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Bev Caleno – Textile Art and Machine Embroidery, Seascape at Old Bank Studios

Bev Caleno – Textile Art and Machine Embroidery, Seascape at Old Bank Studios

Duration: One day 10am - 4pm

Price: £59

Book with: Beverley Caleno
at Old Bank Studios

19 Kings Quay Street
CO12 3ER

About the Course

Start by painting a background on to silk, then use various coloured and painted fabrics to construct a seascape. Bev will help you through the process, concentrating on colour and aerial perspective. Complete the artwork with machine embroidery using various threads and stitches and gold leaf in the foreground

About your Tutor
Bev is joint owner of Old bank Studios along with husband Nigel and runs the separate textile studio which is fully equipped with high end sewing machines. This is what she says:

My background is in interior design and soft furnishing, for which I hold the highest level OCN and City & Guilds and am qualified to teach in adult education.

I am also a keen painter and over the years have enjoyed mixing it all up and exploring machine embroidery with mixed media.

I never stop experimenting and am privileged to have access to an endless source of materials and so many other talented artists and tutors

What you will need to bring
Sewing machine with a free motion darning foot (Use one one our top end machines by prior arrangement). Your usual sewing kit.

Suitable for all abilities.

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What's included in the price?

All Materials Included
Includes homemade lunch and refreshments

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Course Start Dates

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

  • Accessible by public transport
  • Disabled access
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Suitable for stag and hen dos
  • Teen friendly

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