Group Workshops

small group workshops are designed for students interested in learning the same soft furnishing skills.

Jacqueline’s small group workshops are held in her workroom, Ebberston, about 30 minutes North of York. The workroom comfortably accommodates up to 4 students, complete with sewing machines, fabrics and trimmings. Larger group workshops in Ilkley can accommodate up to 8 students. These busy, vibrant, sociable, workshops are suitable for the beginner sewer, however for curtains, blinds and cushions some sewing machine proficiency is advisable. Small group workshops are arranged mostly during the Spring and Summers months.

what small group workshops can choose from?

Click on the images below to find out more about each workshop

Gathering pleats
Making bespoke roman blinds - stitching on the safety orb
Tailored lampshade making - William Morris fabric
Making pencil pleat curtains - puffball heading
Making bespoke scatter cushions

frequently asked questions?

What is the cost?

EBBERSTON workshops – £195 each. Inclusive of 2 days tuition, all specialist tools and sundries, support notes, access to JSInteriorsUK Top Tips and a light lunch.

ILKLEY workshops – £155 each to be paid to Duttons for Buttons. Plus £25 for workshop materials, to be paid to Jacqueline on the first day of the workshop.

How do I book my place?

For workshops in EBBERSTON email A 50% non-refundable deposit secures your place. Jacqueline is happy to answer all your individual workshop questions. You will receive an invoice & receipt for all payments.

What happens if the workshop is cancelled?

We require a minimum number of students to run a group workshop and therefore reserve the right to cancel this course should we have insufficient bookings. Should we have to cancel, we will aim to give you 10 days notice and will fully reimburse you.

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