I'm traveling a bit this year. Packing up my bag of tricks and getting out to those of you who can't get into classes in my studio. I'll also be in my studio a bit, too.
These are the dates in my diary so far....
Wednesday 14th - The Blanket Box, Geelong - A "trunk show" of my patterns and samples of what they make. Try things on and have a chat!
Sunday 11th March - You SEW Girl,, Northcote - Private booking Purse Frame workshop
Saturday 17th March - You SEW Girl, Northcote - Customised Bag In A Day
Saturday 24th March - You SEW Girl, Northcote - Private booking - Bag in a Day
Wednesday 28th March - Bargain Box Fabrics, Mornington - Shell Purse Class and Trunk Show
Saturday 31st March, Sunday 1st April - Addicted to Fabric, Canberra - Zips for Bags and Shell Purse classes
Mondays 16th April to 7th May - You SEW Girl, Northcote - Absolute Beginner's sewing course
Saturday 21st April - Australian Sewing Guild, Essendon - 'A Sharper Edge' class
Saturday 28th April - Kimono House, Melbourne - Trapese Line top and Book Signing
12th May You SEW Girl, Northcote - Customised Bag in a Day
Friday 25th May - Treehouse Textiles, Merricks - Bag in a Day
Thursday 31st May to 28th June - You SEW Girl, Northcote - Patternmaking For Bags 2
Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd June - Australasian Quilt Market, Sydney - Wholesale show
Tuesday 5th June - Peg's Pieces , Kirrawee NSW- Class content to be confirmed
Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th June - Addicted to Fabric, Canberra - Purse frame and 'Sharper Edge' bag-making classes.
Saturday 23rd June - Kimono House, Melbourne - A-Line Skirt workshop
Sunday 8th July - Hetties Patch, Hindmarsh, SA - Class content to be confirmed
Saturday 14th July - Kimono House, Melbourne - Class content to be confirmed.
Thursday 19th July - International Federation for Home Economics World Congress, Melbourne - Zippered Purses workshop
Saturday 21st July - You SEW Girl, Northcote - Zipper's for Bags workshop (Now BOOKED OUT - please email us if you'd like to go on the waiting list. I'll schedule another class soon.)
Saturday 11th August Kimono House, Melbourne - Trapese Line Top
Friday 17th August - Treehouse Textiles, Merricks
Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd September - NOTY Quilter's Symposium - purse workshops
Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th September - Addicted to Fabric, Canberra - Class content to be confirmed
There will be other dates popping up during the year - there are discussions going on - and there will be more classes scheduled at my studio. I'll keep you posted here, on Facebook and through my newsletters.
Photos by Denise Nestor - Bus Stop Bag and Preschool Backpack projects, from my book "You Sew Girl!"