Workshops

I offer workshops to groups and individuals. Workshops cover particular themes such as the Tin Can Project, Grand Designs or Lettering in Textile Media.

Workshops can also explore textile processes – Getting Started with Needle Felting, Wet Felting Scarves, Textile Dyeing & Printing, Freestyle Machine Embroidery, Using Mixed Media in textile art and more.

If you are interested in taking part in a workshop or would like to book a group event then please do contact me to discuss your ideas. Most workshops can be run as a day course but programmes can be adapted to meet your needs.

Sample Workshops:

Grand Designs A practical workshop developing a three dimensional small scale beach hut or garden shed

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A Perfect Place – Miniature Scene A practical workshop to create a miniature textile art work showing a favourite place – real or imaginary!

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This Land of Ours /Landscape to Dye for A practical workshop exploring how to capture landscape in fabric and stitch, participants will work from their own preparatory work – drawings/paintings/photos/magazine images to develop an appliqué image of a landscape/scenery that is special to them. This workshop can be adapted to take one or two days, longer workshops will incorporate a fabric dyeing session to create the colours for the landscape chosen.

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Sea Squall 2016

Materials will be provided but participants are encouraged to bring their own supplies to personalise the project. Participants may need to bring equipment with them – such as sewing machines and sewing kit. Please get in touch to discuss what is required for your workshop.