Our Fabulous Silk Scarf Painting Workshops, are perfect for beginners and those with experience alike. The Covid protocols are in place to allow us to be creative in a safe and secure way.
The day is relaxed & structured and begins with an introduction to Silk, a demonstration of the way the beautiful professional dyes work, the methods of application and the process of fixing and finishing your wonderful creations, in the Shibori style.
Your tutor for the day will be Ruth Rutherford, a professional,
enthusiastic multi skilled designer, who will inspire and guide you,
to enable you to get the most from your day.
You will make practice samplers, experimenting with colour and technique.
You will try various styles of Shibori, being amazed at your results.
You will then create a beautiful, vibrant and luxurious silk scarf 114 x 28cm
to take home with you. There are a variety of sizes/shapes available.
IF THERE IS A GROUP OF FOUR FRIENDS THAT WOULD LIKE A DATE OF YOUR CHOOSING, PLEASE GET IN TOUCH TO DISCUSS. I AM HAPPY TO ACCOMMODATE WHERE POSSIBLE 😃
Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 4 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
The cost for the day is £49
and includes all basic materials.
Just bring yourself, your lunch and a pinny!
Please bring a pair of disposable gloves and a face covering,
to adhere to Government Guidelines
**There will be plenty of antibacterial sanitiser for your use**
5 hours (10:00am to 3:00pm)
This craft course provider has been awarded Gold status for receiving 10 or more 5 star ratings from previous students.
The Students' Choice award ensures that course providers get recognised for their efforts in the teaching and practice of UK craft.
They also allow tutors to gain valuable feedback on their courses and for new students to find the course that's right for them.
What a great course, we all thoroughly enjoyed it and created some amazing silks with Ruth's fantastic tuition, support and guidance. We would definitely recommend this course. Thank you.
Response from The Arty Silkworm:Hi Emily, I am so glad that you enjoyed your course. It was a pleasure to spend the day with you all, and your scarves were just beautiful; I hope you get many compliments!