Completed Introduction to Quilting and want to learn more?
You can hand piece but want to learn how to machine piece a quilt top?
You can machine piece but want to learn to hand piece a quilt top?
You have made a quilt top but no idea how to quilt it?
You keep making mistakes with your quilting project and do not understand why? You have mastered the basics but want to take on a more adventurous project? Unfinished project cluttering up your cupboards and conscience?
Interested in fabric swaps?
You want to meet more like minded souls with a passion for quilting?
Then Threadheads, The Chelsea Quilting Club is for you!
We will meet on Fridays, 10-1pm, for quilting, coffee, tea and cake.
Drop in when you need support or company to keep your projects rolling or help with taking them to the next level.
The aim of The Chelsea Quilting Club is to create a community at The Fashion School to share ideas and fabric, gain inspiration and problem solve as well as make new friends who share your interest. Three hours a week to talk non stop about quilting, use our facilities, including sewing machines and cutting tables and plenty of space to layout projects.
Book ahead £40 per 3 hour session or £45 pay as you go/ drop in. Everybody welcome 18+
About your tutor: Jodie Glen-Martin
Hi, I’m Jodie, a creative with a passion for colour and pattern.
My career started in conservation working on historic artworks and monuments before moving on to Tate where my focus changed to contemporary art.
During this time I was also painting and quilting, with my background inspiring me to combine historic techniques with contemporary design and materials. For the past 10 years, I have painted to commission and exhibited across the UK and never looked back……until Lockdown.
In Lockdown with exhibitions cancelled my creativity was deflected to my collection of Liberty fabric and the beautiful outgrown children’s clothes. My lifelong hobby of patchwork quilting grew into an obsession. When even the cat had a patchwork cushion I started Threadheads, a beginners quilting group, to share my passion around my kitchen table. It became so popular I had to turn people away so I am thrilled to join The Fashion School to introduce my skills to a wider number of people and help you reach your personalised creative milestones.
The Chelsea Quilting Club by Jodie Glen-Martin
If you wish to make advance payment of £40 please pay the tutor directly via bank transfer. You will be send bank details in the confirmation email. Otherwise you will have to pay £45 on the day.