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Crafty Christmas Angel Evening


Monday 9th December 2019

6pm – 9pm

Come and celebrate Christmas at Studio 8-4-4!!!  I’m delighted to be invited along with 2 other special guest artists Gilli Slater, & Jayne Lancaster to run a festive workshop.

There will be artwork for sale and festive food and drinks making this is great opportunity to get creative, have some festive fun and do a little gift shopping at the same time.

£15 per person to join in the workshops

or just pop in and join us for a some mulled wine – thats free of course!!!

Studio 8-4-4

Harpers Mill

White Cross



To book your place phone Christine on 07802 425944

or email her at

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Retracing Steps by Decorum & Friends

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Decorum was established in 2017 and comprises of 5 textile artists Priscilla Edwards, Val Jackson, Diana Morrison, Yvonne Noworyta and Christine Stanford, all graduating from the BA Embroidery and MA Textiles at Manchester Metropolitan University.

For this exhibition they are joined by 4 more mixed media artists, Elizabeth Couzins Scott, James Fox, Sally Payne and Rosie Wates.

All these artists have come together to explore personal journeys that trace intimate memories and individual narratives.

30th November 2019 – 9th February 2020


The Haworth Art Gallery

Manchester Road



Opening Hours: Tue – Fri 12 – 4.45 & Sat/Sun 12 -4.15


Artist workshops are running through Jan – Feb 2020

For more information please see

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Paper, Wire & Stitch Course

Thursdays 31st October – 5th Dec (5 weeks)

  1.00 -3.00pm

£59 per person including most materials

During the course Priscilla will take you on a journey of discovery, experimenting and exploring the endless possibilities of working with a lots of different of materials.

The aim of this course is to explore using a mixed media approach enabling your creativity to flow in a variety of new and exciting ways.

You will explore how to colour, paint and wax papers creating a variety of grounds to develop from 2D into 3D using wire, stitch and heat techniques to create a variety of textured surfaces producing a finished piece or range of experimental surfaces.


Brewery Arts Centre


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Ulverston Knits & Stitches


10 – 5pm Sunday 6th October

I’m so delighted to be exhibiting at this years Knits & Stitches so do join me for a full day of Knitting and Stitching heaven in the fabulous Coronation Hall. There will be quality stall holders from across the region bringing advice and supplies to create your next project. There will also be sales of beautifully hand crafted items.  There will be displays of lovingly created items from local groups to whet your crafting appetite. Come with friends – stay for the day –  you will adore the cake and fancies from the Vintage Village Hall pop up vintage tea room.

Join me for my Beautiful Buttons Workshop at 1.30pm and create a fashionable adornment for your favourite coat or dress! £6 per person – click here for more information Beautiful Buttons Workshop .

A Vintage Village Hall Event


The Coronation Hall

County Road


LA12 7LZ

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Beautiful Buttons


Sunday 6th October 1.30 – 2.30pm

£6 per person including all materials

Join me for a fun workshop making beautiful giant buttons that will look stunning on any coat, dress or handbag. I will share with you all the skills and techniques needed to make a fashionable button from a variety of fabrics, haberdashery and threads.

All materials provided, just bring yourself!!!

There are limited places available so to avoid disappointment please email me and book before the day at or phone on 07816 886522

A Vintage Village Hall Event


The Coronation Hall

County Road


LA12 7LZ

For more information about the event click here Ulverston Knits & Stitches

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Mixed Media Sculpture Course

Wednesdays 18th September – 16th October

 1.30 – 4.00pm

£79 per person (5 weeks)

Explore the vast possibilities of working with lightweight wire to create small-scale 3D sculptures. Discover how to manipulate wire-using pliers to make structures that can be developed using other materials including fabric, wax, and paint.

Priscilla will share with you the creative techniques developed through her own experimentations and making. Inspired by whatever theme you wish you will explore a variety of materials including wire, wax, and silk to create structures that can be embellish with paper, buttons, beads and found ephemera. Priscilla will support you through the processes and techniques encouraging you to develop personal work.

The course fee includes starter pack of materials – materials are then available to buy at cost from tutor.

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Exhibiting at Vintage By The Sea 2019!!!!


I am very excited to be back at Vintage by the Sea this weekend in the stunning Art Deco Midland Hotel with the lovely Morecambe Artists Colony. I’ll be there all weekend with my mixture of textiles and 3D Sculpture in the Eric Gill Room on the ground floor….

see you there!!!!

Saturday 31st 11-5.30pm August


Sunday 1st 11-5.30pm September

The Vintage Festival

Morecambe Artist Colony

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Book of Birds & Flowers Workshop


Thursday 10th Oct 10.30 – 4:00 pm

£65 per person including all refreshments

You will create a garden of decorative sculptural flowers and birds using wire, fabric, paper and paint. Then arrange your collection and add them to a vintage book base creating a stunning garden of flowers that lasts forever. They can be decorated however you wish using trimmings, buttons and hand-stitch. All abilities welcome and materials provided, just bring an unwanted book!

Venue – Studio 844

Harpers Mill

White Cross



For booking and more information contact Priscilla on 07816 886522 or email her at

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Mixed Media Sculpture Workshop

Saturday 28th September  10.30 – 4.30pm

£70 per person including all materials and refreshments

Priscilla will share with you the creative techniques developed through her own experimentations. During the workshop you will make your very own 3D sculpture inspired by whatever theme you wish, using wire, wax, fabric and found ephemera – finishing off your beautiful piece with further embellishment including 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.


Abi Jackson

Make & Stitch Studio

7-9 Burns St

The Mount’s

Northampton, NN1 5LR

For booking and more information contact Priscilla on 07816 886522 or email her at

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Curious Creatures


Saturday 10th August 10-4pm

£50 per person including all materials and refreshments

Create your very own fairy-tail creature using found materials. During the workshop you will explore the possibilities of making objects that are assembled using ephemera, fabrics, wire, found oddments anything that you wish to work with, that has meaning and childhood memories for you. Priscilla uses these themes in here own work and will take you on a journey to create yours.  Materials and equipment will be provided but you should bring with you a small collection of your own precious fabrics, ephemera, papers, broken china or toys.



Linden Mill

Linden Rd

Hebden Bridge


For booking and more information contact Priscilla on 07816 886522 or email her at