Morning 10.00am – 12.00 * Design – Squares and Oblongs
Explore the potential of these simple shapes and create designs to translate into stitching using decorated papers.
Please bring: a sketchbook or cartridge paper, tissue paper, papers that you have coloured or decorated yourself, scissors, pva glue and brush, Caran D’Ache crayons, a few gel pens or felt pens.
Afternoon 1.00 – 4.00pm ** Stitch – A Return to Darning
Painterly images may be created with this functional method of stitching. Weave a variety of coloured threads into loosely woven fabric to make a simple design. The technique lends itself to landscapes, seascapes or woodland imagery but also architectural shapes.
Please bring: A piece of loosely woven fabric, embroidery hoop, sewing kit, selection of threads to include thick, thin, matt and shiny.