Art To Stitch
9:30 - 12:00 Just 3 Places Left, 10 week course
This is a 10 week course for those who are passionate about creative textiles. You will work with mix media techniques in fabric decorating to include some printing and dyeing, followed by stitching. We will use free hand and machine embroidery. Combined with experimental techniques and the use of a needle embellishing machine for felt work
The Beginning of the course will cover a variety of techniques using procion dyes .Support and guidance will be given to help you interpret images from photography , still life objects etc. From these stating points you will be able to produce lion block which you can then print onto painted cloth. The final process will be with hand or machine embroidery techniques into your work. The end product could be one of piece of art or something to be added to a cushion or change a lampshade at home by covering with new art work that you can produce on the course.