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Wire Sculpture

 

Saturday 2nd July 2016

10.30-4pm

Explore the vast possibilities of working with wire and create your own 3D sculptures, inspired by any theme you wish. You will explore how to manipulate lightweight wire using your hands and pliers to make a range of examples. You will focus on developing your structures with other techniques and processes including fabric, paper, wax, and paint. No experience necessary; all you need to bring is enthusiasm!

Made Cafe

31 Station Road

Whitley Bay

NE26 2QZ

£60 per person

For more information and to book your place go to http://www.madecafe.co.uk

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Mixed Media Master Class

 

Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th June

10 – 4.pm

Do you ever feel like you can’t find the inspiration you are looking for to develop your practice? Using a mixed media approach could be the way forward to enable your creativity to flow in a variety of new and exciting ways. Award winning artist Priscilla Jones has spent the last 20 years exploring the endless possibilities of working with fabric, paper, wire, stitch and found materials. Her practice remains firmly rooted in textiles but encompasses a wealth of techniques and processes that focus on changing the nature of the materials she works with. During this workshop Priscilla will take you on a journey of discovery, experimenting and exploring the endless possibilities of working with a lots of different of materials.

On day one you will start by making some images of your own favourite objects using a mixed media approach. You will explore how to colour, paint and wax papers and fabrics creating a variety of grounds.

On day two you will explore how to manipulate and develop your work using wire, stitch and heat techniques to create a variety of textured surfaces producing a finished piece or range of experimental samples.

This course is for those who want to push their own boundaries, take their work in a new direction or develop existing practice.

Venue: The Longhouse,
Old Newnham Farm,
Plympton,
Plymouth,
PL75BL

£150 per person

To book contact Sheron King

Phone: 01752 291260/ 07795805520

Email: sheron@madhattersstudio.com

http://www.madhattersstudio.com

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Mixed Media Wire Sculpture

Espresso Cups, 2006,Size 10x14cm

Saturday 7th May

10.30 – 4pm

During this workshop Priscilla will share here techniques and process showing you the vast possibilities of working with wire to create your very own sculpture. You will learn how to manipulate lightweight wire using your fingers / pliers and then embellish your piece with fabric, wax, and stitch. No experience necessary, all materials provided – all you need to bring is your enthusiasm!

Venue: St Mary’s Parish Hall

Langham Road

Teddington

£65 per person

For more information contact Priscilla

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