Connie is offering Textile Taster Workshops as part of the Parndon MIll Summer School. The workshops will be held at Parndon Mill, Elizabeth Way, Harlow, Essex, CM20 2HP
FROM FLEECE TO FELT FABRIC
Mon 14th August, 1pm – 3 30pm £25 including materials
Felt making is an ancient craft, this workshop will be an opportunity to experience making felt by using colourful blended fleece to create a beautiful landscape.
TO DYE FOR
Tues 15th August, 1pm – 3 30pm £25 including materials
This Tie ‘N’ Dye exploration workshop will give you an understanding of a range of techniques leading to a variety of outcomes. There will be time to create a number of your own dyed samples. Connie will share a range of dyed cloth with you as inspiration.
SIT & STITCH
Thurs 17th August, 1pm – 3 30pm £25 including materials
An experimental workshop to explore ideas inspired by Japanese ‘Boro’ textiles, using thread and fabrics to hand stitch, patch or applique your own sample. Connie will provide visual inspiration and her own contemporary textile work as a starting point, no experience necessary.
In the workshops you will be shown a variety of examples to inspire you and will be guided through the processes, no experience necessary. For more information and to book a place please contact Connie – firstname.lastname@example.org