We have a number of regular sit and sew style groups and ‘at your own pace’ classes at Berry Quilt & Co. If you are looking for a regular group, read the group profiles below and you can get more details on each one in our calendar. Despite their popularity, attendance in these groups/classes does occasionally fluctuate so please contact us to see what may be available. If we have enough similar enquiries, it could be time to begin another group. Our booking and payment policies for participation in casual groups is found on our Terms and Conditions Page.
Mostly Modern Mondays
10am–3pm on the second Monday of each month. A super fun, fast and lively sit and sew group for young and young at heart, modern makers. Open to any paid up member of a Modern Quilt Guild either in Australia or OS. We have many a visiting modern quilter on this day! It’s not a formal class with tuition, just a fun social group celebrating and making all things modern! Cost is $20 per person per session. Bookings necessary to ensure availability.
Wednesday Women - Sit & Sew
Every Wednesday 10am – 3pm, rain hail or shine! A lovely relaxing sit and sew group who have been meeting for many years; not a formal class with tuition. $20 per person per session; currently fully booked – we can’t take any new regular members so please phone for waitlist availability. Or if you are visiting the area and want to calling for a day’s sewing this could be for you. There are occasional days when space allows for a visitor with a shared interest.
#StashCPR with Helen Draper
This Sit and Sew Group meets at 10am – 3pm on the First Monday of each Month. Do you have fabrics languishing in the cupboard that you think are at Death’s Door? Is your stash a little tired. Well Helen and Sharon from #stashCPR can come to the rescue. We can show you how to breathe new life into your fabrics!! Not a formal class with tuition, just a fun sit and sew social group with a couple of experienced leaders who will be sewing up a scrap storm with you. Cost is $20 per person per session includes morning tea and all day tea and coffee.
Thursday Evenings with Lisa
Every second Thursday, 7pm – 9pm, once a fortnight in school terms. Bring whatever you are working on and Lisa will help you out! Not sure what to make? Lisa specialises in getting beginners started. You can even crochet or knit. Cost $85 per term for 5 group meetings payable in advance. Places limited: please phone for availability. Occasional casual places available at $25 per meeting; please phone.
Thursday Evenings with Lisa
Every second Thursday, 7.30pm – 9.30pm. This group meets on Thursday evenings, once a fortnight, alternating with Sharon’s group, in school term time. Bring whatever you are working on and Lisa will help you out! Cost $85 per term for 5 group meetings payable in advance. Places limited: please phone for availability. Occasional Casual places available at $25 per meeting: please phone for availability.
Open Classroom HELP Sessions with Sharon
Third Thursday of each month. These sessions are for any of you who need a bit of extra assistance. From the total beginner or newbie patchworker to the rusty maker who has forgotten everything. There is no need to lock in for a term or even to come for the whole day so they are perfect for busy people. Limited to 4 in class only so that people are able to have individual attention. You will need to book and pay in advance – see Calendar for details.