Monday, January 05, 2015

January News

January 2015
Hello Folks,

only a few notices....
Friday 16th January - talk to Stroud Embroiderers Guild 7pm Village Hall, School Lane, Whitminster GL2 7NT
Friday 30th January Stitched Landscapes workshop...see Below

If you fancy doing a nice project during that quiet bit between xmas and new year why now have a go at one of me downloadables available at my ETSY shop. It's very easy to use!! the available workshops are...

Workshops at Ledbury Market Theatre 

30th Jan 2015 Stitched Landscapes Enjoy collaging a textiles landscapes from scraps of your favourite hand dyed fabrics then learn about all the machine embroidery stitches I can squeeze into a day and use then to decorate and enhance your lovely landscape. Pure machine embroidery pleasure. 
Course fee £45.00

13th Feb Twinkling Needle Cases In this day workshop you will learn about transfer foil, adding twinkly bits and collaging onto a base of cotton velvet. Then you will learn a few basic machine embroidery tricks to enhance the surface and finally using felt liner how to make up into a charming little Needlecase. 
Course Fee £45.00

14th Feb Inspired by Klimt  
There's a wealth of design inspiration in the artwork of Gustav Klimt. Perfect for a one day workshop. A simple design can be formed quite quickly using collage on cotton velvet, transfoils, sweetie foils, silks and organza, topped off with an afternoon of machine embroidery. A very popular workshop for all abilities.
Course Fee £45.00

27th Feb Tantalising Textile Tagbooks
This workshop is total fun for anyone interested in textiles or collage.  I've added my own style to these little tag books.  Techniques and materials include calico, Timtex, stamping, image transfer, and hand and machine embroidery.  Great fun for all abilities.
Materials available for small fee.
Course fee £45.00

28th Feb Twinkling Needlecases
this is a super project day using velvet as a base you will learn foiling techniques, collage with sweetie foils, some simple machine embroidery ideas and how to make up into these charming little needle cases...lovely gifts
course fee £45.00

please email me if you would like to reserve a place......cheers!