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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 .

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The Coronation Hall

County Road

Ulverston

LA12 7LZ

www.tickettailor.com/events/thevintagevillagehall

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Beautiful Buttons

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Sunday 6th October 1.30 – 2.30pm

£6 per person including all materials

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 priscilla@priscillaedwards.co.uk or phone on 07816 886522

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The Coronation Hall

County Road

Ulverston

LA12 7LZ

For more information about the event click here Ulverston Knits & Stitches

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Book of Birds & Flowers Workshop

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Thursday 10th Oct 10.30 – 4:00 pm

£65 per person including all refreshments

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!

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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‘Nostalgia’ by Decorum

 

Decorum was established in 2017 and comprises of four textile artists all graduating from the BA Embroidery Degree at Manchester Metropolitan University. We are very exited to be showing at The Market Place with our touring exhibition ‘Nostalgia’.

Please join us for drinks and nibbles on Friday 3rd May 5-8pm

 Exhibition continues to 31st May 2019

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The Market Place

Market Sq

Stockport

SK1 1EU

@Decorumtextileartists

www.art.mmu.ac.uk/marketplace

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Sculptural Spoons

Saturday 23rd March 10.30 – 1.00pm

£30 per person including all materials and refreshments

Explore the possibilities of making wire teaspoons 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:

Contemporary Textile Fair 2019

Landmark Arts Centre

Ferry Road

Teddington

TW11 9NN

www.landmarkartscentre.org

For more information and to book your place Tel: 020 8977558

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New date added for ‘Mixed Media Embroidered Hanging Workshop’ next month!!!

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Tuesday 13th & Wednesday 14th November 10.30 – 4.00pm

£120 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. 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.

If you have a sewing machine with a free embroidery facility please bring along with you or request to borrow a machine when booking your place.

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

or

Christine at christinestanford2020@gmail.com

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We still have a couple of spaces left!!!

Mixed Media Wire Sculpture Workshop

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Saturday 6th Oct 10.30 – 4.30pm

£60 per person including all materials and refreshments

Priscilla will share with you the creative techniques developed through her own experimentations.
You will make your very own 3D sculpture inspired by whatever theme you wish… using wire, wax, and found ephemera – then 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.

Focus Gallery

108 Derby Road

Nottingham

NG1 5FB

For more information or to book contact Priscilla

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

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Mixed Media Embroidered Hanging Workshop

7th & 14th November 10.30 – 4.00pm

£120 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. 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.

If you have a sewing machine with a free embroidery facility please bring along with you or request to borrow a machine when booking your place.

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

or

Christine at christinestanford2020@gmail.com