• Mixed Media & Stitch - Tutor Priscilla Jones
    14/10/2017
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Booking Information: online payments are taken securely via PayPal – you do not need to have a Paypal account. If you prefer not to book and pay online, please call Linda or Rebecca on 01995 603363 or email linda@creativethreadworkshops.co.uk  to book your place.

About The Workshop…

You Will Learn
During the workshop you will explore how to create a mixed media canvas using machine embroidery to construct and embellish your piece.

You will create a variety of experimental fabrics using techniques including: mark making and hand printmaking and appliqué.

Using your prepared fabrics you will experiment with the process of assembling your canvas using stitch to create a finished image.

This is fantastic workshop for anyone who would like to explore a mixed media approach to stitched textiles, no mixed media experience necessary just bring enthusiasm.

 

 

Mixed Media & Stitch Workshop with Priscilla Jones

Mixed Media & Stitch Workshop with Priscilla Jones

 

Skill level
You will need to have some basic machine sewing experience.

 

Please bring

Leather Gloves - Mixed Media & Stitch Workshop with Priscilla Jones

Leather Gloves – Mixed Media & Stitch Workshop with Priscilla Jones

  • Sewing machine  (with free machine facility)
  • Also please make sure you bring all your machine feet and sewing machine instructions. General sewing equipment for your machine stitching
  • Spare machine needles and empty machine spools
  • An idea to work from this could be a photo, postcard, magazine cutting or sketchbook
  • Threads (machine and hand embroidery)
  • Fabrics of different qualities and weights, both patterned and plain
  • Light and medium weight cottons work best but any fabrics can be used.  Small pieces max of 12” x 12”  30cm x 30cm
  • Scissors
  • An apron or old shirt
  • Newspaper for protecting tables
  • Rubber gloves if you don’t like getting paint on your hands.
  • Cheap small decorator’s brushes
  • Jam jar for water
  • Hair dryer
  • Lace, ribbons, haberdashery
  • Buttons

 

The materials below will be supplied for you, but feel free to bring if you wish..

  • PVA Glue
  • Acrylic paints the cheap ones from places like ‘The Works’ they cost about a £1, poster paints or tester pots bring an assortment of colours for mixing
  • White Matt Emulsion Paint
  • Brushes
  • Baking Parchment
  • Yogurt pots/jam jars
  • Paint mixing trays or paper plates
  • Canvas
Priscilla Jones Mixed Media & Stitch textile workshop at Creative Thread Workshops

Priscilla Jones Mixed Media & Stitch textile workshop at Creative Thread Workshops

 

 

Venue:  

Address:
Croston Road, Garstang, PR3 1FL, United Kingdom