Spring Florals
with Kasia Jacquot
Sunday 24 November

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Immerse yourself in the magical world of hand embroidery with Polish embroidery artist, Kasia Jacquot. Kasia’s workshops offer comprehensive stitch lessons as well as the all-important tips and handy hints which will make your work so much easier. Kasia focuses strongly on enabling and inspiring you all the while arming you with the necessary skills [...]

$185.00

George Footstool
Saturday 7 December

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

By George… it’s a footstool! Our range of DIY occasional furniture has an addition. Welcome George!! New generation George is named in honour of two George’s in previous generations of our families!!! With his eye on the future, but with skills firmly planted planted in upholstery traditions, George is simple, practical and stylish! Sustainability at [...]

$225.00

Soft Shades
Saturday 4 January

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Over the last few years, I have received lots of enquiries about soft lampshades. These lampshades are made from two layers of fabric: an outer layer and a lining. Rather than having PVC that creates the structure of the shade, these lampshades are made using a metal frame to which the fabric is glues and [...]

$145.00

Lampshades
Sunday 5 January

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Get the Ministry of Handmade advantage! We use the same techniques that the professional lampshade makers use . . . no sewing, no glueing ! Create your own professional standard drum or empire lampshade from scratch. Using fabric of your choice, make a new décor item that will be the hero of a [...]

$105.00

Piped Cushions
Sunday 12 January

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

In the workshop you will learn: The secrets of great piping techniques – how to cover piping cord with fabric How to insert an invisible zip How to create a piped cushion cover Experience required: This is not a “learn to sew” class. Participants need to be comfortable using a sewing machine. Tutor: Julie Hillier [...]

$105.00

Learn to Sew
Class 2 Petal Pin Cushion and Needle Book
Wednesday 15 January

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

School Holiday Learn to Sew - Class 2 - Petal Pin Cushion and Needle Book Projects: Petal Pin Cushion and Needle Book Every sewist needs these essentials and it doesn't hurt that they are pretty too! In this workshop you'll learn how to make a gorgeous Petal Pin Cushion and Needle Book to safely store [...]

$75.00

Lampshades
Friday 17 January

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Get the Ministry of Handmade advantage! We use the same techniques that the professional lampshade makers use . . . no sewing, no glueing ! Create your own professional standard drum or empire lampshade from scratch. Using fabric of your choice, make a new décor item that will be the hero of a [...]

$105.00

Basic Upholstery
Saturday 18 January

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Learn how to professionally recover your chair/chairs so that they look like new! We’ll provide all the tools and materials you’ll need with the exception of your fabric. No sewing involved. This workshop is perfect for beginners who want to get a taste of upholstery. We’ll teach you about the tools and materials required and [...]

$95.00

Learn to Sew
Class 1 Introduction to Sewing
Monday 20 January

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

School Holiday Learn to Sew - Class 1 - Introduction to Sewing Project: Envelope-Backed Cushion Cover There is huge resurgence of interest in learning the skills to help you: create your own clothing repair and adjust existing garments make your own soft furnishings Now, more than ever, people are keen to understand the sewing process [...]

$75.00

Learn to Sew
Saturday 1 February

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Home sewing is the new Black! There is huge resurgence of interest in learning the skills to help you: create your own clothing repair and adjust existing garments make your own soft furnishings Now, more than ever, people are keen to understand the sewing process so that they can be active participants in creating their [...]

$95.00

No Sew Bench Seat
Friday 21 February

Pomona 1 Memorial Street, Pomona, QLD, Australia

Bench Seats in Pomona This bench seat is a real winner! And now our “no sew” option is just perfect for those DIYers without sewing skills or those who prefer a fast folded corner rather than piping. We provide the frame, you bring the fabric! This is our fastest upholstery project by far with just [...]

$375.00 – $395.00

Lampshades
Friday 21 February

Pomona 1 Memorial Street, Pomona, QLD, Australia

Get the Ministry of Handmade advantage! We use the same techniques that the professional lampshade makers use . . . no sewing, no glueing ! Create your own professional standard drum or empire lampshade from scratch. Using fabric of your choice, make a new décor item that will be the hero of a [...]

$119.00

Storage Tote/Tub
Saturday 22 February

Pomona 1 Memorial Street, Pomona, QLD, Australia

Storage Tote/Tub - in Pomona! Learn how to make this versatile fabric storage tote.  You’ll find many uses for your handmade tote – it can be used as a bag or simply fold down the top edge to use it as a handy storage bucket – perfect for craft projects, toys, magazines or even that [...]

$125.00

Lampshades
Sunday 23 February afternoon

Pomona 1 Memorial Street, Pomona, QLD, Australia

Get the Ministry of Handmade advantage! We use the same techniques that the professional lampshade makers use . . . no sewing, no glueing ! Create your own professional standard drum or empire lampshade from scratch. Using fabric of your choice, make a new décor item that will be the hero of a [...]

$119.00

Matilda Top and Shorts
Saturday 7 March

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Matilda Top and Shorts Create these great wardrobe basics for your daughter (Sizes 2 - 10). TOP: Simple and timeless…..a peasant blouse is a fun top that is comfortable and easy to wear and always in fashion! SHORTS: Team the top with a pair of wide-legged shorts with an elasticated waist and you have the [...]

$110.00

Lampshades
Friday 13 March

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Get the Ministry of Handmade advantage! We use the same techniques that the professional lampshade makers use . . . no sewing, no glueing ! Create your own professional standard drum or empire lampshade from scratch. Using fabric of your choice, make a new décor item that will be the hero of a [...]

$105.00

Kokedama
Sunday 15 March

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

In this Kokedama Workshop, you will be guided step-by-step through this centuries-old Japanese art form. Kokedamas are easy to make and so versatile. They can be hung singly or in groups or placed on a small tray or plate on a flat surface. And…they are extremely low maintenance, so if having a green thumb is [...]

$75.00

Introduction to Crochet
ONLINE Workshop
Saturday 13 June

Online

Come online and learn the basics of crochet – learn to chain stitch, slip stitch and treble crochet and then how to combine all three. The next step is to learn the ever popular traditional square! These are fun and easy! Keep it simple and classic or combine lots of colours to create a happy go [...]

$59.00

Piped Cushions
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Friday 3 July

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Please note: This workshop will be held in our studio, and as such there are strictly limited numbers due to COVID restrictions. In the workshop you will learn: The secrets of great piping techniques – how to cover piping cord with fabric How to insert an invisible zip How to create a piped cushion cover [...]

$105.00

Piped Cushions
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Friday 17 July

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Please note: This workshop will be held in our studio, and as such there are strictly limited numbers due to COVID restrictions. In the workshop you will learn: The secrets of great piping techniques – how to cover piping cord with fabric How to insert a zip How to create a piped cushion cover Experience [...]

$105.00

Soft Shades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 18 July

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Over the last few years, I have received lots of enquiries about soft lampshades. These lampshades are made from two layers of fabric: an outer layer and a lining. Rather than having PVC that creates the structure of the shade, these lampshades are made using a metal frame to which the fabric is glues and [...]

$145.00

Footstools and Bench Seats
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 26 September

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own footstool or bench in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the size and height to suit your own needs….a footstool to place in front of your favourite arm chair, a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating [...]

$280.00 – $350.00

Bench Seats and Footstools
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 31 October

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own or bench seat in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the size and height to suit your own needs….a footstool to place in front of your favourite arm chair, a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating [...]

$280.00 – $350.00

Bench Seats and Footstools
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 19 December

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own or bench seat in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the size and height to suit your own needs….a footstool to place in front of your favourite arm chair, a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating [...]

$280.00 – $350.00

Bench Seats and Footstools
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 13 March

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own or bench seat in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the size and height to suit your own needs….a footstool to place in front of your favourite arm chair, a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating [...]

$280.00 – $350.00

Bench Seats and Footstools
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 24 April

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own or bench seat in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the size and height to suit your own needs….a footstool to place in front of your favourite arm chair, a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating [...]

$280.00 – $350.00

Bench Seats and Footstools
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 22 May

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own or bench seat in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the size and height to suit your own needs….a footstool to place in front of your favourite arm chair, a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating [...]

$280.00 – $350.00

Bench Seats and Footstools
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Friday 16 July

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own or bench seat in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the size and height to suit your own needs….a footstool to place in front of your favourite arm chair, a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating [...]

$300.00 – $380.00

Bench Seats and Footstools
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 17 July

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own or bench seat in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the size and height to suit your own needs….a footstool to place in front of your favourite arm chair, a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating [...]

$300.00 – $380.00

Bench Seats and Footstools
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday 18 July

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own or bench seat in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the size and height to suit your own needs….a footstool to place in front of your favourite arm chair, a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating [...]

$300.00 – $380.00

Bench Seats
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Friday 22 October

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own or bench seat in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the length to suit your own needs…. a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating for your living space, a signature piece to add impact in an [...]

$320.00 – $420.00

Bench Seats
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday 24 October

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own or bench seat in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the length to suit your own needs…. a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating for your living space, a signature piece to add impact in an [...]

$320.00 – $420.00

Bench Seats
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 7 May 2022

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own or bench seat in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the length to suit your own needs…. a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating for your living space, a signature piece to add impact in an [...]

$320.00 – $420.00

Bench Seats
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday 31 July 2022

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own or bench seat in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the length to suit your own needs…. a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating for your living space, a signature piece to add impact in an [...]

$320.00 – $400.00

Bench Seats
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday 25 September 2022

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own or bench seat in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the length to suit your own needs…. a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating for your living space, a signature piece to add impact in an [...]

$400.00

Gathered Shades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday 19 March 2023

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Learn how to create your very own gathered lampshade with bias trim. Please note: There is both a small amount of machine sewing (three straight seams only) and some hand sewing involved in this workshop. This lampshade is constructed over a lampshade frame using an outer layer of fabric and a fabric lining. These types [...]

$145.00

Bench Seats
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 25 March 2023

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own or bench seat in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the length to suit your own needs…. a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating for your living space, a signature piece to add impact in an [...]

$320.00 – $400.00

Bench Seats
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 2 September 2023

Ministry of Handmade Studio 11 Eclipse Street, Bridgeman Downs, QLD, Australia

Create your own or bench seat in one easy lesson! Stamp your flair on your home with a practical piece of occasional furniture. You choose the length to suit your own needs…. a bench seat for the foot of your bed, extra seating for your living space, a signature piece to add impact in an [...]

$320.00 – $400.00