I Love Chickens

I Love Chickens


With the theme of chickens in all their shapes, sizes and varieties you will be guided by experienced tutor Gary Mills exploring the theme through applique and stitch.

Work at your own pace to create your very own family of hens and cockerels to take home.

Outcomes could be individually framed or joined in a variety of ways to make for a cushion, a throw or even a simple bag front.

Level of Experience

Some experience in using a sewing machine but would like to explore and practice free machine embroidery.

Materials / Equipment required by Attendees


  • Materials are provided


  • A general needle box with pins, hand needles, scissors
  • Good quality machine thread in black
  • Fabric pen for marking such as a Frixion pen
  • Sewing machine with a free motion embroidery / darning function

If you do not have a Sewing Machine, or don’t want to bring your own, you can use one of our latest Brother demonstration machines for the nominal fee of £3.00 per session.


Gary Mills

Duration and Price

6 Hours – £30.00 + £5.00 for materials

The maximum number of attendees for this workshop is 8

Places on workshops are secured by a £10 cash deposit at the time of booking and balance payable on the day direct to the workshop leader.

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