Category Archives: Guest Tutors & Speakers

Talk on 20thC Fashion History at MIY Workshop

Are you interested in fashion history?

My colleague Suzanne Rowland will be teaching a 10 week course on 20th Century Fashion History at Worthing Museum starting in September.  If you can’t get to the course or would like to find out a bit more, Suzanne is doing a talk at MIY Workshop on Monday 15th July from 7pm-8.30pm, where you will also be to look and handle samples of clothing, accessories and old magazines from  Suzanne’s own collection

Suzanne is a very knowledgeable and experienced teacher, not to mention highly skilled costume maker!  She regularly gives talks about fashion history at local museums, teaches Costume Design in Hastings and is a regular contributor of projects to Making magazine.

Tickets will be £5 per person and numbers are limited to just 15.  When they’re gone, they’re gone!  To book your place contact Wendy at MIY Workshop on post[at] or ring 01273 693451 or 775951.

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Learn to crochet at MIY Workshop

Julia Hincks is running her successful beginners crochet workshop again on Saturday 10th November.

Crochet is easy to learn once you’ve cracked the basics and is the perfect portable craft.  It will also keep your hands busy on those long winter nights in front of the telly….!

Places are limited to 6, the workshop runs from 10.30am to 4pm and is £40.

Get in touch on miyworkshop[at] or 01273 775951 or 693451 to book your place.


2 more Guest Tutors for MIY Workshop

Sally Goodyer who is a whizz at machine embroidery and Suzanne Rowland a specialist in fashion history and experienced costume maker are both doing weekend workshops at MIY Workshop.

Full details here (workshops are in date order).