Elephant/Hippo Footstool - two day course

These gorgeous, colourful, fabric footstools make a great accessory to any home or are fantastic as a gift. Choose a range of coordinating fabrics to match your décor. Elephants stand at around 17"/43cm high by 26"/66cm in length. Hippos are slightly smaller and easier to sew. Great for presents!

You will learn:                              

  • how to cut & sew accurately
  • strengthen fabric
  • decorate using topstitch (optional)
  • add filling to create strength & support
  • hand stitch (base of feet)

Additional costs: You will need; Elephant - 4 half metres & 1 fat quarter, Hippo - 4 fat quarters & 1 half metre (for centre back) of cotton fabric in a range of coordinating patterns/colours and thread.  Calico(lining), filling and all other equipment is included in the cost. Please email me your choice of animal.

Suitable for: Someone who has experience and is confident using a sewing machine.

Please note: This course runs over two days Thursday 30th May & 6th June 2024 10-1.30pm.

Tutor: Emma

We are sorry but registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact us if you would like to know if spaces are still available.

To join the waiting list please email info@bristolsewingschool.co.uk