Create an Embroidered Canvas

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16th January 2016

10-4pm

Using various fabrics, acrylic paints and machine stitch you will create a contemporary box canvas for your wall. During the day 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, no experience necessary just bring enthusiasm.

If you have a sewing machine that has a free stitch facility please bring to the workshop, if not please request a sewing machine when booking your place.

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

£60 per person

For more information contact Priscilla

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

http://www.priscillajones.co.uk

Mixed Media Wire Cutlery

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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

Wire Sculpture Workshop

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Wire cadge with stitched and printed figure.

Saturday 7th November

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 and other techniques and processes including fabric, wax and paint. No experience necessary. The Fee includes all materials, however you are asked to provide a pair of scissors, pliers and an apron.

£70 per person

Venue: Carbrooke Village Hall Church Rd Carbrooke Norfolk IP25 6SW

To book your place email – priscilla@priscillajones.co.uk or call

07816 886522

There is still time to book your place on next Saturdays ‘Wire Sculpture Workshop’!

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Saturday 26th September 10:30 – 3:30pm £50 per person + materials payable to the tutor on the day Explore the vast possibilities of working with wire and create your own 3D sculptures inspired by any theme you wish. You will … Continue reading

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.

Wire Sculpture Workshop

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Saturday 26th September  10:30 – 3:30pm

£50 per person + materials payable to the tutor on the day

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 and other techniques and processes including fabric, paper, wax and paint. No experience necessary.

Please bring with you: Apron, old scissors or wire cutters, fabric scissors, pliers if you have them, and light weight fabrics such as silks (either habiti or chiffon work best and old silk scarves are good), hand sewing threads. Also bring an idea to work from, this could be just a theme. If you wish you can also bring the following: old broken jewellery, bits of ceramics, collected oddments from the beach, bits of metal, buttons, haberdashery, trimmings, beads, buttons.
Wire will be available at £2 per pack and silk at £3.50 per pack.

Please bring a packed lunch, or make your own booking with
the Millstream Bistro on 01202 842258
Please note that most classes are held in the Learning Loft on the third floor accessed by three flights of stairs. Plans are in place to improve disabled access to classes, however this is subject to funding.

For more information about prices and booking your place please contact:

Walford Mill Craft Centre

Stone Lane

Wimborne

Dorset

BH21 1NL

Tel. 01202 841400

http://www.walfordmillcrafts.co.uk

There are still places available on my new 4 week course!!!!

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Paper, Wire & Stitch

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.

Sketchbooks

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