Christmas stocking: crazy patchwork

Kennaway Centre, Exmouth

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for everyone. Learn how to create crazy patchwork using a sewing machine and create a Christmas stocking.

Course content

You’ll learn how to stitch fabric pieces onto a base fabric to create crazy patchwork. This will then be used as the front of your Christmas stocking.

Support and feedback

To find out how you are getting on, you will complete an individual learning plan and have one-to-one discussions with your tutor.

If you feel you require any support for your learning, please talk to a tutor or centre staff who will arrange for you to receive support or talk to a learning support tutor. Any information given will be treated confidentially.

Additional costs and requirements

All equipment and some materials will be supplied. If you have any fabrics that you would like to use, please bring these along. Crazy patchwork allows you to use fabrics of different weights together – so fabrics like velvet, cotton, wool, damask and satin can be used.

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?


About the tutor

Sam Brown, tutor for Learn Devon offering courses in design, crafts and employability skills. Her background is in Graphic Design, an Interior Designer and Manager in interior and fashion retail.

Sam qualifications include BA (Hons) in Design/Typography from the University of Plymouth and diplomas in Interior Design and Fashion and Textile Design.

Sam includes combining old and new technologies in her work from hand embroidery to digitally printed fabrics.

“I love teaching adults new skills – whether for pleasure or to pursue a new career, every course is unique in that friendships are formed, skills are learnt and dreams are followed.” – Sam Brown, Tutor, Learn Devon

Start date20 Nov 2019
End date20 Nov 2019
Start time10:00
End time13:00
Concessions not available