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Whatever your crafty passions Crafts Bee can help you.  Based in a studio space in Beckenham, Crafty Bee offers a variety of Craft Classes and Craft Workshops.  Our highly experienced tutors and craftspeople are here to help you regardless of what level of skills you already possess.

We are easily accessible from Central London and the Home Counties, more information on the Find Us page of our website.

 There  are several new courses starting in September:

Dressmaking – Understanding and Using Paper Patterns -  A 12 hour course spread over five or six weeks. The course will take you from start to finish in learning how to make a garment from a paper pattern. 

Dates:  Each Monday 7.30pm to 9.30pm  for 6 weeks from 8 September 2014

Each Tuesday from 10am to 12.30pm for 5 weeks from 9 September 2014

The cost of the course is £125 inc VAT


Sewing Gifts and Accessories


A ten-hour course in which you will be learn how to create gifts and accessories using various techniques and embellishment techniques. We have a range of projects that are ideal as either birthday and/or Christmas presents. Alternatively you can make them for yourself or to decorate your home.


Each Tuesday from 7.30pm to 9.30pm for five weeks from 16 September 2014

Cost £110 inc VAT


Patchwork and Quilting 


A six week class to teach you the techniques needed to make a patchwork quilt.  Class sizes are small with no more than eight students.


During this course the tutor will cover a variety of techniques including rotary cutting, half and quarter square triangles and raw edge applique. You will learn a number of “blocks” which can then be combined into a wall-hanging measuring approximately 26” square.


Every Wednesday from 7.30pm to 9.30pm for 6 Weeks from 10 September 2014


Cost £125 inc VAT


Couture Embroidery Techniques and Embellishments


On this 6 week course you will learn how to embellish fabric with beads and sequins and decorative stitches.  Use these techniques to customise your clothing and items for the home to make them unique and one off items that reflect you.


Techniques covered include: running stitch, split stitch, chain stitch, back stitch, petite point, French knots, the very versatile appliqué (applying fabric on fabric) and satin stitch which is perfect for monogramming pillowcases, table cloths or anything else you fancy!


Every Wednesday from 7.30pm to 9.30pm for 6 Weeks from 10 September 2014


Cost  £125 inc VAT

For more information call 0208 650 7099 or go to our website at

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