Having extended my studio in Darlington over the last few months, I am delighted to be able to offer a number of workshops there covering a range of topics. Spaces are limited so please get in touch and book early.
Wednesday 13th February 2013, 10am – 3.30pm This is now Full, more dates to follow
A fun mixed media approach using a plaster and paint mixture to create texture and line through mark making, on both paper and fabric. Hand stitching is experimented with before and after exploring processes using shape and texture. No previous experience necessary.
Wednesday 13th March 2013, 10am – 3.30pm
“Sketching with Stitch”
Expressing shape and form through drawing directly with stitch – a course to develop observation skills and confidence with your needle and thread.
May be approached and enjoyed on all levels.
Wednesday 17th April 2013, 10am – 3.30pm
“Inspired to Stitch”
Developing and exploring simple stitches inspired by a well known artists’ work to create your own stitch dictionary as a resource when making new work. For all levels of expertise.
Wednesday 15th May 2013, 10am – 3.30pm This is now Full, more dates to follow
“All Dolled Up”
Making dolls from simple shapes to decorate and embellish with scraps of precious materials, beads and found objects creating unique characters. Basic machine and hand sewing skills are required.
Groups will be small with plenty of support and encouragement. Workshops will be from 10am – 3.30pm on week days and will cost £35. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided. Please bring your own lunch. Students need to be aware the studio is up a flight of stairs.Studio Location
54 North Road,
(Visits by arrangement only)
If you would like to know more or have any queries please email or ring me with your details.