Workshops

Workshops

Workshops


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The Make It Room is a craft studio based at Howe Green, Chelmsford. We have a beautiful workshop with lots of natural light, perfect for classes and parties.

We offer  workshops including dressmaking,felt making, lampshade making, crochet, sewing, and occasional children's holiday workshops. We also offer six week courses in dressmaking and beginner's sewing.

Workshops are programmed at varying times of day to suit everyone but please contact us if you require alternative times.

Please have a look through our workshop list and contact us if you are unable to find what you require, or if you have problems making a booking. 

 

Please see the bottom of this page for booking terms and conditions

 


Textiles & Sewing

Textiles & Sewing

 

Not very practical with a sewing machine, would you like to be able to make your own clothes? Why not join one of our workshops and discover how to make anything from your own cushions to complete outfits for yourself.  We also have very popular beginner's sewing and dressmaking courses running regularly.  Other workshops include feltmaking, lampshade making, embroidery, rag rugs, knitting and crochet - if you cannot find convenient times please email and we will do our best to fit in - themakeitroom@gmail.com

Courses

Courses

Choose from dressmaking, beginner's sewing, feltmaking,bag making, and art - if the course you would like is not listed at present, please contact us and we will arrange dates for you.

Art & Craft Workshops

Art & Craft Workshops

 

Lots of lovely workshops on offer here, painted furniture, lampshade making, knitting and crochet, art classes,  - if you cannot find what you want just drop us an email and we will try to sort out a convenient date or 1-2-1 sessions if that is what you prefer, themakeitroom@gmail.com

Craft Hen Parties

Craft Hen Parties

 

Are you looking for somewhere lovely to hold a crafty hen party activity? The Make It Room is perfect for this! Choose from bunting making, knicker decorating, garter making, screen printing, feltmaking, corsages and more! Just let us know your colours and off we go! Our lovely studio has outside space so you can relax and enjoy yourselves, bring your own food or we can offer fabulous afternoon tea from Plum Fairy Vintage Tea Parties who will supply china and glasses, sandwiches, scones and cakes. Click on this link for more informationhttp://www.plumfairy.co.uk/. If you prefer, we can bring the hen party to your venue just let us know when and where. Please email for further details themakeitroom@gmail.com

Gift Vouchers

Gift Vouchers

 

Why not treat someone to one of our workshop gift vouchers so that they can choose from our selection of workshops, these can be used in part payment towards a class or a course if desired, valid for 1 year from date of issue?  Have a look at the brilliant range of classes on offer.

These vouchers can be ordered for any amount, just let us know if you want different from those listed, they can also be earmarked for a specific workshop. themakeitroom@gmail.com

 

Jewellery Workshops

Jewellery Workshops

 

Andrea is unable to offer any dates at the moment, however, if you are interested please email themakeitroom@gmail and we will try to arrange a date for you

Children's Workshops and Parties

Children's Workshops and Parties

 

The Make It Room offers occasional children's workshops during the school holidays - we also host lots of birthday parties here - craft parties to teach feltmaking, beaded jewellery, button jewellery, sewing, decopatch, printing on bags, owl cushion making, as well as other topics.

Terms and Conditions

  1. Payment must be made in full at the time of booking to confirm a place on the workshop.  If you are attending a longer course over several weeks, we can agree payments in stages
  2. If a workshop place is cancelled by a student up to seven working days before the class a refund will be issued, if it is less than seven days we will transfer the place to another class as long as we receive 48 hours notice.
  3. The Make It Room reserves the right to reschedule and cancel workshops and may occasionally have to do so. If a workshop has to be cancelled you will either receive a full refund or be transferred onto the next available workshop with the same or equivalent price.
  4. Group bookings – hen parties, birthday parties etc – will be required to pay a deposit upon booking to secure the party.
  5. You may bring along your own sewing machine for workshops, please make sure it is in full working order and that you bring along the manual, refunds will not be issued if a class is cancelled due to malfunctioning equipment which a student has brought along