Join Priscilla for this fun seasonal workshop creating quirky Christmas robins that ooze character and charm. This workshop introduces you to working with a combination of different materials and techniques that brings together mixed media processes using textiles and stitch to realise your vision. Wire, fabric, paper and wax are used to create your little robin before embellishing it with hand embroidery and vintage buttons.
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.
Haworth Art Gallery
For more information and to book your place – contact Priscilla
on 07816 886522 or email her at email@example.com
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.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or phone on 07816 886522
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.
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!
£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.
£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.