Charity Sewing

Julie Elliot from Palliative Care ACT receiving heat packs and driver bags from Chris Bergin

the happy band of charity sewers

Stitch and Chat

Bette Hawkins has kindly volunteered her home again for 2019 from 10am-2.30pm at 59 Foliingsby St. Weston.

Bette will provide morning tea but please take your own lunch. Bring something to stitch or knit while you chat! Bette has increased the days to include some Tuesdays, so there will be a greater opportunity to go and enjoy company while achieving something! The dates for these sessions are:

Mondays: 4/2, 4/3, 1/4, 6/5

Tuesdays: 19/2, 19/3, 30/4, 21/5

Overlocker Techniques Workshop 16 February 2019

Overlocker Techniques with Lynne Johnson.

Details: Get your overlocker out and learn to use which stitch when. Halve your sewing time using your overlocker and / or cover stitch. Do not have an overlocker? Use one of mine

When: Saturday 16 February 2019, 10am-4pm

Venue: ‘Araluen’ Address: 177 Badimara Street, Fisher ACT 2611

Cost: $30, which includes a donation to Araluen for the use of their premises.

What to bring: Your overlocker and the usual sewing supplies and fabric/garment to practice on, morning tea to share and your own lunch. If Lynne has specific requirements, we will send these closer to the time. 

Please use the form here to register https://acttextiles.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/workshop_form_2018.pdf. You can email it to Sue Chapman susan.chapman.cc@gmail.com or hand in at our first meeting on 13 February with payment.