Sunburst Brooch Workshop

Be inspired by Lowestoft’s sunrise and join artist Julie as she demonstrates how to make a sunburst brooch out of fabric and buttons. To join in, you will need:

  • – Fabrics and/or ribbons
  • – Scissors
  • – A sewing needle
  • – Cotton thread
  • – A bangle
  • – A button or beads
  • – A thimble
  • – Pins
  • – A safety pin or brooch back
  • – Felt or Linen


Have fun! And don’t forget to send us your creations – email us at or tag us and use #FirstLightFromHome on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to share your sunburst brooch!