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

Meditative Drawing Workshop

Meditative Drawing Workshop at ArtistsWorkhouse This is workshop focussing on process not product, which utilises serendipity, accident and invention, allowing everyone to tap into their innate creativity. During the workshop we will make mono-prints and then work into them. The ArtistsWorkhouse is a creative space that has a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, the perfect place… Continue reading Meditative Drawing Workshop