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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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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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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

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Sunday 1st 11-5.30pm September

www.vintagefestival.co.uk

The Vintage Festival

www.morecambeartistcolony.org

Morecambe Artist Colony

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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.

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Abi Jackson

Make & Stitch Studio

7-9 Burns St

The Mount’s

Northampton, NN1 5LR

www.abijackson.com

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

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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.

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ArtsMill

Linden Mill

Linden Rd

Hebden Bridge

HX7 7DP

www.artsmill.org

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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Mini Teapots & Cups in Wire Workshop

IMG_4667Saturday 22nd June 10.30 – 4.00pm

£65 per person including all materials and refreshments

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

Venue – Studio 844

Harpers Mill

White Cross

Lancaster

LA1 4XF

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

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There are still a few places left on this workshop!

Mixed Media Embroidered Hanging Weekend

Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th March 10.30 – 4:00 pm

£130 per person including all refreshments

Using various fabrics, acrylic paints and machine stitch you will create a contemporary free machine embroidered hanging for your wall. During the 2 day course you will explore a range of techniques to enable you to produce a finished piece that is personal and will reflect your own ideas.

Day 1 – You will have a fun day experimenting with the possibilities of mixing media buy painting and printing on your fabrics ready to stitch together in your desired composition.Using various fabrics, acrylic paints and machine stitch you will create a contemporary free machine embroidered hanging for your wall. During the 2 day course you will explore a range of techniques to enable you to produce a finished piece that is personal and will reflect your own ideas.

Day 2 – Priscilla will guide you through the process of creating an image from your painted and printed fabrics – drawing on her vast experience of combining colour, shape and texture. She will then demonstrate the joy of drawing with stitch to embellish your creations and share tips on how machine embroidery can add new surface qualities to your textile art!

This is fantastic workshop for anyone who would like to explore a mixed media approach to stitched textiles and develop new ways of working. Some sewing experience would be an advantage but not necessary. Please bring your sewing machine with a free embroidery facility,  plus a collection of fabrics you wish to work with.  All other materials are provided in the course fee.

Venue – Studio 844

Harpers Mill

White Cross

Lancaster

LA1 4XF

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

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Sculptural Spoons

 

 

 

Saturday 2nd February 10.00 – 1.00pm

£40 per person including all materials and refreshments

Explore the possibilities of making wire teaspoons from fabric, wire and paper. During the workshop you will create lots of different shapes from light weight wire that can easily be manipulated with your fingers tips. They can be decorated however you wish using trimmings, buttons and hand-stitch.

All abilities welcome and materials provided just bring enthusiasm!

Venue:

Tinners Rabbit

 Buxton Place

Ulverston

Cumbria

For more information and to book your place contact Sara

Email: tinnersrabbitframing@live.com

Tel: 01229 588808

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Mixed Media Sculpture Course

Sessions Start 29th January – 26th Feb 2019 (excluding 19th February) 

1-3pm

£90 per person including all refreshments

During this course Priscilla will share with you the creative techniques developed through her own experimentations and making. With more than 20 years experience in textile art Priscilla is the perfect person to show you all the skills necessary to make your very own 3D sculptures. Inspired by whatever theme/s you wish you will explore 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 that relates to you.

Materials will be provided all you need bring is enthusiasm and some found objects or materials from your own collecting.

Venue – Studio 844

Harpers Mill

White Cross

Lancaster

LA1 4XF

For more information or to book your place contact:

Priscilla at priscilla@priscillaedwards.co.uk