CARD MAKING CLASS
Book ahead

Every Tuesday from 10.30am to 1pm
£15 per class or £50 for 4 classes

Would you like to try card making? Our classes will show you how!
Each week you will create 2 cards using different techniques and everything you need will be provided for you - just bring yourself! 
Spaces are limited to 8 per class.

Each class costs £15 per person or you can book 4 sessions in advance for just £50.

Contact Sara or Jon on 01273 321959 ext. 52 to book your place.

KNIT AND NATTER
Drop-in

Every Friday & Saturday from 10am to 2pm

Join our Knit And Natter group for the opportunity to spend some time with like minded creative people who enjoy using yarn. 
Spaces are limited to 8 per class.

We have both knitters and those who love to crochet.

It is a social group with all levels of ability, so whether you are experienced or just starting, feel free to drop in.

For more information please call 01273 321 959

A Naughty Knitted Noel
Christmas Book signing


Friday, 20th December
12 – 2:30 pm  
FREE Event 

Come and meet the wonderful knitting extraordinaire Sarah Simi, the creator, director and producer of the Christmas Book: Nudinits, a Naughty Knitted Noel! This knitting pattern book is cramped packed with over 25 naughty knitting patterns to decorate your home. The book is also packed full of all the usual innuendo and fun you’d expect from nudinits so even if you’re not a knitter you’ll still have a good time with it in your hands.

Perfect for knitting fans looking for something slightly different, this hardcover book is packed with double entendres, and is bound to raise eyebrows.

The author will be also signing the books in the following stores : Tunbridge Wells, (Friday 13th Dec) Winchester, (Saturday 14th Dec) Chichester, (Sunday 15th Dec) Eastbourne, (Saturday 21st Dec) Canterbury, (Sunday 22nd Dec) - You can register to attend here

Or for more info, visit our Events Facebook Page

 

A Naughty Knitted Noel
Christmas Book signing


Sunday, 22nd December
12 – 2:30 pm  
FREE Event 

Come and meet the wonderful knitting extraordinaire Sarah Simi, the creator, director and producer of the Christmas Book: Nudinits, a Naughty Knitted Noel! This knitting pattern book is cramped packed with over 25 naughty knitting patterns to decorate your home. The book is also packed full of all the usual innuendo and fun you’d expect from nudinits so even if you’re not a knitter you’ll still have a good time with it in your hands.

Perfect for knitting fans looking for something slightly different, this hardcover book is packed with double entendres, and is bound to raise eyebrows.

The author will be also signing the books in the following stores : Tunbridge Wells, (Friday 13th Dec) Winchester, (Saturday 14th Dec) Chichester, (Sunday 15th Dec) Brighton, (Friday 20th Dec) Eastbourne, (Saturday 21st Dec) Register to attend here

For more info, visit our Events Facebook Page

 

KNIT & NATTER
Drop-in


Every Friday from 9am - 12pm 
Free to attend 

There is nothing better than knitting together with a whole bunch of yarn lovers who share your passion for beautiful handmade projects. We're not a knitting class so please bring your own project and material.

Even if you haven't started knitting yet but would like some advice on how and where to begin, you are welcome to join this group. These are drop-in sessions so no booking required. Please head to the first floor in the dress department.

A Naughty Knitted Noel
Christmas Book signing


Sunday, 15th December
12 – 2:30 pm  
FREE Event 

Come and meet the wonderful knitting extraordinaire Sarah Simi, the creator, director and producer of the Christmas Book: Nudinits, a Naughty Knitted Noel! This knitting pattern book is cramped packed with over 25 naughty knitting patterns to decorate your home. The book is also packed full of all the usual innuendo and fun you’d expect from nudinits so even if you’re not a knitter you’ll still have a good time with it in your hands.

Perfect for knitting fans looking for something slightly different, this hardcover book is packed with double entendres, and is bound to raise eyebrows.

The author will be also signing the books in the following stores : Tunbridge Wells, (Friday, 13th Dec) Winchester, (Saturday 14th Dec) Brighton, (Friday 20th Dec) Eastbourne, (Saturday 21st Dec) Canterbury, (Sunday 22nd Dec) Register to attend here

For more info, visit our Events Facebook Page

 

A Naughty Knitted Noel
Christmas Book signing


Saturday, 21st December
12 – 2:30 pm  
FREE Event 

Come and meet the wonderful knitting extraordinaire Sarah Simi, the creator, director and producer of the Christmas Book: Nudinits, a Naughty Knitted Noel! This knitting pattern book is cramped packed with over 25 naughty knitting patterns to decorate your home. The book is also packed full of all the usual innuendo and fun you’d expect from nudinits so even if you’re not a knitter you’ll still have a good time with it in your hands.

Perfect for knitting fans looking for something slightly different, this hardcover book is packed with double entendres, and is bound to raise eyebrows.

The author will be also signing the books in the following stores : Tunbridge Wells, (Friday 13th Dec) Winchester, (Saturday 14th Dec) Chichester, (Sunday 15th Dec) Brighton, (Friday 20th Dec) Canterbury, (Sunday 22nd Dec) - Register to attend here

For more info, visit our Events Facebook Page

 

DRESSMAKING CLASS
Book ahead

Every Tuesday from 5.30pm to 7.30pm
£70 per class
Starts: 11th February - 3rd March

A friendly class with a very approachable tutor, no question too small. Our tutor, Dawn, will help build your confidence whilst guiding you through making a dress/skirt or even a shirt, for child or adult to suit your skill level.
Each week you will create 2 cards using different techniques and everything you need will be provided for you - just bring yourself! 
Spaces are limited to 8 per class.

The 4 weeks include: Choosing a pattern suited to your skill level, then the appropriate fabric to make it (these are at an additional cost but you get 1O% OFF). You will be taught how to lay out the pattern and cut it, understand the pattern, learn various sewing techniques.

Equipment needed: Basic dress making kit: scissors, chalk /pencil, pins, tape measure, stitch un-picker, sewing machine where possible so we can help you with any problems that arise (we can provide one though if needed).

Contact Ann-Marie on 01323 410428 Ext 52. to book your place. Please ask in store for a printed copy of a suggested equipment list and further information.


FREE MOTION MACHINE EMBROIDERY
Book ahead

Every Monday from 10am to 12pm
£65 per class
Starts: 3rd February – 24th February

Would you like to learn how to do freemotion embroidery on a sewing machine?
Sign up for our friendly 4 week course and learn with Gill, our experienced talented tutor. 
Contact Ann-Marie 01323 410428 ext 52. to book your place.

You will be given a printed copy of equipment needed for this course.

 

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There are currently no scheduled events. For updates, sign up to our newsletter or follow our Facebook page. 

 

A Naughty Knitted Noel
Christmas Book signing


Friday, 13th December
12 – 2:30 pm  
FREE Event 

Come and meet the wonderful knitting extraordinaire Sarah Simi, the creator, director and producer of the Christmas Book: Nudinits, a Naughty Knitted Noel! This knitting pattern book is cramped packed with over 25 naughty knitting patterns to decorate your home. The book is also packed full of all the usual innuendo and fun you’d expect from nudinits so even if you’re not a knitter you’ll still have a good time with it in your hands.

Perfect for knitting fans looking for something slightly different, this hardcover book is packed with double entendres, and is bound to raise eyebrows.

The author will be also signing the books in the following stores : Winchester, (Saturday 14th Dec) Chichester, (Sunday 15th Dec) Brighton, (Friday 20th Dec) Eastbourne, (Saturday 21st Dec) Canterbury, (Sunday 22nd Dec) - Register to attend here

For more info, visit our Events Facebook Page

 

SEWING DEMOS WITH LIZZY CURTIS
FREE EVENT

Saturday, 7th December
10am-4pm

Come and get your fabric die cutting on! We're very lucky to have YouTube Crafting personality, Lizzy Curtis, coming into our Winchester store to show off her skills using the super-duper Gemini fabric die cutting machine as well as demonstrating what to make them into.
There will be lots of demos throughout the day! We'll be making patchwork, bags and a lot more!  

We also have 3 for 2 on all dies on offer all day!

For more information contact the store on 01962 843 355 ext 4.

A Naughty Knitted Noel
Christmas Book signing


Saturday, 14th December
12 – 2:30 pm  
FREE Event 

Come and meet the wonderful knitting extraordinaire Sarah Simi, the creator, director and producer of the Christmas Book: Nudinits, a Naughty Knitted Noel! This knitting pattern book is cramped packed with over 25 naughty knitting patterns to decorate your home. The book is also packed full of all the usual innuendo and fun you’d expect from nudinits so even if you’re not a knitter you’ll still have a good time with it in your hands.

Perfect for knitting fans looking for something slightly different, this hardcover book is packed with double entendres, and is bound to raise eyebrows.

The author will be also signing the books in the following stores : Tunbridge Wells, (Friday 13th Dec) Chichester, (Sunday 15th Dec) Brighton, (Friday 20th Dec) Eastbourne, (Saturday 21st Dec) Canterbury, (Sunday 22nd Dec) - Register to attend here

For more info, visit our Events Facebook Page

 

The Big Draw Festival
This is a FREE charity event


Monday, 16th & Wednesday 18th December
10am – 4pm  
Donations in aid of Naomi House Children's Hospice 

Whether you are an aspiring animator, a disastrous drawer, an awesome artist or a doodling dreamer, join us and get drawing with hundreds of other fellow artists. This worldwide festival has over 400,000 participants, in over 1,000 events across more than 25 countries, and this year, the Closs & Hamblin event is supporting Naomi House & Jacksplace! All you need to do is turn up on the day and start drawing! Tutor, Helen Talbot, will be there to help you discover your hidden talents. All materials will be supplied in return for suggested donations to Naomi House & Jacksplace.

Enjoy a day of drawing and support your local hospices this Autumn at the Big Draw Festival. Look forward to seeing you there!.

For more info, visit our Events Facebook Page

 

There are currently no other events in other Closs & Hamblin stores. For updates, sign up to our newsletter or follow our Facebook page.

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