Tuesday, 28 May 2013

Workshops in June

We are pleased to announce our schedule of classes for June!

 If you have any questions regarding any of the workshops, please feel free to contact us on 03 348 6187 or send us an email to info@themakecafe.co.nz.

Intermediate Knitting – Socks!                              Sunday 2nd June            11.00am – 3.00pm                       $45
Learn the art of knitting in the round and make yourself a pair of socks to keep your tootsies warm this winter! Warning: once you've made one pair, everyone will want some!

Beginner's Crochet - Flowers                                Sunday 2nd June            2.30 – 4.00pm                            $45
A perfect class for those who've always wanted to give crochet a try, in this 1.5 hour class you will learn the basic crochet stiches needed to make flowers and leave with a pattern for several different petal variations.

Hooked – An introduction to Crochet              Tuesday 4th June                          7.00 – 9.30pm                     $45
Learn to master the basic crochet stitches and make a gorgeous infinity scarf to wear all winter long!

Fabric Flowers - Adults                           Thursday 6th June                       7.30 – 9.30pm                            $30
Learn several different sewing techniques to make fabric flowers. A great evening class to enjoy with a group of friends!

Marriage Course – 7 weeks                    Begins: Friday 7th June                7.30 – 9.30pm                            $90 per couple
A weekly seven session course in which you will learn how to build a strong and healthy marriage that lasts a lifetime. A strong, loving and lifelong relationship doesn’t happen by chance. It takes effort and dedication to keep the fun and romance alive. We can all learn how to make even the happiest marriage better.

Make a Messenger Bag                             Saturday 8th June                        1.00 – 4.30pm                            $40
An intermediate sewing class for those confident with a sewing machine, but wishing to add a few extra skills to their sewing repertoire! You will make a messenger style bag, the perfect size for carrying almost everything!

 Fabric Covered Notebooks                       Monday 10th June                       7.30 – 9.30pm                            $35
Add a touch of handmade to your stationary and learn how to cover an A5 notebook with gorgeous fabric! All materials provided.

Sew a Heart Quilt Block                          Tuesday 11th June                       7.30 – 9.30pm                            $35
Learn to foundation paper piece. This is technique by which fabric is sewn to paper to make a quilt block.

Ottoman Class                                          Thursday 13th June                     6.00 – 9.00pm                            $75
An all inclusive workshop in which you will create a comfy fabric pouf to put your feet up on!

Fabric Printing - Kids                               Saturday 15th June                      1.00 – 2.00pm                            $20
Learn how to print your own fabric using handmade stamps, stencils and fabric pens. Let's see how creative you can get in designing your own stamps too!

 Learn to Knit                                         Sunday 16th June                        12.00 – 3.00pm                           $45
Learn the basics of knitting and make yourself a beautiful pair of fingerless mittens to keep your hands cosy through the colder months!

Bezel Necklace and Earrings                    Monday 17th June                       7.30 – 9.30pm                            $45
Make your own necklace and pair of earrings whilst learning the techniques behind making resin jewellery. A very addictive hobby!

Cake Pops                                             Tuesday 18th June                       7.30 – 9.30pm                            $45
Learn how to master the art of making these much sought after culinary treats and wow all your friends and family at your next morning tea!

Advanced Beginner’s Knitting                   Wednesday 19th June                  6.00 – 9.00pm                            $45
If you know how to cast on and a few basic stitches but want to learn how to take your knitting abilities to the next level, then this is the class for you!

Make a Market Bag                                 Saturday 22nd June                     10.00 – 12.30pm                         $45
Perfect for beginner sewers, if you have tried a few projects before or completed our Learn to Sew course this is the class for you! Use your knowledge of sewing in straight lines to make a bag perfect for a trip to the market!

Intermediate Crochet                              Sunday 23rd June                       1.00 – 3.30pm                            $45
Further your skill and knowledge of crochet in this 2.5 hour class, in which you will work with our highly experienced tutor to create an elegant Queen Anne Lace scarf. How very posh!

Learn to Sew                                              Monday 24th June                  7.30 – 9.30pm                            $35
In this complete beginner's workshop, you will get plenty of one-to-one tuition to help you learn how to use a sewing machine to make a basic cushion cover. Maximum of four students.

Make a Flex Frame Purse                         Tuesday 25th June                       7.30 – 9.30pm                            $35
In this advanced beginners sewing class, you will learn how to work with flex frames to create either a useful little coin purse or a glasses case to protect your specs!

Cake decorating – Fondant Roses               Wednesday 26th June                  7.00 – 9.30pm                            $45
Learn a really lovely culinary craft technique: making beautiful fondant rose decorations to add to a cake or cupcakes! Guaranteed to impress your guests!

Fabric Decoupaged Furniture                    Saturday 29th June                      9am – 5pm                                 $75
In this full day's workshop, you will learn how to cover a piece of your own furniture in stunning fabrics. A perfect craft for fabric addicts who don't sew!

Simple Strip Quilt                Sunday 30th June                          10am – 4pm                                $60          
If you've never quilted before and would like to have a go, this is the class for you! Learn the basic principles and make a simple strip quilt with a selection of beautiful fabrics.

1 comment:

  1. How I wished I lived near by! I'd be down for almost every course! Love that you do a marriage course as well!