Anne Hellyer's Class requirements

Set the town Alight! –

Winter townscape or

Snowy townscape

Free Machine Embroidery Workshop

Create a beautiful 3D wrap suitable for use with LED string lights or a battery operated tea-light candle.  Using my hand painted fabrics and free machine embroidery.

Each student will need:

Hand painted calico or fabric of your choice for the houses – 4 @ 16 x 7.5 cms*

Hand painted calico or fabric of your choice for the roofs and a  path  - 2 @ 

4 x 30 cms (these can be grey or “snow”)

Odd pieces of fabric for doors


Painted scrim (optional)


Lining fabric 30 x 23 cms


Organza (optional) 30 x 23cms


Bondaweb / Heat n Bond or similar. 30 x 50 cms

Craft interfacing – 30 x 22 cms


I can provide all the above materials, as a kit at the cost of £5 per student.


I can  provide “part kits” as follows:

All hand painted calico/ scrim needed £3.50

Lining fabric / organza £1

Heat n Bond - £0.50

Craft interfacing - £0.50


Each student will also need to bring the following:

Potato or sweet potato and small sharp vegetable knife



Small sharp scissors

Basic sewing kit (needles, pins, tape measure etc


Sewing Machine (and user manual) – you will be using free machine technique so will need a darning foot and also a standard straight stitch foot.

Machine threads – a minimum of black, grey and white, navy blue, but bring other “night colours” plus silver if you have them.


I will provide all other materials/equipment needed.