Mixed Media Wire Cutlery

Saturday 5th March 1.30-4pm

Explore the possibilities of making wire cutlery from fabric, wire and wax. 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: Platform Gallery and Visitor Information Centre
Station Road
Clitheroe
Lancashire
BB72JT

£28 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

Cotton Reel Flowers

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Saturday 5th March

10-12.30pm

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. They can be decorated however you wish using trimmings, buttons and hand-stitch. All abilities welcome and materials provided (except cotton reel).

Venue: Platform Gallery and Visitor Information Centre
Station Road
Clitheroe
Lancashire
BB72JT

£28 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

Lost & Found

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Thursday 5th November

10.30-4.30pm

Priscilla creates sculptures that draw upon her life long love affair with here vast collections of odd an curious objects. During this workshop, Priscilla Jones will share with you the creative techniques developed through her experimentation and process of making. You will make your very own 3D sculpture inspired by whatever theme you wish… using wire, wax, and found ephemera. You will learn a range of processes including how to construct a wire structure that can be in 3D or 2D using light weight wire and then work into this by creating a surface to hand stitch and embellish with 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. This is a perfect opportunity to develop ideas you may have started in previous workshops with Priscilla or you may wish to come along and learn a range of new and exciting techniques!

Venue: Platform Gallery and Visitor Information Centre
Station Road
Clitheroe
Lancashire
BB72JT

£60 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

Vintage Inspired Bobbin Brooch Workshops with Textile Artist Priscilla Jones

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Yay!!! Great news everyone I’ve been invited to run drop in workshops at this years Vintage by the Sea at The Midland Hotel in beautiful Morecambe check out http://www.vintagefestival.co.uk

Join Priscilla and make your very own vintage inspired brooch from wonderful wooden cotton reels! You can embellish them with lovely floral fabrics, old linen and lace, ribbon, buttons or beads.

All materials provided and no previous skills necessary all you need to bring along is your enthusiasm for vintage!

The cost of joining is just £5 per person and the workshops run all day from 11am so just drop by and join in.

Each workshop will take about 45-60 minutes.

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