Hand Sewing 101: Make a Personalised Pillow Case with Fran

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Please note: You will need to be double vaccinated to attend this class. You will need to check in via the Victorian Service app which can be linked to your vaccination certificate. Find out more here.

Come and join Fran from a cute evening creating your very own hand sewn pillow!

You will learn how to transform shirts into individual and stylish pillow. 

We got our hands on a stash of new mens shirt in lots of fun patterns so  so Fran is going to teach us how to transform them into personalised pillow cases.

You will learn how to sew a pillow case and hand sign your initials on it!

All materials provided – just come and have a wonderful time!

What will we cover?

In this fun, hands on workshop you will learn:

  • How to cut and sew cushions by hand 
  • Several hand stitching techniques 
  • How and what to stuff your pillow with
  • How to stitch your name, initials or words on to it

You will then take home your one of a kind pillow!


  • Wheelchair Accessible Venue
  • Quiet Spaces
  • Cheap Early Bird Tickets
  • Free Tickets for First Nation Attendees
  • Auslan Interpreted Upon Request

You will then take home your one of a kind pillow!

Who will be teaching? 

Fran (she/her) likes to try her hand at anything and everything. 

She’s worked for comedy festivals, performed in shows, ran her own craft market and tour managed her way around the world with rock bands. 

She has a soft spot for designing and creating original crafts.

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