Lost and Found

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13th & 14th September 2014

10-4pm

Priscilla creates sculptures that draw upon her life long love affair with here vast collections of odd an curious objects. During this two day workshop, Priscilla Jones will share with you the creative techniques developed through her experimentation and process of making. You will make your very own 3D sculpture inspired by whatever theme you wish… using wire, wax, and found ephemera. You will learn a range of processes including how to construct a wire structure that can be in 3D or 2D using light weight wire and then work into this by creating a surface to hand stitch and embellish with paper, buttons, beads and trimmings. Materials will be provided all you need bring is enthusiasm and some found objects or materials from your own collecting. This is a perfect opportunity to develop ideas you may have started in previous workshops with Priscilla or you may wish to come along and learn a range of new and exciting techniques!

Venue: Artist Studio, Platform 2, Ladybank Station, Ladybank, Fife KY15 7JT

£120 per person

For more information contact Priscilla

on 07816 886522 or email her at priscilla@priscillajones.co.uk

http://www.priscillajones.co.uk

A Master Class with Artist Priscilla Jones Paper, Wire and Stitch

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 11th & 12th October 2014 10-4pm

Explore and experiment with the endless possibilities of paper, wire and stitch! On day one you will, paint, wax and colour a range of different papers creating a variety of grounds to play with on day two.

 On day two you will develop your prepared papers using, wire, stitch and heat techniques to create three-dimensional shapes. The aim of this workshop is to play with the possibilities and make stunning surfaces that develop organically into three-dimensional forms. This workshop is for anyone who wants to push the boundaries and beyond.

Venue: Central Hebden Bridge

£120 per person including a lovely homemade lunch, tea and cakes!

For more information contact Priscilla

on 07816 886522 or email her at priscilla@priscillajones.co.uk

http://www.priscillajones.co.uk

Create an Embroidered Canvas

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30th July 2014

10 – 4pm

£50.00 per person

Using various fabrics, acrylic paints and machine stitch you will create a contemporary box canvas for your wall. During the day you will explore a range of techniques to enable you to produce a finished piece that is personal and will reflect your own ideas. This is fantastic workshop for anyone who would like to explore a mixed media approach to stitched textiles. No experience necessary just bring enthusiasm.

To book your place contact Alston Hall quoting Course Reference: 3JE8654X

Alston Hall
Alston Lane
Longridge
Preston
PR3 3BP
Tel: 01772 784661
Fax: 01772 785835
Email: alstonhall.general2@lancashire.gov.uk

http://www.alstonhall.com

Lost and Found Mixed Media Sculpture workshop

Master Class with Priscilla Jones at Mad Hatters Studio

http://www.madhattersstudio.com

Saturday & Sunday May 9th & 10th 2015

£150 per person

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Angel with Bird 72dpi

Priscilla creates sculptures that draw upon her life long love affair with here vast collections of odd and curious objects. During this two day workshop, Priscilla will share with you the creative techniques developed through her experimentation and process of making. You will make your very own 3D sculpture inspired by whatever theme you wish… using wire, wax, and found ephemera. You will learn a range of processes including how to construct a wire structure that can be in 3D or 2D using light weight wire and then work into this by creating a surface to hand stitch and embellish with paper, buttons, beads and trimmings. Materials will be provided all you need bring is enthusiasm and some found objects or materials from your own collecting. This is a perfect opportunity to develop ideas you may have started in previous workshops with Priscilla or you may wish to come along and learn a range of new and exciting techniques!

“I really enjoyed the course, thought it an excellent introduction to working with wire, wax and stitch and very satisfying to come away with some completed work”   Jackie McGahan

To book contact Sheron King

Phone: 01752 291260/ 07795805520

Email: sheron@madhattersstudio.com

Delicious homemade lunches made with locally sourced produce at special introductory price of £8.50 per lunch payable with bookings

Memories & Mementoes

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Come and create a lovely book with a hand or machine stitched cover!

Spend the day learning how to create books out of your old fabrics, scrap paper/card and haberdashery. This is a great way to experiment with techniques such a stitch, collage and surface decoration to make something that is personal to you.

Once your range of sheets are complete you start the exciting process of putting your papers and fabrics together and learn how to assemble them into the form of a book. You can make any size of book you wish and create it for a special purpose either to keep all those mementoes you can never find a place for or maybe a photograph album the choice is yours….! No experience necessary just bring enthusiasm.

Saturday 2nd August 2014

10.30 to 4.30

Suitable for all abilities

Code – AUG MM – Fee A £30 B £24 C £15

To book your place contact -The Brewery Arts Centre

http://www.breweryarts.co.uk or Tel: 01539 725133

Mixed Media Mark-making

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You will spend the day creating a range of your own drawing tools and then use these to make a series of mixed media collages and drawings.

The aim of the workshop is to explore and experiment using mark making techniques so you can be playful, free up your drawing skills, push the boundaries and beyond! We will discover the delights of making marks on a variety of papers with different pigments and explore how using bleach can totally transform them.

Monday May 26th 2014

10.00-4pm pm

£60 per person with a lovely lunch included

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Venue Central Hebden Bridage

To book your place email Priscilla at priscilla@priscillajones.co.uk or call 07816 886522

Playing with Porcelain & Stitch

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Collaborative workshop with textile artist Priscilla Jones and ceramic artist Julie Miles.

At Higherford Mill, Gisburn Road, Barrowford, Lancashire

Thursday 27th March £85

Saturday and Sunday 5th & 6th April 2014 10am-4pm £150 per person

Day one: textiles and machine stitch.

Day two: will be working with porcelain using hand building techniques.

Through the weekend we will look at ways of working to incorporate porcelain as an embellishment to the works produced or working towards creating pieces to be impressed into porcelain to create sculptures or vessels incorporating stitch as a decorative element.  No experience is needed just enthusiasm for either of both media and works will be fired to be collected or posted back for a small fee.

 All materials included but own sewing machine would be desirable though there will be a number provided.

Maximum of 8 participants.

Booking and a deposit to secure place is essential. Please contact priscilla@priscillajones.co.ukorinfo@juliemiles.co.uk

Playing with Porcelain & Stitch

Collaborative workshop with

textile artist Priscilla Jones and ceramic artist Julie Miles.

At Higherford Mill, Gisburn Road, Barrowford, Lancashire

Saturday and Sunday 1st-2nd February 2014 10am-4pm £150 per person

Day one: textiles and machine stitch.

Day two: will be working with porcelain using hand building techniques.

Through the weekend we will look at ways of working to incorporate porcelain as an embellishment to the works produced or working towards creating pieces to be impressed into porcelain to create sculptures or vessels incorporating stitch as a decorative element.  No experience is needed just enthusiasm for either of both media and works will be fired to be collected or posted back for a small fee.

 All materials included but own sewing machine would be desirable though there will be a number provided.

Maximum of 8 participants.

Booking and a deposit to secure place is essential. Please contact priscilla@priscillajones.co.ukor info@juliemiles.co.uk

Art on a Boat

 

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Two day workshop aboard a classic 1940′s boat!

Lunch and Refreshments included a unique experience not to be missed!

“I loved every moment of the Art on a Boat workshop – from the warm welcome, the great food, the stunning scenery and the amazing opportunity to spend some time learning new techniques with two very talented artists who shared their ideas and working practices with us. I came away full of ideas and can’t wait to come on another one.”  Emma (one of our workshop fans)
 

The next ‘art on a boat’ weekend workshops with Kirsten Jones and Priscilla Jones are:

Dates to be arranged….

10.00am – 6.00pm each day

Day 1
10 am meet on the boat in Henley for fresh coffee and croissants.
Sketchbooks and materials pack given out.

For half the day, Kirsten takes the group upstream on the boat, enjoying sketching on deck and in the wheelhouse. Kirsten leads a session on recording the day, sketching and painting as we move slowly along the river.

Moor in a beautiful spot for a delicious lunch and a glass of champagne.

The rest of the day is spent in Kirsten’s studio working with a wide selection of techniques and materials. Punctuated by great coffee and calorie free biscuits!

6pm review of the day.

Day 2
Ideas collected on day 1 are developed into a final piece. There will be the option of creating a painting on board or canvas. Ways to develop initial ideas are explored through taught sessions with Kirsten and Priscilla. Outcomes are reviewed at the end of the day and can then be framed for the wall!

Price for the art day including boat trip, personal tuition, all beverages and food, hardback sketchbook and materials £150

To book your place, please contact

Kirsten Jones 07976 298070 or kirsten.jones@mac.com 
Priscilla Jones 07816 886522 or priscilla@priscillajones.co.uk
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