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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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Retracing Steps by Decorum & Friends

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Decorum was established in 2017 and comprises of 5 textile artists Priscilla Edwards, Val Jackson, Diana Morrison, Yvonne Noworyta and Christine Stanford, all graduating from the BA Embroidery and MA Textiles at Manchester Metropolitan University.

For this exhibition they are joined by 4 more mixed media artists, Elizabeth Couzins Scott, James Fox, Sally Payne and Rosie Wates.

All these artists have come together to explore personal journeys that trace intimate memories and individual narratives.

30th November 2019 – 9th February 2020

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The Haworth Art Gallery

Manchester Road

Accrington

BB5 2JS

Opening Hours: Tue – Fri 12 – 4.45 & Sat/Sun 12 -4.15

 

Artist workshops are running through Jan – Feb 2020

For more information please see www.facebook.com/decorumtextileartists

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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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Mixed Media Sculpture Workshop

Saturday 1st June 10.30 – 4.30pm

£70 per person including all materials and refreshments

Priscilla will share with you the creative techniques developed through her own experimentations. During the workshop you will make your very own 3D sculpture inspired by whatever theme you wish, using wire, wax, fabric and found ephemera – finishing off your beautiful piece with further embellishment including 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.

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Abi Jacksons Studio

Northampton

www.abijackson.com

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

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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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We still have some spaces left on this workshop!!!!

 

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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 by 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 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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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