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Creative Textiles

Every Wednesday throughout
the autumn and spring term.
Begins Wednesday 5th March.

During the first 5 sessions participants will learn colour theory, basic design principles, printing techniques and stitch embellishments. In addition participants will have the opportunity to develop a framed artwork or craft item as the sessions progress. 5th March – Monoprinting and Exploring Colour 12th March – Block Printing and Repeat Designs 19th March – [...]

Contemporary Quilting

Saturday 29th March.

During this workshop you will explore traditional quilting techniques in a contemporary context. Initially, participants will learn ‘English’, ‘Italian’ and ‘Trapunto’ quilting techniques. You will then be encouraged to combine two or more techniques in order to produce a completed quilted design. This design could be used as a framed artwork or a facing for a cushion or bag.

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Creating Striking Beauty

Friday 30th August.

Create striking images from your most inspiring photographs, changing what you need from your reference to make your work unique. Establish shapes with correct placement and proportion. A critique closes each day.

Applique cushion

Hand Applique

Monday 14th October.

Make a decorative, appliquéd cushion. Learn how to transfer a cut out design on to your chosen fabric and finish it with embroidered details. Take home an original and useful gift.

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Open to all ages and skill levels, tutors Rachael and Tamzin will demonstrate a painterly approach via mixed media throughout these afternoon and evening classes. Students will have the opportunity to paint, sketch or work in a variety of mediums to capture portraiture, nude and costumed subjects throughout the year. There are blocks of interdisciplinary [...]

Brilliant use of collage in our life class (1-3pm every Tuesday)

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