Do you need time out or are you looking for a new pass time. Come along to The Sewing Shed where our relaxed atmosphere helps you learn at you own speed. come along and try something new. We can help you pick a project just right for you. Do not  put it off, act now and drop us an email for more details.  info@thesewingshed.ie OR drop into one of the following open sewing sessions.

FRIDAY 10.30am – 12.30 every week. Sit and sew session. COST:  5  euro

SATURDAY 10-2pm every week . Sit and sew session COST: 10 euro

No equipment needed, just come and join in. Machines available to use.

 

 

Winter Classes

The next set of 10 week classes start in January.

However the following days are available for all levels.

 

Friday morning sit and sew- 10.30am- 12.30 pm.

You can work on an existing project or you can start something new. We have kits and projects for beginners and experienced. Come and learn new skills and enjoy a great atmosphere, chat and cup of tea. Cost 5 euro

Starting from November 9th

Saturday stitch days. 10am – 1.30 pm. you can sew any project that you want to work on but also there will be Christmas projects available each week on the run up to Christmas. Table runner, quilt and wallhanging patterns available every Saturday.

Please contact 0879924002 for more information or email info@thesewingshed.ie

 

March

Tuesday 26th , Wednesday 27th, Thursday 28th. Kids Easter camp 10.30am – 2pm

60 euro per child for the 3 days . Limited spaces

 

April – Wednesday 3rd -Easter Camp For Adults   10.30am – 3.30 PM Mystery project or work on your own

15 euro for the day

 

Saturday 6th bags and bags from scraps 10.30pm-4 pm

25 euro for the day

 

Thursday 11th -10.30 am – 12.30 pm

- 10 week class Starts today the quilt is called Raspberry and lime, ask for more details. Class also available as e class .

 

April 13th – quilt and stitch day 10-2pm

10 euro pp.

 

April 21st Quilt and stitch day 10- 2pm

10pp

 

April 27th 10.30- 3 pm

Dye and stamp , dye your own fabric with dye and try snow dying . stamp and print your own fabric in the afternoon

55 euro per person. This includes 3 yards of fabric, dye and paint. No preparation, all will be ready for you to arrive and have fun.

 

May 4TH – quilt and stitch day 10-2pm

10 euro pp.

 

May 11th – quilt and stitch day 10-2pm

10 euro pp.

 

May  18th- 10.30- 4 pm

Images. Make a quilt top that creates a trick of the eye. Fun, fast and funky

25 euro

 

May 25th-10- 2pm quilt and stitch day

10 pp

 

June 1st – 10.30- 3.30 pm

Wall hanging/table runner called  Dunquin harbour – Quilt inspired by the tiny harbour of Dunquin, The Dingle peninsula. Co Kerry .

25 euro

 

June 15th 10-2pm quilt and stitch day

10 pp

 

June 22nd 10.30- 3.30pm

Summer time . Pretty florals make a table quilt or lap quilt.

25 euro

 

June 29th 10-2pm quilt and stitch day

10 pp

 

July 6th 10.30-3.30pm Contemporary Wall hanging. Creative workshop

25 euro

 

July 13th 10-2pm quilt and stitch day

10 pp

 

July 20th 10.30 – 3.30 pm. Small and cutesie …lots of small  and funky projects great for gifts- why not start stashing for Christmas …

25 euro

 

July 27th 10am – 2pm  quilt and stitch day

10 pp

 

August 3rd 10.30am-3.30pm Green fields and landscapes …

25 euro

 

August 10th 10am-2pm quilt and stitch day

10 pp

 

August 17th. 10.30am – 3.30pm 40 squares from your stash ….slice and dice for lots of fun while using up your stash

25 euro

 

August 24th – 10am  – 2pm quilt and stitch day

10 pp

 

August 31st – 10.30am – 3.30pm log. Get warm with Autum log cabin…a favourite with everyone.

25 euro

 

 

March

Tuesday 26th , Wednesday 27th, Thursday 28th. Kids Easter camp 10.30am – 2pm

60 euro per child for the 3 days . Limited spaces

 

April – Wednesday 3rd -Easter Camp For Adults   10.30am – 3.30 PM Mystery project or work on your own

15 euro for the day

 

Saturday 6th bags and bags from scraps 10.30pm-4 pm

25 euro for the day

 

Thursday 11th -10.30 am – 12.30 pm

- 10 week class Starts today the quilt is called Raspberry and lime, ask for more details. Class also available as e class .

 

April 13th – quilt and stitch day 10-2pm

10 euro pp.

 

April 21st Quilt and stitch day 10- 2pm

10pp

 

April 27th 10.30- 3 pm

Dye and stamp , dye your own fabric with dye and try snow dying . stamp and print your own fabric in the afternoon

55 euro per person. This includes 3 yards of fabric, dye and paint. No preparation, all will be ready for you to arrive and have fun.

 

May 4TH – quilt and stitch day 10-2pm

10 euro pp.

 

May 11th – quilt and stitch day 10-2pm

10 euro pp.

 

May  18th- 10.30- 4 pm

Images. Make a quilt top that creates a trick of the eye. Fun, fast and funky

25 euro

 

May 25th-10- 2pm quilt and stitch day

10 pp

 

June 1st – 10.30- 3.30 pm

Wall hanging/table runner called  Dunquin harbour – Quilt inspired by the tiny harbour of Dunquin, The Dingle peninsula. Co Kerry .

25 euro

 

June 15th 10-2pm quilt and stitch day

10 pp

 

June 22nd 10.30- 3.30pm

Summer time . Pretty florals make a table quilt or lap quilt.

25 euro

 

June 29th 10-2pm quilt and stitch day

10 pp

 

July 6th 10.30-3.30pm Contemporary Wall hanging. Creative workshop

25 euro

 

July 13th 10-2pm quilt and stitch day

10 pp

 

July 20th 10.30 – 3.30 pm. Small and cutesie …lots of small  and funky projects great for gifts- why not start stashing for Christmas …

25 euro

 

July 27th 10am – 2pm  quilt and stitch day

10 pp

 

August 3rd 10.30am-3.30pm Green fields and landscapes …

25 euro

 

August 10th 10am-2pm quilt and stitch day

10 pp

 

August 17th. 10.30am – 3.30pm 40 squares from your stash ….slice and dice for lots of fun while using up your stash

25 euro

 

August 24th – 10am  – 2pm quilt and stitch day

10 pp

 

August 31st – 10.30am – 3.30pm log. Get warm with Autum log cabin…a favourite with everyone.

25 euro

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Its that time of year when we have our 12 days of Christmas specials before The January 3 day sale.

12 days of Christmas specials


6th dec. 10 % off all notions
7 th dec 10% off buttons and embellishments
8th dec buy a gift voucher over 20 euros get 5 euro extra
11 th – free fat quarter with every purchase
12 th – 10% off fabric ( not 108 wide)
13 th -15 % off all kits and nikkis books
14th 10% off all fabric
15 th choose from the new panels 100 s in stock -9 euro each
18th Aurifil thread

only 7.50 for 1000 metre roll
19th 10% of wadding and backing
20th 15 % off rulers cuter sand mats
21st – Christmas hampers. Tailored to every budget. Free basket and wrapping. Book in advance can be collected today. Free gift with every purchase.
All mail orders during this time will get a free gift :)

Sale and exhibition 4th,5th &8th Jan

 

19Nov

New book

Author: Nikki

New BOOK NOW AVAILABLE- The Sewing Shed Book Of Fat quarter patterns.

Has 6 fab patterns including the midi bag, Throws and quilts all using fat quarters.

This book is the first in a series, the next book will be available early next year.

To purchase this book or Sew Celtic Pictured below the go to products and books where you can order and pay for your item.

Or click this link http://thesewingshed.ie/products/books-and-publications/

Enjoy patterns and pictures of Co Kerry in both of these books, making patchwork and quilting in Ireland fun!

 

 

As the cold evenings approach here in Co Kerry why not come and do some sewing, from Christmas table runners, to Beginner taster days there is something for everyone.

 

 

 

For anyone one who would like to do a 10 week course please contact us as we are taking names for January

September

29th Sat – stitch day 10am -2pm

 

October

 

13th Sat -stitch day 10am – 2 pm *

17 th Wed – crochet class 10.30am – 12.30pm

20th Sat – stitch day 10am-2pm

 

November

 

7th Wed. Beginners taster day – Make a small take home project

10.30 am- 3 pm

10th Sat – Christmas table runner . 10.30- 4pm

24 th Sat – Christmas lap quilt – Make a quilt to snuggle under for the Christmas Holidays

10.30am-4pm

27TH Tue Christmas wall hanging 7.30-9.30pm

28th Wed  Beginners taster day- Christmas project 10-30am 3 pm

29th Thurs  Beautiful Christmas tree  project 7.30-9.30pm

December

 

1st Sat – stained glass window project with fabric

10.30am-4pm

4th Tue- Door arch 7.30-930pm

6th Thur- Fabric Christmas baubles

8th Sat – Christmas wreath 10.30am 4 pm

 

8th Sat evening . Christmas Dinner and The Sewing Shed Christmas award giving night

 

11TH Tue – bag making class for that perfect gift 7.30- 9.30pm

15th sat Finishing off and stitch day

 

Full day classes are 30 per day

Evening classes are 12 each

Beginner’s taster days 25 per day

Saturday stitch day- 10 per day

* classes with a star next to it, please ring or email to confirm that it is going ahead.

Classes will not run if there are less than 3 people booked in.

contact Nikki 0879924002 or email info@thesewingshed.ie

Please look out for The Sewing Shed Exhibition the first week in January and winter sale

Classes for 2013 commence the 2 nd week in January

 

Written and designed by Nikki Foley in Co Kerry. Sew Celtic is a book with 12 projects in. The book will be launched at The International Quilt Festival Of Ireland  www.IQFOI.com June 2012, but you can pre order here. All pre orders come with a personalized stitched gift.

Quilts, table runners, mug mats, lap quilts and more

Click on this link for more information

http://thesewingshed.ie/products/books-and-publications/

As spring arrives so does a fresh burst of creativity. Co Kerry is coming to life with all the spring greens and buds on trees.

The sewing shed is buzzing with life as we go into our spring/summer textile programme. There is something for everyone. patchwork, quilting, bag making, stitching and more ..check out the workshops page to find out what is going on.

Ten week classes resume on Tuesday eve 24th April and Thursday morning 26th April . These classes are for beginners and intermediate.

 Happy New Year everyone, I hope you are feeling fresh and entusiastic. The Sewing Shed here  in Keel, Castlemaine has classes beginning in the New year. A great social outlet and rewarding hobby, sewing is an enjoyment -even for the total beginner.

 The new classes for the New year are 10 week classes : Patchwork quilt/throw suitable for beginners and intermediate

 Tuesday 17th January 7.30- 9.30pm  AND  Thursday 19th Jan 10.30am -  12.30pm

Friday morning 10.30 am- 12.30pm sit and sew, drop in without booking and work on a new or exsisting project.

Continued weekend workshops, please text for details 0879924002.

Welcome to The Sewing Shed, based in Co.Kerry , near Castlemaine on the Dingle Peninsula.

The classes are suitable for all levels . Coming after Christmas we have an introduction to patchwork and beginners classes.

Here is a list of the christmas classes .  Call or text 0879924002

Saturday classes 10-3pm

5th Nov- Christmas table runner and mats

19th Nov- Easy stained glass candle

26thNov –Celtic Christmas Wreath

3rd Dec-   Fabulous tree skirt

10thDec- snowman snuggly quilt, make a quilt in a day

Tuesday eve 7.30 – 10pm

22nd Nov wine bottle covers, gift bags and coverings and folded napkins

29th Nov Christmas Bunting 

5th-Christmas bowls

 12th Dec- mystery Christmas