SOFT FURNISHING COURSE
Starting on Tuesday 7th October 10am – 3pm weekly for 6 weeks.
£30 for individual weeks or £150 for full 6 weeks.
Tutors – Anne Frostick and Sandi Carpenter.
Week 1 ~ Lined curtains with pencil pleat heading.
Includes measuring your window, fabric calculation and pattern matching.
Week 2 ~ Interlined curtains with handcrafted pinch pleat heading.
Includes lockstitching of layers to make a beautifully padded luxurious curtain.
Week 3 ~ Roman blind.
Includes measuring your window, lining and interlining your blind and the choice of machined or handstitched rod pockets.
Week 4 ~ Piped and zipped cushion.
Includes cutting and making your own piping ready to insert, plus the insertion of zip in the centre back or bottom seam.
Week 5 ~ Box cushions.
Includes pattern cutting. Piped top and base edges with a flat centre wall zip for a flexible cushion.
Week 6 ~ Loose cover on a foot stool.
Includes pattern cutting. The cover can either have a flanged top or a kick pleated skirt.
We will supply all fabrics etc. to enable you to make a sample of each of the items.
Each week you will receive written instructions to accompany your sample piece
You will be required to bring your own sewing machine.
If you are interested in the above please ask at Black Sheep
or ring Anne on 01263 511093