Here is where you will find a list our lessons and workshops that we are hosting during the year. I will update this page when we added new lessons and workshops. Bookings are essential for all sessions and deposits need to be paid on booking. On booking and payment of deposit you will receive the workshop requirements list.  Note: Your deposit/workshop fee is non-refundable if you don’t turn up on the day of the workshop.  Please make sure you know the workshop/classes start and finishing times, so you can get the most out of your workshop time.
All classes and workshops are held in store at 7 Wasleys Rd Mallala, South Australia Ph 08 8527 2120 unless marked.

We do have a hot weather policy in place, if temperatures reach 40 degrees Celsius or a Catastrophic fire ban day is issued, please contact the shop to see if the workshop is going ahead. Some workshops will go ahead if a special teacher has been booked. 

Project Uninterrupted is our Sit, Sew & Chat sessions which is on the first Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the month. Friday sessions are on the 3rd June, 1st July & 5th August. 10am – 3.30pm $20

Saturday sessions are on the 4th June, 2nd July & 6th August.  10am-2pm $15

Sunday sessions are on the 5th June, 3rd July & 7th August. Time is 10 am- 2pm, $15 per session to be paid on the day. No teacher, you work on your own project. If you need help, book yourself into a Patchwork 101 session. Bring your lunch and sewing. Tea, coffee and water are included.   If you bring projects that require a teacher’s assistance you will be charged the Patchwork 101 price.

Patchwork & Quilting 101– this class is suitable for everyone, no matter what you are working on. Perfect if you are stuck on something as a teacher is in attendance or want to start something new.  The Friday sessions are on every Friday except the 1st Friday of the Month 10 am – 1pm. $30 per session. The Saturday sessions are on the 9th April, 14th May, 11th June & 9th July. Session times 10.00 am–1 pm $30 per session.

Freestyling Ruler work Quilting Workshop – These workshops are for all skill levels. New to ruler work quilting I can teach you the basics from setting up your machine to the more advance levels where you bring a basted project and looking at how to quilt the project with the rulers you have and introduce you to new rulers. Check below for dates. You can do Ruler work in the Patchwork 101 session if I am running the session.

Expand your Knowledge Workshops- There will be a variety of projects on offer along with different techniques on different days. Expand your knowledge with these workshops.    Cost will vary depending on the workshop and who is teaching the workshop. Generally, 10 am to 3 pm but it will depend on the workshop.  Check over the page for workshop dates.

Quiltworx 101 Monthly Workshops. Mainly on the fourth Saturday of the month 10am-3pm. This is the session for all things Quiltworx. If you have started something that you need extra help, or you need Quiltworx homework time.  These sessions are $60 10am -3pm. There will be a Technique of the month Series plus other projects over the course of the year. 2022 Technique of the month is Coral Reef. Dates are Sat 30th April, 28th May, 25th June, 23rd July, 27th August, 24th September & 22nd October.


Sun 15th May– 3-yard Quilt Workshop- Join us for a fun day with the 3-yard Quilt book. Select one of 8 patterns and make a quilt top in a day. $80 workshop fee and includes a 3-yard quilt book. Fabric bundles available starting at $50.

Sat 21st-Sun 22nd May– Coral Reef Part 4 -9.30-4pm

Sun 29th May– Orphan Block Workshop. Do you have blocks not used or left-overs or test blocks you haven’t use? In this workshop we are go turn these blocks into scrappy quilts. $50 workshop fee bring your orphan blocks and fabric from your stash or purchase fabric to go with your blocks.


Sat 18th June- Quiltworx Coral Reef Part 5 – 9.30-4pm

Sun 26th June– Quiltworx Coral Reef Part 5 9.30-4pm


Sat 16th- Sun 17th July- Coral Reef Part 6 – 9.30- 4pm

Sun 24th July– Christmas in July project with Christmas morning/afternoon tea Details to follow.

Sat 30th July- Introduction to By Annie Patterns. We will be making the Easy Does It Bag. 10am- 4pm $60 workshop Kit extra.


Tues 2nd- 4th August– Quiltworx Crimson Poppy Retreat- at Sew Delightful Quilters Retreat, Burra. -Full-

Fri 12th-14th August-The Sewing, Stitching & Handcraft Show- Adelaide Showgrounds, Wayville. The shop will be closed over these 3 days.

Sat 20th- Sun 21st August- Quiltworx Coral Reef Part 7 – 9.30-4pm

Sun 28th August– Clam Up Bag Workshop- By Annie Pattern & workshop fee $60 10 am – 3 pm Fabric kit is extra.

Small Clam Up


Tue 13th- 15th September– Anything Goes Retreat – at Sew Delightful Quilters Retreat Burra – Full-

Sat 17th September Quiltworx Crimson Poppy Workshop Part 1 -9.30am -4pm Pattern -$80 Workshop Fee $80. Kit Extra but if purchased through Cynthia’s Ark you receive 20% off the cost.

Sun 18th September- Quiltworx Crimson Poppy Workshop Part 1 -9.30am -4pm Pattern -$80 Workshop Fee $80. Kit Extra but if purchased through Cynthia’s Ark you receive 20% off the cost.

Crimson Poppy Pieced by Cynthia Woodham Quilted by Valerie Slater

Sun 25th September– Freestyling Rulerwork- Learn the basics or advanced techniques of rulerwork in these sessions. $60 workshop fee.


Tues 11th- 13th October – Anything Goes Retreat- held at Sew Delightful Retreat Centre – Full Please contact me if you would like to be added to the waiting list.

Sat 15th October – Quiltworx Crimson Poppy Workshop Part 2 – Workshop fee $80

Sun 16th October- Quiltworx Crimson Poppy Workshop Part 2- Workshop Fee $80

Sun 23rd October- Stash Busting Party. $60 workshop fee ,including the pattern. Time to dig into your stash and use some of it in this easy to make quilt, suitable for beginners.

Sun 30th October– Fish Ladders Quilt- This is a Quiltworx workshop, suitable for all skill levels. $75 workshop fee. Pattern, papers and fabric are extra.