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Unfortunately classes have been suspended for the time being

Bustle & Bows has happily relocated to our lovely new store at Warrandyte, overlooking the river and trees. A lovely place to visit with cafes and galleries galore, so come and visit the store to have a look at the new projects we have on available!

We are very proud to offer our students a wide variety of classes and a selection of over 20 regular teachers from around Australia who are passionate about their embroidery and happily share their knowledge and creative talents with their students.

Our classes are scheduled in advance for a twelve month period and include; Stumpwork, Wool Embroidery, Ribbon Embroidery, Thread Painting, Smocking & Heirloom Sewing, Crewel & Surface Embroidery, Goldwork, Felting, Crochet, Knitting and Children’s Classes.

(click here to download a class booking request form)

TUTOR ANA MALLAH (click here for full details)

SPECIAL FUN DAY:

SUNDAY 3RD MAY 10.00-3.30

  EMBROIDERY TEA PARTY

A special day with a basket lunch and a glass of Champagne while stitching a newly created design by Ana. Cost: $100 (covers lunch and materials)

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

  • Casual embroidery classes

    Learn how to do beautiful beading, ribbon embroidery, surface stitching, stumpwork, thread painting and much more!

TUESDAY

 28 January 11, 25 February, 10, 24 March, 14, 28 April, 12, 26 May,

9, 23 June, 14, 28 July, 11, 25 August, 8, 22 September, 13, 27 October,

10, 24 November, 8 December.

WEDNESDAY

 29 January, 26 February, 25 March, 29 April, 27 May,

24 June, 29 July, 26 August, 30 September,

28 October, 25 November,

SATURDAY

25 January, 8, 22 February, 14, 28 March, 11, 25 April, 9, 23 May,

13, 27 June, 11, 25 July, 8, 22 August, 12, 26 September, 10, 24 October,

14, 28 November, 12 December.

TUTOR KYLIE HAWKINS (Click here for full details)

Children's Projects

An introduction to Creative Projects using a variety of techniques

  • Children's After School Program

TUESDAY 4.00-5.00       

Cost per term, 10 sessions: $175.00 (covers materials and refreshments)

Term 2: 21, 28 April, 5, 12, 19, 26 May, 2, 9, 16, 23 June

Term 3: 14, 21, 28 July, 4, 11, 18, 25 August, 1, 8, 15 September

Term 4: 6, 13, 20, 27 October, 10, 17, 24 November, 1, 8, 15 December

  • Children's Holiday Workshops

Cost per class: $35 (covers materials and refreshments)

WEDNESDAY 10.00-12.30

1st July

23rd September

TUTOR JENNY McWHINNEY (Click here for full details)

  • Thread Painting
Dates to be advised.

CATHERINE HOWELL (click here for full details)

  • Friday 'Sit & Stitch'

          Learn many styles of embroidery including wool, crewel and ribbon to name just a few!

FRIDAY

31 January, 28 February, 27 March, 17 April, 29 May, 26 June, 31 July, 28 August,
25 September, 30 October, 27 November, 11 December.

SATURDAY
29 February, 30 May, 20 June, 4 July, 1 August, 5 September

17 October, 7 November, 5 December.

TUTOR ANGELA DOWER (click here for full details)

  • Sculptured Bunny or Bluebirds Blanket

Bunny Friday 4th May, 24th July

Dolores Friday 12 June, Saturday 29 August

TUTOR SHIRLEY SINCLAIR (click here for full details)

  • Tuesday Afternoon 'Sit & Stitch'

           Bring a project you need help with or start something new!

TUESDAY

21 January 4, 18 February, 3, 17 March, 7, 21 April,

5, 19 May, 2, 16 June, 7, 21 July, 4, 18 August, 1, 15 September,
6, 20 October, 3, 17 November, 1, 15 December.

TUTOR ANN FOREHAN (Click here for full details)

  • Casual Smocking/Heirloom Sewing

FRIDAY

17 January, 21 February, 20 March, 24 April,

15 May, 18 September, 25th October, 20 November, 18 December.


SUNDAY

19 January, 16 February, 15 March, 19 April, 17 May

20 September, 27 October, 15 November, 6 December.

TUTOR ALISON COLE (click here for full details)

  • Casual Stumpwork/Goldwork

SUNDAY

12 January, 23 February, 8 March, 26 April, 24 May, 14 June, 19 July,
9 August, 27 September, 18 October, 8 November, 13 December.

TUTOR GLYNIS NOTT (click here for full details)

  • Needle Felted Fleece Animals

SATURDAY

7 March, 2 May, 

SUNDAY

30 August, 11 October

TUTOR TATYANA (Click here for full details)

  • Learn the art of French Silk Flower making -Violets

WEDNESDAY 10.00-1.00

6 May, 2 September

SEWING GET TOGETHERS (click here for full details)

  • Casual sewing circle    

  Stitch, knit, crochet, embroider, enjoy a cuppa and a chat with a friendly group

TUESDAY

21 February, 3, 17 March, 7, 21 April, 5, 19 May,
2, 16 June, 7, 14 July, 4, 18 August, 1, 15 September,
6, 20 October, 3, 17 November, 1, 15 December.

Time: 10am to 12:30pm

TUTOR MELINDA EXNER (Click here for full details)

Wool Felting

  • Two pin cushion designs by Melinda in 100% wool felt, choice of little rabbit with carrots or a mouse munching strawberries
  • Acorn Needle case with a hand painted squirrel
  • A little bear in wool felt appliqued on a cashmere blanket embroidered and finished with a little needle felting

FRIDAY

19 June, 17 July, 23 October

SATURDAY

31st November

TUTOR NOELENE GREGORY (Click here for full details)

  • Smocking and Heirloom Sewing
WEDNESDAY

19 February, 11 March,  8 April, 13 May, 10 June, 8 July,
12 August, 9 September, 14 October, 11 November, 9 December.

FRIDAY

5 June, 7 August

  • Luna Lapin 

SUNDAY 22 March, SATURDAY 18 April 

TUTOR ROSIE CAROLANE (Click here for full details)

  • Casual Crochet and Knitting

WEDNESDAY 10.00-12.30

18 March, 15 April, 20 May, 17 June, 15 July
19 August, 16 September, 21 October, 18 November, 16 December

TUTOR CHRIS BURTON (click here for full details)

  • Blackwork

THURSDAY

23 January, 27 February, 26 March, 16 April, 28 May, 25 June, 23 July,

27 August, 24 September, 22 October, 26 November, 17 December.

SATURDAY

18 January, 15 February, 21 March, 16 May, 18 July, 15 August,

19 September, 19 December

TUTOR DELMA MOORE (click here for full details)

  • Casual classes in stumpwork, ribbon embroidery,

    Brazilian embroidery, thread painting and much more!

THURSDAY

20 February, 19 March, 21 May, 18 June, 16 July, 20 August,
15 October, 19 November, 10 December

 

 TUTOR ANN FOREHAN    (Click here for full details)

Sewing Machine for Beginners and Experienced Sewers

Full day classes for Beginners and those wanting to know more about using your sewing machine.  

FRIDAY

6, 13 March, 1, 8 May, 9th October 6, 13 November

(click here to download a class booking request form)