Below is a list of our upcoming Workshops. For further details please click the workshop title you wish to view.

To secure your place in a class please contact us on (02) 48771382. Prior to booking any classes please ensure you read our booking terms and conditions located at the bottom of this page or Click Here.

Photos from previously held classes at Berrima Patchwork are available for viewing on our facebook page.


Workshops are run regularly at Berrima Patchwork.

Vicki is a well know local Southern Highlands embroiderer whose work has appeared in many magazines. She has been teaching and designing patterns for over 25 years and has a wealth of experience and knowledge. Vicki‘s designs consist of both simple and complex embroideries suitable for all skill levels and include a large selection of projects from needle cases, cushions to bags and quilts. Both beginners and advanced embroiders will enjoy participating in Vicki’s workshops. Workshops are charged per term. We currently only have v


Embroidery with Vicki Porter

This is a monthly class where you can stitch lots of different projects from needle cases, cushions to bags and quilts. Vicki is also happy to help you make up your projects into finished items. Even bring along a project you are working on if you need help. Beginners to advanced are all welcome.

Friday Class – CLASS FULL
Term 2: 3rd May, 7th June, 5th July
Workshop Fee: $150

Term 3: 2nd August, 6th September, 4th October
Workshop Fee: $150


3rd Saturday
Term 2: 15th June, 20th July
Workshop Fee: $100

Term 3: 17th August, 21st September, 19th October
Workshop Fee: $150


4th Saturday – CLASS FULL
Term 2: 25th May, 22nd June, 27th July
Workshop Class Fee: $150

Term 3: 24th August, 28th September, 26th October
Workshop Fee: $150


Tamsin Harvey grew up around sewing and fabric as a result of a family-owned business. She is co-owner of Berrima Patchwork. Tamsin specialises in machine appliqué, piecing  and quilting and is the primary designer for the pattern company Berrima Design. Her workshops are suitable for all skill levels. Tamsin is an author with the US publishing company CT Publishing and has written two books – Constantinople Quilts and Iznik Garden
Her quilts have been finalist  in competitions including AQS Paducah Quilt Week, IQA World of Beauty, Road to California and the World Quilt Competition.



Regular Workshops currently full, more to be scheduled shortly




Workshops have a maximum of 8 students. Tea, Coffee and Morning tea are provided in all workshops. We have a fridge in the classroom if you wish to bring your own lunch or there are several food outlets in the town. For those workshops that are only 1 day in duration we ask for full payment at time of booking. This is non-refundable, however it is transferable to a friend if you are not able to attend. For workshops that are 2 or more days a 50%  deposit is required at time of booking and this is non-refundable, however it is transferable to a friend if you are not able to attend. The remainder of the workshop fee is due 1 month prior to the start of the workshop. It is the student's responsibility to pay this amount on time otherwise your place may be cancelled in the class. Your place is not booked in a workshop until this fee/deposit is paid. Berrima Patchwork does not accept responsibility for changes in the personal circumstances of it’s students. We reserve the right to cancel a class due to lack of numbers, if this occurs students will receive a full refund of payments made.
Mobile phones are allowed in the classroom but only when turned to silence or vibrate. No guests or children may accompany students in the classroom at any time. We reserve the right to change these conditions at any time without notice and to decline enrolments.