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Just one place left on the Sculptural Spoons Workshop this Saturday at the Beautiful Haworth Art Gallery!

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Saturday 8th February 12.15 – 3.30pm

£44 per person

Explore the possibilities of making wire spoons from fabric, wire and wax with award wining artist Priscilla Edwards.

During the workshop you will create lots of different shapes from lightweight wire that can easily be manipulated with your finger tips. You will experiment with using fabric and wax to embellish your spoons and decorate them using trimmings, haberdashery, buttons and hand-stitch.

Priscilla will encourage you to explore your own ideas so please feel free to bring any of your own materials you might like to work with.

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Haworth Art Gallery

Manchester Road

Accrington

BB5 2JS

For more information and to book your place – contact Priscilla

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

www.priscillaedwards.co.uk

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Open Up Sheffield 2020

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I’m delighted to have been invited to take part at Eclectic Studios for this years Open Up Sheffield. I will be exhibiting a range of sculptural and embroidered textile art plus demonstrating throughout the weekend.

If you are interested in seeing how my work is created this is the perfect opportunity to pop along, have a cup of tea and enjoy browsing in an informal setting.

I will be there the whole weekend so if you want to talk about joining one of my forthcoming workshops, booking me for a talk/workshop or commissioning me to make a special piece this is a great way to meet and chat!

11 – 4pm

8th – 10th May 2020

Eclectic Studios

67 Cobnar Road

Woodseats

Sheffield

S8 8QD

For more details please visit: https://openupsheffield.co.uk

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We still have a few remaining places for this workshop on Friday!

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Curious Creatures

Friday 24th January 11.00 – 4.00pm

£59 per person

Create your very own fairy-tail creature using found materials and ephemera with celebrated artist Priscilla Edwards. During the workshop you will explore the possibilities of making objects that are assembled using fabrics, wire and found oddments anything that you wish to work with that has meaning or holds memories.

All equipment will be provided but you should bring with you a small collection of your own precious fabrics, ephemera, papers, broken china or toys.

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Haworth Art Gallery

Manchester Road

Accrington

BB5 2JS

 For booking and more information contact Priscilla on 07816 886522 or email her at priscilla@priscillaedwards.co.ukwww.priscillaedwards.co.uk

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Sculptural Spoons

Saturday 8th February 12.15 – 3.30pm

£44 per person

Explore the possibilities of making wire spoons from fabric, wire and wax with award wining artist Priscilla Edwards.

During the workshop you will create lots of different shapes from lightweight wire that can easily be manipulated with your finger tips. You will experiment with using fabric and wax to embellish your spoons and decorate them using trimmings, haberdashery, buttons and hand-stitch.

Priscilla will encourage you to explore your own ideas so please feel free to bring any of your own materials you might like to work with.

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Haworth Art Gallery

Manchester Road

Accrington

BB5 2JS

For more information and to book your place – contact Priscilla

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

www.priscillaedwards.co.uk

News · Workshops and Courses

Curious Creatures

Friday 24th January 11.00 – 4.00pm

£59 per person

Create your very own fairy-tail creature using found materials and ephemera with celebrated artist Priscilla Edwards. During the workshop you will explore the possibilities of making objects that are assembled using fabrics, wire and found oddments anything that you wish to work with that has meaning or holds memories.

All equipment will be provided but you should bring with you a small collection of your own precious fabrics, ephemera, papers, broken china or toys.

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Haworth Art Gallery

Manchester Road

Accrington

BB5 2JS

 For booking and more information contact Priscilla on 07816 886522 or email her at priscilla@priscillaedwards.co.ukwww.priscillaedwards.co.uk

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Crafty Christmas Angel Evening

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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

Lancaster

LA1 4XQ

To book your place phone Christine on 07802 425944

or email her at christinestanford2020@gmail.com

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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

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The Haworth Art Gallery

Manchester Road

Accrington

BB5 2JS

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 www.facebook.com/decorumtextileartists

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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

Kendal

To Book your Place visit www.breweryarts.co.uk

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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

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The Coronation Hall

County Road

Ulverston

LA12 7LZ

www.tickettailor.com/events/thevintagevillagehall

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Beautiful Buttons

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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 priscilla@priscillaedwards.co.uk or phone on 07816 886522

A Vintage Village Hall Event

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The Coronation Hall

County Road

Ulverston

LA12 7LZ

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