The group meets once a month at The Mustard Tree Café at the following times:

  • Second Wednesday of the month between 19:00 and 21:00

Our Meetings for the next few months 

13th July  Burlesque Workshop This fun workshop is hosted by the super glamorous EbonySilk and the hilarious Boylesque star Duke De Milo, you’ll learn how to wear a feather boa in style as well as hear about the fascinating history of Burlesque. We’ll finish the night with a performance from the professionals!

10th August – Pottery Painting – Pixie Potts will be leading this workshop where we will all be painting a mug, there’s templates and tips for those who want them, and lots of inspiration for those brave enough to paint freehand! Pixie Potts will take them away for firing then return them the following month

14th September – Indian Food Workshop We’re excited to have The Little Indian Streetfood joining us, their flavour packed dishes have even managed to convert those who don’t like Spicy or Indian Food, Cooking kits are also available to buy on the night and the demonstration & tasters are followed by Bangla Dancing, which you can watch or join in with!

12th October – Macrame  – Learn the art of this historic knotting technique. The lovely Jess from Knot Worth the Tassle will be leading the session and showing us how to make a gorgeous macrame keyring in a choice of threads. We’re super excited about this sessions and which is new to us at Pimm’s & Needles

9th NovemberChristmas Door Wreaths – Nothing gets us more in the Christmas Spirit than our Christmas Door Wreath making session with Ravensworth Nurseries. This session is a firm favourite with our ladies

14th December Lino Printing and card making – Using a special lino cutting tool we’ll create a design to print onto card to craft our own cards

11th JanuarySeaglass – Led by Fiona Marston Artisan Jewellery, the group will learnt the basics of how to make jewellery with wire and Seaglass. You can bring your own treasured pieces along to the session (we will have spares) and you will leave with something truly lovely!


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Group Hosts:

Charlotte Pyrah

Charlotte Pyrah

Charlotte is textile designer, sewing teacher and author of several sewing & crafting books. Mum of two little boys, Charlotte enjoys weekends away with her family in her vintage caravan, a good game of poker, mojitos and most things floral!

Donna Feeney

One of the founders of Pimm’s & Needles, Donna has worked in Media & Marketing as well as having a business making & selling up-cycled glassware & candles. In her free time Donna loves spending time with her two unruly Cockapoo’s Daisy and Frank. Donna loves gardening and decorating and is addicted to visiting TK Maxx!