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Gardens in Embroidery

Dates: 11th – 17th June 2017 After visiting local gardens on the first day to find inspiration for visual notes or photographs, you will learn how to make and use a workbook for personal advancement in textiles, design and embroidery … Continue reading

Surfaces for cloth – Dyeing School

Dates: 2nd – 8th July 2017 Dye and print techniques for surface design and embroidery A variety of fabric surface colouration techniques are explored in this course, including use of procion dyes, ink and paint. Painting cloth, screen and thermofax … Continue reading

Courses à la carte

Courses à la Carte If you are alone or in a group and none of our propositions suit you or your dates there may still be something that can be done……. For groups of four or more (up to 10) … Continue reading

Paper in Textile Art

Dates: 3rd – 9th July 2016 Masses of interesting techniques for an exciting and very full course all about paper in relation to textile and embroidered surfaces. Included in the course are different approaches for including paper in stitching and … Continue reading

Sea themes Workbook

Sea Themes Workbook Dates: 27th August – 2rd September 2016 Working with transparency on a  Sea theme   The course starts with a day on the Ile de ré exploring this wonderful seaside venue. Various materials are useful for working … Continue reading