Karen Platt

Contact Name: Karen Platt

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Apt 21 Cornwall Works
South Yorkshire
S3 8SJ

Karen Platt
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About Karen Platt

Karen is a fully qualified and experienced teacher of mixed media and quilting, for groups and individuals of any age. She is a hands-on designer maker of textiles, knitwear and quilts. Holding an Honours degree in Spanish and a Post-Graduate Certificate in Education, Karen develops unique e-courses in design, colour and texture.

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Art and Textile Inspiration Prompts
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Art and Textile Inspiration Prompts
Online on-demand course
£60
This new ecourse is aimed at artists and creatives who are stuck, in an artist's block, want to try something new or are looking for inspiration. The course is suitable...
Cathedral Windows quilting tutorial
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Cathedral Windows quilting tutorial
Online on-demand course
£15
A wonderful way to learn hand quilting with this interesting patchwork technique that is so versatile. The tutorial also teaches the sewing machine method as well as the hand stitched...
Colour confidence for quilters and textile artists
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Colour confidence for quilters and textile artists
Online on-demand course
£399
This unique eCourse can be taken wherever you live and is for all those interested in colour. It concentrates on using fabrics and fibres or mixed media not just paint....
Contemporary quilts 100 designs, layouts, ideas
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Contemporary quilts 100 designs, layouts, ideas
Online on-demand course
£120
Want to create contemporary quilts? Wondering what it is all about? Find 100 designs with alternative colourways, layouts and ideas plus tips and techniques from a hands-on quilt designer and...
Creative Quilting Online Course
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Creative Quilting Online Course
Online on-demand course
£120
Creative Quilting eCourse is a new way to develop your quilting and design skills. On the Creative Quilting eCourse, you will use the prompts provided to create your own quilts....
Design for patchwork and quilting online course distance learning
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Design for patchwork and quilting online course distance learning
Online on-demand course
£495
Learn all the principles of design and application to quilts. Design traditional or modern quilts. Discover how research enhances your design. Exercises, professional tips and tutor input guide you through...
Digital mark making for textiles and stitch from photos
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Digital mark making for textiles and stitch from photos
Online on-demand course
£60
A new ecourse for Digital Mark making on your computer. This course is for stitch and textile artists or indeed artists of any kind. If you think you cannot draw,...
Drunkard's path quilting tutorial
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Drunkard's path quilting tutorial
Online on-demand course
£15
My unique tutorial for this popular quilting technique. Includes step my step pictorial instructions and the best way to achieve accuracy. Two quilting patterns are given in this tutorial and...
Fabric Design in Photoshop Online
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Fabric Design in Photoshop Online
Online on-demand course
£40
Fabric design from your photos. Transform your photos into fabrics for quilting, sewing, art, posters and more. Create interesting fabric designs that are unique to you. Learn how to get...
First steps in patchwork and quilting online
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First steps in patchwork and quilting online
Online on-demand course
£199
eCourse Beginners Quilting and Patchwork. Join experienced quilting design teacher Karen Platt online to learn quilting and patchwork for beginners. Work at your own pace from home. This comprehensive ecourse...
Hand Embroidery Contemporary Creative Stitch
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Hand Embroidery Contemporary Creative Stitch
Online on-demand course
£325
Concentrating on contemporary stitch, this ecourse is 10 units long (each one is meant to last a month). It deals with design, colour, shape, scale, stitch and themes. Each unit...
Japanese folded patchwork hand stitching quilting technique
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Japanese folded patchwork hand stitching quilting technique
Online on-demand course
£15
Design and make tutorial. Learn how to make Japanese folded patchwork. Full instructions are given to learn this exciting hand stitched technique. A portable and fun quilting technique. Learn with...
Modern Quilting
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Modern Quilting
Online on-demand course
£250
Modern Quilting eCourse provides all you need to know to be a modern quilter. Quilting falls into two general categories, traditional and modern. This ecourse concentrates on modern quilting –...
Modern Quilts 100 designs, layouts and ideas
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Modern Quilts 100 designs, layouts and ideas
Online on-demand course
£120
Confused about quilting categories? Want designs to get started? This unique ecourse provides all you need to know about modern quilting. It consists of 100 modern quilt designs by quilt...
New and innovative photo techniques for quilters
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New and innovative photo techniques for quilters
Online on-demand course
£49.50
Tutorials for New and innovative PHOTOSHOP TECHNIQUES for quilters, photographers, artists and textile artists. This is a pdf ecourse containing 7 new tutorials techniques developed by me. * step-by-step techniques...
One Block Wonder Quilt Tutorial
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One Block Wonder Quilt Tutorial
Online on-demand course
£12
A pictorial pdf guide to this very interesting quilting technique from a hands-on quilter. Shows three sample quilts. Tips on accuracy, cutting layers, joining multiple seams.
Photoshop for textiles, photographers and artists
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Photoshop for textiles, photographers and artists
Online on-demand course
£295
This ecourse can be started at any time on any date. It is a distance learning course that you can access as many times as you like, when you like....
Pictorial quilts, 100 designs, layout ideas and techniques
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Pictorial quilts, 100 designs, layout ideas and techniques
Online on-demand course
£120
100 designs plus alternative colourways, layouts and techniques. Understand the difference between a pictorial and art quilt. Create your own quilts. All you need to know about making quilts with...
Transform your photos into art quilts
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Transform your photos into art quilts
Online on-demand course
£75
From photo to art quilt, an online ecourse to transform your own photos into quilt art. Learn how to get the best from Photoshop for fun or business in your...

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