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Appliqué courses, workshops and classes taught all across the UK. Appliqué is decorative, ornamental needlework in which fabric shapes are stitched or glued to a larger piece. Appliqué is French for 'to apply' and is used to create beautiful and exotic patterns on your table linen, bedding, clothing and more!
Textile Landscape Workshop in Dorset
Gold AWARD
(6)
Textile Landscape Workshop in Dorset
Dorset - Next course on 31st August 2019
£70
On this one-day course, the techniques of layering and stitching fabrics that I have developed will be used to build up a landscape. Learn how to use colour and texture to create depth, using a simple running stitch on either an electric or hand sewing machine. No specific sewing skills or sophisticated machines are needed for this technique but by incorporating drawing and painting, you will be sure of making original and unique work as well as learning a new approach. Please bring your own sewing machine if possible as...
Architectural homage freehand machine embroidery / applique creative workshop
Architectural homage freehand machine embroidery / applique creative workshop
Kent - Next course on 7th September 2019
£59
Ever wanted to use your craft skills to create a work of art that pays homage to that very special or much admired building in your life? If so, then this is the workshop for you! Join Artist Stacey Chapman for this one day course where we explore the craft of freehand machine embroidery. You will learn all of the basics, plus how to transfer a design from a photo, find the important 'lines' in your reference photograph, and make your own pattern that depicts your chosen building, to cut...
Beginning patchwork and quilting
Beginning patchwork and quilting
Surrey - Next course on 11th September 2019
£300
This patchwork and quilting course is designed to teach you how to make a sampler quilt from start to finish* All techniques are taught using a variety of block patterns followed by quilting by hand or machine and binding the edges to complete your quilt. Follow on classes at a reduced price are held combined with the Mytchett quilting group where members work on their own quilts using Material Girls patterns or from magazines or found in books and under the guidance of the tutors.
Textile Still Life Workshop
Gold AWARD
(4)
Textile Still Life Workshop
Dorset - Next course on 29th September 2019
£70
Learn the techniques that I have developed and use in making my still life textile work. Make your own patterns from favourite objects that you bring along (or from objects in my collection),working with painted and printed fabrics, layered and stitched in place to create vibrant and intricate arrangements. As in my landscape courses, no specific sewing skills or sophisticated machines are necessary but please bring a machine if possible, fabrics that particularly inspire you(I will also have a good supply of fabric available) and, of course, items that you...
Quilting workshop
Bronze AWARD
Quilting workshop
Greater London - Next course on 5th October 2019
£180
Learn how to make a patchwork quilt in this great super hands on workshop running over two days. This class is a great class to take after the beginners class as the sewing will be mostly straight lines and it will allow you to practice more seams and other skills learned in the beginners class. You will need to know how to handle a sewing machine for this class (thread up the machine independently) but it's very much still a class for beginners. You will cover design, measuring, cutting, the...
Stained glass for beginners and experienced artists
Bronze AWARD
Stained glass for beginners and experienced artists
Buckinghamshire - Next course on 27th October 2019
£250
The idea of making pictures with coloured glass, balanced with shapes and rhythm has fascinated generations. This course will introduce students to this amazing craft. Students learn the handling of tools and materials. Developing confidence from straight lines to curves on coloured glass. Projects will introduce the students to the basic techniques such as and to score, (cut), glass safely, copperfoil and traditional leadwork. This is a hands on practical course, with aspects of design and soldering. As with the Applique technique the student will be able to develop their...
Bud vases, buttons and tea lights in Porcelain with Gwen Bainbridge  - Textures in Ceramics : a 'Quirky Workshop' at Greystoke Craft Garden & Barns near Penrith and Ullswater- Cumbria
Platinum AWARD
(9)
Bud vases, buttons and tea lights in Porcelain with Gwen Bainbridge - Textures in Ceramics : a 'Quirky Workshop' at Greystoke Craft Garden & Barns near Penrith and Ullswater- Cumbria
Cumbria - Next course on 8th November 2019
£75
Buttons. Bud Vases and Tea Lights - Textures in Ceramics with Gwen Bainbridge. This day is suitable for all abilities. Much of Gwen's work is defined by the unique incorporation of textile pattern into her porcelain, making her work so unique and admired. Gwen will start the day by introducing you to porcelain clay, a beautiful material to work with; you are able to make quite fine pots as a complete beginner. You will learn how to roll the clay to a use-able thickness, then roll lace patterns of your...
Appliqué for beginners at the Mary Ward Centre (concessions available)
Silver AWARD
Appliqué for beginners at the Mary Ward Centre (concessions available)
Greater London - Next course on 8th November 2019
£96
Learn techniques of appliqué, explore colour and pattern, and create a beautiful textile collage. Who is this course for No previous experience or skills are required. Students from a variety of backgrounds and creative abilities would be suitable for this course. They should be interested and inspired by learning the technique of appliqué to create beautiful design and patterns in materials and stitch. What does this course cover Students will learn the textile craft of appliqué. They will develop design ideas considering pattern, colour and texture creating a collage which...
Freestyle stitching with Harriet Riddell
Platinum AWARD
(3)
Freestyle stitching with Harriet Riddell
Oxfordshire - Next course on 14th December 2019
£170
A stitch in line can be mighty fine! And for truly joyous and utterly charming examples of stitching then look no further than the artwork of Harriet Riddell (aka InStitchYou). Delightfully combining portraiture with the sewing machine, Harriet creates unique pieces of art that lovingly capture the essence and soul of their subject. Normally found stitching her way around the world on a peddle-powered sewing machine, we have persuaded her to come to the studio to teach a few lucky students how to stitch this curious world onto canvas. This...

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