September 19 - Banner and Pennants Workshop (Adult)

September 19 - Banner and Pennants Workshop (Adult)

Regular price $50.00 Sale

Oh Look, Fabric!
221 Main Street, E., Milton, ON L9T 1N9

Adult - Banner and Pennants Workshop
Instructor: Elaine Theriault

Dates:   Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Time:    6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
             (arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of  the workshop to get settled in)
Workshop Fee:  $50.00/pp + HST (paid at the time of booking)
Duration of Workshop:   Approximately 2 hours
Minimum Participants:   2
Maximum Participants:  6
Age Requirement:  16+
Skill Requirement: Confident Beginner

What to bring:

  • Sewing machine in good working order (bring your manual as well)
  • Basic sewing kit (seam ripper, ruler, quilters awl thread snips, scissors, pins, rotary cutter, etc.)
  • All purpose sewing foot
  • Open toe applique foot (if you have one)
  • 1/4" foot (if you have one)
  • natural thread for piecing
  • Decorative thread for stitching around the letters
  • Pencil and Paper
  • Fabric is a separate cost. Come into the store 1-2 days minimum in advance of your scheduled workshop and pick out your favourite fabrics from Oh Look, Fabric! You will need 2 fat quarters that are contrasting in colour, seam-a-steam (also, some batting if your piece requires it...this can be purchased the night of the workshop if needed)
  • You will receive a 5% discount on fabric purchases, for the purpose of this workshop only. If you are an existing Sewing Club Member, the additional 5% discount will not apply.
What you will learn:
  • Shout out your message with a customized banner or pennant.  You'll learn different ways of creating your message and ideas for hanging the banners/pennants.  You'll learn how to create letters in any size and any font.  Techniques for applique and embellishments will be covered in this workshops as well.

Please note:

  • If the minimum amount of participants is not met, the workshop will be cancelled and the workshop fee will be refunded.
  • Upon arriving in-store, we will require you to sign a Waiver prior to the workshop beginning.
  • Restroom is not wheelchair/walker accessible

Workshop Policies:

  • In order to ensure that each participant receives enough attention to learn and complete a project in the allotted time frame, our workshops are limited in the number of participants, based on the workshop being taught unless otherwise stated. A minimum age of 16+ is required for all of our adult workshops. Materials and supplies are not included in the workshop fee unless otherwise noted.
  • Safety is our first concern at Oh Look, Fabric! Should a participant not adhere to the instructor’s instructions and/or be a disruption for other participants, the participant may be removed from the workshop and the workshop fee will be forfeited.

Payment and Cancellation Policies:

  • Spaces in our workshops are limited, therefore to reserve a seat in any of our workshops a 100% non-refundable deposit must be received at the time of registration. You may register for a class in person at the store or on our website at Cancellations must be made a minimum 72 hours prior to the workshop start date; you will receive an in-store credit. Cancellations made less than 72 hours of the workshop start date, forfeit their fee entirely.  Also, no refunds/credits will be issued for "no-shows", due to illness, travel, etc.