Mixed Media Textile Master Class

Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th June 2017

10 – 4pm

Do you ever feel like you can’t find the inspiration you are looking for to develop your practice? Using a mixed media approach could be the way forward to enable your creativity to flow in a variety of new and exciting ways. Award winning artist Priscilla Jones has spent the last 20 years exploring the endless possibilities of working with both fabric and paper within her practice. Priscilla’s work remains firmly rooted in textiles but also encompassing a wealth of techniques and processes that focus on changing and manipulating materials.

During this workshop Priscilla will take you on a journey of discovery, experimenting and exploring the endless possibilities of working with a lots of different of techniques. These include how to use wax and paint to change surfaces and wire and stitch to create interesting joining’s and edge treatments for your papers and fabrics.

On day one you will start by exploring how to colour, paint, wax, manipulate and stitch your papers and fabrics together creating a variety of mixed media surfaces to use on day 2 to create a finished piece/s.

On day two you will explore how to manipulate your materials further and develop your ideas towards making a finished piece to be mounted and framed or applied to a canvas.

Venue: The Longhouse,
Old Newnham Farm,
Plympton,
Plymouth,
PL75BL

£150 per person

A lovely homemade lunch can be provided for you on request

To book contact Sheron King

Phone: 01752 291260/ 07795805520

Email: sheron@madhattersstudio.com

http://www.madhattersstudio.com

Mixed Media Master Class

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Lost & Found Mixed Media Sculpture workshop

Master Class with Priscilla Jones at Mad Hatters Studio

http://www.madhattersstudio.com

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Cup,Saucer & Spoon

Saturday & Sunday May 9th & 10th 2015

£150 per person

Priscilla creates sculptures that draw upon her life long love affair with here vast collections of odd and curious objects. During this two day workshop, Priscilla 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!

“I really enjoyed the course, thought it an excellent introduction to working with wire, wax and stitch and very satisfying to come away with some completed work” Jackie McGahan

To book contact Sheron King

Phone: 01752 291260/ 07795805520

Email: sheron@madhattersstudio.com

Delicious homemade lunches made with locally sourced produce at special introductory price of £8.50 per lunch payable with bookings

Lost and Found Mixed Media Sculpture workshop

Master Class with Priscilla Jones at Mad Hatters Studio

http://www.madhattersstudio.com

Saturday & Sunday May 9th & 10th 2015

£150 per person

 Wing Collar 72dpi

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Angel with Bird 72dpi

Priscilla creates sculptures that draw upon her life long love affair with here vast collections of odd and curious objects. During this two day workshop, Priscilla 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!

“I really enjoyed the course, thought it an excellent introduction to working with wire, wax and stitch and very satisfying to come away with some completed work”   Jackie McGahan

To book contact Sheron King

Phone: 01752 291260/ 07795805520

Email: sheron@madhattersstudio.com

Delicious homemade lunches made with locally sourced produce at special introductory price of £8.50 per lunch payable with bookings