs 7pm – 9pm                            TUTOR: Louise Mabbs


The course will cover the basics of 10 different techniques

  • Choosing – relevant fabrics, colour schemes and patterns
  • Using – templates and marking methods, rotary cutting and scissor techniques
  • Sewing – hand and machine piecing and relevant quilting techniques
  • Joining – blocks and advice on sashings, borders, bindings
  • Finishing – quilt edges, labelling and hanging methods


Hope to see you at one of them, let me know if there are other things you’d like to learn