There are still places available…. come and join us!

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Paper, Wire & Stitch

Wednesday 19th August 2015

10.30 – 4.00pm

Explore the endless possibilities of paper, wire and stitch! You will learn how to colour, paint and wax different papers creating a variety of grounds using inks, dyes and pigments. You will experiment with wire, stitch and heat techniques to create a variety of textured surfaces. The aim of this course is to explore lots of possibilities and is for anyone who wants to push the boundaries and beyond.

Platform Gallery and Visitor Information Centre
Station Road
Clitheroe
Lancashire
BB72JT

£55 per person

For more information and to book your place contact Priscilla
on 07816 886522 or email her at priscilla@priscillajones.co.uk
http://www.priscillajones.co.uk

There are still places available…. come and join us!

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Mixed Media Workshop: Gardens & Birds

Saturday 22nd August 2015

10.00 – 4.00

£61.50 per person

During the workshop you will explore how to create a mixed media collage using gardens and birds as inspiration. You will create a variety of experimental papers using mixed media techniques: including, mark making and hand printed textures. Using your prepared papers you will experiment with the process of assembling your collage using hand and machine stitch to create a finished image. No previous sewing experience is necessary, however if you do have a sewing machine please bring one.

To view workshop http://www.alstonhall.com/courses/category.php?id=5931

To book your place contact Alston Hall quoting Course Reference: Course Reference: 5SJE5667X

Alston Hall
Alston Lane
Longridge
Preston
PR3 3BP

Tel: 01772 784661
Fax: 01772 785835

Email: alstonhall.general2@lancashire.gov.uk

http://www.alstonhall.com

Mixed Media Workshop: Gardens & Birds

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Saturday 22nd August 2015

10.00 – 4.00

£61.50 per person

During the workshop you will explore how to create a mixed media collage using gardens and birds as inspiration. You will create a variety of experimental papers using mixed media techniques: including, mark making and hand printed textures. Using your prepared papers you will experiment with the process of assembling your collage using hand and machine stitch to create a finished image. No previous sewing experience is necessary, however if you do have a sewing machine please bring one.

To view workshop http://www.alstonhall.com/courses/category.php?id=5931

To book your place contact Alston Hall quoting Course Reference: Course Reference: 5SJE5667X

Alston Hall
Alston Lane
Longridge
Preston
PR3 3BP

Tel: 01772 784661
Fax: 01772 785835

Email: alstonhall.general2@lancashire.gov.uk

http://www.alstonhall.com

 

 

Paper, Wire & Stitch

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Wednesday 19th August 2015
10.30 – 4.00pm

Explore the endless possibilities of paper, wire and stitch! You will learn how to colour, paint and wax different papers creating a variety of grounds using inks, dyes and pigments. You will experiment with wire, stitch and heat techniques to create a variety of textured surfaces. The aim of this course is to explore lots of possibilities and is for anyone who wants to push the boundaries and beyond.

Platform Gallery and Visitor Information Centre
Station Road
Clitheroe
Lancashire
BB72JT

£55 per person

For more information and to book your place contact Priscilla
on 07816 886522 or email her at priscilla@priscillajones.co.uk
http://www.priscillajones.co.uk

Wire Workshop with Love Wire

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The wonderful David Scragg is coming all the way up from Norfolk to deliver one of his amazing workshops in Silverdale this May…do share and spread the word!

“Love wire” is reviving the art of traditional wire work that originated in Slovakia over 300 years ago!

David will be showing you how to make a traditional wire basket . Add that french rustic look to your kitchen! All equipment is provided including Tea, Coffee etc. but bring your own lunch!

 Saturday 2nd May

10 am to 4.30 pm

£65 per person.

at the The Methodist Hall in Silverdale

For more info or to reserve your place,contact us by email info@lovewire.co.uk, through our website http://www.lovewire.co.uk or call Dave on 07989 605031

New!! New!! New!! for spring a 4 week course in Paper, Wire and Stitch

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with Artist Priscilla Jones
Wednesdays 13th/20th/ 27th May & 3rd June 2015
10-12.30pm

Explore the endless possibilities of paper, wire and stitch! You will learn how to colour, paint and wax different papers creating a variety of grounds using inks, dyes and pigments. You will experiment with wire, stitch and heat techniques to create a variety of textured surfaces. The aim of this course is to explore lots of possibilities and is for anyone who wants to push the boundaries and beyond.

Venue: Quaker Meeting House
Meeting House Lane Lancaster LA1 1TX

£70.00 per person

For more information contact Priscilla
on 07816 886522 or email her at priscilla@priscillajones.co.uk
http://www.priscillajones.co.uk

Vintage Inspired Workshops with Vintage Revival at Country Fest 2015

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Vintage Paper Bunting 10.30-11.30am

Use pretty vintage inspire papers to create stunning mini garlands of bunting. You can use your old scrap papers, fabrics and found materials to create strands of loveliness to grace your windows.

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Cotton Reel Flowers 11.45-12.45pm

You will create dainty flowers using wire, fabric and paper, this a great way to use all those old wooden cotton reels that we just can’t throw away. You can decorate them however you wish using trimmings, buttons and hand-stitch.

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Journal Making 2-3pm

An introduction to the art of journal making using found papers and ephemera.
You will explore the possibilities of creating lovely small and beautifully crafted books using a variety of papers!

All workshops cost £12 each if booking on the day or book in advance and get each one for just £10 ‘what a fantastic offer’

Saturday 30th & Sunday 31st May 2015

at

Country Showground

Crooklands

Kendal

LA7 7NH

To book your place contact Priscilla Jones at priscilla@priscillajones.co.uk

Wire Sculpture Workshop at the Platform Gallery…just a few places left! Book now to avoid disappointment!

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Saturday 21st February 2015

10.30 – 4.30pm

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!

Platform Gallery and Visitor Information Centre

Station Road

Clitheroe

Lancashire

BB72JT

£55 per person

For more information and to book your place contact Priscilla

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

http://www.priscillajones.co.uk

Sketch-book & Journal Making Workshop

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Wednesday April 8th 2015

10-4pm

Spend the day learning how to create scrap-books and journals out of your old fabrics, scrap paper/card and haberdashery. This is a great way to experiment with techniques such a stitch, collage and surface decoration to make something that is personal to you.

Once your range of sheets are complete you start the exciting process of putting your papers and fabrics together and learn how to assemble them into the form of a book.

You can make any size of scrap-book you wish and create it for a special purpose either to keep all those important bits and bobs you can never find a place for, perhaps a sketch book, or maybe a photograph album the choice is yours….! No experience necessary just bring enthusiasm.

£61.50 per person

To book your place contact Alston Hall quoting Course Reference: Course Reference: 4SJE4669X

Alston Hall
Alston Lane
Longridge
Preston
PR3 3BP
Tel: 01772 784661
Fax: 01772 785835
Email: alstonhall.general2@lancashire.gov.uk

http://www.alstonhall.com

Mixed Media Vintage Inspired Day

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Sketchbooks

25th February 2015

10am – 4pm

£55.00 per person

Create several different projects, all with a different technique, but with a vintage theme. We will use vintage inspired papers to create stunning mini garlands of bunting. Then create dainty flowers using wire, fabric and wax. Finally we will end the day creating lovely small and beautifully crafted books using found papers and ephemera.

To book your place contact Alston Hall quoting Course Reference: Course Reference: 4WJE2245X

Alston Hall
Alston Lane
Longridge
Preston
PR3 3BP
Tel: 01772 784661
Fax: 01772 785835
Email: alstonhall.general2@lancashire.gov.uk

http://www.alstonhall.com