The Sewing Sanctuary workshops are held in a brand new purpose built sewing studio. It is ON THE 2nd FLOOR in the new Beulah62 Creative Arts Centre, 11-13 Beulah Street, Harrogate. HG1 1QQ ( Above Costa Coffee).  It can be reached through the RED door next to Costa.


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Feeling inspired by the Great British Sewing Bee? Then come along to fun, friendly and non intimidating workshops for dressmaking, patchwork, quilting and creative embroidery.




This fun afternoon is open to anybody of all ages to come along and meet other crafty folk and share ideas, skills and techniques as well as meet new people who love crafting like you! Bring along a project to start, continue or complete at your own pace. Machines and equipment are available to use.

Refreshment are provided.  £10 per person

Book a place to avoid disapointment as numbers will be limited




WEEK 1  A 2 hour class to learn the basics of using a sewing machine – how to thread up, sewing a straight line , stitching curves and corners, setting patterns on the machine and many useful little tips for making your sewing life easier!         £30

WEEK 2  A 2 hour class to do a sewing machine driving test to practice all that you learnt last week and gain a sewing sanctuary certificate!  ( purely for fun! no pressure!)  Then use the skills to make a small crazy patchwork hanging heart.               £30

Both classes for £50 with a £10 deposit

Tuesday 23rd June  and 30th June.   7-9 pm

Tuesday 21st and 28th July 7-9 pm

Saturday 8th August and 22nd August 10-12 pm




Cushion making workshops 

1. Saturday 30th May –  learn automatic Buttonhole fastening

2. Saturday 4th July – inserting a piped edge

3. Saturday 1st August – inserting a zip fastener. 

£25 per class – bring your own fabric and zip/buttons.



1Beginners Dressmaking

A new course starts April 28th – Tuesday evenings.7-9 pm. £25 per session.  Join at any time

Bring your own fabric and pattern to make a simple skirt, top or dress – more information given on booking

Please contact Christine on 07785532353 for more INFORMATION.


photo-16Beginners Patchwork/quilting classes – Thursday evenings 7-9 pm

Thursday June 18th, June 25th, July 2nd, July 9th, July 16th and July 23rd.  Learn a different skill each week – 3 weeks patchwork, 3 weeks quilting.  See the workshop section for more details




photo-46BUNTING MAKING WORKSHOPS – Brighten up your garden with some summer coloured bunting.  Hang in trees or under your sun canopy.  Great for Garden Parties!

SATURDAY 13TH JUNE 10-12.30 pm.  £25


Remember you can also book Hen parties, baby shower parties OR children’s parties at The Sewing Sanctuary.


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