Life Drawing Workshops

AW holds regular, informal, untutored life drawing sessions. The opportunity to draw or paint from a model in a relax environment. Once a  month Wednesday evening 6.30pm – 8.30pm, light refreshments and some materials are available. Places are limited, please book in advance. £8 per session Wednesday 16th January 2019 Wednesday 20th february Wednesday 13th… Continue reading Life Drawing Workshops

Text and Textile:An exploration of memory and narrative

Date: Thursday 30th March 2017 10.30am – 3.30pm and Saturday 1st April 10.30am – 3.30pm Text and Textile: An exploration of memory and narrative Tutor: Elena Thomas Elena’s work uses garments, textiles and occasionally other domestic items to prompt a feeling of familiarity in the viewer. Stories are nudged into existence. Text added, or stitches, enhance… Continue reading Text and Textile:An exploration of memory and narrative

Textile Workshops with Maria Boyle

One-Day Workshops with Maria Boyle 0ctober 2016, Suitable for all levels Exploring the Embellisher and Needle-felting Effects, £50, 8th October Discover various dry needle-felting techniques with both hand felting needles and needle-felting machines (Embellisher). Using a variety of wonderful soft fibres explore various marks and make tactile samples with various constructive textile effects. Then make… Continue reading Textile Workshops with Maria Boyle

Introduction to Wet Felting with Jayne Mackay

  Tuesday 12th April, 10.00am – 4.00pm (full day course) or Saturday 30th Arpril, 10.00am – 4.00pm (full day course) MORNING SESSION 1:  You will learn how to create your own pieces of felt from dyed sheep’s wool. You will have the option to incorporate different types of wool and yarn into your felt to… Continue reading Introduction to Wet Felting with Jayne Mackay