We are proud to Collaborate with Bat Print Art School to bring you Local Sewing Workshops in Frome.
In our beautiful workshop, learn new skills or improve old, create or finish that project you have always wanted to complete, and discover a hobby that will bring you daily joy.
Daines Atelier runs fortnightly classes, where all levels are welcome. But if you’re a total beginner then we offer basic classes which do not include a sewing machine! Helping you find the confidence you need to get to ignite your love for sewing.
Stitching for Pocket Equality.
Weds 11th May 2022
Bat Print Art School, Silk Mill Studios.
A Machine-Free, Hand-Sewing Workshop to extend the Pocket Size on Your Already Loved Clothing.
About this event
From this session you will learn the necessary stitches to extend the pockets in your clothing. So that they’re strong, and long. As well as extending the pockets on one of your own items of clothing.*
6.45pm-7pm Arrival to workshop to meet over attendees and get a cup of tea and cake from Patisserie May.
7pm-7.15pm A history on Women and Pockets with an Introduction to the Workshop.
7.15pm – 7.50pm Stitch Sampling and Practice ready for final pockets.
7.50pm-7.20pm Preparing your Pockets for Stitching!
7.20pm-9pm Hand-Stitching and Extending your pockets using your newly found skills.
*We ask that you bring an item of clothing that ALREADY HAS pockets in them. The pocket needs to included a pocket bag and can be within a lining. If you’re unsure as to whether your item of clothing is correct, then please send us an email with a photo to firstname.lastname@example.org