Penhawger Farm, Merrymeet, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 3LW
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Shop Opening hours:
Wednesday to Friday 9.30am-3pm
Saturday 9.30am-4pm
7 April, 2018 10:00

Free Motion Embroidery


5 spaces available



Description:  This workshop is to make a textile picture (approximately A3 size) using a mixture of appliqué, quilting and free motion embroidery. The picture will be based on one of Penny’s designs. Chicken in Clogs, Cockerel in Clogs, Indian Runner Duck, Pig in Clover or her new design a Seahorse.

The course is suitable for all abilities, some designs being more complicated than others.


  • Sewing machine in good working order and manual (the feed dogs will need to be lowered or covered with a plate depending on make and model of machine)
  • Darning foot for your machine 
  • Sewing kit to include pins, needles, thread,  fabric scissors, paper scissors etc
  • Notebook and pen

 Penny’s kits will be available to buy on the day at a special price of £10 which includes all you need to make the picture i.e. baking fabric, wadding, front linen mix fabric, variegated sewing thread, bondaweb, templates and instructions.

 Alternatively, If you would prefer to bring your own fabrics, thread and bondaweb the templates will be provided free of charge.

Tutor: Penny O’Connor

Refreshments:  Tea, coffee and cake will be provided but you are required to bring a packed lunch.

The venue offers ample free off road parking, disabled access and facilities.