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Beginner's Advent Calendar Workshop - Wednesday 14th November 10am-1pm


Join us at our new shop and learn how to make your very own advent calendar for Christmas! 

In this workshop designed for beginners, you will learn how to make up a simple advent calendar using an advent panel. Ideal for those with limited sewing experience and those who want to build their confidence, it features lots of straight line sewing plus basic backing and binding skills.

Essential info

Teacher: Angela of My Sewing Box

Location: My Sewing Box, 38 Kinson Road, Bournemouth BH10 4AL

Date & time: Wednesday 14th November, 10am-1pm

Places available: 4

You will need to bring:

  • Christmas advent panel (available in store/online)
  • Backing fabric to fit your panel (approx 80x55cm)
  • Wadding  to fit your panel (approx 80x55cm)
  • 3m matching bias binding
  • Co-ordinating thread
  • A notebook and pen - if you want to make notes!

You can bring your own sewing machine if PAT tested, or you can use one of ours - whichever you prefer.

All supplies will be available to purchase on the day - if you wish to do so, please arrive 20 minutes early to choose and purchase your supplies.

Please arrive 10 minutes early to the class to give you plenty of time to get set up and settled in!

Please note: we do have disabled access to the shop, however we do not have a disabled toilet available on the premises. 

We require to pay the full amount for the class upfront to book your space, by adding this to your basket and checking out. Please provide your full name, email address and telephone number so we can contact you if necessary - your order confirmation email can be used as proof of your booking. 


We have the right to cancel a class if it doesn't meet our minimum class size - this is to ensure you have a great experience, as well as to make classes viable for us. We will make every effort to run a class if we think we can!

If we do have to cancel, we will contact you by telephone or email one week before the class is due to go ahead. If we have to cancel, you will be offered a full refund or to book onto a different class.

If you want to cancel, you must give us 3 weeks notice, at which point you will be given a refund in full. If you cancel with less than 3 weeks notice we may not be able to offer you a refund, unless we are able to fill your space.