Sat, 27 Nov|
Painswick St Marys Church Rooms
Box Cushion Workshop
A one day course that will teach you the skills of making a zipped and piped box cushion.
Time & Location
27 Nov 2021, 10:00 – 17:00
Painswick St Marys Church Rooms, Painswick, Stroud GL6, UK
About the Event
The skill of creating a box cushion is an essential part of upholstery and once mastered it can be adapted for any chair, window seat or bench for your home or garden.
The aim of this one day workshop is to teach you the technique to make a piped, zipped box cushion. You will be working on a sample cushion provided by us. You will learn how to create and attach piping, how to insert a zip and create a profession finish to your box cushion. You will leave with your sample cushion, clear instructions on how to recreate this cushion in any size and the confidence to create beautiful, bespoke box cushions.
You will need basic hand and machine sewing skills and an understanding of your sewing machine.
On the day, you should bring with you a packed lunch and drink, your sewing machine,a neutral sewing thread and a simple sewing kit, consisting of a good pair of scissors and some pins.
Sample pad ( 12" by 12" by4") and all the materials required to make your cushion are provided.
Please note this workshop is to make a sample cushion, individual custom cushions can not be made in this class.
Duration 6. hrs (incl. 1/2 hour lunch break).
If you would like any more information, or if you would like to book a place on this workshop, please email us and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
A non refundable deposit of £45 will be required when booking to secure your place and places are not transferable.
Because minimum numbers are required to run the workshop, we reserve the right to cancel should we get insufficient bookings. Any fees paided will be refunded should we cancel. (Please note that we will be following government guidelines on social distancing during our workshops and you might be required to wear a mask. Our Covid guidelines will be emailed to you once you have booked)
Victoria and Sophie.