Lampshade Tutorial
ONLINE
Thursday 9 March 2023

Online

This workshop is a demonstration workshop. This is like a "try before you buy" way of learning how to make a lampshade. This is your opportunity to see how easy it is to make a lampshade before you buy a kit from our online store. Our kits come with very comprehensive instructions and are easy [...]

$25.00

ModularME Neckline Excursion
FACE-TO-FACE Session
Saturday 11 March

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

This workshop is designed for makers keen to work in a group setting on the V Neck, Scoop Neck and Roll Collar Modules. What’s covered in this workshop? This session includes a detailed explanation and demonstration of: how to change the ModularME neckline to a V Neck how to change the ModularME neckline to a [...]

$95.00

Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Friday 17 March 2023

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

Visit us and enjoy 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 [...]

$110.00

ModularME Yoke and Pleat Excursion
FACE-TO-FACE Session
Saturday 18 March

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

This workshop is designed for makers keen to work in a group setting on the modules included in the Yoke and Pleat Excursion. Highline Yoke Midline Yoke Gathered Bodice or Skirt Pleat Slice It and Dice It What’s covered in this workshop? This session includes a detailed explanation and demonstration of: how to create the [...]

$95.00

Tapered Wavy Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 18 March 2023

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

Learn how to create your very own tapered wavy lampshade with bias trim. There is no sewing involved in this workshop. This lampshade is made using our self adhesive BondLUX and is constructed using the same techniques as our regular lampshades. These shades are often referred to as Bonded lampshades as the fabric is bonded [...]

$125.00

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

Lior Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 25 March

Lior Designs Samford Lifestyle Centre, 225 Mt Glorious Rd, Samford Valley, Queensland

Join Sarah from Lior Designs and Julie from Ministry of Handmade and create your own beautiful drum lampshade using industry- standard materials and techniques while enjoying a glass or two of bubbles! Venue: Lior Designs, Samford Lifestyle Centre, 225 Mt Glorious Rd, Samford Valley (located in the old white cottage as you enter the Lifestyle [...]

$135.00

ModularME Day Trip
FACE-TO-FACE Fit Session
Sunday 26 March

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

ModularME Day Trip (Previously known as the ModularME Fit Session) Learn how to get the fit right on your ModularME pattern with Julie Hillier, the pattern developer. You will learn how to create your customised ModularMe GO-TO Pattern so that you are ready to start sewing some fabulous ModularME clothes incorporating our fabulous 17 modules. [...]

$95.00

Tapered Wavy Lampshade Tutorial
ONLINE
Thursday 30 March 2023

Online

This workshop is a demonstration workshop. This is like a "try before you buy" way of learning how to make a lampshade. This is your opportunity to see how easy it is to make a lampshade before you buy a kit from our online store. Our kits come with very comprehensive instructions and are easy [...]

$25.00

Tapered Wavy Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Friday 31 March 2023

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

Learn how to create your very own tapered wavy lampshade with bias trim. There is no sewing involved in this workshop. This lampshade is made using our self adhesive BondLUX and is constructed using the same techniques as our regular lampshades. These shades are often referred to as Bonded lampshades as the fabric is bonded [...]

$125.00

Introduction to Sewing
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 1 April 2023

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

Sewing is a life skill! More and more people are interested in learning the skills to help them: create their own clothing repair and adjust existing garments make their 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 own [...]

$105.00

Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday 2 April 2023

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

Visit us and enjoy 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 [...]

$110.00

Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Friday 14 April 2023

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

Visit us and enjoy 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 [...]

$110.00

Zip Purse or Foldover Zippered Clutch
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 15 April 2023

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

Jump into purse making with this easy session! You’ll learn the basics of creating zippered purses - stitching zips, working with wadding, adding a lining, creating a box corner. There are lots of great sewing skills to learn in this workshop…skills that can be transferred to other projects…..skills that can build your confidence!!! Imagine tailoring [...]

$105.00

Lampshade Tutorial
ONLINE
Wednesday 19 April 2023

Online

This workshop is a demonstration workshop. This is like a "try before you buy" way of learning how to make a lampshade. This is your opportunity to see how easy it is to make a lampshade before you buy a kit from our online store. Our kits come with very comprehensive instructions and are easy [...]

$25.00

ModularME GO-TO Pattern Session
FACE-TO-FACE
Saturday 22 April

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

ModularME GO-TO Pattern Session (Previously known as the ModularME Fit Session) Learn how to get the fit right on your ModularME pattern with Julie Hillier, the pattern developer. You will learn how to create your customised ModularME GO-TO Pattern so that you are ready to start sewing some fabulous ModularME clothes incorporating our fabulous 17 [...]

$95.00

Introduction to Crochet
FACE-TO-FACE workshop
Sunday 23 April 2023

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

Whip up a blanket! Are you yarning to learn something new? (Pun intended). Something to potter away at while sitting in the corner of the couch with a cuppa? This workshop will be held in our studio, and due to COVID restrictions we have restricted the number of attendees. We will also ask you to [...]

$70.00

Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday 23 April 2023

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

Visit us and enjoy 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 [...]

$110.00

Customised Nicci Dress
Face to Face Workshop
Saturday 29 April 2023

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

The beauty of ModularME is that you can create your own looks by combining different modules. We have generated lots of sample garments by combining the modules. Without doubt the most popular combination has been what we call the Nicci Dress. In this new session you’ll learn all the measurements and proportions to create your [...]

$65.00

Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday 30 April 2023

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

Visit us and enjoy 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 [...]

$110.00

Introduction to Sewing
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 6 May 2023

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

Sewing is a life skill! More and more people are interested in learning the skills to help them: create their own clothing repair and adjust existing garments make their 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 own [...]

$105.00

Designer Fabric Flange Edged Cushions
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 6 May 2023

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

Designer fabric Flange Edge Cushion Using one of our specially curated kits, create a cushion that is a step above the ordinary in this workshop. Combine pieces of designer linens and cottons and learn how to create a stunning one-off cushion. As a bonus, flange edge creates interest and personality without the fuss and added [...]

$115.00

Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Friday 12 May 2023

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

Visit us and enjoy 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 [...]

$110.00

Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 13 May 2023

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

Visit us and enjoy 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 [...]

$110.00

ModularME Sleeve Excursion
Face to Face Workshop
Saturday 20 May 2023

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

Cooler weather has started to arrive! What a perfect time to start stitching some ModularME clothes with longer sleeves. We have a number of modules that make it easy to modify your sleeve lengths to add extra warmth! This session will show you how to: Incorporate the sleeve modules into your sewing Adapt the sleeve [...]

$95.00

ModularME – Open Sewing Session
Face to Face Workshop
Sunday 21 May 2023

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

Come play with ModularME!! Learn how to combine several ModularME modules to create your own unique garments. Who is this session for?  This session is designed for any maker who has the ModularME pattern* and Modules* and is keen to start using/combining the modules to create unique garments. Using our ModularME samples as inspiration as [...]

$90.00

Pleated Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday 21 May 2023

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

Exclusive NEW Ministry of Handmade techniques. Pleated lampshades are such a beautiful classic look! Traditionally made on a frame with a fabric outer and lining, these shades were exacting and time-consuming to make. We have simplified and streamlined the process to make it easier for you to achieve fabulous results in a fraction of the [...]

$125.00

Lampshade Tutorial
ONLINE
Thursday 25 May 2023

Online

This workshop is a demonstration workshop. This is like a "try before you buy" way of learning how to make a lampshade. This is your opportunity to see how easy it is to make a lampshade before you buy a kit from our online store. Our kits come with very comprehensive instructions and are easy [...]

$25.00

Tapered Wavy Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 27 May 2023

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

Learn how to create your very own tapered wavy lampshade with bias trim. There is no sewing involved in this workshop. This lampshade is made using our self adhesive BondLUX and is constructed using the same techniques as our regular lampshades. These shades are often referred to as Bonded lampshades as the fabric is bonded [...]

$125.00

Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday 28 May 2023

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

Visit us and enjoy 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 [...]

$110.00

Piped Cushions
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday 11 June 2023

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

Piped cushions are so good! In this workshop you will learn to created beautiful piping to create that professional finish to your cushions. 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 [...]

$105.00

Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday 11 June 2023

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

Visit us and enjoy 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 [...]

$110.00

Lampshade Tutorial
ONLINE
Wednesday 14 June 2023

Online

This workshop is a demonstration workshop. This is like a "try before you buy" way of learning how to make a lampshade. This is your opportunity to see how easy it is to make a lampshade before you buy a kit from our online store. Our kits come with very comprehensive instructions and are easy [...]

$25.00

Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Friday 16 June 2023

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

Visit us and enjoy 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 [...]

$110.00

Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday 18 June 2023

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

Visit us and enjoy 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 [...]

$110.00

Lampshade Tutorial
ONLINE
Thursday 22 June 2023

Online

This workshop is a demonstration workshop. This is like a "try before you buy" way of learning how to make a lampshade. This is your opportunity to see how easy it is to make a lampshade before you buy a kit from our online store. Our kits come with very comprehensive instructions and are easy [...]

$25.00

Introduction to Sewing
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 24 June 2023

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

Sewing is a life skill! More and more people are interested in learning the skills to help them: create their own clothing repair and adjust existing garments make their 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 own [...]

$105.00

Crochet Squares
FACE-to-FACE workshop
Sunday 25 June 2023

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

Come along 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 [...]

$70.00

Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Friday 30 June 2023

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

Visit us and enjoy 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 [...]

$110.00

Lined Tote Bag
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 1 July

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

Fabulous, practical, stylish and unique! Learn the basics of tote bag making, including box corners and an internal pocket. And then, once you have a handle (sorry for the pun) on the techniques, play around with the proportions to create bags to suit you and your needs! This project is perfect for creating gifts… and [...]

$105.00

Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday 2 July 2023

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

Visit us and enjoy 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 [...]

$110.00

Lampshade Tutorial
ONLINE
Wednesday 5 July 2023

Online

This workshop is a demonstration workshop. This is like a "try before you buy" way of learning how to make a lampshade. This is your opportunity to see how easy it is to make a lampshade before you buy a kit from our online store. Our kits come with very comprehensive instructions and are easy [...]

$25.00

ModularME – Nicci Dress
Online Tutorial
Thursday 6 July 2023

Online

Learn how to make the Nicci Dress We’ll cover step-by-step what is involved in creating this fabulous style. Register to: Watch live and participate in the Q & A Access the recording and PDF work sheets if the date and time don’t work for you Features of this dress: V Neck Module Mid Line Yoke [...]

$5.00

Gingham Crochet Throw
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 8 July

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

Gingham Crochet Throw Gingham check is a classic design that originated in 18th century and is still widely included in fashion through to home decor today. The gingham pattern lends itself so well to this luxurious wool blanket. In this workshop you'll learn the stitches and techniques specifically required to create a gingham crocheted blanket. [...]

$80.00

Debra Hood x Hero and Rocket Lamps
FACE-to-FACE Workshop
Friday 21 July

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

Rocket and Hero Lamps with Debra Hood Art Panels We love a great collaboration! Join us for this very special workshop event that celebrates Brisbane artist Debra Hood! Take the stunning streetscape art of Debra Hood, and marry it with a unique lamp base system designed and built in Brisbane. Right there you have a [...]

$295.00

Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday 23 July 2023

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

Visit us and enjoy 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 [...]

$110.00

Lampshade Tutorial
ONLINE
Wednesday 26 July 2023

Online

This workshop is a demonstration workshop. This is like a "try before you buy" way of learning how to make a lampshade. This is your opportunity to see how easy it is to make a lampshade before you buy a kit from our online store. Our kits come with very comprehensive instructions and are easy [...]

$25.00

Muckadilla Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Saturday 5 August 2023

Muckadilla Hall 49093 Warrego Highway, Muckadilla, QLD, Australia

Yes - we are bringing our lampshade workshop to Muckadilla! Not only that, we are bringing a trailer full of our favourite fabrics. So get ready for some creative fun! We use the same techniques that the professional lampshade makers use . . . no sewing, no glueing! Check our Lampshade Inspiration Gallery Create your [...]

$120.00

Muckadilla Lampshades
FACE-TO-FACE Workshop
Sunday Morning 6 August 2023

Muckadilla Hall 49093 Warrego Highway, Muckadilla, QLD, Australia

Yes - we are bringing our lampshade workshop to Muckadilla! Not only that, we are bringing a trailer full of our favourite fabrics. So get ready for some creative fun! We use the same techniques that the professional lampshade makers use . . . no sewing, no glueing! Create your own professional standard [...]

$120.00