What people say and what they’ve created!

“Put into practise all the new skills (it was such a lovely peaceful day). Just a big thank you, for such an enjoyable day” (Mary, Halstead, Essex)

“One-to-one teaching.  Enjoyed personalised day with Elizabeth, the chatting and asking questions with all the right answers – a really skilled teacher.” (Veronica, Kersey)

“It was a really relaxing atmosphere because the pace was just right.  Lovely meals too.  I felt really spoilt!” (Anji, Henley)

“Lovely cake and soup, and lovely people.  Found out how to use a machine and have a finished product” (Lynne, Lowestoft)

“Enjoyed all of it!  Very informative and Elizabeth is very patient.  A really great day, thank you” (Mo, Mendlesham)

“Friendly, relaxing sewing day – enjoyed all aspects. Learnt many new tips and skills”  (Chris – Rattlesden)

“I had a wonderful afternoon – time sped by and I wish I had booked a whole day. Looking forward to booking another course.”

“Very relaxed day; good balance of work and socialising. I loved the space and access to your vast ‘stash’ to create something with which I am really pleased and know I will use.”

“Learning all the new things on the machine – and the cake! I feel very confident now.”

“Very proud of the finished product! And learnt different techniques – gathering and French seams”

“Enjoyed the feeling of achievement having made a bag!”

“I liked everything we did”

“Totally enjoyed the day – feel like I learnt a lot; lovely food and company”

“It’s nice/helpful to look at examples of the piping/appliqué etc. Lots of fabric to choose from and coloured threads”

“Enjoyed creating a final bit of work using the skills learnt during the day”

“Learnt new skills and saw my daughter enjoy herself, which gave her confidence in herself”

“I learnt so much – more than expected. Relaxed and friendly atmosphere odd sock peg bag in a purpose built room.”

“A great day, I’ve learnt lots and had such a great time. It’s so nice to get out of the madhouse and have time just for me.”

“Lovely day, thank you so much for your knowledge and patience! We’ll come again”

“Really good day – went too quickly!”

“Enjoyed the day very much – will return!!”

“Nice cake and soup – a lovely day out.”

“Lovely setting, lots of interesting things to do.”

“Had the best time today at ‘Spinney Brook Workbox’ making a crazy patchwork cushion and appliqué tote bag!! Serious sewing room/machine envy.”

“Having not touched my sewing machine for years, I was able to come away with an appliqué bag, a Christmas stocking and I started a crazy patchwork quilt. Excellent tuition, clear instructions and bags of enthusiasm.”

“Fun day out, wonderful tuition, great to finally get to grips with my machine and to return home with Christmas stockings to impress the children (grown up) and a crazy patchwork bag to impress the grandchildren! And as an added bonus, the homemade soup and cake were delicious!”

“Thank you so much for yesterday it was a perfect, perfect experience! Both girls loved it and both have chosen new patterns and fabric. We’ll-definitely be back for more!”

“Great sense of achievement!”

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