Bettys Sewing Box Workshops

Come and learn something new or spend time doing the craft you love in our workshop.


In our workshop we have 6 sewing machines, an overlocker and a large cutting table which can be hired out either hourly or you can come a long to one of our classes.

Our classes vary each month and usually take place on a monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

To keep up dated with our latest workshop lists you can join our mailing list by emailing us at     bettyssewingbox@hotmail.com or check the news tab on the website. 

To book a workshop...

Pop in or call us on 01335 347241



01335 347241

Spring 2017 Workshops 

Weekly Workshops


Knit and natter every Monday, 10am -12pm

£1 We have needles, wool and patterns or bring your own project

After School Club 4pm - 5.30pm Every Thursday during term time. £8    
After school club is currently full, please call us if you wish to be placed on our waiting list.

We can also offer private parties for children and adults. Minimum age 7. Minimum group number 4. Please call us or pop in to discuss the craft options.

We can offer learn to use a sewing machine on a one to one basis. Advance booking is required. £25 for 2 hours tuition, materials and refreshments.  

We have the machines set up in the workshop along with an overlocker and cutting table. these are available to hire at £5 per hour. Most days there is somebody around to help. Please call in advance to book a machine.

Crochet Clinic - every 1st Wednesday of the month , 6pm - 9pm.            £15
Our Crochet teacher Sophia will be here to give help, advice, one to one guidance, pattern reading etc. Please bring along your own materials. - booking required.

Quilting - Block of the month - 1st Monday of every month 6pm - 9pm                £15
Learn a different patchwork technique, beginners welcome. Each month is stand alone you only need very basic skills. Friendly group, excellent teacher, perfect opportunity to try out patchwork! Other quilting projects may be added - please see facebook.

Upcoming Workshops

Saturday 1st July 10am - 1pm - Layered fabric collage picture £20 
Using a variety of techniques create a stunning wall hanging. 

*FULLY BOOKED* Liberty Espadrille Workshop - Thursday 6th July, 10am - 1pm ,£40

The price includes all required materials including:
* A Liberty fat quarter (Worth £5.50)
* A pair of Prym Espadrille soles
* Pattern
* Tuition 
* and refreshments. 

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Liberty Espadrille Workshop - Thursday 13th July, 10am - 1pm ,£40

Due to popular demand we have arranged another Liberty Espadrille Workshop... 

The price includes all required materials including:
* A Liberty fat quarter (Worth £5.50)
* A pair of Prym Espadrille soles
* Pattern
* Tuition 
* and refreshments. 

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Liberty Shell Top, Wednesday 12th July, 10am - 1pm, £55

Basic sewing skills are required to make a beautiful summer top.

The price includes pattern, 1m of Liberty Tana Lawn Fabric and refreshments


Beginners Crochet - Wednesday 10th and Wednesday 17th July, 1pm - 4pm £40

Join Sophia Reed on this 2 weeks beginners crochet workshop.
Suitable for complete beginners. 
Monday 10th July 1pm - 4pm 
Monday 17th July 1pm - 4pm 
Price includes all tuition, materials and refreshments. 
Please call us on 01335 347241 to book your place.

The Return of Tilly Rose .... Photographic Threads, Saturday 16th September, 10am - 4pm £65

More information and photos to follow.... Price will include all materials and refresments.


Stitching Journal with Tilly Rose, Sunday 17th September, 10am - 4pm £65

Would you like to learn how to make your own fabric Stitch Journal?

Discover the joy of taking time out from your busy days to learn a little about slow stitching with threads and how to create your own fabric book based on the original stitch sampler ideas to create your own future hierloom of treasured stitches.

we will look at familiar stitches and hopefully introduce you to a few new ones...

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Linda Torr from Flowers for Special Occasions will be starting her flower arranging course again in September. Please contact Linda for details.  


Summer holiday childrens programme to follow...






To book onto any of our courses or for more information please call us on 01335 347241