Sunday, 7 September 2014

Two new course - Contemporary Textiles and Patchwork and Quilting


Patchwork &   Quilting


Course info: Get started with Patchwork, fabric piecing and quilting. Learn all you need to complete your project. Course covers: Colour choices and Design elements, Simple patterns for quilt blocks, Stash buster ideas, Faux chenille, Quilting techniques, Finishing off with flair. Suitable for all levels.

Date: Friday 12th September for six weeks
Time: 10.00 -12.00
Cost: £60 for six sessions
What you need to bring: Sewing box, scissors, mat & roller cutter, threads, lace, embellishments, selection of fabrics preferably 100% cotton, sewing machine if you have one
Tutor: The Textile Tarts: Leah Watts 07886 548322 



Contemporary
Textiles

Course info: Using a selection of cottons and natural fibre fabric and paper we will take inspiration from all around us to colour and make marks.. There will be no right and wrong and you will be free to bind, stitch, wrap and wash with colour to your heart’s content.
Over the six weeks you will learn to print on, use resist techniques with fabric and paper, practice various ways of transferring images and using stitch, layer and work your fabrics into a collaged art quilt. No experience needed. Small friendly classes!

Date:  Thursday evenings starting Sept 11th for six weeks
Time:  7.00 – 9.00pm
Cost:  £60 for six 2 hour sessions. Small charge for dyes.

What you need to bring:  Sewing box, scissors, mat & roller cutter, beads, buttons, threads, lace, embellishments, selection of fabrics, white cotton sheet for dying, sewing machine if you have one.

Tutor:  Leah Watts 07886548322
 

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