• Manipulated Fabric Heart- Tutor Kate's Kloth's
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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About Your Workshop: Using the techniques demonstrated by Kate you will create a beautiful contemporary textured heart. Kate will show you how to manipulate fabrics and threads using a variety of techniques, some traditional and some innovative, to create depth and texture in your artwork.

Dates and Times:
Sat 18thSeptember 2021
10 – 4pm

Skill level: No experience necessary, this workshop is suitable for all.

Learning Curve: Kate will show you how to incorporate traditional techniques such as smocking, suffolk puffs and pleating along with innovative methods to create textures and tucks.These are combined with french knots to create a textured heart.

 You will need;

  • A background fabric – medium weight
  • A selection of similar coloured fabrics in different weights and textures, for example organza, cotton, silk, velvet etc
  • Soft ribbon/lace in your colour scheme, for example organza or silk ribbon (this is optional)
  • A range of hand embroidery threads
  • Machine sewing thread
  • Sewing kit (including needles (of various sizes), pins, scissors (preferably embroidery) etc)
  • Embroidery hoop – approx 6-8″
  • Lunch

Kate recommends choosing fabrics and threads that are complimentary colours.
Alternatively Kate can supply all the materials in a kit (£12.50 payable on the day) meaning you can just come along and start sewing!

Provided for you:



Cabus Village Hall, Lancaster New Road, Garstang, Lancashire, PR3 1WL, United Kingdom


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