Fifi's Workshops

Are you a beginner looking to learn basic patterns and techniques? Or interested in improving your skills and tackling some difficult designs? Well Fifi’s Fabricology holds a large number of workshops that cater to all skills levels and give quilting enthusiasts a chance to come together and enjoy their passion in the perfect environment.

10-Jan-2018 Learn More One Block Wonder 

One Block Wonder

Details

Date: Wednesday 10th January 2018

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am Start - 4.00pm

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $60 (Tea and Coffee provided) + requirements SOLD OUT

Join Fiona for our One Block Wonder workshop.

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh 

Requirements: 6 repeats of one fabric
 
Cutting Mat, Rotary Cutter with a new sharp blade 

Sewing Machine and Sewing Notions        
Ruler required is a 60 degree Triangle for cutting triangles

Flower Head Pins

Normal Quilting Pins

24" Quilting Ruler for cutting strips

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15-Feb-2018 Learn More Kaffe Fassett Cool Zig Zag 

Kaffe Fassett Cool Zig Zag

Details

Date: Thursday 15th February 2018

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start - 4pm

Venue: To Be Advised

Cost: $295.00 Includes Morning and Afternoon Tea BYO Lunch SOLD OUT

Join Kaffe and Brandon for a day of creating. 

The quilt Kaffe has chosen for this Workshop is "Cool Zig Zag" out of his book

"Quilts in Italy".

Kaffe Fassett Cool Zig Zag
 
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29-Nov-2017 Learn More Getting To Know Your Wedge 

Getting To Know Your Wedge

Details

Date: Wednesday 29th November, 2017

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start - 12.30pm

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $30 + Requirements SOLD OUT

Join Fiona for Getting to Know Your Wedge.

Projects you may like to make include a Turban Footstool and the Spicy Table Runner.

Requirements List for Turban Footstool

1 x 10degree Wedge Ruler, 1 x Jelly Roll or 36 x 2 1/2"strips of fabric 24 1/2"Long.

1 x 22" Invisible Zip and Invisible Zip Foot for your Sewing Machine.

Requirements List for Spicy Table Runner

1 x 9 degree Wedge Ruler, 8 Fat Quarters, 1 m - Backing and Wadding

Rotary Cutter, Sewing Machine and Sewing Notions. 

Getting To Know Your Wedge
 
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04-Nov-2017 Learn More English Paper Piecing and American Piecing 

English Paper Piecing and American Piecing

Details

Date: Saturday 4th November, 2017

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $5.00 SOLD OUT

Visit Fifi's Fabricology for this workshop with Fiona to learn English Paper Piecing.

Yvette will also be teaching American Paper Piecing.

For more information or to book your spot please send us an enquiry!

 

English Paper Piecing and American Piecing
 
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11-Nov-2017 Learn More School House 

School House

Details

Date: Saturday 11th November 2017

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start - 12.30pm

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $30/class (tea and Coffee provided) + requirements SOLD OUT

Join Kelley for our School House workshop.

Learn Patchwork techniques - ideal for beginners.

For more information or to book your spot please send us an enquiry!

School House
 
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16-Feb-2018 Learn More Kaffe Fassett Seed Packet Quilt 

Kaffe Fassett Seed Packet Quilt

Details

Date: Friday 16th February 2018

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start - 4pm.

Venue: To be Advised

Cost: $295.00 includes morning and afternoon tea - BYO Lunch SOLD OUT

Join with Kaffe and Brandon in making the Seed Packet Quilt - which is in Kaffe's "Bold Blooms" Book.

This quilt design need a really big selection of super-large-scale blooms to fussy cut for the Centre Squares and large-scale florals for the squares for the two borders.

Kaffe has used some of his fabrics from early collections together with some fabrics from Philip Jacobs and he has even a few patches cut from old clothes.

Take time to select your fabrics and make this fantastic quilt one to treasure. 

Kaffe Fassett Seed Packet Quilt
 
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15-Nov-2017 Learn More UFO Day 

UFO Day

Details

Date: Wednesday 15th November 2017

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $5.00 SOLD OUT

Use our Workshop space to complete your UFO. 

For more information or to book your spot please send us an enquiry!

UFO Day
 
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02-Dec-2017 Learn More English Paper Piecing and American Piecing. 

English Paper Piecing and American Piecing.

Details

Date: Saturday 2nd December 2017

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $5.00 SOLD OUT

Visit Fifi's Fabricology for this workshop with Fiona to learn English Paper Piecing.

Yvette will also be teaching American Paper Piecing

For more information or to book your spot please send us an enquiry!

English Paper Piecing and American Piecing.
 
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7-Dec-2017 Learn More Judy Niemeyer Project 

Judy Niemeyer Project

Details

Date: Thursday 7th December 2017

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start - 4pm

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $60.00 (Tea and Coffee provided) + requirements SOLD OUT

Learn the Judy Niemeyer method of Foundation Paper Piecing with Kelley.

There are various projects to learn - We have Table Runners, Placemats and many quilt patterns.

Requirements: Pattern, Add a Quarter Ruler, Template Plastic, Glue Stick and Refill, Large Paper Clips (38mm), Highlighter, Paper Scissors, Stapler, Large Snap Lock Bags.    

Sewing Machine, Rotary Cutter and Ruler, Sewing Notions


 

Judy Niemeyer Project
 
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14-Feb-2018 Learn More Kaffe Fassett Lecture 

Kaffe Fassett Lecture

Details

Date: Wednesday 14th February 2018

Time: 10am - 2pm at Currumbin RSL

Venue: The Curumbin RSL, 165 Duringan Street, Currumbin

Cost: $60.00 includes Light Refreshments. SOLD OUT

We welcome Kaffe and Brandon to the Gold Coast - please join us for a lecture and trunk show.

The Lecture will be held at The Currumbin RSL, 165 Duringan St, Currumbin QLD 4223. 

 

 

 

Kaffe Fassett Lecture
 
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23-Nov-2017 Learn More Reproduction Day 

Reproduction Day

Details

Date: Thursday 23rd November 2017

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $5.00 SOLD OUT

Join a group of ladies to work on your own reproduction projects.

Requirements List:

Sewing Notions and Fabrics as needed for your own project.


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09-Nov-2017 Learn More Judy Neimeyer Project 

Judy Neimeyer Project

Details

Date: Thursday 9th November 2017

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start - 4.00pm

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $60.00 SOLD OUT

Learn the Judy Niemeyer method of Foundation Paper Piecing with Kelley.

There are various projects to learn - We have Table Runners, Placemats and many quilt patterns.

Requirements: Pattern, Add a Quarter Ruler, Template Plastic, Glue Stick and Refill, Large Paper Clips (38mm), Highlighter, Paper Scissors, Stapler, Large Snap Lock Bags.

Sewing Machine, Rotary Cutter and Ruler, Sewing Notions

Judy Neimeyer Project
 
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25-Nov-2017 Learn More Delilah 

Delilah

Details

Date: Saturday 25th November, 2017

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start - lunch time

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $5.00 plus Requirements SOLD OUT

We are having a gathering of all Delilah Participants.

Come and get ideas and tips from others doing this BOM Project. 

Ladies this will be the last gathering for the Year - see you all on Saturday 13th Jan 2018 

 

 

Delilah
 
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13-Jan-2018 Learn More Delilah 

Delilah

Details

Date: Saturday 13th January 2018

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start - lunch time

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $5.00 + Requirements SOLD OUT

We are having a gathering of Delilah Participants.

Any questions you have will be answered on this morning.

Come and meet others doing this BOM.

Delilah
 
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06-Nov-2017 Learn More Sit and Sew Day 

Sit and Sew Day

Details

Date: Monday 6th November, 2017

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start - lunch time

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $5.00 SOLD OUT

Bring your own project and join in a group and enjoy making and sharing your projects.

Sit and Sew Day
 
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04-Dec-2017 Learn More Sit and Sew Day 

Sit and Sew Day

Details

Date: Monday 4th December, 2017

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start - lunch time

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $5.00 SOLD OUT

Bring your own project and join in a group and enjoy making and sharing your projects.

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01-Dec-2017 Learn More Marti Michell Log Cabin Workshop 

Marti Michell Log Cabin Workshop

Details

Date: Friday December 1st, 2017

Time: 9.00 for 9.30am start - 1pm

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $40.00 plus requirements (tea and coffee provided) SOLD OUT

Join Fiona for this Log Cabin Quilt Workshop 

We will be creating a Log Cabin from Marti Michell's Log Cabin ABC's book.

We will also be using her favourite Log Cabin Ruler.

Requirements List

4 Fat Quarters - 1 dark, 2 medium and 1 light

Marti Michell's Log Cabin Ruler 8038 (available at Fifis)

Marti Michell's Log Cabin ABC's book

24"Ruler

Rotary Cutter

Sewing Machine and Sewing Notions. 

Marti Michell Log Cabin Workshop
 
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16-Nov-2017 Learn More Lets Get Organised - Catch All Caddy 

Lets Get Organised - Catch All Caddy

Details

Date: Thursday 16th November, 2017

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am - 12.30

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $30.00 (Tea and Coffee provided) + Requirements SOLD OUT

You'll love this over-sized, sturdy caddy with lots of easy-to-access slip pockets and dividers to hold and organise all your supplies.

Requirements

Main Fabric - 1M

Lining Fabric - 1 M

Contrasting Fabric - 1 M

By Annies Soft and Stable - 18" x 58"

Mid Weight Fusible Interfacing - 10" x 25"

1 1/2" Strapping - Four x 10" Pieces

Zipper - Handbag Zipper Prefered - 9" or longer.

1 1/2"Hardware - Four Rectangle Rings

Sewing Machine and Sewing Notions

Rotary Cutter and Ruler

 

 

 

 

Lets Get Organised - Catch All Caddy
 
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30-Nov-2017 Learn More Lets Get Organised - A Place for Everything - Day 1 

Lets Get Organised - A Place for Everything - Day 1

Details

Date: Thursday 30th November 2017

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am - 12.30

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $30.00 (Tea and Coffee provided) + Requirements SOLD OUT

You'll love this spacious organiser with lots of zippered pockets to hold everything you need.

The case features a padded handle at the top for easy carrying. A double-slide zipper closure provides safe, secure storage and easy access to all your supplies.

Removable pocket pages with pocket arrangements in four styles feature zippered pockets to hold all your supplies, electronic gear, or other treasures.

The clear vinyl pockets provide an easy view of everything in the bag.

Supplies Needed

Main Fabric (body of bag, pocket pages lining)  -  1.25m

Lining Fabric (lining of bag)  -  1.25m

Contrasting Fabric (binding for bag and pages, carrying handle, zipper pulls) - 1m

Soft and Stable 1m x 1.5m

Clear Heavyweight Vinyl (pockets) 40cm x 1.40m

Mesh Fabric (inner back pocket) 35cm x 50cm

Zippers - Handbag Zippers Preferred

Body of Bag - 1 x 38" or longer double sided luggage style zipper

Zippered Pockets - 1 x 12"or longer per pocket

 

1/2" Hook and Loop Fasteners (Velcro) - 2 Metres

Plexiglass, foam core or heavy cardboard 10cm x 20cm

Sewing Machine and Sewing Notions.

Zipper Foot and Walking Foot

Rotary Cutter and Ruler

Lets Get Organised - A Place for Everything - Day 1
 
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07-Dec-2017 Learn More Lets Get Organised - A Place for Everything - Day 2 

Lets Get Organised - A Place for Everything - Day 2

Details

Date: Thursday 7th December 2017

Time: 9.00 am for 9.30am start - 12.30

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $30.00 (Tea and Coffee provided) + Requirements SOLD OUT

Bring your Project that you have started on Day 1 30th November and we will complete your Bag today.

Lets Get Organised - A Place for Everything - Day 2
 
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17-Nov-2017 Learn More Hand Stitching at Fifis 

Hand Stitching at Fifis

Details

Date: Friday 17th November, 2017

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start - 1 pm

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $5.00 + Requirements SOLD OUT

Join in our Stitchery Group and enjoy the company of other while stitching.

Hand Stitching at Fifis
 
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10-Nov-2017 Learn More Tilda Fox 

Tilda Fox

Details

Date: Friday 10th November, 2017

Time: 9.00am for 9.30am start - 12.30pm

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $30.00 + Kit $40 SOLD OUT

We are making the Tilda Fox with a Kit available at Fifi's. 

This Fox is made with the Harvest Range from Tilda Fabrics

Tilda Fox
 
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23-Nov-2017 Learn More Lamp Making Workshop 

Lamp Making Workshop

Details

Date: Thursday 23rd November, 2017

Time: 1pm - 4pm

Venue: 1/18 Township Drive, West Burleigh

Cost: $30.00 + Requirements SOLD OUT

Join with Sue to  make a fantastic Lamp Shade to match your own Home Decor.

Workshop Requirements:

Fabric and Kit

Kits include the Rings, Double Sided Tape, and Paper.

They come in Three Sizes

20cm  - $25

30cm - $26

40cm - $50

 

 

Lamp Making Workshop
 
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