Textiles Workshops

 Bags and scarves      Goldwork     red patchwork      Jeans coat
Thursdays fortnightly, 10am - 3pm 

Cost: £75 for 3 sessions (or £25 for a single session) - choose and book the sessions you want to do

 

These workshops are aimed at anyone with an interest in Textiles, including stitching, machine embroidery, feltmaking, patchwork, knitting, dyeing, bagmaking, quilting and many more.

Select from a varied programme of creative sesssions, utilising a wide range of creative textile techniques and materials

Use of equipment and basic materials required are included in the session fee, although there will occasionally be an extra charge of a few pounds for materials, or the requirement to bring your sewing machine and/or materials with you as indicated in the session plan below. 

You can check availability anytime by emailing [email protected] with a list of those sessions you’d like to attend, but places will be allocated on a first-come first served basis, and a waiting list kept therafter.

 

MARCH - JULY 2019 NEW FORMAT: 10-WEEK TEXTILE ART PROJECT 

  • 10am – 3pm
  • £25 per individual session; £110 for 5 sessions; or £200 for all 10 sessions
  • Pre-booking essential – attend the whole project, or select your favourite sessions

    A series of 10 fortnightly Textiles sessions in which you can design and create your own wall hanging or quilt
    Over the 10-week project, learn how to create design ideas, experiment with textiles techniques, and produce a wall hanging or quilt to your own design including your textiles favourites
    A format of morning demonstrations with afternoons to develop ideas and experiment; or simply bring along your project to work on independently

Session 1: 7 March - Creating designs and ideas     FULLY BOOKED

Session 2: 21 March – Fabric dyeing techniques     FULLY BOOKED

Session 3: 4 April - Batik and silk painting   FULLY BOOKED 

Session 4: 18 April – Printmaking on fabric   FULLY BOOKED

Session 5: 2 May – Applique and couching   

Session 6: 23 May - Hot textiles   FULLY BOOKED

Session 7: 6 June - Free machine embroidery 

Session 8: 20 June - Hand embroidery 

Session 9: 4 July - Assembling your wallhanging/quilt 

Session 10: 18 July - Backing and quilting your creation