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One hour "taster" workshops. 


I will be running a workshop at the West Country Quilt & Textile Show and at the

Craft 4 Crafters Shows.


A great way to try out a new craft. There are a variety of workshops to choose from and a good mix of experienced tutors to learn from.


West Country Quilt & Textile Show


I have on 4 occasions been a guest tutor for


'Institches Creative Textile Courses'  


Hazel and Terry provide a variety of courses, and are very welcoming. Providing an excellent lunch, coffee and cakes! so have a look at their website:


Their new studio in Wokingham is fantastic and a joy to work in.

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I had a really lovely 2016 and am looking forward to meeting up with old friends and making new ones as I travel to various venues through 2017

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Forthcoming Events


Detailed below are my bookings until the end of 2017, please contact either myself or the Groups direct for further information.


I will be adding new dates as they arise so if you are interested in hearing me talk or want to attend a workshop please keep checking this page!



3rd  October 2017

A workshop for the Ridgeway Quilters, Wantage

Enquiries: either contact me or


5th / 6th October 2017

A talk Thursday evening followed by a workshop on the Friday for Chichester Quilters


10th October 2017

A talk for Windsor & Maidenhead Embroiderers Guild


16th October 2017

A Workshop for Dorking Branch of the Embroiderers Guild


18th October 2017

Workshop for West Country Embroiderers , Cheriton Bishop branch.


27th - 29th October 2017

I will be taking part in The Big Textile Show, at Leicester Racecourse, along with my very good friend Alison Hulme. We will be exhibiting as Hellyer & Hulme - come and say hello.

















9th and 16th November 2017

I will be running my treehouse workshop on 2 Thursdays at the Old Chapel Textile Centre, Main St, Greenham, Thatcham RG19 6HN

This course will only run if enough people sign up so if you fancy making a beautiful treehouse night light - an ideal Christmas present - please get in touch with the Old Chapel as soon as possible.


10th November 2017

A half day workshop at Shirley in Southampton, making my winter street "set the town alight" nightlights. . If you are interested in visiting this group get in touch with me and I will contact the organiser.


21st November 2017

My winter street nightlight workshop at Creative Quilting,

Hampton Court Village, East Molesey, Surrey


23rd November 2017

I am visiting Horsham Embroiderers Guild to talk about my work,


6th December 2017

Another nightlight workshop, this time at Lorne Hill Farm, near Hungerford. Contact Joanne or Sandra direct to book a place


9th December 2017

Talk for Frome & District Embroiderers Guild. Early start of 1o am for this group!








Happy Christmas everyone



Big Textile Show Christmas Tree