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Open Up Sheffield 2020

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I’m delighted to have been invited to take part at Eclectic Studios for this years Open Up Sheffield. I will be exhibiting a range of sculptural and embroidered textile art plus demonstrating throughout the weekend.

If you are interested in seeing how my work is created this is the perfect opportunity to pop along, have a cup of tea and enjoy browsing in an informal setting.

I will be there the whole weekend so if you want to talk about joining one of my forthcoming workshops, booking me for a talk/workshop or commissioning me to make a special piece this is a great way to meet and chat!

11 – 4pm

8th – 10th May 2020

Eclectic Studios

67 Cobnar Road

Woodseats

Sheffield

S8 8QD

For more details please visit: https://openupsheffield.co.uk

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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

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 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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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 .

A Vintage Village Hall Event

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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

A Vintage Village Hall Event

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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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‘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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There are still a few places left on this workshop!

Mixed Media Embroidered Hanging Weekend

Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th March 10.30 – 4:00 pm

£130 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.

Day 1 – You will have a fun day experimenting with the possibilities of mixing media buy painting and printing on your fabrics ready to stitch together in your desired composition.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.

Day 2 – Priscilla will guide you through the process of creating an image from your painted and printed fabrics – drawing on her vast experience of combining colour, shape and texture. She will then demonstrate the joy of drawing with stitch to embellish your creations and share tips on how machine embroidery can add new surface qualities to your textile art!

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. Please bring your sewing machine with a free embroidery facility,  plus a collection of fabrics you wish to work with.  All other materials are provided in the course fee.

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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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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Mixed Media Sculpture Course

Sessions Start 29th January – 26th Feb 2019 (excluding 19th February) 

1-3pm

£90 per person including all refreshments

During this course Priscilla will share with you the creative techniques developed through her own experimentations and making. With more than 20 years experience in textile art Priscilla is the perfect person to show you all the skills necessary to make your very own 3D sculptures. Inspired by whatever theme/s you wish you will explore wire, wax, and silk to create structures that can be embellish with paper, buttons, beads and found ephemera. Priscilla will support you through the processes and techniques encouraging you to develop personal work that relates to you.

Materials will be provided all you need bring is enthusiasm and some found objects or materials from your own collecting.

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

 

 

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Mixed Media Embroidered Hanging Weekend

Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th January 2019

10.30 – 4.00pm

£140 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.

Day 1 – You will have a fun day experimenting with the possibilities of mixing media buy painting and printing on your fabrics ready to stitch together in your desired composition.

Day 2 – Priscilla will guide you through the process of creating an image from your painted and printed fabrics – drawing on her vast experience of combining colour, shape and texture. She will then demonstrate the joy of drawing with stitch to embellish your creations and share tips on how machine embroidery can add new surface qualities to your textile art!

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. Please bring your sewing machine with a free embroidery facility,  plus a collection of fabrics you wish to work with.  All other materials are provided in the course fee.

Venue: Redlees Studio

Redlees Park

Isleworth

TW7 6DW

For booking and more information contact Priscilla on 07816 886522 or email her at priscilla@priscillaedwards.co.uk

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Mixed Media Wire Sculpture Workshop

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