workshops

Creator’s Escape is the home of Patchwork with Busyfingers with a brand new workshop space available for you to share with like minded people!
Discover our upcoming workshops and shop our gorgeous range of fabrics, sewing notions and creative supplies.

Waffle Blanket

Waffle Blanket

Create a gorgeous snuggle rug in your colours using easy crochet stitches. This blanket is perfect to make as a lap rug or baby blanket. This 1 day workshop is perfect for beginners. Class includes pattern, yarn in colour of choice, crochet hook & needle.

Crochet Cowl

Join our Crochet class and learn to make a gorgeous cowl in your own colours. Your friends will think you’re amazingly talented. Come along and make new friends over this 2 day workshop. Class includes pattern, yarn, crochet hook, needle and row markers.

EPP Club

Rainbow Hexies

Learn to hand sew in our English Paper Piecing club. Start with our Rainbow Hexie’s and make a cushion or a small wall-hanging then move onto your next project. Sign up for 6 weeks and you’ll learn the basics to English Paper Piecing. Project kits extra fee.

Coming Soon!

We have lots of new workshops and classes coming soon.

Keep checking back to see what else we have on offer!

Easy Clothing!

Make Your Own!

Making clothes for yourself can be incredibly rewarding, but can come with challenges when trying to fit your body. Join Lindsey Rae as she teaches you step by step how to make perfectly fitting clothes for your shape. Make 1 top in this Workshop!

Master Make-up

Makeup

Want to know how to do your own makeup? Learn how to brighten your eyes in an instant with sparkling gold tones or try an effortless combination of dewy skin, lustrous lids and punchy lips. Join Jess while she takes you from Day to night seamlessly.

Coming Soon!

We have lots of new workshops and classes coming soon.

Keep checking back to see what else we have on offer!

English Piecing

English Paper Piecing

New to English Paper Piecing or an expert this is a casual sit, stitch and relax weekly get-together. Make some new friends in a casual atmosphere and work on whatever you like. Finish some UFO’s or start some new ones. Morning tea will be provided.

Macrame

Macrame

Discover the vintage craft of Macrame. Learn the basics involved and become a master at knotting and weaving. This class is perfect for all skill levels. Workshop includes all the supplies required to make a beautiful Macrame wall-hanging. Come knot with us!

Micro Gardening

Creative Gardening

Enjoy being outdoors as you create a gorgeous little garden for your home. You will learn to maintain and take care of your new creation. Class includes plants, soil, rocks etc. Bring a ceramic or plastic pot or bowl in any size approx 30cm in diameter.

Weekly Wind-down

Weekly Wind-down

Sit, stitch and relax with like-minded people. Make some new friends in a casual atmosphere and work on whatever you like. Finish some UFO’s or start some new ones. Sew, crochet, knit while enjoying your morning tea which we will provide.

Soy Candles

Soy Candle making

Candles are a beautiful addition to any home so why not learn how to make your own. Join our talented teacher as she takes you through how to create your unique scented soy candle. Workshop will include all supplies required to make 2-3 candles.

Water colour

Rainbow Wish

Beginner water colour workshop. You’ll have fun discovering how simple water colouring is. We will use the wet on wet techniques, splattering, and bold colors! Let’s paint! Workshop includes all the supplies you require to make 1 Rainbow Wish painting.

Picnic Quilt

Sherbet Stripes Picnic Quilt

Beginner: Learn to quilt with these fun Sherbet Stripes. Make yourself a picnic quilt that the whole family can use. Sewing machine required for this workshop. Class includes all fabric for top & binding (no backing or wadding included) We welcome all levels of creativity.

Jelly Roll Rug

Jelly Roll Rug

Jump on the band wagon and learn how to make a Jelly-Roll Rug! Using strips of fabric and cotton batting, you can make a rug approximately 30″ x 44″. Come learn from our team all the tips and tricks necessary to stitch a beautiful rug! Kit included.

Kokedama

Kokedama Class

Join the Kokedama craze and make a lush, intricately crafted Japanese hanging moss ball. Learn how to use and care for a variety of plants, colour and texture to create your Kokedama. Workshop includes all supplies required to complete 1 Kokedama.

Button Necklace

Button Necklace

In this workshop you will make your very own button necklace. Play with all the colours and mix & match to get the look that works for you. Workshop includes all supplies required to make 1 necklace. Additional kits will be available for purchase on the day.

Fabric Collage

Rooster Collage

Come & learn this wonderful technique in a fun relaxed environment? Join us for one of our 2 day workshops and be inspired by this exciting technique. You will never look at fabric the same again! Join accredited ‘Laura Heine’ tutor Veronica Appleyard.